Modern Years 1-10

MODERN AGE BATMAN QUICK LIST YEARS 1-10
Post-Crisis Earth-0 Batman’s “Year One Era”

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YEAR ONE (1989)
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–Early January. “Shaman Part 1” by D. O’Neil/E. Hannigan (Batman: LOTDK #1)
–Jan 4-Feb 26. “Batman Year One” by Miller/Mazzucchelli (Batman #404) / LOTDK #1 / fb from Batman Annual #13 Part 2 / r in The Batman Files
–Bruce begins scrapbooking & keeping case-files (r in JLA #119Batman/Nightwing: Bloodborne, & The Batman Files)
–March 11. “Batman Year One” by Miller/Mazzucchelli (Batman #404) / LOTDK #1 / r in Batman Annual #13 Part 2 / fb from Batman Annual #13 Part 2, Batman #561, & Batman: The Return #1
–March 11. “Shaman Part 1″ (continued) (Batman: LOTDK #1) / fb from Batman Annual #13 Part 1 / r in Adventures of Superman #643 & The Batman Files
–Bruce poses with new costume; preps for new life with Alfred (fb from Batman Annual #13 Part 2)
–March. Bruce heads Wayne Enterprises, uses company resources (r in Superman/Batman #85, Batman Confidential #1-6, LOTDK #1, SOTB #73, ‘tec #852, & The Batman Files)
–Bruce begins dating Viveca Beausoleil (r in Batman Chronicles #19 Pt 1 Intro)
–March. Bruce examines caves under mansion (fb from Christmas With the Super-Heroes #2 / r in The Batman Files)
–March. Bruce & Alfred start building Batcave (fb from LOTDK #2 / r in Batman #657)
–March. Bruce & Alfred haul stuff into Batcave (fb from Christmas With the Super-Heroes #2 / r in The Batman Files)
–March. Bruce finds his parents’ hidden room (r from Batman #701 Part 1)
–April 5. “Shaman Part 1″ (continued) (Batman: LOTDK #1)
–April 5-6. “Batman Year One” (continued) (Batman #405)
–April 6. “Shaman Part 1″ (continued) (Batman: LOTDK #1)
–April 6. Batman begins stealing and wiping surveillance images (r in The Batman Files)
–April 7. Bruce begins funding Dr. Spurlock’s research (r in LOTDK #1-4)
–Batman & Alfred set up Bat-computer (r in Batman Confidential #3)
–Batman steals Joe Chill’s gun (r in Batman Confidential #1 & ‘tec #575)
–April 8-9. “Got a Date With an Angel” by Englehart (Batman Chronicles #19 Part 1 Intro)
–April 9. “Batman Year One” (continued) (Batman #405)
–April 9-12. “Got a Date With an Angel” (cont…) (Batman Chronicles #19 Part 1 Conclusion)
–Batman steals grappling hook, saves lives (r in Superman/Batman #86)
–Late April. Julie Madison debuts; Dr. Death debuts (fb from Batman #682 & Streets of Gotham #20)
–Late April. Dirigible of Doom debuts (fb from Batman #682)
–Late April. Clayface I debuts (r in Batman: Gotham After Midnight #3, Secret Origins Vol. 2 #44 Part 1, & The Batman Files)
–“One Night in Gotham City” by John Byrne (The Man of Steel #3)
–Batman & Superman learn each other’s IDs (r in Superman #710)
–Batman & Superman become friends; Superman gives Batman Kryptonite (r in JLA 80-Page Giant #1 Part 1)
–Bruce gets sonar bat-attractor, begins testing it (r in Batman #406)
–May 14-August 7. “Batman Year One” (continued) (Batman #405-406 / fb from Batman #458)
–August 7-8. “Waiting in the Wings” (Batman Annual #13 Part 2)
–August 8. Stan kidnaps Maggie Kyle (Catwoman: Her Sister’s Keeper #2)
–Martian Manhunter debuts (fb from Martian Manhunter Vol. 2 #22)
–Alfred stitches up Bruce (fb from Batman #682)
–Bruce meets with Lieutenant Gordon (fb from Batman #682)
–Batman tries out various undercover IDs (fb from Batman #589)
–Batman invents other undercover IDs (r in Detective Comics #827)
–Red Hood Mob debuts (r in The Killing Joke & Batman: The Man Who Laughs)
–September 2-October 12. “Batman Year One” (continued) (Batman #407) / r in The Batman Files
–Batman gives Gordon Bat radio communicator (r in Batman and The Monster Men #5)
–November 2-3. “Batman Year One” (continued) (Batman #407)
–November 3. Catwoman: Her Sister’s Keeper #3-4
–November 4. Red Hood incident at Ace Chemical (fb from Killing Joke, Gotham Knights #54, Batman: The Man Who Laughs, & 2nd ft to Countdown #31 / r in Batman: The Man Who Laughs)
–Batman keeps Red Hood’s helmet (r in Batman: The Man Who Laughs)
–November 4-15. Batman and The Monster Men #1-6 by Matt Wagner
–Bruce gets engaged to Julie Madison (r in The Batman Files)
–November 15. Batman and The Mad Monk #1-2 by Matt Wagner
–November 16-17. “Prey” by Doug Moench/Paul Gulacy (LOTDK #11-12)
–November 17-18. Batman and The Mad Monk #2-5
–November 18-19. “Prey” (Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight #12-13)
–November 19. Batman and The Mad Monk #5-6 / r in Detective Comics #676
–November 20. Julie Madison leaves (fb from Batman #682 / r from Mad Monk #6)
–November 20. Lynn Eagles debuts (r in LOTDK #67)
–Nov 20-22. Matches Malone debuts; Batman usurps his ID (fb from Batman #589)
–November 22. “Prey” (Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight #13)
–November 24. Catwoman: Her Sister’s Keeper #4 Epilogue
–November 25-29. “Prey” (Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight #14-15)
–“Guardian” by A. Brennert (Gotham Knights #10 Pt. 2/Batman: Black and White)
–December 3. “Batman Year One” (continued) (Batman #407)
–December 4. Batman and The Mad Monk #6 Epilogue
–December 4-8. Batman: The Man Who Laughs by Ed Brubaker/Doug Manhke
–Dec 8-15. “Do You Understand These Rights?” (Batman Confidential #22-25)
–December 15. Batman: The Man Who Laughs Epilogue
–December. Batman returns to Batcave (fb from Christmas With the Super-Heroes #2)
–Late December. “Shaman Parts 2-5″ (Batman: LOTDK #2-5) / r in The Batman Files & Batman #656

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YEAR TWO (1990)
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–Bruce & Alfred visit Bruce’s parent’s graves, discuss Julie (fb from Batman #682)
–Bruce begins dating Linda Page; Penguin debuts (r in Batman Annual #11, LOTDK #167, & The Batman Files)
–Batman invents, uses Bat-Gyro aka Whirly-Bat (r in Batman #673, LOTDK #32-34, & The Batman Files)
–Bruce hangs with Leslie Thompkins (r in LOTDK #23)
–January. “Irresistible” by Tom Peyer/Tony Harris (LOTDK #169 Intro)
–February. Bruce breaks up with Linda Page (r in The Batman Files)
–February-March. Batman: Journey into Knight #1-6 by Andrew Helfer
–March. Riddler debuts (fb from ‘tec Annual #8 / r in Batman Confidential #25)
–March. Batman collects giant question mark (r in Nightwing Vol. 2 #101)
–March. Batman collects riddle note (r in The Batman Files)
–“Do You Understand These Rights?” (Batman Confidential #25 Epilogue)
–Late March-early April. Calendar Man debuts (r in Batman: The Long Halloween & The Batman Files)
–Spring. Poison Ivy, Silken Spider, Tiger Moth, & Dragonfly debut (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown #37 / r in LOTDK #42 & Batman #670)
–Bruce meets Selina out-of-costume (r in Batman: The Long Halloween #1 & The Batman Files)
–“Deja Vu” by Darwyn Cooke (Solo #5)
–“Gothic” by Grant Morrison/Klaus Janson (LOTDK #6-10)
