Detective Comics v1 – Rise of the Batmen

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Detective Comics #934*Not final cover image

Detective Comics v1 – Rise of the Batmen

February 14, 2017 (Paperback)
Detective Comics 934-939 (940?)
A part of DC Universe: Rebirth!

DETECTIVE COMICS is back! Follow the adventures of Batman, the world’s greatest…teacher?!

The Dark Knight and series co-star Batwoman team up to take new protégés Red Robin, Spoiler and the villainous Clayface under their leathery wings! The only problem is, neither new super-instructor knows exactly what they’re in for as the attempt to train these wiould-be heroes before a mysterious army takes Gotham for themselves.

From the new creative team of writer James Tynion (BATMAN/TMNT) and artist Eddy Barrows (MARTIAN MANHUNTER), DETECTIVE COMICS brings back the characters you know and love and thrusts them into dangerous, new adventures! Collects DETECTIVE COMICS #934-939.

Rebirth honors the richest history in comics, while continuing to look towards the future. These are the most innovative and modern stories featuring the world’s greatest superheroes, told by some of the finest storytellers in the business.

Honoring the past, protecting our present and looking towards the future. This is the next chapter in the ongoing saga of the DC Universe. The legacy continues.

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Part 1

Detective Comics #934 Detective Comics #934
June 8, 2016
“RISE OF THE BATMEN” Chapter 1

An unknown predator begins outdoing Batman, taking down dangerous threats with military precision. It’s up to the Dark Knight and series costar Batwoman to rally and train the young heroes of Gotham City to end this mysterious threat!

WHAT NOW: Batman and Batwoman begin training Spoiler, Red Robin and Cassandra Cain, but is the villainous Clayface ready for redemption?

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Part 2

Detective Comics #935 Cover Detective Comics #935
June 22, 2016
“RISE OF THE BATMEN” Chapter 2

Batman and team find themselves in the crosshairs as the villain they’ve begun hunting turns the tables on them. Batman and Batwoman have the skills to survive, but do their young teammates? Is this where hero training ends in tragedy?

THEY SAID IT: “The ideas are boiling inside my brain,” boasts artist Eddy Barrows. “James and I intend to elevate Batman to a whole new level, with amazing and exciting stories, and artwork. To sum it up in one sentence-it’s going to be epic!”

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Part 3

Detective Comics #936 Cover Detective Comics #936
July 13, 2016
“RISE OF THE BATMEN” Chapter 3

In issue #936, Batman is M.I.A., and it’s time for Batwoman to take the reins! But can she control a strike force that’s barely worked together…including unstable wildcard Clayface?

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Part 4

Detective Comics #937 Cover Detective Comics #937
July 27, 2016
“RISE OF THE BATMEN” Chapter 4

In issue #937, Batman’s found his way into the heart of the Colony, the mysterious new organization cutting its way through Gotham City! Unfortunately, now that he’s in he may find there’s no way out!

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Part 5

Detective Comics #938 Detective Comics #938
August 10, 2016
“Rise of the Batmen” part five! Batman, Batwoman, and the entire team take the fight to the deadly Colony! Those highly trained operatives took the Bat-team apart on their own turf…so how will they fare when the Colony is in its element, with all their weapons trained on our heroes?
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Part 6

 Detective Comics #939 Cover
Detective Comics #939
August 24, 2016
“Rise of the Batmen” part six! The full scope of the Colony’s plans, and their mysterious leader, have all been revealed…so what’s it going to take to stop them? Believe us, you are not prepared for the last scene!
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Part 7

 *Cover coming after the issue is released
Detective Comics #940
September 14, 2016
“Rise Of The Batmen” part 7! This epic concludes with a battle against the Colony that will change Batman’s world forever—and in a way you’d never expect! Whether they win or lose, they’ve already lost…
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