Weekly DC Review: December 31st, 2020 (Week 53)

WEEK 52 / YEAR’S END

2020 is the year just won’t end, as we enter our 53rd (!!!) Week.

For those keeping track of their own review teams, full statistics can be found in the below character reviews. Please use these results to determine your score and support us via the Fantasy Comic League’s Patreon page to become a Sanctioned Review Agent. Make sure to tweet any questions or comments to @FantasyComicLG on Twitter while using the #FantasyComicLeague tag!

Help Support The Heroes We Love: You can legally purchase all DC Comics digitally through their digital app, the Comixology service, or through their website, https://www.readdc.com/

Hero Of The Week-  Wonder Woman takes the final Hero of the Week in 2020, shocking absouletely no-one whose been paying attention to these things. She scored 25 Points over 4 Appearances, just narrowly beating Superman one last time; he scored 21 Points over 3 Appearances.

Antagonist Of The Week – Cheetah is getting her first Antagonist of The Week, scoring 15 Points over 2 Appearances. Looking at our top Antagonist and our top Hero, it’s almost as if… they were in a movie recently or something.

Book Of The Week- We end 2020 with a book that shatters all previous records in the FCL. Dark Nights Death Metal: The Last 52, The War Of The Multiverses #1 is the first ever book to break 300 Points, bringing in exactly that number over 76 Characters. Of course we have a record breaking amount of points on a 53rd week that shouldn’t even exist.

Statistical Notes-  3 New Antagonists Added. In 2020, we scored 22 Weeks worth of Points, and tracked 154 Heroes and 115 Antagonists, for a total of 269 Characters.

DC’S TOP 10 HEROES OF 2020
1.) Batman (Bruce Wayne) – 504 Points, 89 Appearances
2.) Wonder Woman (Diana Prince) – 431 Points, 62 Appearances
3.) Superman (Clark Kent) – 364 Points, 63 Appearances
4.) The Flash (Barry Allen) – 184 Points, 40 Appearances
5.) Nightwing (Dick Grayson) – 161 Points, 37 Appearances
6.) Batgirl (Barbara Gordon) – 128 Points, 31 Appearances
7.) Swamp Thing (Alec Holland) – 126 Points, 25 Appearances
8.) Green Lantern (John Stewart) – 120 Points, 23 Appearances
9.) Superboy (Jonathan Kent) – 91 Points, 22 Appearances
10.) Catwoman (Selina Kyle) – 88 Points, 15 Appearances

DC’S TOP ANTAGONISTS OF 2020
1.) Harley Quinn – 173 Points, 42 Appearances
2.) The Joker- 109 Points, 29 Appearances
3.) Black Adam – 70 Points, 11 Appearances
4.) The Batman Who Laughs – 66 Points, 11 Appearances
5.) Frost King- 63 Points, 9 Appearances
6.) Lex Luthor – 62 Points, 16 Appearances
7.) Lobo – 51 Points, 7 Appearances
8.) Superboy Prime – 50 Points, 6 Appearances
9.) Robin King- 49 Points, 9 Appearances
10.) Poison Ivy – 48 Points, 14 Appearances

See y’all in 2021.

