Doom Patrol #17

Writer: Keith Giffen Artist: Matthew Clark Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: December 1, 2010 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 3
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A man walks into a talent agent's office. No, wait, that's not how this one goes; let's start again. A Robotman walks into a murderous family's moving castle. He witnesses mayhem, torture, bloody death, and a hell of a party. So what do you call an act like that? Join us as the Doom Patrol meetsThe Aristocrats!

  • 7.5
    Comic Book Bin - Koppy McFad Dec 10, 2010

    The detailed and luxurious art serves the story well, giving a foreshadowing of the dark decadence of the threat facing the Patrol. But it could have been a little more dynamic. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comic Book Resources - Doug Zawisza Dec 5, 2010

    There is a great deal to take in in every single issue of the Doom Patrol, and this issue is no exception. Giffen made a vow to introduce new characters in every issue and has made good on that promise, all the while adding classic Doom Patrol pieces to the mix, thickening the legacy this book carries, and offering a very good, consistently high quality read. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Weekly Comic Book Review - Minhquan Nguyen Dec 6, 2010

    Though previous issues remained true to Doom Patrol spirit, exploring the trauma and twists of superpowers and those that have them, this issue seemed to break away to dwell on the bureaucratic logistics of the teams world. The next issue will have to pump a lot of energy into the story to make this somewhat dull departure seem worthwhile. Read Full Review

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