In this issue: Zombie Blue Beetle, Angelus returns, Mark Waid is Incorruptible and The Super Friends forget they are friends, and forget they are super heroes. It’s all in the latest installment of the Major Spoilers Podcast!
Show Notes after the Jump!
Angelus #1â€¨(W) Ron Marzâ€¨(A) Stjepan Sejicâ€¨(Cov) Stjepan Sejic, Eric Basaldua
Taking flight from the pages of â€œWar of the Witchbladesâ€! Danielle Baptiste returns home to New Orleans to come to grips with her new role as the Angelus, the human bearer of the primal force of Light. To complicate matters she must sort out her undefined relationship with Finch while maintaining control of the Angelus host, some of whom covet her power.
Booster Gold #27â€¨Written by Dan Jurgens; Art and cover by Dan Jurgens and Norm Rapmund
Black Lantern Ted Kord is out for blood in this BLACKEST NIGHT tie-in issue! Blue Beetle Jaime Reyes joins forces with Booster Gold in an attempt to take down Black Lantern Ted Kord once and for all. But the battle will have consequences for the Blue and the Gold, and Booster and Beetle’s lives will be forever changed!
INCORRUPTIBLE #1â€¨Written by Mark Waidâ€¨Drawn by Jean Diazâ€¨COVER A: John Cassadayâ€¨COVER B: Tim Saleâ€¨COVER C: Jeffrey Spokes
Last April BOOM! Studios showed the world that MARK WAID IS EVIL with the smash-hit series IRREDEEMABLE. This December, BOOM! shows the world that Mark Waid is nowâ€¦ INCORRUPTIBLE! Super villain Max Damage had an epiphany the day The Plutonian destroyed Sky City. When The Plutonian turned his back on humanity, Max Damage decided to step up. Now Max Damage has changed his name to Max Daring and turned from his formerly selfish ways to becomeâ€¦ INCORRUPTIBLE.
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How would you rate DCâ€™s Blackest Night event so far?
Loving every minute of it
Itâ€™s good, but not the top of my stack
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I havenâ€™t read any of it
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MAJOR SPOILERS DISCUSSION: A Midsummer’s Nightmare
Something is wrong with DCâ€™s classic heroes. Each has forgotten the life in which he or she wore a flamboyant costume and protected the weak with powers and abilities far beyond those of mortal men. Even stranger, ordinary people everywhere are gaining their own powers in an insidious plan to cultivate Earthâ€™s population as a race of super-soldiers.
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