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Zatanna Is Going To Wizarding School In New Title

Written by Tim Midura on Friday, August 18 2017 and posted in News with Benefits

Zatanna Is Going To Wizarding School In New Title

Not that wizarding school. A different one.

Source: DC Comics

DC Comics is founding the new magic school MYSTIK U, in a new prestige-format limited series written by Alisa Kwitney and drawn by Mike Norton. The series will reimagine ZatannaSebastian FaustEnchantressSargon The Sorceror and new addition Pia Morales as university students who all discover they can perform real magic. 

In an interview with DC, Kwitney touched on that other famous magic school and MYSTIK U's villain.

There is definitely a villain, but there's also an exploration of the villain's journey. One of the things I always loved about Harry Potter was the unfolding of the story of the young Tom Riddle and how he came to be Lord Voldemort. If I could ask J.K. Rowling to write a book for me, it would be the complete tale of Tom Riddle's school days at Hogwarts.

And how does Kwitney set this magic school apart?

Well, that other school doesn't have the House of Mystery or the House of Secrets on its campus! That's one difference!

See the solicit info below.



Leave the world of the mundane behind and step through the magical doors of Mystik U! After a tragic accident, a young Zatanna Zatara, under the guidance of Rose Psychic, enrolls in a mysterious university that teaches its students how to master their unique brands of magic. Will Zatanna fit in with her new classmates (Enchantress, Sargon the Sorcerer, Faust and more!) and unlock her true potential? Find out in this exciting bimonthly miniseries from novelist Alisa Kwitney (DESTINY) and Mike Norton (Revival, Runaways)!

On sale NOVEMBER 29 • 48 pg, FC, 1 of 3, $5.99 US • RATED T+


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