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  • Published: 17 October 2016
  • ISBN: 9781401266301
  • Imprint: DC Comics
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 160
  • RRP: $27.99

Batman Vol. 8 Superheavy (The New 52)



After his deadliest battle to date, Batman is bruised, battered and scarred. And forever changed.

Now, on the streets of Gotham, in place of the cape and cowl roams an 8-foot mechanized suit of armor. More powerful than ever before, Batman's pursuit of justice has never been more swift or efficient. But who is the new Dark Knight? And why is he...or she...here?

Now in paperback, BATMAN VOL. 8: SUPERHEAVY presents the most shocking chapter in Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's #1 New York Times best-selling series, as comics' greatest creative team throws the most unexpected twist in Batman's history. Collects BATMAN #41-46 and FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2015: DC COMICS DIVERGENCE #1.

  • Published: 17 October 2016
  • ISBN: 9781401266301
  • Imprint: DC Comics
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Pages: 160
  • RRP: $27.99

About the author

Scott Snyder

SCOTT SNYDER has written comics for both DC and Marvel, including the bestselling series AMERICAN VAMPIRE and SWAMP THING, and is the author of the story collection Voodoo Heart (The Dial Press). He teaches writing at Sarah Lawrence College, NYC and Columbia University. He lives on Long Island with his wife Jeanie, and his sons Jack and Emmett. He is a dedicated and un-ironic fan of Elvis Presley.

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Praise for Batman Vol. 8 Superheavy (The New 52)

"...a great jumping-on point for anyone looking to get into what I hope will continue to be a long and continuing run on this title from one of the best creative teams it's ever had." --Nerdist  "...beautifully imagined..." --IGN "...the creative team continues to investigate the inspiration of Batman, just from a totally different, inspired perspective." --Comic Book Resources "...a great reminder of the abundance of stories that can be told with Batman at the center." --Newsarama

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