Detective Comics #544 [Direct]
(November 1984)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.30 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1984-07-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Len Wein (editor); Tom Condon (managing 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Night-Slayer [Anton Knight; Night-Thief]; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (shadow)

Deceit in Dark Secrets (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Night-Slayer [Anton Knight; Night-Thief]; Nocturna [Natalia Knight]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Jason Todd]; Amanda Groscz; Alfred Pennyworth; Harvey Bullock; Commissioner James Gordon; Hamilton Hill
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #377; continues in Batman (DC, 1940 series) #378.

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

Flash Force 2000 / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Denys Cowan
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Andrew Helfer

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

"Cover" of the "Bonus Flash Force 2000 Comic."

Driving Force! (Table of Contents: 3)

Flash Force 2000 / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Loren Fleming
Pencils
Denys Cowan
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
Joe Orlando
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Andrew Helfer

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

"Bonus Flash Force 2000 Comic" insert.

It's No Fair II: Fair from the Madding Crowd (Table of Contents: 4)

Green Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joey Cavalieri
Pencils
Shawn McManus
Inks
Shawn McManus
Colors
Jeanine Casey
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow; Printer's Devil (villain); Pinball Wizard (villain); Bad Penny (villain)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Meanwhile... / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Detective Comments / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Greenberger
Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-1748

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Bill Leonard, John Lavernorh, Kevin Furtin, Mike Souza, T. M. Maple, Carl Cafarelli, Jeffrey Lowndes, David Coates and Andrew Middleton.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Deceit in Dark Secrets
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Flash Force 2000
  4. 3. Driving Force!
    Flash Force 2000
  5. 4. It's No Fair II: Fair from the Madding Crowd
    Green Arrow
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Meanwhile...
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Detective Comments
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