Batman: Universe #4

Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Artist: Nick Derington Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: October 9, 2019 Cover Price: $4.99 Critic Reviews: 10 User Reviews: 17
8.4Critic Rating
8.7User Rating

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Available to comics shops for the first time! Batman and Green Lantern have followed the trail of Vandal Savage back to the Old West-and right into an encounter with Jonah Hex! But before they can stop Savage from finding the mysterious Fabergé egg, Green Lantern disappears-and Batman lands back where his story began: Crime Alley! Originally published in BATMAN GIANT #9 and #10.

  • 10
    ComicBook.com - Chase Magnett Oct 9, 2019

    Each installment of Batman: Universe continues to thrill in a variety of ways marking it as the must-read Batman comic to read 2019. There's simply nothing better out there. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Oct 9, 2019

    With Batman Universe #4, two-thirds of the way into Batman Universe, I can safely say this team-up adventure is easily the best comic Bendis has written in years, and maybe one of the best of his career. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Dark Knight News - Steve J Ray Oct 9, 2019

    I love this title, and after that cliffhanger I cannot wait for issue #5. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    Fortress of Solitude - Neilan Adams Oct 9, 2019

    Batman Universe #4 is a fun-filled adventure and a pleasant romp through time and space. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Multiversity Comics - Beau Q. Oct 14, 2019

    Look, if "Batman Universe" #4 ain't what'cher lookin' for round these parts, then you might not be into modern renditions of DC Classic, which ain't nothin' wrong,"just gotta ask yourself why not? Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    The Batman Universe - David Finn Oct 9, 2019

    A good, solid Batman-centric comic book. A good advertisement for DC and the Batman universe of characters! This title goes from strength to strength. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    But Why Tho? - Lizzy Garcia Oct 9, 2019

    My only gripe with the issue is in the last few pages there is tonally shift that makes it very different from the rest of the series. As much as I loved the final page, it is much darker and alludes to much more depressing themes than anything else previously explored in the series. That being said, it is still an excellent issue and the book that marks the end of the arc. However, the story will pick back up with a new series next month. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Sequential Planet - Pashtrik Maloki Oct 10, 2019

    Despite some problems, it's one of the most fun Batman stories I've read in a while. Highly recommended. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Batman-News - Jay Yaws Oct 9, 2019

    This is an entertaining romp that makes Batman and Green Lantern cowboys and also has a fight with a bunch of ninjas. While it may not be a story that's meant for everyone, it's definitely a book that is meant for someone, even if that someone is me. The dialogue is sharp and snappy, and the visual storytelling is absolutely amazing, from the pencils to the coloring to the lettering. Batman: Universe is one of the most entertaining books on the stands, and one that I look forward to reading each month for the sheer thrills it provides. As an entertainment, issue 4 here does not disappoint. Read Full Review

  • 7.8
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Oct 9, 2019

    Nick Derington is offering some impressive visuals in this issue. The art is expressive, detailed and exciting. Read Full Review

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