Comic Book Series
Outsiders 2023 1

Cover to Outsiders #1

Outsiders is published by DC Comics. Current price per issue is $4.99.

Publication Dates[]

Last Issue[]

Outsiders #8: 11 Jun 2024

Current Issue[]

Outsiders #9: 10 Jul 2024

Next Issue[]

Outsiders #10: 14 Aug 2024


A new Outsiders series started November 2023.


Main Characters[]

  • Luke Fox
  • Batwoman/Kate Kane
  • Drummer



Minor Characters[]

Other Characters/Places/Things[]

Recent Storylines[]

Outsiders #9[]

This is the current issue, and therefore no story information will be posted about this issue. Please check your local comic shop for copies of this issue.

Outsiders #8[]

Outsiders #7[]

Outsiders #6[]

Outsiders #5[]

Outsiders #4[]

Outsiders #3[]

Outsiders #2[]

Outsiders #1[]

Batman and the Outsiders #17[]

Batman and the Outsiders #16[]

Batman and the Outsiders #15[]

Batman and the Outsiders #14[]

Batman and the Outsiders #13[]

Batman and the Outsiders #12[]

Batman and the Outsiders #11[]

Batman and the Outsiders #10[]

Batman and the Outsiders #9[]

Batman and the Outsiders #8[]

Batman and the Outsiders #7[]

Batman and the Outsiders Annual #1[]

Batman and the Outsiders #6[]

Batman and the Outsiders #5[]

Batman and the Outsiders #4[]

Batman and the Outsiders #3[]

Batman and the Outsiders #2[]

Batman and the Outsiders #1[]

Convergence: Batman and the Outsiders #2[]

Convergence: Batman and the Outsiders #1[]

Batman and The Outsiders #40[]

The Outsiders #39[]

Past Storylines[]

Outsiders: Five of a Kind[]

Outsiders #33[]

"Deep Impact." Infinite Crisis crossover. The Earth-bound team infiltrates a Secret Society stronghold, rescuing Mary marvel from their clutches.

Outsiders #32[]

"Detour." Infinite Crisis crossover. In deep space, Jade, Starfire & Shift battle Blackfire, Starfire's evil sister. Back on Earth, the remaining Outsiders decide to take the fight directly to the Secret Society by infiltrating one of their secret bases.

Outsiders #31[]

"Out-of-Town Work" - Infinite Crisis crossover. Donna Troy leaves for the anomoly in space, taking Animal Man, Shift, Starfire, Captain Marvel Jr., Firestorm, Air Wave, and Red Tornado with her. En route, they encounter Blackfire, Starfire's sometimes evil sister. Back on Earth, Roy and the rest of teh Outsiders decide to take the fight directly to the Secret Society.



  • Batman and the Outsiders, vol. 3 - Collects vol. 1 #24-32 & Annual #2, plus DC Comics Presents #83. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401287641

Trade Paperbacks[]

