Nightwing (1996 - 2009) Issues
With Blackgate Prison flooding and dozens of murderous villains at his throat, Nightwing must complete the task of taking the penitentiary back from Lock-Up and his trustees. Even if he succeeds, he may be no more use to Batman after what he's suffered at the hands of Blackgate's worst. "Escape to Blackgate" concludes.
Ballistic Romance part 2. Tensions build as Nightwing and Oracle are under siege! Billy Pettit and the Strong Men are behind the assault, which is coming at Oracle's lair from all directions. What could make the situation more incendiary? How about the involvement of the Huntress?
Dick Grayson finally graduates from the Police Academy, but finding a position on the corrupt Bludhaven force is tougher than he thought! And he's not the only one who's at a crossroads: Nite-Wing has entered into a bloody alliance with Chief Redhorn; and Blockbuster begins to feel the pressure of rivals from every direction.
Hunt for Oracle part 3, continued from BIRDS OF PREY #20! Nightwing joins up with Alfred and Robin as the three race against time to get to Oracle before Blockbuster does. However, they have to tangle with Killdevil, the assassin on a bike, and he doesn't like to take prisoners. Continued in BIRDS OF PREY #21!
Soames finally loses it and takes Arnot and the entire Bludhaven Police Headquarters hostage. It's now up to Dick Grayson to set things right. But before he can do anything, Dick first must decide which uniform he's going to wear in order to get the job done most effectively. Will he adopt his daytime identity of Bludhaven rookie cop, or will he tackle Soames in his nocturnal identity of Nightwing?
Nightwing faces the feisty feline of femme fatales, Catwoman. Though Selina salivates over the priceless Klopmann Diamond, there's no way Nightwing's going to let her steal it from the King of Diamonds Casino. But when a group of gun-toting burglars enters the scene, will the duo forge an unlikely alliance?
Officer Down part 6, continued from CATWOMAN #90. Oracle and Nightwing take the investigation into a new direction, but finding the answers may unleash in these heroes a darker aspect of themselves then they've ever faced before. And when the truth behind Gordon's assailant is revealed, Oracle ponders taking justice into her own hands! Continued in DETECTIVE COMICS #754.
Officer Dick Grayson sometimes finds his hands tied when it comes to getting lowlifes off the street. Fortunately, Dick has a night job that allows him to pick up where his police cases end. But on this night, as he tries to stop a brutal spousal abuser as Nightwing, someone very close to him has a horrible accident!
Captured by the minions of Shrike, Nightwing comes face-to-face with the one man who has dedicated his life to exterminating the former Robin. Chained in a warehouse, surrounded by deadly ninjas and staring into the face of his archenemy--how in the world is Nightwing going to get out of this one?
Bruce Wayne: Fugitive part 9! In order to prove that Bruce was framed for murder, Nightwing, Robin, and Alfred must prove that someone was able to break into the Batcave. But with miles of unexplored caves and Batman's airtight security system, can even Nightwing find a security gap?
Dick travels to the sleepy little town of Desert Palms, home to dozens of members of the witness protection program. It's a small, quiet town...until Hella arrives in search of the one, the only, "Lunchmeat" Deever. It's lots of guns and lots of mobsters, as all hell breaks loose!
Extra-sized issue! With Mary Redhorn's journal now with the Feds, Bludhaven is rocked to the core when mass indictments come down for the upper echelons of Bludhaven politics all the way down through the city court judges--sending a mass ripple effect through the infrastructure of Bludhaven.