(2011 [March 2012])

DC, 2012 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
19.99 USD; 22.99 CAD
Pages
236
On-sale Date
2012-01-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
ISBN
978-1-4012-3382-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401233822 51999
Editing
Mike Marts (original series editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding
Softcover
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

Collects Batman: The Return of Bruce Wayne (DC, 2010 series) #1-6.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Andy Kubert
Inks
Andy Kubert
Colors
Brad Anderson
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Consists of parts of the covers from the original series "regular" covers 1,2,3 and 6.

[introductory pages] (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 6 pages (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Copyright and credit pages with illustrations from various issues of the series.

[Andy Kubert Cover] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Pencils
Andy Kubert (signed)
Inks
Andy Kubert (signed)
Colors
Brad Anderson (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
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[Chris Sprouse Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
Chris Sprouse
Inks
Chris Sprouse
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
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Part One: Shadow on Stone (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script
Grant Morrison
Pencils
Chris Sprouse
Inks
Karl Story
Colors
Guy Major
Letters
Jared K. Fletcher

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Man of Bats]; Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Rip Hunter; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Giant; Joker; Old Man (corpse); Man; Boy; Surly; Blood Mob; Chief Savage [Vandal Savage]
Synopsis
A dazed Bruce Wayne faces off against Vandal Savage in the prehistoric era, before leaping to a future era. Booster, Green Lantern, Superman and Rip arrive too late to find him.
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[Cover A] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
Andy Kubert (signed)
Inks
Andy Kubert (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Brother Mordecai]
Reprints

[Cover B - Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Pencils
Frazer Irving
Inks
Frazer Irving
Colors
Frazer Irving

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Brother Mordecai]
Reprints

Part Two: Until the End of Time (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Grant Morrison
Pencils
Frazer Irving
Inks
Frazer Irving
Colors
Frazer Irving
Letters
Jared K. Fletcher

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Brother Mordecai]; Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Rip Hunter; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Skeets; a biorganic archivist; Brother Malleus [The Hammer; Nathaniel Wayne]; Annie; Peck; Brother Martin; Matthew Tyler (corpse); Mrs. Tyler (villain)
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[Cover A] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
Andy Kubert (signed)
Inks
Andy Kubert (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Blackbeard [Batman; Bruce Wayne]
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[Cover B - Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Pencils
Yanick Paquette (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
Nathan Fairbairn (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Pirate [Batman; Bruce Wayne]
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Part Three: The Bones of Bristol Bay (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Grant Morrison
Pencils
Yanick Paquette
Inks
Michel Lacombe
Colors
Nathan Fairbairn
Letters
Jared K. Fletcher

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Black Pirate]; Jack Valor [Black Pirate; also as Jack Loggins]; Batman [Dick Grayson]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Red Robin [Tim Drake]; Justice League of America [JLA; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Congorilla [Congo Bill]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Donna Troy; Dr. Light [Kimiyo Hoshi]; Flash; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Guardian [Jim Harper]; Starman [Mikaal Tomas]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]]; Huntress [Helena Bertinelli]; Jonah Hex; The Miagani; Blackbeard [Commodore Thatch]; Israel Hands; Darkseid (cameo, flashback, villain)
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[Cover A] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
Andy Kubert (signed)
Inks
Andy Kubert (signed)
Colors
Brad Anderson (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

[Cover B - Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Pencils
Cameron Stewart
Inks
Cameron Stewart
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
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Part Four: Dark Night, Dark Rider (Table of Contents: 13)

Batman / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Grant Morrison
Pencils
Georges Jeanty
Inks
Walden Wong
Colors
Tony Avina
Letters
Travis Lanham

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Jonah Hex; Katie [also as Catherine]; Midnight Horse; Thomas Wayne; Bucky (villain); Chuck (villain); Lucky (villain); Vandal Savage (villain)
Synopsis
Vandal Savage hires Jonah Hex to kill Batman.
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[Cover A] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Pencils
Andy Kubert (signed)
Inks
Andy Kubert (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

