Detective Comics #839 [Newsstand]
(February 2008)

DC, 1937 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
2.99 USD; 3.65 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mike Marts; Jeanine Schaefer (associate)
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) #839 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, 7 of 7 (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Simone Bianchi (signed)
Inks:
Simone Bianchi (signed)
Colors:
Simone Bianchi (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Ra's al Ghul
Reprints:

The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Conclusion: Entitlement (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Dini
Pencils:
Ryan Benjamin; Don Kramer
Inks:
Saleem Crawford; Wayne Faucher
Colors:
John Kalisz
Letters:
John J. Hill

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Robin [Tim Drake]; Alfred Pennyworth; Damian Head; VILLAINS: Ra's al Ghul; Talia Head; White Ghost [Dusan] (revealed to be Ra's al Ghul's son; dies after giving his body to Ra's); Seven Men of Death [Merlyn; Hook; Shellcase; Detonator]
Synopsis:
A secret surrounding Ra's' lineage is revealed! Everything comes to a head at Nanda Parbat as Batman, Robin, Nightwing and Damian face off against the eternal might of Ra's al Ghul! [per solicitation]
Reprints:

DC Nation 92 (Table of Contents)

DC Nation / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dan Didio
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Dan Didio's gift list for various DCU characters. Hot list - COUNTDOWN: ARENA #3, SUPERMAN/BATMAN #44 and THE SPIRIT #13. House ad for DETECTIVE COMICS #840.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, 7 of 7
    Batman
  2. 1. The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Conclusion: Entitlement
    Batman
  3. 2. DC Nation 92
    DC Nation
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  • Bob Hughes
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  • Jerry Bails (R.I.P.)
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  • Jeremy Heier
  • Chris Launder
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Craig Delich
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