DC Weekly Review: October 7th, 2022 (Week 40)

Help Support The Heroes We Love: You can purchase all DC Comics digitally through their digital app, or the Comixology service. For the spooky month, we’re going to highlight the recently concluded The Swamp Thing run by Ram V, split up into a 10 Issue Season One and 6 Issue Season Two. You can read it in it’s entirety on DC Universe Infinite, their online comic service. It’s 10$ a month, or 135 CAD for Ultra yearly access. Ram V’s stellar Swamp Thing is worth 80$ of that alone.

Weekly Omissions- Black Adam: The Justice Society Files – Doctor Fate #1, Gotham City: Year One #1, Harley Quinn: The Animated Series – Legion Of Bats #1, Multiversity: Teen Justice #5

Hero Of The Week- Bruce Wayne manages to retain Hero Of The Week, bringing in 22 Points over 3 Appearances.

Antagonist Of The Week – The Joker makes a huge splash with his new miniseries, scoring Antagonist Of The Week with 18 Points over 3 Appearances. This includes a 14 Point Performance Of The Week in the first issue of his new miniseries that looks to bring in characters at the crime family level such as Black Mask and Two-Face, as well as Jason Todd.

Book Of The Week- Another Dark Crisis week. Dark Crisis #5 brought in 219 points over 88 characters. I’m so scared of the finale.

Welcome to the League – No New Additions

WEEK 39 / WEEK 41

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

Batman #128 (50)
Aquaman (AC) – Flight, Heal
Batgirl (CC) – Stealth
Batman (BW) – Heal, Influence,  Investigation, Tech, Willpower, TU (Gordon), LT
Black Canary (DL) – Sonics, Sonics Offensive
Commissioner Gordon (JG) – Investigation, Tech, TU (Batman)
Green Arrow (OQ) – Explosive, Projectile, Weapon, TU (Nightwing), LT
Hawkgirl (KS)– Blunt, Flight
Martian Manhunter (JJ) – Energy Offensive, Flight, Strength
Nightwing (DG) – Melee, Swing, Weapon, TU (Green Arrow)
Oracle (BG) – Computers
Robin (TD)
Superman (CK) – Energy Offensive, Flight, Sense
The Signal (DT) – Stealth
The Joker – Toxin 
Batman: Knightwatch #2 (41)
Alfred – Computers
Batman (BW) – Appendage, Computers, Explosive, Flight, Investigation, Melee, Projectile, Suit, LT, DA (Goons)
Huntress (HB)  – Melee, Swing, Vehicle, DA (Joker Goons) 
Nightwing (DG) – Melee, Vehicle, DA (Joker Goons) 
Robin (DW) – Agility, Blunt, Melee, Suit, Vechicle, Weapon, DA (Goons) 
The Joker – Vehicle
The Penguin (OC) – Deception, Flight, Gun, Melee, Tech, Weapon, SC, DA (Mugger) 
Dark Crisis #5  (217)
Aquaman (AC) 
Aquaman (JH) – Blade, Magic, Weapon, TU (Titans)
Arsenal (RH) – TU (Blue Beetle)
Batman (BW) – Melee, Tech
Beast Boy (GL) – Claws, Morph, TU (Blue Beetle)
Black Canary (DL)
Blue Beetle (TK) – TU (Titans)
Booster Gold– Flight, Melee, TU (Titans)
Captain Atom – Flight, Melee, TU (Titans)
Crush – TU (Titans)
Cyborg (VS) – Morph, Weapon, TU (Blue Beetle)
Doctor Fate (KH) – Teleport, TU (Titans)
Doctor Light – TU (Titans)
Donna Troy (DT) – Melee, TU (Blue Beetle)
Elastic Woman (RF)– Stretch
Firestorm – Flames Offensive, Flight, TU (Titans)
Frankenstein – TU (Titans)
Green Arrow (OQ) 
Green Lantern (AS) – TU (Titans)
Green Lantern (HJ) – Energy, Influence, Willpower, CD: Freed The Justice League
Green Lantern (JS) – Flight
Green Lantern (KR)

