Issue: Batgirl #5
Subtitle: Batgirl Rising: Core Requirements Part 1
Date: February 2010
Feature Characters: Batgirl (Stephanie Brown), Oracle (Barbara Gordon)
Supporting Characters: Batman (Richard Grayson), Robin (Damien Wayne)
Guest Appearances: Alfred Pennyworth
Other Characters: James Gordon, Stefano Gracia, Francisco Gracia, Jordanna
In an effort to quell a pyromanic villian named Diesel, Stephanie accidently freezes Damien in an effort to save him. Barbara and Dick have an arguement over Stephanie being Batgirl, ending in Dick threatening to rein in Stephanie if Barbara didn't.
Overhearing some trouble between Francisco Gracia and his father Stephanie decides to get involved only to be caught off guard when a hit squad abducts Francisco and shoots her.
"Well, Now I'm just offended."
— Stephanie Brown
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- Bryan Q. Miller
- Lee Garbett
- Batgirl #1
- Batgirl #2
- Batgirl #3
- Batgirl #5
- Batgirl #6
- Birds of Prey #1
- Red Robin #13