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From GEOFF JOHNS and GARY FRANK, the acclaimed team behind SUPERMAN: SECRET ORIGIN and the SHAZAM! stories in JUSTICE LEAGUE!

In the tradition of SUPERMAN: EARTH ONE, this spectacular original graphic novel gives new insight into BRUCE WAYNE'S transformation into BATMAN and his first year as THE DARK KNIGHT.

In this all new take on the Batman mythos, Bruce Wayne is on the hunt for his parents' killer. His target? The Mayor of Gotham City!

Plus, who is Alfred Pennyworth – and why is he so determined to put an end to the Batman?

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4.54 stars 4.54/5 Stars Average score of 12 user reviews

One of the more 'human' Batman stories 0

First off, who doesn't like a good superhero origin story? There interesting to read, have a solid beginning/middle/end (boy lands on planet, boy grows up and learns he has powers, boy becomes superhero) and most of all, most superhero origins are iconic to the comics mythos. And who could forger one of the most iconic origins in comics ever, the origin of the Dark Knight. It has been retold, flashbacked and even drastically altered in many comics, games and movies all of which have little to do...

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Ultimate Batman 0

Batman Earth One is a great way of creating an alternate Batman on a parallel Earth. It bares similarities with Frank MIllar's Batman Year One though it improves on it big time. Earth One is what I'd call a next generation Batman Graphic Novel it is set in the modern era because character have smart phones and it mentions blue ray. The premise of Batman Earth One is Batman parents are killed so Oswald Cobblepot (Penguin) can win an election for Mayor. Batman looks for leads to his parents death ...

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