Birds of Prey #62

Writer: Gail Simone Artist: Ed Benes, Cliff Richards Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: September 22, 2010 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 3
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There's trouble brewing for the Birds! Still recovering from her last battle, Black Canary heads to China on a mission and runs into the dangerous Lady Shiva, who has an agenda of her own. Meanwhile, the information Oracle feeds out to her various heroes starts going strangely and dangerously awry.

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    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Jan 2, 2004

    The Black Canary travels to Hong Kong to pay a visit to her dying sensei where she discovers another former student of this man was Lady Shiva who has also arrived to pay her respects. Now this sounds like the set up for a fairly exciting fight between two of the more formidable hand-to-hand combatants in the DCU, but aside from a heated opening exchange of dialogue the two women look to be more or less on the same side, and the murder of their sensei by a third female hand-to-hand combat expert looks like next issue is going to be a regular royal rumble. In fact all we need in a crossover with Marvel where Elektra, the Black Widow, and Lady Deathstrike make appearances and we would have the female kung-fu fight to end all female kung-fu fights. As it stands this is a somewhat enjoyable exercise that seems to be heading toward what promises to be a fairly exciting showdown between two of the more serious minded combatants in the DCU, with Dinah caught in the middle. As for Oracle's sub Read Full Review

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