Following Gail Simone’s controversial departure from BATGIRL, it’s been announced that Ray Fawkes will take over the book for two issues.
Batgirl #18 (Solicit)
Written by RAY FAWKES Art and cover by DANIEL SAMPERE and VICENTE CIFUENTES On sale MARCH 13 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • The first of two issues by guest writer Ray Fawkes! • Batgirl must face the man who sold her out to The Joker during “DEATH OF THE FAMILY”…her own brother, James Gordon, Jr. • Can Barbara help him, or will this conflict be the final nail in her family’s coffin?
Fawkes is best known for his critically acclaimed ONE SOUL graphic novel and other works for Oni. He’s a hell of a guy and a good writer, so please, don’t hurt him, internet.
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