–Batman busts crooks, freaks out gangster (fb from Batman Chronicles #10)
–Early summer. “Stalking” by Lee Marrs/Eddy Newell (LOTDK #107-108)
–June. “Irresistible” by Tom Peyer/Tony Harris (continued) (LOTDK #169-171)
–“Hot House” by John Francis Moore/P. Craig Russell (LOTDK #42-43)
–Early June-early Sept. Batman: Journey into Knight #7-12 by Andrew Helfer
–Batman gives himself unlimited WayneTech cpu access (r in ‘tec #598)
–“Testament” by John Wagner/Chris Brunner (LOTDK #172-176)
–Batman starts entries into Black Casebook (r in Batman #665 / fb from Batman #673)
–Batman vs Riddler (fb from 2nd ft to GK #47)
–“Secrets of the Batcave: Dinosaur Island” (Batman Chronicles #8 Part 3)
–Batman collects giant penny (r in Batman: The Killing Joke)
–Batman puts Monk’s shroud on display (r in Detective Comics #676)
–Batman puts giant question mark on display (r in Nightwing Vol. 2 #101)
–Batman fights Penguin, collects giant penguin (r in Batman: The Killing Joke)
–Batman solves “Case of the Prophetic Picture,” collects portrait (r in Detective Comics #676)
–Batman fights opium runners, collects Buddha statue (r in Detective Comics #676)
–Batman solves unspecified case, collects giant nickel (r in Flash Vol. 2 #210)
–Batman vs. Joker II (fb from Batman #589)
–Batman collects Joker playing cards (r in Booster Gold Vol. 2 #21 & The Batman Files)
–Bruce begins collecting historical armor (r in Batman #657 & The Batman Files)
–Late September. Scarecrow debuts (fb from LOTDK #137)
–“Good Cop… Bad Cop” by Andrew Kriesberg (Batman Confidential #29-30)
–Early October. “Wings” by Chuck Dixon/Quique Alcatena (LOTDK Annual #5)
–October. “Flyer” by Howard Chaykin/Gil Kane (LOTDK #24-26)
–October. “Playground” by James Robinson/Dan Brereton (LOTDK #114)
–Mid October “Wings” (continued) (LOTDK Annual #5)
–Late October. “Terror” by Doug Moench/Paul Gulacy (LOTDK #137-141)
–Late October. Batman Halloween costumes popular (r in The Batman Files)
–Halloween. “Choices: A Tale of Halloween…” (LOTDK Halloween Special #1)
–Batman vs. Joker III (r in LOTDK #65)
–“Infected” by Warren Ellis/John McCrea (LOTDK #83-84)
–“The Sleeping” by Scott Hampton (LOTDK #76-78)
–“Tao” by Alan Grant/Arthur Ranson (LOTDK #52-53)
–“Terminus” by Jaimie Delano/Chris Balacho (LOTDK #64)
–“Turf” by Steven Grant/Shawn McManus (LOTDK #44-45)
–November 26. Batman puts roses on Crime Alley (r in 2nd ft to ‘tec #782)
–Alfred starts serving mulligatawny soup (r inBatman #701 Part 1)
–Batman tells Superman to question everything (r in Justice League Vol. 3 #14)
–Batman puts father’s bat-costume on display (r in Detective Comics #618 & Batman #678)
–“Blades” by James Robinson/Tim Sale (LOTDK #32-34)
–Batman/Catwoman: Trail of the Gun #1-2 by Ann Nocenti/Ethan Van Sciver
–Jeremy Samuels debts (r in Batman #582-583)
–Christmas. Debut of Helena Bertinelli (fb from Batman/Huntress: Cry for Blood #4)
–Christmas. “Favorite Things” by Mark Millar/Steve Yeowell (LOTDK #79)
–Batman collects giant chess set (r in Detective Comics #569)
–“Blink”” by Dwayne McDuffie/Val Semeiks (LOTDK #156-158)
–“Pulp Heroes” by James Robinson/Steve Yeowell/Russ Heath (LOTDK Annual #7)

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YEAR THREE (1991)
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–Batman fights terror cell (r in LOTDK #106)
–Batman meets Dinah Laurel Lance (r in The Batman Files)
–Batman saves Gloria Osteen from Nathan Finch (fb from Detective Comics #712)
–Solomon Grundy debuts (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #11 / r in Batman: The Long Halloween & The Batman Files)
–“Rules of Engagement” by Andy Diggle/Whilce Portacio (Batman Confidential #1-6)
–Bruce begins lifelong philanthropic campaign (r in Batman #403)
–Bruce becomes majority owner of Wayne Enterprises (r in Superman/Batman #85)
–Batman fights El-Kar’isha terrorists (r in LOTDK #105-106)
–February. “Going Sane” by J.M. DeMatteis/Joe Staton (LOTDK #65)
–Feb-March. Bruce retires in Accord; Joker goes sane (from LOTDK #66 / fb from LOTDK #67)
–April-early May. Joker gets engaged; Bruce still retired (from LOTDK #66 / fb from LOTDK #67)
–Early May. “Going Sane” (continued) (LOTDK #66)
–Early May. Bruce goes to ball, flirts with Selina (r in The Batman Files)
–Early May. “Going Sane” (continued) (LOTDK #67 Part 1)
–Early May. “Venom” by Denny O’Neil/Trevor Von Eeden (LOTDK #16)
–Batman vs Riddler (fb from 2nd ft to Batman: Gotham Knights #47)
–The Rudolph Klemper Case (r in The Batman Files)
–Early June. Batman: The Long Halloween #1 Part 1 / r in The Batman Files
–Mid June. “Going Sane” (continued) (LOTDK #67 Part 2)
–Mid June. “Going Sane” (conclusion) (LOTDK #68)
–July. Batman: The Long Halloween #1 Part 2
–Mid July. “Wings” by Chuck Dixon/Quique Alcatena (LOTDK Annual #5)
–August-September. “Venom” (continued) (LOTDK #17-20) / r in The Batman Files
–Late September-October 31. Batman: The Long Halloween #1 Part 3
–Oct. Gordon, Dent, Batman meet; Dent pushes planting evidence (fb from Batman #527)
–Halloween. Batman: The Long Halloween #1 Part 4
–Oct 31-Nov 1. Harvey Dent fakes death (r in Batman: The Long Halloween #2)
–November 8. Mad Hatter debuts (r in Batman: The Long Halloween #10 & The Batman Files)
–November 26. Batman puts roses on Crime Alley (r in 2nd ft to ‘tec #782)
–Nov 26-Dec 31. Batman: The Long Halloween #2-4

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YEAR FOUR (1992)
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–Jan 1. Batman: The Long Halloween #4 Conclusion
–January. “Don’t Blink” by Dwayne McDuffie/Val Semeiks (LOTDK #164-167)
–Batman learns Alfred and Leslie are romantically involved (r in Batman: Gotham Knights #7)
–February 14-March 17. Batman: The Long Halloween #5-6
–Bruce turns down Selina’s offer of serious relationship (fb from Batman #600)
–April 1-June 21. Batman: The Long Halloween #7-9 by Jeph Loeb/Tim Sale
–Late June. “Family” by James D. Hudnall/Brent Anderson (LOTDK #31)
–Late June. “Idols” by James Vance/Dougie Braithewaite (LOTDK #80-82)
–Batman considers revealing secret ID to Harvey Dent (r in Batman: Dark Victory #2)
–July 4. Batman: The Long Halloween #10
–July 5-July 28. “Faith” by Mike W. Barr/Bart Sears (LOTDK #21)
–Harvey Dent & Batman do media meet & greet (r in 2nd ft to Countdown #27)
–August 2. Batman: The Long Halloween #11 / fb from Teen Titans Spotlight #13 & 2nd ft to Countdown #27
–August 3. Batman: The Long Halloween #12 Part 1
–August 8-10. “Faith” (continued) (LOTDK #22-23)
–Batman gets shot, patched-up by Leslie (r in The Batman Files)
–August. Batman busts Vince & Crown (fb from LOTDK #69)
–August. “The Darkness” by Darren Vincenzo/Luke McDonnell (LOTDK #115)
–August. “Dirty Tricks” by Dan Abnett/Danny Lanning (LOTDK #95-97)
–September 1. Batman: The Long Halloween #12 Part 2
–September 1-5. Batman: The Long Halloween #13 Part 1
–“Freakout” by Garth Ennis/Will Simpson (LOTDK #91-93)
–October 31. Batman: The Long Halloween #13 Part 2
