Detective Comics #958 review

Spotlight on Azrael! Jean Paul Valley may have overcome his programming, but he may never truly be free of the Order of St. Dumas. When an old friend brings grave tidings, the…

Detective Comics #957 review

SPOILER ALERT! No, not that kind of spoiler. The other kind of Spoiler. The kind that’s irrationally mad at Batman and irrationally tries to be like Batman, but not exactly like Batman….

Detective Comics #956 review

Shiva versus The BatFamily!  It’s come down to this.  A final stand, with the victor deciding the fate of Gotham.  Let’s get to it… Instead of speaking vaguely about the content of…

Detective Comics #955 review

Shiva has been systematically capturing the entire BatFamily.  Now, she has a thermonuclear device set to detonate on a major fault-line running underneath Gotham. With only Cassandra remaining to foil this dastardly…

Detective Comics #954 review

Batman and Ra’s having a conversation in the Batcave.  Right behind shirtless sword fighting, I think this is one of the most quintessential things that comes to mind when I picture these…

Detective Comics #953 review

Batman’s army has been bested by Shiva, and one of his strongest soldiers struggles with the revelation of her connection to the deadly lady. How can Team Bats take down so mighty…

Detective Comics, Vol. 7: Anarky review

Other than an appearance in a Green Lantern Corps tie-in to Batman’s Zero Year, the sometimes-villainous, sometimes-something-else Anarky was absent from DC’s New 52 relaunch. For their second arc on Detective Comics, Brian…

Detective Comics #952 review

James Tynion IV started off his run on Detective Comics with “Rise of the Batmen”/The Colony storyline and followed that up with “The Victim Syndicate” arc.  Both of those were fairly original…