It is a foe Batman can see and hear, but he cannot touch. It will strike only once, yet will change his life forever. Already weakened by a devastating plague, Gotham City is struck by an unexpected force of nature: an earthquake that registers over 7.5 on the Richter scale! In a single instant the Batcave and Wayne Manor are left in ruins, thousands are dead and the Batman is among the missing. With the city quickly plunging into darkness, the only thing that stands between Gotham and complete chaos is Nightwing, Robin, and the rest of the Bat-Family. Will the Dark Knight return in time and save what’s left of Gotham? Or is this a disaster so devastating that the city my never fully recover? BATMAN: CATACLYSM collects for the first time the complete crossover event that changed Batman and Gotham City forever.
Softcover, 469 pages, full color. Cover price $29.99.
June 16, 2015
ORIGINAL COLLECTION INFORMATION: Edit
Collects Batman #553-554, Detective Comics #719-721, Batman Shadow of the Bat #73-74, Nightwing #19-20, Catwoman #56, Robin #53, Batman Chronicles #12, Batman Blackgate Isle of Men #1, and Batman: Spoiler/Huntress: Blunt Trauma #1.
Already weakened by a debilitating plague, Gotham City is struck by a devastating earthquake that registers 7.5 on the Richter scale. In a single instant the batcave and Wayne Manor are destroyed, thousands dead, and Batman missing.
Softcover, 320 pages, full color. Cover price $17.95.