|September 8, 2004|
|Written by||Devin Grayson|
|Cover by||Scott McDaniel|
|Pencilled by||Mike Lilly|
|Inked by||Andy Owens|
|Colored by||Gregory Wright|
|Lettering by||Rob Leigh|
|Edited by||Michael Wright|
|Previous Issue||Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight #183|
|Next Issue||Batman: Gotham Knights #57|
Scarface and Penguin each make a power play, but who'll come out on top? And the tantalizing Tarantula joins the Bat-team, to the disbelief of Dick Grayson's former lover, Oracle!
Summary of Stephness: As the mysterious torturer continues to be disgustingly banal in their evil, Steph is staying with Holly and Karon. She sees a box of matches in the kitchen, and horrified by the reminder of her mistake, she escapes.