Weekly DC Review: August 21st, 2020 (Week 34)

WEEK 33 / WEEK 35

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Hero Of The Week- The Batman dethrones Wonder Woman, with 29 points over 5 appearances. Wonder Woman got 28 points over 3 appearances, arguably the more impressive performance. 

Book Of The Week- Another Dark Nights book, this time Dark Nights: Death Metal Guidebook #1, with 133 points (the biggest issue yet). Metal Men #9 scored an ironic 52 points. 

Villain Of The Week- Harley Quinn remains untouchable, with 28 points over 5 appearances. The Gotham City Sir… Ladies held the top 3 spots: Poison Ivy had 13 points over 2 appearances and Punchline had 11 points over 2 appearances. 

Statistical Notes- 8 New Villains and 14 New Heroes Were Added To The List of Tracked Heroes.

Wonder Woman remains the #1 Character and #1 Hero with 81 points overall (Batman nips at her heels with 77 points).

Harley Quinn remains the #1 Antagonist with 44 points, with the second place trailing far behind at a measly 15 points (Poison Ivy). 

Key: TU – Team-Up; LT – Lead Team; SC – Save Civilian; CD – Character Development; DA – Defeat Antagonist.

Aquaman #62 (20)
Aqualad (JH) – Deception, Senses, Strength, Vehicle, Water, Water Defensive, Water Offensive, Weapon, CD: Learns About Family’s Culture
Aquaman – Stealth
Tula – Stealth
Black Manta (JH) – Blade, Suit, Tech, Vehicle, LT
Batman #97 (22)
Batman (BW) – Agility, Explosive, Melee, Projectile, Senses, Suit, Tech, Willpower, TU (Harley Quinn)
Harley Quinn – Toxin, TU (Batman), LT
Punchline – Blade, Business, Melee, LT
The Joker – Creature, LT
Catwoman #24 (12)
Catwoman (SK) – Agility, Ensnare, Melee, Thief, Toxin, Whip, LT, DA (Snowflame)
Killer Croc (WJ)
Professor Pyg (LV)
The Riddler (EN)
Dark Nights: Death Metal Guidebook #1 (133)
Aquaman – Creature, Weapon, CD: Yields Atlantis
Batgirl (BG) 
Batman (BW) – Exploit, Intellect, Tech, Vehicle, TU (Jonah Hex), LT, DA (Joker Dragon)
Beast Boy – TU (Teen Titans)
Captain Atom (NA) – Flight, TU (Firestorm), CD: Death
Crush (XR) – Ensnare, TU (Titans)
Detective Chimp – Blade, TU (Kent Nelson)
Doctor Fate (KH) – Flight, Magic, TU (Doctor Fate)
Doctor Fate (KN) – TU (Justice League Dark)
Donna Troy – Blade, Shield, TU (Teen Titans)
Firestorm (RR) – Durability, Flight, TU (Captain Atom)
Hawkgirl (KS) – Flight
Green Lantern (GG) 
Green Lantern (JC) 
Green Lantern (JS) – Flight
Green Lantern (KR) – Energy Offensive, TU (Teen Titans)
John Constantine – TU (Kent Nelson)
Jonah Hex – TU (Batman)
Kid Flash (WW) – Melee, TU (Titans)
Raven – Flames Offensive, TU (Titans)
Red Arrow (EQ) – TU (Titans)
Roundhouse (WW) – Melee, TU (Titans)
Martian Manhunter (JJ) – Flight
Mister Miracle (SF)
Ms Martian – Morph, TU (Teen Titans)
Swamp Thing (AH)– TU (Kent Nelson)
Supergirl (KK)
Superman (CK)
The Flash (BA) – Speed
Wonder Woman – Artifact, Durability, Melee, CD: Cedes Themyscira
Zatanna – Magic, TU (Kent Nelson)
Brainiac (VD)
Captain Boomerang (GH) – Explosive, Projectile, Weapon
