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In the graphic novel, The Dark Knight Returns
, Superman is skin and bones after being subjected to a nuclear explosion.
The Dark Knight III: The Master Race (issue 5 of 8 will be out in April) continues the story that began in Frank Miller's legendary '80s graphic novel The Dark Knight Returns
, featuring an aging, bitter Batman returning to action.
This eight-issue limited series is the sequel to the 1986 classic THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS
and the follow up to THE DARK KNIGHT STRIKES AGAIN, published in 2001.
Conceived by Timm and writer Alan Burnett, this latest direct-to-Blu-ray release plays like a mind-bending fever dream, owing a spiritual debt to Frank Miller's "The Dark Knight Returns
," but standing very much on its own.
The term "graphic novel" was first used in 1964; it was popularized within the comics community after the publication of Will Eisner's A Contract with God in 1978, and became familiar to the public in the late 1980s after the commercial successes of the first volume of Spiegelman's Maus, Moore and Gibbons's Watchmen, and Miller's The Dark Knight Returns
It also has published spectacular slipcase editions --Batman 75th Anniversary Commemorative Collection--featuring the classic trade paperbacks of three of his greatest epics by some of comics' top talents: Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
(Frank Miller and Klaus Janson); Batman Hush (Jeph Loeb, Jim Lee, and Scott Williams); and Batman Vol.
The Dark Knight Returns
* FRANK MILLER * DC Comics, 1986 * The deep, dark graphic novel that led to the Christopher Nolan films
However, thanks to the success of books such as Alan Moore's Watchmen, Frank Miller's The Dark Knight Returns
, and Art Spiegelman's Maus, the graphic novel (aka comic books with A-levels) was born.
Ever since Frank Miller's comic The Dark Knight Returns
, Batman has sloughed off his primary-colored carapace of camp, and wrapped himself in a cape of black.
In Frank Miller's dark telling of The Dark Knight Returns
, a four-issue mini-series from the 1980s, Batman came out of retirement while Superman became a tool of the federal government.
The auction will also contain Frank Miller's black-and-white cover art for 'The Dark Knight Returns
2,' combining the now iconic storyline with Miller's signature grit.