Crime Fighters

Published
1982
Page count
100
Cover price
0.95 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
Murray Comics (Black)
 
Murray Comics (Black)

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Batman and Robin) Cover, 1 page

"Starring Batman Robin Hawkman Elongated Man"

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Elongated Man; Hawkman; Hawkwoman

Credits

Art
Dick Giordano, penciller
 
Joe Kubert, penciller
 
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Walt Simonson, penciller
 
Tom Yeates, penciller
 
José Luis García-López, penciller [as Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez]
 
Dick Giordano, inker
 
Joe Kubert, inker
 
Bob Smith, inker
 
Walt Simonson, inker
 
Tom Yeates, inker
 
José Luis García-López, inker [as Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez]
Colours
Bob LeRose, colourist

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #500 (March 1981)

Notes

Wraparound cover. The DC detectives like Slam Bradley on the back cover don't appear in this issue. Hawkman appears only in the Justice League of America story.

Show/hide 1. To Kill a Legend (Batman) Comic story, 19 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-6870
Characters
Robin, Phantom Stranger

Credits

Writing
Alan Brennert, scripter
Art
Dick Giordano, line art
Text
John Costanza, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #500 (March 1981)
Also printed
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #23 (April 1982)
 
United States
The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1988 series) ([November] 1988)
 
United States
The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1989 series) ([June] 1989)
Show/hide 2. Miracle at 22,300 Miles (Justice League of America) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Justice League of America
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-6892B

Credits

Writing
Gerry Conway, scripter
Art
Rich Buckler, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Len Wein, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #188 (March 1981)
Show/hide 3. Brick Battleground (Deadman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Deadman
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-6061

Credits

Writing
Len Wein, scripter
Art
José Luis García-López, penciller [as Jose Luis Garcia Lopez]
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Ross Andru, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #465 (September-October 1979)
Show/hide 4. The Final Mystery of Edgar Allan Poe (Elongated Man) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Elongated Man
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-6992
Characters
Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Sue Dibny

Credits

Writing
Mike W. Barr, scripter
Art
José Luis García-López, line art
Text
John Costanza, letterer
Editing
Paul Levitz, original editor
Management
Joe Orlando, original Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #500 (March 1981)
The Final Mystery of Edgar Allan Poe!
Show/hide 5. Night of the Coven (Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robin
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-7544

Credits

Writing
Gerry Conway, scripter
Art
Trevor Von Eeden, penciller
 
Mike DeCarlo, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Dick Giordano, editor
 
Dave Manak, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #341 (November 1981)
Show/hide 6. Burn, Robin, Burn (Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robin
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-7719

Credits

Writing
Gerry Conway, scripter
Art
Trevor Von Eeden, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Dick Giordano, editor
 
Dave Manak, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #342 (December 1981)
Show/hide 7. Odyssey's End (Robin) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Robin
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-7719
Characters
Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Writing
Gerry Conway, scripter
Art
Trevor Von Eeden, penciller
 
Rodin Rodriguez, inker
Text
Pierre Bernard Jr., letterer [as P. Bernard Jr.]
Editing
Dick Giordano, original editor
 
Dave Manak, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #343 (January 1982)
Odyssey's End
Show/hide 8. The Whittles Snatch (Man-Bat) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Man-Bat
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-5436

Credits

Writing
Bob Rozakis, scripter
Art
Don Newton, penciller
 
Dave Hunt, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Al Milgrom, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #481 (December 1978-January 1979)
Show/hide 9. When the Inmates Run the Madhouse (Tales of Gotham City) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Gotham City
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-6211
Characters
Commissioner Gordon

Credits

Writing
Paul Kupperberg, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, penciller
 
Steve Mitchell, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer [as Milton Snapinn]
Editing
Paul Levitz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #489 (April 1980)

Notes

Wraparound cover. The DC detectives like Slam Bradley on the back cover don't appear in this issue. Hawkman appears only in the Justice League of America story.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Neil A Hansen

AusReprints ID

  • 1290

Entry created

  • 07/02/2004

Cover added

  • 26/12/2009

Index completed

  • 26/12/2009

Last updated

  • 20/10/2016