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 #6: As Gotham Girl deals with the death of her brother in her own way, she comes across Colonel Blimp, Captain Stingaree and Kite Man on seperate crimes as Batman tries to figure out how to help Gotham Girl. -Matthew 2.5/5
Batman Beyond #16: The issue wraps up the Spellbinder plot. The end is the setup of Terry McGinnis returning to the Gotham City of the future as Batman. -Jim -3.5/5
Nightwing #4: As Raptor and Nightwing become more acquainted with each other, they are exposed in freeing slaves from the Parliament headquarters, which prompts the leader of the Parliament, Orator, to reveal a creature form. -David 4/5
Harley Quinn #3: Harley teams with Poison Ivy to deal with the alien-zombie-people. After the parents of the alien who was made into hot dogs come down to Earth to retrieve all of there son’s pieces, killing anyone who had ate any of his bits. -David 5/5
Secondary TBU Books (miniseries/digital firsts)
None this Week
Main DC Universe Books (involving TBU characters and elements)
Justice League #4: As the heroes are spread thin against the Kindred, Cyborg makes a discovery that may turn the battle in their favor. -Paul 2/5
Secondary DC Universe Books (involving TBU cameos and digital firsts)
Green Arrow #6: While Black Canary is absent from this issue, a new version of Clock King is introduced.
Superman #6: As Superman concludes his battle with Eradicator on Batman’s lunar Batcave, Lois assists in the Hellbat suit. At the end of the issue, Batman is introduced to Superman’s son.
Cyborg: Rebirth #1: Batman makes a brief cameo alongside the Justice League in a battle.
TBU Trade and Hardcover Release List
Batman ’66 Meets the Man from U.N.C.L.E. HC
Batman: Arkham: Poison Ivy TPB
Batman: Volume 9: Bloom TPB
Poison Ivy: Cycle of Life and Death TPB
Robin: Son of Batman: Volume 2: Dawn of the Demons TPB