Crisis Hotline With Doc - Dark Nights: Metal

You're on the Crisis Hotline With Doc, a series that focuses on all the Crisis events in the DC Universe. It is not a review program but rather a reader's guide and introduction to those events that highlights the importance of them to the DC Universe. In this tenth installment, Doc and Angus rock out with Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's Dark Nights: Metal 🤘🏻

The New York Times bestselling BATMAN writer and artist team of Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo re-unite in the epic event graphic novel DARK NIGHTS: METAL!

 The Dark Knight has uncovered one of the lost mysteries of the that could destroy the very fabric of the DC Universe! The dark corners of reality that have never been seen till now! The Dark Multiverse is revealed in all its devastating danger--a team of twisted, evil versions of Batman hellbent on destroying the DC Universe!

 With appearances from heroes, villains and faces long forgotten, DARK NIGHTS: METAL will examine every choice a hero doesn't take and every path they don't walk, and open up worlds that are forged by nightmares.

 Together on a single title for an outstanding fifty issues, Snyder and Capullo's award-winning stories BATMAN VOL. 1: THE COURT OF OWLS, BATMAN VOL. 3: DEATH OF THE FAMILY and BATMAN VOL. 7: ENDGAME turned generations of Batman fans into a global horde of Batman superfans. With DARK NIGHTS: METAL, Scott and Greg will build on this strong foundation and broaden the scope of their storytelling to encompass the full expanse of the DC Universe.

 Collects DARK NIGHTS: METAL #1-6.

Dark Nights: Metal: Deluxe Edition⁠

Doc's Dark Nights: Metal Reading Order:

Dark Days: The Forge #1 (prelude)

Dark Days: The Casting #1 (prelude)

Dark Nights: Metal #1 (core-issue)

Dark Nights: Metal #2 (core-issue)

Batman: The Red Death #1 (tie-in)

Batman: The Murder Machine #1 (tie-in)

Batman: The Dawnbreaker #1 (tie-in)

Batman: The Drowned #1 (tie-in)

Teen Titans Vol. 6 #12 (tie-in)

Nightwing Vol. 4 #29 (tie-in)

Suicide Squad Vol. 5 #26 (tie-in)

Green Arrow Vol. 6 #32 (tie-in)

Batman: The Merciless #1 (tie-tin)

Dark Nights: Metal #3 (core-issue)

The Flash Vol. 5 #33 (tie-in)

Batman: The Devastator #1 (tie-in)

Justice League Vol. 3 #32 (tie-in)

Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #32 (tie-in)

Justice League Vol. 3 #33 (tie-in)

Batman Lost #1(tie-in)

Dark Nights: Metal #4 (core-issue)

Hawkman Found #1 (tie-in)

Dark Nights: Metal #5 (core-issue)

Dark Knights Rising: The Wild Hunt #1 (tie-in)

The Batman Who Laughs #1 (tie-in)

Dark Nights: Metal #6 (core-issue)

2023-24 Crisis Hotline Schedule


Q1 - Final Crisis

Q2 - Flashpoint

Q3 - Convergence

Q4 - Dark Nights: Metal


Q1 - Dark Nights: Death Metal

Q2 - Heroes In Crisis

Q3 - Dark Crisis

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