Batman Vol.1 #427


Jason meets his real mother, Sheila Haywood, but she turns out to be working for the Joker and allows her son to fall into his deadly hands inside of a warehouse; Joker beats Robin with a crowbar and leaves him for dead as a badly beaten Robin attempts to save his mom and himself from the dynamite left behind by the Joker as he leaves them both to a horrible fate; Batman watches in horror as the warehouse containing Jason and Sheila blows up, too late to stop the Joker.

Printed: Jan 1989
Writers: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Aparo and Mike DeCarlo
Cover: Mike Mignola

Key Issue Details:
- "A Death in the Family" part 2