Detective Comics #610 [Direct]
(January 1990)

DC, 1937 Series
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Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1989-11-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Denny O'Neil; Dan Raspler (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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Norm Breyfogle (signed)
Inks
Norm Breyfogle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot] (statue on grave marker)
Reprints

Snow and Ice Part One: Ode to a Penguin (Table of Contents: 1)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Grant
Pencils
Norm Breyfogle
Inks
Steve Mitchell
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Albert De Guzman

Job Number
G-5173
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Commissioner James Gordon; Rafael Santini; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Ventriloquist [Arnold Wesker; Also as Scarface]; Mortimer Kadaver; Rhino [Aleksei Sytsevich]; Otto (old man); Knuckles; Tony; Bub Vince (helicopter pilot)
Synopsis
When the Penguin dies of a heart attack in the prison yard his funeral is attended by Batman, Commissioner Gordon and many of the organized crime bosses of Gotham. Kadaver is broken out of jail to revive Penguin after his burial.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Michael Eury (letter replies); Denny O'Neil (From the Den column)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-5173

Indexer Notes

Page 2 appears before page 1.

Includes letters from Charles D. Brown, Neil Ahlquist, J. Torres, Alvis W. Solis, Steve Cardoni, Martin Marshall, Erik Wesselak, Lacey R. Warren, Martin Simcox, Sean Twist and Paul Lofaso.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman
  2. 1. Snow and Ice Part One: Ode to a Penguin
    Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Detective Comments
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