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POSTED BY Chris Gering ON April 12, 2013 Add Comments
This is probably my favorite image of the Demon's Head. Perhaps it is because for once, he and the Detective are not at each other's throats. Instead, within the pages of Son of the Demon, Batman has become the Demon's heir apparent and has decided he will take Talia for his bride and take over the League of Assassins. Here, they play the only game these two should play; chess. A terribly appropriate image and it reminds me how similar they are to Holmes and…
Tags: batman, batman: son of the demon, jerry binham, league of assassins, mike barr, ra's al ghul
POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON August 6, 2011 Add Comments
On Saturday the 30th there was a Superman 101 Sale, some of the newly legally digitized books included some Bat-related touches.
Superman: Emperor Joker #1, Superman #161, Adventures of Superman #583, Man of Steel #105, Action Comics #770 ($1.99 each)
The Emperor Joker story from September 2000. Joker steals Mister Mxyzptlk’s reality altering power, and Superman is the one to take him down.
Man of Steel #3 ($1.99)
Part of John Byrne’s reboot…
Tags: action comics, adventures of superman, alan grant, alan moore, arkham asylum, batman, batman beyond, batman: arkham city, batman: gotham knights, batman: shadow of the bat, batman: the animated series, batman: year two, dave gibbons, dc retroactive, detective comics, dick grayson, emperor joker, empress, gotham city sirens, gotham girls, harley quinn, impulse, inque, jason todd, jerry bingham, jla, john byrne, joker, judd winick, man of steel, mike barr, mister mxyzptlk, paul dini, peter calloway, reaper, robin, stephanie brown, superboy, superman, superman/batman, superman: emperor joker, terry mcginnis, tony daniel, young justice
POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON August 1, 2011 Add Comments
The Source has posted up a three page preview of DC Retroactive: Batman-The 80's. The issue hits stores this Wednesday, August 3. Check out the first page of the preview after the jump and then head over to The Source for the other two pages. The issue was written by Mike Barr, with art by Jerry Bingham.
Check out the first page of the preview here! (more…)
Tags: batman, dc retroactive, jerry bingham, mike barr
POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON February 15, 2011 Add Comments
Batman Beyond Volume 2 #12-13 ($1.99 each)
A criminal known as Terminal is haunted by his past in issue 12, and Barbara Gordon is haunted by the events of the Gotham Knights’ episode “Over The Edge” in issue 13.
Batman: Legends of The Dark Knight #21-23 ($1.99 each)
The late summer and early fall of 1991 brings us the Faith storyline. Written by Mike Barr and drawn by Bart Sears.
Batman: Legends of The Dark Knight #24 ($1.99)
The next storyarc is Flyer. Written by Howard…
Tags: barbara gordon, bart sears, batman, batman beyond, batman: legends of the dark knight, batman: streets of gotham, birds of prey, dc comics, dick grayson, gil kane, howard chaykin, jla, justice, justice league of america, mike barr, misfit, suicide squad, superman, terminal