Jack Kirby’s Manhunter is Returning for His Birthday

Jack Kirby’s classic character of the Manhunter is returning to comics.

For Jack Kirby‘s birthday, Manhunter is coming back for a one-shot comic book. DC Comics has announced a series of one shots in celebration of the creator. The first one features one of his classic character getting pushed to his limits when crime has overwhelmed the city.

The character first appeared in Police Comics #8 before being given his own series between 1949 and 1950. After a while, the character’s name was attributed to all kinds of characters in the DC landscape. Most notably was the Manhunters army which played a major villain for the Green Lanterns.

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