Batman goes to see the man who ordered his parents' death to find out who he sent. But he dies before he could. At the same time Phantom Stranger and Spectre are battling as to whether Batman should be a force for justice or vengeance. So they help him find out who the man is and ultimately decide if he's on the side of justice or vengeance. Written by
Did You Know?
While it may be unintentional, having Adam West
(the first TV Batman) and Julie Newmar
(the first TV Catwoman) play Bruce's parents harks back to the Golden Age Batman, who eventually married a reformed Catwoman. See more
Guys! You've got to help me! Way back I whacked a guy for a job, and now... that guy's son is back for revenge! That guy's son... is Batman!
You're saying we owe Batman's existence to you? That's killer!
So it's your fault Batman's always on our backs!
[the other villains start to surround Joe Chill
No, guys! Wait!