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 #44: The history of Batman and Catwoman’s relationship is shown while Selina finds the perfect wedding dress. -Corbin 4.5/5
Nightwing #42: On vacation in Japan, Nightwing must battle through a building of thugs to rescue Robin. -Paul 2/5
Harley Quinn #41: Harley returns to Coney Island to fight the Penguin, along the way making her friends believe in her again. -David 4/5
Secondary TBU Books (non-continuity/digital firsts)
Batman: White Knight #7: Everyone picks a side and prepares for the final battle while Joker aligns himself with an unlikely ally. -Adil 5/5
Main DC Universe Books
Justice League #42: As Wonder Woman lies injured, the Justice League’s predicament in Africa continues to worsen. -Ian 4/5
Deathstroke #30: A vault is broken into, and Batman gets a lead on a case he was not expecting. -Jessica 4.5/5
Secondary DC Universe Books (involving TBU appearances and digital firsts)
Bombshells United #15 (digital chapters #29-30): The Bombshell versions of Alysia Yeoh, Frankie Charles, Batgirl, Black Canary, Killer Croc and Riddler all appear in the issue.
Injustice 2 #23 (digital chapters #45-46): The Injustice versions of Batman, Damian Wayne, Batgirl, Harley Quinn, Black Canary, Athanasia al Ghul, Ra’s al Ghul, Jason Todd and the Batcave all appear in the issue.
Superman #44: Nobody and Batzarro appear in the issue along with Bizarro versions of Robin (Robzarro), Riddler, Scarecrow, Joker (Jo-Cryer), Solomon Grundy (Solomon Grundzarro) and Goliath (Tiny).
TBU Trade and Hardcover Release List
Batman: Detective Comics Volume 5: A Lonely Place of Living TPB
Batman: The Dark Knight Detective Volume 1 TPB