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YourGreenMuse reviewed Batman #60 Dec 5, 2018
4.0

(This is just an aside and won't affect the issue's score, but can we please get better covers on this series? It's Batman. Why are the covers so lazy?)

This issue and its quality is kind of dependent on whether you've felt that this all has been earned. And I don't. Batman going around beating people to find out about Bane isn't exactly something he's never done before. So I don't see more

Batman #60

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 5, 2018

Batman takes on a new partner, and it's...the Penguin? After rejecting Bane's crime-boss co-op, Cobblepot finds himself in the crosshairs of some very teed-off villains. The feathered felon turns to his old foe to snitch on Bane's scheme, but has to prove his intentions to avoid a Bat-beatdown. Along the way, this Gotham odd couple begins to bond-c...

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Synthozoid - Dec 6, 2018

I respectfully disagree with your assessment of this issue

YourGreenMuse - Dec 7, 2018

That's nice

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waltgator93 reviewed Batman #60 Dec 5, 2018
5.5

Feel like a bit of continuity is off with some of the characters that we’ve seen in other books. The dialogue and the art work was eh. At least only part that really got me was the cliffhanger! Feel like now we are going full throttle for Banes plans. I’m very curious to next issue on their interactions.

Batman #60

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 5, 2018

Batman takes on a new partner, and it's...the Penguin? After rejecting Bane's crime-boss co-op, Cobblepot finds himself in the crosshairs of some very teed-off villains. The feathered felon turns to his old foe to snitch on Bane's scheme, but has to prove his intentions to avoid a Bat-beatdown. Along the way, this Gotham odd couple begins to bond-c...

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Synthozoid - Dec 6, 2018

I enjoyed this book, I'm sorry you spent your money on it and still disliked the issue.

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MKW69 reviewed Batman #60 Dec 5, 2018
4.5

Penguin stuff was fine. But rest of it? Bruce just keeps beating up villains, ask League for assistance! Also Gordon, Batman a lot worse, than just random attacks, they're villains, If he would attack random people then It would be interesting. Also the ending, would be good, but Alfred doesn't know that Flashpoint Batman is Thomas.

Batman #60

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 5, 2018

Batman takes on a new partner, and it's...the Penguin? After rejecting Bane's crime-boss co-op, Cobblepot finds himself in the crosshairs of some very teed-off villains. The feathered felon turns to his old foe to snitch on Bane's scheme, but has to prove his intentions to avoid a Bat-beatdown. Along the way, this Gotham odd couple begins to bond-c...

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myconius reviewed Batman #60 Dec 5, 2018
2.0

WOW was this BAD!!
i’m unconvinced of any of this. it all just feels so forced and very very silly.

(((((spoilers)))))

Gordon talks like an idiot.
“Pat, can you get Harvey in here? i want to talk the Freeze case. recent one please. the one where Batman just kept hitting him.”
who talks like this?

meanwhile on a rooftop, Batman idiotically yells more

Batman #60

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 5, 2018

Batman takes on a new partner, and it's...the Penguin? After rejecting Bane's crime-boss co-op, Cobblepot finds himself in the crosshairs of some very teed-off villains. The feathered felon turns to his old foe to snitch on Bane's scheme, but has to prove his intentions to avoid a Bat-beatdown. Along the way, this Gotham odd couple begins to bond-c...

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myconius - Dec 8, 2018

it just feels so overly forced.

Darkseid24 - Dec 9, 2018

It does indeed.

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Quinn reviewed Batman #60 Dec 5, 2018
3.0

More of the same. Batman using violence instead of brains. Beating ex-Arkham prisoners, who back up Bane’s story.

Penguin is being guarded by Alfred. They fill up space talking poems. Commissioner Gordon is through with Batman and we learn KGBeast is alive because he was under watch by Russian officials.

Story ends with Alternate Batman (Thomas Wayne, I think) clocking Bru more

Batman #60

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 5, 2018

Batman takes on a new partner, and it's...the Penguin? After rejecting Bane's crime-boss co-op, Cobblepot finds himself in the crosshairs of some very teed-off villains. The feathered felon turns to his old foe to snitch on Bane's scheme, but has to prove his intentions to avoid a Bat-beatdown. Along the way, this Gotham odd couple begins to bond-c...

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myconius - Dec 5, 2018

i don't think you're wrong. you summed it up perfectly.

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egon244 reviewed Batman #60 Dec 5, 2018
5.0

"Who are you?"

