Batman #2 - The City of Owls
([December] 2013)

DC, 2013 Series
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Volume
2
Price
16.99 USD; 19.99 CAD
Pages
212
On-sale Date
2013-10-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [peel]
ISBN
978-1-4012-3778-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401237783 51699

Issue Notes

Second printing available April 16, 2014; fourth printing available April 1, 2015; and seventh printing available September 20, 2017 (per comiclist.com).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Inks
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (signed as +fco)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Greg Capullo
Inks
Greg Capullo
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

recap / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Greg Capullo
Inks
Greg Capullo
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[Batman #8 - Black and White variant cover] (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Inks
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Talons
Reprints

[Batman #8] (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Inks
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (signed as +fco)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Talons
Reprints

Attack on Wayne Manor (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited)
Pencils
Greg Capullo (credited)
Inks
Jonathan Glapion (credited)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; Talons (villains); William Cobb [Talon] (villain)
Synopsis
The Talons attack Bruce Wayne in his home.
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Keywords
Night of the Owls

The Call (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited); James Tynion IV (credited)
Pencils
Rafael Albuquerque (credited)
Inks
Rafael Albuquerque (credited)
Colors
Nathan Fairbairn (credited)
Letters
Pat Brosseau (credited as Patrick Brosseau)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Birds of Prey [Black Canary; Katana [Tatsu Yamashiro]; Starling]; Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Red Robin [Tim Drake]; Robin [Damian Wayne];
Betty Park; Bill Keep; Jan Spitz; John Lee; Michael Davis; Miguel Guadalupe; Valerie Venderman; Talons (villains)
Synopsis
A call goes out to Batman's allies to help protect the city officials that are being targeted by the Talons.
Reprints
Keywords
Night of the Owls

[Batman #9] (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo (credited) (signed as Capullo)
Inks
Greg Capullo (credited) (signed as Capullo)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (credited) (signed as +fco)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Talons
Reprints

[Batman #9 - Black and White Cover] (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Inks
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Talons
Reprints

Night of the Owls (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited)
Pencils
Greg Capullo (credited)
Inks
Jonathan Glapion (credited)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings (credited); Jimmy Betancourt (credited as Comicraft's Jimmy Betancourt)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (cameo); Nightwing [Dick Grayson] (cameo); Robin [Damian Wayne] (cameo); Alfred Pennyworth; Lincoln March (death); Talons (villains)
Synopsis
Batman battles multiple Talons in the Batcave.
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Keywords
Batcave; Gotham City

[Batman #10] (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Inks
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (signed as +fco)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Assault on the Court (Table of Contents: 11)

Batman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited)
Pencils
Greg Capullo (credited)
Inks
Jonathan Glapion (credited)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings (credited); Jimmy Betancourt (credited as Comicraft's Jimmy Betancourt)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; Court of Owls [Joseph Powers (villain); Mrs. Powers (villain)]; Talons (villains); Talon [Thomas Wayne, Jr.; also as Lincoln March] (villain)
Synopsis
Bruce finds out he has a brother named Thomas.
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Indexer Notes

Batcave; Gotham City; Wayne Manor

[Batman #11] (Table of Contents: 12)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Inks
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Colors
FCO Plascencia
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

My Brother's Keeper (Table of Contents: 13)

Batman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited)
Pencils
Greg Capullo (credited)
Inks
Jonathan Glapion (credited)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings (credited); Jimmy Betancourt (credited as Comicraft's Jimmy Betancourt)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Dick Grayson [Nightwing]; Talon [Thomas Wayne, Jr.; also as Lincoln March] (villain)
Synopsis
Batman defeats Lincoln March, and then tries to find documentation to support the claim that he is really Thomas Wayne, Jr.
Reprints
Keywords
Gotham City; Night of the Owls; The Crowne Tower; Wayne Manor

The Fall of the House of Wayne, Part 1 of 3 (Table of Contents: 14)