–Batman collects Two-Face’s coin (r in Batman #577)
–Green Arrow debuts (r in Legends of the DC Universe #12)
–“Steps” by Paul Jenkins/Sean Phillips (LOTDK #98-99)
–November 26. Batman puts roses on Crime Alley (r in 2nd ft to ‘tec #782)
–“Bad” by Doug Moench/Barry Kitson (LOTDK #146-148)
–“Loyalties” by John Ostrander/David Lopez (LOTDK #159-161)
–Batman investigates Raymond Gallagher (fb from LOTDK #40)

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YEAR FIVE (1993)
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–Roger Gordon dies; Jim Gordon adopts Babs (in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #20)
–Yuko Yagi debuts (fb from Batman: Child of Dreams)
–Bruce catches Alfred and Leslie kissing (fb from Batman: Gotham Knights #7)
–Jeremy Samuels debuts (fb from Batman #582-583)
–Late March. Harrison Grey debuts (r in Batman and Superman: World’s Finest #4)
–Batman displays more nutty things in Batcave (r in Flash Vol. 2 #210)
–Batman defeats white whale sub crooks, keeps sub as trophy (r in ‘tec #850)
–Babs sees Batman talk to her dad (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #20)
–Mid April-Early June. “Mask” by Bryan Talbot (em>LOTDK #39-40)
–Batman busts Catman serial killer (r in The Batman Files)
–“Colossus” by Mike Baron/Bill Reinhold (LOTDK #154-155)
–“Storm” by Andrew Donkin/Graham Brand (LOTDK #58)
–June. Wingman debuts; Batman starts training him (r in Batman #669)
–“Criminals” by Steven Grant/Mike Zeck (LOTDK #69-70)
–Victor Fries debuts as Mr. Zero (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #5 / r in Batman: Dark Victory #7 & The Batman Files)
–Barbara and James Junior leave Jim (r in Batman: Dark Victory)
–Dr. Hale Corbett debuts (r in Batman: Turning Points #5)
–Jim Gordon promoted to commissioner (r in Batman: Dark Victory)
–Late July. Batman: Dark Victory #0 by Jeph Loeb/Tim Sale
–“The Secret” by Joshua Hale Fialkov/Adriana Melo (Superman/Batman #85-87)
–August 2-3. Batman: Dark Victory #1 Part 1
–“Batman Year Two: Fear the Reaper” by Mike W. Barr (Detective Comics #575) r in The Batman Files
–“Fear the Reaper” concludes (r in DC Retroactive: Batman – The 80s #1) / r in The Batman Files
–September 1. Wingman’s training with Batman ends (r in Batman #669)
–September. Batman: Dark Victory #1 Part 2
–Batman nabs Baldwin Berkins assassin (r in Batman #603)
–Halloween weekend. “Shipwreck” by Dan Vado/Norman Felchle (LOTDK #112-113)
–Halloween. Batman: Dark Victory #1 Part 3
–November. “Citadel” by James Robinson/Tony Salmons (LOTDK #85)
–November. Batman: Dark Victory #1 Part 4
–November. Batman: Dark Victory #2
–November 26. Batman puts roses on Crime Alley (r in 2nd ft to ‘tec #782)
–“Spook” by James Robinson/Paul Johnson (LOTDK #102-104)
–December. Batman: Dark Victory #3
–X-mas. Booster & Dick time-travel from 2010 to now (Booster Gold Vol. 2 #25)
–December 31. Batman: Dark Victory #4 Part 1

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YEAR SIX (1994)
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–January 1. Batman: Dark Victory #4 Part 2
–Case of Dana Drye (r in Detective Comics #676)
–Batman vs Gorilla Boss (r in Swamp Thing Vol. 2 Annual #3)
–Case of Judge Clay (r in Detective Comics #676)
–death of Silas Wayne (r in Batman #680 & Batman and Robin #10)
–February 14-15. Batman: Dark Victory #5
–The Creeper Vol. 2 #1-6 by Steve Niles/Justiniano
–Late winter. “Ghosts” by Sam Kieth (Batman Confidential #40-43)
–Batman rescues Ashmore heir (fb from 2nd ft to Batman: Gotham Knights #42)
–March 17. Batman: Dark Victory #6
–March 17. Batman: Dark Victory #7 Part 1
–Zatanna debuts (r in JLA Incarnations #3)
–Batman uses Truth Chamber (r in Batman and Robin #16)
–Bruce named People Magazine‘s “Sexiest Man Alive” (r in Batman Confidential #52)
–Late March. B & S commemorate Dr. Grey; Two-Face appears (r in Batman and Superman: World’s Finest #4 & Batman and Superman: World’s Finest #10 Pt 1)
–April 1. Batman: Dark Victory #7 Part 2 by Jeph Loeb/Tim Sale
–new Catman debuts (r in Batman Confidential #21 & The Batman Files)
–Killer Moth debuts (r in Robin: Year One #2)
–Dr. No-Face debuts (r in 52)
–May 8. Batman: Dark Victory #8
–May 9. Death of Flying Graysons (Dark Victory #9 Pt. 1 / fb from Batman #436 / fb from Batman: SOTB #34 / fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #101 / fb from Secret Origins 80-Page Giant #1 / Secret Origins Vol. 2 #50)
–May 9. Batman surveys Flying Grayson death scene (fb from Batman #436)
–May 9. Batman addresses Dick (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #13)
–May 9. Batman spies on Dick and Haly’s friends (fb from Robin Annual #4)
–May 9. Dick goes to orphanage (fb from Robin Annual #4 & Batman #436)
–Mid June. Bruce adopts Dick (fb from Batman #439 & (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #13)
–Mid June. Dick moves into Wayne Manor (fb from Robin Annual #4)
–Father’s Day. Batman: Dark Victory #9 Part 2
–Bruce hosts party; Dick spies (fb from Batman #512)
–Mid June. Dick begins solo training (r in Robin Annual #4, Nightwing Secret Files #1, & Dark Victory)
–Mr. Zero becomes Mr. Freeze (r in Batman: Dark Victory #10)
–July 4. Batman: Dark Victory #10 / Pop Haly dies (fb from Robin Annual #4)
–July 6. Dick attends Pop Haly’s funeral (fb from Robin Annual #4)
–Dick trains (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #13)
–Dick trains (fb from Batman: Shadow of the Bat #34)
–July. Batman teams w/ Superman; Dick asks about him (fb from Legends of the DCU #6)
–August 1-September 5. Batman: Dark Victory #11-12
–August 21. Batman from 2001 time-travels to Russia (from Armageddon: Inferno #1, #4)
–September 5. Batman: Dark Victory #13 Part 1
–Bruce scares Dick with Joker story (r in Robin: Year One #2)
–Bat-Mite debuts (r in The Batman Files)
–October 10-11. Batman: Dark Victory #13 Part 2 / r in The Batman Files
–Clayface II debut Pt 1 (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #44 Part 2 / r in Gotham After Midnight #3)
–Clayface II debut Pt 2 (r in The Batman Files & Batman: Gotham After Midnight #3)
–Clayface II debut Pt 3 (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #44 Part 2 / r in Gotham After Midnight #3)
–October. Batman: Gotham After Midnight #1-6 by Steve Niles/Kelley Jones
–Late October. Batman: Gotham After Midnight #7 Part 1
–Halloween. Batman: Dark Victory #13 Part 3
–Batman criticizes Robin’s costume (fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #101)
–November. Spellbinder debuts (r in Underworld Unleashed #1 & The Batman Files)
–November. Debut of The Calculator (r in Hero Hotline #6 & Superman/Batman #19)
–November. Debut of The Getaway Genius (r in Batman #703)
–November. Debut of Eraser (r in Batman #682)
–November. Debuts of Mr. Polka-Dot (r in Justice League of America Vol. 2 #21)
–November. Debut of Mad Hatter II (r in Detective Comics #573 & Batman #700)
–November. Debut of Cavalier (r in Justice League America #43 & Batman Confidential #21)
