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  • Issue #1
    Batman Battle for the Cowl Arkham (2009 DC) 1

    Written by David Hine Art by Jeremy Haun Cover by Ladrönn Gotham City has become a place of nightmares and madness. At its poisoned heart lies Arkham Asylum. For decades the lunacy has been kept under control by Batman and contained within the walls of Arkham. But with Batman gone, what happens once the walls come tumbling down? In this one-shot, will the Asylum's administrator Dr. Jeremiah Arkham fall prey to the madness that has plagued so many of his inmates? Or will he seize this opportunity to usher in a new era for Gotham's most haunted institution? 32 pg, FC Cover price $2.99.

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    Batman Battle for the Cowl Man Bat (2009 DC) 1

    Written by Joe Harris Art by Jim Calafiore Cover by Ladrönn Spinning out of the events in BATTLE FOR THE COWL, Gotham City is in chaos and the villains of Arkham Asylum are running amok. One such villain is the evil Doctor Phosphorus who seeks out another scientist in this one-shot to help him grow even more powerful. But when that scientist is Kirk Langstrom, a.k.a. Man-Bat, Doctor Phosphorus - and all of Gotham - will get much more than they bargained for! 32 pg, FC. Cover price $2.99.

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    Batman Battle for the Cowl Underground (2009 DC) 1

    Written by Chris Yost. Art by Pablo Raimondi Cover by Ladrönn. With Batman gone, the villains have descended on Gotham! A who's who of Bat-villains star in this one-shot including Catwoman, the Riddler, Harley Quinn, Two-Face, Poison Ivy, The Penguin and Ra's Al Ghul. What kind of havoc will these villains wreak on a city that's already on the verge of implosion? Who will oppose them? And could they all work together to take down Gotham City - or will they just destroy each other? Find out when THE UNDERGROUND rises! 32 pg, full color. Cover price $2.99.

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    Batman Battle for the Cowl Commissioner Gordon (2009 DC) 1

    Written by Royal McGraw Art by Tom Mandrake Cover by Ladrönn Gotham City is in a state of emergency. Crime runs rampant, commerce is at a standstill, and gang warfare is on the rise. Through its darkest hours, one man has stood firm against the criminal element in Gotham - Police Commissioner James Gordon. Now, in the aftermath of 'Batman: R.I.P.,' Gordon and the GCPD will have to reclaim Gotham and take down Mister Freeze without the assistance of Batman. But with evil on the rise, will this be the beginning of the end of law enforcement in Gotham City? The battle has just begun in this all-new one-shot. 32 pg, FC. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1
    Azrael Deaths Dark Knight (2009) 1

    Part 1 of 3 - Battle for the Cowl tie-in. - Written by Fabian Nicieza Art by Frazer Irving Cover by Guillem March He was a husband and a father. A brother and a friend. A cop and a dark knight. But he had all that taken away. And in return, he was given a suit of sorrows, a quest for redemption and a new name. He is Azrael, avenging angel for the Order of Purity and a new protector for Gotham City's troubled times. But who will protect the citizens from him? Guest-starring Robin, Nightwing, Talia and the League of Assassins, this miniseries runs alongside BATTLE FOR THE COWL and features the dramatic presence of a strangely familiar, troubled hero with two things on his mind: crazed vengeance for the wrongs he has suffered and salvation for the sins he continues to commit! 32 pg, FC Cover price $2.99.

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    Gotham Gazette Batman Dead (2009 DC) 1

    Battle for the Cowel tie-in - Written by Fabian Nicieza Art by various Cover by Dustin Nguyen A city looking to kill itself. A population without its dark avenger, without answers, without hope. A cop looking to save Gotham from its own madness. A reporter looking to reclaim her career by revealing that it's no coincidence the city's top billionaire and its urban legend are missing at the same time. A doctor seeking to regain her soul by stepping back into Hell. One hero who can't quite get it right no matter how hard she tries. Harvey Bullock. Vicki Vale. Dr. Leslie Thompkins. Stephanie Brown. What do all these people have in common? Without Batman, Gotham City continues to fall apart, and these extraordinary 'ordinary' people try to mend the city's wounds, looking into a dark night for answers. This one-shot special explores the effect a missing Batman has on the citizens of Gotham City. On sale March 4 ? 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Batman Battle for the Cowl TPB (2010 DC) 1-REP

