The Best Batman Comics Anything
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The Best Batman Comics

List Criteria: Comic books and serials depicting the Batman universe

So many great Batman stories out there. A dark, brooding, completely kick-ass superhero in a brutal, festering city is ripe ground for good writing. Any list like this is going to be pretty subjective, but I've opened it up for everyone to add anything they see is missing here. I've started with my personal favorites, but everyone's gotta start somewhere! Vote on what you think are the best batman comic series and add what's (in your opinion) missing.

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    Frank Miller
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    Batman: The Killing Joke

    Alan Moore
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    Frank Miller
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    Jeph Loeb
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    Batman: A Death in the Family

    Jim Starlin
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    Jeph Loeb
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    Doug Moench, Chuck Dixon, Alan Grant
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    Jeph Loeb
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    Ed Brubaker
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    Batman: Under the Red Hood

    added by: theghostX9
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    Jordan B. Gorfinkel, Greg Rucka, Chuck Dixon, Scott Beatty, Paul Dini, Bob Gale, Devin K.
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    JLA: Tower of Babel

    added by: Switchdoctor
    Mark Waid
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    Mike Barr
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    Grant Morrison
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    added by: ScottLopez
    Scott Snyder
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    Various short stories
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    Ed Brubaker
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    Batman: Venom

    added by: PedroBenith
    Dennis O'Neil
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    Tony Daniel
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    Batman: Zero Year

    added by: Riot18
    Scott Snyder.  2013
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    added by: PedroBenith
    Jim Starlin
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    Brian Augustyn
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    Brian Azzarello
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    new! Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth

    Grant Morrison
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    Batman Noir

    added by: Riot18
    Eduardo Risso, Brian Azzarello.  2013
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    Batman: Earth One

    added by: Riot18
    Geoff Johns, Gary Frank.  2012
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    Batman: A Lonely Place of Dying

    added by: PedroBenith
    Marv Wolfman, George Perez
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    Paul Pope
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    Jeph Loeb
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    Scott Snyder, Kyle Higgins
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    Batman: Cacophony

    added by: Riot18
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    Batman: The Widening Gyre

    added by: Riot18
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    JSA: The Liberty Files

    added by: Riot18
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    Batman: Blind Justice

    added by: PedroBenith
    Sam Hamm
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    Bruce Wayne: Fugitive

    Greg Rucka, Devin Grayson, Ed Brubaker
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    Matt Wagner
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    Batman: War Games

    added by: dubier
    Andersen Gabrych, Bill Willingham
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    Marv Wolfman
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