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Comic Guide - The Batman Adventures: The Lost Years
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Issue #01 - Lost Years
Release Date: Nov. 26, 1997 (First Issue)
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
Release Date: Jan. 2, 1998 (originally Dec. 24, 1997)
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
Release Date: Jan. 21, 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
Release Date: Feb. 25, 1998 (originally Feb. 18)
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
Release Date: Mar. 25, 1998 (Final Issue, 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.

Batman Adventures: The Lost Years TPB
Written by Hilary Bader and Ty Templeton, art by Rick Burchett, Bo Hampton and Terry Beatty, cover by Ty Templeton
Release Date: Feb. 8, 1999

Bridging the gap between Batman: The Animated Series and The New Batman Adventures, follow Robin's journey to becoming Nightwing and the growth of the Batman-Family. Collects issues The Batman Adventures: The Lost Year #1-5.

Batman Adventures: Nightwing Rising TPB
Written by Hilary Bader and Ty Templeton, art by Rick Burchett, Bo Hampton and Terry Beatty, cover by Ty Templeton
Release Date: Sep. 29, 2020

Witness the birth of Nightwing in these all-ages tales set in the beloved Batman animated world! Dick Grayson has been incredible at playing Batman’s sidekick—but when Robin decides to leave Batman and fight crime on his own, what does that mean for Gotham City? And as one Robin moves on, another starts his journey—Tim Drake! Also featuring The Joker, Two-Face, and Batgirl. Collects The Batman Adventures: The Lost Years #1-5 and Batman: Gotham Adventures #1.


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