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  • Issue #701
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 701
    Published Sep 1996 by DC.

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Bill Sienkiewicz. Gotham's Scourge starring Batman, Robin, Huntress, Nightwing, Bane, Ra's Al Ghul, and Talia, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Scott Hanna; Batman battles Bane and tries to destroy deadly virus. 32 pgs. $1.95. Legacy Part 6 of 7. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #702
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 702
    Published Oct 1996 by DC.

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Bill Sienkiewicz. Second Chances starring Batman and Robin, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Scott Hanna; As Gotham tries to recover from deadly virus, Ra's al Ghu's followers attack police headquarters. 32 pgs. $1.95. Legacy epilogue. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #703
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 703

    Final Night Crossover. Guest-starring the Huntress. Story by Chuck Dixon. Art by Graham Nolan and Scott Hanna. The sun is gone and the creeps in Gotham come out at night. Luckily, the city has its protectors. By their example, Batman, Robin, and the Huntress encourage the citizens of Gotham to have faith even in dark times. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #704A
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 704A

    "Rocket Scientist!" Story by Chuck Dixon. Art by Graham Nolan and Tom Palmer. A small time hood's fumbling exploits are legendary in the Gotham underworld. When he gets another chance to correct his life will he do what is right or will he end up right back where he started...jail. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #704MATTEL
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 704MATTEL
    Published 2005 by DC.
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    Mattel Facsimile Edition. Exclusive promotional comic packaged with DC Super Heroes Series 1: Batman Action Figure.
    "Rocket Scientist!" Story by Chuck Dixon. Art by Graham Nolan and Tom Palmer. A small time hood's fumbling exploits are legendary in the Gotham underworld. When he gets another chance to correct his life will he do what is right or will he end up right back where he started...jail.

  • Issue #705
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 705

    "Badd Girls!" Story by Chuck Dixon. Art by Graham Nolan, Gloria Vasquez, John Costanza, and David Roach. Batman and Robin have always been known as the Dynamic Duo. But, what happens when the maniacal Riddler and the perplexing Cluemaster team up to form a Dynamic Duo of their own Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #706
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 706

    Cover pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Karl Kesel. "Lethal Pursuits" starring Batman, Query, Echo, Ridder, Cluemaster, and Oracle, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by David Roach; Riddler tells Batman that they only have 15 minutes to decipher his clue before he detonates the explosives in in Arthur Brown's vest; Batman and Robin decipher the clues but they remain unclear; Batman tells Robin to go to the Batcave, contact Oracle and get her help with Riddler's clues; Meanwhile, Batman locks Brown inside the Batmobile's truck and travels to the next address where Riddler would give them the next set of clues; Batman battles Query and Echo. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #707
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 707

    Cover pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Bob McLeod. "Riddled" starring Batman, Query, Echo, the Ridder, Cluemaster, and Oracle, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by David Roach; Batman is down from the bullet that struck his cowl; The hoods celebrate when Cluemaster appears and threatens them; Brown tells them that if they shoot him, everyone will die because of the plastic explosive in his vest; Brown struggles for a while but one of the hoods struck him in the head with a shovel; A car approaches them; Riddler's remote signal doesnt work because Brown is beneath a bridge in the park; Robin arrives just in time to help Brown and Batman. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #708
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 708

    Cover art by Lee Weeks. "The Death Lottery Part One Heart of Glass," script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Bill Sienkiewicz; Gunhawk and Bunny are ready to fulfill a contract on a man's life at the Seattle airport; Gunhawk misses the shot and they are both discovered; They leave because their target's bodyguard started shooting at them; Deathstroke hunts in Africa under the name of Baas; a lion knocks him to the ground; Batman and Robin patrol Gotham City. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #709
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 709

    Cover art by Lee Weeks. Heart of Stone (The Death Lottery Part Two) starring Batman, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Bill Sienkiewicz; Lucius Fox gets shot by a sniper, spurring Batman and Robin to investigate. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #710
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 710