Well, Batman still acts like a d-bag, who traded imposing presence for childish tantrums and still beats criminals senselessly. But I think there is a far more important question to be asked here.

Why is Alfred FEEDING Penguin? WHY? That scene makes absolutely no sense whatsoever and is dumb. His hands are free, he can hold the plate himself. By the way, his h more

Batman #60

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 5, 2018

Batman takes on a new partner, and it's...the Penguin? After rejecting Bane's crime-boss co-op, Cobblepot finds himself in the crosshairs of some very teed-off villains. The feathered felon turns to his old foe to snitch on Bane's scheme, but has to prove his intentions to avoid a Bat-beatdown. Along the way, this Gotham odd couple begins to bond-c...

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Synthozoid - Dec 6, 2018

dear gentle reader, unfortunately I disagree with your evaluation of Batman 60, but you can enjoy whatever you like

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Darkseid24 reviewed Batman #60 Dec 5, 2018
6.0

With this issue I don’t know. There were good things, but also real bad things happening in this issue.
The good one is, we finally get an explanation for who Penny was& it’s hilarious. As odd as it sounds, but Penguin marrying a real penguin makes a lot more sense for his character than a real woman would. At least if we are talking functional relationships. However didn’t know Oswald more

Batman #60

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 5, 2018

Batman takes on a new partner, and it's...the Penguin? After rejecting Bane's crime-boss co-op, Cobblepot finds himself in the crosshairs of some very teed-off villains. The feathered felon turns to his old foe to snitch on Bane's scheme, but has to prove his intentions to avoid a Bat-beatdown. Along the way, this Gotham odd couple begins to bond-c...

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myconius - Dec 9, 2018

ohhaimark - there are MUCH better Elseworlds Batman stories out there than this. ;)

Darkseid24 - Dec 9, 2018

@ohhaimark Yeah I should read this as an Elseworld, but I just can’t lol @myconius That’s True though.

Nihilist reviewed Harley Quinn #55 Dec 5, 2018
5.0

Christmas specials have one thing in common - they are sweet. Kitsch and gimmicky, maybe, but sweet nonetheless. That's why holidays were invented by pagans in the first place - to lighten the frosty, dark winter mood, and offer people some comfort, something positive to wait for and cherish.
This issue, to nobody's surprise, is hardly sweet, albeit it tries to add some drama and heart to its more

Harley Quinn #55

By: Sam Humphries, John Timms
Released: Dec 5, 2018

It's a Harley ho-ho-holiday special! Nothing's worse than spending the holidays with your uninvited, unannounced family-just ask Harley. Her brothers won't stop fighting, her dad wants peace and quiet, and her mom just wants everyone to get along. But the dysfunctional family dynamic masks a major secret that the whole Quinn family is keeping from ...

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DC Stuff - Dec 5, 2018

odd thing is no mention of Hanuka since Harley and her family are Jewish

myconius - Dec 5, 2018

good point.

Nihilist reviewed Deathstroke #38 Dec 5, 2018
7.0

I have to say, I don't feel this issue. It leads somewhere, that's for sure, but I didn't enjoy it nearly as much as I did most of the run so far. And it's not even because of how convoluted it is (since you can find method in this madness), but because a solid part of it doesn't feel like a Deathstroke comic. Some may find it a good, refreshing thing, but to me, a Deapool clone is a step too far. more

Deathstroke #38

By: Christopher Priest, Fernando Pasarin
Released: Dec 5, 2018

Deathstroke finally meets his match: Arkham Asylum?! Now an inmate, Slade Wilson must prove his sanity so he can stop an alien invasion (what?). Before he can even attempt a breakout, he's got to face off against angry Arkham inmates out to get him. And what's Two-Face's role in all this mayhem? He keeps showing up in two places at once! Meanwhile,...

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Nihilist reviewed Shazam! #1 Dec 5, 2018
7.5

There was no reason for Johns to write everything he once wrote for the second time, thus this issue is really fast paced, and no time is wasted on unnecessary exposition. Here's Shazam, here are his powers, here's the new mystery awaiting him.

If you've never read anything with the character, you may find this comic a bit confusing, or too fast to proceed everything form it. This is wh more

Shazam! #1

By: Geoff Johns, Dale Eaglesham
Released: Dec 5, 2018

The superstar team of writer Geoff Johns and artist Dale Eaglesham reunite to launch the first all-new SHAZAM! monthly title set in the DC Universe in almost 20 years! (What took you guys so long?!)
Teenager turned super-hero Billy Batson struggles to balance school and superheroics! (Guess which one is more fun?) But when Shazam unlocks a sho...

