Metal


Dark Nights: Metal #4 Review: The Story Broadens but Reveals its Core

Dark Nights: Metal #4 Review: The Story Broadens, but Reveals its Core

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Dark Nights: Metal #4 from DC Comics by Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion, FCO Plascencia, and Steve Wands brings the DC event back to its core story after a short break and a number of diverting tales expanding on the monsters now invading the DC Universe and the torture of Batman in the[...]

Batman the Drowned #1: The Sea-Bat

Batman the Drowned #1: The Sea-Bat

She even managed to bring peace to her world, even if it is one soaked in blood.Aquaman and Mera are frighteningly outmatched by her, showing how hopeless the situation for the Justice League has become in Metal.Admittedly, the Drowned doesn't have as much going on as Dawnbreaker or the Murder Machine She isn't quite as[...]

Dark Nights: Metal #3 Review: Come On Bring The Noise

'Dark Nights: Metal' #3 Review: Come On, Bring The Noise!

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Well, we have hit the mid-point of the main story of DC's major event, Dark Nights Metal, and Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion and FCO Plascencia really hit their stride with the series and the stakes for the DC Universe.With Batman lost to the Dark Multiverse, and the Dark Knights wreaking havoc across[...]


Marilyn Manson Guitarist Making #DCMetal Soundtrack For DC Comics

Marilyn Manson Guitarist Making #DCMetal Soundtrack For DC Comics

DC super-mega-crossover event Dark Nights: Metal is getting its own soundtrack! And we're not just talking about a Spotify playlist Marilyn Manson's lead guitarist Tyler Bates is producing the six-track EP along with Warner Bros Records exec Mike Elizondo, as announced in a DC press release."As both a musician and fan of heavy metal music, having[...]


Batman: The Dawnbreaker #1 Review: The Darkest Knight

Batman: The Dawnbreaker #1 Review: The Darkest Knight

He became the Dawnbreaker.This Metal one-shot shows the darker side of Bruce’s anger and will It shows what unlimited power could do in the hands of a man like the untested Bruce Wayne, and it’s pretty ugly.It also gets a bit eldritch, with this Bruce gaining access to arcane powers that were likely never intended[...]

Hal Jordan And The GL Corps #29 Review: Lanterns Versus Golems

Hal Jordan And The GL Corps #29 Review: Lanterns Versus Golems

Meanwhile, John Stewart learns that the Nth Metal Golems intend to free Yuga Khan, the father of, well, Highfather (Highgrandfather?), from the Source Wall John, Guy Gardner, and a division of Green Lanterns ride out to stop them before they unleash Yuga Khan from his prison.This is another showdown issue of Hal Jordan and the[...]

DC Metal (Men 2016) Review: A Truly Metal Comic

'DC Metal (Men, 2016)' Review: A Truly Metal Comic

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_715768" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Legends of Tomorrow: Metal Men[/caption]Let’s talk about Metal, REAL Metal Let’s talk Iron, Lead, Mercury, and…Gold I guess Let’s talk about the Metal Men suckers, YEEAAAAHH *rocking guitar riff*.[caption id="attachment_715769" align="aligncenter" width="600"] BOOM[/caption]In honor of Dark Days: Metal, it seemed as appropriate a time as any to talk about DC’s[...]

Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps #28 Review: Will And Light

Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps #28 Review: Will And Light

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_715455" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #28[/caption]Hal Jordan is in pursuit of Lightray of the New Gods in the hopes of saving he and Highfather from the Nth Metal Golems that are trying to wipe out their kind Unfortunately, Lightray is the God of Speed and among the fastest[...]

Greg Capullo Takes #DCMetal To Next Level Shreds On Guitar Solo

Greg Capullo Takes #DCMetal To Next Level, Shreds On Guitar Solo

Greg Capullo is a legendary artist, mustachioed muscle man, and now, Bleeding Cool has learned, a totally bitchin' guitar virtuoso.The Dark Nights: Metal artist took to Instagram this week to post a perfectly looping video of himself playing the guitar solo for the song Got Your Six by Five Finger Death Punch.https://www.instagram.com/p/BY4FemQHAvN/And as a result,[...]

