DC fans have plenty to look forward to in 2019. The new year kicked off with the long-awaited return of the animated series Young Justice, which is now exclusive to the DC Universe app. Not only that, but the new season is introducing a new super-team with a long history in the DCU – the Outsiders.
Who are the Outsiders, and what sets them apart from teams like the Teen Titans and Justice League? Here’s everything you need to know about this group and how they might play into the new season of Young Justice…
The Outsiders Explained: The Basics
Some missions are too dangerous or politically sensitive for the Justice League to handle. When Batman needs a team willing to get its hands dirty, he brings in the Outsiders. The Outsiders are heroes who exist in the shadows. Whether because of their powers or their use of extreme force, they don’t fit in with the likes of Superman and Wonder Woman. Despite this, they’ve saved the world many times over. That’s remained true no matter how many changes and new incarnations this team goes through.