Detective Comics #258

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1958
Page count
36?
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14540

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Prisoners of the Giant Robots! (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #104 (January 1959)
Prisoners of the Giant Robots!
Show/hide 1. Prisoners of the Giant Robots (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner Gordon (supporting); Bartok (intro, villain); Gus (intro, villain); Robot Thor (intro, villain)

Credits

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #104 (January 1959)
Prisoners of the Giant Robots!

Synopsis

Batman battles a gang of robot criminals.

Show/hide 2. Wanted: A Pal! Public service announcement, 1 page

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Don Cameron
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 3. "Warden, some new prisoners have arrived." (Warden Willis) Comic story, 0.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Warden Willis
Genre
Gag
Characters
Warden Willis; Biff McCabe

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. Mr. Disaster (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective
Characters
Roy Raymond; Karen (supporting); Mr. Lee (intro, villain); Mr. Wood (intro, villain)

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #28 ([January 1959?])
Mr. Disaster
Show/hide 5. "You can't stand there!" (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Gag
Characters
Casey the Cop

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. Detective With the Electric Eye Text article, 1 page

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. The Jinxed Ship (John Jones Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
John Jones Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter [John Jones; J'onn J'onzz]; Captain Harding (supporting); Captain Seely (intro, villain); Captain Wade

Credits

Script
Jack Miller ?
Art
Joe Certa

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #26 ([November 1958])
The Jinxed Ship
 
New Zealand (Aotearoa)
The Hundred Comic Monthly (KG Murray (NZ), 1958 series) #26 ([January 1959?])
The Jinxed Ship
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
The Jinxed Ship

Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 12/08


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33871

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