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Nihilist reviewed Doomsday Clock #8 Dec 5, 2018
9.0

This is by far the most political issue of the series, combining real life global tensions (with Vladimir Putin appearing on the pages, and Bashar al-Assad being mentioned by Black Adam) with fictional metahuman conflict. It has power as a story, a fire inside that shows the reader how fragile politics can be, and how mistakes or simple good intentions can turn into an absolute disaster.

Doomsday Clock #8

By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Released: Dec 5, 2018

The critical and commercial hit series by Geoff Johns and Gary Frank continues following the shocking revelations of last issue. As the truth behind Dr. Manhattan's actions against the DC Universe are revealed, Ozymandias turns to the only being who can stop him: Superman.

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Nihilist reviewed Batman #60 Dec 5, 2018
5.0

More expository filler from King, this time even worse than usual, with uneven art - half really beautiful, half looking like a cheap indie work made by an intern. It's really underwhelming, even for King's recent standards.

Penguin's story is this issue's highlight, the same way I found it the most relatble and entertaining element of last comic's. That being said, however, while a hig more

Batman #60

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Dec 5, 2018

Batman takes on a new partner, and it's...the Penguin? After rejecting Bane's crime-boss co-op, Cobblepot finds himself in the crosshairs of some very teed-off villains. The feathered felon turns to his old foe to snitch on Bane's scheme, but has to prove his intentions to avoid a Bat-beatdown. Along the way, this Gotham odd couple begins to bond-c...

5.5

As with any bigger collection of short stories, this holiday special is uneven, containing different stories written by different authors with different styles, yet all having one specific theme. I personally think about these kinds of comics as a comic equivalent of Slash's debut album from 2010, with 14 songs and almost as many guest vocalists. There'll most likely be something you like, a song more

DC's Nuclear Winter Special #1

By: Paul Dini, Cully Hamner
Released: Nov 28, 2018

The holidays are tough enough as it is, but when you're living in a post-apocalyptic wasteland (or, you know, 2018) the world can seem bleaker than ever. So do yourself a favor this holiday season, break out your best eggnog and enjoy 10 all-new stories featuring the World's Greatest Heroes, including looks at the futures of Batman, Superman and th...

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Nihilist reviewed Old Lady Harley #2 Nov 28, 2018
5.0

I said it while reviewing the debut issue - Old Lady harley has potential, and could be a really original take on the character. If only done right. And knowing Tieri's work with Harley, it's clear as day he can't do her right.

First of all, it's a modern Harley comic, with all its typical flaws. The humor is unfunny and often forced, like the "ex" joke being repeated. Cut it. Heath Led more

Old Lady Harley #2

By: Tieri, Inaki Miranda
Released: Nov 28, 2018

In this dystopian-future tale, Harley's quest to find out how The Joker could possibly still be alive has taken her back to their old stomping grounds, but Gotham City is very different nowadays! Nobody's allowed on the streets without the Batman's permission-but who is this Batman, anyway? Harley's only choice is to return to Arkham...the Arkham H...

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YourGreenMuse - Dec 1, 2018

His libido. His one true enemy.

Darkseid24 - Dec 1, 2018

Lol exactly. Bruce kissed Harley twice anyway.

Nihilist reviewed The Terrifics #10 Nov 28, 2018
8.0

Gotta love The Terrifics, which is one of the very few series being able to competently combine relentless action, genuinely funny humor and lots of heart. So far, there's no single issue of the run I wouldn't like. It's great, and I can't wait for the characters to unavoidably reunite again. Hopefully Linnya will find a way to get the team together at last, seeing how much she actually cares in t more

The Terrifics #10

By: Jeff Lemire, Viktor Bogdanovic
Released: Nov 28, 2018

Is there a totally titanic termination in store for the Terrifics? Mr. Terrific and company team with the Tom Strong family in a final battle against Doc Dread, who's leveraging the power of a dark god to kill everyone in his path. With the fate of the Multiverse AND the Dark Multiverse hanging in the balance, it'll take a team-up of Terrific propo...

