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Some Batman Covers For December

How do these make you feel?

What's in store for Batman this December?  DC has unveiled three covers including Batman 80-Page Giant by Andy Kubert, Batman#694 from writer/artist Tony Daniel  and Detective Comics #860 by J.H. Williams.

What do you think?  Which one do you like best?  What makes a really nice cover in your opinion?  Is it strictly the art?  The characters involved?  What is happening on the cover?  Does it bother you if the cover is just a random pose of the character and not really related to the actual story?
Posted by Grendel

Very nice (Especially the Kubert one) but none of them are really teasing much.

Posted by King Quisling

Great stuff. Williams' Batwomens hand look kinda dwarfish compared to her head.....

Posted by Mbecks14
@King Quisling said:
" Great stuff. Williams' Batwomens hand look kinda dwarfish compared to her head..... "
Posted by FoxxFireArt

I like the first one. Good detail, nice angle selected, and a very interesting city scape drawn. Only complain are those stubby little ears on the cowl.

Posted by Moomin123

Posted by The Crimson Nutcase

I like the first one the best... 
I HATE when the cover has nothing to do w/ the actual story...variants should be used for that.

Posted by batarrowlantern

who is the bat carrying

Posted by Psychotime

What the heck happened to Batwoman's hands?

Edited by E.I.S.A.M.

The proportions don't look right on Batwoman's hands. They're to small compared to her head.

Posted by burr787
@batarrowlantern said:
" who is the bat carrying "
I think that it's onyx. She is the leader of a gang that fights against the black mask.
Overall, both Batman covers are excellent and get me excited. ^_^
Posted by E.I.S.A.M.
@batarrowlantern: @batarrowlantern said:
" who is the bat carrying "
Some crack head... Cracky  Mcgillicudy?
Posted by jakob187

LOVE the Kubert piece.  The Daniel piece is nice, albeit a little cliched...but the white background just doesn't do it for me.  The Williams piece is cool, too. 
Personally, the Kubert piece is the best cover of them all.  What makes a good cover?  Good art, good scene being played out, good emotion in the character, but you really do have to put the overlay onto the art to get a sense of whether it's a good cover or not.

Posted by Archetype

I like the second one, not particularly crazy about how the cowl/cape looks but specifically I like Dick's face and expression.At least he isn't smiling?...8|

Posted by AGES

I like the first one looks like a classic batman stand.
Posted by TheBug

Is that Onyx. Jesus whens the last time we saw her?
Posted by ARMIV

I don't really care for the Batwoman one,but then again I was never really into her character.

Posted by Sanman24

Andy Kubert is King !!!!!!  havnt read the Batwoman stuff ....the art doesnt do anything for me... but...  

Posted by NightFang

Nice cover, love the artwork.

Posted by Kyle C

I really the detail in the first one.

Posted by Om1kron

The first one is buckwild, so much detail in the background.   

Posted by Media_Master

I like the second pick the most

Posted by shamanking

the covers look awesome.

Posted by SUPER-MAN 23

The covers look like something is going to happen

Posted by Rothschild

I like the first one my only complain is minimal... The ears could've been a lil more pronounced..
Posted by fueljunky

The first is classic Batman done really well. I got a little excited about the 2nd one at first cause I thought it was Damian and they were killing off the character (a guy can dream can't he), and the third one looks just wrong unless the issue has Batwoman get zapped with a giant-head ray or something.

Posted by 04nbod

I feel all Batman covers are really similar

Posted by hero vs. villian

It be a trio of awesome if it wasn't for the Tony Daniel horse%#$@ he calls "art".