Darkseid's death is the key to it all. I liked this story and I liked Johns' run. I don't really know what the anti-life equation was (something to do with being able to control every living thing I think - if you can figure out how to use it). He helped finish Michelle... To see what your friends thought of this book, Justice League, Volume 8: Darkseid War, Part 2, It had been a while since I managed to read the. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This was very uneven but as much big action cinematic fun as one can get. Submit your email address to receive Barnes & Noble offers & updates. Justice League: The Darkseid War Part 2 wraps one of DC’s more successful New 52 runs, while setting several characters up for the “Rebirth” era. The action is non-stop and the developments are earth shaking even as the DC Universe is set to be rebooted. This is by far the darkest Justice League book I've read at this point. Darkseid is dead! Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Johns signs off in style as the DC Universe preps itself for something big, Rebirth. See 1 question about Justice League, Volume 8…, DC Comics New 52 Collected Editions - Final Wave (And everything else), Danielle The Book Huntress (Back to the Books), Justice League (2011) (Collected Editions), Billy Jensen's Favorite Fictional Citizen Detectives. The colors fantastic! Johns did excellent work on The Flash where he made minor characters interesting. Superman, Batman, Flash, Shazam, Green Lantern and Lex Luthor have been transformed, gifted the abilities of the New Gods. Batman has become the god of knowledge, the flash became the God of death, shazam the god of God's, superman the god of strength and, lex luthor the god of apokolips. [They even gave Owlman a cool splash page entrance, [Of course, i'd praise his work even more if he hadn't KILLED OFF MY FAVOURITE MEMBER OF THE CRIME SYNDICATE! Start by marking “Justice League, Volume 8: Darkseid War, Part 2” as Want to Read: Error rating book. A slow volume saved by a top notch ending. Good and entertaining. 4: The Grid (The New 52). Darkseid War, the payoff to fifty issues of scheming and pouting from Johns' Justice League cast, is a muddle of clenched jaws, splash pages, meaningless conflict and rotating super-powers. Damian's death causes Raven lose control over Trigon, who frees himself from captivity. 7: Darkseid War Part 1, Justice League Vol. July 12th 2016 Maybe the lack of real revelation over the Mobius chair or the bizarre "New God" status for the characters that felt like little more than a gimmick to justify so many tie-ins but I just felt something was lacking. Sometimes you read something and it makes clear, suddenly, the true strengths and weaknesses of the author. Justice League: The Darkseid War, Part 1 Very good story. Editors If anything too many writers have tried to take on Jack Kirby's Fourth World creations, and frankly I think most of them have failed (please note I have yet to read Brian Azzarello's Wonder Woman work with Orion etc. Refresh and try again. I don't even understand Lex Luthor's wh. You can tell they were ending the new 52 after this story and Johns goes for broke and effs up all of the Justice League. To defend her world, she’ll have to seek help from the Justice League’s greatest enemies…the Crime Syndicate!The conclusion to the DC event of the year, JUSTICE LEAGUE VOL. Started in 2016. Calling this a war is a mistake as well, since it's just one battle that happens for a few issues. Jason FabokBrad Anderson [Except when Owlman is killed on the final page. https://dc.fandom.com/wiki/Justice_League:_The_Darkseid_War,_Part_2_(Collected)?oldid=2422338, Pages using DynamicPageList parser function. What has changed? No recent wiki edits to this page. You will bear witness, Metron. Reviewed in the United States on August 2, 2020. I thought part 1 was bad but 2 is just a jumbled mess. Fun story. Justice League: The Darkseid War But on top of that, this volume tries to work in the conflict with the Anti-Monitor, the conflict with Grail, her conflict with her mother, the child of Superwoman/the remnants of the Crime Syndicate, the return of Steve Trevor, the fallout of Darkseid's death, all while simultaneously teeing up new mysteries for Wonder Woman and Batman and setting up the launch of DC Rebirth. Everyone is used brilliantly, not only was I more than satisfied with the awesome story but it also left just the right amount of loose threads for the to build on their own books. I really liked the character of Grail and her mother. Not even. Oh, I am so glad the "New 52" is dead. In this, the penultimate chapter of the critically-acclaimed epic Darkseid War, the fate of the Giving it three stars for Batman's Joker bit at the end and Wonder Woman's reveal at the end. Batman, Superman, The Flash, Shazam and Green Lantern have been transformed into omnipotent deities—but will this new power help them in the battle against evil, or twist their personalities? Geoff Johns Justice League Vol. Phew. Anyway, this was pretty average and disappointing considering how interesting the first part was. In Elseworlds, heroes are taken from their usual settings and put into strange times and places—some that have ... Now that the team's origin story is complete, we shift to the present-day Justice League! 8: DARKSEID WAR PART 2, collects JUSTICE LEAGUE #45-50 and JUSTICE LEAGUE: DARKSEID WAR SPECIAL #1. The plot was intriguing and it was a ease to read. Wonder woman has to do something to help her friends before they lose their humanity altogether. There was a lot of great action, character moments, concepts but it just didn't come together and deliver a solid payoff. There is a scene near the end of Darkseid War where multiple characters use a newborn super-powered baby as a death ray, waving it around so it blasts people to ash with its laser eyes. Colourists There's a reason why Geoff Johns is DC's preeminent writer. Darkseid responds by attemping to kill Batman with his omega beams, but Damian jumps to his father's defense and is killed instead. This is by far the darkest Justice League book I've read at this point. A really good read. To defend her world, she’ll have to seek help from the Justice League’s greatest enemies…the Crime Syndicate! It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. 8: DARKSEID WAR PART 2, collects JUSTICE LEAGUE #45-50 and JUSTICE LEAGUE: DARKSEID WAR SPECIAL #1. Vol.8: Darkseid war part 2, brings this storyline to it's final conclusion. Big changes are in store for everyone involved until Rebirth. !, vederla lanciarsi all'assalto di....bè altre titaniche divinità con Superman, Green Lantern, Shazam, Power Ring ecc....è qualcosa di colossale!. Justice League Vol. Simply put...this run on JL was amazing; what else can I say? Brian CunninghamAmedeo Turturro Big changes are in store for everyone involved until Rebirth. 8: Darkseid War Part 2, Paperback – Illustrated, December 13, 2016. Really enjoyed Part 1 and even the start of this was good. All Site Content TM and © 2020 DC Entertainment, unless otherwise noted here. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. We’d love your help. Maybe apart from Wonder Woman’s part. Find out in these tales from JUSTICE LEAGUE #45-50 and the JUSTICE LEAGUE: DARKSEID WAR #1 special! Everything else seemed underdeveloped like a million storylines had to be squashed in for some stupid reason. This is one of my favorites. 8: DARKSEID WAR PART 2, collects JUSTICE LEAGUE #45-50 and JUSTICE LEAGUE: DARKSEID WAR SPECIAL #1. Darkseid is dead? With her teammates’ humanity slipping away in the face of their newfound abilities, Wonder Woman must fight to save them all from destruction at the hands of the Anti-Monitor.