–Dick trains (fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #101)
–November. Dick passes “ambush training test” (fb from Batman #687)
–November. Batman & Grundy stop serial killer (fb from Batman Hidden Treasures #1)
–November 26. Batman puts roses on Crime Alley (r in 2nd ft to ‘tec #782)
–Late November. Batman busts Spellbinder (r in Underworld Unleashed #1 & The Batman Files)
–Early Dec. Robin passes “gauntlet,” ends training (r in Robin: Year One #1)
–Early December. Robin busts Joe Minette, meets Gordon (r in Robin: Year One #1)
–Batman & Robin prepare for patrol (fb from New Teen Titans Vol. 2 #47)
–Robin goes on first patrol, helps nab Joker (fb from Detective Comics #866)
–Batman & Robin vs Riddler (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown #33)
–Batman & Robin vs Mr. Freeze (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #5)
–Batman & Robin vs Penguin (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown #29)
–Batman makes convertible canopy Batmobile (r in The Batman Files)
–Kite Man debuts (r in Batman: Gotham Knights #33 & The Batman Files)
–Batman & Robin patrol; Batman takes bullet in vest (fb from Batman/Nightwing: Bloodborne)
–Bruce, Alfred, and Dick go fishing (r in Nightwing Vol. 2 #103)
–Crime Doctor debuts (r in JSA #59)
–Batman & Robin shut down Catwoman’s salon scheme (r in The Batman Files)
–Tweedledum & Tweedledee debut (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #13)
–“Robin & Superman: Fear of God” by Kelley Puckett (Legends of the DCU #6)
–Batman, Robin, and Superman team-up (r in fb from JLofA v.2 #0)
–DCU heroes vs. Appelaxians (fb from DCU Legacies #3, JLofA v.2 #0, & 2nd ft to 52 #51)
–Trinity comes up with idea for JLA (fb from JLofA v.2 #0)
–other heroes agree to join JLA (r in JLofA v.2 #0 & JLA: Year One #1)
–Ollie starts bankrolling League (r in Legends of the DCU #12)
–Starro the Conqueror & Snapper Carr debut (r in Hourman #1, Hourman #16, & JLA: Year One #4)
–Superman meets with Batman, coins JLA name (r in The Batman Files)
–JLA public debut; Batman sours on JLA idea (r in 2nd ft to 52 #51 & JLA: Year One #2)
–Secret Sanctuary built; Batman skips meeting (r in Batman Confidential #50-54, 2nd ft to 52 #51, & JLA: Year One #1-2)
–Triumph debuts and is erased from time (r in Justice League America #92)
–Batman meets Vicki Vale (r in Batman #403)
–Green Arrow begins training Batman (r in Robin Vol. 2 #70 & Green Arrow Vol. 2 #134)
–Batman wears rainbow costume (fb from Trinity Vol. 2 #1)
–Joker’s “Laughing Fish” gag (r in Legends of the DC Universe #26-27)
–“The Fishy Laugh / Reign of the Joker!” (Legends of the DCU #26-27)
–Crazy Quilt debuts (r in Flash Vol. 2 #210 & The Batman Files)
–Mid December. Robin: Year One #1 by Chuck Dixon/Scott Beatty/Javier Pulido
–Mid Dec. Cluemaster debuts (r in Robin: Year One #2 & The Batman Files)
–Mid Dec. Firefly debuts (r in Robin: Year One #2)
–Mid Dec. Shrike secretly watches Batman & Robin in action (fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #56)
–Mid December. Batman begins kidnapping investigation (r in Batman Confidential #50)
–Batman & Robin vs. Riddler (fb from Robin Annual #4)
–Batman & Robin vs. Poison Ivy (fb from Robin Annual #4)
–Batman & Robin vs. Joker (fb from Robin Annual #4)
–Blockbuster & Roland Desmond debut (fb from Starman #9)
–Robin vs Mr. Freeze; Batman argues with Gordon (r in The Batman Files)
–Batman & Robin defeat Cyanide & Mother Grimm (fb from LOTDK #149-153)
–Roy Raymond debuts (r in Detective Comics #818)
–Dec. Robin: Year One #2-3 / r in The Batman Files / fb from Robin Annual #4 / fb from Robin #0 & Batman #513
–Dec 19-20. Batman: Gotham After Midnight #7 Part 2
–December 21-December 31. Batman: Gotham After Midnight #8-9

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YEAR SEVEN (1995)
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–JLA defeats Fortas; Batman joins full-time (fb from Batman Confidential #50-54 / r in JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2)
–Snapper Carr begins publishing JL fanzine (r in The Batman Files)
–Batman defeats Joker, collects giant dice (r in Batman versus Predator III: Blood Ties #4, Detective Comics #569, & Batman #657)
–Mid January. Robin: Year One #4 / r in Batman #710
–Mid Jan. B & R celebrate belated X-Mas (fb from Christmas With the Super-Heroes #2)
–JLA case-files are stolen (r in JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2)
–Batman & Robin meet the Dibnys (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #30 & fb from Identity Crisis)
–Batman & Robin go on unspecified case (r in Batman #440)
–Batman stops Clayface’s “Royce” scheme (r in The Batman Files)
–Robin learns Zucco is still alive (r in Robin Annual #4)
–Batman & Robin vs Joker & Penguin (fb from New Teen Titans Vol. 2 #47)
–Signalman debuts (fb from Trinity #18 / r in Robin #149)
–Joker uses “Jack White” name (r in The Batman Files)
–Children of Maya bomb Wayne Enterprises (fb from Batman: Absolution)
–Batman & Robin defeat The Bowler, collect pins (fb from Detective Comics #725)
–Dr. Double X debuts (r in Titans Vol. 2 #17 & Young Justice #50)
–Batman defeats Zebra-Man (r in The Outsiders #22)
–Batman defeats Elemental Man (r in The Outsiders #22)
–Batman defeats Planet Master (r in The Outsiders #22)
–“Geometry” by Dan Jurgens/Norm Rapmund (Superman #700)
–Bruce wins State custody battle for Dick (fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #75)
–February 14-19. Batman: Gotham After Midnight #10-12
–“Teenage Sidekick” by Paul Pope (Solo #3)
–Batman shakes-down Joe Chill; Chill commits suicide (fb from Batman #673)
–Batman tells Robin & Alfred about Joe Chill (r in Batman #486)
–Batman meets Hawkman (r in Batman #416, DCU Legacies #4, & JLA Year One #1)
–TO Morrow & Red Tornado debut (r in Stars & STRIPE #9, Stars & STRIPE #0, JLofA v.2 #0, & 52 #38 Part 2)
–Trinity busts TO Morrow (fb from Wonder Woman Vol. 3 #34)
–Gentleman Ghost debuts (r in Batman #416)
–Batman & Robin mellow-out, deal with Joker’s pop-crime antics (fb from Batman #682)
–Robin bests Joker in laughing contest (fb from Batman #682)
–Achilles Milo drugs Batman with Zur-En-Arrh trip (r in Batman #679)
–Bruce gets crown trophy; Alfred reorganizes trophy room (fb from Batman #682)
–Ace the Bathound debuts (r in Batman #682 & Batman and Robin #1)
–Batman & Robin defeat Lyman Brothers (fb from 2nd ft to Gotham Knights #2)
–Bruce named People Magazine‘s “Sexiest Man Alive” again (r in Batman Confidential #52)
–Carter Nichols debuts; Batman & Robin start time-traveling (r in Batman #700 / Return of Bruce Wayne #5)
–Late March. Intergang & Cadmus debut (fb from Batman and Superman: World’s Finest #4)
–Late March. Batman & Robin nab Zucco (fb from Robin Annual #4 / r in Batman #436)
–Xotar debuts; JLA starts trophy room (r in JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2 & Hourman #16)
