Edward Blake is dead. The police think he was overpowered by more than one assailant as the man was tough, real tough.
The man known as The Comedian has been bested and killed.
Enter masked Objectivist vigilante Rorschach, something tells him theres more to it than a routine brake in, just maybe someone is trying to pick off costumed hero's.
Time to visit old partner Dan Dreiberg, once known to the world as Nite Owl.