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Preview: Detective Comics #359 Facsimile Edition

Detective Comics #359 Facsimile Edition

(W) Gardner Fox, John Broome (A) Sid Greene (A/CA) Carmine Infantino, Murphy Anderson
In Shops: Jan 15, 2020
SRP: $3.99

Batgirl makes her first appearance in this 1967 origin story, reprinted in a new facsimile edition! As both Batgirl and Oracle, Barbara Gordon has been a pivotal part of the Batman family for decades. In “The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl,” what starts as a trip to a costume party sparks a crime-fighting career, as Barbara helps Batman and Robin defeat Killer Moth! Plus, the Elongated Man must solve “The Riddle of the Sleepytime Taxi”!

Detective Comics #359 Facsimile Edition

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Detective Comics #1000

It’s a new week and we’ve got lots coming at you. While you wait for things to get rolling, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web.

The Comichron – Comic book, graphic novel sales to comics shops up 2% in 2019; Detective #1000, Watchmen top charts – For those that enjoy the race.

How To Love Comics – Iron Man 2020 Reading Order Guide – For anyone that wants to know where to start and go from there!

ICv2 – Game and Toy Distributor Completes Majority Recapitalization – Equity firms aren’t a good thing… hopefully this works out well.

Review

The Beat – A Sparrow’s Roar

Preview: Detective Comics #1018

Detective Comics #1018

(W) Peter J. Tomasi (A) Scott Godlewski (CA) Rafael Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona
In Shops: Jan 01, 2020
SRP: $3.99

In the aftermath of “City of Bane,” the Dark Knight has found himself cold, alone, and missing one of the very foundations of his life as both Bruce Wayne and the Batman. But personal problems will have to wait-a mysterious series of deaths have been peppered throughout Gotham and it seems an element of the supernatural is at play in the form of a monstrous pagan spirit. Can Batman silence the demons within to stop the killing? Or will this silent night be for keeps?

Detective Comics #1018

Preview: Detective Comics #1017

Detective Comics #1017

(W) Tom Taylor (A) Fernando Blanco (CA) Tony S. Daniel
In Shops: Dec 11, 2019
SRP: $3.99

In the dead of winter, a child has gone missing from the Martha Wayne Orphanage in Gotham City…and the bearer of the Wayne family name is on the case. But to solve this mystery, Batman must turn to another bearer of the Wayne family name, his estranged son Damian, to hit the night skies as Batman and Robin once more. Can father and son put aside their differences to rescue the missing Miguel Flores? And what other dark turn is in store for the duo on their journey into the night? Don’t miss this special tale by guest writer Tom Taylor!

Detective Comics #1017

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The Banks

It’s new comic book day! While you wait for shops to open, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

The Beat – A Year of Free Comics: Wet your whistle with Lackdaisy – Free comics!

Reviews

Talking Comics – Action Comics #1017
Talking Comics – Angel #7
The Beat – The Banks
Newsarama – Conan: Serpent War #1
Talking Comics – Detective Comics #1016
Newsarama – Ghost Rider 2099 #1
ICv2 – I Survived the Sinking of the Titanic, 1912
Newsarama – James Bond #1
AIPT – Martian Manhunter #10
Newsarama – Mighty Morphin Power Rangers/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1
Comics Bulletin – Transformers Galaxies #3

Preview: Detective Comics #1016

Detective Comics #1016

(W) Peter J. Tomasi (A) Jaime Mendoza (A/CA) Doug Mahnke
In Shops: Nov 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99

Defeating her now-estranged husband, Mr. Freeze, isn’t enough to sate Nora Fries’s bloodlust as she usurps his frozen throne, establishing herself as the first ice queen of Gotham. The Dark Knight will have his hands full as Nora unleashes an icy hell unlike any other on his city’s streets.

Detective Comics #1016

Preview: Detective Comics #1015

Detective Comics #1015

(W) Peter J. Tomasi (A) Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza (CA) Paolo Pantalena
In Shops: Nov 13, 2019
SRP: $3.99

For centuries children have been told to be careful about what they wish for, and after years of yearning for his beloved to return, Mr. Freeze finally gets it. But frozen hearts don’t melt easily, and after years in cryostasis, Nora Fries is the ultimate ice queen. Gotham and Victor Fries will never be the same again.

Detective Comics #1015

Preview: Detective Comics #1014

Detective Comics #1014

(W) Peter J. Tomasi (A/CA) Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza
In Shops: Oct 23, 2019
SRP: $3.99

Nora Fries has been the apple of Mr. Freeze’s eye for a long time. For years he has toiled and suffered to try and cure her of her ailments, and bring back the life they had together. He has finally done it, but will Nora Fries be the same person she was when she was frozen? Or is there something broken that can’t be fixed?

Detective Comics #1014

Preview: Detective Comics #1013

Detective Comics #1013

(W) Peter J. Tomasi (A) Jaime Mendoza (A/CA) Doug Mahnke
In Shops: Oct 09, 2019
SRP: $3.99

Mr. Freeze is so close to reviving Nora but Batman can’t let it happen. Mr. Freeze has never been more vicious or more deadly. There’s nothing more dangerous than a desperate man with a cold gun and Gotham City is going to learn that firsthand!

Detective Comics #1013

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The Way of the Househusband Vol. 1

New York Comic Con is just a few days away and folks are scrambling and we’re wondering what surprises might be ahead. While we can’t stand the anticipation, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web.

The Beat – A Year of Free Comics: The Curse of The Eel is both horrifying and hilarious – Free comics!

Kotaku – Everything You Need To Know About Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3‘s Big Update – Who’s getting this!?

Reviews

The News Whee – Are You Listening?
Newsarama –
Detective Comics #1012
Talking Comics –
Harleen #1
Comic Attack –
The Way of the Househusband

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