Batman Cataclysm Author Chuck Dixon Alan Grant Jim Aparo Jim Balent Eduardo Barreto Klaus Janson Graham Nolan Rick Burchett am Books Charles Chuck Dixon is an American
Batman: Cataclysm Author Chuck Dixon Alan Grant Jim Aparo Jim Balent Eduardo Barreto Klaus Janson Graham Nolan Rick Burchett am Books Charles Chuck Dixon is an American comic book writer, perhaps best known for long runs on Batman titles in the 1990s.His earliest comics work was writing Evangeline first for Comico Comics in 1984 then later for First Comics, who published the on going series , on which he worked with his then wife, the artist Judith Hunt His big break came one year later, when editor Larry Hama hired him to write back up stories for Marvel Comics The Savage Sword of Conan.In 1986, he began working for Eclipse Comics, writing Airboy with artist Tim Truman Continuing to write for both Marvel and mainly Eclipse on these titles, as well as launching Strike with artist Tom Lyle in August 1987 and Valkyrie with artist Paul Gulacy in October 1987, he began work on Carl Potts Alien Legion series for Marvel s Epic Comics imprint, under editor Archie Goodwin He also produced a three issue adaptation of J R R Tolkien s The Hobbit for Eclipse with artist David Wenzel between 1989 and 1990, and began writing Marc Spector Moon Knight in June 1989.His Punisher OGN Kingdom Gone August, 1990 led to him working on the monthly The Punisher War Journal and later, monthly and occasional Punisher titles , and also brought him to the attention of DC Comics editor Denny O Neil, who asked him to produce a Robin mini series The mini proved popular enough to spawn two sequels The Joker s Wild 1991 and Cry of the Huntress 1992 which led to both an ongoing monthly series which Dixon wrote for 100 issues before leaving to work with CrossGen Comics , and to Dixon working on Detective Comics from 644 738 through the major Batman stories KnightFall KnightsEnd for which he helped create the key character of Bane , DC One Million , Contagion , Legacy , Cataclysm and No Man s Land Much of his run was illustrated by Graham Nolan.He was DC s most prolific Batman writer in the mid 1990s rivalled perhaps in history by Bill Finger and Dennis O Neil in addition to writing Detective Comics he pioneered the individual series for Robin , Nightwing which he wrote for 70 issues, and returned to briefly with 2005 s 101 and Batgirl , as well as creating the team and book Birds of Prey.While writing multiple Punisher and Batman comics and October 1994 s Punisher Batman crossover , he also found time to launch Team 7 for Jim Lee s WildStorm Image and Prophet for Rob Liefeld s Extreme Studios He also wrote many issues of Catwoman and Green Arrow , regularly having about seven titles out each and every month between the years 1993 and 1998.In March, 2002, Dixon turned his attention to CrossGen s output, salthough he co wrote with Scott Beatty the origin of Barbara Gordon s Batgirl in 2003 s Batgirl Year One For CrossGen he took over some of the comics of the out going Mark Waid, taking over Sigil from 21, and Crux with 13 He launched Way of the Rat in June 2002, Brath March 03 , The Silken Ghost June 03 and the pirate comic El Cazador Oct 03 , as well as editing Robert Rodi s non Sigilverse The Crossovers He also wrote the Ruse spin off Archard s Agents one shots in January and November 03 and April 04, the last released shortly before CrossGen s complete collapse forced the cancellation of all of its comics, before which Dixon wrote a single issue of Sojourn May 04 Dixon s Way of the Rat 24, Brath 14 and El Cazador 6 were among the last comics released from the then bankrupt publisher.On June 10, 2008, Dixon announced on his forum that he was no longer employed by DC Comics in any capacity.. It is a foe Batman can see and hearbut cannot touch.It will strike only oncet will change his life forever.Already weakened by a debilitating plague, Gotham City is struck by a devastating force of nature an earthquake that registers over 7.5 on the Richter scale.In A Single InstantThe Batcave And Wayne Manor Are Left In RuinsThousands Are Dead.It is a foe Batman can see and hearbut cannot touch.It will strike only oncet will change his life forever.Already weakened by a debilitating plague, Gotham City is struck by a devastating force of nature an earthquake that registers over 7.5 on the Richter scale.In A Single InstantThe Batcave And Wayne Manor Are Left In RuinsThousands Are DeadAnd The Batman Is Among The Missing.From the writers and artists of Batman Contagion and Batman Legacy comes one of the most tragic and powerful Batman stories ever, as the Dark Knight and his allies try to save what is left of Gotham in the wake of a disaster from which the city may never recover.Collects Detective Comics 719 721 Shadow of the Bat 73, 74 Nightwing 19, 20 Batman 553, 554 Azrael 40 Catwoman 56 Robin 52, 53 Batman Blackgate Isle of Men 1 The Batman Chronicles 12 Batman Huntress Spoiler Blunt Trauma 1. Popular Ebook Batman: Cataclysm Hot on the heels of the just-as-terrible Batman: Contagion, this book serves as a set-up for the next bloated Batman event: "No Man's Land". Let me save you some time & frustration: while there are (somewhere in there) a few good moments, mostly it's uneven writing with uneven art. Here's a brief summary of "Cataclysm": - A monster earthquake hits Gotham City.- Lots of people die, a lot more need help because they're stuck somewhere or under something.- Batman & friends can't possibly save everyone, and that bums them out.- The usual "how can we do this?" interior monologues / discussions follow.- Some mostly unrelated stories about how "regular folks" cope with the aftermath of the earthquake, usually coupled with a cameo appearance by Batman or one of his buddies/sidekicks.- Big downer all around.That's really all you need to know. (You're welcome!)
Batman Cataclysm DC Database Fandom Batman Cataclysm New Edition Jun , In Cataclysm, a devastating earthquake strikes Gotham, and practically destroys everything in sight This leads to Gotham becoming a destitute, lawless No Man s Land cutoff from the rest of the U.S in one of Batman s most famous runs, later adapted in part in Christopher Nolan s The Dark Knight Rises. Batman Cataclysm Batman Cataclysm Chuck Dixon Jun , Cataclysm is a collected edition of the stories that lead up to the No Man s Land storyline Basically, an earthquake and subsequent aftershocks absolutely destroy Gotham City Batman, Robin, Nightwing, Oracle, Huntress, Spoiler and even Anarky lend a hand to clean up along side Gotham s finest and The G.C.F.D. Batman Cataclysm by Chuck Dixon Jan , As part of the road to the No man s land tale, Batman cataclysm features a Gotham city devasted by an earthquake, and Batman seeing the destruction can t really do much than save one person at a time This was a fantastic tale, grounded in reality, as super villains may Batman Cataclysm Story Arc Comic Vine Cataclysm is an chapter story arc that ran through the various Batman family comics.