Knightfall – This Day In Comics
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Knightfall – This Day In Comics

Knightfall was a Batman Family event published in 1993. The story deals with Bane breaking Batman, Azrael taking over for Batman, and Bruce Wayne finally reclaiming his title.

Bane frees all the inmates of Arkham Asylum forcing Batman to push past his limits to recapture them, leaving him exhausted. Finally, Bane confronts him at Wayne Manor and beats him mercilessly, leaving him physically and mentally beaten. Azrael rises to take his place and confront Bane.

Knightfall, the storyline that broke the Batman, begins in Batman #492 (March 16, 1993).