SPOILER ALERT: If you have not read DETECTIVE COMICS #23.3: THE SCARECROW yet and do not wish to know what happens, stop reading this post now (major spoilers ahead!).
Following the events of “Trinity War,” Gotham City has lost the protection of the Dark Knight. As the numerous members of Batman’s Rogues Gallery begin to come out of the shadows, each villain realizes that they’re not willing to give up the city they feel rightfully belongs to them now.
While Batman and Commissioner Gordon race against time to uncover the mystery behind the hundreds of bodies that have washed up on the shores of Gotham, the Mad Hatter decides to strike at Batman in the place he least expects: his heart. Can the Dark Knight foil the Mad Hatter’s plans in time or will his secret identity fall into the hands of one of his most twisted enemies?