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FLASH FACT! They have to kill the president!

After murdering one half of Firestorm, Heatwave is sentenced to death inside of a metahuman prison. Having a great hatred from the man who put him there, Cyborg, Heatwave comes up with a plan to take over the prison and form his own Legion of Doom, with the help of a surprising ally.

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2.07 stars 2.07/5 Stars Average score of 7 user reviews

Cameos Can't Save You 0

The Good: One of my favorite parts of Flashpoint is looking at every issue and tie-in and saying, "which characters are going to be in this?" I did enjoy seeing all of the inmates, most of which you recognize from the regular DC Universe. And who wouldn't love the prison, which was featured in an old cartoon featuring some...friends that are just super!  The Bad: It's been said before, but the dialogue wasn't very impressive. The whole beginning fight seen, featuring Jason's death, just seemed b...

1 out of 1 found this review helpful.

Starts Strong But Can't Finish 0

For the most part I'm enjoying DC's assortment of mini-series built around the main Flashpoint book and intended to give us a better picture of the Flashpoint world. "Flashpoint: Legion of Doom" follows Heatwave, a pyromaniacal villian captured for murder and sent to the Block while he awaits execution.  Adam Glass handles the writing duties and does a pretty good job. He sets up his story with a nice action packed sequence which results in Heatwave's imprisonment. From there the story slows do...

1 out of 1 found this review helpful.

Uneven But Saved By a Fantastic Ending 0

The first issue of Flashpoint's Legion of Doom tie-in gives a very bad first impression. The opening conflict between Heatwave and Cyborg feels confused, rushed and weighed down by some truly awful dialogue written by Adam Glass. (A personal favorite exchange: "Didn't your mommy ever tell you not to play with matches, Heatwave?" "Sure did! So I burned her to death!") The fact that Rodney Buchemi's pencils look rushed and sketchy at parts doesn't help matters, and there are some truly inexcusable...

5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
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