Contagion part 2, continued from BATMAN: SHADOW OF THE BAT #48. The safety of the residents of Babylon Towers comes into question when one of their own contracts the deadly virus. Meanwhile, Batman must escape a military enclave if he hopes to save Gotham City! Continued in ROBIN (1993-2009) #27.
A prelude to "Cataclysm!" Morgan "Morgue" Tice recounts how he took down the Batman--but in this case, fact is certainly not stranger than fiction. And a warning is sent to the Batcave of impending devastation, but does it arrive in time? Continued in BATMAN: SHADOW OF The BAT #73.
No Man's Land part 16. A despondent Dark Knight, on the brink of despair over the events befalling his city, turns to Alfred for wisdom. How will the story of how Batman's father being forced to choose between business ethics and personal morality make a difference in his son's tortured life?
No Man's Land part 40 and "Jurisprudence" part 2, continued from BATMAN #572. Two-Face puts James Gordon on trial. The charge: dereliction of his duty to Gotham City. The judge and prosecutor: Two-Face. The defense attorney: Harvey Dent. And if Gordon loses, the sentence is death!
No Man's Land part 44 and "Shellgame" part 2, continued from BATMAN #573. While Joker and Harley's violent move against the rebuilding of Gotham City forces its benefactor to pull out the ultimate weapon, the Huntress questions her alliance with Pettit in the wake of his growing insanity.
In the "Evolution" finale, the Gotham crime war comes to a conclusion as Whisper cuts off all loose ends, leaving the city's crime families scattered in a last-ditch attempt to undermine Batman's crusade in service of Ra's al Ghul. Plus a beginning to the back-up tale "The Jacobian."