Batman - Gotham By Gaslight (1989) (digital-Empire) ------ Batman: Gotham by Gaslight In an age of mystery and superstition, how would the people of Gotham react to a weird creature of the night, a bat-garbed vigilante feared by the guilty and the innocent alike? The very first Elseworlds tale re-imagines the Dark Knight detective in Victorian times and pits him against the infamous murderer Jack the Ripper. Written by Brian Augustyn Pencils: Mike Mignola Inks: P. Craig Russell Colored by: David Hornung Cover by Mike Mignola Published by DC Genre: Superhero Age Rating: 12+ Only 49 Pages Print Release Date: 11/22/1989 Digital Release Date: 05/29/2013 ------ There are very few comics of the last 25 years that I would call "a classic" without hesitation. This is one of them. Released for the first time digitally by DC, this has one of the finest creative teams ever assembled for a prestige format one-shot, including Brian Augustyn (The Flash), Mike Mignola (Hellboy), and P. Craig Russell (Sandman).