    Cover art by Lee Weeks. Heart of Ice (The Death Lottery Part Three) starring Batman, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Bill Sienkiewicz; Batman battles Deathstroke, Robin and Oracle investigate a crime. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #711
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 711

    Cover pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Tom Palmer. "Knight Out," script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Cam Smith; There is a robbery in progress in a 364 Store; Bruce Wayne happened to be buying a hot-dog for his date at the place when two armed men came in and started to threaten him and the shopkeeper; Bruce played the fool for a while and when the things heated up, he decided to act. 36 pgs., full color. $1.50. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #712
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 712

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Brian Stelfreeze. Gears of Justice starring Batman, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Bob McLeod; Batman battles Gearhead, who makes his first appearance. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #713
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 713

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Brian Stelfreeze. Death Engine starring Batman, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Bob McLeod; Batman appears to have died, as does Gearhead. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #714
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 714

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Robert Campanella. A World for Burning starring Batman and John Jones (Martian Manhunter), script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Eduardo Barreto; Batman faces a fiery foe named Firefly. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #715
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 715

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Robert Campanella. Days of Fire starring Batman and John Jones, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Eduardo Barreto; Batman battles Firefly. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #716
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 716

    Ex-con Dusty Howell tries to get his family out of a financial jam, but the robbery doesn't go off as planned in "Death Comes Home." Written by Chuck Dixon. Art by Jim Aparo & Stan Woch. Cover by Brian Stelfreeze. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #717
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 717

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Brian Stelfreeze. Savage Metal starring Batman, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Bob McLeod; Batman battles Gearhead. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #718
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 718

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Brian Stelfreeze. Point of Impact starring Batman, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Bob McLeod; Batman and Robin battle Gearhead. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #719
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 719

    Cataclysm Prelude. Morgan 'Morgue' Tice recounts how he took down the Batman...but in this case, fact is certainly not stranger than fiction in "Sound and Fury." Script by Chuck Dixon, reality sequences pencilled by Jim Aparo, fantasy sequences pencilled by Flint Henry, Cataclysm sequence pencilled by Mark Buckingham, inks by Bob McLeod. Cover by Bill Sienkiewicz. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #720
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 720

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Kevin Nowlan. The First and the Last (Cataclysm Part Five) starring Batman and the Huntress, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Klaus Janson; Gotham City is destroyed by an earthquake, trapping Huntress in a subway system and Batman and Alfred in the Batcave. Continued in Catwoman #56, Batman: Blackgate, and Shadow of the Bat #74. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cataclysm Part 5 of 17. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #721
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 721
    Published May 1998 by DC.

    Cover art by Graham Nolan and Klaus Janson. Shifting Ground (Cataclysm Part Fourteen) starring Batman, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Graham Nolan, inks by Klaus Janson; The Quakemaster takes credit for the earthquake that has devastated Gotham City, Batman and company help the citizens of Gotham during the aftermath of said quake. Continued in Catwoman #57. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cataclysm Part 14 of 17. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #722
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 722

    Cataclysm Aftershock, Part 4 of 4. In the wake of the devastating quake, Batman and Robin try to find the mother of a lost little girl in "Statistics." Penguin cameo. Written by Chuck Dixon. Art by Jim Aparo & James Hodgkins. Cover by Brian Stelfreeze. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #723
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 723

    Cover art by Rodolfo Damaggio. "Fight Back to Gotham" (Brotherhood of the Fist Part 2), script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by Alex Maleev, inks by Bill Reinhold; Using a tank, Batman and Green Arrow are avoid dying in the detonation of the Kobra underground base caused by members of the Brotherhood of the Fist; As the heroes wade through the snow, they are surrounded by even more of the Bronze Monkeys; Meanwhile, Robin and Nightwing patrol Gotham City, which is heavily damaged due to the massive earthquake; Robin and Nightwing star as well. Brotherhood of the Fist continued from Green Arrow (1988 series) #134 and continues in Robin (1993 series) #55. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #724
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 724

