This issue has variants.
Two covers were originally done for this issue; one featuring Batman, one featuring Robin (shipped in 50/50 percent mixture). There is also a Retailer Variant cover featuring a pencils-only version of the Batman cover; distributed starting 2005-09-19.
Story continued in the next issue.
House ad for: Superman/Wonder Woman: Sacrifice (Superman #219, Action Comics #829, Adventures of Superman #642, and Wonder Woman #219). Appears on page 20 in this issue.
House ads for Green Lantern Corps: Recharge #1, All Star Batman and Robin the Boy Wonder #1, Green Arrow #52, and JLA #116. Appears on page 36 in this issue.
Total of 15 one-page ads for: Destroy All Humans (game, THQ), got milk with Batman (milk), dew Action Sports tour (NBC Sports), Steamboy (video, Sony), Get Your Free Ringtone Now (QTones), WILDC.A.T.S (video, FUNimation), Take Your Heroes Home sweepstakes (Wonder Woman Season 3/Lois and Clark Season 1, video, WB), Bic (pens), Fire Emblem The Sacred Stones (game, Nintendo), Artemis Fowl (book, Miramax), Freevibe (Partnership for a Drug-Free America), Juicy Fruit (gum, Wrigley), He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (video, Entertainment Rights), Batman Begins Out of the Shadows (action figures, Mattel), and Schwinn StingRay (bicycle). Appear in various places in this issue.