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 of 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 #49: With Batman disabled, Catwoman faces the Joker alone. -Ian 3.5/5
Batman: Prelude to the Wedding: Red Hood vs Anarky #1: While watching Catwoman’s back at her bachelorette party, the Red Hood faces off against Anarky. -Paul 2/5
Batwoman #16: Batwoman has to choose between her sister and the symbol that she wears on her chest, which prompts a confrontation between herself and Batman with her disturbed sibling not making things any easier. -Oliver 3/5
Harley Quinn #44: Harley penetrates the sanctum of Professor Pyg, and faces the Reaper. After rescuing her companions, Harley then turns the fight upon Pyg. -David 3.5/5
Secondary TBU Books (non-continuity/digital firsts)
Batman: Sins of the Father #5: Deadshot escalates his attack on Bruce Wayne and all those involved in the events at Arkham Asylum leading to potentially explosive consequences. -Dan 4/5
Batman: The Dark Prince Charming #2: It’s Batman vs. Joker with Alina’s life at stake. -Adil 3/5
Main DC Universe Books
Justice League #2: The League makes its way inside the Totality while trying to recruit a new member to the team. -Corbin 3.5/5
The Brave and the Bold: Batman and Wonder Woman #5: Bruce and Diana uncover the true mystery of Elatha’s murder, and their findings have great consequences for both Earth and Tír na nÓg. -Tony 3.5/5
Secondary DC Universe Books (involving TBU appearances and cameos)
Damage #6: Poison Ivy appears in the issue.
Teen Titans Go! #28 (digital chapters #55-56): The Teen Titans Go versions of Robin and Catman appear in the issue.
TBU Trade and Hardcover Release List
Batman: The Golden Age Omnibus Volume 5 HC
Batman: Detective Comics Volume 6: Fall of the Batmen TPB
Justice League Volume 6: The People vs the Justice League TPB
Dark Nights: Metal: Dark Knights Rising HC
Trinity Volume 2: Dead Space TPB