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Batman comic books issue 31

  • Issue #31A
    Batman (2016 3rd Series) 31A

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    The War of Jokes and Riddles: Part 5 of 6 - Written by Tom King. Art and Cover by Mikel Janin. It's tough to beat the two biggest puzzlemakers in the world at their own game, and Batman's gambits have only pulled him deeper into the moral quagmire where the Riddler and The Joker do their dirty work. All of Gotham City hangs in the balance as Batman faces the ultimate conundrum: are brainteasers better than belly laughs? 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #31B
    Batman (2016 3rd Series) 31B
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.35) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scratch on back of case; Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Variant Cover.
    • Label #2098270017

    Written by Tom King. Art by Mikel Janin. Cover by Tim Sale. 'THE WAR OF JOKES AND RIDDLES' part five! It's tough to beat the two biggest puzzlemakers in the world at their own game, and Batman's gambits have only pulled him deeper into the moral quagmire where the Riddler and The Joker do their dirty work. All of Gotham City hangs in the balance as Batman faces the ultimate conundrum: are brainteasers better than belly laughs? 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #31
    Batman (1940) 31
    Tags: Batman
    Published Nov 1945 by DC.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Slab: Minor side edge cracks; Scuffing on front and back of case; Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #1132101002

    Cover by Dick Sprang. "Punch and Judy!", script by Bill Finger, pencils by Jerry Robinson (as Bob Kane), inks by George Roussos; Punch and Judy are using a carnival to bilk residents of Gotham City and the Caped Crusaders see to it that the grafters working the concessions and games are removed from the grounds; However, Punch and Judy decide to strike back by having Batman and Robin join the carnival to put on a death-defying aerial stunt. "Alfred, Armchair Detective!", art by Jerry Robinson; Alfred is surprised to learn that what he read in a book about a case being solved by an "armchair detective," which he considers impossible, proves to be true on a chair he accidentally gets involved in... and he's tied to that armchair! "Vanishing Village!", script by Joe Samachson, pencils by Jerry Robinson (as Bob Kane), inks by George Roussos; Batman and Robin are surprised to learn that an abandoned village in Florida, patterned after a Turkish village named Alhambra, has vanished, which is also the home of many a master criminal who has also disappeared. "Close Shave" text story by Eddie Bell. "Trade Marks of Crime!", script by Joseph Greene, pencils by Jerry Robinson (as Bob Kane), inks by George Roussos; Batman must solve a strange case in which someone is cleverly forging the burglary trademarks of various criminals, all of which pinpoint the jobs to the wrong criminal! 52 Pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.

  • Issue #31
    Batman Legends of the Dark Knight (1989) 31

    Cover art by Brent Anderson. Family, script by James D. Hudnall, art by Brent Anderson; this one-shot story finds Batman rescuing Alfred, who was kidnapped by El Vator while on vacation. 32 pgs. $1.75. Cover price $1.75.

  • Issue #31A
    Batman (2011 2nd Series) 31A
    Published Jul 2014 by DC.

    Zero Year - Savage City: Part 2 of 4 - Written by Scott Snyder. Art by Greg Capullo and Danny Miki. Cover by Greg Capullo. The second chapter of 'ZERO YEAR - SAVAGE CITY' reveals an entirely new Gotham City. Unraveling the mysteries set forth by the Riddler, Batman must learn to work with his new ally, Lieutenant Jim Gordon, and do whatever it takes to survive! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #31B
    Batman (2011 2nd Series) 31B
    Published Jul 2014 by DC.

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    Limited 1 for 25 Retailer Incentive Variant Cover by Michael Allred - Zero Year - Savage City: Part 2 of 4 - Written by Scott Snyder. Art by Greg Capullo and Danny Miki. The second chapter of 'ZERO YEAR - SAVAGE CITY' reveals an entirely new Gotham City. Unraveling the mysteries set forth by the Riddler, Batman must learn to work with his new ally, Lieutenant Jim Gordon, and do whatever it takes to survive! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #31COMBO
    Batman (2011 2nd Series) 31COMBO
    Published Jul 2014 by DC.