    2nd and later printings. Collects Batman: Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) #1-3, Gotham Gazette: Batman Dead (2009 DC), and Gotham Gazette: Batman Alive (2009 DC). Written by Tony Daniel and Fabian Nicieza. Art by Tony Daniel, Guillem March, ChrisCross, Jamie McKelvie, Alex Konat and Mark McKenna. Cover by Tony Daniel. Following the disappearance of her protector, Gotham City may be too far gone for Nightwing, Robin, Commissioner Gordon and the rest of the city's heroes to save the day. Amid the fires, rioting, looting and gang warfare, one question rings out from the souls of Gotham's desperate citizens: Where is Batman? Softcover, 160 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.

  • Issue #9
    Secret Six (2008 3rd Series) 9

    Batman Battle for the Cowl tie-in - Written by Gail Simone. Art and cover by Nicola Scott and Doug Hazlewood. Not one, but two members of the Secret Six feel they deserve to wear Batman's cowl, and they return to Gotham City with a semi-delusional Ragdoll determined to be the new Boy Wonder! Unfortunately, everybody in Gotham has other plans! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

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    Gotham Gazette Batman Alive (2009 DC) 1

    Written by Fabian Nicieza. Art by Dustin Nguyen, Guillem March, Jamie McKelvie, ChrisCross and Alex Konat. Cover by Dustin Nguyen. A city looking to rise up. A new Dark Knight is casting his shadow until dawn's early light. A cop looking to solve a murder whose solution may be worse than the crime. A reporter who can reclaim her social standing only by rejecting everything she believes in. A doctor who has found new life by compromising her old one. One hero who has determined a course of action no matter whose plans it spoils. Harvey Bullock. Vicki Vale. Dr. Leslie Thompkins. Stephanie Brown. These four ordinary people living extraordinary lives look to regain their balance in a city that turns lives upside down. Morning comes to Gotham City and the time for mourning has passed. How do the people of Gotham City deal with the sudden arrival of hope? Find out in this new one-shot! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1A
    Batman Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) 1A

    Cover by Tony Daniel. Written by Tony Daniel Art by Tony Daniel & Sandu Florea 'Batman: R.I.P.' and FINAL CRISIS saw the end of Batman. Now, months following the disappearance of her protector, Gotham City sits at a precipice and it may be too far gone for Nightwing, Robin, Commissioner Gordon and the rest of the city's heroes to save the day. Amid the fires, rioting, looting and gang warfare, one question rings out from the souls of Gotham's desperate citizens: Where is Batman? With guest-stars galore, the destruction of a sacred Gotham City institution and an ending that will have everyone talking, this 3-issue miniseries event written and drawn by Tony Daniel (The Tenth) features the battle to take on the Mantle of the Bat. Who has earned the right? Who thinks they deserve it? Robin? Nightwing? Jason Todd? Two-Face? Catwoman? Batgirl? Who will ultimately win the BATTLE FOR THE COWL? 1 of 3 40 pg, FC. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1C
    Batman Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) 1C

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    Cover by Tony Daniel. Written by Tony Daniel Art by Tony Daniel & Sandu Florea 'Batman: R.I.P.' and FINAL CRISIS saw the end of Batman. Now, months following the disappearance of her protector, Gotham City sits at a precipice and it may be too far gone for Nightwing, Robin, Commissioner Gordon and the rest of the city's heroes to save the day. Amid the fires, rioting, looting and gang warfare, one question rings out from the souls of Gotham's desperate citizens: Where is Batman? With guest-stars galore, the destruction of a sacred Gotham City institution and an ending that will have everyone talking, this 3-issue miniseries event written and drawn by Tony Daniel (The Tenth) features the battle to take on the Mantle of the Bat. Who has earned the right? Who thinks they deserve it? Robin? Nightwing? Jason Todd? Two-Face? Catwoman? Batgirl? Who will ultimately win the BATTLE FOR THE COWL? 1 of 3 40 pg, FC. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1D
    Batman Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) 1D

