Wonder Woman’s World Changes and Batman Gets a New Mature Reader Title in March

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DC Comics has released cover art and information for every comic scheduled to arrive in March 2022, from the final chapter of Batman’s biggest battle with Lex Luthor ever, to the start of the Dark Knght’s full-blown war against Deathstroke and Talia al Ghul. Plus, the premiere of Naomi’s second season, Wonder Woman’s Amazons-redefining event, the Crime Syndicate’s attempt to murder Amanda Waller,

Meanwhile, DC’s Black Label imprint heats up with the arrival of the Captain Cold-led Rogues miniseries, Tom King’s Batman vs Catwoman heist story, and the continuations of Cliff Chiang’s critically acclaimed Catwoman: Lonely City and the second chapter of Wonder Woman Historia: The Amazons, where writer Kelly Sue DeConnick is joined by artist Gene Ha.

When you’re through checking out these solicitations, be sure to visit CBR’s DC Comics forum, Batman forum, Superman forum or Wonder Woman forum to discuss what’s coming up in 2022 with fellow fans.

  • Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON
  • Art and cover by JORGE MOLINA
  • Backup script and art by KARL KERSCHL  
  • Variant cover by FRANCESCO MATTINA
  • 1:25 variant cover by JAY ANACLETO
  • 1:50 variant cover by JOCK
  • The Batman variant cover by LEE BERMEJO
  • $4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (Card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/1/22
  • The deadly conclusion to the “Abyss” arc as Lex Luthor’s dangerous master plan for Batman Inc. is revealed. And an old ally returns to pull the lost Batman out of Abyss’s darkness and a new member of Batman Inc. rises! 
  • In the final chapter of “They Make Great Pets,” Maps finds the missing piece to the shocking and deadly mystery…with a little help from Batman! 

  • Written by TOM KING
  • Art and cover by DAVID MARQUEZ
  • Variant cover by KAEL NGU
  • 1:25 variant cover by ALEX GARNER
  • 1:100 variant cover by PEACH MOMOKO
  • The Batman variant cover by CARLOS D’ANDA
  • $4.99 US | 40 pages | 1 of 6 | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/1/22
  • Three villains, one Dark Knight, and a deadly heist gone wrong.    
  • Catwoman, the Riddler, and the Penguin join forces to pull off the greatest robbery in the history of Gotham City. And their prize? A mysterious and priceless artifact in the secret possession of Bruce Wayne! But, as the events unfold, what fun is a heist without a bloody double cross or two?   
  • The blockbuster team of Tom King and David Marquez bring an epic, white-knuckled, action-packed tale of a young Batman desperate to recover his most prized possession from a host of violent rogues before the clock strikes the Killing Time… 

  • Written by MARK WAID
  • Art and cover by DAN MORA
  • Variant covers by JIM LEE, STANLEY “ARTGERM” LAU, and JASON FABOK
  • 1:25 “SLAP BATTLE” variant covers (2) by CHIP ZDARSKY
  • 1:50 “HIGH FIVE” variant cover by EVAN “DOC” SHANER
  • 1:100 “SEINFELD” variant cover by DAN MORA
  • Team variant cover by LEE WEEKS
  • $3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/15/22
  • The Dark Knight. The Man of Steel. They are the two finest superheroes that the world has ever known…and they’re together again in an epic new series from the legendary talents of Mark Waid and Dan Mora! In the not-too-distant past, Superman’s powers are super-charged from a devastating chemical attack by the villain Metallo…and the only ally that the ultra-powerful Man of Tomorrow can turn to in this turbulent hour is Gotham’s own dark vengeance: the Batman. A nearly fatal burst of power drives Bruce Wayne to his own extreme measures to help his friend…enlisting none other than the Doom Patrol for aid. It’s the world’s greatest superheroes from the world’s greatest comic book talent in an epic comic book experience that kicks off the next big events in the DCU. Get ready, it’s time to soar.