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    NOTE: This issue was originally polybagged with a digital download code and may or may not be polybagged when purchased. Zero Year - Savage City: Part 2 of 4 - Written by Scott Snyder. Art by Greg Capullo and Danny Miki. Cover by Greg Capullo. The second chapter of 'ZERO YEAR - SAVAGE CITY' reveals an entirely new Gotham City. Unraveling the mysteries set forth by the Riddler, Batman must learn to work with his new ally, Lieutenant Jim Gordon, and do whatever it takes to survive! Cover price $4.99.


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  • Issue #31A
    Batman Beyond (2016) 31A
    Published Jun 2019 by DC.

    Written by Dan Jurgens. Art by Rick Leonardi and Ande Parks. Cover by Chris Samnee. With a series of spectacular high-tech heists, a mysterious new villain known as the Splitt is preying on Neo-Gotham. Only Batman is capable of stopping him, yet Terry McGinnis wants nothing more than to get his life back to normal after his destructive battle with The Joker. Making this even more difficult is the strange, enigmatic fate of Bruce Wayne! 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #31B
    Batman Beyond (2016) 31B
    Published Jun 2019 by DC.

    Written by Dan Jurgens. Art by Rick Leonardi and Ande Parks. Cover by Ben Oliver. With a series of spectacular high-tech heists, a mysterious new villain known as the Splitt is preying on Neo-Gotham. Only Batman is capable of stopping him, yet Terry McGinnis wants nothing more than to get his life back to normal after his destructive battle with The Joker. Making this even more difficult is the strange, enigmatic fate of Bruce Wayne! 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #31
    Batman Shadow of the Bat (1992) 31

    The scrambled timeline resulting from ZERO HOUR brings Alfred back to the Batcave as if he never left. But this Alfred is more than different-looking - he has dreams of becoming a detective. And when Batman must contend with a gang of killers, his butler may prove to be an even greater menace in "The Battling Butler!" Written by Alan Grant, with art by Bret Blevins. Cover by Brian Stelfreeze. New Format. Cover price $1.95.

  • Issue #31
    Superman Batman (2003) 31
    Published Jan 2007 by DC.

    Written by Mark Verheiden. Art by Matt Clark & Andy Lanning. Cover by Ethan Van Sciver. Lex Luthor enlists Batman to raid Superman's Fortress of Solitude in the hope of stopping the alien madness that has gripped all the outworlder heroes, but he must evade a Titan and get help from an unlikely Justice Leaguer! ? 32 pg, FC Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #31
    Batman Gotham Knights (2000) 31
    Published Sep 2002 by DC.

    WRITTEN BY DEVIN GRAYSON AND SCOTT PETERSON. ART BY ROGER ROBINSON, DANIJEL ZEZELJ, AND JOHN FLOYD. COVER BY DAVE GIBBONS. "Bruce Wayne: Fugitive" Part 17. Batman tracks down a lead that brings about a startling discovery: Who was behind the Bruce Wayne smear campaign and how much absolute power his enemy actually wields. Plus, a Batman Black & White backup, "Hands," written by Scott Peterson (BATGIRL) and illustrated by Danijel Zezelj (Captain America: Dead Man Running). FC, 40 PG.$2.50 Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #31
    Batman and the Outsiders (1983 1st Series) 31

    Origin of Looker. Looker arrives in all her glory in "The Truth About Looker, Part 4: Pawn of the World Below!" Part 4 of 4, continued from the previous issue. Script by Mike W. Barr, art by Alan Davis. Davis cover. Cover price $0.75.

  • Issue #31
    Batman Adventures (1992 1st Series) 31

    "Anarky." Populist hero Anarky puts the pinch on Bruce Wayne, leading Robin to save the day. Based on Batman The Animated Series. Script by Alan Grant, pencils by Dev Madan, inks by Rick Burchett. Cover by Madan. Cover price $1.50.

  • Issue #31A
    Batman and Robin (2011 2nd Series) 31A

    Batman and Frankenstein - The Hunt for Robin: Part 3 of 4 - Written by Peter J. Tomasi. Art by Doug Mahnke, Christian Alamy and Keith Champagne. Cover by Mick Gray and Patrick Gleason. 'The Hunt for Robin' continues! Batman is on the trail of Ra's al Ghul in the hope of recovering the stolen bodies of Damian and Talia. But when all leads grow cold, he'll need to call in help - someone who can go where no Bat has gone before. This looks like a job for...Frankenstein?! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #31B
    Batman and Robin (2011 2nd Series) 31B

