Crime boss Edward “King” Barlowe dies and in his will leaves his archrival, the Joker, a large fortune of $250,000,000. The Joker immediately goes on a shopping spree, even searching for a replacement for Harley Quinn, but realizes too late that almost all of the money is fake as a joke of Barlowe’s to trick […]
Three holiday-themed vignettes: Poison Ivy and Harley Quinn kidnap Bruce Wayne and use his credit cards for a shopping spree. While shopping for a gift for her father, Barbara Gordon spots a group of shoplifters that turn out to be portions of Clayface. Batman and Robin race to stop the Joker from killing the crowd […]
During a fight with the Scarecrow, Batgirl is ambushed on a rooftop and falls to her death. Having watched his daughter’s demise, Jim Gordon blames Batman for her fate and vows revenge, recruiting Bane in the process.
The Scarecrow develops a new toxin that, rather than inducing fear, eliminates it, making average people incredibly reckless and dangerous, including Batman. It is now up to Robin, to save his mentor and foil Scarecrow’s plot.
Exposure to a weird mixture of chemicals, including the Joker’s laughing gas, changes straitlaced newsman Jack Ryder into the crazed Creeper. He looks to kill the Joker, and develops a much-unwanted crush on Harley.
When on patrol on his own, Robin runs into Nightwing and he tells Robin the story of how he and Batman grew apart. The story reveals how Batgirl discovered Batman and the original Robin’s true identities and also explains some of what went wrong with Barbara and Dick’s relationship.
Robin fights to protect a young girl with amnesia named Annie who is being stalked by her “father”, who turns out to be Clayface. Having created the girl from his own body to scout out the city, he now intends to reabsorb her.
Baby-Doll becomes enamored of Killer Croc and the pair forms a very unlikely, yet very successful, criminal duo. However, their partnership soon falls apart when Baby-Doll learns that Croc is only using her to further his own criminal career.
In an effort to further distance himself from Batman, Nightwing tries to go it alone to stop a smuggling ring and gets unexpected help from the seductive Catwoman, who attempts a somewhat sensual relationship with him.