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    Retailer Incentive Edition (no cover price). Promotional Sketch Cover. Cover by Tony Daniel. Written by Tony Daniel. Art by Tony Daniel & Sandu Florea. 'Batman: R.I.P.' and FINAL CRISIS saw the end of Batman. Now, months following the disappearance of her protector, Gotham City sits at a precipice and it may be too far gone for Nightwing, Robin, Commissioner Gordon and the rest of the city's heroes to save the day. Amid the fires, rioting, looting and gang warfare, one question rings out from the souls of Gotham's desperate citizens: Where is Batman? With guest-stars galore, the destruction of a sacred Gotham City institution and an ending that will have everyone talking, this 3-issue miniseries event written and drawn by Tony Daniel (The Tenth) features the battle to take on the Mantle of the Bat. Who has earned the right? Who thinks they deserve it? Robin? Nightwing? Jason Todd? Two-Face? Catwoman? Batgirl? Who will ultimately win the BATTLE FOR THE COWL? 1 of 3 40 pg, FC.

  • Issue #1B
    Batman Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) 1B

    Limited Variant Cover by Tony Daniel. Written by Tony Daniel Art by Tony Daniel & Sandu Florea 'Batman: R.I.P.' and FINAL CRISIS saw the end of Batman. Now, months following the disappearance of her protector, Gotham City sits at a precipice and it may be too far gone for Nightwing, Robin, Commissioner Gordon and the rest of the city's heroes to save the day. Amid the fires, rioting, looting and gang warfare, one question rings out from the souls of Gotham's desperate citizens: Where is Batman? With guest-stars galore, the destruction of a sacred Gotham City institution and an ending that will have everyone talking, this 3-issue miniseries event written and drawn by Tony Daniel (The Tenth) features the battle to take on the Mantle of the Bat. Who has earned the right? Who thinks they deserve it? Robin? Nightwing? Jason Todd? Two-Face? Catwoman? Batgirl? Who will ultimately win the BATTLE FOR THE COWL? 1 of 3 40 pg, FC. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2A
    Batman Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) 2A

    Part 2 of 3 - Cover by Tony Daniel. Written by Tony Daniel Art by Tony Daniel & Sandu Florea. With the destruction of Arkham Asylum and dozens of Gotham City's most lethal villains rioting through the streets, it would seem that Nightwing, Robin and their allies have their hands full. But they hadn't counted on the return of Batman himself! But is it really The Dark Knight? If so, why is he acting so strangely? And if not, is this a threat that could mean the destruction of Gotham? This 3-issue series continues to shock and surprise as the battle shifts to the next level with a face-off and ending that will have everybody talking. Who has earned the right to be Batman? Who thinks they deserve it? Robin? Nightwing? Jason Todd? Who will ultimately win the BATTLE FOR THE COWL? 40 pgs, FC. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2B
    Batman Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) 2B

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    Limited Edition (1 for 10) Variant Cover by Tony Daniel. Part 2 of 3 - Written by Tony Daniel Art by Tony Daniel & Sandu Florea. With the destruction of Arkham Asylum and dozens of Gotham City's most lethal villains rioting through the streets, it would seem that Nightwing, Robin and their allies have their hands full. But they hadn't counted on the return of Batman himself! But is it really The Dark Knight? If so, why is he acting so strangely? And if not, is this a threat that could mean the destruction of Gotham? This 3-issue series continues to shock and surprise as the battle shifts to the next level with a face-off and ending that will have everybody talking. Who has earned the right to be Batman? Who thinks they deserve it? Robin? Nightwing? Jason Todd? Who will ultimately win the BATTLE FOR THE COWL? 40 pgs, FC. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #3A
    Batman Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) 3A

