Following the "Death of the Family" storyline that rocked that family of Batman titles, DC Comics has announced the next event from Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo, and co.
"Batman: Zero Year," a new 11 issue event kicking off this Spring, will delve into Batman's origins.
"It’s not ‘let’s redo the origin.’ It’s time for a new story showing how Batman became who he is in the New 52,” Scott Snyder reportsthe DC blog, The Source. “We tried to preserve as much of Batman’s history as we could and keep what we could of this history intact. It’s ‘The Zero Year,’ the one that no one has told the story of before. We see how Bruce became the Batman, built the cave, faced off with his first super villain … It’s time for a new story showing how Batman became who he is in The New 52. It builds up the mythology,"
"Batman: Zero Year" begins with Batman #21 in June.