(Fall 1996)

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Price:
2.95 USD; 4.25 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
76194120466600611
Editing:
Darren Vincenzo; Jordan B. Gorfinkel
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

"This issue is dedicated to the memory of Curt Swan. Without him, growing up a comic book fan will never be the same."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Inks:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Colors:
Gloria Vasquez (colors); Heroic Age (separations)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ra's al Ghul

The Batman Chronicles (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jesse Delperdang
Inks:
Ray McCarthy
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Batman

Indexer Notes

Title, credits and indicia page with partial panel from story as background image.

Choices (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Nevins
Pencils:
Jesse Delperdang (pages 1-5, 16-18); Quique Alcatena (pages 6-15)
Inks:
Ray McCarthy (pages 1-5, 16-18); Quique Alcatena (pages 6-15)
Colors:
Lee Loughridge
Letters:
Ken Lopez

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Talon; Ra's al Ghul; Ubu; Blackheart (flashback)
Synopsis:
Batman reads a story about Ra's al Ghul, set in the 1560's.

Indexer Notes

This is not the same "Talon" from the 2012 series and Night of the Owls storyline.

Shadow Job (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Brian Augustyn
Pencils:
Dave De'Antiquis
Inks:
Dave De'Antiquis
Colors:
Kevin Somers
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bruce Wayne [disguised as Frank Dixon; Batman]; Dan Mallory
Synopsis:
A story set during Bruce Wayne's formative years. Bruce, disguised as Frank Dixon, gets some detective training from private eye Dan Mallory.

Cityscape (Table of Contents)

Robin / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dennis O'Neil
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Dell
Colors:
Kevin Somers
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Tim Drake]; Alfred Pennyworth; Mr. Benedict (flashback); Epsilah Clevenger (flashback); Hiram (flashback)
Synopsis:
Robin reads a journal that tells the true tale of how Gotham got its name and that it began as an insane asylum.

Watch This Space #25 (Table of Contents)

Watch This Space / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Miscellaneous DC tidbits. DC checklist for comics dated October 1996.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Batman Chroniclers / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jordan B. Gorfinkel
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Rather than reader letters this issue Gorf gives some insight into the The Batman Chronicles series providing more information on the thought process behind how the stories get picked.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. The Batman Chronicles
  3. 2. Choices
    Batman
  4. 3. Shadow Job
    Batman
  5. 4. Cityscape
    Robin
  6. 5. Watch This Space #25
    Watch This Space
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Batman Chroniclers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ken Austin
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  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Gregory Fischer