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DC Preview: Batman: Urban Legends #1

Batman: Urban Legends #1 features four tales.

Batman may be the biggest name in Gotham City, but there are lots of other heroes-and villains-who will get a turn to shine in Batman: Urban Legends, a brand-new monthly series tying into the biggest events in Gotham City. The series begins with these can’t-miss tales:

• Superstar writer Chip Zdarsky enters the world of Gotham City with celebrated Detective Comics and DC Future State: Robin Eternal artist Eddy Barrows for a six-part story chronicling Red Hood’s investigation of a new drug sweeping through Gotham. It’s a night that will change his life forever-and put him in Batman’s crosshairs.

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• Writer of the DC Future State “Grifters” story Matthew Rosenberg picks up where he left off, continuing from the pages of Batman #101! Superstar artist Ryan Benjamin joins the team as we learn why Cole Cash is in Gotham in a tale that hints at what Halo might be…and we also get Batman vs. Grifter-round two!

• New Harley Quinn writer Stephanie Phillips and DC Future State: The Next Batman artist Laura Braga join forces for a Harley tale set just before the launch of her new series. Harley’s determined to sort out her history with Poison Ivy-but first, she’ll have to find her!

• Coming off the DC Future State “Outsiders” tale, writer Brandon Thomas begins a three-part saga reuniting Black Lightning, Katana, and Metamorpho. But this reunion quickly turns into a confrontation with a figure from Katana’s past, in a story drawn by fan-favorite artist Max Dunbar (Champions, Dungeons and Dragons, Judge Dredd)!

Batman: Urban Legends #1

Written by
Stephanie Phillips
Matthew Rosenberg
Brandon Thomas
Chip Zdarsky
Pencils
Eddy Barrows
Ryan Benjamin
Laura Braga
Max Dunbar
Marcus To
Inks
Ryan Benjamin
Laura Braga
Max Dunbar
Eber Ferreira
Marcus To
Colored by
Antonio Fabela
Luis Guerrero
Adriano Lucas
Ivan Plascencia
Cover by Hicham Habchi – Pyroow
Release Date: March 9, 2021

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