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Batman Incorporated
Jan 2011 to Oct 2011 (8 Issues )
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Issue 2
Year
Feb 2011
Character
Robin
Role
One Image
Rating
Writer
Grant Morrison
Artist
Yanidck Paquette
Title:
"Resurrector!"
Story Arc:
-
After:
Batman Inc #1
Next:
Batman Inc #3
Official Summary Series: Grant Morrison continues his earth-shattering run on the Batman titles with this exciting, new ongoing series! Featuring; Art by the remarkable Yanick Paquette (SEVEN SOLDIERS: BULLETEER), BATMAN, INC. marks the next stage of evolution for The Dark Knight. This can't-miss series will star not just Bruce Wayne as Batman, but also a huge number of guest-stars! Don't miss out on this all-new start to a stunning direction for Batman!

Official Summary Issue 2:
The dynamic new era of Batman continues! The Dark Knight and Mr. Unknown - the Batman of Japan - go up against Lord Death Man. It's going to be a fight to the end that could see the failure of Batman, Inc. before it's even begun!

I should state from the beginning, the idea of Batman Inc simply doesn't work for me. Batman is supposed to be an enigma. A creature of the night who may well be supernatural. This I see as an essential component of who and what Batman is. The idea of more than one Batman weakens the entire concept. All of the sudden, Batman isn't an avenging angel, but a corporation with a title. While I understand why DC may like to investigate such an idea, I believe it would have been more suitable as an Elseworld's series and not the majar event affecting all Bat titles.

Back to this issue - Dick appears in one image... a flash back. Now, it may be Jason, but I'm guessing it is Dick because Bruce emphasises that it happened a 'long' time ago.

Not my favourite art.

   


Issue 4
Year
April 2011
Character
Robin
Role
Minor
Rating
Writer
Grant Morrison
Artist
Chris Burnham
Title:
"The Kane Affair"
Story Arc:
-
After:
Batman Inc #3
Next:
Batman Inc #5
Official Summary While the new Batwoman fights someone dressed as the orginal Batwoman, Kathy Kane, in Gotham City, Batman and Gaugho are still in a trap sprung by El Sombrero and Scorpiana in Argentina. They have to fight each other or three orphans will die. We learn that somehow the death of Kathy Kane is related to recent events.

Dick appears in flashbacks to the 'old days' showing what he thought of Batwoman and his life as a hero. The art attempts to emulate the art of the period and while the idea is clever, I'm not sure the artist pulled it off. Dick is shown to be a bit spoilt and precious. This story didn't work for me.
               


Issue 6
Year
June 2011
Character
Batman
Role
Minor
Rating
Writer
Grant Morrison
Artist
Chris Burnham
Title:
"Nyktomorph"
Story Arc:
-
After:
Batman Inc #5
Next:
Batman Inc #7
Official Summary Wayne Enterprises’ latest press conference is interrupted by a strange new gang led by a villain calling himself “Emoticon-Man” - and Red Robin is appointed as the leader of the Batman Inc. stealth team (better known as The Outsiders) in the next chapter of Grant Morrison’s globe-spanning Batman epic.

Dick is seen in a couple of scenes. The first is with Batman and Robin as they finalize things with Commissioner Gordon, who appears surprised there is more than one Batman. I would have thought that at the very least he knew Dick wasn't the original one. Bruce promises that the Bat-team have the Commissioner's back and he is given a Batbadge... a wee bit juvenile in my opinion. Then the group do their traditional disappearing act.

Batman then assembles his team to take his fight global against their identified opponent - Leviathan. He then explains (though we don't hear it) what he saw as he travelled through time.

Next we see just Bruce, Dick and Damian, which seems fitting. These, along with Tim, are Bruce's family. He comments that there is no time for rehearsal, but that both Dick and Damian are good at improvisation. Dick asks if the future turns out okay. Bruce responds, "No. Not everyone's going to survive it." Very ominous.

I liked the fact that we saw these private scenes between Bruce and his sons... and not just Batman and his partners. There is a distinction here. Batman spoke to his assembled team and then Bruce spoke to his sons. I would have liked to have seen Tim there too.