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Re: Recommendations

Postby DarkFlux » Jun 22nd, 2012, 4:28 pm

There isnt a complete version
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Re: Recommendations

Postby Moose24x » Jun 22nd, 2012, 5:56 pm

LiAm_SOLLO- wrote:One thing that I havent read that I really, really want to read is Batman: No Man's land. I can't find it complete.



No Man's Land comes in five parts and it was previously pretty hard to find all five, but I believe they just started publishing the volumes again in like April, so if you go online you can easily find all five now. I know my local shop has Volume 1, 2 & 5 on the shelf right now and didn't have any of them a few weeks back.
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Re: Recommendations

Postby DarkFlux » Jun 22nd, 2012, 8:00 pm

Actually they are printing new editions that will collect an extra 80 issues that previously went uncollected.
There have been 4 volumes announced, although Vol3 would complete the story so what Vol4 contains nobody knows...

But they did leave out a few issues. These arnt really that important though so currently the new editions are the way to go.
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Re: Recommendations

Postby daveamania » Jun 23rd, 2012, 2:44 pm

Any suggestions for any Ras Al Ghul stories? Looking to expand more into the Batman Universe.

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Re: Recommendations

Postby DarkFlux » Jun 23rd, 2012, 3:43 pm

Ras Al Ghul: Year One
Tales of the Demon
Birth of the Demon (collects Son, Bride and Birth of the Demon)
Batman vs Bane (collects Bane of the Demon)
Contagion
Legacy
Death and the Maidens
Resurrection of Ras Al Ghul

...all good for Ras.
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Re: Recommendations

Postby daveamania » Jun 23rd, 2012, 4:21 pm

DarkFlux wrote:Ras Al Ghul: Year One
Tales of the Demon
Birth of the Demon (collects Son, Bride and Birth of the Demon)
Batman vs Bane (collects Bane of the Demon)
Contagion
Legacy
Death and the Maidens
Resurrection of Ras Al Ghul

...all good for Ras.



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Re: Recommendations

Postby cutchin43 » Jun 23rd, 2012, 6:50 pm

daveamania wrote:
DarkFlux wrote:Ras Al Ghul: Year One
Tales of the Demon
Birth of the Demon (collects Son, Bride and Birth of the Demon)
Batman vs Bane (collects Bane of the Demon)
Contagion
Legacy
Death and the Maidens
Resurrection of Ras Al Ghul

...all good for Ras.



Thanks :) You rock.

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Re: Recommendations

Postby DarkFlux » Jun 23rd, 2012, 8:00 pm

Well...not everything :oops:

But if i ever become a supervillain, youre all screwed ;)
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Re: Recommendations

Postby Bane » Jun 23rd, 2012, 10:31 pm

anything with the question in it if somebody can reccomend something besides the dennis O' neil question series because i've already read that, i'd also like to read some good batman stories from anywhere between the 1980's-2003. I've read most of the famous ones from that era (year one, the dark knight returns, knightfall, etc) some obscure but good ones are what i'm looking for.

if anyone knows some good justice league stories i'd be interested in picking those up as well
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Re: Recommendations

Postby Andy » Jun 23rd, 2012, 10:45 pm

Bane wrote:anything with the question in it if somebody can reccomend something besides the dennis O' neil question series because i've already read that, i'd also like to read some good batman stories from anywhere between the 1980's-2003. I've read most of the famous ones from that era (year one, the dark knight returns, knightfall, etc) some obscure but good ones are what i'm looking for.

if anyone knows some good justice league stories i'd be interested in picking those up as well

Tower of Babel is a good Justice League arc.
A Batman saga I really like is War Games.
Theres three War Games Volumes,but get and read War Drums first,its the prelude.And if enjoy it and you want a follow up to it,get War Crimes which deals with the repercussions of War Games.
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Re: Recommendations

Postby Bane » Jun 23rd, 2012, 10:55 pm

Andy3395 wrote:
Bane wrote:anything with the question in it if somebody can reccomend something besides the dennis O' neil question series because i've already read that, i'd also like to read some good batman stories from anywhere between the 1980's-2003. I've read most of the famous ones from that era (year one, the dark knight returns, knightfall, etc) some obscure but good ones are what i'm looking for.

if anyone knows some good justice league stories i'd be interested in picking those up as well

Tower of Babel is a good Justice League arc.
A Batman saga I really like is War Games.
Theres three War Games Volumes,but get and read War Drums first,its the prelude.And if enjoy it and you want a follow up to it,get War Crimes which deals with the repercussions of War Games.


I've already read tower of babel and it was good, But i'd prefer a justice league story not focused on batman

and I have been wanting to pick those up for a long time, I'll see if i can get them on amazon.
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Re: Recommendations

Postby cutchin43 » Jun 25th, 2012, 3:36 pm

So has anyone read the Arkham City tie-in by Paul Dini? Is it any good?
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Re: Recommendations

Postby chaos » Jun 25th, 2012, 4:18 pm

Hi guys im new and first of all i would like to say that this site and its users are amazing.
But i was wondering could anyone recommend me any good robin books, any robin would be fine thanks, and some spidey books would be great as well, thanks
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Re: Recommendations

Postby LiAm_SOLLO- » Jun 26th, 2012, 5:16 am

Moose24x wrote:
LiAm_SOLLO- wrote:One thing that I havent read that I really, really want to read is Batman: No Man's land. I can't find it complete.



No Man's Land comes in five parts and it was previously pretty hard to find all five, but I believe they just started publishing the volumes again in like April, so if you go online you can easily find all five now. I know my local shop has Volume 1, 2 & 5 on the shelf right now and didn't have any of them a few weeks back.

Thanks alot. I'll get them now :)

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DarkFlux wrote:There isnt a complete version

ahh right. I cant even find the volumes.
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Re: Recommendations

Postby DarkFlux » Jun 26th, 2012, 11:18 am

You'll be after the new editions with 500+ pages:

Vol 1: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Batman-Mans-Lan ... 790&sr=8-2

Vol2: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Batman-Mans-Lan ... 790&sr=8-1

Vol3 (not out yet, placeholder cover): http://www.amazon.co.uk/Batman-No-Mans- ... 790&sr=8-3

and apparently a Vol4 which im not sure will even exist and might be a mistake on Amazons part:
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Batman-No-Mans- ... 790&sr=8-4
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