Synopsis: Ra's al Ghul's team of scientists have been developing a chemical that renders the metal Molybdenum-Five as weak as tinfoil. What these scientists do not know is that this chemical turns into a deadly plague-bearer when exposed to open air! One of the scientists, Striss, steals the chemical for himself with the intent of making a profit. Talia rushes off after the man while Ra's enlists Batman to save Talia and stop the chemical from wreaking toxic havoc on the world.
Synopsis: A researcher, Dr. Mason Sterling has been murdered by his research partner and his brain has been removed! With a lead from Talia, Batman finds and questions the murdering researcher, only to have Talia "accidentally" inject him with an amnesia serum before he revealed details about his partner's brain removal. Batman follows Talia to an underwater facility where Ra's has found a way to question the brain with the assistance of Dr. Moon. A shocking twist at the end of the story leaves Batman baffled and frustrated.