World's Finest Comics #188

DC Comics

United States

Published
October 1969
Page count
68
Cover price
0.15
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/23017

Credits

Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman and Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Robin

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell

Notes

Also numbered G-64.

Show/hide 1. The Super-Rivals (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 11 pages
Show/hide 2. The Super-Newspaper of Gotham City (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Perry White; Lois Lane; Superman; Batman; Robin

Credits

Script
Edmond Hamilton
Pencils
Dick Sprang
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

From GCD
from World's Finest Comics #80 (January-February 1956)

Notes

Klein/Reed and Archives list Paris inks

Show/hide 3. The Negative Superman (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Luthor; Kryptonite; Negative Superman; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]

Credits

Script
Ed Herron
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff

Reprint history

From GCD
from World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #126 (June 1962)

Synopsis

Luthor's ray gun creates a negative image of Superman which acts the opposite of the real Man of Steel.

Show/hide 4. The World's Worst Archer! (Green Arrow) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Speedy [Roy Harper] (new Origin); Chief Brave Bow; Ranger Harper (Roy's Father, flashback); Arrow-Car

Credits

Script
Robert Bernstein
Art
Lee Elias

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #61 ([August 1974?])
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC 1938 series) #262 (July 1959)

Synopsis

Chief Brave Bow helps Roy Harper become Green Arrow's new partner.

Notes

Origin: Speedy (of Earth-One)

Show/hide 5. The Batman Nobody Remembered (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Joker (really Freddie Forbes); Vicki Vale; Batwoman; Commissioner James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; the Red Raven Gang; Superman; Batman; Robin

Credits

Script
Bill Finger
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #67 ([November 1963?])
From GCD
from World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #136 (September 1963)

Synopsis

Batman accidentally ends up on a parallel world where Superman and Robin are a team and Batman doesn't exist.

Notes

parallel world story.


Notes

Also numbered G-64.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 35572

Entry created

  • 02/01/2008

Cover added

  • 07/07/2010

Index completed

  • 07/07/2010