"Batman" Dark Knight, Dark City

    Story arc »

    A Dark secret from the past returns

    Short summary describing this arc.

    "Batman" Dark Knight, Dark City last edited by downinthesewer on 02/18/24 11:05PM View full history

    Plot Summary

    Beneath the brick and mortar of modern Gotham, a centuries old secret stirs.

    Batman is led through a labyrinthine urban maze by his old nemesis the Riddler, who seems to have changed into an abominable monster with one purpose: to drive Batman insane. Why the elaborate ruses and constructs? What is the Riddler really trying to achieve? Find out in Dark Knight, Dark City.

    Collected Editions

    DC Comics Presents - Batman: Dark City, Dark Knight

    Post-Crisis Influences

    Grant Morrison would later take this story's occult connections and incorporate into his Batman story. A scene similar to the story shown in flashbacks from 1765 is shown in Batman and Robin #16


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