Detective Comics #216

DC Comics

United States

Published
February 1955
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/11901

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Batman of Tomorrow (Batman and Robin) Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. The Batman of Tomorrow (Batman and Robin) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; GS: Batman (of the Future) Brane Taylor; Vicki Vale; Commissioner James Gordon; V: Martin Vair

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang (as Bob Kane)
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #60 ([May 1955?])
The Batman of Tomorrow!
 
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #60 ([May 1955])
The Batman of Tomorrow!
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #60 ([May 1955?])
 
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #60 ([May 1955?])
 
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #187 (December 1966-January 1967)
 (80 Page Giant G-30)
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #57 ([February 1967?])
The Batman of Tomorrow
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #57 ([February 1967?])
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #58 ([April 1967?])
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #13 ([July 1967?])
The Batman of Tomorrow
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #13 ([July 1967?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #41 ([September 1968?])
The Batman of Tomorrow
 
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #41 ([September 1968?])
From GCD
in Batman (DC, 1940 series) #187 (December 1966-January 1967)
in Mighty Comic (K. G. Murray, 1960 series) #57
Original
Detective Comics 216, February 1955
This version
Batman 187, December 1967 (80 Page Giant Magazine G-30)

Synopsis

When Bruce Wayne injures his arm, to keep Vicki from discovering that Batman has the same problem, the Caped Crusader seeks out the Batman of the Future to step in for him.....almost with disastrous results!

Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 10-25-07.

Show/hide 2. Special Christmas Quiz (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky
Genre
Teen
Characters
Binky

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Ruben Moiera
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 3. The Robot Sailors! (Captain Compass) Comic story, 5.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Compass
Genre
Detective
Characters
Captain Compass

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Joe Certa
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Daffy & Doodle) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Daffy & Doodle
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Lit-Win?
Art
Lit Win

Notes

Lit-Win is a pen name.

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Batman Whirly-Word Game) Activity, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman Whirly-Word Game
Genre
Activity

Credits

Art
Martin Naydel

Notes

puzzle

Show/hide 6. The Most Robbed Bank in the World Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Author
Joe Mabely
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. The Man No Prison Could Hold! (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective
Characters
Roy Raymond

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Casey the Cop
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34520

Entry created

  • 30/09/2007

Cover added

  • 05/02/2010

Index completed

  • 05/02/2010