"Flashpoint has changed the DC Universe, and nothing is as it was before. Now Batman is Thomas Wayne, driven by the death of his son Bruce to punish criminals-- and in pursuit of a Joker whose twisted crimes will bring him to the brink of madness himself! ... Now, Dick Grayson travels with his parents and the death-defying Deadman across war-torn Europe, performing in their circus-- until an Amazon attack leads them to their true fate. In this world, Deathstroke is a pirate on the world's most dangerous waters, questing for the only treasure that really matters... And Shade the Changing Man leads a secret team of bizarre heroes-- but will he lead them to their deaths?" -- p.  of cover.