DC Comics has provided CBR exclusively with Dustin Nguyen’s variant cover for “Batman: Gates of Gotham” #4, scheduled to hit stores Wednesday, August 3. The miniseries, co-written by Scott Snyder and Kyle Higgins and featuring art by Trevor McCarthy, explores the history of Batman’s city, telling the story of Gotham City’s first super villain and how the mysterious and evil figure from the past factors into the Dark Knight’s current and ongoing war against the forces of darkness.
For more on “Gates of Gotham,” check out CBR TV’s interview with Snyder and Higgins as well as our BAT SIGNAL with Snyder where the author went into the story behind the story being told in the pages of the comic.
BATMAN: GATES OF GOTHAM #4-5
Written by SCOTT SNYDER and KYLE HIGGINS
Art and covers by TREVOR MCCARTHY
1:25 Variant covers by DUSTIN NGUYEN
Batman, Red Robin, Robin and Black Bat are all thrown into a race against time as The Architect’s true plan is revealed! But what does that mean for Oswald Cobblepot and Tommy Elliot? And just how does the first Super Villain of Gotham City factor into The Architect’s plot to destroy the city’s first families? Be here for the exciting penultimate issue!
And in issue #5, it’s Batman vs. The Architect! The downfall of a major Gotham family! The betrayal of Damian Wayne! It’s all here in this final issue, plus the untold fate of Gotham City’s first Super Villain!
Be here as GATES OF GOTHAM sets the stage for a bold new direction in the Bat books!
Retailers please note: These issues will ship with two covers each. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
Issue #4 on sale AUGUST 3
4 and 5 of 5, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T