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Nihilist reviewed Justice League: Odyssey #3 Nov 28, 2018
7.0

Overall a pretty solid and intriguing issue, giving more fuel to slowly unraveling "old" gods mythology. It's fast paced, which some readers may find a bit overwhelming, since the action never stops to catch a break. Main characters have few moments to slowly bond, but for now, I still wouldn't call them a team. They share some goals, they know each other, but it's going to take some time for them more

Justice League: Odyssey #3

By: Joshua Williamson, Stjepan Sejic
Released: Nov 28, 2018

Space may very well be the final frontier for the Odyssey team! It's bad enough when the very environment of space wants to kill you, but when Vril Dox shows up and attacks with an army of Brainiac robots, what chance does the Odyssey team have? Of course, Vril's just doing this to save the Coluan refugees aboard the ship, right? He wouldn't have s...

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Linkush reviewed Heroes In Crisis #3 Nov 28, 2018
9.0

"WELL... EVERYONE'S DEAD."

This time around we get to see the moments before the murder in the sanctuary. It's touching (especially wally's part), well drawn and I think this might be my favorite issue so far.

Only problem is that harley quinn is pretty op since the start of the event.

RECOMMENDED.

Heroes In Crisis #3

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Nov 28, 2018

Tragedies deepen as more secrets behind the "superhero hospital" called Sanctuary are revealed! What compelled Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman to create it in the first place? How was it built? And if the hospital truly is alive via A.I., who - or what - is the brain of "Sanctuary?" Another layer peeled back in the biggest mystery woven through t...

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myconius - Dec 3, 2018

I wanna fly like a chicken To the sea Fly like a chicken Let my spirit carry me

Synthozoid - Dec 3, 2018

Why would you want to do that?

Nihilist reviewed Heroes In Crisis #3 Nov 28, 2018
6.0

At this point I guess it's safe to say the entire event derailed pretty badly for DC, and after reading this issue, I can confidently say that Lagoon Boy perfectly captures who Tom King is as a writer. He loves repetition, he uses repetition time and time again whenever he has a chance, and while it's perfectly acceptable for a traumatized hero who can't let his pain go and relieves his most painf more

Heroes In Crisis #3

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Nov 28, 2018

Tragedies deepen as more secrets behind the "superhero hospital" called Sanctuary are revealed! What compelled Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman to create it in the first place? How was it built? And if the hospital truly is alive via A.I., who - or what - is the brain of "Sanctuary?" Another layer peeled back in the biggest mystery woven through t...

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Nihilist - Nov 28, 2018

Well, maybe I hold it to a bit too high standard, which to me would be King's first 3 Batman arcs, all being super solid, emotional and tense. But even if my point may be skewed, I can't say I enjoy the entire event. So far it was a giant disappointment to me, and I really don't enjoy reading it. The concept is great, the execution, though...

JordanT4021 - Nov 28, 2018

Not to mention King’s obsession with ellipses. It’s.... extremely... frustrating. At times I can’t tell if the character is being dramatic or their out of breath. I agree too that the series has been mediocre so far. Especially since it was marketed as the best thing since sliced bread.

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Nihilist reviewed Detective Comics #993 Nov 28, 2018
5.5

The arc was on its downward spiral, with basically each issue getting worse than the previous one. This finale is not an exception from the rule - it's pretty bad, and I really couldn't force myself to even read it at once, I had to take breaks and occupy my time with other things, because I felt not only pretty disappointed, but most importantly bored.

The entire arc seems like a typic more

Detective Comics #993

By: James Robinson, Carmine Giandomenico
Released: Nov 28, 2018

Two-Face... dead?! Did the multifaceted mafioso really get killed in a massive explosion? Batman's the detective-let HIM figure it out! And that's just what the Caped Crusader sets out to do, because something's fishy about Dent's latest demise. What the Dark Knight uncovers about his former friend not only threatens Gotham City, it's big enough to...

Nihilist reviewed Batman #59 Nov 21, 2018
6.0

I think I've figured out the problem I have with King's Batman since 20-30 or so issues. He's simply unlikable, which normally wouldn't be surprising - after all, he's Batman, and Batman never was a friendly type. It's deeper than that, because while indeed Bats is hardly a social type, good writers (and that includes King in first 3 arcs of his run) manage to show his human side through his flawe more

Batman #59

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Nov 21, 2018

Caught between Batman and his unseen enemy, the Penguin has to think on his feet to avoid being taken down by either side. If he chooses one way, he goes to jail; if he chooses the other, he ends up dead. Then again, the choice seems obvious. Is Batman ready for a new kind of avian sidekick?

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Darkseid24 - Nov 22, 2018

I really don’t think breaking up with one of his many women would bother Bruce so much. King portrays him as the average guy, who is going mad because of it. As for Nightwing it was shocking for him, but Bruce would never go so far as he did with KGBeast. He needs his no killing rule. King portrays Bruce as a weakling. Bruce isn’t psychological damaged in that way.

