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TBU Review Roundup 1/17

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 Universe. Rather than giving in depth reviews for those titles, we will be describing what happens in the book involving TBU characters and how it possibly impacts the story.


Main TBU Books

Batman #39: The Superfriends arc continues as Bruce assists Wonder Woman with a threat. -Donovan 3/5


Nightwing #37: Nightwing remembers his early days as Robin back to the first time he encountered the Judge. -Paul 4/5


Batwoman #11: A little Pyggie took Julia, Kate beats the crap out of him and gets coffee (or maybe tea) afterwards. -Tony 4/5


Harley Quinn #35: Harley wants to be left alone, but the gang just refuses to stop watching her, as Harley goes on a mission to track down Tony. -David 4/5


Secondary TBU Books (non-continuity/digital firsts)

Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II #3: Batman tries to take advantage of a moment of weakness to take down Bane. -Paul 4.5/5


Main DC Universe Books

Super Sons #12: The Teen Titans have to deal with the aftermath of Tim Drake’s suicidal mission in the finale of the Super Sons of Tomorrow crossover. -Jessica 3.5/5


Justice League #37: The Justice League discovers that their greatest threat comes not from an enemy, but from an overzealous fan. -Ian 3.5/5


Trinity #17: The Trinity recount how they came to be in Skartaris during their search for the hidden island of Themyscira. -Adil 2.5/5


Secondary DC Universe Books (involving TBU appearances and digital firsts)

Aquaman #32: Batman appears in a brief flashback alongside the Justice League.


Bombshells United #10 (digital chapters #19-20): The Bombshell versions of Batwoman, Question, Talia al Ghul and Jason Todd all appear in the issue.


Damage #1: Harley Quinn, Deadshot, Solomon Grundy all appear as part of the Suicide Squad in the issue.


Injustice 2 #18 (digital chapters #35-36): The Injustice versions of Batman, Batgirl, Black Canary, Catwoman, Harley Quinn, Alfred and Ace the Bat-Hound all appear in the issue.


Superman #39: Batman appears alongside the Justice League at the Watchtower.


TBU Trade and Hardcover Release List

Anarky: The Complete Series TPB

Nightwing Volume 4: Blockbuster TPB

Super Powers by Jack Kirby TPB

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