when juno said “you’ve just got to keep living, and you’ve got to have faith that eventually you’ll be glad you did” and alessandra strong said “dying is easy, you’ve only got to do it once. you can never stop surviving. you’ve got to get up and do it all day, every day— that’s what’s hard” and “i’m proud of you for surviving. that’s the hardest thing there is” and benzaiten steel said “but if you want to keep seeing what’s ahead, you gotta get back in the car” and sasha wire said “it’s not theatrical, it’s not glamorous, it’s not even satisfying, but it’s what you’re stuck with, so deal with it” and peter nureyev said “of course there’s [something out there worth seeing]. but you need to be alive to see it” and
❝ Deep in my heart I know I am a loner. I have tried to blend in with the world and be sociable, but the more people I meet the more disappointed I am. So, I’ve learned to enjoy myself, my family, and a few good friends.❞
“We lie as if we are the first people on earth, or the last, the sun coming down on us, the water cold, our every action of the utmost importance, as if, like children, we know that no one else really exists.”
- Philipp Meyer, The Son
Step back into the Gotham of Tim Burton’s seminal classic Batman movies on August 10, 2021. Batman ’89 by screenwriter Sam Hamm (Batman, Batman Returns) and artist Joe Quinones (Dial H for Hero) will pull on a number of threads left dangling by the prolific director in an incredible new comic book miniseries.
When the 6-issue comic book run launches, Gotham City is being torn in two as citizens dressed as Batman and The Joker duke it out in the streets. As D.A. Harvey Dent tries to keep the city together, he targets the one problem tearing it apart: Batman! And he’ll get Bruce Wayne’s help in taking down the Dark Knight.
In this first look preview, all the classic elements of Burton’s Batman are on full display. Take a look, and then scroll through to pick the covers you want your local comic shop to order for you.