BATMAN: BEYOND THE WHITE KNIGHT # 1 & # 2 COLLECTED IN SHOWCASE EDITION
The first issue has previously received a second print; Showcase Edition includes new cover image by series writer and artist Sean Gordon Murphy
** SPOILER ALERT! ** The Joker is alive AND Harley Quinn is married to Bruce Wayne ?! A lot has happened in the first two issues of Batman: Beyond the White Knight from author and artist Sean Gordon Murphy.
After fans’ enthusiasm led to the sold-out of two releases of the first issue and the recently released second issue, DC will bring the two issues together so fans can be captured by the series in a showcase edition in prestige format. The new print, which is available in local comic book stores on Tuesday, May 31, has a new cover done by Murphy, which will be unveiled in the week of May 2.
Batman: Beyond the White Knight # 1: A lot can change in 10 years, especially in Gotham! Batman, aka Bruce Wayne, may be behind bars, but the real criminals are still out there. Gotham Motors CEO Derek Powers has taken control of the Wayne family’s assets and is using them to transform the GTO and the city they have vowed to protect. Crime has dropped, but what does it cost? A new Batman has appeared in Powers’ city, and only Bruce is fully aware of the dangers ahead. It’s time to ruin the cloak forever, but he needs the help of one of his forgotten sons to do so. Enter Jason Todd … the first Robin ?! In this exciting sequel to the magnificent comic book hits Batman: White Knight and Batman: Curse of the White Knight, author / artist Sean Murphy invites audiences to go beyond the Gotham they know to discover a captivating new version of the city and its heroes . Welcome to the world of Neo-Gotham and Beyond the White Knights!
Batman: Beyond the White Knight # 2: The humble beginnings of Terry McGinnis are revealed as Bruce Wayne becomes Gotham’s most wanted man! With the GTO on the case, does Captain Dick Grayson have what it takes to overthrow his old mentor? It’s father to son in the next chapter of this fan favorite series! Plus, an unexpected ally from Bruce’s past could hold the key to saving the future. Harley Quinn is back and ready to knock you out! Go beyond the Gotham you know to discover an exciting new view of the city and its heroes. Welcome to the world of Neo-Gotham and Beyond the White Knights!
The third issue of Batman: Beyond The White Knight will be available in local comic book stores on Tuesday, May 24th.
Batman: Beyond the White Knight # 3: Gotham’s future is coming to destroy its past! Batman … killer? After discovering that Bruce Wayne facilitated the murder of his father, Terry goes on a hunt, ready to unleash as Batman Beyond. The clock is ticking for Bruce in more ways than one after Harley Quinn’s daughter disappears. And if she takes after her father, the fate of the city is in her hands! Can the former Batman find and stop her before the police do?
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BATMAN: BEYOND THE WHITE KNIGHT SHOWCASE EDITION
Numbers 1 and 2
Written by Sean Murphy
Art and cover by Sean Murphy
Colors by Dave Stewart
5.99 USA | 48 PAGES
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