This paperback collects the Batman: Contagion storyline. This is a Batman storyline which was written by Alan Grant, Dennis O'Neil, Chuck Dixon and Christopher Priest, with illustrations by Barry Kitson, Frank Fosco, Jim Balent, Kelley Jones, Graham Nolan, Matt Haley, Mike Wieringo, Vince Giarrano, Dick Giordano, Tommy Lee Edwards and Doug Moench. The story was published in March and April, 1996.
A lethal virus has been released on the unknowing inhabitants of Gotham City, causing excruciating pain and ultimate death within 48 hours. Batman races to contain the chaos and find a cure, with help from Robin, Nightwing, Azrael, Huntress, Catwoman and Poison Ivy.
This paperback collects the following comic books:
- Batman: Shadow of the Bat #48 (The Apocalypse Plague)
- Detective Comics #695 (The Gray Area)
- Robin (Volume 4) #27 (Natural Born Healer)
- Catwoman (Volume 2) #31 (Flesh and Fire)
- Azrael #15 (Requiem for an Immortal)
- Batman #529 (Tears of Blood)
- Batman: Shadow of the Bat #49 (Angel of Death)
- Detective Comics #696 (Babylon Falls)
- Batman Chronicles #4 (Hitman, Huntress: Exposure and Beggar's Banquet)
- Catwoman (Volume 2) #32 (Fever Pitch)
- Azrael #16 (Contagion)
- Robin (Volume 4) #28 (Bitter Dregs)
- No special notes.