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Category Archive: Comic Editorials

TBU Review Roundup 10/4

Below you will find brief descriptions of this week’s comics along with the ratings. Below the main TBU titles will be the DC Universe specific titles that feature characters from The Batman...

DCU Spotlight: Review: Green Arrow #32

Overview: This summer’s DC Metal event has found its way into the pages of Seattle’s favorite emerald archer, Green Arrow. Oliver Queen has been given strict instructions from Batman and those...

Review: Justice League #30

Overview: Mera, Curry and Serenity join the others in their fight with the darkness as Wonder Woman tries to hold it back. The identity of the Sovereign is revealed to be Queen Hippolyta of the...

Review: Harley and Ivy Meet Betty and Veronica #1

Overview: Harley Quinn helps Poison Ivy try to save Riverdale’s Sweetwater Swamp from the destruction of Hiram Lodge’s construction project.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Hiram Lodge...

Review: Bane: Conquest #6

Overview: Bane goes after the head of the international crime cult Kobra, a playboy known as the Naja-Naja!   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Fresh off the last arc winding up, The Serpent story...

Review: Harley Quinn #29

Overview: Dr. Jonathan Crane, aka the Scarecrow, comes to town as Harley expands her campaign to become Mayor of New York City and joins a Mayoral debate!   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The...

Review: Nightwing #30

Overview: Nightwing deals with a new romance with Huntress and looks for allies as Raptor returns to Bludhaven.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Nightwing swings through Bludhaven remarking about...

Review: The Shadow/Batman #1

Overview: Batman, Robin, and The Shadow each begin to investigate a new threat, the Silent Seven.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The story opens in on New Year’s Eve in New York City with...

Review: Batman: The Dawnbreaker #1

Overview: Presented with a Power Ring at the moment of his parents’ death, young Bruce Wayne gets corrupted by its power and uses it to hunt down criminals in Gotham.   Synopsis (spoilers...

Review: Batman: White Knight #1

Overview: The opening issue of this Elseworlds tale explores the relationship between Batman and the Joker and sets the stage for Joker’s journey to become Gotham’s “White Knight”....

Review: All-Star Batman #14

Overview: Alfred comes face-to-face with Nemesis, and saves Batman.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): We open with Alfred talking of how he loved pirate books when he was younger. The stories they...

Review: Batman #32

Overview: It’s been four months since the Batman world was stopped by Bruce Wayne’s proposal to Selina Kyle.  Before she could answer, though, he needed to get something off his chest.  Both...

TBU Review Roundup 9/27

Below you will find brief descriptions of this week’s comics along with the ratings. Below the main TBU titles will be the DC Universe specific titles that feature characters from The Batman...

DC All Access: Road to Doomsday Moments

DC All Access has posted a new video showcasing some of the biggest moments in Rebirth leading up to Doomsday Clock.

Review: Suicide Squad #26

Overview: Gotham Resistance Part 3: Harley Quinn, Killer Croc, Green Arrow, Nightwing, and Robin (for brevity’s sake lets call them the Gotham Resistance Team) face a super powered Poison Ivy as...

Review: Justice League of America #15

Overview:  Some time ago Ray Palmer disappeared into the Microverse and hasn’t been heard from since.  His absence sparked to life Ryan Choi’s time as the costumed adventurer the Atom, but...

Review: Nightwing: The New Order #2

Overview: Dick Grayson’s past collides with his present as his son manifests superpowers.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Jake Grayson recounts the history of the powerless world – the...

Review: Mother Panic #11

Overview: Violet and Jane reenter each other’s lives and reminisce about their past lives at Gather House. This opens Violet up to attack from an enemy from her past.   Synopsis (spoilers...

Review: Batman Beyond #12

Overview: While Terry and Bruce are abroad dealing with the League of Assassins, Max and Matt discover the appearance of a Batgirl in Gotham. Despite their differences, the group must work together...

Review: Batgirl #15

Overview: Batgirl and Nightwing continue to investigate at the hospital in the present day, while flashbacks reveal a little more information about Barbara’s friend Ainsley.   Synopsis...

Review: Batman/The Shadow #6

Overview: Batman must choose whether or not to become the next Shadow as they fight the Joker, the Stag and his army for the fate of Shamba-La.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Batman wakes up in...

Review: Batman: The Murder Machine #1

Overview: While in mourning, Bruce makes a decision that not only changes his life but also the life of the people around him. Alfred might be of help.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead):  The issue...

Review: Detective Comics #965

Overview: Tim Drake, Red Robin, fights for freedom amid shocking revelations.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): Years ago, Dick Grayson is shocked when a young Tim Drake approaches him after the...

Why We Love the Drake: A Spotlight Series on the Fan Favorite Robin (Part 1)

With the impending return of Tim Drake in the pages of Detective Comics, it’s as good a time as any to look back on the character’s near thirty-year history and recall what makes him so popular...

Dick and Babs Relationship Retrospective Part 1: Robin and Batgirl

Over in Hope Larson’s Batgirl, we’re currently in the middle of a Dick and Babs team-up. This makes it a great time to do a comprehensive look back at their relationship. While it started...

TBU Review Roundup 9/20

Below you will find brief descriptions of this week’s comics along with the ratings. Below the main TBU titles will be the DC Universe specific titles that feature characters from The Batman...

Review: Trinity #13

Overview: The Trinity continue their fight against the possessed Dark Trinity (Red Hood, Artemis, Bizarro) while Constantine goes looking for Zatanna, Deadman and the Pandora Pits with mixed results....

Review: Justice League #29

Overview: Curry from the future begins his attack on the Justice League. The kids from the future attack Wonder Woman but the infection from Midway City attacks and envelops her.   Synopsis...

Review: Super Sons #8

Overview: Robin and Superboy are taken to a different dimension, landing on a planet that is being slowly eaten by Ygarddis, a cosmic parasite.   Synopsis (spoilers ahead): The issue picks up...

Review: Harley Quinn #28

Overview: Harley has decided to run for office, the Mayor of New York in fact! In this issue Harley quits some of her side-projects to focus on her mayoral bid and along with Poison Ivy she busts a...