- Carlos Valdez (Single appearance)
- Hush (Behind the scenes)
- Killer Croc
- Poison Ivy
- Nails Nathan (Single appearance)
- Spider Hancock (Single appearance)
- Tommy Harper (Single appearance)
- Edward Lamont IV
- Martha Wayne (Appears in flashback and main story)
- Thomas Wayne (Appears in flashback and main story)
- Gotham City Shipyard
- Gotham Tower Apartments
- Park Row
- Synopsis not yet written.
- This issue is reprinted in Batman: Hush, Volume 1.
- With this issue, the Batman title changes its logo design.
- Oracle is referred to only as "O" in this issue.
First Appearances: Carlos Valdez (Chilean mercenary); Edward Lamont IV (heir to the Lamont chemical fortune); Nails Nathan (former C.I.A. operator); Spider Hancock (hired thug); Tommy Harper (gun runner for the I.R.A.)
Final Appearances: Carlos Valdez; Edward Lamont IV; Nails Nathan; Spider Hancock; Tommy Harper
- This issue includes a two-page origin prologue entitled, "The Batman: Who He Is, and How He Came to Be". The title is taken from the origin recap story first presented in Batman #1.
- Various dirigibles can be seen floating in the sky above Gotham City. Dirigibles were commonly used as police patrol vehicles in the 1992 Batman animated television series.
- The events of this issue take place on Wednesday, November 27th, 2002.
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