Batman #229
(February 1971)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly, with the exception of April and October
On-sale date
1970-12-03
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Julius Schwartz
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age, then Silver Age, then Standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-645
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Welcome Batman... to the Asylum of Madmen!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson] (inset)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Asylum of the Futurians! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-593
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Laura Grey; Stephen Grey; the Futurians
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. We formerly credited Dick Giordano with the inks.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Letters to the Batman / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-650

Indexer Notes

Letters from Mike W. Barr, Steve Beery, Jerry Wilson, Chris Juricich, Gregory Kent, Joe Rusnak and Gary Kuhlmann.

Temperature Boiling... and Rising! (Table of Contents: 3)

Robin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Friedrich
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
S-535
Genre
superhero
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Phil Real; Professor "Buck" Stuart; Hank Osher; Bill Perkins; Mr. Albertson
Synopsis
Robin discovers the truth behind a fake photo of candidate Stuart and who burned down his campaign headquarters.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Story continues from Batman #227.

When an editor offers Robin a job taking photos of his cases, he says the editor should look up a guy named Peter Parker.

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

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Fantastic Fingerprints! (Table of Contents: 5)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-652
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

3 panel illustrations with accompanying text.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Welcome Batman... to the Asylum of Madmen!"]
    Batman
  2. 1. Asylum of the Futurians!
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Batman
  4. 3. Temperature Boiling... and Rising!
    Robin
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  6. 5. Fantastic Fingerprints!
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