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Batman (1940) - #533
"Legacy, Prelude: Twelve Steps to the Heart of Hell"
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Cover Date: August 1996
Cover Price: US $ 1.95

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue

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Prelude to the Legacy arc. Batman, Robin, and Nightwing track the plague to the Sudanese desert and run into an old enemy...

Batman, Nightwing, and Robin landed in the desert and found the entrance point Azrael described. After taking out the guards, Batman found what appeared to be a map, and guided through the maze. At the end of the tunnel, they were met by three shadows.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Batman [GER] (1997) #20
Batman: Legacy (1996) TPB

Continued in Detective Comics #700

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