Batman and Son

Batman and Son

Book - 2007
Average Rating:
4
3
1
 …
Rate this:
Collects no. 655-658 and 663-666 of the comic "Batman" in which the Dark Knight decides to take care of a boy who Talia claims is his son, but questions the young man's intentions and upbringing.
Publisher: New York : DC Comics, c2007.
ISBN: 9781401212414
1401212417
Branch Call Number: MORRI
Characteristics: 199 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

w
wrath231
Sep 22, 2014

I loved the artwork, the storytelling was unfortunately pretty wonky. Overall, it didnt really "flow" compared to other Batman works.

d
Draw
Jul 26, 2013

It was alright, overall. Not the greatest story, but Morrison's take on Batman is interesting.The art was wonderful, real, and raw.

k
kaching12
Jun 27, 2012

Great art, great story. Maybe not the best, but if you're a fan of Batman, definitely worth a read.

j
JonJonPoPong
Mar 10, 2010

How is it that batman will beat up/arrest a criminal who robs people or some goofy but fairly harmless super villain, yet batman's son (such a dumb idea) can go around murdering people yet he does nothing to the guy? This is whats wrong with American comic books, every 3 months someone new starts writing them and there's no real constant to the characters.
Its just stupid.
Also Damian as the name of his son who is evil? Really? Wow that's such creative writing. I guess they felt Kane was too close to bane and might confuse the loyal readers.
Or the fact that 1000s of disposable ninjas know that Bruce Wayne is batman yet no one seems to care?

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

d
Draw
Jul 26, 2013

Draw thinks this title is suitable for 15 years and over

josh91998 Apr 23, 2013

josh91998 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 13 and 30

d
Dr_Inferno
Jun 15, 2012

Dr_Inferno thinks this title is suitable for 16 years and over

Summary

Add a Summary

d
Draw
Jul 26, 2013

Comic legends Grant Morrison (All Star Superman, Seven Soldiers) and Andy Kubert (Ultimate X-Men, 1602) join forces to bring you an unforgettable tale of the Dark Knight. After Batman faces down an army of winged horrors in a no-holds barred, bone-crunching superbrawl among the treasures of London's Pop Art Museum, Batman receives the greatest shock of his life when he discovers that he has a son. Sparks fly when the new addition to the Bat-family is introduced to Batman's adopted son, Robin, the Boy Wonder. Which one will be chosen to carry on the legacy as Gotham's protector?

Quotes

Add a Quote

d
DavidB
Dec 06, 2009

Welcome to Gotham City, a party ten miles long and six miles wide. From the Hill to Cathedral Square, from Amusement Mile to Blackgate Penitentiary, a 21st-century American Babylon has shouldered its way up from the mudflats and sauntered into the spotlights, eager to dazzle and seduce the world. Gotham City, where the greasy electromagnetics of human need, hope, and fear radiate into a new January night so rank you can taste it like tinfoil on your fillings. Where crime swaps spit with high society and everything’s for sale. Where grimy clouds snag and burst on the vicious needle points of world-famous Deco-Industrial superscrapers on Wall Street and Levi and spill out more, and more, and more of the burning glamorous downpour Gothamites call rain and know so well. It’s the kind of town that whispers “baby” while it’s picking your pockets, that promises the world and delivers the gutter or vice versa, and puts out your lights with a kiss or a bullet, then forgets your name before dawn

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at OPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top