Batwing Volume 1: The Lost Kingdom (The New 52)by Judd Winick, Ben Oliver (Illustrator)
This volume collects issues 1-6 of Batwing, part of the DC Comics—The New 52 event./i>
As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics—The New 52 event of September 2011, Batwing follows a soldier carrying on the legacy of The Dark Knight in the most tumultuous region on Earth. Meet Batwing, the Batman of Africa, as he takes on the villainous Massacre!
This volume collects issues 1-6 of Batwing, part of the DC Comics—The New 52 event.
Verdict Winick (Pedro and Me) has spun a gripping story with a unique setting, while Oliver’s lifelike art is nothing short of spectacular. With some graphic crime scene violence, this title is recommended for older teens and adults who are interested in comics that tackle serious international issues.Heather Williams, Whatcom Community Coll., Bellingham, WA(c) Copyright 2011. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.
Meet the Author
A former cast member on MTV's The Real World, Judd Winick is the writer and illustrator of Barry Ween—Boy Genius and the Pulitzer Prize-nominated Pedro and Me. His DC Comics work includes Batman, Outsiders, Titans, Justice League: Generation Lost, Green Arrow and Green Lantern. Also, he is the creator of the Cartoon Network series The Life and Times of Juniper Lee. He is currently writing Catwoman and Batwing as a part of DC Comics—The New 52.
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As part of the New 52 Batman Family, Batwing makes for a interesting character. Unlike previous heroes with a tragic beginning turned to justice, David Zamvimbi lives thru his family tragedy by becoming a brutal child solider in the early days of this DCU Congo civil war. David's past and his becoming a member of Batman Inc is a new fresh take on the classic Batman (volume 1) #250 that brings out another seeker for justice that Batman's legacy represents.
It is amazing that a black guy is batman
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