The Button Part 1 last edited by EPYON8675 on 05/22/18 02:22AM View full history

“THE BUTTON” part one! The cataclysmic events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continue here! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of the button prove irresistible to an unwelcome third party—and it’s not who anyone suspects! It’s a mystery woven through time, and the ticking clock starts here!

List of covers and their creators:

CoverNameCreator(s)Sidebar Location
RegRegular CoverJason Fabok & Brad Anderson1
VarVariant CoverTim Sale & Brennan Wagner2
VarLenticular Edition CoverJason Fabok(Main Description)
VarInternational EditionMikel Janin3
RIRetailer Incentive Edition CoverJason Fabok4
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Note: All three covers - regular, lenticular, incentive - featuring the blood-stained smiley button couldn't be distributed in UK and Europe because the "smiley" face has been trademarked in Europe since the 1970s.


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3.7 stars 3.7 Stars Average score of 3 user reviews

A long 1 minute 0

Right from the beginning we get the impression this story will have some long game repercussions as it opens in a very unique way: with a hockey game which Saturn Girl is watching and warns us somebody is going to get killed and it will have serious consequences in the future.Batman who is also watching the events of the game (hey, he is human and also likes sports) turns it off and accidentally throws the button near the Psycho Pirate's mask which causes a reaction making him see his father fro...

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Good Start to a great crossover 0

This was a good start to an amazing cross-over. With the return to the real Reverse-Flash and Flashpoint Batman, made this an amazing book. This book was all a slug fest with Batman and Reverse-Flash. Just like Batman issue 20 we had Bruce showing that he is the Batman. ...

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What a Waste 0

Intro Cover-Art: 5/5 Storyline/Flow: 1/5Colors/Inkings: 4/5PiS/Complete Absurdity: 5/5 (this is a bad thing) The GoodThe art is actually pretty nice. Visually this issue is stunning.seriously the art looks goodthats why this issue gets 2 stars because it looks goodThe Badby my count Batman should have been dead 15 times over this issue. I mean seriously Reverse Flash has been able to fight wally west evenly. but the guy can't even KO Batman in under a minute? and im supposed to believe this com...

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