Zero Hour

6. Zero Hour

A new direction in DC

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Time begins to collapse upon itself as DC Continuity changes through another major crisis directly affecting all major titles! This is a big Green Lantern event, but again, I apologize for being heavy in the Bat-family. Hoping to add at least some more Constantine and Wonder Woman in the coming year!


  • Zero Hour: A Crisis in Time (Green Lantern leads the charge as timelines and worlds collide) 
    • Batman: Zero Hour

    • Superman: Zero Hour

    • Green Lantern: Kyle Rayner Vol.1 (a new Green Lantern wields a ring)

  • John Constantine, Hellblazer Vol. 8: Rake at the Gates of Hell
  • Aquaman by Peter David Vol. 1

  • Catwoman by Jim Balent Vol. 2

  • Green Lantern: Kyle Rayner Vol. 2

  • Robin Vol. 5: War of the Dragons

  • Batman: Contagion (Batman defends Gotham City from a plague)

    • Batman: Legacy Vol. 1

    • Batman: Legacy Vol. 2

  • Aquaman by Peter David Vol. 2

  • Batman: ThrillKiller (60s Gotham City scene led by Dick & Barbara)

  • Elseworlds: Justice League Vol. 1
  • Nightwing Vol. 1: Bludhaven

  • Nightwing Vol. 2: Rough Justice

  • JLA Vol. 1 

  • Birds of Prey Vol. 1

  • Resurrection Man Vol. 1

  • Superman: Blue Vol. 1

  • Batman: Cataclysm (an earthquake devastates Gotham City)

  • JLA Vol. 2

  • Nightwing Vol. 3: False Starts

  • Birds of Prey Vol. 2

  • Nightwing Vol. 4: Love & Bullets

  • JLA Vol. 3

  • Batman: Road to No Man's Land Vol. 1

  • Batman: Road to No Man's Land Vol. 2

  • Batman: No Man's Land Vol. 1 (Batman defends Gotham City when the U.S. government abandons it)

  • Batman: No Man's Land Vol. 2

    • Batman: Harley Quinn (print origin of Harley Quinn)

  • Batman: No Man's Land Vol. 3

  • Batman: No Man's Land Vol. 4

    • Nightwing Vol. 5: the Hunt for Oracle

    • Birds of Prey Vol. 3
    • Batman/ Huntress: Cry for Blood

  • Superman: Emperor Joker (Joker takes on Superman and Mr. Mxyzptlk)

  • JLA Vol. 4 (Tower of Babel- Ra's al Ghul finds Batman's Justice League contingencies)

  • Nightwing Vol. 6: to Serve and Protect

  • Batman: New Gotham Vol. 1

  • JLA Vol. 5

  • Nightwing Vol. 7: Shrike

  • Batman: New Gotham Vol. 2

  • Batman: Bruce Wayne - Murderer? (did Bruce Wayne commit murder?)

  • Batman: Bruce Wayne - Fugitive 

  • Batman by Brian K. Vaughan

  • Nightwing Vol. 8: Lethal Force

  • Batman: Hush (Tommy Elliot looks up his old friend, Bruce Wayne)

  • Green Arrow by Kevin Smith

  • JLA Vol. 6

  • Batman: the Doom That Came to Gotham (another period Mignola piece outside of canon)

  • Batman: Arkham Asylum Living Hell (the Great White Shark origin)

  • Batman: the Dark Knight Returns: the Last Crusade (prequel to TDKR)

  • Batman: the Dark Knight Returns (Frank Miller's old, grizzled Batman comes out of retirement)

    • Batman: the Dark Knight Strikes Again

    • Batman: the Dark Knight: the Master Race

  • JLA Vol. 7

  • Wonder Woman by Greg Rucka Vol. 1

  • Superman/ Batman Vol. 1: Public Enemies (the World's Finest take on President Luthor)

  • Superman/ Batman Vol. 2: Supergirl (Kara gets a post-Crisis reboot after her sacrifices over a decade past)

  • Superman: Red Son (Soviet Superman)

  • Batman: War Games Vol. 1 (Gotham criminal underworld heads to all-out war)

  • Batman: War Games Vol. 2
  • JLA Vol. 8

  • Teen Titans by Geoff Johns Book 1
  • Identity Crisis (Who killed Sue?)

  • Lobo by Giffen & Grant Vol. 2
  • Superman: For Tomorrow

  • Wonder Woman by Greg Rucka Vol. 2

  • Superman/ Batman Vol. 3: Absolute Power

  • Superman/ Batman: Vengeance

  • Green Lantern: Rebirth (Hal Jordan rejoins the Green Lantern Corps)

  • Green Lantern: No Fear

  • Supergirl: Power

  • Batman: Under the Red Hood (a new figure rises in Gotham City to challenge both Batman and the Joker)

    • Red Hood: the Lost Days

  • Rann-Thanagar War

  • JLA Vol. 9 (leads into Infinite Crisis)


Head over to the next slide for Infinite Crisis!


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