It’s a supernatural smackdown as Brimstone faces the Lord of Order himself, Doctor Fate! Joe has completely lost control over Brimstone, and Brimstone uses the slip in Joe’s resolve to unleash his unrestrained Dark Matter power on the sorcerer. But what does Fate want with this sulfuric fury, and how does this help him with his larger plans for the magical community?
Talk about a horror show-and the demonic lead character ain’t even the half of it! Siblings Joe and Annie find themselves in a town terrorized by the omnipotently evil Bel Dame, who uses an army of the maimed undead to do her bidding-such as torturing Joe (a.k.a. Brimstone). The Bel Dame decides to teach our fiery hero a lesson in sacrifice, and it’s one so horrifying, it may just rip the brother-sister duo apart for good
Early-warning sign you’re about to get murdered: a mysterious, cursed ledger directs you to a small, eerie town filled with an unusual amount of amputees who all take a keen interest in you. That’s what the cursed Joe and his sister Annie are up against when their ledger leads them to a town where strangers check in, but they don’t check out.
There’s no child’s play involved when the Salesman’s ledger brings Joe and Annie to another mysterious town that he’s destroyed, this time leaving it populated only by kids. So what happened to all the adults? You’d have to ask the town’s leader, Slackjaw, but you’re not gonna like the answer! Also, Annie might have made a love connection—with a serial killer named Wandering Jack, who’s now stalking her!
ALL THAT REMAINS
It’s time to let off some steam with a classic “water vs. fire” showdown! The fiery Brimstone clashes with Detritus, a 10-foot-tall humanoid wall of Dark Water created by the same mysterious “Salesman” who gave Brimstone his powers! More secrets of the Brimstone curse are revealed as the Salesman’s sinister campaign begins to be uncovered!
Joe Chamberlain would do anything to save his small, forgotten town—even make a deal with the devil. But things get worse, and Joe finds himself cursed with the power of BRIMSTONE. With the power of fire and destruction coursing through his hands, Joe must now track down and destroy the demon he made his deal with before the power he now wields destroys the town he was trying to save. But as the fiery pain inside him grows, can this young man overcome his own demons before his power rips him apart from the inside out?
THE WAY OF FLESH / AFTER THE FLOOD / JACK’S BIG ADVENTURE
In this thrilling new annual, Brimstone and Annie are called to help prevent a cult from bringing their god to life via a sacrificial ritual…by none other than John Constantine! Then, explore the origins of Wandering Jack. Plus, witness some of the supernatural deals the Salesman has made throughout the ages. (When you bargain with the devil, prepare to be burned, people!
BATS OUT OF HELL, PART TWO: COUNTDOWN TO EXTINCTION
The Justice League have been separated by the dreaded Dark Knights and are forced into twisted Bat-Caves designed to kill them! The Batman Who Laughs and the Murder Machine experiment on Cyborg, seeing how he reacts to the horrors of the Dark Multiverse! Can the Justice League survive their worst nightmares made real?!
BATS OUT OF HELL, PART THREE: NONE MORE BLACK
The Dawnbreaker descends on Coast City, ready to suck its light away before moving on to the rest of our world. Backed up by the power of the Justice League, Hal Jordan stands ready to stop the perverted Lantern-until the Batman Who Laughs steps out of the shadows.
GOTHAM RESISTANCE, FINALE
The Gotham Resistance has fought its way through lands of fire, poison, destruction and fear, but no one was ready for the craziest showdown of all: Green Arrow and Black Canary, whose eternal lovers’ quarrel goes medieval as the team marches into the hellish, mind-bending world of the Batman Who Laughs to uncover the secret to defeating the hordes of the Dark Multiverse!
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DARK NIGHTS: METAL TIE-IN