This week we take a deep dive into Wonder Woman: The Hiketeia and Batman: Bruce Wayne – Murderer? Plus, we talk about that DC news that has everyone twisted in a knot.

NEWS

DC Cuts Ties with Diamond Comic Distributors

DC Cuts Ties With Diamond Comic Distributors

The message continued, “In the near term, Diamond will only be fulfilling orders placed through June 1 Final Order Cut-Off and will not solicit the sale of new DC titles further. To ensure a smooth transition for retailers, DC will suspend Final Order Cut-Off for June 8, making those books available to order on Final Order Cut-Off on June 15.”

DISCUSSION

“WONDER WOMAN: THE HIKETEIA
Writer: Greg Rucka
Artist: J. G. Jones, Wade Von Grawbadger, Dave Stewart
Publisher: DC Comics
When Danielle Wellys invokes the ritual of Hiketeia, Wonder Woman takes her on as student and servant and, by the laws of the gods, must protect her even against Batman, who wishes to bring Danielle to justice for past crimes.”

“BATMAN: BRUCE WAYNE – MURDERER?
Writer: Ed Brubaker, et al
Artist: Scott McDaniel, et al
Publisher: DC Comics
After being found with the dead body of Vesper Fairchild in his arms, Bruce Wayne is arrested for her murder. Looking to prove Bruce’s innocence, Nightwing, Robin and Batgirl quickly begin an investigation to discover the true killer. But as the mystery unfolds, evidence of Bruce’s guilt mounts and even his closest allies begin to question their mentor’s innocence. Tired of portraying himself as someone he is not and further embracing the freedom of his masked identity, Bruce decides to lay his millionaire playboy alter ego to rest and live life only as the Batman.

This new edition includes stories that have never been reprinted before and collects Batgirl 24, 27, Batman 599-602, Batman: Gotham Knights 25-29, Batman: The 10-Cent Adventure 1, Birds Of Prey 39-41, Detective Comics 766-770, Nightwing 65-66, 68-69 and Robin 98-99.”
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