In the aftermath of a deadly plague outbreak, Gotham City is hit with a massive earthquake! With the city quickly plunging into darkness, the only thing that stands between Gotham and complete chaos is Batman, Robin, and the entire Bat-Family. However, with Wayne Manor collapsing into the Batcave and the criminal residents of Blackgate Prison making a daring escape, how can the Dark Knight possibly hope to restore order? Written by legendary Bat-scribe Chuck Dixon, this classic Batman: Cataclysm epic is now re-collected in its entirety for the first time ever and leads directly into Batman: No Man's Land. Collects Batman #553-554, Detective Comics #719-721, Batman: Shadow of the Bat #73-74, Nightwing #19-20, Azrael #40, Catwoman #56-57, Robin #52-53, Batman Chronicles #12, Blackgate: Isle of Men #1, Huntress/Spoiler: Blunt Trauma #1, and Batman: Arkham Asylum: Tales of Madness #1.