Birds of Prey, Vol. 1
Publish date: February 1st 1999
Publisher: DC Comics
Pages no: 208
Edition language: English
Series: Birds of Prey I (#1)
Not bad at all. This is more of a Black Canary and Oracle with guest stars type of book. Black Canary is sent on missions by her handler, Oracle, and she teams up with other crime fighters, particularly Huntress, and even the antihero Catwoman. The Dark Knight and Robin make an appearance, but they ...
3.5 stars. Liked it enough that I'll probably read the second, but superhero stuff isn't really my thing--too much mindless butt-kicking. Fight scene after fight scene gets old really quickly.
Something about this book just didn't click for me, but I can't put my finger on it. Maybe it's because this volume is very Black Canary heavy, and I'm really here for Oracle. Maybe it's because none of the storylines are that compelling. It might also have to do with art that had the female charact...