(September 1980)

DC, 1980 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1980-06-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893117709
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)

Pencils:
Josè Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-372

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover signed on Batman Cereal reprint.

The Man Behind the Mask! (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Jim Aparo
Job Number:
J-6703

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson; also as Thomas Wayne]; Batgirl; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner James Gordon; Lucius Fox; Thomas Wayne (memory); Martha Wayne (memory); Jack Edison; Shamrock; Slugger; Poet; Queen Bess; Ms. Crown; Joker (cameo); Killer Moth (cameo)
Synopsis:
While Robin secures a new Batmobile from Jack Edison, Batman looks for leads from his usual contacts, including Commissioner Gordon. Once Batman leaves, Commissioner Gordon considers the impact Batman had on his daughter's life, inspiring her to become Batgirl. The next morning, Batman visits his office as Bruce Wayne where he runs into Lucius Fox and comes to a realization. Returning home, Batman is haunted by the ghosts of his past and finally exorcises them.
Reprints:

Secrets of the Batman (Table of Contents)

Batman / character profile / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Joe Staton
Inks:
Joe Staton
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. The Man Behind the Mask!
    Batman
  3. 2. Secrets of the Batman
    Batman
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jerry Hillegas
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