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Dispatchdcu reviewed Man of Steel #3 Jun 18, 2018
8.5

Welcome to the Oblivion Bar where the first round is on me and the pretzels are free! Be warned: like the pickled eggs at the bar, this issue is going to get SPOILED rotten.

Man of Steel was very straightforward this week, which can be a great thing. Why? Because we get answers..... maybe not to everything but some things... definitely. I still want to know who visited Clark, Lois, and more

Man of Steel #3

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Ryan Sook
Released: Jun 13, 2018

The merciless killer and zealot calling himself Rogol Zaar has searched the cosmos for Superman-and when he reaches the Fortress of Solitude, his actions will cut Superman to the core.

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blackmanta221 rated Doomsday Clock #5 Jun 18, 2018
8.0

Doomsday Clock #5

By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Released: May 30, 2018

The Comedian lives! The Mime and Marionette loose in Gotham City! Rorschach is locked in the bowels of Arkham Asylum! Secrets will be revealed as the Doomsday Clock ticks on...

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blackmanta221 rated Doomsday Clock #4 Jun 18, 2018
9.5

Doomsday Clock #4

By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Released: Mar 28, 2018

The series you thought you'd never see reaches its fourth issue with a shocking revelation about the aftermath of Ozymandias' actions and how they reach into even the darkest corners of the DC Universe. Don't miss the latest chapter by the acclaimed team of writer Geoff Johns and artist Gary Frank!

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blackmanta221 rated Action Comics #865 Jun 18, 2018
10

Action Comics #865

By: Geoff Johns, Jesus Merino
Released: May 28, 2008

Take a look inside the mind of one of Superman's strangest and most twisted adversaries as the original Toyman, Winslow Schott, returns to Metropolis. Plus, an alien who is everything Superman isn't is heading towards Earth. And he's not alone.

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7.5

Dark Nights: Metal #3

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Oct 11, 2017

Superman is pulled into the mystery of the Dark Multiverse while the Justice League follows the trail to a weapon that could keep the forces of the Dark Multiverse at bay!

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8.0

Dark Nights: Metal #2

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Sep 13, 2017

As Superman and Wonder Woman hunt for a missing ally, Batman investigates a mystery spanning centuries. When the World's Greatest Detective discovers a foe even greater than the Justice League could possibly imagine, will Earth's heroes be ready?

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8.0

Dark Nights: Metal #1

By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
Released: Aug 16, 2017

The superstar BATMAN team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo reunite for a massive, universe-spanning event!
DARK DAYS: THE FORGE and THE CASTING hinted at dark corners of reality that have never been seen till now! Now, as DARK NIGHTS: METAL begins, the Dark Multiverse is revealed in all its devastating danger-and the threats it co...

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8.0

Dark Days: The Forge #1

By: Scott Snyder, Andy Kubert
Released: Jun 14, 2017

DARKNESS COMES TO THE DC UNIVERSE WITH THE MYSTERY OF THE FORGE! Aquaman, The Flash and more of DC's pantheon of heroes suspect Batman of hiding a dark secret that could threaten the very existence of the multiverse! It's an epic that will span generations-but how does it connect to the origins of one of DC's most legendary heroes?
The great c...

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7.5

Dark Days: The Casting #1

By: Scott Snyder, Andy Kubert
Released: Jul 12, 2017

The Joker's surprise attack threatens to lay waste to all of Batman's carefully laid plans. Will the Dark Knight be able to regain the trust of his closest allies, Green Lantern and Duke, and prevent the forces of darkness from consuming the DC Universe?! Will Hawkman's warning stop our heroes from peering into the abyss? The great comics event of ...

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5.0

Dark Knights Rising: The Wild Hunt #1

By: Scott Snyder, Doug Mahnke
Released: Feb 14, 2018

Continued from the pages of the bestselling DARK NIGHTS: METAL! The Dark Knights ride through the farthest reaches of the Multiverse to track down the unlikeliest of teams: The Flash, Cyborg, Raven and Detective Chimp. The mission: keep these heroes from completing their desperate quest to save all of existence! Plus, Challengers' Mountain crackles...

