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Comics superstars Geoff Johns and Jim Lee make history with the first hardcover collection of a DC COMICS – THE NEW 52 series! In a universe where Super Heroes are strange and new, Batman has discovered a dark evil that requires him to unite the World Greatest Heroes! Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Aquaman, The Flash and Cyborg unite for the first time to form the JUSTICE LEAGUE! Don't miss the thrill-a-minute hardcover collecting the first six issues of the best selling comic!

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3.68 stars 3.68/5 Stars Average score of 11 user reviews

Fresh, Young Heroes! (Because Old People are Worthless, Apparently) 0

If the creative team got paid by amount of work done, Jim Lee earned about 18x more than Geoff Johns did. Apparently DC's motto for New 52 was something to the effect of "Since Old People are Worthless!" Making all the superheroes young and brash may have sounded good on paper, but it doesn't read well on paper. Fortunately, Johns gives us almost no dialogue to read, though most of what he gives is petulant ranting, petulant whining, and self-evident observations of actions and whatnot. Virtuall...

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Enjoyable team up story 0

On paper, Origin is a by-the-book standard team up story. You have the main heroes who clash at first but then settle their differences and team up to take on the larger threat. The larger threat in this story is Darkseid but his minions at times seem like more of a threat as Darkseid only makes a few brief appearances. I can understand why Johns used him in the book, it's to suggest a bigger plot is coming and looking at the last few pages in this book, that seems to be the case.The book conta...

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