In our modern world of sophisticated palettes, the concept of a black and white comic can sound archaic. But done well, it can add a depth of vision that simply can’t be achieved any other way – ask yourself if Frank Miller’s Sin City would have been better in lurid colour. Batman: Black and White is part homage to the comics of the past, where colour simply wasn’t an option; and part invitation to do something different and more dramatic with Batman, that simply wouldn’t happen in the mainstream coloured comics. Volume 1 is now available in soft cover.
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