One of the Dark Knight's most ruthless foes returns to Gotham City ready to resume business and settle old scores. Both Batman and Bruce Wayne find themselves at odds with the dirty bird as Penguin feathers a new nest with lies, deceit and murder!
This issue of Detective Comics was a huge pick-me--up from last issue's blatant sexist artwork. Indeed, Dini shows Batman interacting as a gentleman with two powerful women, and none of them offer the hint of being doormats for misogynists, nor do they writhe in scraps of clothing. Delightful. Read Full Review
Detective Comics #824 was a well written and entertaining read. However, the one-shot format is starting to wear thin with me. I hope that Dini starts to build to some sort of multi-issue story arc. At any rate, due to Dini's one-shot format, this is an easy title for new readers to jump on and give it a try. Read Full Review