Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Injustice: Gods Among Us Vol. 1 TPB [2013]


INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US VOLUME 1 TRADE PAPERBACK
Writer Tom Taylor who is currently taking over Earth 2 from the departed James Robinson brings his A-Game to the video game based series. The Joker arrives in Metropolis and kills Jimmy Olsen and kidnaps Lois Lane. As Superman tracks her with the help of the Justice League, the Scarecrow is killed by the Joker and Superman confronts Doomsday. However Superman was exposed to the fear toxin and he accidently sent a pregnant Lois into space. The Joker also destroys Metropolis so Superman returns to Earth and kills the Joker and decides to bring justice and peace to the world.

The Kents are kidnapped by Mirror Master by the order of the President. However the Kents are returned and Superman’s supporters grow. Meanwhile Aquaman declares war on the world and Superman responds by putting Atlantis in the middle of a desert. Damian accidently kills Dick Grayson during a prison riot. Selina Kyle helps confront Bruce on the loss of his partner. Now Batman assembles his own army to combat Superman.

This trade paperback collects
Injustice: Gods Among Us #1-6

RECOMMENDED – 4 OUT OF 5