(1988)

Egmont Magazines, 1988 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.75 GBP
Pages:
48
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
London Editions Magazines
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
Colour
Dimensions:
8.5" x 11.34"
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Introducing... the World's Greatest Crime-Fighting Duo! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
José Luis García-López
Inks:
José Luis García-López
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

In the Beginning (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Paul Levitz
Job Number:
J-6567

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Robin]; Robin; Alfred Pennyworth; Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback); Lew Moxon; Commissioner James Gordon; Joe Chill; Leslie Thompkins (cameo); Philip Wayne; Mrs. Chilton; Harvey Harris; Amos Rexford; Clayface [Preston Payne]; Crazy-Quilt; Ra's al Ghul; Killer Moth; Tweedledum; Tweedledee; Two-Face; Scarecrow; Riddler; Penguin; Joker; Dr. Phosphorous; Mad Hatter; Catwoman; Spook; Hugo Strange; Calendar Man; Mr. Freeze; Clayface [Matt Hagen]; Poison Ivy; Gentleman Ghost; Sensei; Signalman
Synopsis:
After he receives in the mail the remnants of the Batman costume his father once wore and discovers its empty display case adorned with a threatening note, the Caped Crusader recalls the events that led to his becoming Batman and his earliest cases where he met James Gordon and brought the people responsible for his parents' deaths to justice.
Reprints:

Bat Talk! (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Brian Clarke; Adam West
Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
An interview with Adam West about his time starring as Batman in the 1960s and the impending 1989 motion picture.

With Friends Like These... (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Jim Aparo
Editing:
Paul Levitz
Job Number:
J-6657

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Alfred Pennyworth; Snitch; John Grayson (flashback); Mary Grayson (flashback); Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback); Joe Chill (flashback); Haly (circus owner); Boss Zucco; Wally; Jarvis Pennyworth (flashback); Boss Maroni; Joker [also as Red Hood]; Two-Face; Black Spider (cameo); Catwoman (cameo); Mr. Freeze (cameo); Tweedledee (cameo); Tweedledum (cameo); Prof. Milo (cameo); Penguin (cameo); Poison Ivy (cameo); Killer Moth (cameo); Gentleman Ghost (cameo); Ra's al Ghul (cameo); Riddler (cameo); Scarecrow (cameo); Hugo Strange (cameo)
Synopsis:
When Robin joins Batman's search for the person who stole his father's costume he recalls his own origin and early life as both Robin and Bruce Wayne's ward. After conferring with Robin, Alfred too recalls how he came to work for Bruce Wayne and for Batman. Meanwhile, Batman begins to review his many enemies, including the Joker and Two-Face, but is nearly taken out by a booby-trapped Batmobile.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Introducing... the World's Greatest Crime-Fighting Duo!
    Batman
  2. 1. In the Beginning
    Batman
  3. 2. Bat Talk!
  4. 3. With Friends Like These...
    Batman
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