The Batman Hater Loves Dark Nights: Metal #2

The Batman Hater Loves Dark Nights: Metal #2

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_714655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dark Nights: Metal #2[/caption]OK, I’m officially on board with this story now.While the first issue of Dark Nights: Metal was pretty good, I wasn’t ready to proclaim its quality from the rooftops or anything I wasn’t completely enthralled, but it had merit and deserved some praise for that.That has changed[...]

Dark Nights: Metal #2 Review: A Fun Love Letter To The DCU Continues

Dark Nights: Metal #2 Review: A Fun Love Letter To The DCU Continues

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Beware, this review does contain mild spoilers for Dark Nights: Metal #2.Dark Nights: Metal #2 comes out this week and gives us the next part in the wild, crazy DC event, and it really does continue to be something quite unlike anything that's come before.[caption id="attachment_713362" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dark Knights: Metal #2 cover by[...]

Jim Lee Revisits His New 52 Justice League Cover For Metal #3

Jim Lee Revisits His New 52 Justice League Cover For Metal #3

And he has returned to that famous cover for Metal #3, with the Dark Knights from the Dark Multiverse, twisted versions of Batman expressed through aspects of the Justice League...This also gives us the first look at a few of the characters, such as the Joker version of Batman, dead centre.Is it just me, or[...]


#DCMetal: Whats A Batman Who Laughs Without His Evil Robin(s)

#DCMetal: What's A Batman Who Laughs Without His Evil Robin(s)?

While The Batman Who Laughs will make his first appearance in Dark Nights: Metal #2 on September 13, the Robins Who Laugh will appear that same day in Teen Titans #12, a Metal tie-in that serves as part one of the mini sub-crossover to the super-mega-crossover event: Gotham Resistance.Just take a look at the gruesome[...]

The Batman Hater Reviews Dark Nights: Metal #1 &#8211 And He Actually Likes It

The Batman Hater Reviews Dark Nights: Metal #1 – And He Actually Likes It

There is still something to talk about in regards to me not liking the Batman and talking about how the comics managed to still be enjoyable in either how the story plays out or how they present the character of Batman.That brings us to Dark Nights: Metal #1.This story begins with a brief rundown of[...]

Dark Nights: Metal #1 Review: Rocking The DCU With Extreme Awesomeness

Dark Nights: Metal #1 Review: Rocking The DCU With Extreme Awesomeness

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Dark Nights: Metal #1 is finally out this week, and we see DC's big summer event finally start proper We've had the hints, the glancing blows from the Dark Days prologue issues, which gave us the shape of the idea, like a sonar blip on the map - but now we see it in[...]

The Shocking (SPOILER) Of Batman At Supermans Hands By Jonathan Glapion For #DCMetal

The Shocking (SPOILER) Of Batman At Superman's Hands By Jonathan Glapion For #DCMetal

Dark Nights: Metal artist Jonathan Glapion has posted some art from Dark Nights: Metal, and it contains a pretty shocking spoiler...Here's a page from the book that Glapion tweeted this morning, in a now-deleted tweet:https://twitter.com/jonathanglapion/status/896363324367134724Say what?It looks like somebody has been reading our Tumblr slashfic, but they totally misunderstood what we meant by "fisting." Then[...]

Hal Jordan And The GL Corps #26 Review: Here Comes Dark Knight Metal

Hal Jordan And The GL Corps #26 Review: Here Comes Dark Knight Metal

The first part is establishing the new status quo after the Sinestro Corps revolt, and the other part is the setup and beginning of this book’s Dark Knights: Metal tie-in with Orion and the massive celestials.I keep calling them celestials; they’re not yet named in this comic However, they strongly resemble the unnamed Celestials from[...]