Batman: The Knight #2

Writer: Chip Zdarsky Artist: Carmine Di Giandomenico Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: February 16, 2022 Cover Price: $4.99 Critic Reviews: 13 User Reviews: 37
8.6Critic Rating
8.3User Rating

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Bruce Wayne’s journey toward becoming the Dark Knight has begun, and he has many hard lessons to learn before his education is complete. His adventure begins in the City of Lights, Paris, where he’ll train with a world-renowned cat burglar and come into contact with a horrifying serial killer stalking the city’s wealthy elite...

  • 10
    ComicBook.com - Jenna Anderso Feb 16, 2022

    If you're not already on board with Batman: The Knight, you need to change that right away. Read Full Review

  • 9.4
    Comic Watch - Bethany W Pope Feb 15, 2022

    This is a brilliant, brazen, glimpse into the crucible that forged The Batman. I cannot recommend it highly enough. Read Full Review

  • 9.2
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Feb 15, 2022

    Di Giandomenico delivers some great visuals throughout the story. The action is thrilling and the character designs are fantastic. There is great style to the art that is enjoyable and full of energy. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Batman-News - Cam Lipham Feb 15, 2022

    This is the first Batman book that's had me genuinely excited in a long time. Go check it out! Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Geek Dad - Ray Goldfield Feb 15, 2022

    While it's not quite as emotionally powerful as the first issue, this installment takes Bruce a long way down the line to actually becoming Batman. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    AIPT - Ronnie Gorham Feb 15, 2022

    Batman: The Knight #2 tells a great story worthy of the Batman legacy, and I can't wait to see what happens next. If you're not reading this series, fear not, as this is only the second entry, so you still have time to catch up. Support your local comics retailer and get your copy of Batman: The Knight #2 today. Read Full Review

  • 8.8
    Weird Science - Jim Werner Feb 15, 2022

    Batman: The Detective #2 is another good issue and should convince some naysayers that this is a story worth retelling.  It looks great and is easy to recommend to most readers. Read Full Review

  • 8.3
    Comic Watch - Jeff Brister Feb 15, 2022

    While it's an almost-great issue on its own, Batman: The Knight #2 feels slightly unnecessary when compared to similar stories from the past. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    BGCP - Michael Lennox Feb 22, 2022

    This stranger in s strange land take on the Dark Knight evolution is an interesting tale but cramming in the serial killer seems a bit of an overkill. The story was already strong enough with confident Lucie and petulant Bruce adding an array of skills to him and providing a blueprint to how his other skills will be learned. Sometimes less is more but still a worthwhile read. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    DC Comics News - Carl Bryan Feb 24, 2022

    Maybe a lot" the art, the cover art, the script is very solid. Bruce is not cocky, dark nor confident. This book is starting to carve out its place on comic shelves everywhere. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    But Why Tho? - Collier "CJ" Jennings Feb 15, 2022

    Batman: The Knight #2continues to explore the Dark Knight's younger years, as he deals with the pitfalls of adolescence and grand larceny in Paris. With the ending featuring an appearance from one of Batman's most famous mentors, Bruce clearly still has some growing pains he needs to work through. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    The Comicbook Dispatch - Dispatchdcu Feb 15, 2022

    THE DISPATCHIf youre looking for a different side of Bruce Wayne thats not been thoroughly explored by many writers, BATMAN: THE KNIGHT #2 is most certainly for you. This issue by Zdarsky finds a young Bruce Wayne in Paris honing different aspects of his craft. And in this issue of BATMAN: THE KNIGHT, readers will see the first encounter with Henri Ducard as well as his beginning machinations with cat burglars (cough… could… CATWOMAN). Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Dark Knight News - Steve J Ray Feb 16, 2022

    Batman: The Knight #2 is a good comic. If you're new to them or to the world of the Dark Knight then it's definitely worth picking up. If you've been a Batman fan and/or reading comics for close to 50 years, then maybe something else would be more your speed. Read Full Review

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