([February] 1990)

DC, 1990 Series
 
Price
9.95 USD; 12.95 CAD
Pages
108
On-sale date
1990-01-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
ISBN
0-930289-49-8 Search at WorldCat
Editing
Richard Bruning; Mark Waid (Associate)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding
Softcover
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Paul Neary
Colors
Steve Oliff; Gloria Vasquez; Olyoptics
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
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Batman: Year Two (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Batman: Year Two Take Two (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Paul Neary
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Denny O'Neil

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
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Indexer Notes

Cover image 1/3rd of original size.

Chapter One: Fear the Reaper (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Paul Neary
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Commissioner Jim Gordon; Rachel Caspian; Reaper [Judson Caspian]; Leslie Thompkins; Alfred Pennyworth; Thomas Wayne (in portrait); Martha Wayne (in portrait)
Synopsis
A vigilante called the Reaper, who operated in Gotham City twenty years earlier, re-emerges just as Bruce Wayne begins a relationship with Rachel Caspian, though neither Bruce nor Rachel know that her father is the Reaper. After being badly beaten by the Reaper in their first encounter, Batman decides to use the very gun used to kill his parents to bring the Reaper down.
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Indexer Notes

Includes additional story title page not in original comic.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
Todd McFarlane
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Reaper [Judson Caspian]
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Indexer Notes

Cover image 1/3rd of original size.

Chapter Two: Deal with the Devil (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Todd McFarlane
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Agustin Mas

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Big Willie Golonka; Bukowski; Reaper [Judson Caspian]; Commissioner Jim Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Leslie Thompkins; Rachel Caspian; Mary Rachel Caspian (flashback); Johnny Heymer; Morgan Jones; Mr. Morritz; Joe Chill
Synopsis
As Bruce and Rachel grow closer, Batman crosses paths with the Reaper again. Desperate to put an end to the Reaper's brutal form of justice, Batman makes an alliance with a cabal of mob bosses, who pair the hero with their enforcer, Joe Chill.
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Indexer Notes

Includes additional story title page not in original comic.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
Todd McFarlane
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover image 1/3rd of original size.

Chapter Three: Deadly Allies (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Todd McFarlane
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Thomas Wayne (flashback cameo); Martha Wayne (flashback cameo); Leslie Thompkins; Joe Chill; Morgan Jones; Mr. Morritz; Commissioner Jim Gordon; Bukowski; Alfred Pennyworth; Reaper [Judson Caspian]; Rachel Caspian
Synopsis
Carrying the very gun used to kill his parents, Batman and Joe Chill set a trap for the Reaper. Though they successfully draw the villain out, the Reaper manages to escape once again.
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Indexer Notes

Includes additional story title page not in original comic.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Pencils
Todd McFarlane
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover image 1/3rd original size.

Chapter Four: "...So Shall Ye Reap..." (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Todd McFarlane
Inks
Todd McFarlane
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Joe Chill; Mr. Morritz; Reaper [Judson Caspian]; Blinky Sutton; Leslie Thompkins; Alfred Pennyworth; Rachel Caspian; Commissioner Jim Gordon; Bukowski; Thomas Wayne (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
While Bruce proposes to Rachel, the Reaper attacks the gathered mob bosses. Batman arrives late to the fight, and the Reaper escapes again, while Joe Chill is knocked unconscious. When Chill comes to, Batman takes the thug to the alley where he killed the Waynes and reveals their connection. But before Batman can complete his revenge, the Reaper kills Joe Chill. Batman and the Reaper fight one final time and the Reaper falls to his death. Later, Batman disposes of Joe Chill's gun in the base of the Wayne Foundation Building and Rachel enters the convent to atone for the sins of her father.
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Indexer Notes

Includes additional story title page not in original comic.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Batman: Year Two
    Batman
  3. 2. Batman: Year Two Take Two
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  5. 4. Chapter One: Fear the Reaper
    Batman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  7. 6. Chapter Two: Deal with the Devil
    Batman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  9. 8. Chapter Three: Deadly Allies
    Batman
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  11. 10. Chapter Four: "...So Shall Ye Reap..."
    Batman
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