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 #978: As Batman, Red Robin, Batwoman, and Orphan struggle to understand the unexplained attack last issue, the General’s plan moves into horrifying effect. -Ian 3.5/5
Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #21: Calculator is ruthlessly searching for Oracle and doesn’t care who gets hurt in the process. -Gerry 3.5/5
Red Hood and the Outlaws #21: While Artemis attempts to help Bizarro deal with his addiction and the impending loss of intellect, Jason comes head to head with Penguin. -Bill 3/5
Secondary TBU Books (non-continuity/digital firsts)
None this week
Main DC Universe Books
Titans #22: The Justice League faces a major crisis, while Roy goes up against a crisis of his own. -Jessica 3/5
Justice League of America #28: The JLA fights a smorgasbord of history’s finest warriors as their fight with Chronos escalates. -Tony 3/5
Suicide Squad #39: The Suicide Squad faces off against the Wall while the lives of everyone in Washington DC hang in the balance. -Paul 2.5/5
Trinity #21: The Trinity continues to uncover Deimos’ agenda and the mysteries of Blue Strike Security. -Tony 3.5/5
Secondary DC Universe Books (involving TBU appearances and digital firsts)
The Immortal Men #1: The Batman Who Laughs appears in the issue.
New Super-Man and the Justice League of China #22: Bat-Man appears in the issue.
Sideways #3: The story continues to take place in Gotham City and the GCPD make an appearance.
TBU Trade and Hardcover Release List
Justice League: The Rebirth Volume 2 Deluxe Edition HC
Suicide Squad Volume 5: Hopes and Fears TPB
The DC Universe by Brian K. Vaughan TPB