NewThe New 52: 02 – The First Six Years

Titles displayed in italics are not officially New 52, but have been strongly implied to be a part of that universe, possibly with some modifications to better fit the new continuity.

Six Years Ago

Superman – Action Comics, vol.1: Superman and the Men of Steel
Reprints Action Comics #1-8 (November 2011 – June 2012).
Faster than a speeding bullet!Batman, vol.4: Zero Year — Secret City
Reprints Batman #0 & 21-24 (November 2012 & August 2013 – December 2013) & Annual #2 (September 2013).
A full reading order for this event can be found here.
Batman, vol.5: Zero Year – Dark City
Reprints Batman #25-27 & 29-33. (January 2014 – March 2014 & May 2014 – September 2014).
DC Comics: Zero Year
Reprints Action Comics #25; Batgirl #25; Batwing #25; Batwoman #25; Birds of Prey #25; Catwoman #25; Detective Comics #25; The Flash #25; Green Arrow #25; Green Lantern Corps #25; Nightwing #25; & Red Hood and the Outlaws #25 (all January 2014).
Green Lantern: Secret Origin
Reprints Green Lantern #29-35 (May 2008 – November 2008).

Five Years Ago

Wonder Woman, vol.2: Year One
Reprints Wonder Woman #2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12 & 14 (September 2016 – March 2017; the title is bimonthly in this period and only even-numbered issues are collected in this volume).
Justice League, vol.1: Origin
Reprints Justice League #1-6 (October 2011 – April 2012).
Batman/Superman, vol.1: Cross World
Reprints Batman/Superman #1-4 (August 2013 – December 2013); & Justice League #23.1: Darkseid (November 2013).
This story crosses over with Earth 2.
Team 7, vol.1: Fight Fire With Fire
Reprints Team 7 #0-8 (November 2012 – July 2013).
This volume reprints a part of the Black Diamond Probability. This is the sole volume of this title.
Superman – Action Comics, vol.2: Bulletproof
Reprints Action Comics #9-12, 0 & Annual 1 (July 2012 – October 2012, November 2012 & December 2012).
Superman – Action Comics, vol.3: At The End of Days
Reprints Action Comics #13-18 (December 2012 – May 2013).

Four Years Ago

Batman: The Black Casebook
Reprints Batman #65, 86, 112-113, 134, 156 & 162 (June/July 1951, September 1954, December 1957 – February 1958, September 1960, June 1963 & March 1964); Detective Comics #215, 235, 247 & 267 (January 1955, September 1956, September 1957 & May 1959); & World’s Finest Comics #89 (July/August 1957).
Contains a selection of old Batman stories that are relevant to Grant Morrison’s run on the character. This placement is approximate, but the nature of the volume forbids a more accurate placement.

Three Years Ago

Batman: A Death in the Family
Reprints Batman #426-429 & 440-442 (December 1988 – January 1989 & October 1989 – December 1989); & The New Titans #60-61 (November 1989 – December 1989).
This volume contains two stories A Death in the Family and A Lonely Place of Dying. Only the first of these stories has been confirmed to have occurred in the New 52 Universe, possibly in a modified form.
Batman: The Killing Joke
Original graphic novel (1988).
Placement here as specified in Batgirl.
Batman: Dark Knight, Dark City
Reprints Batman #452-454 (August 1990 – September 1990); & Detective Comics #629-633 (May 1991 – August 1991).
This volume contains multiple stories, but only the titular story is confirmed to have occurred in the New 52 Universe, possibly in a modified form.

Two Years Ago

Green Lantern: Emerald Twilight, New Dawn
Reprints Green Lantern #48-55 (January 1994 – September 1994).
The placement of this volume is approximate, and many of the events depicted in it may have been substantially altered by Flashpoint, however, it is clear that much of what is shown here occurred in some form.
Final Night
Reprints Final Night #1-4 (all November 1996); Final Night Preview #1 (July 1996); & Parallax: Emerald Night #1 (November 1996).
The placement of this volume is approximate, and many of the events depicted in it may have been substantially altered by Flashpoint, however, it is clear that much of what is shown here occurred in some form.