    Cataclysm Aftershock. Batman becomes involved when Devlin Davenport hinders relief and rescue efforts for Gotham in "The Grieving City." Nightwing cameo. Written by Chuck Dixon. Art by Jim Aparo & James Hodgkins. Cover by Brian Stelfreeze. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #725
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 725

    Cover art by Brian Stelfreeze. At the End of the Day (Aftershock) starring Batman, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by William Rosado, inks by Tom Palmer; in the aftermath of the earthquake, Batman and Nightwing reflect on their past as Batman and Robin. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #726
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 726

    Cover art by Brian Stelfreeze. Fools Errand (Aftershock) starring Batman and the Joker, script by Chuck Dixon, art by Brian Stelfreeze; in the aftermath of the earthquake, the Joker appears. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #727
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 727

    Cover art by Brian Stelfreeze. Nest of Vipers (Road to No Man's Land) starring Batman, script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by William Rosado, inks by Sal Buscema; in the aftermath of the earthquake, Firefly sets a toxic spill ablaze, Nightwing, Robin, and Oracle watch the Congressional hearings regarding federal aid for Gotham. 32 pgs. $1.95. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #728
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 728

    Cover art by Brian Stelfreeze. "Chaos Squared" (Fight or Flight: 2), script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by William Rosado, inks by Sal Buscema; The Dynamiteer creates chaos on the Gotham Bridge and William Pettit's team cant stop him; Nightwing and Robin arrive in time to stop the criminal and turn him in to the Gotham City Police Department; Commissioner Gordon travels to Ivy Town to attend a job interview; Back in Gotham, Bullock and Montoya question the Dynamiteer about the people who hired him, and he tells them that they were hired by the devil; Batman does not appear in this story; Part of "No Mans Land." 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #729
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 729

    Cover art by Brian Stelfreeze. "30 Seconds to Midnight" (Fight or Flight: 3), script by Chuck Dixon, pencils by William Rosado, inks by Sal Buscema; Nicholas Scratch sends his minions to Gotham City to find and kill Bruce Wayne; Nightwing and Robin patrol Gotham one last time before it is shut down for good, and they wonder where could Bruce be; Gearhead observes them with a camera and is also curious about the whereabouts of Batman; Meanwhile, at GCPD Headquarters, James Gordon and Sarah discuss their future; Nightwing and Robin observe the Cadwallader Bridge as it was the last one to be destroyed in order to cut off the city from mainland; Robin contacts Oracle and asks her to help him find Bruce; Batman does not appear in this story; Part of "No Mans Land." 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #730
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 730

    Cover art by Alex Maleev and Bill Sienkiewicz. Part Four: Language (No Law and a New Order) starring Batman, script by Bob Gale, pencils by Alex Maleev, inks by Wayne Faucher; Batman battles Scareface, Commissioner Gordon must deal with infighting among the GCPD. Bob Kane 1915 - 1998 obituary by Jenette Kahn, art by Kane. 36 pgs. $1.99. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #731
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 731

    Cover pencils by Dale Eaglesham. Batman No Man's Land part 9. "Fear of Faith Part Four: Be Not Afraid," script by Devin K. Grayson, pencils by Dale Eaglesham, inks by Sean Parsons; Continuing directly from Batman #564, Father Chris is confronting the False Facers alone while the people in the refugee center, under the leadership of Scarecrow are taking the guns and are ready to fight; Although it seems that Chris has been shot, Penguin's gang shows up to shoot the False Facers and take Chris hostage; Huntress ushers the people back into the center, but Scarecrow is still trying to incite them; As Batman watches the hostage situation, he notices that the Blue Boys have shown up, and worries that a gang war may erupt; Batman battles he Penguin gang. 40 pgs., full color. $1.99. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #732
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 732

