Detective Comics #526 [Direct]
(May 1983)

DC, 1937 Series
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Volume
47
Price
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1983-02-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Dick Giordano (managing editor); Len Wein (editor); Nicola Cuti (assistant editor)
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.

Batman's 500th Anniversary appearance in Detective Comics.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Newton (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin

Job Number
C-343
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Cat-Man [Thomas Blake]; The Spook [Van Kaliban]; Clayface [Matt Hagen] (2nd Clayface); Cavalier [Mortimer Drake]; Tweedle Dum; Tweedle Dee; Gentleman Ghost [Jim Craddock]; Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]; Killer Croc [Waylon Jones]; Mister Freeze [Victor Fries]; Signalman [Phil Cobb]; Commissioner James Gordon; Joker; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Talia; Captain Stingaree [Karl Courtney]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Getaway Genius [Roy Reynolds]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Black Spider [Eric Needham]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Alfred Pennyworth
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Indexer Notes

Main image is of Batman, Robin, and Batgirl, with headshots of Batman's friends and villains in the background.

Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

All My Enemies Against Me! (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 56 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Don Newton
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-8594
Genre
superhero
Characters
Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Gentleman Ghost [Jim Craddock]; Two-Face [Harvey Dent]; Captain Stingaree [Karl Courtney]; Joker; Talia; Mad Hatter [Jervis Tetch]; Killer Moth [Drury Walker]; Mister Freeze [Victor Fries]; Tweedle Dum; Tweedle Dee; Clayface [Preston Payne] (3rd Clayface); Clayface [Matt Hagen] (2nd Clayface); Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Black Spider [Eric Needham]; The Spook [Van Kaliban]; Cat-Man [Thomas Blake]; Cavalier [Mortimer Drake]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Jason Todd; Commissioner James Gordon; Vicki Vale; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Signalman [Phil Cobb]; Joseph Todd (death); Trina Todd (death); Killer Croc
Synopsis
Jason discovers the Batcave. He puts on an old costume of Dick's when he was part of the Flying Graysons. He helps Batman, Robin and Batgirl and becomes the orphaned ward of Bruce Wayne.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #359.

A Special 500th Anniversary Bonus Pin-Up from the Man Who Started It All -- Bob Kane (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Kane
Inks
Bob Kane
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman

Indexer Notes

Image is similar to the cover of Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #31.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. All My Enemies Against Me!
    Batman
  3. 2. A Special 500th Anniversary Bonus Pin-Up from the Man Who Started It All -- Bob Kane
    Batman
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