Here's a first look at the crossover between DC's the Justice League and Kuwait's Teeshkeel Comics' The 99. The first issue of the six-issue mini-series, from writers Stuart Moore and Fabian Nicieza with art by Tom Derenick will hit shelves in October.
Well, the fact that Xena the Warrior Princess was a popular show in the Middle East (was actually a popular attraction to show in Ramadan) as well as the Justice League cartoon, I don't think that's the case. At least not with 99's creator Naif Al Matuwa who doesn't come of as conservatives especially when Saudi Arabia tried to ban his comic because the female characters were wearing tight suits.
In fact here are pictures of 2 characters from an Egyptian comic book: