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POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON December 10, 2011 Add Comments
Batman: Arkham Unhinged #8 ($0.99)
Flashback to the Penguin’s first meetup with the Joker.
Batman: Gotham Knights #49 ($1.99)
A bunch of things wrap up in this issue. Scott Beatty’s three part Bane story, Beatty’s run itself and the Black & White co-feature that was in the book since the start.
Batman: Shadow of the Bat #47 ($1.99)
Second part of the Cornelius Stirk story from early 1996.
Batwing (2011-) #4 ($2.99)
Some of Batwing’s origin is shown in this month’s issue.
The Brave and The Bold (2007-2010) #13, #15, #16 ($1.99 each)
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POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON December 3, 2011 Add Comments
The New 52 is having the 5th Week Blues this week, but, there is plenty of Bat related goodness from the fine folks at DC Digital!
Batman: Arkham Unhinged #7 ($1.99)
This week we get a look inside Arhkham City with The Joker and Penguin.
Batman: Gotham Knights #48 ($1.99)
Continuing 2003’s Veritas Liberat where Batman, Nightwing and Robin track down Bane as Bane is tracking down Kobra.
Batman: Shadow of the Bat #46 ($1.99)
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POSTED BY Zach Betonte ON March 6, 2010 Add Comments
Welcome once again, my bat brothers and sisters to Creator Spotlight. Zach here as usual, and this time I will be admiring the prolific and underrated career of the writer Alan Grant. So join me as we take a trip down memory lane and look back at the Scotsman’s career. Enjoy:
Alan Grant is a long time comic book writer, who surprisingly is often mentioned when talking about some of the “great” Batman writers of the last 25 years. Other than…
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POSTED BY Zach Betonte ON November 17, 2009 1 Comment
What is Kevin Smith doing? That was exactly what I was thinking as I read Batman: The Widening Gyre number three. Just like The Unseen miniseries, the Widening Gyre is unable to keep the momentum from issue two into issue three. And, Walter Flanagan isn’t getting any better.
While Kevin Smith seems to be writing an original piece of storytelling, I find myself wondering where it is all going. Smith seems to have a much different agenda with this book then he had…
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