Batman and Robin #16

Published
June 1980
Page count
68
Cover price
0.80 AUD
Colour
Some colour
Size
Non-standard
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Murray Comics (Red)
 
Murray Comics (Red)
GCD
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Show/hide Cover Last Batman Story! (Batman) Cover, 1 page

"64 action pages with 32 in super colour. Don't miss the "Last Batman Story!""

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Job code
S-2878

Credits

Art
Dick Giordano
Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #300 (June 1978)
Last Batman Story!

Notes

Cover art credits confirmed by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (7 August 2007)

Show/hide 1. The Last Batman Story--? (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Job code
S-2700

Credits

Script
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils
Walt Simonson
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colours
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #300 (June 1978)
The Last Batman Story --?
Show/hide 2. The Web of the Spinner (Batman) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Stan Starkman
Editing
Jack Schiff (Editor)
Murray Boltinoff (Associate Editor)
George Kashdan (Associate Editor)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #129 (February 1960)
The Web of the Spinner
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #16 ([November 1960])
The Web of the Spinner
 
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #53 ([March 1966?])
Trap of the Sinister Web-Spinner
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #198 (February 1968)
The Web of the Spinner
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #15 ([March 1968?])
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #15 ([March 1968?])
The Web of the Spinner
 
United States
Batman Family (DC, 1975 series) #8 (November-December 1976)
The Web of the Spinner
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #35 ([January 1977?])
The Web of the Spinner
 
Australia
Batman and Robin (Murray, 1978 series) #16 ([June 1980])

Synopsis

While Batman and Robin are tracking a criminal called the Spinner, Batwoman is checking out a mystic, who she believes is running a scam operation. The crimefighters paths cross when Batwoman checks out a lead to the Spinner that the mystic drops.

Notes

This version of the story includes a page header and is sourced from the reprint in Batman Family (DC, 1975 series) #8 (November-December 1976).

Show/hide 3. The Amazing Secret of Dr. Dundee (The Public Live of Bruce Wayne) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Public Live of Bruce Wayne
Genre
Superhero
Job code
S-2912

Credits

Script
David Vern as [David V. Reed]
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colours
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Clem Robins
Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #304 (October 1978)
The Amazing Secret of Dr. Dundee
 
Australia
Batman and Robin (Murray, 1978 series) #16 ([June 1980])
Show/hide 4. If Justice Be Served (Unsolved Cases of the Batman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Unsolved Cases of the Batman
Genre
Superhero
Job code
S-2873

Credits

Script
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
Michael Golden
Inks
Jack Abel
Colours
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Milt Snapinn
Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate)

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #303 (September 1978)
If Justice Be Served
 
Australia
Batman and Robin (Murray, 1978 series) #16 ([June 1980])
 
Australia
Batman vs. The Incredible Hulk Album (Federal, 1984 series) ([1983?])
 
Australia
Batman vs. The Incredible Hulk Album (Federal, 1984 series) ([1983?])
If Justice be Served

Notes

The first 16 and the last 16 pages of this comic are in colour. This issue is oversized (larger than magazine size).

This comic was classified as unrestricted in the Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney), Friday 11 July 1980 (#93).

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Geoff Kent

AusReprints ID

  • 167

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 22/11/2018

Index completed

  • 26/04/2010

Last updated

  • 19/07/2019