Batman Adventures #5 [Direct Sales]
(October 2003)

DC, 2003 Series
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Price
2.25 USD; 3.75 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
2003-08-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
761941238166 00511
Editing
Joan Hilty; Harvey Richards (Assistant Editor)

Issue Notes

Contains 12-page advertising insert for Fox network cartoon programming.
Garbage Pail Kids insert adds four pages to the magazine.
This issue has variants:

Target: Deadshot! (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kelsey Shannon (signed)
Inks
Kelsey Shannon
Colors
?
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Deadshot

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Todd Klein via http://kleinletters.com/.

Shot to the Heart (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Slott
Pencils
Ty Templeton
Inks
Terry Beatty
Colors
Lee Loughridge
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [also as "Matches" Malone]; Deadshot; Black Mask; Eel O'Brian; Alfred Pennyworth; Julie Madison; Harvey Bullock; Renee Montoya; Firefly; Sportsmaster; Gorilla Boss; Black Spider; Bronze Tiger; Phantasm (cameo); Ricky Squib (flashback); Thomas Wayne (cameo flashback); Martha Wayne (cameo flashback); Zatanna (cameo flashback); Catwoman [Selina Kyle](cameo flashback); Talia (cameo flashback); Lois Lane (cameo flashback); Superman (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Batman prevents Deadshot from carrying out a contract killing and discovers that Bruce Wayne has been betrayed by Julie Madison.
Reprints

Liar Liar (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ty Templeton
Pencils
Rick Burchett
Inks
Terry Beatty
Colors
Zylonol
Letters
Phil Felix

Genre
superhero
Characters
Penguin; Harvey Bullock
Synopsis
In this flashback story, Harvey Bullock humiliates Penguin at a campaign rally.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Target: Deadshot!
    Batman
  2. 1. Shot to the Heart
    Batman
  3. 2. Liar Liar
    Batman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
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  • Dwayne Best
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  • David Weston