DC's planned Absolute Edition of the seminal Batman: Gotham By Gaslight has been canceled.
DC did not give a reason for the cancelation, but a representative for the publisher said it "will be solicited again in a different format."
Plans for an an Absolute Edition version of Batman: Gotham by Gaslight were announced by DC back in December, and then solicited for a September 2020 release.
Here is the original solicitation:
ABSOLUTE GOTHAM BY GASLIGHT HC
Written by BRIAN AUGUSTYN and JEFF PARKER
Art by MIKE MIGNOLA, P. CRAIG RUSSELL, EDUARDO BARRETO, GREG TOCCHINI, and EVAN “DOC” SHANER
Cover by MIKE MIGNOLA
The groundbreaking Elseworlds tales of the Victorian era are back in a new Absolute edition! This volume includes the breakthrough tales Gotham by Gaslight and Master of the Future which pit the Dark Knight against Jack the Ripper and a death-dealer from the skies over Gotham City! This collection also includes further appearances from the Victorian Dark Knight, including Countdown Special: The Search for Ray Palmer: Gotham by Gaslight #1 and Convergence: Shazam! #1-2.
ON SALE 09.09.20
$49.99 US | 8.25” x 12.5” | 240 PAGES
FC | ISBN: 978-1-4012-9982-8