    Cover by Tony Daniel. Written by Tony Daniel Art by Tony Daniel & Sandu Florea With the destruction of Arkham Asylum, the return of the Black Mask, and dozens of Gotham City's most lethal villains rioting through the streets, Nightwing, Robin and their allies seem to have their hands full. But when you add a deadly Jason Todd masquerading as a gun-toting Batman to the mix, things have definitely spiraled out of control! This is the issue everyone's been waiting for - find out who wins the Battle for the Cowl! Who earns the right to take on the mantle of the Bat? Will it be Robin? Jason Todd? Nightwing? Azrael? Catwoman? Two-Face? Damian Wayne? Batwoman? Or someone completely unexpected? This 3-issue series continues to shock and surprise as the battle comes to a startling finale for the ages! Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (with a cover by Tony Daniel), retailers may order one copy of the Variant Edition (with a cover by Tony Daniel). Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. On sale May 20 3 of 3 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #3B
    Batman Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) 3B

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    Limited Edition (1 for 10) Variant Cover by Tony Daniel. Written by Tony Daniel Art by Tony Daniel & Sandu Florea. With the destruction of Arkham Asylum, the return of the Black Mask, and dozens of Gotham City's most lethal villains rioting through the streets, Nightwing, Robin and their allies seem to have their hands full. But when you add a deadly Jason Todd masquerading as a gun-toting Batman to the mix, things have definitely spiraled out of control! This is the issue everyone's been waiting for - find out who wins the Battle for the Cowl! Who earns the right to take on the mantle of the Bat? Will it be Robin? Jason Todd? Nightwing? Azrael? Catwoman? Two-Face? Damian Wayne? Batwoman? Or someone completely unexpected? This 3-issue series continues to shock and surprise as the battle comes to a startling finale for the ages! Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (with a cover by Tony Daniel), retailers may order one copy of the Variant Edition (with a cover by Tony Daniel). Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. On sale May 20 3 of 3 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman Battle for the Cowl HC (2009 DC) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Batman: Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) #1-3 and the 1-shots Gotham Gazette: Batman Dead (2009 DC) and Gotham Gazette: Batman Alive (2009 DC). Written by Tony Daniel and Fabian Nicieza. Art by Tony Daniel, Guillem March, ChrisCross, Jamie McKelvie, Alex Konat and Mark McKenna. Cover by Tony Daniel. Following the disappearance of her protector, Gotham City may be too far gone for Nightwing, Robin, Commissioner Gordon and the rest of the city's heroes to save the day. Amid the fires, rioting, looting and gang warfare, one question rings out from the souls of Gotham's desperate citizens: Where is Batman? Hardcover, 160 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman Battle for the Cowl Companion TPB (2009 DC) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Written by David Hine, Royal McGraw, Chris Yost, Fabian Nicieza and Joe Harris. Art by Jeremy Haun, Tom Mandrake, Pablo Raimondi, and Jim Calafiore. Cover by Ladrön. Spinning out of BATMAN: R.I.P.! With Batman gone, the forces of good and evil in Gotham City struggle for dominance in this new title collecting the five BATMAN: BATTLE FOR THE COWL Specials: ARKHAM ASYLUM, THE NETWORK, MAN-BAT, UNDERGROUND and COMMISSIONER GORDON. Softcover, 128 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Batman Battle for the Cowl TPB (2010 DC) 1-1ST

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    1st printing. Collects Batman: Battle for the Cowl (2009 DC) #1-3, Gotham Gazette: Batman Dead (2009 DC) and Gotham Gazette: Batman Alive (2009 DC). Written by Tony Daniel and Fabian Nicieza. Art by Tony Daniel, Guillem March, ChrisCross, Jamie McKelvie, Alex Konat and Mark McKenna. Cover by Tony Daniel. Following the disappearance of her protector, Gotham City may be too far gone for Nightwing, Robin, Commissioner Gordon and the rest of the city's heroes to save the day. Amid the fires, rioting, looting and gang warfare, one question rings out from the souls of Gotham's desperate citizens: Where is Batman? Softcover, 160 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.