Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? #1
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Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? #1

Writer: Neil Gaiman Artist: Andy Kubert Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: September 10, 2009 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 6
7.3Critic Rating
7.0User Rating

Best-selling author Neil Gaiman (The Sandman) joins a murderer's row of talented artists in lending his unique touch to the Batman mythos for this collection! Spotlighting the story "Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader?" from Batman #686 and Detective Comics #853, Gaiman joins artist Andy Kubert and inker Scott Williams for a story that shines a new light on the Batman mythos. Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? also collects Gaiman stories from Secret Origins #36, Secret Origins Special #1, and Batman Black And White #2. This collection is not to be missed!

  • 9.6
    Outright Geekery - Antonio Pedro Aug 3, 2019

    If it's not already established, I love this book. From its mythological atmosphere, to its impactful artwork, to its simple but beautiful theme. There is nothing about this story I don't like, and I recommend it to literally every Batman fan, young or old. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Comics Bulletin - Jason Sacks Sep 9, 2009

    It's hard to remember a book that's more frustrating than this one. There are so many moments in this book that seem to show the potential for this story to be great. But when the moments are put together, readers get a story that never quite falls together. With this and "Metamorpho," it's become obvious that it's time for me to give up on Neil Gaiman's comics work. Wake me up when he gets paid to really spend time on a comics story. Read Full Review

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