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‘Batman/Catwoman Special’ #1 coming July from Tom King and John Paul Leon

‘Batman/Catwoman Special’ is all about the idyllic Bat/Cat romance.

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DC Comics has announced superstar duo Tom King and John Paul Leon will reunite for a Batman/Catwoman special this July. Set for release July 20th, Batman/Catwoman Special #1 will feature colors by Dave Stewart as well as run 48-pages long.

So what’s it about? 

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The Batman/Catwoman series shows readers the romance between Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle as it changed over their lives, but what about their connections from before they became costumed adventurers? Whether it was fate or coincidence, this story gives even more reasons why Selina and Bruce’s connection is one of the most enduring love affairs in comics.

'Batman/Catwoman Special' #1 coming July from Tom King and John Paul Leon 'Batman/Catwoman Special' #1 coming July from Tom King and John Paul Leon 'Batman/Catwoman Special' #1 coming July from Tom King and John Paul Leon

Fans can pick up variant covers by John Paul Leon, Lee Weeks and Bill Sienkiewicz. Check out two of those covers below.

For more on this DC Comics news, read the official press release below.

This July, the Eisner nominated “Black Death in America” team of Tom King and John Paul Leon will reunite for a one-shot interlude in Tom King, Clay Mann and Tomeu Morey’s twelve-issue Batman/Catwoman comic book maxiseries. This special one-off issue, meticulously illustrated by John Paul Leon (Batman: Creature of the Night) with color by Dave Stewart, traces the life of Selina Kyle from her earliest days to her entry into the criminal underworld, and reveals that Bruce was actually a presence in her life all along.

Some great romances are destined to be.

The Batman/Catwoman series shows readers the romance between Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle as it changed over their lives, but what about their connections from before they became costumed adventurers? Whether it was fate or coincidence, this story gives even more reasons why Selina and Bruce’s connection is one of the most enduring love affairs in comics.

Batman/Catwoman Special #1 by Tom King, John Paul Leon and Dave Stewart arrives on July 20 with card stock covers by John Paul Leon, Lee Weeks (variant) and Bill Sienkiewicz (variant). The Batman/Catwoman Special will retail for $5.99 US for 48 pages and will carry DC’s Black Label content descriptor, indicating content appropriate for readers ages 17+.

For more information on Batman/Catwoman and the World’s Greatest Super Heroes, check out the DC Comics website at www.dccomics.com, and DC follow on social media @DCComics and @thedcnation.

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