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

Batman Annual #5 (18)
Batman (BW) – Tech, Vehicle
Antagonist(s)
Clownhunter – Blade, Blunt, Flames, Rage, Tech, Weapon, CD: Death of Parents
Harley Quinn – Thief
The Joker – Assassin, Gun, Toxin, Weapon
Challenge Of The Super-Sons #3 (18)
Robin (DW) – Ensnare, Melee, Tech, Vehicle, LT, DA (Minotaur)
Superboy (JK) – Durability, Flight, Melee, Strength, Weapon, LT, DA (Minotaur)
Wonder Woman (DP) – Strength, SC
Dark Nights Death Metal: The Last 52, War Of The Multiverses #1 (300)
Aqualad – Blade, TU (Wonder Woman)
Batgirl (BG) – Melee, TU (Wonder Woman)
Batman (BW) – Artifact, Blade, Durability, Melee, TU (Wonder Woman), LT
Beast Boy – Claws Offensive, Morph, TU (Wonder Woman)
Black Queen (AA) – Gun, TU (Wonder Woman)
Captain Carrot – TU (Wonder Woman), LT
Cyborg – TU (Wonder Woman)
Donna Troy – TU (Wonder Woman)
Frankenstein – Gun, Weapon, TU (Wonder Woman), CD: Death
Gold – CD: Fused With Terrific Tech, TU (Wonder Woman)
Green Arrow – Arrow, TU (Wonder Woman)
Green Lantern (AS) – Melee, TU (Wonder Woman)
Green Lantern (GG) – Energy Offensive, TU (Wonder Woman)
Green Lantern (HJ) – Energy Offensive, Shield, TU (Wonder Woman)
Green Lantern (JS) – Energy Offensive, TU (Wonder Woman)
Green Lantern (KR) – TU (Wonder Woman)
Hawk – TU (Wonder Woman)
Hawkman – Flight, TU (Wonder Woman)
Hawkwoman – Flight, TU (Wonder Woman)
Hellblazer (JC) – Magic, Magic Offensive, Toxin, TU (Wonder Woman), DA (Hellblazer)
Hippolyta – TU (Wonder Woman)
Impulse – TU (Wonder Woman)
Iron – CD: Fused With Terrific Tech, TU (Wonder Woman)
Jesse Quick – Speed, TU (Wonder Woman)
Kid Flash (WW) – Speed, TU (Wonder Woman)
Lead – CD: Fused With Terrific Tech, TU (Wonder Woman)
Max Mercury – Speed, TU (Wonder Woman)
Mercury – CD: Fused With Terrific Tech, TU (Wonder Woman)
Mr Terrific – Intellect, Melee, TU (Wonder Woman)
Nightwing – Agility, Blade, Blunt, TU (Wonder Woman)
Orphan (CC) – Melee, TU (Wonder Woman)
Plastic Man – Stretch, TU (Wonder Woman)
Platinum – CD: Fused With Terrific Tech, TU (Wonder Woman)
President Superman – LT, TU (Wonder Woman)
Raven – Energy, Energy Defensive, Energy Offensive, Flight, Strength, Willpower, TU (Wonder Woman),  DA (Raven)
Red Arrow (EQ) – Arrow, Weapon, TU (Wonder Woman)
Red Arrow (RH) – Arrow, Weapon, TU (Wonder Woman), CD: Forgives Wally For His Death, DA (Fastest Killer Alive)
Red Tornado – Flight, TU (Wonder Woman)
Robin (DW) – Melee, TU (Wonder Woman)
Robin (TD) – Blunt, TU (Wonder Woman)
Sergeant Rock – TU (Wonder Woman)
Starfire – Energy Offensive, Flight, TU (Wonder Woman), LT
Steel – Blunt, TU (Wonder Woman)
Superboy (CK) – Durability, Flight, Melee, Strength, TU (Wonder Woman)
Superboy (JK) – Durability, Flight, Melee, Strength, TU (Wonder Woman)
Supergirl (KK)– Flight, Melee, Weapon, TU (Wonder Woman)
Superman (CK) – Durability, Flight, Melee, Optics, Strength, Willpower, TU (Wonder Woman)
Swamp Thing (AH) – Absorb, Durability, Grow, Plants, TU (Wonder Woman), DA (Swamp King)
The Atom (RC) – Agility, Durability, Grow, Intellect, Melee, Shrink, Size, TU (Wonder Woman), DA (Ra)
The Flash (AH) – Melee, Speed, TU (Wonder Woman)
