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A young Bruce Wayne has spent his adolescence and early adulthood, traveling the world so he could hone his body and mind into the perfect fighting and investigative machine. But now as he returns to Gotham City, he must find a way to focus his passion and bring justice to his city. Retracing Batman's first attempts to fight injustice as a costumed vigilante, we watch as he chooses a guise of a giant bat, creates an early bond with a young Lieutenant James Gordon, inadvertently plays a role in the birth of Catwoman, and helps to bring down a corrupt political system that infests Gotham.

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4.17 stars 4.17/5 Stars Average score of 15 user reviews

Batman - Year One 0

During the last two days i've read "Year One" four times. I seriously think now it's the best graphic novel ever made. For my entire life i agreed with the most people and rankings and stuff that the greatest Graphic Novel is either "Watchmen" or "The Dark Knight Returns". And i really love both of these stories ( TDKR a little bit more i think ) but now, i think they are no match for this masterpiece.STORYWhat i love about this comic's story is that it never gets boring. There's so many diffren...

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Dark and captivating. The way the Dark Knight should be. 0

Originally written 10-1-11Bruce Wayne returns to Gotham City after being away for over ten years. He returned with a mission to wage war against the criminal element. He has the will and the training but something is missing. Lt. James Gordon is a transfer cop from Chicago and he must fight his own battles. However, his fight is not exactly with the easy to see street level hoods. These two kindred souls are fighting for the same cause. But will their different methods turn them into bitter enem...

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