BATMAN Group Solicits

BATMAN Group Solicits

By David Hyde Monday, February 13th, 2012

BATMAN, INCORPORATED #1 Written by GRANT MORRISON Art and cover by CHRIS BURNHAM 1:25 Variant cover by FRANK QUITELY 1:200 B&W Variant cover by CHRIS BURNHAM On sale MAY 23 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Combo pack edition: $3.99 US • BATMAN, INCORPORATED makes its NEW 52 debut with an all-new first issue! • The series hits the ground running as BATMAN and ROBIN face off against the assassin GOATBOY! • LEVIATHAN’S sinister mission revealed! This issue is also offered as a special combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.

BATMAN #9 Written by SCOTT SNYDER Backup story by SCOTT SNYDER and JAMES TYNION IV Art by GREG CAPULLO and JONATHAN GLAPION Backup story art by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE Cover by GREG CAPULLO 1:25 Variant cover by DALE KEOWN 1:200 B&W Variant cover by GREG CAPULLO On sale MAY 9 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T Combo pack edition: $4.99 US • “NIGHT OF THE OWLS” continues here! • Batman must stop the TALONS that have breeched the Batcave in order to save an innocent life...and Gotham City! • In the backup story, learn more about the PENNYWORTH family and the secrets they’ve kept from the Wayne family! This issue is also offered as a special combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.

BATMAN ANNUAL #1 Written by SCOTT SNYDER Art and cover by JAY FABOK On sale MAY 30 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T • MR. FREEZE is introduced to The New 52! • What is Mr. Freeze’s relationship to the COURT OF OWLS? Is he an ally – or do they want him dead? • “NIGHT OF THE OWLS” continues here!

DETECTIVE COMICS #9 Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL, JOEL GOMEZ and SANDU FLOREA Backup story art by SZYMON KUDRANSKI Cover by TONY S. DANIEL 1:200 Variant cover by TK TK 1:25 B&W Variant cover by TONY S. DANIEL On sale MAY 2 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T Combo pack edition: $4.99 US • BATMAN has been poisoned at the hands of the deadly MR. TOXIC! • Featuring a TWO-FACE backup story written by TONY S. DANIEL with art by SZYMON KUDRANSKI This issue is also offered as a special combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.

BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT #9 Written by JUDD WINICK Art and cover by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIEND 1:25 Variant cover by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIEND On sale MAY 23 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • “NIGHT OF THE OWLS” continues here! • Guest-writer JUDD WINICK joins artist DAVID FINCH for the return of RED ROBIN! • Red Robin is back in Gotham City just in time to face off against TALON and THE COURT OF OWLS!

BATWING #9 Written by JUDD WINICK Art by MARCOS TO and RYAN WINN Cover by MARCOS TO On sale MAY 2 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • “NIGHT OF THE OWLS” continues here! • BATWING arrives in Gotham City just in time to fight the chaos the Court of Owls has unleashed! Outgunned and on unfamiliar turf, can Batwing survive?

BATMAN AND ROBIN #9 Written by PETER J. TOMASI Art and cover by PATRICK GLEASON and MICK GRAY On sale MAY 9 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • NIGHT OF THE OWLS continues here! • ROBIN faces TALON alone with the skies of Gotham City at stake!

BATWOMAN #9 Written by J.H. WILLIAMS III and W. HADEN BLACKMAN Art by AMY REEDER and ROB HUNTER Cover by BEN OLIVER 1:25 B&W Variant cover by AMY REEDER On sale MAY 16 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ • The next chapter in “TO DROWN THE WORLD!” • An unconventional spy thriller of six interweaving lives with only one thing in common: BATWOMAN!

BATGIRL #9 Written by GAIL SIMONE Art and cover by ARDIAN SYAF and VICENTE CIFUENTES On sale MAY 9 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • “NIGHT OF THE OWLS” continues here! • BATGIRL faces off against the Court of Owls to protect the life of her father, Commissioner Gordon!

BIRDS OF PREY #9 Written by DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI Art by TRAVEL FOREMAN and JEFF HUET Cover by JESUS SAIZ On sale MAY 16 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • “NIGHT OF THE OWLS” continues here! • BLACK CANARY, BATGIRL, KATANA and POISON IVY risk their lives in Gotham City to battle THE TALON and The Court of Owls! • A secret is revealed about Black Canary’s husband…Kurt Lance?!

RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #9 Written by SCOTT LOBDELL Art and cover by KENNETH ROCAFORT On sale MAY 16 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • “NIGHT OF THE OWLS” continues here! • The Court of Owls is attacking, and the last person in the world you’d expect to answer Batman’s call to arms is the RED HOOD! • Also featuring MR. FREEZE!

NIGHTWING #9 Written by KYLE HIGGINS Art by EDDY BARROWS, RUY JOSE and EBER FERREIRA Cover by EDDY BARROWS On sale MAY 16 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • “NIGHT OF THE OWLS” continues here! • NIGHTWING faces another villain claiming to be THE TALON at City Hall as the Court of Owls’ plans go into action – but will he be able to figure out what’s going on before it’s too late?

CATWOMAN #9 Written by JUDD WINICK Art and cover by GUILLEM MARCH On sale MAY 16 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ • “NIGHT OF THE OWLS” continues here! • CATWOMAN and SPARK are forced to defend THE PENGUIN against the Court of Owls!