Batman (1988 mini-series) #1-5 [SET] — The Cult

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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!

Rather than eliminate the Caped Crusader, the cult attempts to break his will...

And have him join their ranks!

 

 

Collecting the four-issue mini-series.

 

 

Batman: The Cult (1988 mini-series) #1 (of 4)
By Jim Starlin & Berni Wrightson. 
“Ordeal”
Batman suddenly finds himself the prisoner of a mysterious religious cult led by Deacon Joseph Blackfire. But rather than eliminate the Caped Crusader, the cult attempts to break his will...and have him join their ranks!
Batman: The Cult (1988 mini-series) #2 (of 4)
By Jim Starlin & Berni Wrightson. 
“Capture” 
Batman must overcome the influence of Deacon Joseph Blackfire's religious cult--by fighting off the drugs he has been dosed with!
Batman: The Cult (1988 mini-series) #3 (of 4)
By Jim Starlin & Berni Wrightson. 
“Escape” 
The Batman escapes from the clutches of the demonic Deacon Blackfire...but not before the villain's evil hordes have overrun Gotham City, turning it into a living hell on earth.
Batman: The Cult (1988 mini-series) #4 (of 4)
By Jim Starlin & Berni Wrightson. 
“Combat”
A reinvigorated Batman must reclaim Gotham City from Deacon Joseph Blackfire and his religious cult.