Nightwing ongoing 1996 (issues 1-3)

Nightwing 1

Cover Date: October 1996
Subtitle: Child of Justice
Writer(s): Chuck Dixon
Artists(s): Scott McDaniel, Karl Story
Storyline: Batman sent Nightwing to Bludhaven to find out why 21 members of the Angel Marin Gang got their necks broken. His first night there, he saw the False Facers attacking Freddy Minh's house (who was his first suspect). He caught up to the False Facers and was knocked into the river handcuffed to a refrigerator. He escaped. The police were not happy to have their own vigilante; Nightwing was cuffed and taken into custody when he tried to return Minh's stolen property.


Nightwing 2

Cover Date: November 1996
Subtitle: Gangland Express
Writer(s): Chuck Dixon
Artists(s): Scott McDaniel, Karl Story
Storyline: Detective Dudley Soames was to dispose of Nightwing, but instead let him loose and tipped him off on something to check out. Soames delivered the stolen goods to Minh, while Nightwing caught up with the False Facers again at a train station.


Nightwing 3

Cover Date: December 1996
Subtitle: The Freebooters
Writer(s): Chuck Dixon
Artists(s): Scott McDaniel, Karl Story
Storyline: Dick began moving into his new apartment, then met up with Soames. He sent Nightwing to a check cashing place in the ghetto; it was held up while he was there. Dick once again stopped a False Facer's heist. Afterwards, he contacted the Batcave on his progress. Batman offered his assistance, but Nightwing assured him that he could take care of it.


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