This paperback collects the Batman: Life After Death storyline and the Riddle Me This story. These stories were originally published in the comic book series Batman from December, 2009 to July, 2010. The stories are written by Tony S. Daniel. The illustrations are by Tony S. Daniel and Guillem March.
In the Batman: Life After Death storyline Gotham City has reached a boiling point with Batman pounding the pavement in search of a new crime figure calling himself Black Mask and the completion of the new Arkham Asylum looming close. When pandemonium breaks out at the inaugural ceremony of the new Arkham Asylum, the combined forces of Oracle, Huntress and Catwoman aren't enough help for Batman. Therefore The Caped Crusader takes on an unlikely ally: The Penguin.
This paperback collects the following comic books:
- Batman #692 (Life After Death, Part 1: The Awakening)
- Batman #693 (Life After Death, Part 2: Charades)
- Batman #694 (Life After Death, Part 3: Fractured Pieces)
- Batman #695 (Life After Death, Part 4: Smoke and Mirrors)
- Batman #696 (Life After Death, Part 5: Mind Games)
- Batman #697 (Life After Death, Part 6: Liberator)
- Batman #698 (Riddle Me This, Part 1: Black Magic Tricks)
- Batman #699 (Riddle Me This, Part 2: Means to an End)