Batman #457 [Direct]
(December 1990)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Denny O'Neil; Kelley Puckett (assistant editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Copies with issue numbers 000 and 457 in the indicia known to exist.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Norm Breyfogle
Inks:
Norm Breyfogle
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Tim Drake]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]
Reprints:

Master of Fear (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant
Pencils:
Norm Breyfogle
Inks:
Steve Mitchell
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Brue Wayne]; Vicki Vale; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane] (villain); Tim Drake [also as Robin (last page cameo)](introduction); Alfred Pennyworth; Robin [Jason Todd] (Scarecrow fear image); Robin [Dick Grayson] (Scarecrow fear image)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First appearance of the 'new' Robin in costume.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bat-Signals / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
KC Carlson (replies); Denny O'Neil
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Hurricane Hugo, Melissa Page, Cory Boecker and Mark Anderson. Includes "From the Den" column.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Master of Fear
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bat-Signals
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