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Old October 10 2013, 04:28 AM   #7396
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Yeah I was shocked the big blackout happened in the back-up! Amazing huge excellent issue. I thought it was cute that Bats dragging Joker down off the copter was from the ending of Batman 1989.

One thing fooled me; I thought the Red Hood Gang was building EMP bombs and were going to cause the blackout. I thought that was the point of the whole 'they're stealing random things to mask what they're really building' bit.
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Old October 10 2013, 11:04 PM   #7397
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A Batman weekly series called "Eternal" has been announced with Scott Snyder being it's "head writer" along with James Tyrion IV, Ray Fawkes, John Layman, and Tim Seely. Jason Sook is one of the artists. It will have rotating creative teams. DC also announced a special 104 page "Detective Comics #27" for Batman's 75th Anniversary next year. Also Manupul and Buccellato have been confirmed for joining "Detective Comics".

http://www.newsarama.com/19160-batma...tman-75th.html
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Old October 10 2013, 11:49 PM   #7398
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At least that explains why he is dropping JLD.
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Old October 11 2013, 12:11 AM   #7399
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Damn. I meant Jason Fabok. LOL.
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Old October 11 2013, 12:43 AM   #7400
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So this Batman weekly series is in ADDITION to Batman and Detective, right? Is Bat/Rob going away or is that staying?
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Old October 11 2013, 12:46 AM   #7401
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It's in addition to the rest of the family titles yes. Batman and Two-Face (as it's being called right now) looks like it will stay and change the and with each arc?


Geoff Johns clarifies the status quo on character relationships. So they don't want characters "rushing into relationships".

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2013/10/...relationships/
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Old October 11 2013, 01:30 AM   #7402
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It's in addition to the rest of the family titles yes. Batman and Two-Face (as it's being called right now) looks like it will stay and change the and with each arc?


Geoff Johns clarifies the status quo on character relationships. So they don't want characters "rushing into relationships".

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2013/10/...relationships/
Basically becoming Brave and the Bold (from the seventies/eighties)...
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Old October 11 2013, 10:36 AM   #7403
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Just finished reading Arkham War #1 and was pleasantly surprised. This story is right up Tomasai's alley. Got a bit of a feel of No Man's Land of it with Batman gone (at least the villains think he's gone still) and the police completely overwhelmed. Is Detective Pierce a new character introduced in this or has she been introduced somewhere else?

Also enjoyed Superman/Wonder Woman #1 as well. Doomsday should be interesting to see.
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Old October 11 2013, 01:06 PM   #7404
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SM/WW actually has me interested in the relationship.
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Old October 11 2013, 01:09 PM   #7405
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^ First time it has been presented as something interesting IMO. Also that wasn't Geoff Johns who answered the relationship question, it was Bob Harras. LOL. The article has since been corrected.
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Old October 11 2013, 03:38 PM   #7406
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^ First time it has been presented as something interesting IMO. Also that wasn't Geoff Johns who answered the relationship question, it was Bob Harras. LOL. The article has since been corrected.
So Rich's journalistic integrity remains intact?
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Old October 11 2013, 06:33 PM   #7407
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i have no problem with Superman/Wonder Woman, its just that for so long that relationship wasn't even mentioned outside Justice League. Wonder Woman's book still hasn't even mentioned Steve Trevor.

as much as i enjoy the current story arc in WW i would like then to eventually tackle more traditional characters like Trevor, Cheeta and Circe.
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Old October 11 2013, 07:21 PM   #7408
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SM/WW actually has me interested in the relationship.
Yes, it was quite good. I hope we see more of WW teaching Superman how to actually fight instead of just relying on his abilities alone.

Also, the art was amazing in this book.

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Old October 12 2013, 02:38 AM   #7409
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Steph will be back in Eternal.


http://www.bleedingcool.com/2013/10/...atman-eternal/
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Old October 12 2013, 03:16 AM   #7410
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I got a 404 from that.

Try this one.
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