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    Limited 1 for 25 Retailer Incentive Variant Cover by Michael Allred. Batman and Frankenstein - The Hunt for Robin: Part 3 - Written by Peter J. Tomasi. Art by Doug Mahnke, Christian Alamy and Keith Champagne. 'The Hunt for Robin' continues! Batman is on the trail of Ra's al Ghul in the hope of recovering the stolen bodies of Damian and Talia. But when all leads grow cold, he'll need to call in help - someone who can go where no Bat has gone before. This looks like a job for...Frankenstein?! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #31A
    Batman Superman (2013 DC) 31A

    The Final Days of Superman (The Super League): Part 2 - "Dark Discovery!" Written by Peter J. Tomasi. Art by Doug Mahnke and Jaime Mendoza. Cover by Yanick Paquette. In part two of 'Super League,' Superman enlists Batman's aid in seeking out people that can help form his new super-league. A shocking discovery is made about a new super-being no one knew existed, and something is beginning to stalk Superman... Story continues in Action Comics #51. 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #31B
    Batman Superman (2013 DC) 31B

    Written by Peter J. Tomasi. Art by Doug Mahnke and Jaime Mendoza. Cover by John Romita and Klaus Janson. In part two of 'Super League,' Superman enlists Batman's aid in seeking out people that can help form his new super-league. A shocking discovery is made about a new super-being no one knew existed, and something is beginning to stalk Superman... 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #31C
    Batman Superman (2013 DC) 31C

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    2nd Printing. The Final Days of Superman (The Super League): Part 2 - "Dark Discovery!" Written by Peter J. Tomasi. Art by Doug Mahnke and Jaime Mendoza. Cover by Yanick Paquette. In part two of 'Super League,' Superman enlists Batman's aid in seeking out people that can help form his new super-league. A shocking discovery is made about a new super-being no one knew existed, and something is beginning to stalk Superman... Story continues in Action Comics #51. 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #31
    Batman Gotham Adventures (1998) 31

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    WRITTEN BY TY TEMPLETON; ART BY TERRY BEATTY; COVER BY TEMPLETON. There's a blackout in Gotham! Citizens everywhere are running scared ? and who else could be behind such uncontrollable chaos but the Joker? Can the Dark Knight and company get a handle on the madness before someone gets seriously hurt? FC, 32 PG. Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #31
    Batman Confidential (2006) 31
    Published Sep 2009 by DC.

    Part 1 of 5 - Written by Peter Milligan. Art by Andy Clarke. Cover by Guillem March. When a powerful Russian mobster sets his sights on Gotham City, Batman thinks he's ready. But this isn't any ordinary mobster, and he's bringing backup in the form of...a bear? These unexpected foes might just be able to take control of the Gotham underworld - and then the whole city. Can Batman stop them? 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #31
    Batman Strikes (2004) 31
    Published May 2007 by DC.

    Written by Matt Manning. Art by Christopher Jones & Terry Beatty. Cover by Dave McCaig Batman has only one night to solve a baffling kidnapping in Gotham. The problem? The police think he's the kidnapper! The catch? They're right! With the mind-controlling Spellbinder in his head, the Dark Knight must unravel the secrets of this perfect crime before it's too late! ? 32 pg, FC Cover price $2.25.

  • Issue #31
    Batman Eternal (2014) 31
    Published Jan 2015 by DC.

    Written by Scott Snyder & James Tynion IV. Art by Fernando Pasarin and Matt Ryan. Cover by Rafael Albuquerque. The team-up you never saw coming - Alfred Pennyworth and...Bane?! 32 pages, full color. Rated T Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #31
    Batman and the Outsiders (1983 1st Series) Canadian Price Variant 31

    Canadian edition with 95 cent cover price - Origin of Looker. Looker arrives in all her glory in "The Truth About Looker, Part 4: Pawn of the World Below!" Part 4 of 4, continued from the previous issue. Script by Mike W. Barr, art by Alan Davis. Davis cover. Cover price $0.95.

  • Issue #31MJ
    Batman and the Outsiders (1983) Mark Jewelers 31MJ

    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Origin of Looker. Looker arrives in all her glory in "The Truth About Looker, Part 4: Pawn of the World Below!" Part 4 of 4, continued from the previous issue. Script by Mike W. Barr, art by Alan Davis. Davis cover. Cover price $0.75.