(W/A/CA) Shiori Teshirogi. From mangaka Shiori Teshirogi (Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas) comes a new series starring Batman and the Justice League. Currently being serialized in the monthly Japanese anthology Red* the story focuses on a young boy who comes to Gotham City from Japan. He's trying to solve the mystery of what happened to his scientist parents after their disappearance following a factory explosion a year earlier. As it turns out* the factory was owned by Lex Luthor* who has now teamed with The Joker. Together* they plan on using the research of the boy's parents to tap into a mystical* all-powerful* worldwide energy source. But for what purpose? It's a bigger challenge than Batman can handle on his own* so he's going to need some help from the League. This series will be published in the original manga right-to-left format.