(2001 [November 2002])

DC, 2002 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
19.95 USD; 32.95 CAD
Pages
396
On-sale Date
2002-09-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
ISBN
978-1-56389-868-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
761941232539 00111
Editing
Nick Napolitano (collection editor); Mark Chiarello (original editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
softcover
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

Only date listed is the copyright date, which reflects the release date of the hardcover edition. This book has at least 9 printings (as of December 2011).
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Inks
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

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

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tim Sale
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The first time I met my Girl...
Reprints

[Wizard Presents: Batman: Dark Victory #0] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Inks
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Wizard Presents: Batman: Dark Victory (DC Comics / Gareb Shamus Enterprises, 1999 series) #0 ([September] 1999).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Alberto Falcone was Holiday.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Calendar Man [Julian Day]; James Gordon; Janice Porter; Holiday [Alberto Falcone]
Reprints

[Batman: Dark Victory #1] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Inks
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #1 ([December] 1999).

War (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Calendar Man [Julian Day]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Carmine Falcone (flashback); James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Anthony Zucco; Janice Porter; Clancy O'Hara (death); Harkness; Sofia Falcone Gigante; Mario Falcone; Holiday [Alberto Falcone]; Umberto Maroni; Pino Maroni; Edward Skeevers; Lucia Viti; Bobby Gazzo; Angelo Mirti;
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him with the gun used by Holiday [Alberto Falcone].

[Batman: Dark Victory #2] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Riddler [Edward Nigma]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #2 (January 2000).

Secrets (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Janice Porter; Sofia Falcone Gigante; Mario Falcone; Holiday [Alberto Falcone]; Angelo Mirti; Gillian Loeb (death)
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has the addition of the Hang Man clue from Clancy O'Hara's death.

[Batman: Dark Victory #3] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #3 (February 2000).

Toys (Table of Contents: 12)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Anthony Zucco; Janice Porter; Sofia Falcone Gigante; Mario Falcone; Holiday [Alberto Falcone]; Angelo Mirti; Anthony Zucco; Umberto Maroni; Pino Maroni; Arnold Flass (death)
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 13)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has the addition of Gillian Loeb's Commissioner of Police certificate.

[Batman: Dark Victory #4] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #4 (March 2000).

Lost (Table of Contents: 15)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]; Janice Porter; Sofia Falcone Gigante; Umberto Maroni; Pino Maroni
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 16)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has the addition of the cigarette lighter from Flass's murder scene.

[Batman: Dark Victory #5] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #5 (April 2000).

Love (Table of Contents: 18)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Barbara Gordon; James Gordon; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Holiday [Alberto Falcone]; Sofia Falcone Gigante; Mario Falcone; Umberto Maroni; Pino Maroni; Lucia Viti; Frank Pratt (death)
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 19)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has the addition of the noose that killed Branden.

[Batman: Dark Victory #6] (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #6 (April 2000).

Hate (Table of Contents: 21)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Barbara Gordon; James Gordon; Joker; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Anthony Zucco; Janice Porter; Henry Gustavson; Julia Lopez; King; Mark O'Connor; Laureen Wilcox; Stan Merkel (death); Sofia Falcone Gigante; Mario Falcone; Angelo Mirti; Edward Skeevers
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 22)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has the addition of a Saint Patrick's Day hat from the death of Stan Merkel.

[Batman: Dark Victory #7] (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Calendar Man [Julian Day]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #7 (June 2000).

Fools (Table of Contents: 24)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Calendar Man [Julian Day]; James Gordon; Joker; The Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]; Mister Freeze [Victor Fries]; Alfred Pennyworth; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Janice Porter; Henry Gustavson; Julia Lopez; King; Mark O'Connor; Laureen Wilcox; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Holiday [Alberto Falcone]; Sofia Falcone Gigante; Angelo Mirti; Anthony Zucco; Edward Skeevers
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 25)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has the addition of picture of Gilda Dent from the death of Pratt.

[Batman: Dark Victory #8] (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Joker

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #8 (July 2000).

Battle (Table of Contents: 27)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Dick Grayson; Mr. Haly; Joker; Alfred Pennyworth; Anthony Zucco; Janice Porter; Henry Gustavson (death); Holiday [Alberto Falcone]; Sofia Falcone Gigante; Mario Falcone; Angelo Mirti (death); Umberto Maroni; Pino Maroni
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 28)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has the addition of the knife Two-Face [Harvey Dent] used to cut down James Gordon.

[Batman: Dark Victory #9] (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #9 (August 2000).

Orphans (Table of Contents: 30)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Dick Grayson; Alfred Pennyworth; Anthony Zucco; Janice Porter; Julia Lopez; King; Laureen Wilcox; Mark O'Connor (death); Holiday [Alberto Falcone]; Sofia Falcone Gigante; Mario Falcone; Edward Skeevers
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 31)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has the addition of Henry Gustavson's badge.

