(July 1980)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1980-04-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893117707
Editing:
Paul Levitz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Miniseries

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed)
Inks:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-320

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Riddler; Penguin; Joker
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Previously credited to John Byrne (pencils) and Dick Giordano (inks).

In the Beginning (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
J-6567

Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Robin]; Robin; Alfred Pennyworth; Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback); Lew Moxon; Commissioner James Gordon; Joe Chill; Leslie Thompkins (cameo); Philip Wayne; Mrs. Chilton; Harvey Harris; Amos Rexford; Clayface [Preston Payne]; Crazy-Quilt; Ra's al Ghul; Killer Moth; Tweedledum; Tweedledee; Two-Face; Scarecrow; Riddler; Penguin; Joker; Dr. Phosphorous; Mad Hatter; Catwoman; Spook; Hugo Strange; Calendar Man; Mr. Freeze; Clayface [Matt Hagen]; Poison Ivy; Gentleman Ghost; Sensei; Signalman
Synopsis:
After he receives in the mail the remnants of the Batman costume his father once wore and discovers its empty display case adorned with a threatening note, the Caped Crusader recalls the events that led to his becoming Batman and his earliest cases where he met James Gordon and brought the people responsible for his parents' deaths to justice.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. In the Beginning
    Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed