([December] 2008)

DC, 2007 Series
Volume
2
Price
19.99 USD; 22.99 CAD
Pages
180
On-sale Date
2008-10-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
ISBN
978-1-56389-917-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781563899171 51999
Editing
Mark Chiarello (credited) (editor - original series); Nick Napolitano (credited as Nick J. Napolitano) (editor - collected edition); Valerie D'Orazio (credited) (assistant editor - original series); Scott Nybakken (credited) (associate editor - collected edition)

Issue Notes

Third printing available November 20, 2013 and fourth printing available March 23, 2016 (per comiclist.com).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Mignola (credited)
Inks
Mike Mignola (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman
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Case Study (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Dini (credited)
Pencils
Alex Ross (credited)
Inks
Alex Ross (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Joker; Harley Quinn; Dr. Rubin; Ahmet
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Bats, Man: Swarming Scourge of the Underworld (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ty Templeton (credited)
Pencils
Marie Severin (credited)
Inks
Marie Severin (credited)
Letters
Ty Templeton (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Batman [as Batsman]; Bruce Wayne; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James W. Gordon; Robin [Tim Drake]; Nightwing [as Nightwink]; Azrael; Batgirl [Cassandra Cain]; Bat-Mite; Talia
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A Matter of Trust (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont (credited)
Pencils
Steve Rude (credited)
Inks
Mark Buckingham (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Bruce Wayne; Robbin Carnahan; Michael Carnahan; Sam Carnahan; Alfred Pennyworth (in flashback)
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Night After Night (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Kelley Puckett (credited)
Pencils
Tim Sale (credited)
Inks
Tim Sale (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Joker; Thomas Wayne (in flashback); Martha Wayne (in flashback)
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Fortunes (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Steven T. Seagle (credited)
Pencils
Daniel Torres (credited)
Inks
Daniel Torres (credited)
Letters
John Workman (credited as John E. Workman Jr.)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Ashraf Batna; Madame Margay (death of); Commissioner James W. Gordon
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To Become The Bat (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Warren Ellis (credited)
Pencils
Jim Lee (credited)
Inks
Jim Lee (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne (in flashback)]; Alfred Pennyworth (in flashback)
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Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne (credited)
Pencils
John Byrne (credited)
Inks
John Byrne (credited)
Letters
John Byrne (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; Commissioner James W. Gordon; Mr. Morton
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Broken Nose (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Pope (credited)
Pencils
Paul Pope (credited)
Inks
Paul Pope (credited)
Letters
John Workman (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; Mabuse
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Greetings From...Gotham City (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Arcudi (credited)
Pencils
Tony Salmons (credited)
Inks
Tony Salmons (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman
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Hide and Seek (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz (credited)
Pencils
Paul Rivoche (credited)
Inks
Paul Rivoche (credited)
Letters
Paul Rivoche (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Commissioner James W. Gordon
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The Riddle (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Simonson (credited)
Pencils
John Paul Leon (credited)
Inks
John Paul Leon (credited)
Letters
John Workman (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; The Riddler
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[A Game of Bat and Rat] (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Arcudi (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
John Buscema (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman
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Indexer Notes

Story title from the table of contents.

[Scars] (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Azzarello (credited)
Pencils
Eduardo Risso (credited)
Inks
Eduardo Risso (credited)
Letters
John Workman (credited as John E. Workman)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman
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Indexer Notes

Story title from the table of contents.

Blackout (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Chaykin (credited)
Pencils
Jordi Bernet (credited)
Inks
Jordi Bernet (credited)
Letters
Ken Bruzenak (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Catwoman; Commissioner James W. Gordon
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Guardian (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Brennert (credited)
Pencils
José Luis García-López (credited)
Inks
José Luis García-López (credited)
Letters
John Workman (credited as John E. Workman Jr.)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]
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Snow Job (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher (credited as Bob Kanigher)
Pencils
Kyle Baker (credited)
Inks
Kyle Baker (credited)
Letters
Kyle Baker (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Batman Junior; Erika Korfu
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The Black and White Bandit (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Gibbons (credited)
Pencils
Dave Gibbons (credited)
Inks
Dave Gibbons (credited)
Letters
Dave Gibbons (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Black and White Bandit; Commissioner James W. Gordon
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Funny Money (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Harlan Ellison (credited)
Pencils
Gene Ha (credited)
Inks
Gene Ha (credited)
Letters
Ken Lopez (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Commissioner James Gordon; Packard; Kielczewski; Kaes Poppinger; Mr. Sweets
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The Bet (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Dini (credited)
Pencils
Ronnie Del Carmen (credited)
Inks
Ronnie Del Carmen (credited)
Letters
Rick Parker (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Harley Quinn; Batman; Joker; Poison Ivy; Two-Face; Penguin; Vetriloquist; Scarface; Killer Croc
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Stormy Nether (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Peyer (credited)
Pencils
Gene Colan (credited)
Inks
Tom Palmer (credited)
Letters
Rick Parker (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Prave
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The Bat No More...? (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Grant (credited)
Pencils
Enrique Breccia (credited)
Inks
Enrique Breccia (credited)
Letters
Jack Morelli (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Batman; Scarecrow; Poison Ivy; Alfred Pennyworth
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Biographies (Table of Contents: 22)

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?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Case Study
  3. 2. Bats, Man: Swarming Scourge of the Underworld
  4. 3. A Matter of Trust
  5. 4. Night After Night
  6. 5. Fortunes
  7. 6. To Become The Bat
  8. 7. Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
  9. 8. Broken Nose
  10. 9. Greetings From...Gotham City
  11. 10. Hide and Seek
  12. 11. The Riddle
  13. 12. [A Game of Bat and Rat]
  14. 13. [Scars]
  15. 14. Blackout
  16. 15. Guardian
  17. 16. Snow Job
  18. 17. The Black and White Bandit
  19. 18. Funny Money
  20. 19. The Bet
  21. 20. Stormy Nether
  22. 21. The Bat No More...?
  23. 22. Biographies
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