  • Written by SEAN MURPHY
  • Art and cover by SEAN MURPHY
  • Variant cover by SEAN MURPHY
  • $4.99 US | 32 pages | 1 of 8
  • ON SALE 3/29/22
  • 17+
  • A lot can change in 10 years, especially in Gotham! Batman, a.k.a. Bruce Wayne, may be behind bars, but the real criminals are still out there. Gotham Motors CEO Derek Powers has seized control of the Wayne family’s assets and is using them to transform the GTO and the city they’ve sworn to protect. Crime is down, but at what cost?
  • A new Batman has emerged in Powers’s city, and only Bruce is fully aware of the dangers to come. It’s time to destroy the mantle for good, but he’ll need one of his forgotten sons’ help to do so. Enter Jason Todd…the first Robin?!
  • In this thrilling sequel to the blockbuster comic book hits Batman: White Knight and Batman: Curse of the White Knight, writer/artist Sean Murphy invites the audience to go beyond the Gotham they know to discover an engrossing new take on the city and its heroes. Welcome to Neo-Gotham and the world of Beyond the White Knight!  

  • Written by MARIKO TAMAKI
  • Art by AMANCAY NAHUELPAN
  • Backup written by MATTHEW ROSENBERG
  • Backup art by FERNANDO BLANCO
  • Cover by IRVIN RODRIGUEZ
  • Variant cover by LEE BERMEJO
  • 1:25 variant cover by JORGE FORNÉS
  • $4.99 US | 40 pages
  • Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/1/22
  • The Tower under siege! With their grand scheme crumbling around them, Dr. Wear and the mysterious Dr. Ocean have lost control of Arkham Tower to the patients it houses…who just so happen to be some of the most violent, murderous villains Gotham City has ever seen. The Bat-Family on the inside are in shambles: Huntress is wounded, Nightwing is carrying 175 pounds of smarmy jerk on his shoulder, and Dr. Meridian is incapacitated. Who’s left to save the civilian hostages from this nightmare? Hmm…wasn’t there a patient who thought she was Harley Quinn?  
  • Then, in “House of Gotham” part 9, the boy is growing up…and growing into the man that Gotham City has made him. Through the trauma of his time with the Penguin to the terror wrought by Azrael, a new mission springs to mind for this lost son of Gotham…murder.   

  • Written by MARIKO TAMAKI
  • Art by AMANCAY NAHUELPAN
  • Backup written by MATTHEW ROSENBERG
  • Backup art by FERNANDO BLANCO
  • Cover by IRVIN RODRIGUEZ
  • Variant cover by LEE BERMEJO
  • 1:25 variant cover by JORGE FORNÉS
  • The Batman variant cover by PUPPETEER LEE
  • $4.99 US | 40 pages
  • Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/8/22
  • The Scarecrow stalks The Tower! Dr. Jonathan Crane, who recently terrorized Gotham City during “Fear State,” is but one of many villainous inhabitants of Arkham Tower jockeying for position as leader of the hostage situation unfolding before everyone’s eyes. But with security down, Huntress, Nightwing, and Harley Quinn are no longer quite so outnumbered…here come Batwoman, the Batgirls, and Tim Drake to the rescue! Can the Bat-Family save the innocent civilians caught in the crossfire? And that’s not the only help arriving on the scene… 
  • The boy kicks his plan into gear in “House of Gotham” partt 10! On a mission to kill the source of his trauma, the boy’s aim squares solely on The Joker and the Batman…two sides of the same coin that have, in his mind, caused him and the city nothing but pain. Plus: Batgirl, a villainous run-in, and another step toward disaster for Jim Gordon! 

