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Batman #1

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Fifteen years ago, Bruce Wayne witnesses the murder of his parents by a mugger. Devastated, he vows to avenge their deaths and dedicate his life to fighting crime.

As years pass, Bruce becomes a skilled scientist and trains his body to perfection.

One night, while contemplating his future in his father’s mansion, he realizes he needs a disguise that strikes fear into criminals. Suddenly, a bat flies through the window, inspiring him. Bruce interprets it as a sign and decides to become a bat. Embracing his new identity, he becomes the Batman, a dark figure and avenger of evil.

This is the origin story of Batman, who seeks justice and fights against crime in Gotham City.

Publication Date
Kindle Edition
Print Length
54 pages
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    Even this early in his history, much of The Bat-Man’s modus operandi is already established, and the addition of The Joker really highlights how good a character he is and how talented these creators are.

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