Weekly DC Review: September 09, 2022 (Week 36)

Help Support The Heroes We Love: You can purchase all DC Comics digitally through their digital app, or the Comixology service. This month, we’re going to highlight the Robins, because despite the Bat-Privilege, rarely do all five Robins have their own Bat-Family centric series. You can catch Dick in Nightwing, Jason in Task Force Z, Tim in Tim Drake: Robin, Steph in Batgirls, and Damian in Batman Vs. Robin.

Weekly Omissions- Batman; Dear Detective #1, Black Adam – The Justice Society: Atom Smasher #1, Dark Knights Of Steel: Tales From The Three Kingdoms #1, Multiversity: Teen Justice #4

Hero Of The Week- Batman vs. Batman this week, as Terry McGinnis and Bruce Wayne went toe to toe. They both brought in 16 Points, but The Performance Of The Week Appearance went to Terry, who took it in 1. Batman Beyond: Neo Year was an absolute powerhouse performance of a series, and the best Batman Beyond comic I’ve read.

Antagonist Of The Week – Poison Ivy adds another Antagonist Of The Week to her accolades, even as she fails to be a real contender villain wise this year. She brought in 9 Points in a single Appearance.

Book Of The Week- It’s Dark Crisis Week, the Bane of my DC existence. Dark Crisis #4 (I’m sticking with the original shorter name of the first 3 issues), brought in132 Points over 61 Characters.

Welcome to the League – No New Additions

WEEK 35 / WEEK 37

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

Batman #127 (48)
Batgirl (CC)
Batman (BW) – Blade, Durability, Explosive, Personality, Stealth, Suit, Teleport, Toxin, Weapon, Willpower, LT
Catwoman (SK) – Investigation, Tech, CD: Locates The Penguin
Commissioner Montoya – TU (Nightwing), LT
Nightwing (DG)- TU (Montoya), LT
Oracle (BG) – Computers, TU (Superman)
Robin (TD) – Agility, Blade, Durability, Explosive, Stealth, Suit, Weapon, LT
Spoiler (SB)
Superman (CK) – Durability, Flight, Teleport, Wind, TU (Oracle) 
The Signal (DT)
The Penguin (OC) – Blade, Deception, Influence, CD: Underwent Physical Transformation
Batman Beyond: Neo Year #6 (15)
Batman (TM) – Agility, Blade, Durability, Energy, Flight, Influence, Melee, Projectile, Stealth, Suit, TU (Barbara Gordon), LT, SC, CD: New Relationship, DA (Lumos) 
Dark Crisis #4 (132)
Arsenal (RH)
Batgirl (CC)
Batman (BW)
Batwoman (KK) – SC
Beast Boy (GL)
Black Canary (DL) 
Blue Beetle (TK) – SC
Booster Gold – Flight, SC
Cyborg – Business, Computers
Detective Chimp
Doctor Fate (KH) –
Doctor Midnite – Durability, SC
Donna Troy – Business
Green Arrow (OQ) 
Green Lantern (AS) – Influence
Green Lantern (HJ) – Durability
Green Lantern (KR) – Energy, Energy Offensive, Flight, Melee
Green Lantern (SM) – Energy, Energy Offensive, Flight
Hawkman (CH) – Flight, Strength, SC
Hawkwoman (ST) – Flight, Strength, SC
Hellblazer (JC)
Jade – Flight, SC
Mr. Terrific– Business
Nightwing (DG)
Red Hood (JT) – SC
Robin (DW) – Business
Obsidian – Flight, SC
Oracle (BG) – Business
Powergirl (KS) – Flight, Strength, SC
Spoiler (SB)
Starfire – Flight, SC
Supergirl (KK) – Flight, Strength, SC
Superman (CK) 
Swamp Thing (AH) 
Swamp Thing (LK) 
The Flash (BA) – Speed, Speed Offensive, Strength, DA (Constructs)
The Signal (DT) – SC
Wildcat (TG) – Business
Wildcat (YM) – SC
Wonder Girl (YF) – Durability
Wonder Woman (DP) 
Black Adam – Energy, Flight, Lightning, Melee
Black Manta 
Captain Cold – Ice
Deathstroke (SW) – Energy, Explosive, Melee, Weapon
Doctor Phosphorous 
Firefly – Flight
Gorilla Grodd 
Lex Luthor – Computers, Durability, Energy, Flight, Suit
Multiplex – Creature
Pariah – Possession, Reality, Tech
Prometheus – Possession
Punchline – Weapon
Yellow Lantern (SI) – Flight
Flashpoint Beyond #5 (16)
Batman (BW) – Investgation
Mr. Terrific – Business, Intellect 
Rip Hunter – Temporal 
Batman (TW) – Durability, Gun, Melee, Precision Vehicle
Psycho Pirate
Ra’s Al Ghul – Investigation 
Nubia: Queen Of The Amazons #4 (17)
Clio – SC
Hawkgirl (KS) – SC
Queen Nubia – Agility, Blade, Durability, Heal, Intellect, Melee, Strength, Tech, Weapon, DA (Zillah)
Wonder Girl (YF)
Queen Hera
Poison Ivy #4 (9)
Poison Ivy – Influence, Melee, Plants, Plants Offensive, Strength, Toxin, Willpower, DA (Green Man Minion)
Sword Of Azrael #2 (15)
Azrael – Agility, Blade, Durability, Gun, Influence, Melee, Personality, Weapon, DA (Templars) 
Vengeance – Durability, Melee, Strength, LT
The New Champion Of Shazam #2 (14)
Mary Marvel – Absorb, Durability, Energy, Flight, Lightning, Melee, Strength, SC
Shazam (Darla)
Shazam (Eugene) – Intellect
Shazam (Freddie)
Shazam (Pedro)

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