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blackmanta221 rated Justice League #1 Jun 15, 2018
8.5

Justice League #1

By: Scott Snyder, Jim Cheung
Released: Jun 6, 2018

"THE TOTALITY" part one! A brand-new era begins here! Comics legends Scott Snyder and Jim Cheung launch the Justice League into a cosmos-shaking mystery that will draw out their most terrible foes...in ways our heroes couldn't possibly imagine! In this debut issue, Martian Manhunter struggles to protect the team from an incoming threat that will sh...

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blackmanta221 rated Man of Steel #2 Jun 15, 2018
8.0

Man of Steel #2

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Evan Shaner
Released: Jun 6, 2018

With an arsonist loose in Metropolis, Superman's powers are almost useless in finding the culprit. And back at the Daily Planet, everyone wants to know what's going on with Lois Lane. How can Clark hold on to the secret of what happened to Lois and Jon much longer?

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blackmanta221 rated Man of Steel #1 Jun 15, 2018
8.0

Man of Steel #1

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Ivan Reis
Released: May 30, 2018

A new era begins for Superman as a threat from his earliest origins reemerges to destroy the Last Son of Krypton. As Superman struggles to come to grips with what has happened to his wife and son, he must also face a new threat that's determined to burn down Metropolis!

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blackmanta221 rated Bane: Conquest #11 Jun 15, 2018
7.0

Bane: Conquest #11

By: Chuck Dixon, Graham Nolan
Released: May 30, 2018

The penultimate issue of this year-long event starts and ends with action, as Bane and his company of villains invade Kobra's mountain stronghold with the aim of kidnapping the infant Naja-Naja. But one of Bane's newfound allies is actually his oldest enemy: Batman! The globe-spanning, universe-rocking gangster epic begins its climax here! Who will...

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blackmanta221 rated Bane: Conquest #10 Jun 15, 2018
3.5

Bane: Conquest #10

By: Chuck Dixon, Graham Nolan
Released: Mar 7, 2018

To take on Kobra on its own turf, Bane will need an army. But what he needs and what he has are two different things...and what he has is twelve damned souls willing to follow him into Hell for a billion-dollar payday. But first they must be battle-tested and Bane-approved. And what better test than the abduction of one of Kobra's elite? The action...

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blackmanta221 rated Bane: Conquest #9 Jun 15, 2018
5.0

Bane: Conquest #9

By: Chuck Dixon, Graham Nolan
Released: Feb 7, 2018

Bane is going to war! And to take down Kobra in their lair, he's going to need an army. Travel around the world with the Man Who Broke The Bat as he assembles his own dirty half-dozen of faces familiar and new. Who has the stuff and who can he trust? The breakneck pace continues as co-creators Chuck Dixon and Graham Nolan raise the stakes for Bane ...

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blackmanta221 rated Bane: Conquest #8 Jun 15, 2018
8.0

Bane: Conquest #8

By: Chuck Dixon, Graham Nolan
Released: Dec 6, 2017

By trying to abduct the infant Naja-Naja, Bane has made an enemy of Kobra. And the cult won't stop until he's dead. A global manhunt for the Man Who Broke the Bat begins but he's not one to run or hide. With his trusted comrades Bird, Trogg and Zombie he plots a strategy to take the fight to the underworld empire run by Valentina. Bane's original c...

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blackmanta221 rated Bane: Conquest #7 Jun 15, 2018
8.0

Bane: Conquest #7

By: Chuck Dixon, Graham Nolan
Released: Nov 1, 2017

Bane and his crew set out on a global hunt for a newborn baby. The happy event is the birth of the new spiritual leader of Kobra - and whoever gets to the baby first holds the power of the world's largest criminal empire. The man who broke the Bat turns surrogate daddy to the world's most wanted infant! The mayhem continues as this gangster epic ex...

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blackmanta221 rated Bane: Conquest #6 Jun 15, 2018
7.0

Bane: Conquest #6

By: Chuck Dixon, Graham Nolan
Released: Oct 4, 2017

Why did it have to be snakes? If you're setting out to build a global criminal empire, you're bound to cross paths with Kobra eventually!
RATED T+

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7.5

Justice League: No Justice #4

By: Scott Snyder, Francis Manapul
Released: May 30, 2018

The epic finale that everyone will be talking about! After the unimaginable happens, the DCU must band together to defend Earth from annihilation. Before the end, new alliances will be forged...and some heroes will be lost forever. Don't miss the event that will set the stage for the Justice League in 2018 and beyond!

