Batgirl: Death Wish

Issue #17

Cover Date: August 2001
Subtitle: --
Writer(s): Kelley Puckett
Artists(s): Damion Scott, Robert Campanella
Storyline: Oracle feeds Batgirl the information on where the government is keeping the evidence against her. With little help, she breaks into the facility, steals the videotapes and blood sample, and escapes. While she escaped, Oracle did a little hacking and caused an explosion to throw them off her trail. She also took down the agent who had a man she was protecting killed. She and Barbara went out for a day on the town.


Issue #18

Cover Date: September 2001
Subtitle: --
Writer(s): Kelley Puckett
Artists(s): Damion Scott, Robert Campanella
Storyline: Robin and Batgirl teamed up against some professionals that kidnapped a rival's young daughter. The Batsquad came out on top and Robin confessed to Batgirl that he was intimidated by her. His normal childhood is no match for her being groomed from birth as an assassin. They leave as friends.


Issue #19

Cover Date: October 2001
Subtitle: --
Writer(s): Kelley Puckett
Artists(s): Damion Scott, Robert Campanella
Storyline: Batgirl attempted to stop a federal execution on the anniversary night of her first kill.


Issue #20

Cover Date: November 2001
Subtitle: --
Writer(s): CHuck Dixon
Artists(s): Damion Scott, Robert Campanella
Storyline: Batgirl got in the middle of a gang-related mugging. After the smoke cleared she found a note inside a duffle bag filled with money. She took it to the Spoiler to have her read it; Stephanie wouldn't read it without being in on the caper. Together, they took down the gang-bangers behind it all.


Issue #22

Cover Date: January 2002
Subtitle: --
Writer(s): Kelley Puckett
Artists(s): Damion Scott, Robert Campanella
Storyline: Oracle called Batman in - she'd found a feed of David Cain calling him. Batgirl, who was with Batman, was told to stay put as Batman went after the assassin. Everyone knew it was a trap. When Batman entered the room, it exploded. Both Cain and Batman survived.


Issue #23

Cover Date: February 2002
Subtitle: Little Talk
Writer(s): Kelley Puckett
Artists(s): Damion Scott, Robert Campanella
Storyline: Oracle helped Batgirl diffuse a suicide bomber after she'd knocked him unconscious. Back at the Clocktower, Cassie went into the holoroom to train (against Shiva footage). Oracle spoke with Batman about her "death wish" - the upcoming fight between Batgirl and Shiva. They both believed she had to know she couldn't defeat Shiva.


Issue #25

Cover Date: April 2002
Subtitle: --
Writer(s): Kelley Puckett
Artists(s): Damion Scott, Robert Campanella
Storyline: Though Oracle tried to stop her, Batgirl met Shiva for their face-off. Shiva killed her before she was even touched. Batgirl was revived in a sanctuary built for Shiva. Cassandra defeated Shiva finally.


notes

  • Batgirl and Shiva met a second time.

    Return to continuity section 7.