Green Lantern (SM)
Hawkgirl (KS) – Flight
Jade – TU (Titans)
Jesse Quick – Speed, TU (Titans)
Kid Flash (WW) – Speed, TU (Blue Beetle)
Martian Manhunter (JJ) – Flight
Mary Marvel – Flight, TU (Titans)
Mr. Terrific – TU (Titans), LT
Negative Man (LT)
Nightwing (DG) – Blunt, Melee, Weapon, TU (Blue Beetle), LT
Obsidian – TU (Titans)
Oracle (BG) – TU (Titans)
Power Girl (KS) – Flight, TU (Titans)
Ravager (RW)
Raven – Flight, TU (Blue Beetle)
Red Arrow (EQ) – Projectile, TU (Blue Beetle)
Robin (DW) – TU (Titans), LT
Robot-Man (CS) 
Roundhouse – Melee, TU (Blue Beetle)
Sideways – Teleport, TU (Titans)
Starfire – Energy Offensive, Flight, Melee, TU (Blue Beetle)
Supergirl (KK) – Energy Offensive, Flight, Melee, Strength, TU (Titans)
Superman (CK) – Flight, Morph, Reality, Willpower, CD: Freed The Justice League
Superman (JK) – Energy Offensive, Flight, Melee, Speed, Strength, TU (Titans)
Swamp Thing (LK) – Creature, TU (Titans)
The Flash (BA) – Speed Defensive, CD: Freed The Justice League
The Flash (WW) – Melee, Speed, Speed Offensive, TU (Blue Beetle)
The Spectre (JC) – Grow
Vixen – TU (Titans)
Wildcat (TG) –
TU (Titans)
Wildcat (YM) –
TU (Titans)
Wonder Girl (YF) –
Weapon, TU (Titans)
Wonder Woman (DP) – Flight
Zatanna  – Flight
Black Adam – Elements, Flight, Lightning, Melee, Strength, TU (Titans)
Black Manta – Energy
Black Spider
Captain Cold 
Cheetah – Claws
Crazy Quilt 
Deathstroke (SW) – Melee, Strength, LT
Doctor Phosphorous 
Felix Faust 
Firefly – Flight
Gentleman Ghost – Flight
Giganta – Melee
Lex Luthor – Energy, Flight
Multiplex – Creature, Melee
Pariah – Absorb, Sense, Tech, Teleport
Psimon – Telepathy
Shimmer – Energy
Vandal Savage 
Yellow Lantern (SI) – Ensnare, Flight
Dark Crisis: The Deadly Green #1 (61)
Doctor Fate (KH) – TU (Nightwing), LT
Green Lantern (AS) – Absorb, Artifact, Durability, Flames, Willpower, TU (Nightwing) 
Hellblazer (JC) – Intellect, TU (Nightwing) 
Jade – Durability, Energy, Flight, Influence, TU (Nightwing) 
Nightwing (DG) – TU (Green Lantern) 
Obsidian – Durability, Energy, Flight, Sense, TU (Nightwing) 
Raven – Flight, Influence, Magic, Magic Defensive, Magic Offensive, Sense, TU (Nightwing), LT
Superman (JK) – Durability, Flight, Influence, Melee, Morph, Personality, Rage, Strength, TU (Nightwing) 
Swamp Thing (LK) – Absorb, Durability, Ensnare, Grow, Morph, Personality, Plants, Plants Offensive, Sense, Strength, TU (Nightwing), LT
Wonder Girl (YF) – TU (Nightwing) 
Monkey Prince #7 (21)
Aquaman (AC) – Blade, Flight, Sense, Weapon, LT
Monkey Prince (MS) – Agility, Appendage, Appendage Offensive, Durability, Flight, Melee, Telepathy, Wind
Queen Mera – Water Offensive
Black Adam – Energy, Suit, Vehicle
Poison Ivy #5 (16)
Florinic Man (JW) – Blade, Durability, Heal, Influence, Melee, Possession, Strength, Toxin
Poison Ivy – Blade, Plants Offensive, Sense, Vehicle, Weapon, Willpower 
Sword Of Azrael #3 (9)
Azrael (JV) – Agility, Blade, Durability, Flames, Investigation, Melee, Personality, Weapon 
The Joker: The Man Who Stopped Laughing #1 (20)
Harley Quinn
Power Girl (KS) – Flight, Melee, Strength
Red Hood (JT) 
Black Mask – TU (Two-Face)
Lex Luthor 
Mirror Master
The Joker – Assassin, Blade, Blunt, Creature, Durability, Explosive, Gun, Influence, Melee, Toxin, Weapon, LT, DA (Mobsters)
The Riddler (EN) – TU (Harvey Dent)
Two-Face (HD) – TU (Riddler)

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