  • Outsiders, vol. 1: Looking for Trouble - Collects vol. 4 #1-6 and the lead story from Teen Titans/Outsiders Secret Files #1. "In this story, Arsenal takes it upon himself to recruit a new group of heroes… and the ones he finds are quite a crew! Grace, a super-strong bouncer working at a metahuman club; Thunder, the mass-changing daughter of Black Lightning; Indigo, the cyborg girl from the future; the shape-shifting Metamorpho; and Jade — from the pages of Green Lantern — are all waiting in the wings. Unfortunately for the newly assembled team, their first mission — to protect President Lex Luthor — could be their last! Because what do you get when a barrel of fierce monkey-warriors attack Manhattan? Mayhem! Plus, the Outsiders take on the villainy of Brother Blood!"
  • Outsiders, vol. 2: Sum of All Evil - Collects vol. 4 #8-15. "The Outsiders face a literal demon from Hell. Can even the extra help from Huntress, Captain Marvel Junior and Black Lightning be enough to stop this evil threat?"
  • Outsiders, vol. 3: Wanted - Collects vol. 4 #16-23. "This volume includes the 3-part 'Most Wanted' story arc featuring television personality John Walsh, as well as an Identity Crisis tie-in story guest-starring Batman!"
  • Teen Titans/Outsiders: Insiders - Collects vol. 4 #24, 25, 28, plus Teen Titans #24-26. "When Nightwing and Speedy figure out there's a traitor in their midst, secrets come to the fore, including Superboy's ultimate corruption by his genetic father, Lex Luthor!"
  • Outsiders, vol. 4: Crisis Intervention - Collects vol. 4 #29-33. "The Outsiders are left reeling following a betrayal by one of their members. They must face a rematch with the Fearsome Five and Sabbac, who now has the power of the Seven Deadly Sins!"
  • Outsiders, vol. 5: The Good Fight - Collects vol. 4 #34-41. "With a new team in place, the Outsiders find themselves at odds with an entire nation, not to mention the super-hero community. Also, the Outsiders try to stop the Brotherhood of Evil in a plot that involves selling Metahumans to the underworld."
  • Outsiders, vol. 6: Pay as You Go - Collects vol. 4 #42-46 & Annual #1.
  • Outsiders/Checkmate: Checkout - Collects vol. 4 #47-49 and Checkmate #13-15. "The DCU's top spies throw down with the DCU's most troublemaking hero team as Checkmate hunts the Outsiders!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401216234
  • Outsiders: Five of a Kind - Collects the Five of a Kind one-shots and vol. 4 #50. "Batman has once again assumed the leadership role of the Outsiders. And to take control of his former team, the Dark Knight is using five adventures to pick his new lineup! Find out who makes the cut!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401216722
  • Batman and the Outsiders, vol. 1: The Chrysalis - Collects vol. 5 #1-5. "The new Outsiders investigate a strange Omac-like entity — but things are made all the more difficult when the team meets Batman’s new recruit!" - 1401219314 WorldCat - ISBN ISBN 1401219314
  • Batman and the Outsiders: The Snare - Collects vol. 5 #6-10. "The Outsiders’ latest mission ends up stranding one of their own in space while the rest of the team fights for their lives behind Chinese borders! But can the struggling team learn to rely on its biggest loose cannon?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401221998
  • Outsiders: The Deep - Collects vol. 5 #15-20, plus BATO Special #1. "Batman is gone — but his legacy must endure. A new team of Outsiders is born." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401225020
  • Outsiders: The Hunt - Collects vol. 5 #21-25. "With Arkham Asylum’s inmates running free, The Outsiders are charged with recapturing them by whatever means necessary." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401227163
  • Outsiders: The Road to Hell - Collects vol. 5 #26-31. "Katana and Black Lightning are dispatched to deal with a disturbance on the open seas. Meanwhile, Geo-Force makes a deal with a certain Kryptonian to join the team, and the Outsiders find themselves cast as enemies in the eyes of the world." - WorldCat - ISBN 401229034
  • Outsiders: The Great Divide - Collects vol. 5 #32-40. "The Outsiders go their separate ways following shocking events that lead to their being wanted for acts of war. While Geo-Force, Katana and the Eradicator build a new team in Markovia, Black Lightning, Owlman and Metamorpho find themselves at the home of an old friend who just happens to want Metamorpho dead." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401231616
  • Batman and the Outsiders, vol. 1: Lesser Gods - Collects vol. 6 #1-7. "Several years ago, Batman put the Barrera family of Gotham City into hiding after rescuing them from an organization called the Ark. Now all but one of them has turned up dead... and Batman needs to locate Sofia Barrera before the wrong people get their hands on her—and her surprising power! And when Black Lightning, Katana, the Signal, and Orphan find out what Batman is really up to, their true loyalties will be called into question." - WorldCat - ISBN 97814012917805 - Kindle
  • Batman and the Outsiders, vol. 2: A League of Their Own - Collects vol. 6 #8-12 & Annual #1. "Between everything that’s happened in Gotham City and Ra’s al Ghul’s personal attacks on the Dark Knight and his team, Batman lashes out and uses all his anger and skills to take down Ra’s and his new League of Assassins on his own. Can the Outsiders pull him back from his rage—or will they find themselves on the receiving end of it?" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779502865 - Kindle
  • Batman and the Outsiders, vol. 3: The Demon's Fire - Collects vol. 6 #13-17. "Ra’s al Ghul has had everything taken away from him. His League of Assassins, his power…even his family. All he has left is his mission to bend the world to his will and save it from itself. He’s more dangerous than ever, and it’ll take the combined full might of the Outsiders team to take him down! Did Batman choose the wrong allies to assemble to fight Ra’s? Or did those allies make a mistake in believing in Batman?" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779506962

  • The Outsiders by Judd Winick, Book One - Collects vol. 4 #1-7, plus Titans/Young Justice: Graduation Day #1-3 & Teen Titans/Outsiders Secret Files #1. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401288518


Leftover Useful Information[]

Creative Team[]

Volume 5[]

Writer: Bryan Hill. Artist: Dexter Soy. Covers: Tyler Kirkham.

Volume 6[]

Writers: Jackson Lanzing & Collin Kelly. Artist: Robert Carey.

Publishing History[]

  • Volume 1: #1-46, 1983-1987 (#1-32 as Batman and the Outsiders; #33-46 as Adventures of the Outsiders)
  • Volume 2: #1-28, 1985-1988 (The Outsiders)
  • Volume 3: #1-24, 1993-1995 (Outsiders)
  • Volume 4: #1-50, 2003-2007 (Outsiders)
  • Volume 5: #1-40, 2007-2011 (#1-14 & 40 as Batman and the Outsiders; #15-39 as The Outsiders)
  • Volume 6: #1-17, 2019-2020 (Batman and the Outsiders)
  • Volume 7: #1- , 2023-present (Outsiders)

Future Publication Dates[]

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

Outsiders #10: 14 Aug 2024
Outsiders #11: 11 Sep 2024

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