After being fired by Batman, the former Robin seeks direction and understanding under the bright lights of Metropolis. But the Man of Steel may not have time to help Dick after a team of mad bombers threatens to blow up his city! "Nightwing: Year One" part 2, guest-starring Superman.
Nightwing's long and winding road has landed him under Deathstroke's thumb in the most vicious collection of villains ever assembled! Now, it's time for Dick Grayson to take matters into his own hands. But if he's trading Deathstroke's loyalty for Lex Luthor's, is his life getting any better?
The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, part 2. Nightwing and Robin fight alongside Damian! Will the combined might of Batman's three "sons" be enough to overcome the machinations of the newly reborn Ra's al Ghul? And can Nightwing prevent Robin from accepting a deadly offer he can't refuse?
As the mystery of the disappearing bodies of heroes and villains continues, Superman pays Nightwing a visit. Meanwhile, Dick Grayson's personal life takes a few surprising turns, and a new base of operations for Dick gets under way with a little help from his super friends. "Freefall" part 2.
Nightwing starts to piece together the diabolical plans of Dr. Creighton Kendall, a scientist whose twisted mind harbors dark and devious plans that may fit into the far-reaching scheme of Talia al Ghul and her desire to protect herself once and for all from the evil clutches of her father and the world at large. "Freefall" part 3.
The Great Leap part 1, a "Batman R.I.P." tie-in! Two-Face hits New York City, but when he takes a bite out of the Big Apple, he finds it rotten to the core. He'll make Nightwing and all of New York pay for their crimes unless Nightwing can save one of Harvey Dent's old flames from an assassin's bullet!
The Great Leap part 2, a "Batman R.I.P." tie-in. Nightwing's been shot by an assassin! How can he save the life of Harvey Dent's former lover before the killer returns to finish the job? Will Nightwing find sanctuary in the Batcave, or will Batman's recent disappearance lead to an even bigger mystery?
The Great Leap part 4, a "Batman R.I.P." tie-in. Special over-sized issue! Believing Nightwing responsible for the death of an old flame, Two-Face has sworn his revenge upon Batman's first Robin and New York City itself. Armed with the same acid that turned him into Two-Face, Harvey Dent plans to scar half the population of New York to make them pay for his loss.
Final issue! Dick Grayson fought alongside Batman as part of the dynamic duo; as Nightwing, he teamed up with his peers to combat injustice in the Titans; and now he faces the most important battle of his life! The Mantle of the Bat must be passed, but it will require all of Dick's training and skills to carry out the last wishes of Bruce Wayne and protect Gotham City.