The Best of DC #9

DC Comics

United States

Published
January-February 1981
Page count
100
Cover price
0.95
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/35005

Credits

Editing
Paul Levitz

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Jim Aparo
Editing
Paul Levitz

Reprint history

Printed in
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #448 (June 1975)

Notes

two-panel cover; reprint note from Ralf Haring on 21 August 2004; previously it erroneously stated from Detective Comics 444 and 445.

Show/hide 1. Bat-Murderer (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Talia; Batman; Scrag Donovan; Roger Barton; Elizabeth Baylor

Credits

Script
Len Wein
Art
Jim Aparo
Letters
Jim Aparo

Reprint history

From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #444 (December 1974-January 1975)

Notes

Reprint note correction from Ralf Haring on 21 August 2004; reprinted from issue was previously dated 1973-1974.

Show/hide 2. Break-In at the Big House (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; The Creeper; Talia; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Robin; Ra's Al Ghul; "Brick" Milligan

Credits

Script
Len Wein
Art
Jim Aparo
Letters
Jim Aparo

Reprint history

From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #445 (February-March 1975)
Show/hide 3. Slaughter in Silver (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; James Gordon; Alfred Pennyworth; Sterling Silversmith; Louis Silversmith

Credits

Script
Len Wein
Art
Jim Aparo
Letters
Jim Aparo

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #446 (April 1975)
Slaughter in Silver
Also printed
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #33 ([August 1976?])
 
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #33 ([August 1976?])
Slaughter In Silver
From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #446 (April 1975)
Show/hide 4. Enter: The Creeper (Batman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Creeper; Batman; Ra's Al Ghul; Alfred Pennyworth; Phantom Stranger; Morris Middleman; Shirley Middleman

Credits

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Ernie Chan
Inks
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #447 (May 1975)
Enter: The Creeper
Also printed
Australia
Batman Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #34 ([December 1976?])
Enter: The Creeper
From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #447 (May 1975)
Show/hide 5. Bedlam beneath the Big Top (Batman) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Ra's al Ghul; Talia; Creeper; League of Assassins

Credits

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Ernie Chan
Inks
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #448 (June 1975)
Show/hide 6. Angel -- or Devil? (Batman) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman; Alfred Pennyworth; Daphne Pennyworth; Robin; Wilfred Pennyworth

Credits

Script
Frank Robbins
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

From GCD
from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #216 (November 1969)
Show/hide 7. The Wayne Foundation Building (Batman) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Batman

Credits

Art
Terry Austin

Reprint history

From GCD
from Limited Collectors' Edition (DC, 1972 series) #C-44

Notes

two-panel cover; reprint note from Ralf Haring on 21 August 2004; previously it erroneously stated from Detective Comics 444 and 445.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36837

Entry created

  • 29/06/2008

Cover added

  • 02/12/2010

Index completed

  • 02/12/2010

Last updated

  • 05/07/2008