Batman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited); James Tynion IV (credited)
Pencils
Rafael Albuquerque (credited)
Inks
Rafael Albuquerque (credited)
Colors
Dave McCaig (credited)
Letters
Pat Brosseau (credited as Patrick Brosseau)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bruce Wayne; Jarvis Pennyworth; Martha Wayne; Thomas Wayne; Talon (villain)
Reprints

The Fall of the House of Wayne, Part 2 of 3 (Table of Contents: 15)

Batman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited); James Tynion IV (credited)
Pencils
Rafael Albuquerque (credited)
Inks
Rafael Albuquerque (credited)
Colors
Dave McCaig (credited)
Letters
Dezi Sienty (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bruce Wayne; Jarvis Pennyworth; Martha Wayne; Talon (villain)
Reprints
Keywords
Gotham City; Wayne Manor

The Fall of the House of Wayne, Conclusion (Table of Contents: 16)

Batman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited); James Tynion IV (credited)
Pencils
Rafael Albuquerque (credited)
Inks
Rafael Albuquerque (credited)
Colors
Dave McCaig (credited)
Letters
Dezi Sienty (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Alfred Pennyworth; Jarvis Pennyworth; Martha Wayne; Thomas Wayne; Talon (villain)
Reprints
Keywords
Gotham City; Wayne Manor

[Batman #12] (Table of Contents: 17)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Inks
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (signed as +fco)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

[Batman #12 Black and White Cover Variant] (Table of Contents: 18)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)
Inks
Greg Capullo (signed as Capullo)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Ghost In the Machine (Table of Contents: 19)

Batman / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited); James Tynion IV (credited)
Pencils
Becky Cloonan (credited); Andy Clarke (credited)
Inks
Becky Cloonan (credited); Sandu Florea (credited); Andy Clarke (credited)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings (credited); Jimmy Betancourt (credited as Comicraft's Jimmy Betancourt)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; Cullen Row; Harper Row; Tiger Shark (villain)
Synopsis
An electrical worker tries to help Batman.
Reprints

[Batman Annual #1] (Table of Contents: 20)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jason Fabok (signed as Fabok)
Inks
Jason Fabok (signed as Fabok)
Colors
Peter Steigerwald (signed as Peter S, Aspen Logo)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Mr. Freeze [Victor Fries]
Reprints
Keywords
Night of the Owls

Night of the Owls: First Snow (Table of Contents: 21)

Batman / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Snyder (credited); James Tynion IV (credited)
Pencils
Jason Fabok (credited)
Inks
Jason Fabok (credited)
Colors
Peter Steigerwald (credited)
Letters
Sal Cipriano (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Brian; Dr. Jeremiah Arkham; Dr. Kearney (death); Lucius Fox (flashback); Mr. Richards; Mrs. Fries (flashback, death); Nora Fields; Mr. Freeze [Victor Fries] (origin, villain); Penquin [Oswald Cobblepot] (villain)
Synopsis
Mr. Freeze escapes from Arkham in an attempt to bring Nora back to life.
Reprints
Keywords
Arkham Asylum; Gotham City; Lowell Nebraska; Night of the Owls

[Batman #8 Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 22)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jason Fabok (signed as Fabok)
Inks
Jason Fabok (signed as Fabok)
Colors
Peter Steigerwald (signed as Peter S, Aspen Logo)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Court of Owls
Reprints

[Batman #9 Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 23)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dale Keown (signed as DKeown)
Inks
Dale Keown (signed as DKeown)
Colors
FCO Plascencia (signed as +fco)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

[Batman #10 Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 24)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rafael Albuquerque (signed as Albuquerque)
Inks
Rafael Albuquerque (signed as Albuquerque)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

[Batman #11 Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 25)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Andy Clarke
Inks
Andy Clarke
Colors
Tomeu Morey
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Talon [Thomas Wayne, Jr.; also as Lincoln March]
Reprints

[Batman #12 Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 26)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bryan Hitch
Inks
Bryan Hitch
Colors
Nathan Fairbairn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints