Batman #426 [Newsstand]
(December 1988)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price:
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
07098930430712
Editing:
Denny O'Neil; Dan Raspler (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 is a variant of Batman (DC, 1940 series) #426 [Direct].


A Death In the Family Book One of Four (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Mignola
Inks:
Mike Mignola
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

A Death in the Family (Chapter 1 & 2) (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 44 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Starlin
Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Mike DeCarlo
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3615

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Jason Todd]; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner Gordon; Joker (villain); Two-Face (flashback); Sharmin Rosen; Shiva Woosan (cameo image on computer monitor); Dr. Sheila Haywood (cameo image on computer monitor)
Synopsis:
Jason discovers that his "real" mother was really his step-mother, and his birth mother is still alive. Joker escapes from Arkham and Batman chases him to the Middle East where he runs across Jason looking for one of the women he thinks is his mom.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Infamous story where readers called an 800 number, and 'voted' to have Robin killed! Story continues in Batman #427.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Death In the Family Book One of Four
    Batman
  2. 1. A Death in the Family (Chapter 1 & 2)
    Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bill Wormstedt
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • John Greb
  • Carlos Tasada
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen