([April] 1994)

DC, 1994 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
12.95 USD; 17.95 CAD
Pages
164
On-sale Date
1994-02-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
ISBN
1-56389-147-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
761941201818 00111
Editing
Archie Goodwin (editor, original series); Bob Kahan (editor, collected edition)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
squarebound; trade paperback
Publishing Format
collected edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Bolland
Inks
Brian Bolland
Colors
?
Letters
?

Batman: Collected Legends of the Batman (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Blades (Table of Contents: 3)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Section title page illustrated with a detail from the cover of Legends of the Dark Knight (DC, 1989 series) #32.

Blades, Part One (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Steve Oliff
Letters
Willie Schubert

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Alfred Pennyworth; The Cavalier (introduction); Commissioner James Gordon
Synopsis
Batman seeks the mysterious Mr. Lime, who is killing old people, while Hudson Pyle, a stunt man, debuts as the Cavalier, Gotham's latest costumed vigilante.
Reprints

Blades, Part Two (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Steve Oliff
Letters
Willie Schubert

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; The Cavalier; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth
Synopsis
Batman still seeks the mysterious Mr. Lime, while the Cavalier secretly steals for Randolph Salt, who is blackmailing Ellen, with whom the Cavalier has fallen in love.
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Indexer Notes

Additional page added to the story due to the original page 4 being expanded into a 2-page spread.

Blades, Part Three (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Tim Sale
Inks
Tim Sale
Colors
Steve Oliff
Letters
Willie Schubert

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; The Cavalier; Mr. Lime; Joker (cameo)(flashback); Riddler (cameo)(flashback); Hugo Strange (cameo)(flashback); Commissioner James Gordon
Synopsis
Batman finds and stops Mr. Lime. The Cavalier kills Randolph Salt and then defeats an injured Batman. Since Batman couldn't put him out of his misery, Cavalier commits suicide at the hands of Gotham's finest.
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Indexer Notes

The splash/story title page is the next to last page.

Legend of the Dark Mite (Table of Contents: 7)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kevin O'Neill
Inks
Kevin O'Neill
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Section title page illustrated with a detail from the story in Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight (DC, 1992 series) #38.

Legend of the Dark Mite (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Grant
Pencils
Kevin O'Neill
Inks
Kevin O'Neill
Colors
Olyoptics
Letters
John Workman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Bat-Mite
Synopsis
Batman hears from a drug-crazed crook about an encounter with an other-dimensional admirer of Batman: the Bat-Mite.
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Hothouse (Table of Contents: 9)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
P. Craig Russell
Inks
P. Craig Russell
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Section title page illustrated with a detail from the cover of Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight (DC, 1992 series) #42.

Hothouse, Part One (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
John Francis Moore
Pencils
P. Craig Russell (signed)
Inks
P. Craig Russell (signed)
Colors
Lovern Kindzierski; Digital Chameleon (see issue notes)
Letters
Bill Pearson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Pamela Isley [Poison Ivy]; Captain James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth
Synopsis
Poison Ivy is back and Batman thinks she is up to her old tricks.
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Indexer Notes

This story is presented in 9 parts, labeled, with subtitles: The University, The Office, The Greenhouse, The Brownstone, The Cave, The Beacon, The Warehouse, The Restaurant, and The Greenhouse.

Hothouse, Part Two (Table of Contents: 11)

Batman / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
John Francis Moore
Pencils
P. Craig Russell
Inks
P. Craig Russell
Colors
Lovern Kindzierski; Digital Chameleon
Letters
Bill Pearson

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Pamela Isley [Poison Ivy]; Captain James Gordon
Synopsis
Batman beats Ivy's spell and sends her back to the asylum.
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Indexer Notes

This story is presented in 9 parts, labeled 10 - 18, with subtitles: The Courthouse, The Rooftop, The Morgue, The Park, The Street, The Manor, The Cottage, The Greenhouse, and The Asylum.

In The Cottage, the cover of a research paper gives Pamela Isley's middle name as "Elizabeth" rather than the usual "Lillian". The latter is also given in narration in The Courthouse.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Batman: Collected Legends of the Batman
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. Blades
  5. 4. Blades, Part One
    Batman
  6. 5. Blades, Part Two
    Batman
  7. 6. Blades, Part Three
    Batman
  8. 7. Legend of the Dark Mite
  9. 8. Legend of the Dark Mite
    Batman
  10. 9. Hothouse
  11. 10. Hothouse, Part One
    Batman
  12. 11. Hothouse, Part Two
    Batman
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