Recently

Green Lantern: Rebirth
Reprints Green Lantern: Rebirth #1-6 (December 2004 – May 2005);Green Lantern #1 (July 2005); & Green Lantern Secret Files and Origins #1 (June 2005).
Green Lantern: No Fear
Reprints Green Lantern #1-6 (July 2005 – December 2005); & Green Lantern Secret Files and Origins #1 (June 2005).
Green Lantern Corps: Recharge
Reprints Green Lantern Corps: Recharge #1-5 (November 2005 — March 2006).
Green Lantern: Revenge of the Green Lanterns
Reprints Green Lantern #7-13 (February 2006 – August 2006).
Green Lantern Corps, vol.1: To Be a Lantern
Reprints Green Lantern Corps #1-6 (August 2006 — January 2007).
Batman and Son
Reprints Batman #655–658 & 663–666 (September 2006 – December 2006 & April 2007 – July 2007).
Green Lantern: Wanted – Hal Jordan
Reprints Green Lantern #14-20 (September 2006 – July 2007).
Green Lantern Corps: The Dark Side of Green
Reprints Green Lantern Corps #7-13 (February 2007 — August 2007).
Green Lantern: The Sinestro Corps War, vol.1
Reprints Green Lantern: Sinestro Corps Special #1 (July 2007); Green Lantern #21-23 (September 2007 – November 2007); & Green Lantern Corps #14-15 (September 2007 – October 2007).
A reading order for this event can be found here.
Green Lantern: The Sinestro Corps War, vol.2
Reprints Green Lantern #24-25 (December 2007 – January 2008); & Green Lantern Corps #16-19 (November 2007 – February 2008).
Green Lantern: Tales of the Sinestro Corps
Reprints Green Lantern: Sinestro Corps Special #1 (July 2007); Tales of the Sinestro Corps: Ion #1 (January 2008); Tales of the Sinestro Corps: Parallax #1 (November 2007); Tales of the Sinestro Corps: Cyborg Superman #1 (December 2007); Tales of the Sinestro Corps: Superman Prime #1 (December 2007); Green Lantern/Sinestro Corps Secret Files #1 (February 2008); & back-up stories from Green Lantern #18-20 (May 2007 – July 2007).
Green Lantern Corps: Ring Quest
Reprints Green Lantern Corps #19-20 & 23-26 (February 2008 — March 2008 & June 2008 — September 2008).
Batman: The Black Glove
Reprints Batman #667-669 & 672-675 (August 2007 – November 2007 & February 2008 – May 2008).
Batman: The Resurrection of Ra’s Al Ghul
Reprints Batman #670-671 (December 2007 – January 2008) & Annual 26 (October 2007); Detective Comics #838-839 (January 2008 – February 2008); Nightwing #138-139 (January 2008 – February 2008); & Robin #168-169 (January 2008 – February 2008) & Annual 07 (December 2007).
Batman: R.I.P.
Reprints Batman #676-683 (June 2008 – January 2009); & DC Universe #0 (June 2008).
Green Lantern: Rage of the Red Lanterns
Reprints Final Crisis: Rage of the Red Lanterns #1 (December 2008); & Green Lantern #26-28 & 36-38 (February 2008 – April 2008 & January 2009 – March 2009).
Batman: Time and the Batman
Reprints Batman #700-703 (August 2010 – November 2010).
Green Lantern Corps: Sins of the Star Sapphire
Reprints Green Lantern Corps #27-32 (October 2008 — March 2009).
Green Lantern: Agent Orange
Reprints Green Lantern #39-42 (April 2009 – August 2009).
Green Lantern Corps: Emerald Eclipse
Reprints Green Lantern Corps #33-38 (April 2009 — September 2009).
Batman and Robin, vol.1: Batman Reborn
Reprints Batman and Robin #1-6 (August 2009 – January 2010).
Blackest Night
Reprints Blackest Night #0-8 (June 2009 – May 2010).
A reading order for this event can be found here.
Green Lantern: Blackest Night
Reprints Green Lantern #43-52 (September 2009 – May 2010).
Green Lantern Corps: Blackest Night
Reprints Green Lantern Corps #39-47 (October 2009 – May 2010).
Blackest Night: Tales of the Corps
Reprints Adventure Comics #4-5 (January 2010 – February 2010); Blackest Night #2-8 (October 2009 – May 2010); Blackest Night: Tales of the Corps #1-3 (all September 2009); & Green Lantern #49 (February 2010).
Batwoman: Elegy
Reprints Detective Comics #854-860 (August 2009 – February 2010).
Green Lantern: Brightest Day
Reprints Green Lantern #53-62 (June 2010 – March 2011).
Green Lantern Corps: Revolt of the Alpha Lanterns
Reprints Green Lantern Corps #21-22 & 48-52 (April 2008 – May 2008 & July 2010 — November 2010).
Lanterns allGreen Lantern: Emerald Warriors
Reprints Green Lantern: Emerald Warriors #1-7 (October 2010 – April 2011).
Batman and Robin, vol.2: Batman vs. Robin
Reprints Batman and Robin #7-12 (March 2010 – July 2010).
Green Lantern Corps: The Weaponer
Reprints Green Lantern Corps #53-57 (December 2010 — April 2011).
Batman: The Return of Bruce Wayne
Reprints Batman: The Return of Bruce Wayne #1-6 (July 2010 – December 2010).
Batman & Robin, vol.3: Batman & Robin Must Die
Reprints Batman and Robin #13-16 (August 2010 – January 2011); & Batman Returns #1 (January 2011).
Batman Incorporated, vol.1
Reprints Batman Incorporated #1-8 (January 2011 – October 2011); & Batman Incorporated: Leviathan Strikes #1 (February 2012).
Green Lantern: War of the Green Lanterns
Reprints Green Lantern #63-67 (April 2011 – August 2011); Green Lantern Corps #58-60 (May 2011 – July 2011): & Green Lantern: Emerald Warriors #8-10 (May 2011 – July 2011).
War of the Green Lanterns: Aftermath
Reprints War of the Green Lanterns: Aftermath #1-2 (September 2011 – October 2011); Green Lantern Corps #61-63 (August 2011 – October 2011); & Green Lantern: Emerald Warriors #11-13 (August 2011 – October 2011).
Batman: Gates of Gotham
Reprints Batman: Gates of Gotham #1-5 (July 2011 – October 2011); Batman Annual #28 (2011); & Detective Comics Annual #1 (2011).
Batman: The Black Mirror
Reprints Detective Comics #871-881 (January 2011 – October 2011).

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