–Professor Ivo & Amazo debut; Flash disses Hal (fb from Blackest Night #0 & Action Comics #850 / r in Hourman #1)
–Despero debuts (r in Hourman #1)
–Kanjar Ro debuts (fb from Silver Age: Secret Files and Origins #1 / r in JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2 & JLA #78)
–JLA vs Toyman & Abra Kadabra (r in Batman and Superman: World’s Finest #10 Part 1 & JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2)
–JLA & Adam Strange vs Kanjar Ro (fb from Silver Age: Secret Files and Origins #1 / r in JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2, JLA #78, & Green Lantern: Circle of Fire #1)
–Green Arrow joins JLA, saves them (r in JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2, Legends of the DC Universe #12, & Hourman #16)
–Black Canary meets Green Arrow (fb from Black Canary Vol. 3 #1)
–Dr. Destiny debuts (r in Sandman Vol. 2 #5)
–JLA defeats Angellaxians; B & S go to future (r in Hourman #16)
–Green Arrow asks Batman to find Connor Hawke (fb from Arrow and Canary #5)
–Dr. Light debuts (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #37)
–JLA vs Amazo (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #3)
–Atom joins JLA (r in Secret Origins v.2 #29 & DCU Legacies #4)
–Epoch debuts; Demons Three debut; JLA defeats Felix Faust (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #6 / r in Hourman #16 & Superman/Batman #79)
–JLA & JSA defeats the Crime Champions (fb from DCU Legacies #4)
–JLA stops second Appelaxian invasion (r in JLA: Year One #11 / r in JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2)
–“A New Dawn” by Nunzio DeFilippis (Batman Confidential #26-28)
Batman: LOTDK: Jazz #1-3 by Gerard Jones/Mark Badger
–Vandal Savage vs JLA (r in The Final Night #2)
–“Engines” by Ted McKeever (LOTDK #74-75)
–Gorilla Grodd debuts (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #23)
–Queen Bee Zazzala debuts (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #30 & Final Crisis #6)
–Amos Fortune debuts (r in Justice League #4)
–Hawkman joins JLA (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #29 & DCU Legacies #4)
–Bruce begins dating Kelli (r in JLA 80-Page Giant #2 Part 1)
–The Cheetah debuts (r in JLA Incarnations #6 Part 1)
–Ollie asks Bruce to finance the JLA; JLA defeats Packrat (fb from Legends of the DCU #12)
–Kelli dumps Bruce; Ollie suspects Bruce is Batman (fb from JLA 80-Page Giant #2 Part 1)
–The Royal Flush Gang debuts (r in Justice League #4 & JLA #1)
–JLA vs Despero (r in JLA #1)
–Batman vs Riddler (fb from 2nd ft to Batman: Gotham Knights #47)
–Batman starts practicing leniency toward 1st offenders (r in fb from 2nd ft to GK #41)
–The Clock debuts (r from Flash Vol. 2 #210)
–Batman disrupts Catwoman’s “Madame Moderne” scheme (r in The Batman Files)
–Kathy Kane, Santiago Vargas, & Lew Moxon debut (fb from Batman Inc #4)
–Gene the newsie debuts (r from The Judas Coin)
–Catwoman steals cat statue (fb from Bruce Wayne: The Road Home—Catwoman #1)
–“The Mystery of the Black Bat” by Ed Brubaker/James Tucker (Batman #600 Pt. 2)
–Joker’s “Rekoj” crimes (r in The Batman Files)
–Mr. Mxyzptlk debuts (r in Batman and Superman: World’s Finest #6)
–“Legend of the Dark Mite” by Alan Grant/Kevin O’Neill (LOTDK #38)
–Gaggy debuts (fb from Gotham City Sirens #6)
–JLA vs Fire-Eye (r in JLA Incarnations #5)
–JLA & The Creeper vs aliens; Mind-Grabber Kid debuts (r in Justice League Quarterly #8)
–JLA defeats The Monsan (r in Daily Planet: Special Invasion Edition)
–Starbreaker debuts (fb from JLofA Vol. 2 #29 / r in Justice League America #62-65)
–JLA vs Bür Sëd & Kēr Sēd (r in Daily Planet: Special Invasion Edition)
–Elongated Man joins the JLA (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #30)
–JLA defeats Putty Men (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #30)
–The Injustice Gang debuts (r in Identity Crisis)
–Early June. Snapper Carr graduates high school (fb from Hourman #16)
–Robin breaks giant nickel (r in Flash Vol. 2 #210)
–El Guacho debuts (r in Batman Inc #3 / Flash Annual #13)
–Batmen of All Nations debut (r in Infinity Inc #34, Batman #655, Batman #667-669, & The Batman Files)
–John Mayhew fails to start Club of Heroes (r in Batman #667-669)
–Batman gives Knight & Squire “hotline” number (r in JLA Classified #1)
–Kathy Kane debuts as Bat-Woman (fb from Batman Inc #4 / r in 52 & Batman #655)
–Babs spies on Batman & Gordon (fb from 2nd ft to Birds of Prey #127)
–Batman meets Bat-Woman (r in The Batman Files)
–Summer. Babs debuts as Batgirl (fb from Arkham Asylum: Living Hell)
–Summer. Batgirl fighst Killer Moth, meets Batman (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #20 & Birds of Prey #127 / r in Batman: Batgirl, The Batman Files, & DC First: Batgirl/Joker #1)
–“Photo Finish” by Devin Grayson/Duncan Fegredo (Batman Chronicles #9 Part 1)
–Bruce tells Alfred to give Dick the night off (fb from Batman #682)
–Curt Briggs case; Bat-Woman & Batman start dating (fb from Batman #682 & Batman Inc #4)
–Batgirl: Year One #4 by Scotty Beatty/Chuck Dixon/Marcos Martin
–Batgirl: Year One #6
–Copperhead debuts (r in Batgirl: Year One #9)
–August. “Folie à deux” by Kelley Puckett (Legends of the DC U #10-11)
–August. Robin & Batgirl team-up (Batgirl: Year One #8)
–Batgirl: Year One #9
–The Key debuts (r in JLA #7)
–Brain Storm debuts (r in Justice League America #43 & Showcase ’94 #7)
–Simon Stagg debuts (r in The Outsiders #21 & Metamorpho: Year One #6)
–Batman, Batgirl, & Robin vs Two-Face (r in The Batman Files)
–Batman reveals Catwoman’s secret ID to Bat-Family (r in Batman Confidential #17 & Batman Confidential #19)
–September. “The Cat and The Bat” by Fabian Nicieza/Kevin Maguire (Batman Confidential #17-21)
–Batman vs Riddler; Riddler goes straight (fb from Joker’s Asylum II: Riddler #1)
–Goldface debuts (r in Metamorpho: Year One #6)
–September. Mercy Stone debuts (fb from LOTDK #37)
–Shaggy Man debuts (fb from JLofA v.2 #43 / r in JLA #23-24)
–Hooded Hangman debuts (r in Superman/Batman #70)
–Mid October. Batman: Night Cries by Archie Goodwin/Scott Hampton
–Gordon and Bullock vs Roy Blount (fb from Detective Comics #875)
–October. James Junior vacations in Gotham (fb from Detective Comics #875)
–October. Batman begins training Mercy Stone (fb from LOTDK #37)
–“Halloween Past: Trick and Defeat” by Art Baltazar (DCU Halloween Special 2009)
–Bette Kane debuts as Bat-Girl (fb from Batman Inc #4)
–Batman talks about marrying Bat-Woman (fb from Batman #682)
–Batman & Bat-Woman get engaged (fb from Batman Inc #4)
–Batman meets Bat-Mite (r in The Killing Joke & The Batman Files)
–Bat-Family poses for photo (r in Batman: The Killing Joke)
–Batman: War on Crime by Alex Ross/Paul Dini
–“Never Say Die” by Dwayne McDuffie (Batman: Gotham Knights #27/Black and White)
–Thanksgiving with Aunt Agatha (fb from Batman #656)
–November 26. Batman puts roses on Crime Alley (r in 2nd ft to ‘tec #782)
–November 26. Batman defeats Wrath (fb from Batman Confidential #13)
–“Batman A-Go-Go” by Mike Allred/Lee Allred (Solo #7)