Nihilist - Nov 23, 2018

You have a solid point, Batman Jones. I think I indeed may have forgotten how much Bats suffered recently, with Nightwing being shot - the entire KGBeast arc fell out of my head for the most part. I still think the man lost what makes Batman Batman, but now I have few more things to think about. I probably should also re-read past issues to understand the bigger picture, but I really don't want to do it. Like REALLY.

Nihilist reviewed Damage #11 Nov 22, 2018
7.5

While reviewing Damage's previous comics, I mentioned couple of times he tries to piggyback already established characters to get some attention. Sometimes I thought it's a flaw, other times I appreciated a company of well known heroes and rogues in his series, making it a part of the DC world. This time we see Flash, Green Arrow, Vixen and Guy Gardner, all fighting Damage at once. There's not muc more

Damage #11

By: Robert Venditti, Aaron Lopresti
Released: Nov 21, 2018

It's the showdown almost a year in the making: Damage versus the Justice League! All Ethan Avery wanted was to be a hero. But instead, the military turned him into Damage, the one-hour monster of mass destruction. Now, at the top-secret military installation where Damage's story began, the most powerful superheroes in the world arrive to end it. Et...

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Nihilist reviewed Harley Quinn #54 Nov 21, 2018
3.0

Why would anyone have any hopes for this issue? Its cover features Harley with a selfie stick in her hand, which perfectly sums up how bad this comic will be. It's like the LJN rainbow logo on old NES games, or Activision/2K/EA logos on modern ones. You instantly know what you're dealing with. A turd.

And while the comic itself fulfilled my expectations, or the exact opposite of any to more

Harley Quinn #54

By: Sam Humphries, Lucas Werneck
Released: Nov 21, 2018

Harley and failed Female Fury Petite Tina go road-tripping! With their lives a roaring dumpster fire, Harley and Tina decide to get out of town for a mini-vacay, and wind up driving each other crazy instead. An unplanned detour leads them to run afoul of a new baddie called Minor Disaster, whose so-called "Disaster Dial" only causes small calamitie...

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Comix4fever - Nov 22, 2018

There are three parts.

YourGreenMuse - Nov 23, 2018

Gwenpool is great from issue two onwards.

Nihilist reviewed Justice League Dark #5 Nov 21, 2018
8.0

Justice League Dark is on its way to become a modern classic. Judging what I've seen so far, I can confidently say it's one of the best runs out there, and could definitely recommend it to any comic reader, doesn't matter if they care about the magic aspect or not. There's way more to it that sheer magic - character interactions, and character choice to begin with, is absolutely brilliant. Each he more

Justice League Dark #5

By: James Tynion IV, Daniel Sampere
Released: Nov 21, 2018

Wonder Woman's magic act...banned! The DCU's magical community collectively freaks out and forbids Wonder Woman and the JL Dark team from meddling in magic anymore after the disastrous events of the "Witching Hour" storyline. The team seeks refuge in the only place they can think of: Detective Chimp's inherited, magical realm of Myrra-but not every...

Nihilist reviewed Plastic Man #6 Nov 14, 2018
6.0

I'm as confused after reading this issue as I were after reading Watchmen or V for Vendetta for the first time. Not that Simone has anything on Alan Moore, but the point is, I have absolutely no clue what this 6 issue comic is about exactly. And contrary to Moore's work, I have no expectations to find any deeper meaning in between the verses. It's a mess, and it hurts me to say it, since it starte more

Plastic Man #6

By: Gail Simone, Adriana Melo
Released: Nov 14, 2018

It all ends here! Will Plastic Man survive an attack by...another Plastic Man? And if he manages that, will he survive a face-off against the super-villain who set up that first battle? And what about the rest of the super-cabal standing by to see the outcome of those fights? And then...you know what? Let's have some faith in Mr. O'Brian, who has e...

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Nihilist reviewed Detective Comics #992 Nov 14, 2018
6.0

The worst story arc in comics is one that the reader doesn't care about. It doesn't have to be bad, it doesn't have to be relatively decent, but its story makes readers just indifferent, uninterested, apathetic.

Robinson "accomplished" that in his issues of Detective Comics. I don't care about anything that happens in these books, and I'd rather see the story ending already, and new one more

Detective Comics #992

By: James Robinson, Carmine Giandomenico
Released: Nov 14, 2018

There's a new Dynamic Duo in Gotham City-introducing Batman and Two-Face! What the what?! The Dark Knight is forced to team with old friend and current enemy Harvey Dent to stop a Kobra-sponsored terrorist attack. Can Batman really trust his life to a coin flip? Even worse, Bats and Two-Face are of two minds over recruiting the two Fireflies for he...

