HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Countdown: Arena by Keith Champagne
Loading...

Countdown: Arena

by Keith Champagne, Scott McDaniel (Illustrator), Andy Owens (Illustrator)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
251649,052 (2.3)1
When the near-omnipotent being known as Monarch wants to recruit an army for his forthcoming war on the multiverse, he assembles an incredible array of alternate heroes from various dimensions, pitting one version against another in gladiatorial combat. Different versions of Batman, Superman and Wonderwoman must fight to the death.… (more)

None.

None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 1 mention

On paper, this seems like it could be a good book: the heroes of various worlds in the multiverse are gathered together to fight it out. Like, Communist Superman from Red Son battles two other alternate Supermen to find out which one is best. But Monarch is in this, and he is terrible, and so is the whole book. Poorly characterized nonentities hit each other and "banter" in the trademark detail-free, ugly drawing style of Scott McDaniel. Save your money, save yourself, never read this book, it has literally no redeeming value. I can't think of a single thing I enjoyed about it; it's pointless and stupid. Thankfully time seems to be dulling my memories of it.

DC Comics Crises: « Previous in sequence | Next in sequence »
  Stevil2001 | Jan 15, 2016 |
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors (1 possible)

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Keith Champagneprimary authorall editionscalculated
McDaniel, ScottIllustratormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Owens, AndyIllustratormain authorall editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English (2)

No library descriptions found.

Book description
Haiku summary

Quick Links

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (2.3)
0.5
1 1
1.5
2 2
2.5
3 1
3.5 1
4
4.5
5

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 138,865,592 books! | Top bar: Always visible