This paperback collects the Batman: Broken City storyline. This storyline originally was published in the comic book series Batman from December, 2003 to May, 2004. This story was written by Brian Azzarello and illustrated by Eduardo Risso, the team behind the critically acclaimed Vertigo series 100 Bullets.
In this story Batman embarks on a journey of self-discovery that forces him to reflect on the life he has led and the choices he has made, while hunting the murderer of a small boy's parents. But when the Dark Knight becomes caught up in his own investigation and ruminations, he suddenly falls prey to a deadly new pair of killers that have been stalking him.
This paperback collects the following comic books:
- Batman #620 (Broken City, Part One)
- Batman #621 (Broken City, Part Two)
- Batman #622 (Broken City, Part Three)
- Batman #623 (Broken City, Part Four)
- Batman #624 (Broken City, Part Five)
- Batman #625 (Broken City, Conclusion)