Detective Comics #17Media Release -- This February, the bestselling "Death of the Family" storyline will reach its startling conclusion!

First, in DETECTIVE COMICS #17, Batman tracks down the League of Smiles, a criminal group of psychotic killers that worship The Joker! Plus, deadly new villains are introduced—and you won't believe their horrific ties to Arkham Asylum! This issue is written by John Layman, with art and cover by Jason Fabok and backup story art by Andy Clarke.

DETECTIVE COMICS #17 (DEC120274) is solicited in the December Previews and is scheduled to arrive in stores on February 6.

Then, in BATMAN #17, it's the finale of "Death of the Family"! Find out who lives, who dies, and who laughs last as Batman and The Joker face off one last time! This issue is written by Scott Snyder with art and cover by Greg Capullo.

BATMAN #17 is solicited in the December Previews and is scheduled to arrive in stores on February 13.

After that, the repercussions of "Death of the Family" spread through these titles in February.

Please note that the issues listed below will not feature "Death of the Family" cover trade dress.

In BATGIRL #17, Barbara Gordon must deal with the fallout from "DEATH OF THE FAMILY" in a story that will forever change her status quo in The New 52! But what does James Gordon Jr. have planned for his sister, Batgirl? This issue is written by Gail Simone with art by Ed Benes and a cover by Juan Jose Ryp.

BATGIRL #17 is solicited in the December Previews and is scheduled to arrive in stores on February 13.

In NIGHTWING #17, Dick Grayson's life lies in ruins in the wake of the events surrounding "DEATH OF THE FAMILY"! Is his career as Nightwing over? Where will he go now? And will the voice of reason come from Damian Wayne? This issue is written by Kyle Higgins, with art by Juan Jose Ryp and Vicente Cifuentes and a cover by Eddy Barrows and Eber Ferreira.

NIGHTWING #17 is solicited in the December Previews and is scheduled to arrive in stores on February 20.

In RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #17, Bruce Wayne confronts Jason Todd in the wake of "DEATH OF THE FAMILY"! This issue is written by Scott Lobdell with art by Timothy Green II and a cover by Mico Suayan.

RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #17 is solicited in the December Previews and is scheduled to arrive in stores on February 20.

And in TEEN TITANS #17, the team is finally reunited in the wake of "DEATH OF THE FAMILY"—but something is very wrong with Red Robin! What did The Joker do to him? This issue is written by Scott Lobdell, with art by Eddy Barrows and Eber Ferreira and a cover by Brett Booth and Norm Rapmund.

TEEN TITANS #17 is solicited in the December Previews and is scheduled to arrive in stores on February 27.