Panini Comics celebrates Batman Day

Press release

BATMAN DAY 2022

The best new Panini Comics stories to celebrate
the world day dedicated to the Dark Knight, Saturday 17 September

Every year, on the third Saturday of September, fans from all over the world come together to celebrate one of the most beloved characters in the comic universe, cinema and beyond: it is the Batman Day 2022which this year is scheduled for Saturday September 17. For this occasion Panini Comics proposes well five volumes out on Thursday September 15which will meet the tastes of all readers, from the most historical fans to those who are determined to approach what’s behind the dark and tormented Gotham City.

To open the celebrations is the new miniseries Batman: Killing Time, set in the early years of the Dark Knight’s activity. In history, written by the award-winning Tom King (Mister Miracle) and drawn by David Marquez (Batman, Superman), young Bruce Wayne must protect a precious object that the Riddler, Catwoman and the Penguin try to steal by joining forces.

Exit date: September 15
Price: € 3.00
Pages: 32
Binding: Pinned
Format: 17 × 26 cm
Interior: Coloured
Distribution: Comic shop, online

For fans of supervillain Harleen Quinzel, Batman 55 is also available with a variant cover made by Olivier Coipel and dedicated to Harley Quinn, which this year “turns” 30 years old. In this issue the Arkham Tower has taken the place of Arkham Asylum and this will lead to quite a few upheavals. The Bat-Family will attempt to infiltrate the sinister facility … but danger lurks. In the appendix there are also two stories related to Shadows of the Bat.

Batman 55 - variant

Exit date: September 15
Price: € 6.00
Pages: 64
Binding: Pinned
Format: 17 × 26 cm
Interior: Coloured
Distribution: Comic shop, online

Written by Jim Starlin (Cosmic Odyssey) and designed by the legendary Bernie Wrightson (Swamp Thing) Batman: The sect it is a hallucinatory journey into the Dark Knight’s subconscious. Deacon Joseph Blackfire and his gang of sewerers have captured Batman and are holding him captive. The Dark Knight is brainwashed, while the self-styled priest presents himself to the citizens of Gotham City as their savior, the man capable of vanquishing once and for all the crime that is gripping the city. Blackfire’s actions, however, hide a second purpose, the domination of the city, but Batman is not yet defeated … A new edition in volume for a classic among the Batman stories.

Batman_ the sect

Exit date: September 15
Price: € 28.00
Pages: 208
Binding: Hardbound
Format: 18.3 × 27.7 cm
Interior: Coloured
Distribution: Comic shop, bookshop, online

Mike Mignolaone of the most popular cartoonists in the world thanks to HellboyAnd Richard Pace (Robert E. Howard’s Savage Sword) join the designer Troy Nixey (Harley Quinn) to reimagine Batmanian mythology in a unique and unprecedented way in Batman: The doom that befell Gotham, a volume that is presented as a fond tribute to cosmic horror, with alternative versions of Demon, Two Faces, the Penguin and Ra’s al Ghul. In the 1920s, after accidentally awakening the Guardian of the Threshold, Batman must face supernatural forces that threaten to destroy Gotham. Will Batman be able to defeat this terrible threat, or will Gotham’s secrets crush him with no way out?

Batman_ the fate that befell Ghotam

Exit date: September 15
Price:
€ 23.00
Pages: 160
Binding: Hardbound
Format: 18.3 × 27.7 cm
Interior: Coloured
Distribution: Comic shop, bookshop, online

The theme of Batman Day 2022, Versusturns the spotlight on the great opponents of the Bat and in the miniseries Batman: A bad daythe readers they will make the acquaintance of ben eight among the most infamous villain of Gotham. We start with theRiddler, apparently playful figure who knows how to be cruel and disturbing. He suddenly decided not to follow his own rules anymore, starting to kill without any criteria. A miniseries by eight adventures, of which the first issue created by the famous creative team of Mister Miracle, Strange Adventures and Sheriff of Babylon, Tom King And Mitch Gerads.

Batman_ one bad day

Exit date: September 15
Price: € 5.70
Pages: 64
Binding: Pinned
Format: 17 × 26 cm
Interior: Coloured
Distribution: Comic shop, online

The villains are also protagonists de The Great Batman Book: Enemies, the 400-page anthology designed to celebrate the fascinating supervillains who helped cement the myth of the Bat Man. From Mr. Freeze to the Penguin, from Two-Face to Ra’s al Ghul, passing from the inevitable Joker, this book tells the story of each with character cards and insights, which will allow readers to become true experts of DC characters.

The great book of Batman_ Enemies

Price: € 30.00
Pages: 456
Binding: Hardbound
Format: 18.3 × 27.7 cm
Interior: Coloured
Distribution: Comic shop, bookshop, online

Also this year the Batman Day it is ready to fascinate old and new readers. It will be impossible not to be passionate about the stories and adventures of the most beloved detective in the world!

For the latest news on Batman Day and the greatest superheroes on the planet, visit the site
www.dccomics.comand follow the social accounts @DCComics@DCBatman And @thedcnationbeyond
to the Panini DC Italia social channels on Facebook (@PaniniDCit) and on Instagram (@panini_dcit).

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