|Batman versus Predator III: Blood Ties|
|Written by||Chuck Dixon|
|Illustrated by||Rodolfo Damaggio|
|Inked by||Robert Campanella|
|Lettered by||John Costanza|
|Colored by|| Pat Garrahy|
|Cover(s) by|| Rodolfo Damaggio|
|Edited by|| Scott Peterson|
Darren J. Vincenzo
|Publisher||Dark Horse Comics/DC Comics|
|Release date(s)||Dec 1997-Feb 1998|
Batman versus Predator III: Blood Ties is a four-issue limited crossover comic book series that was first published by Dark Horse Comics and DC Comics from December 1997-February 1998. It was written by Chuck Dixon, illustrated by Rodolfo Damaggio, inked by Robert Campanella, lettered by John Costanza, colored by Pat Garrahy, Heroic Age and Lee Loughridge, and edited by Scott Peterson, Denny O'Neil and Darren J. Vincenzo, with cover art by Damaggio and Campanella. In the comic, Batman is joined by fellow Gotham-based characters Robin, Oracle, Catwoman and Mister Freeze when two more Predators come to their city.
Batman versus Predator III: Blood Ties was eventually collected in trade paperback form released in June 1998, featuring a new cover by Damaggio and Campanella.
Behind the ScenesEdit
Veteran comics writer Chuck Dixon is perhaps best known for his work with Batman during his time as writer for DC Comics' flagship title Detective Comics in the 1990s. He also wrote the Predator story Predator: The Pride at Nghasa for Dark Horse.
For some reason, Blood Ties is not currently listed on either Dark Horse Comics' or DC Comics' websites.