Detective Comics #600 [Direct]
(May 1989)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
2.95 USD; 3.95 CAD; 1.20 GBP
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1989-04-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Denny O'Neil (editor); Dan Raspler (assistant)

Issue Notes

Blind Justice, Part 3 of 3 (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Denys Cowan (signed)
Inks
Malcolm Jones III (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints
Keywords
lightning; rain

Blind Justice, Chapter Five: Hidden Agendas (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Hamm
Pencils
Denys Cowan
Inks
Dick Giordano; Frank McLaughlin
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Commissioner James Gordon; Jeannie Bowen; Roy Bowen; Alfred Pennyworth; Joker (flashback); Riddler [Edward Nigma] (flashback); Two-Face [Harvey Dent] (flashback)
Reprints

Chapter Six: Covert Operations [Blind Justice] (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Hamm
Pencils
Denys Cowan
Inks
Dick Giordano; Frank McLaughlin
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Commissioner James Gordon; Jeannie Bowen; Roy Bowen [as Batman]; Alfred Pennyworth; Bonecrusher
Reprints

Chapter Seven: Ulterior Motives [Blind Justice] (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Hamm
Pencils
Denys Cowan
Inks
Dick Giordano; Frank McLaughlin
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Commissioner James Gordon; Jeannie Bowen; Roy Bowen [as Batman] (death); Alfred Pennyworth; Bonecrusher; Thomas Wayne (flashback); Martha Wayne (flashback)
Reprints

Tribute (Table of Contents: 4)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bernie Wrightson
Inks
Bernie Wrightson
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"People of note pay homage to the Batman"

This sequence and the following 13 illustration/text article sequences are all from famous people honoring Batman on his 50th anniversary.

Batman with cape flowing outward.

Tribute (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams (signed)
Inks
Neal Adams (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Batman leaping down onto a rooftop with fire and smoke in background.

Tribute (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Walter Simonson (as Walt Simonson) (signed)
Inks
Walter Simonson (as Walt Simonson) (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Batman standing on gargoyle in the moonlight.

Tribute (Table of Contents: 7)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Will Eisner (signed)
Inks
Will Eisner (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Spirit [Denny Colt]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Batman and the Spirit shaking hands with Robin putting up a 50th year poster.

Tribute - Writer Alan Brennert (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Alan Brennert
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson
Inks
Bernie Wrightson
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text tribute with background illustration by Bernie Wrightson.

Tribute - Actor Adam West (Table of Contents: 9)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Adam West
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
David Mazzucchelli
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text tribute with background illustration taken from the cover of Batman (DC, 1940 series) #405.

Tribute (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Sprang (signed)
Inks
Dick Sprang (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Mad Hatter; Two-Face [Two-Face]; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Joker; Tweedledum; Tweedledee; other Rogues Gallery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Batman and Robin swinging over a large group of villains with 50 in the spotlight.

Tribute - Novelist Eric Van Lustbader (Table of Contents: 11)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eric Lustbader (as Eric Van Lustbader)
Pencils
Norm Breyfogle
Inks
Norm Breyfogle
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text tribute with background illustration taken from the cover of Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #587.

Tribute - Writer, Publisher Stan Lee (Table of Contents: 12)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Fred Butler
Inks
Fred Butler
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text tribute with background illustration taken from the cover of Batman (DC, 1940 series) #430.

Tribute (Table of Contents: 13)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Zeck (signed)
Inks
Mike Zeck (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Batman swinging over Gotham City with large moon background.

Tribute - Writer, Novelist Samuel R. Delany; Editor Julius Schwartz (Table of Contents: 14)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Julius Schwartz; Samuel R. Delany
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Two text tribute by writer/novelist Samuel R. Delany and editor Julius Schwartz, over a background illustration of flying bats.

Tribute - Entertainers Penn and Teller (Table of Contents: 15)

Batman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Penn Jillette; Teller
Pencils
Mike Mignola
Inks
Mike Mignola
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Jason Todd]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text tribute by Penn and Teller with background illustration taken from the cover of Batman (DC, 1940 series) #427.

Tribute (Table of Contents: 16)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Keith Giffen (signed)
Inks
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Batman smiling grimly over a punk crook he just took down.

Tribute (Table of Contents: 17)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sergio Aragonés (signed)
Inks
Sergio Aragonés (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Joker; Riddler [Edward Nigma]; Joker; Sergio Aragonés
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Batman standing in front of a group of villains.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Blind Justice, Part 3 of 3
    Batman
  2. 1. Blind Justice, Chapter Five: Hidden Agendas
    Batman
  3. 2. Chapter Six: Covert Operations [Blind Justice]
    Batman
  4. 3. Chapter Seven: Ulterior Motives [Blind Justice]
    Batman
  5. 4. Tribute
    Batman
  6. 5. Tribute
    Batman
  7. 6. Tribute
    Batman
  8. 7. Tribute
    Batman
  9. 8. Tribute - Writer Alan Brennert
    Batman
  10. 9. Tribute - Actor Adam West
    Batman
  11. 10. Tribute
    Batman
  12. 11. Tribute - Novelist Eric Van Lustbader
    Batman
  13. 12. Tribute - Writer, Publisher Stan Lee
    Batman
  14. 13. Tribute
    Batman
  15. 14. Tribute - Writer, Novelist Samuel R. Delany; Editor Julius Schwartz
    Batman
  16. 15. Tribute - Entertainers Penn and Teller
    Batman
  17. 16. Tribute
    Batman
  18. 17. Tribute
    Batman
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