(1993 [June 1998])

DC, 1998 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
7.95 USD; 10.95 CAD
Pages
148
On-sale Date
1998-04-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
ISBN
1-56389-098-4 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
761941201436 00112
Editing
Denny O'Neil (credited as Dennis O'Neil) (group editor); Scott Peterson (credited) (editor - original series); Bob Kahan (credited) (editor - collected edition)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
softcover
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

A reissued version of Batman: The Collected Adventures (DC, 1993 series) #1, even carrying over the ISBN and calling itself a second printing despite the changed title.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Ty Templeton (credited) (painting)
Inks
Ty Templeton (credited) (painting)
Colors
Ty Templeton (credited) (painting)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Joker; Catwoman; Scarecrow; Penguin
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover.

[Publishing Data] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Batman Adventures (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Title page.

Batman's Most Animated Adventures (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Dini (credited)
Pencils
Bruce Timm (credited)
Inks
Bruce Timm (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Batman; James Gordon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with storyboards from the cartoon.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ty Templeton (signed)
Inks
Ty Templeton (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Penguin
Reprints

Penguin's Big Score (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Kelley Puckett (credited)
Pencils
Ty Templeton (credited)
Inks
Rick Burchett (credited)
Colors
Rick Taylor (credited)
Letters
Tim Harkins (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Commissioner Gordon (guest); Penguin (villain); Joker (villain)
Synopsis
Batman has to stop the Penguin from becoming the biggest philanthropist in town.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story told in three acts.
Act One: Charm School Dropout! (7 pages).
Act Two: Top of the World, Ma! (7 pages).
Act Three: Power of the Press! (8 pages).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ty Templeton
Inks
Rick Burchett
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Catwoman
Reprints

Catwoman's Killer Caper (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Kelley Puckett (credited)
Pencils
Ty Templeton (credited)
Inks
Rick Burchett (credited)
Colors
Rick Taylor (credited)
Letters
Tim Harkins (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Commissioner Gordon (guest); Catwoman (villain); Joker (villain)
Synopsis
Batman is off to London where Catwoman has stolen the crown jewels and a little something extra for the Joker.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story told in three acts.
Act One: The Family Jewels! (7 pages).
Act 2: Panic Over Londontown (8 pages).
Act 3: Midnight Madness (7 pages).

This animated version of Catwoman is a blonde.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ty Templeton
Inks
Rick Burchett
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Joker
Reprints

Joker's Late-Night Lunacy! (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Kelley Puckett (credited)
Pencils
Ty Templeton (credited)
Inks
Rick Burchett (credited)
Colors
Rick Taylor (credited)
Letters
Tim Harkins (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Commissioner Gordon; Harvey Dent; Harvey Bullock; Alfred Pennyworth; Joker (villain)
Synopsis
Joker is capturing guests for his pirated midnight TV show and Batman is on the bill.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story told in three acts.
Act One: A Star Is Born! (7 pages).
Act Two: I Want My JTV! (8 pages).
Act Three: Flash in the Pan! (7 pages).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ty Templeton
Inks
Rick Burchett
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Riot Act (Table of Contents: 11)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko (credited)
Pencils
Bradley Rader (credited as Brad Rader)
Inks
Rick Burchett (credited)
Colors
Rick Taylor (credited)
Letters
Tim Harkins (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Summer Gleeson; Commissioner Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane] (villain)
Synopsis
The Scarecrow unleashes an "Illiteracy Plague" on Gotham causing everyone to lose the ability to read.
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Indexer Notes

Continued next issue. Story told in three acts.
Act One: Panic In the Streets (9 pages).
Act Two: Help On the Wing (6 pages).
Act Three: Robin Takes a Fall (7 pages).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Parobeck
Inks
Rick Burchett
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]
Reprints

Riot Act II (Table of Contents: 13)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Pasko (credited) (plot); Kelley Puckett (credited) (script)
Pencils
Bradley Rader (credited as Brad Rader)
Inks
Rick Burchett (credited)
Colors
Rick Taylor (credited)
Letters
Tim Harkins (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Cain; Abel; Commissioner Gordon; Scarecrow (villain)
Synopsis
Batman and Robin foil the Scarecrow's attempt to hold Gotham City ransom by taking away the ability to read from her citizens.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from previous issue. Story told in three acts.
Act One: Johnny Can't Read (7 pages).
Act Two: Hi-Fi Hijinx (8 pages).
Act Three: Those Who Can't Do! (7 pages).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rick Burchett
Inks
Rick Burchett
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman
Reprints

The Third Door (Table of Contents: 15)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Kelley Puckett (credited)
Pencils
Bradley Rader (credited as Brad Rader)
Inks
Rick Burchett (credited)
Colors
Rick Taylor (credited)
Letters
Tim Harkins (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Dick Grayson [Robin]; Harvey Bullock; David Crenshaw (villain)
Synopsis
Bruce Wayne is accused of murder and Dick has to try to solve the crime with his Bat-bud in jail.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story told in three acts.
Act One: The Party's Over (7 pages).
Act Two: Crime and Punishment (8 pages).
Act Three: War and Peace (7 pages).

Dick Grayson does not appear in the Robin costume.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

[Editorial Credits] (Table of Contents: 17)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. [Publishing Data]
  3. 2. The Batman Adventures
  4. 3. Batman's Most Animated Adventures
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  6. 5. Penguin's Big Score
    Batman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  8. 7. Catwoman's Killer Caper
    Batman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  10. 9. Joker's Late-Night Lunacy!
    Batman
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  12. 11. Riot Act
    Batman
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  14. 13. Riot Act II
    Batman
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  16. 15. The Third Door
    Batman
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
  18. 17. [Editorial Credits]
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