Night of the Monster Men Read Order

The first crossover of the DC Rebirth launch will take place across the Batman books starting in September, and it will be called “Night of the Monster Men“.  It will go between BatmanDetective Comics and Nightwing.  This is the order they will be released in so you can pickup the entire series if that is what you want to do.  It will also be available as a hardcover collected edition in early 2017 (a cheaper paperback edition is expected, but not yet announced)

Night of the Monster Men*Not final cover image

Night of the Monster Men

February 21, 2017 (Paperback)
Batman 7-8, Nightwing 5-6, Detective Comics 941-942
The first crossover of the “Rebirth” era is here!

As a huge storm approaches, Batman, Batwoman, and Nightwing try and prepare Gotham City for the worst, but nothing can prepare them for enormous tall monsters rampaging through the streets! Batman will need all of his allies to unite in order to stop these mad science monsters from tearing their city apart! Will the Dark Knight, Batwoman, Nightwing, Robin, Spoiler, Orphan and Clayface be enough? And who is the mastermind behind it all?

Breakout writer Tom King (THE SHERIFF OF BABYLON) teams with writers Steve Orlando (MIDNIGHTER), Tim Seeley (GRAYSON) and James Tynion IV (BATMAN/TMNT) for this epic crossover event!

Available on Amazon.com (Hardcover)

Part 1

Batman #7 Cover Batman #7
September 21, 2016
As a huge storm approaches, Batman, Batwoman and Nightwing try and prepare Gotham City for the worst, but nothing can prepare the heroes for the enormous monsters rampaging through the streets! Batman will need all of his allies to unite in order to stop these mad science monsters from tearing Gotham apart!
Available digitally on Amazon.com/Comixology

Part 2

Nightwing #5 Cover Nightwing #5
September 21, 2016
The Monster Men are stomping their way through Gotham City! How can the Bat-team take on both these monsters and the storm of the century? And when Nightwing goes behind the scenes to discover where these monsters originated, what he finds lurking in the shadows might be worse than the monsters themselves!
Available digitally on Amazon.com/Comixology

Part 3

Detective Comics #941 Detective Comics #941
September 28, 2016
Batman and Batwoman take to the streets in a motorcycle death race against a monster that transforms faster than either of them can keep up! And at Blackgate Prison, something truly terrifying is growing in the prison’s darkest depths… and its eggs are hatching!
Available digitally on Amazon.com/Comixology

Part 4

Batman #8 Cover Batman #8
October 5, 2016
The giant monsters might be bad, but Gotham’s heroes encounter a whole new threat level when two of their own start terrorizing the city! Batman must face the horrifying possibility of losing two of his closest allies to Hugo Strange’s vicious attack.
Available digitally on Amazon.com/Comixology

Part 5

Nightwing #6 Cover Nightwing #6
October 5, 2016
The hunt for Hugo Strange rages onward as the
Manipulator rises and uses the citizens of Gotham City to shield itself from the Bat-Family. All while the monstrous version of Nightwing looms over Gotham City.
Available digitally on Amazon.com/Comixology

Part 6

Detective Comics #942 Cover Detective Comics #942
October 12, 2016
The earth-shaking finale is here! Batman’s going one-on-one with Hugo Strange, the mastermind behind the beasts unleashed on Gotham…but the biggest and most dangerous of all the monsters was saved for last! What will the Bat-Family have to sacrifice to bring it down? And what’s the strange secret behind Hugo’s design?
Available digitally on Amazon.com/Comixology