New 52 Justice League Gets Animated...In a New Target Ad

by Russ Burlingame

New 52 Justice League appear in Target AdBillionaire Bruce Wayne can't foot the bill for your kid's birthday party--but he'll use his batarang to help swing up over top of congested aisles at Target in a new, 30-second ad that features the New 52 Justice League assembled for the first time in full-animated glory.

They do sidestep thorny casting issues by having Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman, Green Lantern, The Flash, Cyborg and Aquaman do their business silently through the spot--although it's not clear whether that's Wonder Woman telling the woman at the center of the commercial "I love your boots" or the other way round. Maybe someone with better eyes than ours can tell whose lips are moving?

You can check it out embedded below.

By Russ Burlingame

Russ Burlingame has been covering comics and pop culture since 1999. He has written for WIZARD: THE COMICS MAGAZINE, Comic Related, Newsarama, and more before settling in for the long haul at ComicBook.com back in 2011.