I wanted to start this week with a bit of an overview of sorts. As I have mentioned in previous posts, this month, DC has been running a special Futures End event with every DC book (including many of the recently cancelled books) involved in a five-year jump into the future. The idea seems interesting, even if it has been done before (Armageddon 2001 comes to mind with its ten-year jump). To make it really stand out, DC had even resorted to gimmick covers like they did with the Forever Evil tie-ins.
Unfortunately, with a few exceptions, the whole event has fallen flat for me. Many of the books seem disjointed and completely disconnected with the original storylines, or even the weekly title that they all tie into.
That being said, there are two books that I think stand out this week.
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