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
Detective Comics #1000: This oversized issue brings together some of Batman’s most famous creators in a commemorative celebration of his long and beloved history. -Tony 4.5/5
Batgirl #33: Barbara finds out that her insane brother, James Gordon Jr., has been let out of Blackgate Prison. Is he the one behind the assassination on Alejo? -Gerry 3/5
Secondary TBU Books (non-continuity/digital firsts)
Batman Beyond #30: After a harrowing experience with the Joker, Robin deals with the consequences and attempts to resume crime fighting beside Terry. The comeback appears short-lived after he freezes in a fight and almost dies. -Bill 4/5
Main DC Universe Books
Heroes in Crisis #7: As Wally West’s story unfurls, Batman, Barry Allen, Batgirl, Harley Quinn, Booster Gold, and Blue Beetle all converge in their hunt for the truth. -Ian 3.5/5
Secondary DC Universe Books (involving TBU appearances and cameos)
Action Comics #1009: Alfred appears in the Batcave as Superman seeks help in his investigation.
Dial H for Hero #1: Robin (Tim Drake), Harley Quinn and Alfred all make a brief appearance in the issue.
Justice League Odyssey #7: Azrael continues to be featured as part of the core team in the series.
The Silencer #15: Talia al Ghul and Leviathan continue to be featured in the series.
The Terrifics #14: The Batman of Earth-17 appears alongside the Justice Incarnate team.
TBU Trade and Hardcover Release List
Batgirl: The Bronze Age Omnibus Volume 2 HC
Harley Quinn Volume 2: Harley Destroys the Universe TPB