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Can’t Read Jim Lee’s Joker Face

Jim Lee is a keen poker player. He’s rather good. He beat me solidly and I’ve never forgotten it. Going up against him is a heady experience for anyone. But it would be even harder when he’s wearing this Joker …

The Joker’s Mask For Batman: Death Of The Family Box Set

We know that, as with the Batman: Court Of Owls and V For Vendetta mask/box set, DC Comics will be publishing a Batman: Death Of The Family collection with a Joker skin mask in September. The skin masks will also be …

Batman 17 Review And Reaction – Wednesday Trending Topics

Batman 17 tops the BC charts for the second straight day: Did Bruce Wayne make the cruelest betrayal of all in Batman 17? There are spoilers for Batman #17, the conclusion to Death Of The Family, in this review. Most-Read Comic …

Review: Batman #17 – The Joke Within A Joke Within A Joke

Will Romine writes; Hello Friends, I’d like to start this review by telling you what’s under the silver serving dishes is… Are you ready for it? It’s your last chance. Big spoilers ahead. Joker’s big surprise, the McGuffin that’s had …

The Death In Death Of The Family? Sunday Trending Topics

What could be happening in Batman Inc #8? Batman Incorporated #8 is expected to cause to media storm, and retailers have been advised by DC Comics to increase their orders. But what could it be? Here are are the solicitations for …

WTF? Does Red Hood And The Outlaws #19 Full Cover Have Massive Death Of The Family Spoilerage?

SPOILER WARNINGS***SPOILER WARNINGS***SPOILER WARNINGS This is the cover to Red Hood And The Outlaws #19 for DC’s WTF cover month for April. Below this, we’ll run the full gatefold cover original art. Thing is, it might have a big spoiler …

The Changing Costumes Of Red Robin (UPDATE From Brett Booth)

UPDATE: Brett Booth tweets; I did ask. Was told to do the regular for 16. But would guess that Joker wanted Tim at his best for his fight with Jason who’s packing heat in a small room. Bladed wings even …

Batman, Batman And Robin, And Batgirl – “What’s In The Box?” (SPOILERS)

You remember the scene from Seven. “What’s in the box?” Yeah, that one. Though I preferred this one; Anyway, today’s Death Of The Family titles, Batman, Batman And Robin and Batgirl all tie up together at the end, ahead of …

Review: Batman #16 – Dancing For Days

Will Romine writes; First of all, today is my birthday. I got a doozy of a gift from my LCS, Batman #16. Now, I will give you all a gift today: my review. If you don’t like it, don’t worry, …

An Impromptu Top Forty-Seven Selling Comics For December 2012

We have the Diamond Comic Distributor statistics for 2012. But we don’t have them for December 2012. But I do have a mouse, a hand and a cut and paste tool and an eye that can see when the comics …

A Comic Show – “A Crazy Curse Word Or Pooping”

Aaron Haaland writes; Hey Fandom! This week we start with SAGA #8 and I weigh in on the Image reprint snafu. Then there’s Locke & Key and Chew to prove that I love creator owned books! I really do! Then …

The Mask Is Slipping… The Death Of The Family (Spoilers)

Today, we get four Death Of The Family comics, Batman #15, Batgirl #15, Suicide Squad #15 and Batman And Robin #15. The latter gets a die cut cover but all feature confrontation with The Joker. But the mask is starting …

A Comic Show – Who Thought The First Victim Of Death Of The Family Would Be Gail Simone?

Aaron Haaland writes; Hey Fandom! It’s time for New Comic’s Now! This biggest deal this week is Gail Simone being fired off of Batgirl by email! Her Death of the Family tie-ins are great and I’m really confused why this …

More Stealth Death Of The Family Comics (SPOILERS)

Are you a collector of the current Death Of The Family storyline in Batman? Think you’ve got every bit so far, even those Batman And Robin and Nightwing and Red Hood And The Outlaws issues that no one actually told …

Amazing Spider-Man, Marvel NOW, Death Of The Family And My Little Pony Clean Up On Reorders

Amazing Spider-Man dominates the advance reorder chart this week, tracking the increased orders of comics by retailers through Diamond in the weeks before the comic is published. As ever, second prints and certain variants are over represented on this chart, …

Death Of The Family Comics In Disguise (SPOILERS)

Batman And Robin issue 14 revealed that both it, and issue 13 to some degree, were part of the Death Of The Family storyline, even if the book only gets a die cut cover and a cover notice with issue …

Suicide Squad #14 Selling Copies For $15 On eBay

Okay, it’s no Walking Dead #1. But give it time. Raw, unslabbed copies of Suicide Squad #14, which went on sale today, are selling copies on eBay for $14.95. Considering it only went on sale a few hours ago at …

Water, Shadows, Peter Pan And The Never Land Of Batman #14

There are some spoilers here. Nothing major. But go in warned. It was the rain and puddles that did it for me in Batman #13. Reminiscent of the rain-drenched Killing Joke, they started to trigger off other signs in the …