[Cover B - Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Pencils
Ryan Sook (signed)
Inks
Ryan Sook (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bruce Wayne [Batman]
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Part Five: Masquerade (Table of Contents: 16)

Batman / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Grant Morrison
Pencils
Ryan Sook (pages 1-21, 32); Pere Perez (pages 22-31)
Inks
Mick Gray (pages 1-21, 32); Pere Perez (pages 22-31)
Colors
José Villarrubia
Letters
Jared K. Fletcher (pages 1-21, 32); Travis Lanham (pages 22-31)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Red Robin [Tim Drake]; Justice League of America [JLA; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Congorilla [Congo Bill]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Donna Troy; Dr. Light [Kimiyo Hoshi]; Flash; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Starman [Mikaal Tomas]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]]; Betsy Kane; Roderick Kane; Groves; Professor Carter Nichols; Marsha Lamarr (villain); John Mayhew (villain); Dr. Simon Hurt (villain)
Synopsis
Bruce is hired to find his mother's killer.
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[Cover A] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Pencils
Andy Kubert (signed)
Inks
Andy Kubert (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

[Cover B - Variant Cover] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Pencils
Lee Garbett (signed)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
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Finale: The All-Over (Table of Contents: 19)

Batman / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script
Grant Morrison
Pencils
Lee Garbett (pages 1-18, 20, 26-28, 32); Pere Perez (pages 19, 21-25, 29-31)
Inks
Alejandro Sicat (pages 1-18, 20, 26-28, 32); Walden Wong (pages 1-18, 20, 26-28, 32); Pere Perez (pages 19, 21-25, 29-31)
Colors
Guy Major
Letters
Jared K. Fletcher

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Red Robin [Tim Drake]; Justice League of America [JLA; Congorilla [Congo Bill]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Donna Troy; Jade [Jennie-Lynn Hayden]; Jesse Quick [Jesse Chambers]; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Starman [Mikaal Tomas]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]]; Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Skeets; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Rip Hunter; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Bush robots; Metron; Darkseid (villain)
Synopsis
Bruce Wayne returns, but the heroes must kill him before the Omega radiation permeating his body destroys time.
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Back in Time: The Return of Bruce Wayne Sketchbook (Table of Contents: 20)

Batman / illustration / 16 pages (report information)

Pencils
Grant Morrison; Andy Kubert; Chris Sprouse; Frazer Irving; Yanick Paquette; Ryan Sook
Inks
Frazer Irving; Ryan Sook
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Pages of sketches by all the creators, including Grant Morrison's thumbnails.
Reprints

Lost in Time (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [introductory pages]
    Batman
  3. 2. [Andy Kubert Cover]
    Batman
  4. 3. [Chris Sprouse Variant Cover]
    Batman
  5. 4. Part One: Shadow on Stone
    Batman
  6. 5. [Cover A]
    Batman
  7. 6. [Cover B - Variant Cover]
    Batman
  8. 7. Part Two: Until the End of Time
    Batman
  9. 8. [Cover A]
    Batman
  10. 9. [Cover B - Variant Cover]
    Batman
  11. 10. Part Three: The Bones of Bristol Bay
    Batman
  12. 11. [Cover A]
    Batman
  13. 12. [Cover B - Variant Cover]
    Batman
  14. 13. Part Four: Dark Night, Dark Rider
    Batman
  15. 14. [Cover A]
    Batman
  16. 15. [Cover B - Variant Cover]
    Batman
  17. 16. Part Five: Masquerade
    Batman
  18. 17. [Cover A]
    Batman
  19. 18. [Cover B - Variant Cover]
    Batman
  20. 19. Finale: The All-Over
    Batman
  21. 20. Back in Time: The Return of Bruce Wayne Sketchbook
    Batman
  22. 21. Lost in Time
    Batman
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