Batman #277

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1976
Page count
36
Cover price
0.30 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/29972

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)
Bob Rozakis (assistant editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Riddle of the Man Who Walked Backwards! (Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2325
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Credits

Art
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colours
Tatjana Wood
Letters
John Workman ?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman Album (Murray, 1978 series) #44 ([October 1979?])
Untitled

Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Show/hide 1. Superman Saves the Earth (Superman; Hostess Cup Cakes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman; Hostess Cup Cakes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; aliens

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Ben Oda

Synopsis

Aliens want to destroy the Earth as it is a backward planet of no use, until Superman introduces them to Hostess Cup Cakes.

Notes

Inside front cover advertisement for Hostess Cup Cakes in comicstrip format.

Show/hide 2. The Riddle of the Man Who Walked Backwards! (Batman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2281
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Alfred Pennyworth; James Gordon; Sam Taggart

Credits

Script
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks
Tex Blaisdell
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman Album (Murray, 1978 series) #44 ([October 1979?])
The Riddle of the Man Who Walked Backwards

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 3. Justice for All Includes Children. 5 Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy; superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Vince Colletta
Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Letters to the Batman) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Letters to the Batman
Code
S-2318
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Credits

Script
Bob Rozakis (replies)
Letters
typeset

Notes

Illustrated title header. Letters of comment from Rod McLaughlin, Peter Sanderson, Fred Schneider, Mike White and Michael D. Dargay.


Notes

On-sale date from Comics Reader #129.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32186

Entry created

  • 13/07/2007

Index completed

  • 20/09/2019

Last updated

  • 20/09/2019