BATMAN Group Solicits

BATMAN Group Solicits

By David Hyde Monday, November 14th, 2011
BATMAN #6 Written by SCOTT SNYDER Art by GREG CAPULLO and JONATHAN GLAPION Cover by GREG CAPULLO Variant cover by GARY FRANK 1:200 B&W Variant cover by GREG CAPULLO On sale FEBRUARY 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Combo pack edition: $3.99 US Trapped far beneath Gotham City and hunted by the Talon – the Court of Owls’ unstoppable killer – Batman lies bleeding and broken. With no way out and no one to help, is this the end for The Dark Knight? DETECTIVE COMICS #6 Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL and SANDU FLOREA Cover by TONY S. DANIEL 1:25 Variant cover by TONY S. DANIEL On sale FEBRUARY 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Batman invades The Penguin’s floating casino as Bruce Wayne to uncover a brutal string of slayings – but he finds the chips stacked against him! With the Iceberg’s maiden voyage out of Gotham Harbor under way, the evening’s festivities threaten to throw Batman off the killer’s trail. And lurking among the rich and famous is a very ambitious outsider who’d like nothing more than to see Bruce Wayne lose everything, including his life. Murder, lies and betrayal are the name of this high-stakes game! BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT #6 Written by PAUL JENKINS and DAVID FINCH Art and cover by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIEND 1:25 Variant cover by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIEND On sale FEBRUARY 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Batman’s darkest fears resurface in this stunning conclusion to the opening epic as the Dark Knight confronts the mastermind behind the toxin being injected into Gotham City’s criminals. But the conspiracy behind the toxin runs deeper than he could possibly have imagined. Time is running out – and the entire structure of Gotham City’s society is at risk, unless Batman can find a path to overcome the man who once broke his back: Bane! BATWING #6 Written by JUDD WINICK Art by BEN OLIVER Cover by JASON FABOK On sale FEBRUARY 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T The past looms large as Batwing’s early days as a crime fighter come to light, gaining the attention of Batman. In the present, the adventure comes full circle as Batwing faces off against Massacre in the shadows of the Pyramids of Egypt. The mystery of Massacre begins unfolding as the truth of Africa’s greatest Super Hero team, The Kingdom, unravels. BATMAN AND ROBIN #6 Written by PETER J. TOMASI Art and cover by PATRICK GLEASON and MICK GRAY On sale FEBRUARY 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T As the bond between Batman and Robin deteriorates, Robin is forced by NoBody to make a life and death decision – and Batman’s hunt through Gotham City to find them reaches a soul-searing moment that will push Batman to the edge! BIRDS OF PREY #6 Written by DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI Art and cover by JAVIER PINA On sale FEBRUARY 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T You’ve never felt better. You’re eating right, sleeping soundly, kicking butt at work. But there’s one tiny problem. You’re being hunted through the streets of Gotham City by five women who seem dead-set on sticking you with syringes and even chopping your head off with a sword. But listen, buddy – you don’t understand. These women? The so-called Birds of Prey? They’re the only things standing between you and instant death, triggered by some creepy guy who’s been secretly controlling your mind for a year now… BATWOMAN #6 Written by J.H. WILLIAMS III and W. HADEN BLACKMAN Art by AMY REEDER and RICHARD FRIEND Cover by AMY REEDER 1:25 Variant cover by AMY REEDER On sale FEBRUARY 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Artist Amy Reeder and inker Richard Friend join the Batwoman team with this new arc, as the epic “To Drown the World” begins! Six lives, inextricably linked in the past and present, each on a collision course with the others: Batwoman, fighting for duty and vengeance against a threat of arcane power. Detective Maggie Sawyer, investigating a case that could end her career. DEO Agent Cameron Chase, commanding a vigilante she despises. Colonel Jacob Kane, clutching at a life that’s slipping away. Maro, a new villain corrupting Gotham City. And Kate Kane, wrestling with decisions that will test her loyalties. BATGIRL #6 Written by GAIL SIMONE Art by ARDIAN SYAF and VICENTE CIFUENTES Cover by ADAM HUGHES On sale FEBRUARY 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T During the day, Barbara Gordon has to deal with the emotional fallout of the return of a key figure from her most painful memories, while at night, high above Gotham City’s streets, Batgirl and Batman face the deadly Gretel, a damaged woman with the lethal ability to control men’s minds! It’s Batgirl’s first face-to-face with Batman since her rehabilitation – and he has a few choice words to say about her return to crime fighting! RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #6 Written by SCOTT LOBDELL Art and cover by KENNETH ROCAFORT On sale FEBRUARY 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T How did Jason Todd and Princess Koriand’r of Tamaran meet – and what has bonded them together in a way that neither could have imagined? At long last the story can be told! It’s a scorcher!

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CATWOMAN #6 Written by JUDD WINICK Art and cover by GUILLEM MARCH On sale FEBRUARY 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US RATED T+ Catwoman is busted! She’s under arrest and in the custody of the Gotham City P.D. But it doesn’t look like she’s going to get her phone call, because the police aren’t looking for justice – they’re looking for what Catwoman stole from them. And she’s about to get an earful about her most complicated relationship: Batman. NIGHTWING #6 Written by KYLE HIGGINS Art by EDDY BARROWS and PAULO SIQUERIA Cover by EDDY BARROWS On sale FEBRUARY 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US RATED T After the huge reveal of last issue, Dick Grayson takes Haly’s Circus back to Gotham City in preparation for a large memorial show. But as Dick gets closer to the truth about his past, just how much is he really deciding for himself? And what does the Book of Names really mean? It all builds to a head here...just in time for a twist that will leave your jaw on the floor!