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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Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Last Batman Story! (Batman) Cover, 1 page

"64 action pages with 32 in super colour."

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2878

Credits

Art
Dick Giordano, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
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
Code
S-2700

Credits

Writing
David Vern, scripter [as David V. Reed]
Art
Walt Simonson, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Colours
Jerry Serpe, colourist
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
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

Writing
Bill Finger, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor
 
Murray Boltinoff, Associate Editor
 
George Kashdan, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #129 (February 1960)
The Web of the Spinner
Also printed
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
Code
S-2912

Credits

Writing
David Vern, scripter [as David V. Reed]
Art
Win Mortimer, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Colours
Jerry Serpe, colourist
Text
Clem Robins, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #304 (October 1978)
The Amazing Secret of Dr. Dundee
Also printed
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

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

  • 04/09/2019