Batgirl Vol. 4 #16


“Death of the Family: Collision, Part Three — Ceremony” -- 20 pages

  • written by Gail Simone
  • pencils by Ed Benes (pages 1-10) and Daniel Sampere (pages 11-20)
  • inks by Ed Benes (pages 1-10) and Vicente Cifuentes (pages 11-20)
  • continues directly from Batgirl Vol. 4 #15
  • Barbara Gordon stops the marriage ceremony in process and attacks the Joker’s goons, whereupon her brother (James Gordon Jr.) appears from the shadows and says their mother is safe
  • as Batgirl continues to fight, James Jr. knocks her out, intending to trade his sister for the life of his mother

the Joker takes Batgirl, and the James Jr. flees; as Batgirl awakes, she sees the Joker holding a cupped platter with something bloody contained within; published 16 Jan 2013

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Batman Vol. 2 #13 (variant)DC Relaunch Batman: “Death of the Family” (2012-2013)

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Tagged , Daniel Sampere (pages 11-20), , , Ed Benes (pages 1-10), , Vicente Cifuentes (pages 11-20).