–“Work That’s Never Done” by James Patrick/Steve Scott (Batman Confidential #49)
–“Broken Nose” by Paul Pope (2nd ft to Batman: Gotham Knights #3/Black and White)
–Batman gives Batgirl another chance (r in Huntress: Year One #4-6)
–Huntress: Year One #4-6 by Ivory Madison/Cliff Richards
–The Judas Coin by Walt Simonson
–Batman & Green Lantern vs Time Commander (r in JLofA Vol. 2 80-Page Giant #1)
–Batman gets annoyed with pop-crime (fb from Batman #682)
–Batman & Batgirl vs Cormorant & General Scarr (r in Batgirl Special #1)

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YEAR EIGHT (1996)
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–Batman, Robin, & Batgirl bust Firefly (r in The Batman Files)
–Andrew “Ferret” Fulton debuts (r in JLA 80-Page Giant #1 Part 1)
–Batman meets Marvel’s Daredevil (Unlimited Access #2)
–Batman & Robin travel to Mantegua (fb from Batman Inc #3)
–Batman & Bat-Woman drugged by Spyral (fb from Batman #682 & Batman Inc #4)
–Batman turned into Bat-Creature (r in Batman Inc #4)
–Bat-Woman breaks up with Batman (fb from Batman Inc #4 / r in The Batman Files)
–Batman goes into depresssion (fb from Batman #682 & Batman Inc #4)
–Batman has Rainbow Creature hallucination (fb from Batman #673-674)
–Simon Hurt debuts, implants hypnotic suggestions into Batman (fb from Batman #673-674)
–Batman vs Riddler; Nick Pierce debuts (fb from Batman 80-Page Giant 2011 #1 Part 6)
–Batman travels to 853rd century (DC One Million 80-Page Giant #1)
–March. Mercy Stone kills pit fight opponent (fb from LOTDK #37)
–Robin exclaims his love of crime-fighting (fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #75)
–Mercy Stone dies (fb from LOTDK #37)
–Batman busts three crooks (fb from Batman #561)
–Morrison St Massacre occurs; Batman & Robin begin visiting My Alibi club (r in Nightwing Vol. 2 #104 & The Batman Files)
–Batman busts Two-Face (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown #27)
–Batman busts Scarecrow (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #19)
–Batman adopts yellow-oval costume (r in Teen Titans Year One #1 & The Batman Files)
–Aquaman marries Mera (fb from Aquaman Vol. 2 #4)
–Elasti-Girl marries Mento (r in Saga of the Swamp Thing #44)
–Batman & Robin fight thugs (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #13)
–Batman & Robin pose for picture (r in Teen Titans Spotlight #14)
–Robin, Aqualad, & Kid Flash defeat Mr. Twister (r in JLofA Vol. 2 #17 & The Batman Files)
–Teen Titans Year One #1-3 / fb from Flash: The Fastest Man Alive #2
–Kid Flash meets Batman (fb from Flash Vol. 2 #210)
–Batman busts gangsters (fb from Detective Comics #600)
–Late March. Robin vs. Stan Rutledge (fb from Robin Annual #4)
–Late March. The 100 debut (fb from Batman and Superman: World’s Finest #5)
–Robin & Batgirl defeat Crazy Quilt (fb from Nightwing Annual #2)
–Teen Titans Year One #4-6 by Amy Wolfram/Karl Kerschl
–Batman, Robin, & Batgirl team-up (fb from 2nd ft to Birds of Prey #127)
–Deadshot debuts (fb from Deadshot #1 & 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #22)
–Batman vs Riddler (fb from 2nd ft to Batman: Gotham Knights #47)
–Terrible Trio debuts (r in Detective Comics #832)
–Batman & Robin bust Joker (fb from Batman: Shadow of the Bat #34)
–Catwoman: Defiant by Peter Milligan/Tom Grindberg
–Batman, Robin, and Batgirl vs Riddler (fb from Birds of Prey #100, 2nd ft to GK #47, & ‘tec #600)
–“No Escape” by Paul Kupperberg (Batman: Gotham Knights #29/Black and White)
–Batman dies, gets revived by Atom (r in JLofA v.4 #58)
–Batman & Robin defeat Riddler (fb from Batman #713)
–Batman & Robin defeat Joker at soup factory (fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #62)
–JLA vs The Construct (r in Justice League International #11 & JLA #107)
–Early June. Joker learns location of JLA HQ (fb from Hourman #16)
–Batman teaches Robin how to use guns (fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #33)
–Batman & Robin defeat Poison Ivy (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #36)
–Late June. Snapper Carr resigns as JLA mascot (fb from Hourman #8)
–Late June. The JLA misses Snapper (fb from Hourman #16)
–Early July. JLA vs Warlock of Ys; Zatanna joins JLA (r in JLA Incarnations #3 & JSA #54)
–Early July. Firestorm debuts, joins JLA (r in JLA Incarnations #3)
–“Like a Tombstone in the Sky” by John Ostrander/Val Semeiks (JLA Incarnations #3)
–“The Green Bullet” by John Ostrander/Ken Lashley (JLA 80-Page Giant #1 Part 1)
–Batman begins feeling frustrated with JLA’s political red tape (r in The Batman Files)
–Batman & Manhunter defeat The Council (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #22)
–Batman disses Green Lantern (fb from Blackest Night #0)
–Batman defeats Prof. Milo’s werewolf (fb from Batman #683)
–Batman defeats The Gargoyle (fb from Batman #477-478)
–Joker’s “Five-Way Revenge” (fb from Trinity #18 & Batman #683)
–Batgirl defeats Scarecrow; Batman talks with Gordon (fb from Booster Gold Vol. 2 #5)
–Batman & Robin defeat Rafferty Bros, keep trophy (r in Detective Comics #676)
–“Snitch” by Robert Loren Fleming/David G. Klein (LOTDK #51)
–“Sanctum” by Dan Raspler/Mike Mignola (LOTDK # 54)
–“All the Deadly Days: Chapter One” by Dale Eaglesham (Batman 80-Page Giant #3)
–“Last Call at McSurley’s” by Mike W. Barr (Batman: Gotham Knights #25/Black and White)
–Batman vs Firefly (r in The Batman Files)
–Batman argues with Hal Jordan (fb from Blackest Night #0)
–Falseface debuts (r in Batman #700)
–Batman & Robin defeat super-villain “face” team (r in Batman #700)
–Batman, Robin, Phantom Stranger vs Hellerites (r in Batman: The Return of Bruce Wayne #5)
–Halloween. JLA & Phantom Stranger vs Felix Faust (fb from 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #6 / r in JLA/Avengers #3 & JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2)
–JLA defeats Titus (fb from JLA Classified #51 & JLA Classified #53-54)
–Batman & Robin solve unspecified case, get gorilla (r in Christmas With the Super-Heroes)
–November 26. Batman visits Crime Alley (fb from Batman #561)
–November 26. Batman puts roses on Crime Alley (fb from 2nd ft to ‘tec #782)
–Batman & Robin solve unspecified case, get rocket (r in Christmas With the Super-Heroes)
–Dr. Gruener debuts as The Reaper (r in Batman #692)
–X-Mas. Batman & Robin solve case, celebrate X-Mas (fb from Christmas With the Super-Heroes)
–Booster Gold & Goldstar time-travel from 2010 to fix timestream (Booster Gold v.2 #11-12)
–Batman & The Creeper defeat debuting Hellgrammite (r in The Batman Files)
–Batman & Flash defeat debuting Carl Bork (fb from Power Company: Bork #1)
–Batman vs Dr. Double X (r in The Batman Files)
–Batman drops piano on Clayface II (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #44 Part 2)
–Batman hears news about Langstroms (r in The Batman Files)

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YEAR NINE (1997)
