Batman: Nightwalker #1
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Batman: Nightwalker #1

Writer: Stuart Moore, Marie Lu Artist: Chris Wildgoose Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: September 25, 2019 Cover Price: $16.99 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 1
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9.5User Rating

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This action-packed graphic novel based on the New York Times bestselling novel by Marie Lu transports readers to the shadowy gates of Arkham Asylum, where Gotham City's darkest mysteries reside...and which now threatens to imprison young Bruce Wayne. A ruthless new gang of criminals known only as Nightwalkers is terrorizing Gotham, and the city's elite are being taken out one by one. On the way home from his 18th birthday party, newly minted billionaire Bruce Wayne makes an impulsive choice that puts him in their crosshairs and lands him in Arkham Asylum, the once-infamous mental hospital. There, he meets Madeleine Wallace, a brilliant killer more

  • 10
    AIPT - Ronnie Gorham Sep 18, 2019

    Batman: Nightwalker is an exceptionally well written and drawn Bruce Wayne story that highlights why he is the world's greatest detective. Read Full Review

  • 9.7
    Major Spoilers - Wayne Hall Sep 27, 2019

    Madeline is not what he expects, though, and it leads Bruce's family, business, and friends into danger. Read Full Review

  • 9.6
    The Daily Fandom - Shareca Coleman Oct 1, 2019

    I would be lying if I said this wasn't a necessary read if you love Batman and Bruce Wayne. Honestly, we have had a few favorites in the past few months from DC. They are creating these narratives for teenagers that are being done incredibly well. The stories are modern, but they aren't changing the character we know and love. They are not modifying the personality of Bruce, but instead, making the narrative more kid-friendly if necessary. That is important to understand. Read Full Review

  • 9.5
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Oct 2, 2019

    Not only is it a great Batman story, it's a great Bruce Wayne story " one of the rarest things in comics. Read Full Review

  • 8.4
    Forces Of Geek - Lenny Schwartz Oct 2, 2019

    Stuart Moore does a decent job getting this story to the comic book page. The real star here is Wildgoose. His art is vibrant and the storytelling is excellent on his part. He has taken a very standard story and made it great. His art alone is worth the price of admission. A decent book with a great look to it, Batman: Nightwalker was very enjoyable. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Batman-News - Jay Yaws Oct 1, 2019

    Batman: Nightwalker is an enjoyable take on the Batman mythos, and one of the stronger DC Ink books to date. The story is fairly boilerplate, but there's quite a bit of good character work here, and it's visually stunning from beginning to end. It stands on its own well enough, and piques my curiosity to the point that I want to check out the novel it's based on as well. Read Full Review

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