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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 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

Detective Comics #965: Tim Drake fights for his freedom from Mr. Oz’s prison to discover some shocking revelations. -Ian 4/5


Batgirl #15: 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. -Adil 2.5/5


Batman Beyond #12: 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 to rescue Commissioner Barbara Gordon. -Bill 2.5/5


Mother Panic #11: 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. -Gerry 3.5/5


Secondary TBU Books (miniseries/digital firsts)

Batman: The Murder Machine #1: 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. -Jessica 5/5


Batman/The Shadow #6: 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. -Paul 4.5/5


Nightwing: The New Order #2: Dick Grayson’s past collides with his present as his son manifests superpowers. -Ian 2.5/5


Main DC Universe Books

Justice League of America #15: The time that Ray Palmer disappeared into the Microverse is revealed as what has he been up to is told. -Matthew 3.5/5


Suicide Squad #26: The Gotham Resistance team face a super powered Poison Ivy as they continue their way to Challenger Mountain in their search for Batman. -Paul 3.5/5


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

Blue Beetle #13: Tina Sung, the former Robin from Justice League 3001, makes an appearance.


Bombshells United #2 (digital chapters #3-4): The Bombshells version of Clayface appears in the issue.


Justice League/Power Rangers #6: Batman appears in the issue along side the Justice League.


TBU Trade and Hardcover Release List

Batman’66 Meets Steed and Mrs. Peel TPB

Batman ’66 Meets Wonder Woman ’77 HC

Absolute Justice League: Origin HC

Titans Volume 2: Made in Manhattan TPB

DC Super Hero Girls Volume 4: Past Times at Super Hero High TPB

Injustice Ground Zero Volume 2 HC

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