COMIC BOOK: Batgirl # 1 Vol V (Variant Cover).
PUBLISHER: DC Comics.
WRITER(S) Hope Larson.
ARTIST: Rafael Albuquerque.
COVER ARTIST: Francis Manapul.
ORIGINAL RELEASE DATE: 7 / 27 / 2016.
COVER PRICE: $2.99.
RATING: Teen +.
STORY TITLE: "Beyond Burnside" Pt 1.
SUMMARY: The Batgirl you know and love is going global with Eisner award-winning and New York Times best-selling writer Hope Larson (A Wrinkle in Time, Goldie Vance) and all-star artist Rafael Albuquerque (American Vampire). In order to up her game, Babs travels to Japan on a quest to train with the most elite modern combat masters of the east. But when a chance meeting with an old friend puts a target on her back, Batgirl may need to use her new skills to solve a deadly mystery.
CHARACTER(S) On The Cover: Batgirl,