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6.5

Justice League: No Justice #3

By: Scott Snyder, Francis Manapul
Released: May 23, 2018

Starfire makes a crushing discovery, Beast Boy uncovers a shocking betrayal, and Cyborg and Wonder Woman are forced to make decisions that will have devastating repercussions for all four teams... and potentially for those they left behind on Earth.

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7.5

Justice League: No Justice #2

By: Scott Snyder, Francis Manapul
Released: May 16, 2018

The teams arrive at Brainiac's home world to find it already in chaos. Only by splitting up and journeying to the four cosmic trees of Colu will they have any hope of saving the planet...but what's waiting for them will test the true mettle of their new alliances!

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8.5

Justice League: No Justice #1

By: Scott Snyder, Francis Manapul
Released: May 9, 2018

DARK NIGHTS: METAL left the DCU transformed in ways both terrifying and wondrous-and only the Justice League is strong enough to face the threats to come...or are they? Four giant beings comprised of the universe's major energies-Mystery, Wonder, Wisdom and Entropy-who sustain their life force by devouring planets are on their way to destroy the pl...

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blackmanta221 rated Deathstroke #32 Jun 15, 2018
7.0

Deathstroke #32

By: Christopher Priest, Carlo Pagulayan
Released: Jun 6, 2018

"BATMAN VS. DEATHSTROKE" part three! When a retired superhero gets caught in the crossfire between the World's Greatest Detective and the DCU's most deadly assassin, could an entire legacy be wiped out? Lines are crossed when Deathstroke and Batman's feud takes its darkest turn yet - and there's no going back!

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blackmanta221 rated Deathstroke #31 Jun 15, 2018
8.5

Deathstroke #31

By: Christopher Priest, Carlo Pagulayan
Released: May 2, 2018

"DEATHSTROKE VS. BATMAN" part two! The war between Deathstroke and Batman escalates when the Dark Knight foils one of Deathstroke's assassination attempts! Meanwhile, a mysterious package brings Commissioner Gordon to Bruce Wayne's doorstep, and Adeline Kane - Slade Wilson's ex - sets her sights on Batman!

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blackmanta221 rated Deathstroke #30 Jun 15, 2018
8.0

Deathstroke #30

By: Christopher Priest, Carlo Pagulayan
Released: Apr 4, 2018

"Deathstroke vs. Batman" part one! Beginning this month, a six-issue series-within-a-series featuring the ultimate showdown between DC's fiercest rivals! When Batman discovers a mysterious package containing DNA test results proving that he is not Damian Wayne's biological father, the Dark Knight sets his sights on his son's true father-Deathstroke...

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blackmanta221 rated Deathstroke #29 Jun 15, 2018
9.0

Deathstroke #29

By: Christopher Priest, Diogenes Neves
Released: Mar 7, 2018

"Chinatown" finale! Deathstroke takes on China's New Super-Man, the massively powerful Dr. Ikon and even members of his own team! It's an action-packed climax that brings the events of the entire series full circle as both heroes and villains struggle with the question of how to stop the World's Deadliest Assassin once and for all!

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4.0

Batman and the Signal #3

By: Scott Snyder, Cully Hamner
Released: Apr 25, 2018

As the sun sets, chaos erupts and the Bat-Family jumps into action to help the Signal (a.k.a. Duke Thomas) against the mysterious Gnomon and his minions. While his allies keep the battle going on the streets, Duke must go above and beyond to track down the malicious man who has single-handedly caused the dangerous boom in meta-activity in the Narro...

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2.5

Batman and the Signal #2

By: Scott Snyder, Cully Hamner
Released: Feb 21, 2018

As Bruce Wayne fulfills his corporate duties at Wayne Industries, Duke Thomas (a.k.a. the Signal) embraces his role as Gotham City's daytime protector while battling a deadly new rogues gallery. Could these teenage villains be connected to the recent metahuman population boom in the Narrows? To find out, the Signal must learn to work with a differe...

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3.0

Batman and the Signal #1

By: Scott Snyder, Cully Hamner
Released: Jan 3, 2018

Batman may own the night, but with new villains emerging during the day he needs an ally to defend the city when he can't. Only one teen is up to the challenge, Duke Thomas. After months of training, he's ready to step out of the shadow of the bat to become his own kind of hero. Meet Gotham City's newest protector: The Signal! Spinning out of adven...

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