DC Universe 52 April 2012 (darkhomr) [KAT] (Size: 1.08 GB)
This is my monthly DC 52 combined pack. Since people seem to like it I will keep posting it.
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***WEEK of 4/4/12***
This week we say goodbye to 4 of the 6 cancelled titles. So long to Hawk and Dove, Men of War, OMAC, and Static Shock. You will be missed.
Action Comics #8 (CBZ 4/4/12)
It's the epic 30-page conclusion of Grant Morrison and Rags Morales' majestic opening storyline! $3.99 gets you front-row seats to the ascension of the DC Universe's first superhero, as The Man of Steel goes toe to tentacle with the all-new Brainiac for the final fate of Metropolis!
Animal Man #8 (CBR 4/4/12)
"Animal vs. Man" Part 2! Buddy takes a stand as the horde of Rot-infested animals continues to grow and close in on the Baker family. But the results are disastrous, setting up a chain of events that may lead Maxine right to the Hunters.
Batwing #8 (CBZ 4/4/12)
Batwing vs. Massacre! The culmination of Massacre's rampage and destruction of Africa's first team of heroes, The Kingdom! The battle between Batwing and Massacre crashes Gotham City as Batman, Robin, Batgirl and Nightwing join the fight in a massive, action-packed rumble you won't want to miss! Plus: the shocking identity of Massacre is revealed at last!
Detective Comics #8 (CBR 4/4/12)
Bruce Wayne's girlfriend, investigative journalist Charlotte Rivers, tries to protect a long-hidden secret even when her own life hangs in the balance. The Scarecrow is after knowledge only she possesses, and he'll stop at nothing to get it from her. Can Batman uncover Charlotte's secret past in time to save her future? With the clock ticking and a dose of newly designed fear gas in the air, Batman must first fight his own nightmare as all of Gotham City turns against him. Plus, don't miss the start of a new backup story written by Tony S. Daniel and illustrated by Szymon Kudranski (Penguin: Pain And Prejudice)!
Green Arrow #8 (CBR 4/4/12)
Part two of a three-part story introducing new creative team of Ann Nocenti and Harvey Tolibao! Green Arrow faces off against the enraged father of three beautiful sisters, which might not seem so unusual for Ollie until you add in the part about being trapped in a frozen tundra with a horde of bloodthirsty, mutating animals. Things aren't what they seem as Green Arrow must race to uncover the truth about this "family" before he becomes a monster snack--or a frozen corpse!
Hawk And Dove #8 (FINAL ISSUE) (CBR 4/4/12)
Final issue! Rob Liefeld writes and illustrates this intense issue as Hawk and Dove face down the mysterious Hunter! Secrets are revealed and lines are crossed in an epic you have to see to believe! The race is on as Dove battles the Hunter's lethal poison and Hawk desperately seeks a cure! Could this be the end for Hawk and Dove?
Justice League International #8 (CBR 4/4/12)
The plan was for the JLI was to be installed as Earth's official protective team. But once Breakdown attacked, that all came to a swift and sudden end. Now, as the pall of death and injury hang over the team, all that matters is survival. Featuring the introduction of a surprise new team member!
Men Of War #8 (FINAL ISSUE) (CBR 4/4/12)
Frankenstein guest-stars! Frank walks through a rain of bombs over 1941 London before being dragged to the depths of the Pacific Ocean and onto the shores of Japan! Will he make it there in one piece so he can team up with G.I. Robot to defeat an Axis weapon that threatens to turn the tide of the war? Frankenstein's success will hinge on the help of a four-armed super-spy assassin working in the shadows. It's espionage and monster mayhem straight out of the pages of FRANKENSTEIN, AGENT OF S.H.A.D.E. in this weird tale of World War II!
Night Force #2 (of 6) (CBR 4/4/12)
Baron Winters travels back in time to try and learn who is behind the siege against him. And the new Night Force recruit, policeman James Duffy, jumps back to his own past, revisiting the horrifying moment when the same enemy attacked his father.
Omac #8 (FINAL ISSUE) (CBR 4/4/12)
The end is here! It's the battle we've all been waiting for: Checkmate vs. Brother Eye! Maxwell Lord leads an all-out counter attack against Brother Eye and O.M.A.C.! Don't miss the shocking ending!
Red Lanterns #8 (CBR 4/4/12)
Who is it that brings death to all on Ysmault? Jack Moore could not have become a Red Lantern at a more apocalyptic time. But what's worse: being caught in Atrocitus and Bleez's civil war, or taking the blame for the infection spreading throughout the Red Lantern Corps? Facing extinction, how long until all the Red Lanterns burn out
Static Shock #8 (FINAL ISSUE) (CBZ 4/4/12)
Static has faced some of the most merciless and deadly villains that both New York City and Dakota City have to offer, but now he finds himself face-to-face with a woman who holds his future in her hands and has the power to destroy it: the school psychologist! In one conversation that covers his new life in NYC and the life he left behind, we'll get new insights into what makes Virgil Hawkins tick. And maybe Virgil hasn't been as careful at hiding his secret identity as he thought.
Stormwatch #8 (CBR 4/4/12)
Apollo has fallen--and the invasion of the gravity miners rages on! As the Earth ruptures from within, Stormwatch must scramble to unravel the mystery of the unstoppable gravity miners, creatures so alien they defy the laws of science! In Stormwatch's most desperate moment, what secret from Martian Manhunter's past offers the first ray of hope in this war?
Swamp Thing #8 (CBR 4/4/12)
Behold the terrifying true potential of the Swamp Thing--a form so fearsome we couldn't put it on the cover! The Green sought a warrior king, and now they have one . . . but will they regret unleashing a being this powerful? And can all that strength save Abigail Arcane from her destiny in the Rot's clutches?
***WEEK of 4/12/12***
Batgirl #8 (CBR 4/11/12)
The metahuman thief and killer Grotesque has set his sights on the perfect woman to add to his collection: Batgirl! Also, we reveal the other traumatic incident in Barbara's life--one you've never heard about before! It's a Gordon family secret that has never been revealed! You must not miss this story!
Batman And Robin #8 (CBR 4/11/12)
The "Born To Kill" saga concludes in a storm of fire and water, as Batman and Robin find themselves beaten and battered emotionally, as well as physically, as the fate of NoBody is revealed!
Batwoman #8 (CBZ 4/11/12)
Six lives moving through different points in time, all heading toward a crossroads. Batwoman faces gnashing teeth, claws and otherworldly powers. But can she defeat the villains of Gotham Harbor? Maro, an arcane wizard, harnesses violent magics to create the vile creature known as The Hook. Kate Kane struggles with living multiple lives and how that affects her relationship with Maggie. Detective Maggie Sawyer transports a double agent named Sune. Jacob Kane still holds onto hope for a life that he so desperately needs in his. DEO Agent Cameron Chase covertly aids Batwoman in abducting one of the villain Falchion's inner circle.
Deathstroke #8 (CBZ 4/11/12)
As Slade Wilson recovers from the events of last issue, his past and future converge in the form of a bounce-back mission that reminds him why he started down the path as a mercenary to begin with. While Slade weighs whether or not to soldier on, the story of his childhood, military enrollment, and first mission as Deathstroke is explored!
Demon Knights #8 (CBZ 4/11/12)
Just how exactly did Madame Xanadu become the paramour of both Jason Blood and Etrigan, the foul demon trapped inside him? On the road to Alba Sarum, there's nothing but time for tall tales . . . and this one's as unbelievable as they come!
Frankenstein Agent Of Shade #8 (CBR 4/11/12)
Enter: The Spawn of Frankenstein! As Frankenstein and his estranged wife hunt their demonic offspring across Europe, the secrets that tore them apart are revealed. But when Frank finally comes face to face with his long lost son, the fallout may mean the end of S.H.A.D.E.!
Green Lantern #8 (CBR 4/11/12)
Green Lantern presents "Secret of the Indigo Tribe" Part 2! On the Indigo homeworld, Hal Jordan and Sinestro are trapped, powerless, and on the run--with the entire Indigo Tribe in hot pursuit! Their situation grows even more dire when we learn the Indigos' deadly secret! Plus: Why Indigo-1 is so interested in Hal's predecessor, Abin Sur?
Grifter #8 (CBZ 4/11/12)
The Daemonites have taken everything from Cole Cash, and now the world's greatest con artist will find himself the victim of an absolutely alien grift, forcing him to make a choice: die at their blue hands, or kill his own brother. Cole will fight his way to his own finish line in the streets of Paris, amid the fires of burning alien bodies.
Legion Lost #8 (CBR 4/11/12)
The lead-up to next month's game-changing Teen Titans/Superboy/Legion Lost crossover starts here! Rose Wilson and the Ravagers of N.O.W.H.E.R.E. attack our lost Legionnaires for a battle royale! When the smoke clears, the Legion won't like what they see.
Mister Terrific #8 (FINAL ISSUE) (CBR 4/11/12)
FINAL ISSUE: Guest-starring The Blackhawks! It's Mister Terrific vs. the technological monstrosity called Digitus--and to destroy his greatest foe yet, Michael may be forced to destroy Holt Industries! But as one enemy is defeated, another rises from a shocking source: the U.S. Government! Also, betrayal rocks Mister Terrific's life when he discovers that his ex-girlfriend, the mysterious Karen Starr, may be more than she seems.
Resurrection Man #8 (CBR 4/11/12)
Someone has been following Mitch Shelley, the Resurrection Man, everywhere he goes. Someone has been keeping tabs on where he's been and what he's doing. But who? This story serves as a lead-in to next month's crossover with Suicide Squad--and you don't want to miss that!
