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Jim Starlin

Jim Starlin is the acclaimed author of classic graphic novels including, for DC Comics, Cosmic Odyssey and Batman: A Death in the Family, as well as the 1982 Marvel graphic novel The Death of Captain Marvel.  His other works include the space operas Warlock and Dreadstar.


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Batman: A Death in the Family
Written by Jim Starlin, Illustrated by Marv Wolfman
DC Comics | Trade Paperback | November 2011
$24.99/29.99(Canada) | 978-1-4012-3274-0 (1-4012-3274-4)

Batman readers were allowed to vote on the outcome of the story and they decided that Robin should die! As the second person to assume the role of Batman's sidekick, Jason Todd had a completely different personality than the original Robin. Rash and prone to ignore Batman's instructions, Jason was always... Read more

Batman: The Caped Crusader Vol. 1
Written by Jim Starlin
DC Comics | Trade Paperback | August 21, 2018
$29.99/39.99(Canada) | 978-1-4012-8136-6 (1-4012-8136-2)

A new collection featuring the legendary 1980s Batman epics "Ten Nights of the Beast" and "A Death in the Family", never before collected!

This new collection of 1980s Batman tales includes the legendary story "A Death in the Family," in which the Joker ends up killing the secon Robin, Jason Todd. It... Read more

Batman: The Cult
Written by Jim Starlin, Bill Wray and Berni Wrightson
DC Comics | Trade Paperback | December 2009
$19.99/23.99(Canada) | 978-0-930289-85-0 (0-930289-85-4)

A new printing of the classic Batman tale collecting the 4-issue miniseries from 1989. Deacon Blackfire, a charismatic shaman with roots as old as Gotham City itself, has amassed the city's homeless into an army, one he seemingly uses to fight crime. But Blackfire has a hidden agenda! Read more

Cosmic Odyssey: The Deluxe Edition
Written by Jim Starlin, Illustrated by Various
DC Comics | Hardcover | February 2017
$34.99/45.99(Canada) | 978-1-4012-6815-2 (1-4012-6815-3)

A deadly force like none the universe has ever seen is rising. Millennia ago, it wiped out hundreds of star systems and pushed the planets of New Genesis and Apokolips back into the Stone Age. Now, Lord Darkseid alone has seen the danger that is coming. He needs help, but the... Read more

Stormwatch Vol. 4: Reset (The New 52)
Written by Jim Starlin, Illustrated by Yvet Guichet
DC Comics | Trade Paperback | June 2014
$19.99/23.99(Canada) | 978-1-4012-4841-3 (1-4012-4841-1)

On their first off-planet mission, the new StormWatch has to prove itself, but a run-in with the Kollective, creatures made of psychic energy who can move anywhere in time and in the universe, threatens to force Stormwatch to seek intergalactic criminal Lobo's help.  The power of the Kollective reveals secrets about... Read more