Nihilist reviewed Deathstroke #37 Nov 7, 2018
8.0

Okay, Priest, you have my full attention once more, after rather underwhelming (for the series' standards, that is) Robin's paternity arc. The issue is convoluted, but in a good way, the one we've got pleasure reading in the past. Priest managed to cleverly utilize Two-Face, at which James Robinson failed pretty badly in his Detective Comics take just recently, Rose returned and has to do few thin more

Deathstroke #37

By: Christopher Priest, Slava Pasarin
Released: Nov 7, 2018

"DEATHSTROKE: ARKHAM" continues! It's Groundhog Day for Deathstroke. After experiencing a strange encounter with an inmate claiming to be an alien, Slade Wilson wakes up in Arkham Asylum as if nothing happened, and the only person who believes him is Harvey Dent, a.k.a. Two-Face! But can Two-Face be trusted? (Not likely.) And what machinations does...

Nihilist reviewed Harley Quinn #53 Nov 7, 2018
2.5

Harley has become a YouTuber. Can this run fall any lower? What's next? She's going to make videos trying to stop the damn train in GTA V, taze dead rats with a stun gun, or spew paranoid propaganda wearing a donkey mask and calling anyone she disagrees a communist? Let's face it - at this point she's written as stupid enough to actually do every single each and one of these things, and it wouldn' more

Harley Quinn #53

By: Sam Humphries, Lucas Werneck
Released: Nov 7, 2018

Harley and failed Female Fury Petite Tina go road-tripping! With their lives a roaring dumpster fire, Harley and Tina decide to get out of town for a mini-vacay, and wind up driving each other crazy instead. An unplanned detour leads them to run afoul of a new baddie called Minor Disaster, whose so-called "Disaster Dial" only causes small calamitie...

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Nihilist reviewed Batman #58 Nov 7, 2018
6.0

There's no denying Batman is struggling - and I'm not talking about his life as a character, I'm talking about Tom King's writing in the series. His run has become so stretched and unnecessarily long, it feels like a cable TV show these days, which would work as a 10-12 episode one, but was turned into a 23 episode giant. I have nothing against writers taking their time to tell a story, I even sai more

Batman #58

By: Tom King, Mikel Janin
Released: Nov 7, 2018

The Dark Knight waddles into a turf war with the Penguin! Still reeling from the attacks on his Bat-Family and reputation, the Caped Crusader looks to track down the mysterious operator lurking behind the scenes in Gotham City. As the hunt rages on, Batman runs "a fowl" of Oswald Cobblepot. But the Penguin is on Batman's side for once, and the crim...

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egon244 - Nov 7, 2018

Very true, nothing really happens anymore in this book. I used to read Batman because I was excited for the story. Now I read it because it's Batman and I'm just curious what King will come up with next.

Nihilist reviewed Heroes In Crisis #2 Oct 31, 2018
6.5

The issue is less dreadful and boring than the series' debut, but it's still hardly a decent, enjoyable comic to read. The worst part about it is the fact it's just... boring and tenseless for the very most part, and Tom King's signature minimalistic, repetitious style of writing doesn't help. It worked in his first few Batman story arcs, but I wouldn't expect to witness it in a huge event involvi more

Heroes In Crisis #2

By: Tom King, Clay Mann
Released: Oct 31, 2018

Suspected of murder, [REDACTED] and [REDACTED] find themselves on the run from the super-hospital called Sanctuary -with each thinking the other one is the real killer! It's up to Batman to solve this heinous crime, but suspicion falls on him when Superman and Wonder Woman ponder just how much Sanctuary's A.I. is telling them. Meanwhile, [REDACTED]...

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Nihilist - Nov 4, 2018

Patrick wrote The Most Important Day of the Year - terrible comic, the first to my knowledge which portrayed Harl as a Deadpool wannabe. As for recommendations, sadly I don't have many - pretty much Dini's work, that's it. Mad Love is phenomenal, The Bet is short, funny and nails the Harley-Ivy friendship, Kind of Like Family gives Harl more depth and personality than her entire New 52 run altogether, Harley And Ivy was fun, from what I remember. The rest I know are cameos and animated work.

egon244 - Nov 4, 2018

Much obliged, thanks.

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