Continued from Batman (1940-2011) #396. Batman, Robin, Catwoman, and Detective Harvey Bullock continue their pursuit of the Film Freak, who seeks revenge against those who didn't help advance his career.
Extra-sized Anniversary issue! A mystery brings together the greatest sleuths of our time: Batman and Robin, Elongated-Man, Bradley P.I., and the greatest sleuth of all time, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes.
Batman: Year Two part 1! In a story that takes place in the Batman's early years, The Dark Knight comes face-to-face with the Reaper, a vigilante who has become judge, jury, and executioner to the criminal underworld.
Batman pursues the Reaper, a diabolical menace to the criminal underworld as well as the Gotham P.D. But when Batman strikes a deal with Gotham's criminal element, he comes face-to-face with Joe Chill, the man who murdered Bruce Wayne's parents. "Batman: Year Two" part 2.
Batman has reasons to believe that the 'Harvey Dent' committing a rash of robberies may in fact be an impostor. Will he discover the truth before Jason Todd finally takes revenge on the man who killed his father?
Rite of Passage conclusion. Batman has finally learned where the Obeah Man is holding Tim Drake's parents captive and races to the rescue--but will he arrive too late to prevent the young Tim from experiencing the loss of his parents?
Special 80-page anniversary issue! Celebrating the Dark Knight's 600th appearance in the pages of Detective Comics, relive Batman's origin from Detective Comics #27 with the original tale and updated versions exploring the Caped Crusader throughout the ages.
Bruce Wayne awakens below the surface of the Gotham River with no memory of how he wound up there. Upon returning to Wayne Manor he finds no trace of the Batcave, and Alfred without any knowledge of his master's crime fighting career.
The Return of Scarface part 2, continued from BATMAN #475. Bruce Wayne tries to reconcile his feelings for Vicki Vale, while Scarface goes overboard in his attack on the Demon! Continued in BATMAN #476.
First appearance of Stephanie Brown! The Cluemaster is out of prison and cured of his compulsion to leave clues at his crime scenes, freeing him to perpetrate his schemes without the intervention of Batman and Robin.