There came a day when the world's superheroes faced an Infinite
Crisis, and no one suffered more devastation than the people
of Blüdhaven. The city was nearly obliterated in a chemical
blast - tens of thousands died, millions more lost everything.
Others found themselves changed, mutated by the toxins. Now,
one year later, Blüdhaven is still a no man's land, shut off
from the refugees seeking to get back to their homes and even
from the superheroes who seek to protect them...
Battle of collects
the six-issue comic book miniseries. In this collection Blüdhaven
becomes a battlefield for Robin, Green Lantern, Cyborg, the
Atomic Knights and many more superheroes and villains. This
volume features the introduction of the Freedom Fighters and
the new Monarch.
sees a conflict between Robin's Teen Titans and the ruthless
government super-team sent to stop them from discovering the
truth. There's also conflict between Firebrand and the Black
Baron, two men granted powers by the blast that destroyed
their city, but who have put their powers to vastly different
uses. Those conflicts are about to spill out into the ruined
streets of Blüdhaven.
When the battle is over, only one side will be able to lay
claim to the city - if there's anything left to lay claim
to. But a conflict is coming. Conflict between the mysterious
Atomic Knights and the sinister government forces that have
a hidden and deadly agenda in the city.
was a little confused by the title. This is an Infinite
Crisis tale, but while the cover clearly shows this, the
spine has it down as simply a Crisis Tale. DC are not
doing themselves any favours. Most online stores will not
recognise a search for "Infinite Crisis"
on this title. Not only that, but most comic book stores will
have problems placing this in the right section for fans of
the series to find it.
this is far from an essential purchase, it does have its moments.