BATMAN: CREATURE OF THE NIGHT, written by Kurt Busiek (ASTRO CITY) and drawn by John Paul Leon (MOTHER PANIC) is a stand-alone story set outside of regular continuity in 1968 Boston, MA. The victim of the brutal murder of his family, young Bruce sees grief and rage build inside himself...until something strange starts taking wing in the Gotham night! Something similar to the comics he's been reading his whole life. As life begins to imitate art, will Bruce Wainwright be able to live up to his fictional namesake? A deliberatel spiritual companion to the beloved SUPERMAN: SECRET IDENTITY, BATMAN: CREATURE OF THE NIGHT puts a new spin you've never seen before on the legend of Batman--and the dark emotions that drive him! This volume collects issues #1-4 of the critically acclaimed miniseries.
Publisher: DC Comics
Number of pages: 208
Dimensions: 259 x 168 mm
"A spiritual sequel of sorts to Secret Identity...has all the makings of another great superhero story." --IGN
"Destined to sit with the great Batman stories, this is a must-read...a beautiful story well told." --Comicosity
"A crime and horror hybrid." --A.V. Club
"One of those rare instances of artistic synergy that transcends other Bat tales and resonates long after reading." --Syfy