Dark Nights: Metal: The Resistance (Dark Nights: Metal (Collected Editions) #2)
The Justice League has scattered around the world to find the only artifacts that can fight back against the invasion of the Dark Multiverse. The ...more
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This book collects some of the tie-in issues to that loathsome event, Dark Nights: Metal. Sometimes tie-ins are better than the event – that’s not the case here. Not a single comic was worth reading.
Batman stumb ...more
The Bats Out of Hell story arc (4 parts) focuses a lot more on the members of the Justice League that are still fighting to survive the cataclysmic event (The Flash, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, Aquaman and Cyborg). It dives into some of the mini-events that took place in the Metal event, but doesn't offer any huge revelation. C ...more
World: The art is mostly very good, the artists from the respective series takes on the role and the design of the 'Dark Nights Metal' world is pretty fantastic so yeah it's good. The world building is pretty good, with the Dante's Inferno homage, the Bat villains in each ring, the stakes being high and bits and pieces of the greater 'Dark Nights Metal' world building being a part of this tie in, I'm surprised how much these issues mattered.
Story: There are 2 ...more
1) Gotham Resistance - This story deals with the lesser heroes (Teen Titans, Nightwing, Suicide Squad and Green Arrow) and their time at the beginning of the Metal storyline. Part of the story has them fighting against various villains (Mr. Freeze, Poison Ivy, etc) who have been given a dark metal playing card that bestows power from Barbatos via The Batman Who Laughs. As they stop t ...more
I recently finished reading the Daredevil: Shadowland Omnibus, and all of the tie-ins to that story are totally pointless. They don't affect the main story at all and many are retconned immediately so that they don't change anything in the main story.
Here, however, the tie-ins are all very important to the overall Dark Nights event. Besides that, the art was fantastic (especially Sejic's Suicide Squad #26).
The artwork is pretty, I think my favorite would be the suicide squad and Nightwing. Ivy' ...more