Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Ra's al Ghul; Talia al Ghul; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Harris Blaine (Death); Harris Blaine Jr.; Margaret Trask; Dr. Weltmann; Donal (Death); Grind; Mikhail Gorbachev; Ronald Reagan; Quayin (Death); General Yossid (Death); John Pearson; Dr. Hallam; Thomas Wayne (cameo, flashback); Martha Wayne (cameo, flashback); Joe Chill (cameo, flashback); Melisande (Ra's wife; cameo, flashback); Damian Wayne (1st appearance; Unnamed in the story; cameo)
A terrorist and his allies take control of a satellite that can control the weather and Batman teams up with Ra's to take him down. During the operation, Batman and Talia are married and concieve a child, but Talia tells him that she miscarries during all of the excitement, but she doesn't.
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Tim Drake]; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon; Dr. Brant Carmody (Death); Brant Carmody Jr.; Talia al Ghul; Evelyn Grayce; Ra's al Ghul; Dr. Weltmann; Grind; Shard (Death); Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback); Joe Chill (flashback)
Batman tries to stop Ra's from replenishing the earth's ozone layer and laying waste to civilization in the process.
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Ra's al Ghul; Talia al Ghul; Runce; the Salimb; Sora; the old woman's son; Ra's al Ghul's uncle
While trying to prevent Ra's al Ghul from ceating another Lazarus Pit, Batman finds a document which tells how Ra's discovered the secret of the Lazarus Pits and began to become the man he now is. At the latest Lazurus Pit Talia has created for her father, Batman and Ra's struggle and tumble into the pit. When Batman emerges, there is no sign of Ra's.