Shade #7 (of 12) (CBR 4/11/12)
The Shade, with his new allies La Sangre and Montpelier, must stop The Inquisitor from enacting his doomsday plan to literally bring hell to Earth. Plus: your first glimpse of the men responsible for the creation of The Shade!
Suicide Squad #8 (CBR 4/11/12)
Suicide Squad presents "The Hunt for Harley Quinn" aftermath! As the surviving Squad members attempt to recover from their disastrous Gotham City mission, we learn a dark secret that has been festering in the team since issue #1: a traitor stalks the Suicide Squad! The saboteur's mission: Assassinate Amanda Waller, expose the Squad and leave Task Force X in ruins! The fuse is lit to the first great mystery of 2012: Who is the Suicide Assassin?
Superboy #8 (CBR 4/11/12)
Well, that rescue mission didn't go exactly as planned . . . and things have only gotten worse for Superboy, as N.O.W.H.E.R.E.'s plans for him and the Teen Titans take a deadly turn! If he wants to keep his head, he's gonna have to take down another dangerous young metahuman for them: the bruiser once known as Grunge!
***WEEK of 4/18/12***
Batman #8 (CBR 04/18/12)
Broken and beaten, Bruce Wayne has retreated from Gotham City --the city of Owls--to Wayne Manor. But no place is safe, because the Court is about to strike at the heart of city, and nothing will ever be the same. Be there for the start of the battle for Gotham City's soul . . . and the prelude to "The Night of the Owls." And in the first chapter of a new backup story, learn the secret history of The Court of Owls--as well as the secrets of Gotham City and the Wayne family!
Batman: Night of the Owls Booklet (CBZ 04/18/12)
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Batman Odyssey Vol. 2 #7 (of 7) (CBR 04/18/12)
You're about to see the event you never expected to see! Has Batman learned the lesson he was destined to learn? The Sensei, a warrior of the highest caliber, can be defeated only by an act Batman swore he would never commit. Can Bruce Wayne, the Dark Knight detective, put aside his morality for the sake of his city, his world, and the people closest to him? Or is this the last moment for Batman?
Birds Of Prey #8 (CBR 04/18/12)
Rumor has it that Dinah Lance--a.k.a. Black Canary--killed a man with her sonic scream, and she's been running from the law ever since. But it wasn't a mere punch that shattered the victim's skull. Now, something far more dangerous than the law is hell-bent on taking down Black Canary: a cunning enemy who knows her every weakness, both physical and psychological. The only things standing between Dinah and certain death are her friends and teammates: Batgirl, Katana and Starling. But will they still want to protect her after they learn the truth about what she was up to for the past three years?
Blue Beetle #8 (CBR 04/18/12)
Blue Beetle: Runaway! Following the tragic events of Blue Beetle #6 and 7, Beetle has abandoned his friends, family and home, setting out on a path that brings him to New York City. As Beetle struggles with the curse of the scarab that is the source of his powers, a loathsome threat emerges--a predator who stalks runaway children. Just when he thought his life couldn't get any worse . . . well, welcome to New York, Blue Beetle!
Captain Atom #8 (CBR 04/18/12)
Ever since a tragic accident turned him into the überpowerful Captain Atom, Nathaniel Adam has wanted nothing more than to connect and relate to the people around him again. But coming face-to-face with a future version of himself is not what he had in mind! What is the meaning for this strange encounter? What impending doom is the future Captain Atom trying to avoid? And what exactly is the timestream?!
Catwoman #8 (CBR 04/18/12)
Catwoman has a new running buddy named Spark, and together, they're taking Gotham City--literally! And when these two thieves team up, it's twice the haul and twice the trouble. Electricity is in the air . . .
DC Universe Presents #8 (CBR 04/18/12)
As more and more of the Challengers of the Unknown are killed in action, the remaining few must press ahead on their quest! They have to uncover the secret behind the talismans they've been collecting before Ace and the spirits from the Well of Souls can finish the job that started with the plane crash!
Green Lantern Corps #8 (CBR 04/18/12)
The Guardians' plan to replace the Corps continues to move forward as John Stewart is arrested by the Alpha Lanterns! The terrible truth of John Stewart's crime has been uncovered by the Corps--and unfortunately for them, John refuses to go quietly.
Justice League #8 (CBR 04/18/12)
In the five years that the Justice League has been a team, Green Arrow has never once been a member. And he intends to rectify that right here, right now! One member against his candidacy: Aquaman! Plus, in "The Curse of Shazam" part 2, Billy Batson meets his new "siblings" and a wizard named Shazam! The encounters end in completely unexpected ways!
Legion Of Super Heroes #8 (CBR 04/18/12)
Classic Legion artist Steve Lightle returns, along with recent