From Sesame Street to Avenue Q to the “Smile Time” episode of Angel, puppets have been known to make everything better — though they’re making Zatanna’s life harder in her title’s current story arc, continued in next week’s Zatanna #9. Courtesy of DC Comics, a preview follows after the jump.
Written by PAUL DINI
Art by CLIFF CHIANG
Cover by STEPHANE ROUX
“Pupaphobia” continues with Zatanna discovering a memory long repressed from her childhood on the road… the memory of the night that sadistic puppeteer Oscar Hempel tried to kill her! But while she thought her father’s magic cut Hempel’s strings long ago, he’s back and out for vengeance — and Zee may have no choice but to reverse his curse and set him free to kill again!
On sale JANUARY 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US