    "Mosaic: Part Two," script by Greg Rucka, art by Frank Teran; Barbara Gordon is to shoot at the leader of the riot outside her building, Black Mask, when suddenly out of nowhere comes Batgirl, leaving Barbara in shock and devastated to see another woman other than her using the Batgirl mantle; Batgirl fights the False Face Society and their leader; Batgirl defeats Black Mask and his followers before the police arrive; Batgirl takes Roman Sionis to Batman; Chaos breaks out at Blackgate Penitentiary; Continued from Batman #565; part of "No Man's Land." 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #733
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 733

    Cover art by Phil Winslade. "Shades of Grey" (Crisis of Faith), script by Bob Gale, pencils by Phil Winslade inks by Phil Winslade and Sal Buscema; While trying to lure Batman out, the GCPD encounter Batgirl instead; Gordon gives her a message to relay to her boss—Batman is not welcome in Blue Boy territory; Batman catches a man beating another man to death; Batman rescues an infant from two women quarreling over guardianship of it; Take place after Batman: Shadow of the Bat #86; Part 19 of "No Man's Land," which continues in Azrael: Agent of the Bat #52. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #734
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 734

    Cover pencils by Damion Scott, inks by Robert Campanella. "Mark of Cain: Part Two," script by Kelley Puckett, pencils by Damion Scott, inks by John Floyd; Cain attempts to kill James Gordon, but his daughter, Cassandra, leaps through a window, tackling him and foiling the assassination; Cassandra falls, and Cain grabs her arm while at the same time Batman lassos Cain's legs, suspending both Cain and his daughter over the side of a building; Batman begins to lose his grip, and Cassandra drops from her father's grip intentionally; Batman ties off his end of the rope and leaps after Cassandra; She awakens in a cemetery with Batman; Cassandra battles Two-Face; Batman battles Cain; Oracle also stars. Continued from Batman #567; Part 24 of "No Man's Land." 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #735
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 735

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA; ART BY DAN JURGENS AND BILL SIENKIEWICZ; PAINTED COVER BY GLEN ORBIK AND LAUREL BLECHMAN Batman No Man's Land. "Fruit of the Earth" concludes as Batman and Robin battle Clayface for the life of Poison Ivy! Gotham's future hinges on the outcome of this final showdown... an outcome that does not leave all the participants in one piece. Will Batman be able to claim the key to ending the state of No Man's Land in Gotham? FC, 32 PG.$1.99" Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #736A
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 736A

    WRITTEN BY LARRY HAMA; ART BY MIKE DEODATO JR. AND SEAN PARSONS; COVER BY JOHN CASSADAY In stores July 28. The villain that broke Batman's back comes to "No Man's Land" in a special issue featuring a cover by John Cassaday (PLANETARY)! Bane has returned to what was once Gotham City, but what has he come there for? Batman doesn't know, but he's not about to wait to find out. FC, 32 PG.$1.99" Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #736MATTEL
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 736MATTEL

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    Mattel action figure reprint. WRITTEN BY LARRY HAMA; ART BY MIKE DEODATO JR. AND SEAN PARSONS; COVER BY JOHN CASSADAY In stores July 28. The villain that broke Batman's back comes to "No Man's Land" in a special issue featuring a cover by John Cassaday (PLANETARY)! Bane has returned to what was once Gotham City, but what has he come there for? Batman doesn't know, but he's not about to wait to find out. FC, 32 PG

  • Issue #737
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 737
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    Written by Bronwyn Carlton; art by Tom Morgan and David Roach; cover by Rodolfo Damaggio Harley Quinn, the Joker, and the Huntress face off in "No Man's Land" in the conclusion of "The Code!" While the Joker's political campaign threatens to send the so-called society of "No Man's Land" even further into a state of anarchy, the Huntress and Billy Petit's renegade ex-GCPD band join the fray. But they've never tangled with someone like Harley Quinn, who doesn't appreciate anyone standing between her and her Joker! FC, 32 pg.$1.99" Batman No Man's Land Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #738
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 738

