([November] 2004)

DC, 2004 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
19.95 USD; 30.95 CAD
Pages
196
On-sale Date
2004-09-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
ISBN
1-4012-0241-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401202415 51995
Editing
Robert Greenberger (collected edition); Paul Levitz (original); Dick Giordano (original); Denny O'Neil (original); Len Wein (original)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Rodney Ramos
Colors
James Sinclair
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman

Batman in the Eighties (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Miller
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman
Reprints
  • from World's Finest Comics (DC, 1942 series) #285 [Batman figure only]

Indexer Notes

Title page.

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

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Company credits with indicia information at bottom of page and back ground illustration.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Table of Contents with background illustration.

Introduction (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
John Wells
Pencils
Frank Miller (Batman: The Dark Knight); David Mazzucchelli (Batman #404)
Inks
Frank Miller (Batman: The Dark Knight); David Mazzucchelli (Batman #404)
Colors
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Letters
typeset

Characters
Batman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Introductory text with small reproductions of the covers to Batman: The Dark Knight #1 and Batman #404.

Family (Table of Contents: 5)

Cover Gallery / text article / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; Batgirl; Nightwing; Speedy; Superman

Indexer Notes

Text article on the Batman Family of the Eighties with cover reproductions for Detective Comics #526, The Brave and the Bold #184 and 200, Batgirl Special, Teen Titans Spotlight #14, Batman and the Outsiders #32, World's Finest Comics 286, Batman #368, The New Teen Titans #39 and Action Comics Weekly #618.

Shadow Play (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Man-Bat
Reprints

He with Secrets Fears the Sound (Table of Contents: 7)

Batgirl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara J. Randall
Pencils
Trevor von Eeden
Inks
Trevor von Eeden
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batgirl: Velvet Tiger
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... When Velvet Paws Caress the Ground (Table of Contents: 8)

Batgirl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara J. Randall
Pencils
Trevor von Eeden
Inks
Rodin Rodriguez
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Janice Chiang

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batgirl; Velvet Tiger
Reprints

A Batman and the Outsiders Primer (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman and the Outsiders / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Halo; Black Lightning; Metamorpho; Katana; Geo-Force
Reprints

To Kill a Legend (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Brennert
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin; Phantom Stranger
Reprints

Transition (Table of Contents: 11)

Teen Titans / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman (co-plot; script); George Pérez (co-plot)
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Romeo Tanghal
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Teen Titans; Batman
Reprints

Villains (Table of Contents: 12)

Cover Gallery / text article / 5 pages (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Riddler; Penguin; Two-Face; Catwoman; Joker; Man-Bat; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Talia; Nocturna; The Mudpack [Clayfaces]; Robin [Jason Todd]

Indexer Notes

Text article with reproductions of the covers to Secret Origins #44 and Special #1; Batman #329, 330, 336, 348 and 374; Batman: The Killing Joke; Catwoman #4 (1-4); and Detective Comics #556 and 569.

Pieces of Penguin! (Table of Contents: 13)

Batman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Don Newton
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Mislabeld in Table of Contents as Batman #384.

Dreadful Birthday, Dear Joker...! (Table of Contents: 14)

Batman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Walt Simonson
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Glynis Oliver [as Glynis Wein]
Letters
Ben Oda

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Since 1899, Gotham Police Headquarters has stood at the junction of the area called Five Points, on the lower east side of the city...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Lucius Fox; Commissioner James Gordon; Joker; Alfred Pennyworth; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Synopsis
The Joker plans his own birthday party and invites all of Gotham to watch the explosive celebration with some of Batman's closest allies. It is up to the Caped Crusader to find the event before the fireworks start.
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...The Player on the Other Side! (Table of Contents: 15)

Batman / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Michael Golden
Inks
Mike DeCarlo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; The Wrath
Reprints

Fear for Sale (Table of Contents: 16)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Alan Davis
Inks
Paul Neary
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Workman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Robin [Jason Todd]; Scarecrow
Reprints

The Phenomenon (Table of Contents: 17)

Cover Gallery / text article / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Sherlock Holmes; Robin [Carrie Kelley]; Deadshot; Amanda Waller; Joker

Indexer Notes

Text article with reproductions of the covers to Detective Comics #537, 572, 577; Batman: The Cult #1; 'Mazing Man #12; Suicide Squad #10; Deadshot #1 (1-4); Batman Movie Adaptation #[nn]; Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight #1; Batman: Son of the Demon #[nn]; The Untold Legend of the Batman #3 and The Further Adventures of Batman. Also the first week of The Batman syndicated strip.

Contributors (Table of Contents: 18)

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Indexer Notes

Short biographical paragraphs on the creators in this issue.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Batman in the Eighties
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Table of Contents
    Batman
  5. 4. Introduction
  6. 5. Family
    Cover Gallery
  7. 6. Shadow Play
    Batman
  8. 7. He with Secrets Fears the Sound
    Batgirl
  9. 8. ... When Velvet Paws Caress the Ground
    Batgirl
  10. 9. A Batman and the Outsiders Primer
    Batman and the Outsiders
  11. 10. To Kill a Legend
    Batman
  12. 11. Transition
    Teen Titans
  13. 12. Villains
    Cover Gallery
  14. 13. Pieces of Penguin!
    Batman
  15. 14. Dreadful Birthday, Dear Joker...!
    Batman
  16. 15. ...The Player on the Other Side!
    Batman
  17. 16. Fear for Sale
    Batman
  18. 17. The Phenomenon
    Cover Gallery
  19. 18. Contributors
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