Batman Vol. 2 #16


“Death of the Family: Castle of Cards” -- 22 pages

  • written by Scott Snyder
  • pencils by Greg Capullo
  • inks by Jonathan Glapion
  • Batman journeys through Arkham Asylum, encountering various villains along the way until he makes it to the Joker, where he learns that the Joker has captured the Batman Family and surrenders
  • from the end of the previous issue, through this one, and through most of the next issue, both Batman and the Joker are occupied, prohibiting their appearance elsewhere

“Judgement” -- 6 pages

  • written by Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV
  • art by Jock
  • continues directly from “Death of the Family: Castle of Cards”

published 16 Jan 2013

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Batman Vol. 2 #16 (variant)

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