Detective Comics #22

    Detective Comics » Detective Comics #22 - Targeting the Shield; My Better Half released by DC Comics on September 2013.

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    Meet The Wrath! In Gotham City, he’s the anti-Batman, and the body count is about to shoot through the roof! And in the backup story, Man-Bat makes a startling discovery!



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    Flip Sides of the Same Coin 0

    The Story:Detective Comics #22 marks the new 52 debut of two new additions to Batman's rogues gallery in the form of Wrath & Scorn. The GCPD is being targeted by these cop killers and its up to the Dark Knight to bring them to justice.The Good:First and foremost, the art in this issue is outstanding. Jason Fabok does a fantastic job with the characters and also the city of Gotham itself. The art is crisp and each of the characters has their own distinctive appearance.The story is a simple on...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.

    Full of Wrath but signifying nothing 0

    The beginning of a new arc brings a new deadly vigilante and his disciples to Gotham as both Bruce Wayne and Batman both find themselves under attack by those who would like to take their place. Writer John Layman reboots a completely forgettable late 2000's Lex Luthor ripoff in E.D. Caldwell that doesn't do much for me, and the ease with which Batman takes down Wrath's first lieutenant doesn't make me think the man's boss should be much of a challenge either. We're also stuck with several pages...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.

    Detective Comics #22 Rating 0

    Cover & Solicit - 4/5Would I pick-up or buy the comic based on the solicit or cover alone?Are the alternate covers appealing?Does the solicit and cover portray what happens in the issue?Do I like the artist's style on the cover?Art, Colors & Inking - 4/5- Weighted DoubleDo I personally like this artist's style?Does the artist stay true to the characters appearance?If there are multiple artists do they blend well and not disturb the reading experience?Does the coloring/inking blend well w...

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