    WRITTEN BY CHUCK DIXON; ART AND COVER BY MAT BROOME AND SEAN PARSONS In the streets of No Man's Land, Batman, Robin, and the Penguin fight to save Two-Face in the conclusion to "Goin" Downtown!" While Two-Face faces the wrath of various gangs, Bane's plan to destroy the future of Gotham City is realized in a shocking climax! FC, 32 PG." Batman No Man's LandBatman No Mans's Land. Bane appearance. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #739
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 739

    Part of Batman No Man's Land. Written by Greg Rucka; art by Damion Scott and John Floyd; cover by John Cassaday. "Jurisprudence" concludes as Two-Face puts James Gordon on trial! The charge: dereliction of his duty to Gotham City. The judge and prosecutor: Two-Face! The defense attorney: Harvey Dent! And if Gordon loses, the sentence is death! FC, 32 pg." Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #740
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 740

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA; ART BY SERGIO CARIELLO AND MARK PENNINGTON; COVER BY JOHN CASSADAY. Batman No Man's Land. The Joker and Harley Quinn make their move against the resurrection of Gotham City as "Shellgame" concludes! While Joker's and Harley's violent move against the rebuilding of Gotham City forces its benefactor to pull out the ultimate weapon, the Huntress questions her alliance with Pettit in the wake of his growing insanity. FC, 32 PG." Batman No Man's Land Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #741
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 741

    WRITTEN BY DEVIN GRAYSON AND GREG RUCKA; ART BY DAMION SCOTT, DALE EAGLESHAM, SEAN PARSONS, AND JOHN FLOYD; COVER BY ALEX MALEEV AND BILL SIENKIEWICZ The extra-length conclusion to the 3-part "Endgame" for "No Man's Land." "Endgame" concludes in the extra-length DETECTIVE COMICS #741 as Batman and his team launch a final, no-holds-barred assault against the Joker! One person makes the ultimate sacrifice to save Gotham's future, but will it send Batman over the edge? (This asault is also reflected in AZRAEL: AGENT OF THE BAT #61, guest-starring Batgirl!) FC, 40 PG." Batman No Man's Land Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #742
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 742

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA; ART BY SHAWN MARTINBROUGH AND STEVE MITCHELL; COVER BY BRIAN STELFREEZE In the wake of "No Man's Land," longer stories, a new emphasis on Batman as a detective, and a muted color palette add up to a bold new look for the book that introduced the Dark Knight. The book that introduced the Dark Knight takes on a noir quality as "No Man's Land" writer Greg Rucka (Whiteout: Melt) is joined by artists Shawn Martinbrough (THE CREEPER, ACTION COMICS) and Steve Mitchell (DAY OF JUDGMENT), and employs a muted color palette for stylish mystery stories starring the Dark Knight. For the first four months of 2000, each extra-length issue of DETECTIVE will include 30-page lead stories (8 extra pages), after which an exciting all-new 8-page feature will make its debut. In DETECTIVE COMICS #742 (with a cover by Brian Stelfreeze), a new year finds a violent murder leading Batman to the discovery of organized-crime elements attempting to create a power base in the new Gotham. Meanwhile, Commissioner James Gordon is still reeling from his personal losses in No Man's Land. FC, 40 PG." Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #743
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 743
    • Signed by cover artist Dave Johnson with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA; ART BY SHAWN MARTINBROUGH AND STEVE MITCHELL; COVER BY DAVE JOHNSON. New cover artist Dave Johnson (100 BULLETS) debut as things heat up in the newly rebuilt Gotham City. Batman and the GCPD go to war with the crime families attempting to seize control of the city. Also, who is Whisper A'Daire? And why are she and the assassin known only as Abbot threatening to cripple Gotham and bring the Dark Knight to his knees? FC, 40 PG." Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #744
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 744

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA; ART BY SHAWN MARTINBROUGH AND STEVE MITCHELL; COVER BY DAVE JOHNSON. Batman has his hands full as Whisper A'Daire's interventions ignite the war among Gotham's crime families. Who will pay for the Dark Knight's failure when events spin out of control? FC, 40 PG. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #745
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 745

