Batman: War Games #1

    Batman: War Games » Batman: War Games #1 - Act One: Outbreak released by DC Comics on February 2005.

    Collection of reprints

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    Act One: Outbreak last edited by palsunstar on 06/13/23 07:30PM View full history

    The opening act of 2004's hit crossover starring Gotham City's heroes can be found in BATMAN: WAR GAMES ACT ONE featuring an all-new cover by Eisner Award-winning artist James Jean. A clash between Gotham's underworld families erupts into a wave of chaos that engulfs the city. Batman must use every available asset - Oracle, Batgirl, Nightwing, Orpheus, Onyx and Tarantula - to preserve life and contain the chaos!

    A reprint collection from the following comic books:

    Batman: The 12-Cent Adventure #1 (Prelude: No Help)

    Detective Comics #797 (Part 1: Flashpoint)

    Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight #182 (Part 2: Behind Enemy Lines)

    Nightwing (Volume 2) #96 (Part 3: A Sort of Homecoming)

    Batman: Gotham Knights #56 (Part 4: Rules of Engagement)

    Robin (Volume 2) #129 (Part 5: Alamo High)

    Batgirl #55 (Part 6: Total War)

    Catwoman (Volume 3) #34 (Part 7: Cold Hard Facts)

    Batman #631 (Part 8: Last Stand at Alamo High)


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    Let the Battles Begin 0

    I've recently decided to go through my entire Batman collection, and review them, but in graphic novel form as it'd take ages otherwise. This is my fourth review on the series now, and I've finally came to the first part of the epic War Games crossover, which was a big changing point in the Batman series.PlotAfter a meeting between all the gangs of Gotham City goes horribly wrong, a gigantic gang war breaks out, and Batman along with as many people as he can get to help must stop it.ReviewThis w...

    11 out of 11 found this review helpful.

    War Breaks Out In Gotham 0

    The Story:All of Gotham City's crime families have shown up for a mysterious meeting. Things get out of control and a riot breaks out causing massive mayhem all around the city. The situation escalates so quickly that innocent lives are being caught in the crossfire. Batman with the help of Nightwing, Oracle, Batgirl, Orpheus, Onyx and Tarantula attempt to do everything to defuse the situation.  My Thoughts: This is the first act of three in the crime-related event known as War Games. So many di...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
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