The Joker is dead. Arkham City is closed. As a new day begins, Bruce Wayne finds himself in devastating pain, recovering from his injuries and questioning whether his role as Batman is still necessary to the city's survival. But as the sun rises in Gotham City, dangerous new threats emerge from the shadowsƒand the Arkham Knight is just beginning. Don't miss this in-continuity prequel comic set prior to the events of the brand-new video game Batman: Arkham Knight!
The penultimate chapter of "Robin Rises" is here! Can Batman bring Damian Wayne back from death? Concluded in this month's ROBIN RISES: ALPHA #1!
As Batman continues to clean up the mess left after the Arkham City incident, Bruce Wayne meets with Gotham's wealthiest and most influential citizens to chart a course for the future of their city. But when the Joker's body goes missing and chaos erupts once more, the Dark Knight is faced with a deadly challenge.
The Dark Knight and the Boy Wonder face multiple threats and villains new and old, including the mysterious White Knight, the villain Absence and the renegade Robin of the past, Jason Todd-in stories written by creators Paul Cornell (ACTION COMICS,'Doctor Who'), Pete Tomasi (GREEN LANTERN CORPS, NIGHTWING) and Judd Winick (BRIGHTEST DAY: GENERATION LOST, BATMAN).
Batman is gone, and the inmates of Arkham Asylum are running wild in the streets. Bane is in Gotham City with one goal...to take it over no matter who he has to break.
After a year that included death, resurrection and battles with the forces of Apokolips, it's time for Batman and Robin to get back to basics both as father and son and partners in crimefighting.
See the new Gotham City through the eyes of the Scarecrow! Arkham Asylum's been unleashed on humanity--and it's all the Scarecrow has ever wanted.