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA; ART BY SHAWN MARTINBROUGH AND STEVE MITCHELL; COVER BY DAVE JOHNSON. Batman discovers the truth behind the mysterious Whisper, but first he'll have to get past Abbot, who'll kill him to keep her secret from being revealed. Meanwhile, Whisper uses the ultimate prize ? the offer of immortality ? to shift the balance of power in the Gotham underworld. FC, 40 PG. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #746
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 746

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA AND JORDAN B. GORFINKEL; ART BY SHAWN MARTINBROUGH, JOHN WATKISS, JEFF JOHNSON, STEVE MITCHELL, AND AARON SOWD; COVER BY DAVE JOHNSON. A special issue featuring the debut of a new backup feature! The Gotham crime war comes to a conclusion as Whisper cuts off all loose ends, leaving the city's crime families scattered in a last-ditch attempt to undermine Batman's crusade in service of Ra's Al Ghul. And, in the debut of the present-day science-fiction series "The Jacobian" (written by Jordan B. Gorfinkel with art by Jeff Johnson and Aaron Sowd), Jacob ? a private investigator with a special gift and no knowledge of his past ? races against time to save a billionaire's son from the clutches of a kidnapper. But that kidnapper is the last person Jacob expects. Is returning the child to its father the worst thing Jacob could do? FC, 40 PG. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #747
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 747

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA AND JORDAN B. GORFINKEL; ART BY WILLIAM ROSADO, JEFF JOHNSON, STEVE MITCHELL, AND AARON SOWD; COVER BY DAVE JOHNSON. The GCPD's Renee Montoya takes the spotlight as a surprise delivery of flowers on her birthday leads her to a mystery and to face the last person in the world she ever expected ? much less wanted ? to see again. Plus, the present-day science-fiction series "The Jacobian" (written by Jordan B. Gorfinkel with art by Jeff Johnson and Aaron Sowd) continues as would-be killers become allies and friends become liabilities when Jacob goes to the land of Mahajaria in search of a mysterious woman's missing husband. FC, 40 PG. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #748
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 748

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA AND JORDAN B. GORFINKEL; ART BY PHIL HESTER, JEFF JOHNSON, STEVE MITCHELL AND AARON SOWD; COVER BY DAVE JOHNSON In stores July 12. Part 1 of the 2-part "Urban Renewal" finds the war between the OGs (Original Gothamites) and the Deezees (deserters) heating up. In the aftermath of a bombing that has Gordon and the entire GCPD on edge, time is running out for Batman to find the bomber, and the prime suspect is a man publicly fighting for the rights of the OGs. Plus, in Part 3 of "The Jacobian," Jacob accepts Leelee's assignment to find her missing husband. And when Jacob and Leelee are attacked by a group of assassins, Jacob must rely on the most unreliable thing in his life...with startling results. FC, 40 PG. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #749
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 749

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA AND JORDAN B. GORFINKEL; ART BY PHIL HESTER, JEFF JOHNSON, STEVE MITCHELL AND AARON SOWD; COVER BY DAVE JOHNSON. The war between the OGs (Original Gothamites) and the Deezees (deserters) heats up in the conclusion of "Urban Renewal" as Batman races against time to find the bomber terrorizing Gotham. Plus, the fourth installment of "The Jacobian." FC, 40 PG. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #750
    Detective Comics (1937 1st Series) 750

    WRITTEN BY GREG RUCKA AND JORDAN B. GORFINKEL; ART BY SHAWN MARTINBROUGH, JEFF JOHNSON, STEVE MITCHELL AND DAN PANOSIAN; COVER BY DAVE JOHNSON Batman faces Ra's Al Ghul in a double-sized showdown! With the bitter enemies in pitched battle, the Dark Knight makes an unexpected change of plans. Plus, an extra-length fifth installment of "The Jacobian." FC, 64 PG. Cover price $4.95.