Two Nightwings are on the prowl in New York — and one is a murderous madman! Now the twin crime bosses — the Pierce Brothers — want the head of Nightwing, and they don't care which one!
DETECTIVE COMICS #801
Part 1 of the sprawling 12-part saga "City of Crime" written by David Lapham (Stray Bullets) with art by Ramon Bachs (BATMAN: THE 12-CENT ADVENTURE) and Nathan Massengill (DETECTIVE COMICS)!Gotham City at night is no place for children, as Batman knows all too well. As the Dark Knight tries to shut down a drug ring that's turned deadly, Bruce Wayne must contend with a wayward 14-year-old who's getting dangerously close to Gotham's underworld!
DETECTIVE COMICS #803
In Part 3 of David Lapham's 12-part "City of Crime," the Penguin learns Mr. Freeze may have betrayed him, just as a secret player threatens to bring the city to its knees! Plus, Part 3 of the 4-part backup tale "The Barker," by Mike Carey and John Lucas!
DETECTIVE COMICS #805
In Part 5 of the 12-part "City of Crime," Batman' must find Mr. Freeze's hideout before a young girl and a priest die! But can Batman contend with an army of inhuman freaks looking for a fight? Plus, "Exit Menu" by Jon Lewis and Jeff Parker!
DETECTIVE COMICS #797
WAR GAMES: ACT 1, PART 1! Gotham erupts in a massive gang war the likes of which have never been seen! Can Batman stem the tides of war? And in the backup story, Part 1 of the 3-part "Low," as the Riddler faces off against Poison Ivy!
DETECTIVE COMICS #802
Batman and Robin are drawn further into David Lapham's (Stray Bullets) "City of Crime" in Part 2 of this sprawling 12-part saga! Batman's investigation into the murder of a young woman reveals more and more layers of death and corruption. Meanwhile, the Penguin begins to get involved, and makes things all the more explosive! And in the backup, Part 2 of the 4-part story "The Barker" — written by Mike Carey (LUCIFER) with art by John Lucas. The plot thickens following a murder at the Big Top!
DETECTIVE COMICS #804
In Part 4 of the 12-part "City of Crime," people of Gotham City are going insane, and only Robin can save the innocents! Plus, Batman hunts Mr. Freeze while some of Gotham's villains begin plotting together. And in the backup, the conclusion of the 4-part "The Barker!"
DETECTIVE COMICS #806
In Part 6 of the 12-part "City of Crime," the number of missing people is skyrocketing, an army of faceless goons is out for Batman's blood, and the Ventriloquist is homicidal! Plus, part 1 of the 2-part "Regnum Defende," by Scott Beatly and Jeff Parker.