Fifty Ways To Be Your Lover gBetween Batman and the agents from UNCLEOverall I had fun with this Youet to see a lot of characters interact that would never have been possible on 60 s TV The story was pretty heavily weighted on the side of Batman his allies and his enemies though making me feel the UNCLE boys were a little short changed The plot kind of loses its way about halfway through the series and any overall villainous schemes are sidelined after the identity of THRUSH s new leader is revealed There are definitely some reat bits that echo back to the secret agent era such as
A COUPLE OF CLEVER GADGETS LASER DEATH TRAPS AND couple of clever adgets laser death traps and the
Inclusion Of An Undersea Base of an undersea base could completely visualize this as a movie along the lines of the Batman movie from the time You can tell that was absolutely Jeff Parker s intentionWhile it was a pleasant little distraction it wasn t compelling enough to be incredibly memorable beyond its novelty status
Fun Concept Entertainingly Executed But Very Much Popcorn For The concept entertainingly executed but very much popcorn for the I ve been a fan of 1960 s Batman since I was a kid and I ve been enjoying this series of comics immensely I also recently Wyoming Strong (Wyoming Men, got into watching the Man from UNCLE so when I went to the bookstore and saw this crossover comic I literallyrabbed it off the shelf and shouted Mine. Y to protect Gotham City from their dastardly rogues allery whenever Commissioner Gordon callsBut when a mysterious THRUSH agent engineers a mass breakout from Arkham Asylum Solo and Kuryakin find themselves in Gotham hot on the trail of villains like Poison Ivy Egghead and Mr Freeze Their main suspect in the breakout None other than millionaire playboy Bruce Wayne Only. .
A fun read I loved the Batman TV series when I was a
kid I never watched Man for UNCLE but I know the overall premiseI never watched Man for UNCLE but I know the overall premise the series It has the feeling of the 60 s series without some of the over the top camp and includes Batgirl and a lot of Batman s reat villains but it takes you outside the familiar Gotham City and adds the aspect of international espionage I did like that they showed that Solo and Batman had very different takes on how to deal with evil "DOERS BATMAN S REACTION TO SOLO S IDEA THAT " Batman s reaction to Solo s idea that kill them all was funny Overall a light read nothing too serious but still enjoyable This is a fun cross over of two 1960 s television icons and is the direct result of Warner Bros releasing the Man From UNCLE movie last year This was actually a fun idea that really tripped the triggers of older fans and had a hook into younger fans who are only now etting to experience the old Batman TV show on DVD and the UNCLE characters in the new movie THRUSH the main antagonist organization from the UNCLE TV show has a new leader who decides to
Recruit New Operatives Fromnew operatives from Batman s rogues allery Setting them about several nefarious tasks he trains them to work together and up the threat to the world beyond Gotham City Of course this forces an allegiance. Two of the best loved TV series of the 1960s collide in a pop art action packed thrill ride from the acclaimed writer of BATMAN '66Napoleon Solo is the man from UNCLE the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement Together with his partner the Soviet agent Illya Kuryakin Solo defends the lobe from the sinister agents of THRUSHBatman and Robin are the Dynamic Duo read. ,
While sometimes I m not the biggest fan of Jeff Parker s stories "he has a tendency to et a little too comic bookish and doesn " has a tendency to Midsummer Night (Lady Julia Grey, get a little too comic bookish and doesn keep to the essence of the 60 s show I was not disappointed in this book Everyone is true to character and I waslad to see not only Batman and Robin helping out Agents Solo and Kuryakin but also my personal favorite Batgirl There are also plenty of in jokes and nods to both Batman and Man from UNCLE throughout the seriesIf I had one complaint it would be the artist s interpretation of the characters especially for the two UNCLE agents Napoleon looks like Always You generic brunette agent and Illya iseneric blonde agent It almost seems like
THE COMIC COULDN T GET PERMISSIONcomic couldn t et permission use Robert Vaughn and David McCallum s images so they went with as non descriptive of characters as possible Other than that I really enjoyed the book and wouldn t mind seeing another team up of the two fandoms in the future This crossover works surprisingly well Batman s rogues allery Lucy Carmichael gets recruited by THRUSH so Batman Robin and Batgirl team up with Napoleon Solo to stop them Parker does areat job of juggling all the characters He has me looking forward to crossovers with other 60 s TV shows Maybe we ll see a Batman 66 Meets Emma Peel or Mission Impossible. A Men Are Like Waffles, Women Are Like Spaghetti globe trotting adventure to discover the real mastermind can clear Bruce Wayne'sood name And when Batman and Robin team up with Solo and Kuryakin evil doesn't stand a chanceWriter Jeff Parker BATMAN
'66 FUTURE UEST and artist David Hahn FABLES bring these titanic icons of the small screen together for the first BatFUTURE UEST and artist David Hahn FABLES bring these titanic icons of the small screen together for the first Bat Collects BATMAN '66 MEETS THE MAN FROM UNCLE 1 .