A post entitled ; ) and equipped with a classic Dark Knight sequence on coming back to life would seem to suggest that Comics Alliance is coming back from the dead after being shut down by AOL about a month ago.
And in case you were wondering if that was a late April Fools, this tweet from former (and present and future) editor in chief Joe Hughes would seem to ail it down:
— Joe Hughes (@JoeHughes28) May 20, 2013
While details are forthcoming, one might guess that the outcry about a popular, award-nominated website that was making money being shut down maybe reached the ears of some people with common sense at AOL.
Whatever it means, congrats to the CA crew on finding a way forward.
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.