Detective Comics #838 [1st Print Direct]
(January 2008)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
2.99 USD; 3.65 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
2007-11-21
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
Barcode
761941200194 83811
Editing
Mike Marts; Jeanine Schaefer (associate)
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 has variants.


The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, 3 of 7 (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Simone Bianchi (signed)
Inks
Simone Bianchi (signed)
Colors
Simone Bianchi (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ra's al Ghul
Reprints

The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part Three (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Dini
Pencils
Ryan Benjamin
Inks
Saleem Crawford
Colors
John Kalisz
Letters
Steve Wands

Genre
superhero
Characters
Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Tim Drake]; Alfred Pennyworth; Damian Head; I-Ching; VILLAINS: Ra's al Ghul (in Sam Tang's body); Talia Head; Silken Spider; Tiger Moth; Dragonfly; Ninjas; Ubu
Synopsis
Batman, Talia and I-Ching track Ra's to his hideout. Ra's asks Batman to choose whether he will use Damian or Tim's body for his brain's host.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Resurrection of Ra's Al Ghul continued from Nightwing (DC, 1996 series) #138.
The Resurrection of Ra's Al Ghul continues in Batman (Dc, 1940 series) #671.

DC Nation 88 (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, 3 of 7
    Batman
  2. 1. The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part Three
    Batman
  3. 2. DC Nation 88
    DC Nation
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