Beware the Batman #1

Beware the Batman #1

Writer: Ivan Cohen Artist: Luciano Vecchio Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: October 23, 2013 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 4
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DC Nation proudly presents: BEWARE THE BATMAN, a new, all-ages series! Bruce Wayne spent years learning crime-fighting techniques from his butler (and former secret agent) Alfred Pennyworth. Now hes ready to take on Gotham Citys criminal underground as the Batman!

  • 10
    PopMatters - shathley Q Nov 6, 2013

    It would be the worst kind of backhanded compliment to suggest a personal sense of eagerness at the prospect of Cohen getting a crack at for a real adult Batman in the pages of Detective say, or maybe Batman & Robin or even Batman. But that would be to disavow the great work done by Cohen on this title. Beware the Batman comes with the highest praise. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Razorfine - Alan Rapp Oct 31, 2013

    Artist Vecchio does a fair job in trying to adapt the show's sleek CGI-animated look to the printed page. The comic's continuity is a little perplexing as Katana seems to be Batman's fully-fledged partner (something hard won on the series over several weeks) but is still in possession of the Soultaker Sword. Small continuity issues like that aside, the first issue does a good job is selling the all ages Bat-book. Worth a look. Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    Shadowhawk's Shade - Abhinav Jain Oct 28, 2013

    A fun comic. It remains to be seen whether this will be solicited further for next week given recent developments. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Batman-News - Andrew Asberry Oct 24, 2013

    This was a solid debut for an all-ages bat-title. The folks involved did a terrific job of capturing the look and feel of the show and I think fans of the show need this book now more than ever what with Cartoon Network putting the series on hiatus until January. Maybe if this comic sells well enough the suits will think twice about canceling to ‘toon. Read Full Review

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