Followed Brent's recommendation and read Batman: Hush. Great stuff! Highly recommended, especially with Arkham Knight on the horizon.

Comment by Cillian O Connell on March 23, 2014 at 1:25pm
I read it a few months ago. Really enjoyed it
Comment by Brak on March 23, 2014 at 5:12pm
Thats cool. Personaly i disliked Batman: Hush both the art and the story.
Comment by Lavitz on March 24, 2014 at 9:40am

That's fair. Different strokes for different folks. :)

What did not connect with you, story wise?

Comment by Brak on March 24, 2014 at 10:29am

The motivation by the badguy was flimsy at best.
Batman feels uncharacteristically stupid.
The way the entire batman rogues gallery was used feels forced and contrived.

Comment by Lavitz on March 24, 2014 at 12:06pm

Oh, I see.

I kind of agree with you on the motivation but then again, he was, supposedly, not in his right frame of mind.

Although, yes, Batman is given the runaround but I feel that that is an interesting point of view where one can see him feeling lost and kind of helpless, not knowing what to do, leading the reader to wonder how far he will go to get the answers he not only wants but needs.

Comment by Brak on March 24, 2014 at 1:34pm

It does have one of my favorite comic book moments. They use my name as a sound effect for batman kicking through a door.

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