(April 1988)

DC, 1988 Series
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Price
2.50 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1987-12-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Julius Schwartz
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Baxter
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
4-issue miniseries

Issue Notes

On-sale date from DC Releases #47, confirmed from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams (signed)
Inks
Rudy Nebres (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Ra's Al Ghul; Talia
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wrap-around cover.

Deluxe Apr Checklist (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Meanwhile... / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.66 page (report information)

The Demon Lives Again! (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman / comic story / 15.5 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Cory Adams; Liz Berube
Letters
Jean Izzo

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Ra's Al Ghul; Talia; Molly Post; Lo Ling; Dr. Harris Blaine
Synopsis
Batman tracks Ra's Al Ghul to the desert and is forced to fight him in a duel.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Recolored from original.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
?
Colors
?

Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Synopsis
Half-page pin-up.

The Bruce Wayne Murder Case! (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman / comic story / 14.5 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Dick Giordano (pages 1-2); Neal Adams (pages 3-15)
Colors
Liz Berube
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; James Gordon; Jeffers Harvey; Osgood Peabody; Bilker
Synopsis
Batman stops a crooked political group for framing another political group for the murder of Bruce Wayne.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Recolored from original.

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

Batman / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
?
Colors
?

Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Synopsis
Half-page filler pinup.

A Vow from the Grave! (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Cory Adams
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Kano Wiggins; Charley Bones; Flippy; Maud; Goliath
Synopsis
Batman captures Kano Wiggins and also helps solve the murder of a circus side-show performer.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Recolored from the original.

[Batman #232] (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Ra's Al Ghul
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Recolored from original printing.

[Batman #244] (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Ra's Al Ghul
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Deluxe Apr Checklist
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Meanwhile...
  4. 3. The Demon Lives Again!
    Batman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  6. 5. The Bruce Wayne Murder Case!
    Batman
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  8. 7. A Vow from the Grave!
    Batman
  9. 8. [Batman #232]
    Batman
  10. 9. [Batman #244]
    Batman
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