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Dick Grayson (Earth 50)
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Absolutely dreadful. This writer writes Dick as a brainless buffoon. All Dick Grayson fans can give it a miss. Apart from sharing his name, this isnít Dick.
Background: Describing themselves as "Archaeologists of the Impossible", Planetary is an organization intent on discovering the world's secret history. The field team travel the world investigating strange phenomena - including monsters, aliens and other superhumans, unusual relics and suppressed military secrets - for both the betterment of mankind and out of sheer curiosity.
In this story, Planetary arrives at their office in Gotham City, where they are greeted by the office staff Dick Grayson and the pale green haired Jasper. Dick briefly flirts with. Grayson and Jasper inform Snow, Jakita and The Drummer they were called to investigate a man named John Black who has been killing people, his father was in the superhuman creating Science City Zero and that Black may have gained some reality altering abilities that leaves up to three victims merged. Snow states that he saw something similar in 1986 a time when many universes collapsed to one.
That is the end of Dickís role. Batman then arrives and deals with Black.
As stated above, give it a miss. This may be considered the Dick Grayson of Earth 50 but in my opinion there is no one anyone can believe this is a true version of Dick Grayson.