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Anti-Oracle The Seer
Seer, the "Anti-Oracle," is revealed here! And who they are will make you question everything you see moving forward in Gotham…" While I Am Batman #3 promised that "Jace attempts to stem the tide of misinformation from the Seer as this mysterious adversary sends a heavily armed mob to a juvenile detention facility to break[...]
Cover image for FUTURE STATE GOTHAM #6 CVR A SIMONE DI MEO
Peacekeeper Red and Next Batman have a plan to stop Warmonger, but in this preview of Future State Gotham #6, they first have to get past the entire Gotham police force! Can they pull it off? You'll find that out on Tuesday, but you can read the preview below right now. FUTURE STATE GOTHAM #6 DC Comics 0821DC110 0821DC111[...]
Scarecrow's Manifesto For Gotham's Fear State
And with Scarecrow ramping up his Fear State, now that Simon Saint's Future State plans have served their purpose Because it's time for his big experiment on Gotham, one he has been building since he was a young student And also one that feels rather familiar for anyone who has lived through the past couple[...]
Cover image for I AM BATMAN #1 CVR A OLIVIER COIPEL
I Am Batman #1 is in stores from DC Comics on Tuesday, as Jace Fox dons his new bat-suit and carves out his legacy as the Future State Batman And in this preview, we see Jace recognizing where Batman was flawed, and seeing that he needs to be "real" to survive in this dystopian future[...]
Cover image for FUTURE STATE GOTHAM #5 CVR A SIMONE DI MEO
Future State Gotham #5 promises a battle to the death between Peacekeeper Red and Next Batman, and if anyone here should know that dying is serious business, it's Peacekeeper Red Hell, he spent decades on the shelf thanks to fans voting for him to die via 1-900 number! So he's definitely not going to go[...]
Your First Look at Peacekeeper-X In Batman #112 (Spoilers)
Though in the Bat-Books, that really hadn't been the case since the Court of Owls at the start of the New 52." And while there were Peacekeepers in Future State, there was no Peacekeeper-X He seems to be Fear State only… Batman #106, first appearance of Ricardo Huertas Last month, Bleeding Cool ran the gossip "Ricardo Huertas[...]
Danny DeVito Writes Penguin In DC Comics November 2021 Solicitations
Here are a few solicited plot points of note, cut and shunted around. Batman #117 On leaving Gotham: BATMAN #117: The shocking conclusion to "Fear State" is here…Will Batman ever be the same? BATMAN: URBAN LEGENDS #10: Tim Drake goes to make peace with Batman before he leaves Gotham. BATMAN: FEAR STATE: OMEGA #1: As Gotham's Fear State comes to[...]
Batman's Dad Doesn't Read Comics? Infinite Frontier Spoilers
Future State was the name of the reorganised 5G event, a look at the future of the DC Comics Universe, followed by Infinite Frontier, which may – or may not – be leading up to it all With Future State: Gotham as a black-and-white manga-esque return to that future, with plenty of Akira references Well,[...]
Cover image for FUTURE STATE GOTHAM #3 CVR A SIMONE DI MEO
Jason Todd has trust issues, but in this preview of Future State Gotham #3, he must trust the Next Batman… at least until they manage to stop a full-scale prison riot Of course, if there's one way to prove one's commitment to the Baman gimmick, it's by beating the crap out of mentally ill criminals,[...]
Batman #110
First seen in Future State: The Next Batman and The Dark Detective, in the near future Peacekeeper-01 works for The Magistrate, part of their fascist private police state created by Saint Industries, paid for by Mayor Nakano, as part of an anti-vigilante force across Gotham that keeps the peace at a great cost It's basically[...]
Anti-Magistrate Riots Doomed To Failure In Catwoman Annual? Spoilers
Written by Ram V, with art from Kyle Hotz, Fernando Blanco, Juan Ferreyra, and David Baron, Catwoman Annual 2021 out today tells a dark tale of crime and intrigue, pain and loyalty, with all the religious symbology it can fit inside the pages… Catwoman Annual 2021 But it also sits alongside current Batman continuity as the private[...]
Spoilers: Robins, Foxes & Peacekeeprs in Batman Comics Today
Today sees the release of Batman: Urban Legends, Detective Comics, and Future State: Gotham, all with various takes on the current Batman gallery in Gotham – and what's to come So in Future State Gotham, we have Jason Todd in his new future role as Peacekeeper Red… Certainly, in Batman: Urban Legends, we get to see[...]