Batman #687 [Direct Market Standard Cover]
(August 2009)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
48
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2009-06-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
76194120005768711
Editing:
Mike Marts; Janelle Siegel (assistant)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Batman: Reborn; [Cover A] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tony S. Daniel (signed)
Inks:
Sandu Florea (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Dick Grayson]
Reprints:

A Battle Within (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script:
Judd Winick
Pencils:
Ed Benes
Inks:
Rob Hunter
Colors:
Ian Hannin; Jonathan D. Smith [as JD Smith]
Letters:
Jared K. Fletcher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Dick Grayson; also as Nightwing; also as Robin]; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (flashback); Robin [Damian Wayne]; Robin [Tim Drake]; Dinah Lance [Black Canary]; Oliver Queen [Green Arrow]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon; Davis; Dr. Phosphorus [Dr. Alex Sartorius] (villain); Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane] (villain)
Synopsis:
Dick Grayson struggles with his decision to take on the mantle of Batman and to take Damian under his wing. He also decides to move his base of operations from the Batcave to the Wayne Foundation building.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is an epilogue to "Battle for the Cowl."

DC Nation [169]: ["Who said I wanted to kill Dick Grayson"] (Table of Contents)

DC Nation / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dan Didio
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Batman [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth

Indexer Notes

Dan Didio talks about Dick Grayson's promotion to Batman.

A Cry for Justice (Table of Contents)

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
James Robinson
Pencils:
Mauro Cascioli (painting)
Inks:
Mauro Cascioli (painting)
Colors:
Mauro Cascioli (painting)
Letters:
Steve Wands
Editing:
Eddie Berganza; Adam Schlagman (associate)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League of America [Batman [Bruce Wayne] (flashback); Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Black Lightning [Jefferson Pierce]; Flash [Wally West]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Hawkgirl [Kendra Saunders]; Red Arrow [Roy Harper]; Red Tornado; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz] (flashback); Plastic Man [Eel O'Brian]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]
Synopsis:
Hal Jordan argues the necessity of the Justice League going after Libra and all the members of his "secret society."

Indexer Notes

5 page preview of Justice League: A Cry for Justice (DC, 2009 series) #1.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Batman: Reborn; [Cover A]
    Batman
  2. 1. A Battle Within
    Batman
  3. 2. DC Nation [169]: ["Who said I wanted to kill Dick Grayson"]
    DC Nation
  4. 3. A Cry for Justice
    Justice League of America
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