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Comic Guide - The Batman Adventures: The Lost Years
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Issue #01 - Lost Years
Cover Date - January 1998 - Series Premiere
Written by Hillary J. Bader; art by Bo Hampton, Terry Beatty; cover by Ty Templeton and Rick Burchett


A rift slowly begins to form between Batman and Robin. Also, Robin becomes angry when Batman begins to approve of Batgirl's crime fighting.
Issue #02 - Graduation Day
Cover Date - February 1998
Written by Hillary J. Bader; art by Bo Hampton, Terry Beatty; cover by Ty Templeton and Rick Burchett


The tension between Batman and Robin reaches a boiling point on the date of Dick Grayson's graduation from University.

Issue #03 - Now You See Them
Cover Date - March 1998
Written by Hillary J. Bader; art by Bo Hampton, Terry Beatty; cover by Ty Templeton


Dick Grayson travels the globe to find peace, and stumbles upon a legendary tribe known for their ability to go invisible.

Issue #04 - As The Twig Is Bent
Cover Date - April 1998
Written by Hillary J. Bader; art by Bo Hampton, Terry Beatty; cover by Ty Templeton


Tim Drake, the son of a criminal, wishes to join Batman and Robin on their crime-fighting escapade. His wish is soon granted when one night Two-Face comes calling for his father.

Issue #05 - You Can't Go Home Again
Cover Date - May 1998 - Series Finale (Becomes 'Batman: Gotham Adventures'.)
Written by Hillary J. Bader; art by Bo Hampton, Terry Beatty; cover by Ty Templeton


Nightwing returns to Gotham to return a potentially deadly artifact to his tribe member friends. Also, Batman continues to train Tim Drake as the new Robin.

The Lost Years TPB
Cover Date - February 1999

Collects issues #1-5 of the Lost Years mini.


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