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 #977: Faced with a horrifying vision of the future, Tim Drake attempts to make the right decision for his life. -Ian 3.5/5
Batgirl #21: Batgirl solves a mystery with the help of Commissioner Gordon. -Gerry 3.5/5
Batman Beyond #18: Batman and Ten appear to be at the mercy of Payback, but unforeseen help in the form of a new Robin might be on the horizon. -Adil 2/5
Mother Panic: Gotham AD #1: Violet Page has to deal with the changing face of post-Milk Wars Gotham city. Friends and enemies have been altered by the event. How does Mother Panic fit into the new world -Gerry 4/5
Secondary TBU Books (non-continuity/digital firsts)
None this week
Main DC Universe Books
Teen Titans #18: The Teen Titans try to reason with Beast Boy but end up facing an army instead. -Bill 3/5
Justice League of America #27: Under Mount Justice, the team tries to protect a hidden pocket of energy away from the machinations of Chronos. -Tony 3.5/5
Suicide Squad #38: The Suicide Squad finds themselves disbanded and replaced by the new super soldier, the Wall. But what happens when the government loses control of the Wall? -Paul 1/5
Trinity #20: Diana, Bruce, and Clark are in pursuit of three data codes that might lead to an imprisoned Steve. -Tony 3.5/5
Dark Nights: Metal #6: Members of the Justice League overcome differences with former adversaries, become godlike, and break the multiverse as we know it. -Corbin 4/5
Doomsday Clock #4: Locked up in Arkham, Rorschach reminisces about his past and what led him to take the mask. -Jessica 4.5/5
Secondary DC Universe Books (involving TBU appearances and digital firsts)
Gotham City Garage #12 (digital chapters #23-24): The Gotham City Garage versions of Batgirl, Harley Quinn, Nightwing, Batman and Red Hood all appear in the issue.
Mera: Queen of Atlantis #2: Batman makes a brief cameo in the issue.
The Hellblazer #20: Huntress appears in the issue.
The Silencer #3: Talia al Ghul appears in the issue.
TBU Trade and Hardcover Release List
Batman Noir: The Dark Knight Strikes Again HC
Batman: Gothic New Edition TPB
Batman ’66 Meets Wonder Woman ’77 TPB
Batgirl Volume 3: Summer of Lies TPB
DC Comics Bombshells Volume 6: War Stories TPB
DC Super Hero Girls Box Set