Future State: The Next Batman #2 [Ladrönn Cover]
(Late March 2021)

DC, 2021 Series
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Price
7.99 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
biweekly
On-sale Date
2021-01-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Ages 13+
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [circle and serifs]
Barcode
761941370965 00211
Printer
Transcontinental Printing Interweb Montreal

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Next Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
José Ladrönn (credited as Ladrönn) (signed as Ladrönn)
Inks
José Ladrönn (credited as Ladrönn) (signed as Ladrönn)
Colors
José Ladrönn (credited as Ladrönn) (signed as Ladrönn)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Tim "Jace" Fox]
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The Next Batman Chapter 2 (Table of Contents: 1)

The Next Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Ridley (credited)
Pencils
Laura Braga (credited); Nick Derington (credited) (breakdowns)
Inks
Laura Braga (credited)
Colors
Arif Prianto (credited)
Letters
Clayton Cowles (credited)
Editing
Dave Wielgosz (credited) (associate editor); Ben Abernathy (credited) (editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't get me wrong.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Tim "Jace" Fox]; Vol (voice only); Louis Jershefsky (deceased); The Magistrate; Peacekeepers; Tanya Fox; Mayor Christopher Nakano; Detective Adriana Chubb; Detective Mike Tellez; Stanz (Magistrate captain); Eric (father of victim); Sara (mother of victim)
Synopsis
Batman tracks two killers who committed a vicious murder while trying to keep away from the Magistrate soldiers who are hot on his trail.
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Batgirls (Table of Contents: 2)

Batgirl / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Vita Ayala (credited)
Pencils
Aneke (credited)
Inks
Aneke (credited)
Colors
Trish Mulvihill (credited)
Letters
Becca Carey (credited)
Editing
Jessica Chen (credited) (editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heard you were somebody important in the resistance.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Cassandra Cain; Stephanie Brown; Barbara Gordon; Cheetah; Killer Croc; Killer Frost; Jason Blood; Gorilla Grodd; King Shark; Clayface; Harley Quinn; Jimmy Olsen; Poison Ivy; Mister Freeze; Penguin; Jefferson Pierce [Black Lightning]; Victor Zsasz; Kate Kane [Batwoman]; Nightwing [Dick Grayson] (flashback); Beast Boy; Big Barda; Two-Face; the Magistrate
Synopsis
Cassandra Cain, a member of the Gotham Resistance, is imprisoned in a Magistrate Detention Facility with other heroes and villains. But Cassandra has allowed herself to be captured as part of her mission, and she must get help from a former ally turned enemy, Stephanie Brown.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in issue #4.

Ladies' Night Out Part One (Table of Contents: 3)

Gotham City Sirens / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Paula Sevenbergen (credited)
Pencils
Rob Haynes (credited) (breakdowns); Emanuela Lupacchino (credited) (pencils)
Inks
Wade Von Grawbadger (credited)
Colors
John Kalisz (credited)
Letters
Becca Carey (credited)
Editing
Jessica Chen (credited) (editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm about out of shiny objects to distract me, and there's ruckus outside. You done yet, Ivy?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Dee-Dee [Domestic Droid] (android); Slam Bradley; the Magistrate; Cybers; Dax Dilton; Anna Campagna; Vixen; Ragman; Robin; Bagirl; John Constantine; Zatanna; Green Arrow; Batwoman
Synopsis
Catwoman and Poison Ivy target the head of a tech company that is supplying cyber androids to the Magistrate, and they enlist the help of one of his creations.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in issue #4.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Next Batman
  2. 1. The Next Batman Chapter 2
    The Next Batman
  3. 2. Batgirls
    Batgirl
  4. 3. Ladies' Night Out Part One
    Gotham City Sirens
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