Batman [Bruce Wayne; disguised as Gary Peterson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon; Dr. Amina Franklin; Dr. Wayne Franklin (flashback); Dr. Nancy Stavrides; Officer Milhone; VILLAINS: Grotesk; Donny Lucido (dies); Perun
Three horrific murders rock Gotham with only one gruesome connection: parts of the victim's faces have been carved away. Meanwhile, a brutal Russian gangster called Perun threatens Amina Franklin, a doctor working at Leslie Thompkins clinic, which brings in not only the Batman but his bizarre new foe: Grotesk! [per solicitation]
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