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Oct 03, 2012 david finchs art is fantastic as always and for fans of the court of owls storyline, the book is worth a look for the talon issue, but overall this is an underwhelming start to the new dark knight series though out of the 3 batman lines started in the new 52 it is slightly better than the godawful detective comics but nowhere near. A click on the cover leads to the large cover view. My biggest interest is in precoie stories, i admit. The dark knight is one of four count em batman series that were released as part of dcs new 52 reboot in 2011. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above. I am probably forgetting a lot, but those are the ones i found real detective work in. The dark knight with a cover date of november, 2011. Appearing in the legend of the batman who he is, and how he came to be featured characters. The dark knight returns, part 1 25 sep 2012, or the collected batman. These new tales of batman from comics writers beyond to explore unusual sides of the dark knight, including his relationship with alfred during his early years as a crimefigher, his method of dealing with superpowered foes, and more. The dark knight struggles against a deadly yet strangely familiar foe in this phenomenal debut issue from superstar writerartist david finch brightest day, action comics. Iv will take over on scripting duties on the dark knights eponymous book.
Cycle of violence, batman learns an important lesson, one that could signal a return to the temperament the writers had brought him to before the new 52 reboot. The series is a sequel to millers 1986 miniseries the dark knight returns. While this might seem like a normal week for batman, he also jets over to london to work on an unsolved sherlock holmes mystery with the elongated man and slam bradley. Year one, the dark knight must rescue catwoman from the clutches of the joker, contend with a newly paroled mad hatter and deal with the maddening double crimes of twoface. The return of bruce wayne storyline, the dark knight depicts bruce waynes life in gotham city following his new global commitment to the newly established batman incorporated.
Oct 17, 2012 here is a book that i believe sold well due to its name alone. Collecting the acclaimed dc comics the new 52 series. Just as batman s getting the hang of things an agent of chaos, the joker, arrives in gotham city. Shaman is a batman storyline written by dennis oneil and illustrated by ed hannigan and john beatty. The dark knight returns and the dark knight strikes again. It starts on free comic book day with generation zero, and continues in may with. The dark knight with a cover date of january, 2011. Batman the dark knight tpb 202015 dc comics the new 52.
The designer is revealed as gothams most colorful rogue yet. In his 80 years, batman has been the central figure at the forefront of graphic storytelling. Batman the collected legends of the dark knight 1993 free comics download on cbr cbz format. Batman the dark knight vol 1 knight terror youtube. Just thinking about something good to read, and i thought id solicit opinions. Dark knight returns, here is your chance to own the best version. The hatters gory past will be revealed and batman s resolve will be put to the test. Jul 23, 20 to put that into terms a batman fan can understand citycourt of owls is nolans the dark knight and knight terrors is burtons batman returns. The dark knight detective is the companion to batman. One of two new ongoing titles to feature bruce wayne after the batman. After adopting the first and third robins as his sons, and becoming better friends with superman. His detective skills are put to the test as the mad hatter begins kidnapping gotham citizens for an unknown purpose. The adventures continue is a return to the beloved dc animated universe that began with batman the animated series, and with it comes a potential return to one of the dark knights oldest anxieties.
The story in this graphic novel has inspired christopher nolans the dark knight rises and also the up coming batman v superman movie. I enjoyed both, both are good, but they are set in different universes and the standards for reality are different in each. The third series in frank millers dark knight saga, following batman. Plus, young bruce wayne discovers a cave that will affect his entire life. Upon forming an alliance with harvey dent, batman receives a sinister threat from the joker.
The dark knight, what a great and incredibly timely title for a batman comic. In their first fight, the mutant leader completely destroys batman. Joker just set his sights on spoiler ian cardona feb 24, 2020. The court of owls, are essential to every comic library. Aug 12, 2014 but as the dark knight delves deeper into this mystery, he soon realizes that this is unlike any mad hatter case before. Batman the collected legends of the dark knight 1993. With no alfred or batfamily to lean on, the dark knight stands alone against the. Superman the greatest battles dc batman the dark knight vol. It seems the new 52 dark knight batman series is focusing more in encounters between batman and the big villains of the batmanverse, with a more adult horror based story style. After being teased in recent issues of batman, the designer finally debuts as the most colorful addition to batman s rogues gallery in years. Batman legends of the dark knight features tales of the bat from comics creators and beyond. It was written and drawn by frank miller, embellished by klaus janson and colored by lynn varley. Its much campier, much more in the vein of the silver age with its silly villains with gimmicks and sadly, not nearly as good.942 1301 1259 935 1183 30 548 1437 863 378 914 94 501 1191 410 572 1281 1475 1403 173 656 1178 816 1379 954 587 1319 732 1310 105 894