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May 11, 2021
| ISBN 9781779505835
Mar 24, 2020
| ISBN 9781401294847
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May 11, 2021 | ISBN 9781779505835
Mar 24, 2020 | ISBN 9781401294847
The Dark Knight embarks on a global adventure!Batman takes on an old foe outside of the Gotham City limits when the Riddler’s theft of a Fabergé egg leads the Dark Knight thousands of miles away in search of answers. When the immortal super-villain Vandal Savage joins forces with the Riddler, Batman is transported to the Old West and meets the original owner of the egg, gunslinger Jonah Hex! Along with Jonah, the Dark Knight teams up with fellow heroes including Green Arrow and Green Lantern on a quest to find the Riddler and crack the egg’s dangerous power. But will these superheroes get the edge over the most brilliant villain Batman has ever faced? Or will the Riddler’s nefarious scheme run its course exactly as the clever criminal planned? Find out in Batman: Universe! From the stellar creative team of legendary writer Brian Michael Bendis (Superman) and fan-favorite artist Nick Derington (Doom Patrol), this hardcover edition collects Batman: Universe #1-6 and a host of behind-the-scenes extras.
In this all-new original story written by Brian Michael Bendis, Batman is pushed to his limit as he sets off in search of an item with the potential to destroy the universe as we know it! Batman isn’t the only one looking for this item though. It’s a race to the finish line with the fate of the universe hanging in the balance!The Riddler has stolen a priceless jeweled egg, and Batman is on his trail, chasing him from Gotham to Gorilla City and points beyond. But when Batman catches up with the crook, he realizes something is wrong with his old foe. The egg is possessed of some strange power that is scrambling Riddler’s brain. The clue to what this is may lie in who hired Riddler to steal the egg: Vandal Savage. What does the immortal mastermind want with it? Batman’s quest is like a tour of the DC Universe, spanning space and even time. Guest stars include Green Lantern, Green Arrow, Deathstroke, Jonah Hex and more!Brian Michael Bendis (Action Comics, Young Justice, Pearl) and Nick Derington (Doom Patrol) weave a tale that leads the Dark Knight on a wild-goose chase across the DC Universe, tracking down a mysterious artifact that contains the literal key to humanity’s survival!This collects Batman: Universe #1-6.
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