A deadly plague has struck Gotham City and the infected only have 48 hours to live! Batman must race to find a cure and save the citizens of Gotham before it's too late. With the help of Robin, Nightwing and unlikely allies Catwoman and Azrael, Batman faces off against not only a deadly virus, but also some of the most lethal members of his rogues gallery. Featuring appearances by Poison Ivy, R'as al Ghul, Bane and many more! Written by legendary Bat-scribe Chuck Dixon, these classic tales lead into Batman: Cataclysm which leads directly into Batman: No Man's Land. Collects Azrael #15-16, Batman #529-532, Batman Chronicles #4, Batman: Shadow of the Bat #48-52, Catwoman #31-32, Detective Comics #695-696 & Robin #27-30.