Batman: January 2015 Comic Book Solicitations

DC has revealed what's in store for Batman and friends after the new year. Here are the official 2015 solicitations!

Spoilers ahead for all Batman comic books…

DC has revealed the January 2015 solicitations for their entire line of Batman books. Already, we’ve seen a HUGE spoiler within these solicits concerning who the new Robin is in Batman and Robin #38. If you’re allergic to spoilers, beware the info below. Otherwise, enjoy speculating and drooling for the new Batman books coming right after New Year’s!

BATMAN ETERNAL #40

Written by SCOTT SNYDER, JAMES TYNION IV,RAY FAWKES, KYLE HIGGINS and TIM SEELEYArt by JUAN JOSE RYPCover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADOOn sale JANUARY 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TIt’s three-way battle for survival between Batman, The Riddler…and Mother Nature?

BATMAN ETERNAL #41

Written by SCOTT SNYDER, JAMES TYNION IV, RAY FAWKES, KYLE HIGGINS and TIM SEELEYArt by JOE QUINONESCover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADOOn sale JANUARY 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TNanites are tearing The Narrows apart! Can Red Robin stop them while the rest of the city burns?

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BATMAN ETERNAL #42

Written by SCOTT SNYDER, JAMES TYNION IV, RAY FAWKES, KYLE HIGGINS and TIM SEELEYArt by JOE QUINONESCover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADOOn sale JANUARY 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TYou’ve been waiting for the debut of Bluebird – and here it is, though this story may not have a happy ending!

BATMAN ETERNAL #43

Written by SCOTT SNYDER, JAMES TYNION IV, RAY FAWKES, KYLE HIGGINS and TIM SEELEYArt by DAVID LAFUENTECover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADOOn sale JANUARY 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TDon’t miss this special issue that loops our story all the way back to where it started in BATMAN #28 – but with a twist you won’t see coming!

BATMAN/SUPERMAN #18

Written by GREG PAKArt by ARDIAN SYAF and SANDRA HOPECover by ARDIAN SYAF and DANNY MIKITHE FLASH 75 Variant cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS1:25 Variant cover by JUANJOOn sale JANUARY 21 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED TCombo pack edition: $4.99 USRetailers: This issue will ship with four covers. Please see the order form for more information.Superman uncovers the identity of the unseen terror that has been destroying targets related to him, while Batman seeks to protect Lois Lane! This time the truth will hurt in more ways than Superman could imagine!This issue is also offered as a combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.

BATMAN #38

Written by SCOTT SNYDERBackup story written by SCOTT SNYDER and JAMES TYNION IVArt and cover by GREG CAPULLO and DANNY MIKIBackup story art by SAM KIETHTHE FLASH 75 Variant cover by TONY S. DANIEL1:25 Variant cover by ANDY KUBERTOn sale JANUARY 14 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED TCombo pack edition: $4.99 USRetailers: This issue will ship with four covers. Please see the order form for details.“Endgame” part 4. The Joker is back! This time, no more funny stuff. And in the backup story, five Arkham Asylum escapees share their encounters with The Joker!This issue is also offered as a combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.

BATMAN AND ROBIN #38

Written by PETER J. TOMASIArt and cover by PATRICK GLEASON and MICK GRAYTHE FLASH 75 Variant cover by DAVE BULLOCKOn sale JANUARY 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for more information.The team of Batman and Robin are together again! But what is the new dynamic for this crimefighting duo now that Damian has super powers of his own?

BATGIRL #38

Written by CAMERON STEWART and BRENDEN FLETCHERArt by BABS TARRCover by CAMERON STEWARTTHE FLASH 75 Variant cover by AARON LOPRESTIBlank variant coverOn sale JANUARY 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for details.Things are going surprisingly well in Batgirl’s new life! But nothing good ever lasts long in Gotham City – and the other yellow boot is about to drop…hard!

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ARKHAM MANOR #4

Written by GERRY DUGGANArt and cover by SHAWN CRYSTALOn sale JANUARY 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TAs if Batman didn’t have enough trouble containing the Spider in Arkham Manor, now he has to contend with the newest inmate to arrive: Mr. Freeze!

GRAYSON #6

Written by TIM SEELEY and TOM KINGArt and cover by MIKEL JANINTHE FLASH 75 Variant cover by JOCKOn sale JANUARY 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for more information.It’s the battle you never thought you’d see, as Grayson goes toe to toe with the Midnighter!

GOTHAM ACADEMY #4

Written by BECKY CLOONAN and BRENDEN FLETCHERArt and cover by KARL KERSCHLOn sale JANUARY 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TThe hunt for the Ghost of Gotham Academy begins!

GOTHAM BY MIDNIGHT #3

Written by RAY FAWKESArt and cover by BEN TEMPLESMITH1:25 Variant cover by CHRIS BURNHAMOn sale JANUARY 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for more information.There’s a dark secret in Gotham General Hospital – a supernatural menace that could infect the whole city! But Detective Lisa Drake of the Midnight Shift has a dark secret of her own…and when this new threat brings it out, the only thing Jim Corrigan can do is get out of the way!

DETECTIVE COMICS #38

Written by FRANCIS MANAPUL and BRIAN BUCCELLATOArt and cover by FRANCIS MANAPULTHE FLASH 75 Variant cover by JOSHUA MIDDLETON1:25 Variant cover by YUKO SHIMIZUOn sale JANUARY 7 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED TCombo pack edition: $4.99 USRetailers: This issue will ship with four covers. Please see the order form for more information.The people of Gotham City have spoken – and now, Anarky runs wild in the streets!This issue is also offered as a combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.

HARLEY QUINN #14

Written by AMANDA CONNER and JIMMY PALMIOTTIArt by CHAD HARDINCover by AMANDA CONNERTHE FLASH 75 Variant cover by BRUCE TIMM1:25 Variant cover by AMANDA CONNEROn sale JANUARY 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for details.Everyone knows that Harley’s not quite over her last ex-boyfriend. Can she really open her heart to another man? Well, Mason Macabre’s not like any other guy she’s known before…and not just because he hasn’t tried to kill her yet!

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CATWOMAN #38

Written by GENEVIEVE VALENTINEArt by GARRY BROWNCover by JAE LEETHE FLASH 75 Variant cover by TY TEMPLETONOn sale JANUARY 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for more information.It had to happen! Batman confronts Selina over her ascension to the top of Gotham City’s criminal underworld – and the gloves come off!

BATWOMAN #38

Written by MARC ANDREYKOArt by JASON MASTERSCover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUEOn sale JANUARY 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+Batwoman’s team of misfit vigilantes known as the Unknowns continues to dig deep into the cult rampaging across Gotham City!

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