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Issue 1
Year
July 2012
Character
Nightwing
Role
Minor
Rating
Writer
Scott Snyder
Artist
James Tynion IV
Title:
"First Snow"
Story Arc:
Night of the Owls
After:
Batman: The Dark Knight #9
Next:
Catwoman #9
Official Summary:
MR. FREEZE is introduced to The New 52! What is Mr. Freeze's relationship to the COURT OF OWLS? Is he an ally or do they want him dead? "NIGHT OF THE OWLS" continues here!

Comment:
Snyder puts a new spin on Mr. Freeze's origin, which I quite liked. No longer Nora's legal husband, but rather a scientist who studied her and then became obsessed with her. In his own delusion, she is his wife. Nightwing appears with Robin for a few fleeting pages, but Synder writes their dynamic perfectly. I just love these two together. Dick is portayed as competent, but one must remember this is a Batman book and ultimately, it must be the big black bat that saves the day. I can live with that. Dick shows not only his total faith in Batman, but a complete understanding of the way Batman works and what Batman wants.

I rather like this artist.

               


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