Detective Comics #476 [British]
(March-April 1978)

DC, 1937 Series
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Volume
42
Price
0.12 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893046504
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)
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) #476.


The Sign of the Joker (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marshall Rogers (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
S-2817
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints
Keywords
lightning; rain

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Mera Meets the Manta Men (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Aquaman; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sign of the Joker! (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Marshall Rogers
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-2774
Genre
superhero
Characters
Joker; Hugo Strange (as ghost); Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Chief O'Hara; Silver St. Cloud; Rupert Thorne; Thomas Jackson
Synopsis
Hugo Strange takes his revenge on Rupert Thorne, Silver St. Cloud makes a decision about her future, and Batman puts an end to the Joker's latest scheme.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman's Hot Line / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
#S-2824

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Mark Lamport, Peter Sanderson, Steve Beery and Mike Friedrich.

A Word About the Fight of the Century (Table of Contents: 4)

DC Publishorial / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jenette Kahn
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Information on the comic "Superman Vs. Muhammad Ali".

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sign of the Joker
    Batman
  2. 1. Mera Meets the Manta Men
    Aquaman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  3. 2. Sign of the Joker!
    Batman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Batman's Hot Line
  5. 4. A Word About the Fight of the Century
    DC Publishorial
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  • Peter Croome
  • Derek Reinhard
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
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  • Carl Gafford
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  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jeremy Heier
  • Chris Launder
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Bowen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mark Gordon
  • Max Capp
  • Ed Boner