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Cover image for DETECTIVE COMICS 2021 ANNUAL #1 (ONE SHOT) CVR A VIKTOR BOGDANOVIC
Shadows of the Bat kicks off in Detective Comics 2021 Annual #1, in stores on Tuesday from DC Comics, and we've got a preview below, which somehow finds a way to add even more trauma to Batman's childhood Check it out below. DETECTIVE COMICS 2021 ANNUAL #1 (ONE SHOT) DC Comics 0921DC073 0921DC074 – DETECTIVE COMICS 2021 ANNUAL #1[...]
Batman And Mayor Nakano - A Better Future? Detective Comics #1045
How has your Gotham Gossip been of late? Officer Nakano first appeared in Detective Comics #1027 in a story by Mariko Tamaki, Dan Mora and Tamra Bonvillain Things did not go well for him under attack from the Joker Batman saved his life – but not that of his partner And Nakano was injured in the process. Detective Comics #1027[...]
Joker's First Origin Is Restored & On Auction At Heritage Auctions
Joker has had many versions of his origin story told over the years, but none is better than the one told in Detective Comics #168 from 1951 I have always loved this look for Red Hood, with apologies to Jason Todd Nothing beats the look of a suited villain with a giant red hood on[...]
Detectivce Comics Continues Weekly In February As Shadows Of The Bat
Bleeding Cool told you all the gossip we had about the events leading up to the establishment of Arkham Tower, the backdrop to Detective Comics going weekly from January 2022 from DC Comics Now in February 2022, there is even more to learn with the solicitations for the Shadows Of The Bat event and a[...]
Bid On Ed Brubaker's Unpublished Batman Comic (Because He Was Fired)
I recall being very excited about this story and there was even a new villain in it, and Ryan's pages for the issue were the best. Bid On Ed Brubaker Unpublished Batman Comic (Because He Was Fired) The comic was meant to be Detective Comics #797, which ended up as a fill-in issue from the drawer by[...]
Cover image for DETECTIVE COMICS #1043 CVR A DAN MORA (FEAR STATE)
Detective Comics #1043 is in stores from DC Comics on Tuesday, continuing the Fear State Bat-crossover event and setting up Task Force Z next issues But first, police reform has come to Gotham City, the only place in the country where outsourcing it to a nebulous private security firm is actually an ethical upgrade Check[...]
Batman 'Rainbow Batman' Detective Comics Issue At Heritage Auctions
Check out the multi-colored Batman down below. Detective Comics Rainbow Batman CGC Credit Heritage Auctions I Think Batman Looks Best In Pink "Detective Comics #241 (DC, 1957) CGC FN+ 6.5 Cream to off-white pages Featuring "The Rainbow Batman" and Robin Sheldon Moldoff cover and art Ruben Moreira art Overstreet 2021 FN 6.0 value = $387; VF 8.0 value[...]
Cover image for DETECTIVE COMICS #1042 CVR A DAN MORA
All this time, Batman has been wearing the mask on the wrong part of his face, and it's finally come back to haunt him! In this preview of Detective Comics #1042, Batman has become infected by a Vile virus, and now he's going on a super-spreading rampage in Gotham City! Check out a preview of[...]
Danny DeVito Writes Penguin In DC Comics November 2021 Solicitations
Here are a few solicited plot points of note, cut and shunted around. Batman #117 On leaving Gotham: BATMAN #117: The shocking conclusion to "Fear State" is here…Will Batman ever be the same? BATMAN: URBAN LEGENDS #10: Tim Drake goes to make peace with Batman before he leaves Gotham. BATMAN: FEAR STATE: OMEGA #1: As Gotham's Fear State comes to[...]
Cover image for DETECTIVE COMICS #1041 CVR A DAN MORA
But in Detective Comics #1041, the tables have turned, and its mentally ill criminals who will exercise vigilante justice on Batman, according to the solicit, at least Check out the preview below. DETECTIVE COMICS #1041 DC Comics 0621DC101 0621DC102 – DETECTIVE COMICS #1041 CVR B LEE BERMEJO CARD STOCK VAR – $5.99 (W) Mariko Tamaki, Matthew Rosenberg (A) Dan Mora,[...]
Yet Another Rando Knows Who Batman Is? (Detective Comics Spoilers)
Though thanks to DC, Tuesday Titans too. If any other retailers would like to report their top sellers, please contact richjohnston@bleedingcool.com. Detective Comics #1040 Spoilers Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List of the week Detective Comics #1,040 BRZRKR #4 Amazing Spider-Man #71 Infinite Frontier #3 Superman Son of Kal-El #1 Fantastic Four #34 Star Wars #15 Batman Superman #20 Something Is Killing The Children #18 Amazing Fantasy #1 Thanks[...]
Yet Another Rando Knows Who Batman Is? (Detective Comics Spoilers)
How many people know that Bruce Wayne is Batman? Not as many know Clark Kent is Superman these days since he told the world, but it seems that Bruce is getting more and more careless.  Today's Detective Comics #1040 by Mariko Tamaki and Dan Mora adds another to the list of villains from Ra's Al[...]
Cover image for DETECTIVE COMICS #1040 CVR A DAN MORA
Detective Comics #1040 is in stores from DC Comics on Tuesday, and in this preview, we find Bruce Wayne thrown in the drunk tank at a Gotham City police station No, DC isn't doing their own version of Demon in a Bottle Bruce needs to clear his name so he can get back to the[...]
Detective Comics #44 from the Promise Collection, DC Comics, 1940.
 There are more details about that background in a previous post regarding this incredible collection of comic books.  And over the course of a few dozen articles in this new series of posts, we will also be revealing the complete listing of the collection. Detective Comics #44 from the Promise Collection, DC Comics, 1940. This collection began[...]
Cover image for DETECTIVE COMICS #1039 CVR A DAN MORA
Detective Comics #1039 is in stores from DC Comics on Tuesday, and the solicit promises a SHOCKING CHARACTER DEATH,  which just happens to be one of Joe Quesada's famous "22 Cheap Sales-Boosting Gimmicks That Always Work" (every good comics editor keeps a copy of the listicle pinned in their cubicle) But who will it be?[...]