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–Batman, Robin, & Batgirl bust three crooks (fb from Batman #561)
–Speedy goes to rehab for heroin (r in Justice League: Rise of Arsenal #1 & Justice League: Rise & Fall Special #1 Part 1)
–Ace the Bathound dies (r in The Batman Files & Batman #462-464)
–Batman vs. Joker (fb from Teen Titans Spotlight #16)
–Duela Dent debuts (r in Team Titans #13, JLA/Titans #2, & Countdown #51)
–Bruce & Dick pose for pics (r in Batman #440)
–Batman vs Catwoman and her Cat Burglars (r in Detective Comics #569)
–Alfred becomes Outsider (fb from Batman #682 / r in Nightwing Annual #2 & Batman #683)
–Dick professes love to Babs (fb from Nightwing Annual #2)
–JLA suspends the Teen Titans (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 Annual #3)
–February 7. Green Dragon Case (fb from Teen Titans Spotlight #14)
–Batman & Robin vs Tzin-Tzin (r in Peacemaker Vol. 2 #1)
–Batman defeats Joker gang team-up (fb from Batman #682)
–debut of Flippy (fb from Shadowpact #6)
–villains take advantage of Carter Nichols’ time-device (fb from Batman #700)
–Joker holds knife to Robin’s throat (fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #62)
–Batman: Batgirl by Kelley Puckett/Matt Haley
–“Joker Tips His Hat!” by Ed Brubaker/Stefano Guadiano (Batman #600 Pt. 3)
–“TreasureQuest” by Dan Jurgens/Mike Norton (Metamorpho: Year One #6)
–JLA, JSA, & 7 Soldiers vs Iron Hand; death of Red Tornado (r in JLofA v.2 #0, Stars and STRIPE #0, & Seven Soldiers of Victory #1 / fb from Stars and STRIPE #9 & JLofA v.2 #0)
–Red Tornado joins JLA (fb from 52 #38 Part 2 / r in Stars & STRIPE #9, Stars & STRIPE #0, & JLofA v.2 #0)
–Kathy Sutton debuts (r in JLofA Annual #3 & JLofA v.2 #1)
–Late March. Dick moves to New York (fb from Batman #600 / r in The Batman Files)
–Late March. Bruce moves to penthouse, Batman to bunker; Alfred writes stories (fb from Batman #682)
–Late March. Bruce installs JLA teleporter in Bat-Bunker (r in The Batman Files)
–Late March. Bruce starts short-lived Victims Inc (r in Batman #402 & Batman Inc #6)
–Late March. B & S vs Mxy and Bat-Mite (fb from Batman and Superman: World’s Finest #6)
–Teen Titans disband (r in JLA/Titans #1-3 & Secret Origins Vol. 2 Annual #3)
–Joker ends pop-crime phase, starts dark phase (fb from DCU Legacies #5)
–Black Spider debuts (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #28)
–Englehart’s “Dark Detective” arc (fb from Batman #600Deadshot #1, & 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #22 / r in LOTDK #132-136, Batman #600, ‘tec #825, Batman: The Last Angel, & Secret Origins Vol. 2 #44)
–New Teen Titans form (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 Annual #3 / r in Nightwing Annual #2)
–Booster time-travels from 2010 to fix timestream again (Booster Gold v.2 #21-24)
–“Night of the Bat” by Len Wein (Swamp Thing #7/Batman Hidden Treasures #1)
–“The Saga of Ra’s al Ghul” TPB by Denny O’Neil/Neal Adams / fb from Batman Incorporated Vol. 2 #2, 2nd ft to Countdown to Final Crisis #4, & Batman #561
–“Duel” by Denny O’Neil/Jim Aparo/Keith Giffen et al (LOTDK Annual #1)
–“Dark Messenger of Mercy!” by Len Wein (Batman #307 / 2nd ft to DC Retroactive: Batman—The 70s #1)
–JLA vs fear alien Nekron (r in JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2)
–JLA defeats Dr. Destiny (fb from Sandman Vol. 2 #2)
–Batman versus Jennifer Blake (fb from Batman: Absolution)
–Babs learns Dick is dating Starfire (fb from Nightwing Annual #2)
–Babs starts dating Jason Bard (r in Birds of Prey #1 & Batgirl: Year One #9)
–Teen Titans fight JLA over Raven (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 Annual #3)
–Batman, Superman, Robin vs Epoch (fb from Superman/Batman #79-80)
–Batman vs Quakemaster (r in Hero Hotline #1)
–JLA, JSA, & Legion vs Mordru & Demons Three (r in Action Comics #864)
–Manhunters & Mark Shaw debut (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #22)
–JLA vs Major Macabre; Red Tornado adopts Traya (r in JLA 80-Page Giant #1 Part 4)
–Replikon debuts (r in Adventures of Superman #627)
–Dick drops out of college, moves to NYC (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #13)
–Power Girl debuts (fb from JSA Classified #1)
–JLA/JSA vs Darkseid (fb from Action Comics #650 / r in Legends #1 & JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2)
–Batman & Talia vs Gregorian Falstaff (r in DC Retroactive: Batman—The 70s #1)
–“Terror Times Three!” by Len Wein/Tom Mandrake (DC Retroactive: Batman—The 70s #1)
–“Lazarus Affair” (r in DC Retroactive: Batman—The 70s #1)
–November 26. Batman puts roses on Crime Alley (r in 2nd ft to ‘tec #782)
–“Siege” by Archie Goodwin/James Robinson/Marshall Rogers (LOTDK #132-136)
–Dick tries to fit in at gala (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #13)
–Maxie Zeus debuts (r in Batman #470)
–Ultra-Humanite debuts (r in New Teen Titans Vol. 2 #38)
–Batman & Flash defeat Carl Bork again (fb from Power Company: Bork #1)
–Vicor Zsasz debuts (r in Batman: Shadow of the Bat #1 & The Batman Files)
–The Question debuts (fb from Detective Comics Annual #1 & The Question #2)
–Tom Tresser debuts (r in Wonder Woman Vol. 3 #2)
–The Sensei splits from Ra’s al Ghul (r in Batman Inc #4 & Deadman Vol. 2 #1)
–Deadman debuts (r in Deadman Vol. 2 #1 & Batman/Deadman: Death and Glory)
–Batman & Deadman defeat The Clown (r in Batman/Deadman: Death and Glory)

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YEAR TEN (1998)
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–Batman learns about Tommy Carma (r in Batman #402)
–Batman teams-up with Cave Carson (r in Blue Beetle Vol. 6 #21)
–JLA poses for photo (r in Identity Crisis #7)
–Bruce goes on Rome business trip (r in Batman: Europa #4)
–debut of Black Lightning (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #6 Part 2)
–Batman vs Ra’s al Ghul; Batman finds Lazarus Pit oasis (fb from Year One: Batman—Ra’s al Ghul #2)
–Zook debuts, becomes JLA mascot, is hated by Batman (r in Superman/Batman #31)
–Batman berates Zook; Zook leaves (fb from Superman/Batman #31)
–JLA vs Weapons Master (r in Superman/Batman #31)
–Big 3 pose for Tex Thompson photo (r in Hero Hotline #5)
–Shotgun Smith debuts (r in Robin Vol. 2 #1)
–Captain Stingaree debuts (r in Batman #703)
–Batman, Deadman, Cleveland Brand vs Sensei (r in Deadman Vol. 2 #1)
–“Return… To Forever” by Andrew Helfer/José Luiz Garcia Lopez (Deadman Vol. 2 #1)
–Sensei & Bronze Tiger “kill” Kathy Kane (r in Batman Inc #4)
–Brainwave debuts (r in Blackest Night #1)
–JLA does marriage pool (r in ff from JLofA Vol. 2 #0)
–Secret Society of Super-Villains debuts (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #23)
–Catwoman joins Secret Society (r in JLA #119)
–Matter Master debuts (r in JLA #115)
–Late March. B & S have spring meeting (r in Batman and Superman: World’s Finest #4-10)
–Bruce begins funding Family Finders Inc (r in Detective Comics #598)
–Batman builds gargoyle lockbox (r from 2nd ft to Gotham Knights #42)
