(September 1986)

DC, 1986 Series
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Price:
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Robert Greenberger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#50 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Begin multiple origins per issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Halo; Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed)
Inks:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Halo; Batman

[Secret Origin of the Golden Age Batman] (Table of Contents)

Batman [Golden Age] / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Marshall Rogers
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Marshall Rogers
Letters:
Carrie Spiegle
Job Number:
G-1789

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne] (Earth-2); Julie Madison (Earth-2); Commissioner James Gordon (Earth-2)
Synopsis:
After witnessing the murder of his parents as a child, Bruce Wayne grows up to fight crime as Batman, and it follows his origins, as well as his one-time love affair with Julie Madison. The narrator also states at story's end that this good man is now nonexistent due to the Crisis itself.
Reprints:

Fallen Angel (Table of Contents)

Halo / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike W. Barr
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Duncan Andrews
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (coordinating editor)
Job Number:
G-2632

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Outsiders [Halo; Looker; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (flashback); Black Lightning (flashback, cameo); Geo-Force (flashback, cameo); Katana (flashback, cameo); Metamorpho (flashback, cameo)]; Violet Harper (flashback); Tobias Whale (flashback); Syonide (flashback)
Synopsis:
Halo tells Looker her origin, that she is actually a being of light called an Aurakle, that took over the body of criminal Violet Harper after she was killed by Syonide. Looker then gives Halo a new costume created by Katana as a gift.

Secrets Behind The Origins (Table of Contents)

Secret Origins / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Brief info about the characters featured in this issue. An announcement was also made that starting this issue and further issues, a double feature would be done instead: One Golden Age and one Silver or Modern age origin.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Halo; Batman
  2. 1. [Secret Origin of the Golden Age Batman]
    Batman [Golden Age]
  3. 2. Fallen Angel
    Halo
  4. 3. Secrets Behind The Origins
    Secret Origins
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Roy Lyons
  • john cruz
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Gregory Fischer