  • Written by MARIKO TAMAKI
  • Art by AMANCAY NAHUELPAN
  • Backup written byMATTHEW ROSENBERG
  • Backup art by FERNANDO BLANCO
  • Cover by IRVIN RODRIGUEZ
  • Variant cover by LEE BERMEJO
  • 1:25 variant cover by JORGE FORNÉS
  • $4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/15/22
  • Batman is back! And just in time to save the life of Nightwing, who was given a fear toxin super-dose and tossed out of a skyscraper—another tragedy surrounding Arkham Tower’s hostile takeover. As Scarecrow readies his forces for the big bat, war erupts on every floor of the building between the Penguin’s thugs, the Party Crashers, the murderous Arkham inmates, and an overwhelmed Bat-Family who’s struggling to get everyone out alive! Will the return of the bat be enough to turn the tide to victory…or does another X factor lurk in the battle that could save the day? 
  • The penultimate chapter of “House of Gotham” arrives as a battle erupts between Batman, The Joker, and the Boy in horrifying fashion! Bruce Wayne has felt responsibility for this situation for years now…but does he have what it takes to save the life of his sworn enemy? 

  • Written by MARIKO TAMAKI
  • Art by AMANCAY NAHUELPAN
  • Backup written by MATTHEW ROSENBERG
  • Backup art by FERNANDO BLANCO
  • Cover by IRVIN RODRIGUEZ
  • Variant cover by LEE BERMEJO
  • 1:25 variant cover by JORGE FORNÉS
  • $4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/22/22
  • The Tower crashes to a close! In the epic finale to this weekly tale of terror, alliances are forged amongst unlikely allies, and the Bat-Family reassess their strategy in their war on crime in Gotham City. Will Psycho-Pirate be Batman’s newest eyes and ears on the streets? Can Koyuki Nakano ever recover from the traumatic events she witnessed? How much fun will the Batgirls have beating the snot out of Penguin’s goons at a seedy motel? The answers await you and much, much more in this cataclysmic culmination! (Except for the Batgirls, I’ll tell you right now that answer is “a lot.”) 
  • As if one dramatic conclusion wasn’t enough, the finale of “House of Gotham” will leave you breathless as Batman is faced with an impossible decision: kill a monster of his own creation…or let others be killed in the process. “Save the patient in front of you” was the advice from Thomas Wayne… 

  • Written by JOSH TRUJILLO
  • Art by SCOT EATON and NORM RAPMUND
  • Cover by TYLER KIRKHAM
  • Connecting variant covers by JASON BADOWER
  • $3.99 US | 32 pages (all covers card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/29/22
  • FaZe Clan, the world’s most prominent and influential esports and gaming organization, joins forces with Gotham City’s heroes for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure! A new enemy has emerged, and the Dark Knight must call on the world’s greatest gamers to help! FaZe founders Rain, Apex, Banks, Temperrr, and other members of the team unite and gain new abilities to combat an escalating digital threat. Will Batman, Nightwing, Robin, Batwoman, Batwing, and the members of FaZe Clan be enough to stop the Riddler’s devious scheme?

  • Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON
  • Art by  VIKTOR BOGDANOVIC
  • Cover by  JONBOY MEYERS
  • Variant cover by VIKTOR BOGDANOVIC
  • 1:25 variant cover by DAN MORA
  • $5.99 US | 48 pages | Variant $6.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/29/22
  • When Deathstroke assassinates Ra’s al Ghul, Talia al Ghul demands revenge and sends her League of Shadows to kill Deathstroke and Deathstroke Inc.! Batman and Robin must team up to track down Deathstroke and bring him to justice…but do they? Expect over-the-top fights, action, mystery, and betrayal as this crossover event creates a major impact on the DCU! 
  • The action continues in April with Batman #122!

  • Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
  • and DAVID F. WALKER
  • Art and cover by JAMAL CAMPBELL
  • $3.99 US | 32 pages | 1 of 6
  • ON SALE 3/8/22
  • She’s back! Naomi returns to the pages of her own series to uncover the truth behind the new mysteries around herself and her powers. The entire creative team (Brian Michael Bendis, David F. Walker, and Jamal Campbell) behind the critically acclaimed and Eisner Award-nominated debut series has returned to answer all the questions that surround Naomi, her legacy, and her place in the DC Universe pantheon. Guest-starring Black Adam, Superman, and the Justice League, plus the return of…Zumbado! Soon to be a CW television show from Ava DuVernay!

  • Written by BECKY CLOONAN, MICHAEL W. CONRAD, JOËLLE JONES, VITA AYALA, and STEPHANIE WILLIAMS
  • Art by JOËLLE JONES, ELENA CASAGRANDE, LAURA BRAGA, & SKYLAR PATRIDGE
  • Cover by JIM CHEUNG
  • Variant cover by ROSE BESCH
  • 1:25 variant cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE
  • 1:100 variant cover by ROSE BESCH
  • Team variant cover by JEN BARTEL
  • $4.99 US | 40 pages | 1 of 2 | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/1/22
  • After the events of Nubia & the Amazons, the dangers of Doom’s Doorway have found their way to Man’s World and garnered the attention of not one, but all three Amazonian tribes. The Bana-Mighdall consider it to be a weakness in the current regime and have decided to return to the shores of Themyscira to stake their claim over the island. Little do they know, the Esquecida are not far behind, but instead looking for help to combat the evil unleashed. Tempers rise and swords are brandished as the women argue about the best course of action.
  • Now Queen Nubia must show them all the way to peace by calling for one of the most famous Amazon traditions…the Contest. Who among them is worthy of leading them into the future? Find out as the bravest, wisest, and fiercest warriors compete to be champion of all the Amazons!
  • DC Comics proudly presents the first Wonder Woman crossover of its kind, brought to you by the writers behind Wonder Woman, Nubia & the Amazons, and Wonder Girl and some of the best and brightest artists in the industry. You won’t want to miss this monumental story that brings all the Wonder Woman titles and characters together and changes them for good!

  • Written by STEPHANIE WILLIAMS and VITA AYALA
  • Art by ALITHA MARTINEZ and MARK MORALES
  • Cover by ALITHA MARTINEZ
  • Variant cover by KYLE BAKER
  • Int’l Women’s Day variant cover by JULIET NNEKA
  • $3.99 US | 32 pages | 6 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/8/22
  • “Trial of the Amazons” part two! There’s been a murder on Themyscira, and the killer is still on the loose! Now it’s up to Nubia to play diplomat and detective as the other Amazon tribes are called in for questioning. Can she keep the peace long enough for the Contest to happen? She must, because Doom’s Doorway stands unguarded until a new champion is found!

  • Written by BECKY CLOONAN, MICHAEL W. CONRAD, and JORDIE BELLAIRE
  • Art by ROSI KÄMPE and PAULINA GANUCHEAU
  • Cover by TRAVIS MOORE
  • Variant cover by PAULINA GANUCHEAU
  • Int’l Women’s Day variant cover by NICOLA SCOTT
  • $4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/15/22
  • “Trial of the Amazons” part three! After the death of one of the Amazons’ own, Diana has decided to take matters into her own hands and use her Lasso of Truth to find the murderer. As the island’s attention turns to the Contest at hand, our hero fights back against tradition to make sure justice is served. But one Amazon stands in her way…Queen Nubia? Plus, a new adventure of young Diana!

  • Written by JOËLLE JONES
  • Art and cover by JOËLLE JONES
  • Variant cover by JEFF DEKAL
  • $3.99 US | 32 pages | 1 of 2
  • Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
  • ON SALE 3/22/22
  • “Trial of the Amazons” part four! As Diana’s hands become tied from pursuing her investigation, she recruits a former ally to help her cause…Cassie Sandsmark! As Wonder Girl begins to question the Amazons, Yara Flor joins the Contest hoping to reconnect with the memory of her lost mother. Meanwhile, the evils behind Doom’s Doorway grow restless as tensions boil in the world above!
  • INTERLOCKING MAIN COVERS TO COMMEMORATE THIS BIG MOMENT IN WONDER GIRL HISTORY!

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