–Batman defeats Packrat (r in Legends of the DCU #13)
–“Critical Mass” by Christopher Priest/Ken Lashley (Legends of the DCU #13)
–JLA vs Homo Magi wizards; Sindella Zatara dies (r in Justice Society of America Vol. 3 80-Page Giant 2010 #1)
–April. Mind-wipe scandal part one: Agamemno/Injustice League body-swap affair (r in Silver Age, Identity Crisis, & JLA #46)
–Mind-wipe scandal part one continued: JLA mind-wipes Catwoman (fb from Catwoman Vol. 3 #50)
–Batman begins collecting info on friends (r in JLA #46)
–April. Mind-wipe scandal part two: Secret Society body swap affair (fb from Identity Crisis & OMAC Project)
–Walter Lanier holds charity event (r in New Titans #65)
–Batman mind-controlled, shot by Green Arrow (r in JLofA v.2 #4)
–Batman & Jason Burr vs Kobra (r in Faces of Evil: Kobra #1)
–JLA accepts dirty money from Tulane Bryce (fb from JLA 80-Page Giant #1 Part 2)
–Paul Sloane debuts (fb from Detective Comics #777-782)
–Dick shows off early Nightwing costume design (fb from Batman #682)
–Professor Radium debuts (r in Infinite Crisis Aftermath: The Battle for Blüdhaven #4)
–Batman & Robin defeat the Spook (fb from Batman: Gotham Knights #46)
–Batman reveals secret ID to Catwoman (r in Detective Comics #569)
–Batman vs Mad Hatter (r in Batman #491)
–Mirage debuts (fb from Detective Comics #511)
–Batman busts Tony Falco, The Squid, & Killer Croc (fb from 2nd ft to ‘tec #809 / r in 52 #25, Batman #703, The Batman Files, & Batman #657)
–Getaway Genius gets cancer, Batman lets him go (fb from Batman #703)
–Joker rages; Winslow Heath debuts (fb from Detective Comics #867-870)
–Batman & Robin defeat Death Man three times (fb from Batman Inc #2)
–Batman & Robin defeat Penguin; Tim learns their secret IDs (fb from Secret Origins 80-Page Giant #1)
–Late May. Joker nearly kills Robin (r in Batman: Orphans #1 & Nightwing Vol. 2 #134)
–Late May. Dick quits as Robin, returns to NYC, but eventually rejoins Batman (fb from Nightwing Vol. 2 #134-135)
–Late May. Batman & Robin argue (fb from Batman #713)
–June. “Nightwing: Year One – Ch. 1″ by Scott Beatty/Chuck Dixon/Scott McDaniel (Nightwing Vol. 2 #101)
–June. Dick returns Robin costume to Batman (fb from Batman: SOTB #34)
–June. “Nightwing: Year One – Ch. 2″ by Scott Beatty/Chuck Dixon/Scott McDaniel (Nightwing Vol. 2 #102)
–June. Jason Todd debuts (r in Nightwing Vol. 2 #103 & The Batman Files)
–June. “Nightwing: Year One – Ch. 3″ by Scott Beatty/Chuck Dixon/Scott McDaniel (Nightwing Vol. 2 #103)
–Bruce & Alfred argue about Jason (r in The Batman Files)
–Batman defeats Sewer King (r in 52 #25)
–July. Mind-wipe scandal part three: Dr. Light rapes Sue Dibny; JLA mind-wipes Batman (fb from Identity CrisisThe OMAC Project, 2nd ft to Countdown #43-42 / Batman Confidential #50)
–July. “Super Powers” by Marc Guggenheim/Jerry Bingham (Batman Confidential #50-54)
–August. Mind-Wipe Scandal part four: JLA mind-wipes The Top (fb from Flash Vol. 2 #215)
–Batman teams with Tom Tresser vs The Council (r in Wonder Woman Vol. 3 #2)
–Late August. Babs gets Master’s Degree, begins campaigning for Congress (in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #20)
–Batman vs Queen of Hearts & Jack of Clubs (fb from Batman #472)
–September. JSA & JLA vs Spirit King; death of Mr. Terrific (fb from JSA #61)
–JLA vs TO Morrow & Tornado Tyrant; Firestorm learns Red Tornado’s Elemental origin (r in Justice League of America Annual #3)
–Tiki Rivera debuts (r in LOTDK #209)
–Film Freak debuts (r in Batman #492)
–Firebug debuts (r in Detective Comics #690)
–Batman vs Joker at Antique Society (fb from Detective Comics #617)
–Killer Moth learns Batman’s ID, hits head, forgets it (r in Batman: Shadow of the Bat #8)
–Ten-Eyed Man debuts (r in 52 #30)
–Batman & Superman vs Lunar Lady (r in Legends of the DC Universe 80-Page Giant #2)
–Wilson & Fiona debut (r in 80-Page Giant Vol. 2 #1)
–Batman & Superman vs Dr. Zodiac & Madame Zodiac (r in Trinity #12)
–The Dark Rider debuts (r in Batman #515)
–Early November. Babs elected to Congress (in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #20)
–Babs gets engaged to Jason Bard (r in Birds of Prey #1 & Batgirl: Year One #9)
–Glass Man debuts (r in Robin #153)
–“Scars” by Kelley Puckett/Jim Balent/Rick Burchett (Batman: Batgirl—Girlfrenzy! #1)
–Batman impregnates Talia al Ghul (fb from Batman #683 & Batman Inc Vol. 2 #2 / r in Batman: Son of the Demon)
–Karl Kyle debuts (r in Seven Soldiers: Bulleteer #3)
–Batman defeats Killer Moth (r in Harley Quinn #10)
–Two-Bear Brothers debut [1]r in Harley Quinn #9)
–things get even rockier for the JLA (r in JLA Incarnations #4 Part 1 & Secret Origins Vol. 2 #50)
–November 26. Batman puts roses on Crime Alley (r in 2nd ft to ‘tec #782)
–Markovian Civil War starts (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #6 Part 2)
–“Balance” by John Ostrander/Val Semeiks (JLA Incarnations #4 Part 1 / r in JLA Secret Files and Origins #2 Part 2)
–Batman forms Outsiders (r in & fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #6 Part 2)
–Late November. Halo & Katana move into penthouse (r in Secret Origins Vol. 2 #6 Part 2 & The Batman Files)
–Outsiders vs Force of July (fb from DC Universe Legacies #5)
–Outsiders vs Agent Orange (r in Batman: Shadow of the Bat #47)
–Early December. Nocturna debuts (r in Green Arrow/Black Canary Wedding Special Part 2 & The Batman Files)
–Outsiders vs Masters of Disaster (r in The Outsiders #17-20)
–Outsiders vs Maxie Zeus & The New Olympians (r in  Justice Society of America Vol. 3 #12The Batman Files)
–Outsiders vs Ahk-Ton (fb from The Outsiders #21)
–Outsiders vs the Aurakles (fb from Secret Origins Vol. 2 #6 Part 2)
–JLA disbands; Detroit JLA forms (r in JLA Incarnations #4 Conclusion)
–Jericho debuts, joins Teen Titans (r in New Teen Titans Vol. 2 #13)
–the wedding of Donna Troy (fb from JLofA v.2 #0)
–Big 3 meet at Challengers Mountain (fb from JLofA v.2 #0)
–Batman tells Superman & Wonder Woman about Jason (fb from JLofA v.2 #0)
–Batman teaches Jason “Sprang-Aparo combo” (r in Convergence: Batman & Robin #2)
–Dec. “Nightwing: Year One – Ch. 4-6” by Scott Beatty (Nightwing Vol. 2 #104-106)
–December. Dick gives Bruce Nightwing photo (r in The Batman Files)
–Dec. “Two of a Kind”/”Second Chance” by Max Allan Collins/Dave Cockrum (Batman #410-411)
–Batman & Robin vs Black Mask (fb from Batman #484 & Catwoman Vol. 3 #83)
–Outsiders vs Kobra (r in The Outsiders Annual #1)
–Batman teaches Black Lightning (r in Justice League of America Vol. 2 #3)
–December 23. Dick returns old costume (fb from Christmas With the Super-Heroes #2)
–December 24. Batman gets injured (fb from Christmas With the Super-Heroes #2)
–Batman shows-off new Robin to Nightwing (fb from Batman and Robin #23)
–Batman & Nightwing argue about Jason (r in Batman #416)
–Batman defeats Scarecrow (fb from Joker’s Asylum: Scarecrow #1)

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