[Batman: Dark Victory #10] (Table of Contents: 32)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Inks
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mister Freeze [Victor Fries]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #10 (September 2000).

Justice (Table of Contents: 33)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Dick Grayson; Mr. Haly; The Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]; Mister Freeze [Victor Fries]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Julia Lopez; King (death); Laureen Wilcox
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 34)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has the addition of Mark O'Connor's badge.

[Batman: Dark Victory #11] (Table of Contents: 35)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Inks
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #11 (October 2000).

Passion (Table of Contents: 36)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Dick Grayson; Mister Freeze [Victor Fries]; Alfred Pennyworth; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Anthony Zucco (death); Janice Porter; Lopez; Laureen Wilcox (death); Judge Harkness; Sofia Falcone Gigante; Mario Falcone; Holiday [Alberto Falcone]; Umberto Maroni; Pino Maroni
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 37)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has all prior evidence removed.

[Batman: Dark Victory #12] (Table of Contents: 38)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Two-Face [Harvey Dent]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #12 (November 2000).

Revenge (Table of Contents: 39)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Calendar Man [Julian Day]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; James Gordon; Dick Grayson; Joker; Alfred Pennyworth; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Janice Porter (death); Julia Lopez; Judge Harkness; Holiday [Alberto Falcone]
Reprints

[James Gordon] (Table of Contents: 40)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon sitting at a desk with a bulletin board behind him that has a hangman's noose on it.

[Batman: Dark Victory #13] (Table of Contents: 41)

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

Pencils
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Inks
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Colors
Mark Chiarello

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Indexer Notes

Small reprint of the cover from Batman: Dark Victory (DC, 1999 series) #13 (December 2000).

Peace (Table of Contents: 42)

Batman / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Gregory Wright; Heroic Age (separations)
Letters
Richard Starkings

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Barbara Gordon; James Gordon; Joker; Mister Freeze [Victor Fries]; Alfred Pennyworth; Poison Ivy [Pamela Isley]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Solomon Grundy [Cyrus Gold]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Julia Lopez; Holiday [Alberto Falcone] (death); Sofia Falcone Gigante (death); Mario Falcone; Umberto Maroni (death); Pino Maroni (death); Edward Skeevers (death); Lucia Viti (death); Bobby Gazzo (death); Angelo Mirti (flashback)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Inks
Tim Sale (signed as TS)

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

James Gordon's desk with a bulletin board behind it will all but one item removed and the lights off.

The Falcone Crime Empire (Table of Contents: 44)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Inks
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Janice Porter
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A chart showing the Falcone Empire structure with an illustration of Janice Porter sitting on her desk behind it.

Sketches (Table of Contents: 45)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale (signed as TS)
Inks
Tim Sale (signed as TS)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Anthony Zucco; Janice Porter; Angelo Mirti; Sofia Gigante Falcone; Mario Falcone; Umberto Maroni; Pino Maroni
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["The first time I met my Girl..."]
  4. 3. [Wizard Presents: Batman: Dark Victory #0]
    Batman
  5. 4. ["Alberto Falcone was Holiday."]
    Batman
  6. 5. [Batman: Dark Victory #1]
    Batman
  7. 6. War
    Batman
  8. 7. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  9. 8. [Batman: Dark Victory #2]
    Batman
  10. 9. Secrets
    Batman
  11. 10. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  12. 11. [Batman: Dark Victory #3]
    Batman
  13. 12. Toys
    Batman
  14. 13. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  15. 14. [Batman: Dark Victory #4]
    Batman
  16. 15. Lost
    Batman
  17. 16. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  18. 17. [Batman: Dark Victory #5]
    Batman
  19. 18. Love
    Batman
  20. 19. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  21. 20. [Batman: Dark Victory #6]
    Batman
  22. 21. Hate
    Batman
  23. 22. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  24. 23. [Batman: Dark Victory #7]
    Batman
  25. 24. Fools
    Batman
  26. 25. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  27. 26. [Batman: Dark Victory #8]
    Batman
  28. 27. Battle
    Batman
  29. 28. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  30. 29. [Batman: Dark Victory #9]
    Batman
  31. 30. Orphans
    Batman
  32. 31. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  33. 32. [Batman: Dark Victory #10]
    Batman
  34. 33. Justice
    Batman
  35. 34. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  36. 35. [Batman: Dark Victory #11]
    Batman
  37. 36. Passion
    Batman
  38. 37. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  39. 38. [Batman: Dark Victory #12]
    Batman
  40. 39. Revenge
    Batman
  41. 40. [James Gordon]
    Batman
  42. 41. [Batman: Dark Victory #13]
    Batman
  43. 42. Peace
    Batman
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  45. 44. The Falcone Crime Empire
    Batman
  46. 45. Sketches
    Batman
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • John Censullo
  • Steve Dasinger
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore