Batman & the Signal

Batman & the Signal

THE SIGNAL, Batman’s trainee and Gotham’s daytime protector, is back with his own three issue miniseries! From the legendary New York Times best-selling author of BATMAN and ALL-STAR BATMAN, Scott Snyder, and exciting new talent Tony Patrick.

Batman may own the night, but with new villains emerging during the day he needs an ally to defend the city when he can’t. Only one teen is up to the challenge, Duke Thomas. After months of training, he’s ready to step out of the shadow of the bat to become his own kind of hero. Meet Gotham City’s newest protector: The Signal! Spinning out of adventures in ALL-STAR BATMAN and WE ARE ROBIN, comics superstar Scott Snyder and newcomer Tony Patrick take our young hero to new heights in this exciting miniseries with artwork by Cully Hamner.

Title:Batman & the Signal
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781401279677
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About Scott Snyder

Scott Snyder is the Eisner and Harvey Award winning writer on DC Comics Batman, Swamp Thing, and his original series for Vertigo, American Vampire. He is also the author of the short story collection, Voodoo Heart, published by the Dial Press in 2006. The paperback version was published in the summer of 2007.


    Batman & the Signal Reviews

  • Sam Quixote

    Does anyone like Duke Thomas?? I never have! Scott Snyder’s annoyingly been trying to make this character a thing for the longest time now and he’s never taken off with the Batman readership – t...

  • Chad

    Snyder does a good job of establishing Duke Thomas's character in the All Star Batman back up stories that are reprinted here as well as in the All Star Batman trades. However, there was way too many ...

  • Jordanne ~ Bloodthirsty Little Beasts Blog ~

    First, a thank you to Edelweiss and DC Comics for providing a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.I really enjoyed this book. Duke is not a character I would ordinarily be interested by...

  • Wing Kee

    Not that good at all.World: The art is okay, it’s nothing special, the colours are a bit muted and the characters are a bit stagnant and lack enough personality to express emotion. The world buildin...

  • Craig

    Not bad, but I want to see more, to know more about Duke and what's going on with him. He supposedly has some sort of meta-human abilities, but what the heck are they? They never make an appearance in...

  • Chris Lemmerman

    [Read as single issues]Duke Thomas is Batman’s newest sidekick – The Signal! But where Batman and his associates usually operate at night, The Signal’s time is from sun-up to sundown. With untes...

  • Rory Wilding

    Introduced in the first issue of the Zero Year arc during Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo’s Batman run, Duke Thomas is initially presented as an incidental character. However, much like Harper Row —...

  • Diane Hernandez

    Batman and the Signal was a little too focused on the Signal’s feelings and history to feel like a fully fleshed out plot.Duke Thomas, formerly a Robin, is now the Signal, a daytime crimefighter in ...

  • Alan

    Yep, I'm cheating again. Adding the TPB, even though I read this in floppies. But, hey it reads ok either in installment or in one sitting IMO (damn, I'm so old when it comes to net slang).Look, I'm w...

  • E. Reyes

    🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃Batman & The Signal tells the story of Duke Thomas aka The Signal; Batman's newest recruit. The Signal is now basically a day-time Batman, and was formerly a new Robin.I really enj...