Okay, so the title is a bit misleading. Not all the Batfamily has had a zero issue so far, and I haven’t picked all the zero issues yet. This will look at five titles though going in “order” of their crime fighting debut: Batman, Nightwing, Batgirl, Red Hood/Outlaws, Batman and Robin. Expect spoilers.
Posted in Batman, DC, New 52, relaunch
- Tagged Barbara Gordon, Batgirl, Batman, Bruce Wayne, Damian Wayne, Dick Grayson, Jason Todd, Joker, Nightwing, Robin
Gail Simone’s Batgirl fails to make a case for Barbara Gordon’s return in “The Darkest Reflection”, a story with some promising ideas and solid art but not much heart. For a more in depth review, read on…
Babs is only Batgirl in the darkest timeline. If Jeff Winger had gone for the pizza, Steph, Cass and Babs would be sharing the lead in a title called “Batgirls”. I’m not sure how that timeline plays out, but I’m working on it, don’t worry.
Fell a bit off with semester’s end in reading comics (I have a small stack from the last 3 weeks now I haven’t gotten to), and to be honest, I wasn’t planning on reviewing any of them until I got a little into this issue.
After last week’s start of the New 52, we now get to take a look at Barbara Gordon stepping back into her role of Batgirl.
Posted in Batman, Comic Reviews, DC, read/RANT Columns, relaunch, Review/RANTS!
- Tagged Babs, Barbara Gordon, Batgirl, DC, Gail Simone, ORACLE, relaunch