The Batman comics recommendation thread! Since there currently are a lot of people, getting familiar with the Batman comics. We see a lot of threads popping up, with questions about what books they should purchase. I think it might be a good idea to make one general thread were the batfans can post there own recommendations of comics, paperbacks, collected edition, hard covers. So remember this is for comic material only with an exeption on books about Batman ,no merchandise! Also try and recomend some loose comics for example: Legends of the Dark Knight #50. Or Shadow of The Bat #1, #2, #3. I'll kick this off in the next post. And I'll reserve the next two, for a summarize of all the recommendations! For first timers, here's a short introduction: Who's who? The Batman And Wikipedia Here's a list of some Batman series. If you haven't read anything about Batman get atleast these five books: 1. Batman Year One 2. The Long Halloween 3. Dark Victory 4. The Dark Knight Returns 5. The Killing Joke Shh's top three: http://forums.superherohype.com/showthread.php?p=13728271#post13728271 Here you can find a list of the most common Batman Graphic Novels. Here you can find a lot of info about the various Batman series. The 25 Greatest Batman Graphic Novels, according to IGN The Best Batman Books according to Amazon.com I'd like to recommend this little gem: JUSTICE LEAGUE: THE NEW FRONTIER SPECIAL And if you get the chance to buy some Grant & Breyfogle back issues, don't hesitate. You'll love 'em.