Deadshot (FL) – Gun
Harley Quinn – Blunt, Creature, Gun, Melee, Weapon, DA (Captain Boomerang)
Gorilla Grodd
Killer Croc (WJ) – Weapon
Lex Luthor – TU (Lobo), LT
Man-Bat (KL) – Flight, TU (Kent Nelson)
Poison Ivy – Melee, Plant, Projectile, Stealth
The Batman Who Laughs – Reality, LT, CD: Becomes King of Prime Earth, DA (Justice League)
The Joker
Yellow Lantern (Sinestro) –
Harley Quinn #75 (7)
Harley Quinn – Agility, Fourth Wall, Melee, Weapon, Willpower
Harley Quinn: Red + Black + White #10 (28)
Batgirl (BG) – Projectile, Melee, TU (Batman)
Batman (BW) – Melee, Suit, TU (Batgirl)
Harley Quinn – Agility, Blunt, Creature, Intellect, Melee, Tech, Weapon, TU (Poison Ivy), LT, DA (Batman)
Poison Ivy – Ensnare, Flight, Plant, Plant Offensive, Stealth, Strength, Thief, TU (Harley Quinn)
Justice League #51 (34)
Batman (BW) – Agility, Vehicle, LT
Green Lantern (HJ)
Green Lantern (JS) – Artifact, Energy Defensive, Flight, Speed, Vehicle, CD: Corrupted by Black Mercy
Hawkgirl (KS)
Hawkman (CH)
Martian Manhunter
Superman (CK) – Flight, Optics Offensive, Senses, CD: Corrupted by Black Mercy
The Flash (BA) – Speed, CD: Corrupted by Black Mercy
Wonder Woman – Blade, Shield Defensive, Shield Offensive, LT, CD: Corrupted by Black Mercy
Anti-Monitor (Mobius) 
Brainiac (VD)
Metal Men #9 (52)
Gold (MM)  – TU (Nth Metal Man)
Iron (MM) – Blunt, Durability, Morph, Shield, Stretch, Weapon, SC, CD: Chemo Plating, DA (Chemo)
Lead (MM) – Ensnare, Morph, Shield, Stretch, SC, CD: Chemo Plating, DA (Chemo)
Mercury (MM) – Blade, Ensnare, Morph, Shield, Stretch, SC, CD: Chemo Plating, DA (Chemo)
Phantom Stranger (JI) – Cosmic, Exploit, Flight, Reality, Teleport
Platinum (MM) – TU (Nth Metal Man)
Tin (MM) – Durability, Ensnare, Shield, Stretch, SC, CD: Chemo Plating, DA (Chemo)
Chemo  – Acid, Radiation, Radiation Offensive
Nth Metal Man – Morph, TU (Platinum) 
Nightwing #73 (26)
Batgirl (BG) – Agility, Blunt, Melee, Suit
Drake – TU (Red Hood)
Nightwing (DG) – Agility, Blunt, Deception, Melee, Weapon, TU (Joker), CD: Memories Altered
Red Hood – TU (Drake)
Punchline – Deception, Tech, TU (The Joker), LT
The Joker – Charm, TU (Nightwing), LT
Teen Titans #44 (36)
Batman (BW) – Stealth, Suit
Crush – Ensnare, Melee, DA (Robin)
Kid Flash (WW) – Melee, Speed, DA (Robin)
Red Arrow (EQ) – Arrow, Bow, Ensnare, Tech, DA (Robin)
Robin (DW) – Agility, Melee, Tech, Weapon
Roundhouse – Melee, Morph, Speed, DA (Robin)
Black Mask (RS) – TU (Deathstroke)
Deathstroke (SW) – TU (Black Mask)
KGBeast – Bionics Offensive, DA (Kid Flash)
Mammoth (BF) – TU (Black Mask)
Wonder Woman Annual #4 (26)
Artemis (B-M)
Donna Troy
Queen Hippolyta – Business, Tech, TU (Wonder Woman), LT, CD: Sets Out To Find A Third Amazonian Nation
Wonder Woman – Artifact, Creature, Durability, Ensnare, Flight, Projectile, Speed, Strength, Suit, Vehicle, Weapon, Whip, Willpower, TU (Queen Hippolyta), SC, CD: Bridges Two Amazonian Nations Together, DA (Dark Fates)

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