Batman (New 52) #13

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Few villains have made as much of an impact on the lives of their respective heroes as the Joker has in the life of Batman.  He draws much of his enjoyment from throwing chaos into Batman’s life, having killed the second Robin and paralyzed Barbara Gordon (although that was later written out of continuity).  This time the attack gets even more personal, which is why issue 13 starts a storyarch aptly titled “Death of the Family.”

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Batman (New 52) #12

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At the end of Batman #11, Snyder had finished an unbelievably epic Batman storyarch with a completely original villain.  That left a lot of expectations for his next move.  Unfortunately, his next move was an immediately disappointing promotion of the gay agenda in an issue which barely sees Batman at all.

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