- This is the home of hopeless causes and blind faith.
Appearing in "Contagion, Part Eight: Babylon Falls"
- Dave (governor; voice only)
- U.S. Military
- Gotham City Hall
Synopsis for "Contagion, Part Eight: Babylon Falls"
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- This issue is reprinted in the Batman: Contagion collected edition.
- Armand Krol refers to the Governor as "Dave." Gotham City has been established as existing in New Jersey. At the time, New Jersey's real life governor was Christine Todd Whitman.
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The events from this issue are related to the Contagion crossover that went through the Batman Family Titles in 1996, in which Gotham City had an epidemic of a mutant strand of the Ebola virus. The events of Contagion lead into Batman: Legacy, Batman: Cataclysm, and ultimately No Man's Land.