Obscurity of DC Presents: Obscure Book Club, Week 44 (January 8-January 14) --- HENRI DUCARD!

Why hello there, @ObscurityofDCClub and other members of the DC Community! Welcome to Week 44 of Obscurity of DC’s Obscure Book Club! This week, we’ll be have a focus on…


What We’re Reading: Batman: The Detective

Number of Issues: 6

Brief description from dc.fandom.com: Henri Ducard is a legendary French manhunter. Bruce Wayne was his greatest student, although he quit in protest when Ducard murdered a suspect. Later in his career, Ducard would stop working for Interpol and use his contacts to become an arms dealer. His son is the assassin Nobody. Henri Ducard was created by Sam Hamm and Denys Cowan, first appearing in Detective Comics #599.

Now that that’s over with, here are some discussion questions:

  1. Why do you think Henri tried to meet up with Batman?
  2. Why do you think Henri saved Batman?
  3. Why do you think Henri keeps a photo of Equilibrium with him?
  4. Do you think Henri is more of a hero or a villain? Explain.
  5. Do you like Henri Ducard? Why or why not?

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