Start by marking “Justice League, Vol. Hitch introduced them in the short like JLA series. Please try again. It makes sense in the context of the rest of the story but here at the beginning it's very confusing. I just wish it had been in a more peaceful setting as opposed to being buried under tons of rock. Again, I will give this graphic the benefit of the doubt since its plot leaned heavily on a story arc I haven't read. I really wanted to love this book. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. I was very disappointed with this Volume of Justice League. It was an enjoyable read, and the artwork was fantastic. . 3. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. And, usually, if a comic is really good, I have no problem recalling the entire story. I was very disappointed with this Volume of Justice League. I kept feeling like I was missing important back story the whole time. The first issue collected here was my favorite for the sole reason of the great conversation between all the members of the League. After Jessica (returning to the team when she said she needed time off), Simon and Cyborg all give their “I don’t deserve to be here” speeches, the JL manage to burrow out of the hole and somehow win the day. It was published on July 20, 2016. Ominous foreshadowing too. The final form of Perpetua takes shape, and the DCU will never be the same again! By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies, Justice League Vol. To read on e-ink devices like the Sony eReader or Barnes & Noble Nook, you'll need to download a file and transfer it to your device. The solo character Rebirth series have definitely been significantly better than the group ones! Okay I said volume 2 was my last but I figured I'd give it one more try. Who will ultimately win the BATTLE FOR THE COWL? It was one of the best moments of the book for me when the JL talked with each other about their personal fears and the importance of why they need to be able to trust each other. I have a hard time remembering finer details. History of the Marvel Universe Treasury Edition, Justice League Vol. Meanwhile, Superman is trapped on a world with no light and hundreds of dead Supermen! I received this book for free from a Goodreads giveaway in exchange for an honest review. 7: Darkseid War Part 1: Volume 7, Issues 40-44, Justice League Vol. The first issue is really confusing. Those readers who have been following Superman in the current DC Comics books know that for most of the league this Superman is a stranger from another dimension. Need another excuse to treat yourself to a new book this week? The first issue in the collection is a complete wast of time with the JL members sitting around in a cave accomplishing nothing. by DC Comics. Just like Volume 2, it had an element from the Justice League series by Bruce Timm. It took Bryan Hitch three volumes to get it right. I mean basically in this volume of the Justice League we get an invasion of aliens who are trying to destroy key moments in Earth's history that will eliminate the existence of our heroes. and FINAL CRISIS saw the end of Batman. DC superstars Geoff Johns (FOREVER EVIL) and Jason Fabok (DETECTIVE COMICS) bring you the start of the Darkseid War, the epic event that has been building since the formation of the Justice League. You brought this on yourself!" A long sought-after volume is finally back on the schedule for 2021… Over the last few days, we’ve been posting about a number of DC collections that have been added to the 2021 schedule — and it looks like one of the most sought-after omnibi will finally be joining them: The Justice League of America Bronze Age Omnibus Vol. #1 and GOTHAM GAZETTE: BATMAN ALIVE? The aliens look like Braniac, and the whole story is a plot device to build up to the big plot twist at the end of part 4, which was pointless and stupid. That said, I will give this volume a break because it obviously tied into that whole Rao storyline back in New 52, and I admittedly haven't read that. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Flash fights the villains who use Speed Force, Diana fights the villains working through the Greek Pantheon, etc. Unable to add item to List. When Atlantis is struck by a U.S. Immense fun and a threat worthy of League attention. I enjoyed this volume. #1. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020,, Inc. or its affiliates. First, why did they make Timeless and his minions look so much like Brainiac? 2.) In short, it just felt kind of rushed, and with time travel, you need to take your time to make it really work. New York Times bestselling writer Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok, the writer/artist team that waged the “Darkseid War” in the pages of Justice League, reunite to tell the ultimate story of Batman and The Joker! Kinda a shorter and less convoluted version of Hickman's Avengers alternate world story, but this time throughout time. Robin? Still reeling from their last encounter with the three Jokers, Batman, Batgirl, and Red Hood discover the terrible truth about the Three Jokers’ plot. I just feel there are no lasting consequences to these stories. Don't get me wrong, I enjoyed the book, but I don't like loose, dangling threads at the end of stories. But the Legion of Doom will stop at nothing to unleash Perpetua on the Multiverse. All in all this is what the Justice League is to me: Heroes doing the best they can against impossible odds. Regardless, this volume's storyline involves villains that are so generic that they seem about the same as the previous 2 volumes. Justice League, Vol. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. It’s a mystery unlike any Batman has ever faced! What was the point? That said, I will give this volume a break because. 6: The People vs. I am giving this book a two star review because I am seeing a pattern of aliens from outer space coming to attack Earth, and only the Justice League can stop them. This story arc had a lot of twists and turns, like who the real villain turns out to be. I am giving this book a two star review because I am seeing a pattern of aliens from outer space coming to attack Earth, and only the Justice League can stop them. Second and finally, the story is dragged on and on with the "answer carrot" dangling right in front of my face, but the author never let's me get more than a nibble on it. I like the characters so I will keep coming back but this was not great, It was an enjoyable read, and the artwork was fantastic. Now Lex Luthor is trying to empower Perpetua, turning the world toward doom. Eons ago, the Monitor, the Anti-Monitor, and the World Forger stopped the rise of Perpetua. Art-wise, it was okay. It's some really terrible storytelling. Lex is ALL OVER this book! All the character building moments are not bad it is just the plot is very complicated. I'm three books into this series and I'm not sure where this story is going. Longtime JL fans may like it but it was just okay for my tastes. The Earth is constantly bombarded with destruction and mayhem, but we never see any of the fallout, and usually, amazingly, no fatalities. I kept feeling like I was missing important back story the whole time. To make things more complicated Hitch throws in the inclusion of a cosmic rival (The Keeper)of the alien invaders known as the Timeless. Bryan Hitch is a British comic book artist and writer who gained prominence on American titles such as Wildstorm's Stormwatch and The Authority, DC Comics' JLA, and Marvel Comics' The Ultimates. But when the individual members of the Justice League are scattered across time, they must find their way back to the present to stop the Timeless! The way the story is visually structured, the storyboarding, is very choppy and it hops from time period to time period with very little coherency. The first issue was a pretty good self-contained story where the Justice League learns to trust the "new" Superman that showed up. You won’t want to miss the stunning conclusion of Batman: Three Jokers as it completes its trajectory as the ultimate examination of The Joker and his never-ending conflict with Batman.The final chapter of the most terrifying and personal Batman mystery is here! There are a couple of issues I have. I haven't been loving the Justice League stories in Rebirth. Justice League Vol. 3: Throne of Atlantis (The New 52) - Ebook written by Geoff Johns. And while I do like time travel stories (so that's a plus), this one felt a little sloppy and harder to follow than it needed to be. But ambitious writing doesn't always equate to flawless execution. I am curious if the Morrison or 52 runs had a more cohesive team. Wonder Woman, Superman, Batman and the rest of the Justice League are working with Mister Miracle to stop the coming bloodshed, but when two unstoppable forces of evil go to war, even the worldÕs greatest heroes might not be enough to save the world! Who thinks they deserve it? Contents This Volume was all over the place... and instead of being called Justice League Volume 3, it should almost be called Lex Luthor Vol 1. The Justice League comes together to help Aquaman turn back the tide, but they soon learn that they are woefully overmatched by the Atlantean Army, and must find a way to save the world from total annihilation.