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Marilyn Manson Guitarist Making #DCMetal Soundtrack For DC Comics

DC super-mega-crossover event Dark Nights: Metal is getting its own soundtrack! And we're not just talking about a Spotify playlist. Marilyn Manson's lead guitarist Tyler Bates is producing the six-track EP along with Warner Bros. Records exec Mike Elizondo, as announced in a DC press release. "As both a musician and fan of heavy metal music, […]


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Batman: The Dawnbreaker #1 Review: The Darkest Knight

On an alternate Earth, Bruce Wayne faced the death of his parents without fear or anger. He faced it with will instead, and this willpower attracted a Green Lantern Ring, making him the first Green Lantern of Earth. He immediately overrode the Ring to allow him to kill the man who slew his parents. He […]

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Hal Jordan And The GL Corps #29 Review: Lanterns Versus Golems

With Highfather of the New Gods in tow, Hal Jordan is on his way to reunite with the Green Lantern Corps. Meanwhile, John Stewart learns that the Nth Metal Golems intend to free Yuga Khan, the father of, well, Highfather (Highgrandfather?), from the Source Wall. John, Guy Gardner, and a division of Green Lanterns ride […]

'DC Metal (Men, 2016)' Review: A Truly Metal Comic

Let's talk about Metal, REAL Metal. Let's talk Iron, Lead, Mercury, and…Gold I guess. Let's talk about the Metal Men suckers, YEEAAAAHH *rocking guitar riff*. In honor of Dark Days: Metal, it seemed as appropriate a time as any to talk about DC's original metal, the freaking Metal Men. The Metal Men have a special […]

Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps #28 Review: Will And Light

Hal Jordan is in pursuit of Lightray of the New Gods in the hopes of saving he and Highfather from the Nth Metal Golems that are trying to wipe out their kind. Unfortunately, Lightray is the God of Speed and among the fastest beings in the universe. He can't slow down, lest the pursuing Omega […]

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Greg Capullo Takes #DCMetal To Next Level, Shreds On Guitar Solo

Greg Capullo is a legendary artist, mustachioed muscle man, and now, Bleeding Cool has learned, a totally bitchin' guitar virtuoso. The Dark Nights: Metal artist took to Instagram this week to post a perfectly looping video of himself playing the guitar solo for the song Got Your Six by Five Finger Death Punch. View this […]

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The Batman Hater Loves Dark Nights: Metal #2

OK, I'm officially on board with this story now. While the first issue of Dark Nights: Metal was pretty good, I wasn't ready to proclaim its quality from the rooftops or anything. I wasn't completely enthralled, but it had merit and deserved some praise for that. That has changed with Metal #2. With the world […]

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Dark Nights: Metal #2 Review: A Fun Love Letter To The DCU Continues

Beware, this review does contain mild spoilers for Dark Nights: Metal #2. Dark Nights: Metal #2 comes out this week and gives us the next part in the wild, crazy DC event, and it really does continue to be something quite unlike anything that's come before. Greg Capullo is continuing to not only get to […]

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Jim Lee Revisits His New 52 Justice League Cover For Metal #3

Above is the Justice League New 52 cover by Jim Lee for the run that began six years ago, featuring the Justice Leaguers. And he has returned to that famous cover for Metal #3, with the Dark Knights from the Dark Multiverse, twisted versions of Batman expressed through aspects of the Justice League… This also […]

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Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps #27 Review: Golem Wants Its Precious

The massive celestial creature, which Orion calls a golem, is unleashing hell upon Hal Jordan, Kyle Rayner, and Orion, as well as the people of Slyggia, which is the home planet of Salaak of the Green Lantern Corps. Kyle protects Orion as Hal attempts to go one on one with the massive creature. Unfortunately, even […]

#DCMetal: What's A Batman Who Laughs Without His Evil Robin(s)?

If you thought that The Batman Who Laughs was scary, wait until you get a look at his Robins! No, that's not a euphemism, and yes, we did say Robins, plural. DC Comics revealed a first look at the boy horrors in a press release. While The Batman Who Laughs will make his first appearance […]


Dark Nights: Metal #1 Review: Rocking The DCU With Extreme Awesomeness

Dark Nights: Metal #1 is finally out this week, and we see DC's big summer event finally start proper. We've had the hints, the glancing blows from the Dark Days prologue issues, which gave us the shape of the idea, like a sonar blip on the map – but now we see it in full […]

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The Shocking (SPOILER) Of Batman At Superman's Hands By Jonathan Glapion For #DCMetal

Dark Nights: Metal artist Jonathan Glapion has posted some art from Dark Nights: Metal, and it contains a pretty shocking spoiler… Here's a page from the book that Glapion tweeted this morning, in a now-deleted tweet: https://twitter.com/jonathanglapion/status/896363324367134724 Say what? It looks like somebody has been reading our Tumblr slashfic, but they totally misunderstood what we […]

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Hal Jordan And The GL Corps #26 Review: Here Comes Dark Knight Metal

With massive celestial creatures awakened, Green Lantern Graf realizes something bad is on the horizon for the universe. The GL Corps as a whole is attempting to stabilize in the aftermath of the defection of the Sinestro Corps. Order is returning to the universe. However, Salaak detects a gravity distortion in a populated sector and […]


Is This The First Look At Duke Thomas's New 'Dark Matter' Costume As The Signal?

There was speculation rife after the release of Dark Days: The Forge and Dark Days: The Casting about what exactly was going on with Batman's latest young protege Duke Thomas. We then got confirmation from writer Scott Snyder that Duke would be getting his own series spinning out of Dark Nights: Metal, and that the […]

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Will Bakers Run Out Of Black Icing For DC Dark Nights: Metal #1 Cakes?

Both DC Comics and Marvel Comics have made certain artwork available legally to top cakes at any of the Marvel Legacy or Dark Nights: Metal "parties" used to promote their first issue launches. Here's how they could look. Firstly, the DC Comics artwork for Metal… and the legal paperwork courtesy of Adam Phillips to let […]

Dark Nights: Metal and Dark Matter Panel Talks Dark Multiverse Dangers

Bleeding Cool reporter Joe Glass writes: The panel to look at DC's impending mega event, Dark Nights: Metal, and beyond at the Dark Matter line of titles, shapes up at SDCC 2017. With Metal's creators Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo, alongside Dark Matter contributors Steve Orlando, Philip Tan, James Tynion IV, Robert Venditti and more […]