Part 1 of the return of the new Ventriloquist! Batman decides to lend Zatanna a hand when a member of Gotham's underground threatens the magician's life--but can the show go on when Bruce Wayne himself gets kidnapped?
All in all, it was an enjoyable, if unremarkable, installment, with Dini offering nice characterization and artist Dustin Nguyen providing more of his stylistic pencil work (even though I still don't like the way he draws Batman's cowl). Read Full Review
Detective Comics #843 was a fun read. It is enjoyable to get to compliment Dini for his work on this title. I do think he is a talented writer and it sucked having to give him so many negative reviews over on Countdown to Final Crisis. Dini continues to impress with his ability to deliver compressed stories while building off of themes and plotlines from earlier issues. Read Full Review