The Flash (BA) – Speed, TU (Wonder Woman)
The Flash (JG) – Melee, Speed, TU (Wonder Woman)
The Flash (WW) – Melee, Speed, Speed Defensive, Speed Offensive, TU (Wonder Woman), CD: Forgiven For Death Of Best Friend
The Signal (DT) – Blunt, TU (Wonder Woman)
Tin – CD: Fused With Terrific Tech, TU (Wonder Woman)
Wonder Girl – Melee, TU (Wonder Woman)
Wonder Woman (DP) – Artifact, Ensnare, Suit, TU (DC Universe), LT
Antagonist(s)
Bizarro – Melee, TU (Wonder Woman)
Black King (AA) – Durability, Melee, TU (Swamp Thing), CD: Death
Black Manta – TU (Wonder Woman)
Cheetah – Claws Offensive, TU (Wonder Woman)
Clayface – Blunt, Grow, Melee, Morph, Size, Strength, TU (Wonder Woman)
Cyborg Superman – Bionics, Flight, TU (Wonder Woman)
Deathstroke – Blade, TU (Wonder Woman)
General Zod – Flight, TU (Wonder Woman)
Harley Quinn – Blunt, TU (Wonder Woman)
Lex Luthor – Melee, TU (Wonder Woman)
Poison Ivy – TU (Wonder Woman)
Maxima – Flight, SC, TU (Wonder Woman), CD: Death
Mr Freeze – Blade, TU (Wonder Woman)
Robin King – TU (Batman Who Laughs)
Scarecrow – TU (Wonder Woman)
Sinestro – Energy Offensive, TU (Wonder Woman)
Solomon Grundy – Melee, Strength, TU (Wonder Woman), CD: Death
The Batman Who Laughs – Blade, Creature, Energy Offensive, Melee, Strength, Whip, TU (Robin King), LT
The Penguin – Blade, Claws, Claws Offensive, Morph, TU (Wonder Woman), DA (Penguin)
Jinny Hex Special #1 (15)
Jinny Hex – Gun, Melee, Tech, Vehicle, Weapon, SC, CD: Met Her Father, DA (Three Eyed Jack)
Jonah Hex – Melee, DA (Three Eyed Jack)
Superman (CK) – Flight, Sense
Justice League: Endless Winter #2 (99)
Aquaman – Creature, Flight, Melee, TU (Hippolyta), DA (Ice Creatures)
Batman (BW) – Explosive, Melee, Suit, Tech, TU (Hippolyta), LT, DA (Ice Creatures)
Doctor Fate (KH) – Magic, TU (Justice League)
Green Lantern (JS) – Blade, Creature, Energy, Energy Defensive, Energy Offensive, Ensnare, Flight, Guns, Vehicle, TU (Hippolyta), DA (Ice Creatures)
Hippolyta – Durability, Melee, Strength, TU (Hippolyta), DA (Ice Creatures)
Superman (CK) – Durability, Flight, Melee, Optics, Speed, Strength, Tech, TU (Hippolyta), DA (Ice Creatures)
Swamp Thing (AH) – Blade, Durability, Ensnare, Grow, Plants Defensive, Plants Offensive, Sense, TU (Hippolyta), DA (Ice Creatures)
The Flash (BA) – Durability, Melee, Speed, Speed Offensive, TU (Hippolyta), DA (Ice Creatures)
Viking Prince – Possession, TU (Hippolyta), DA (Ice Creatures)
Wonder Woman (DP) – Blade, Shield Offensive, Weapon, TU (Hippolyta), LT, DA (Ice Creatures)
Zatanna – TU (Justice League)
Antagonist(s)
Black Adam – Durability, Energy, Energy Offensive, Flight, Lightning, Melee, Optics, Speed, Strength, DA (Ice Creatures)
Frost King – Absorb, Blade, Creature, Elements, Energy, Grow, Ice, Ice Offensive, Melee, Strength, Teleport,
Sebastian Stagg
Wonder Woman: Agent Of Peace #23 (22)
Wonder Woman (DP) – Creature, Ensnare, Melee, Strength, Suit, Whip, TU (Cheetah), LT, DA (Poachers)
Antagonist(s)
Cheetah – Agility, Claws, Claws Offensive, Ensnare, Melee, Speed, Strength, Tail, Weapon, TU (Wonder Woman), DA (Poachers)


Categories: Reviews

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: