Issue: Batman and the Outsiders #9
Subtitle: The Uninvited
Date: September 2008
Feature Characters: Batman (Bruce Wayne), Batgirl (Cassandra Cain), Geo-Force (Brion Markov), Katana (Tatsu Yamashiro), Metamorpho (Rex Mason)
Supporting Characters: Dr Francine Langstrom, Dr Salah Miandad, REMAC
Guest Appearances: Looker (Emily Briggs)
Other Characters: Daan Sapp, Marissa Sapp
Thanks to Metamorpho's data Dr Langstrom is able to piece together what happened on the moon, revealing that, thanks to the satellite gun, an underground ocean now exists in the moon. In order to find out more Batman sends Batgirl and Katana on a mission with two objectives; free Metamorpho and locate and apprehend one of the astronauts who were possessed into working on the satellite.
The mission a success Batman takes the astronaut, Daan Sapp, to Looker who will use her psychometry to retrieve the man's wiped memories. The experience, however, results in Sapp's death and the revelation of a new alien species capable of possessing and swapping minds with other beings. Looker also alerts Batman to another threat, one operating in Gotham City itself.
"Not a story I want to tell the grandkids. "How'd you escape from the surete', poppy?" "Well, I just flushed myself down the pooper, kids.""
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