Detective Comics #543 [Canadian Newsstand]
(October 1984)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.95 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893046510
Editing:
Len Wein
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US; Standard Silver Age US; Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint; Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #543 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Nocturna
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Shadows of Vengeance (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Doug Moench
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
G-1425

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Night-slayer (villain); Nocturna (villain); Jason Todd [Robin]; Vicki Vale; Julia Remarque; Alfred Pennyworth; Commissioner Gordon; Harvey Bullock
Synopsis:
Nocturna becomes a continuing supporting character, and her relationship with the Batman becomes a continuing sub-plot at this point.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #376.
Continues in Batman (DC, 1940 series) #377.

It's No Fair! (Table of Contents)

Green Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joey Cavalieri
Pencils:
Shawn McManus
Inks:
Shawn McManus
Colors:
Jeanine Casey
Letters:
Bob Lappan
Job Number:
G-1475

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Arrow; Printer's Devil (villain); Pinball Wizard (villain); Bad Penny (villain)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Detective Comments / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Greenberger
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-1737

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Brian Linnen, Susand M. Murrie, Michael Wallis, Fred Grandinetti, Eric Jones, Delmo Waters, Wallace Lee Hopkins, David J. Kenney, Eric James Baich, Robert Pierce, Joe Atura, Jeffrey Lowndes and Jef Peckham.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Shadows of Vengeance
    Batman
  3. 2. It's No Fair!
    Green Arrow
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Detective Comments
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