After having his face sliced off one year ago, The Joker makes his
horrifying return in this new epic that features Batman's entire network of
partners in crimefighting, including Batgirl, Catwoman, Nightwing, Robin, the
Teen Titans and more. While The Joker threatens the very existence of Gotham
City, these heroes - and villains - must find a way to survive.
Collects Catwoman #13-14, Batgirl #13-16, Suicide Squad
#14-15, Batman and Robin #15-16, Nightwing #15-16, Detective
Comics #15-16, Red Hood and the Outlaws #15-16, and Teen Titans
Scott Snyder is the bestselling and award-winning writer of Batman, American Vampire and Swamp Thing as well as the short story collection Voodoo Heart. He teaches writing at Sarah Lawrence College, NYU and Columbia University. He lives on Long Island with his wife, Jeanie, and his sons Jack and Emmett. He is a dedicated and un-ironic fan of Elvis Presley. Kyle Higgins is a New York Times Best Selling writer whose work includes BATMAN: GATES OF GOTHAM, Supreme Power, and DEATHSTROKE. After spending two years at the University of Iowa, Kyle transferred to Chapman University where he co-wrote and directed a superhero noir titled The League, about the 1960's superhero labor union of Chicago. The film opened doors at Marvel Comics, where Kyle co-wrote his first two books with Alec Siegel (Captain America Theater Of War: Prisoners Of Duty, and Avengers Origins: The Vision). Kyle is also a co-writer of The Nightrunner (with David Hine), whose story was featured on The Daily Show with John Stewart. At present, Kyle is helming NIGHTWING as part of DC's The New 52.