Batman #293

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1977
Page count
36
Cover price
0.35 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/31599

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate)

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2710
Characters
Lex Luthor; Batman; Superman

Credits

Art
Jim Aparo
Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman and Robin (Murray, 1978 series) #12 ([September 1978?])
Untitled
Show/hide 1. [Where Were You on the Night Batman Was Killed?:] The Testimony of Luthor! (Batman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2627
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne; also as Two-Face]; Lex Luthor; Superman; Mad Hatter; Poison Ivy; Spook; Scarecrow; Signalman; Mr. Freeze; Cavalier; Ra's al Ghul; Killer Moth; Cluemaster; Lois Lane; Sparky Grimes; Sam Hoxie; Captain Stingaree; Joker (off panel)

Credits

Script
David Vern [as David V. Reed]
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell
Colours
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman and Robin (Murray, 1978 series) #12 ([September 1978?])
The Testimony of Luthor!
 
United States
Batman: The Strange Deaths of Batman (DC, 2009 series) ([January] 2009)
[Where Were You on the Night Batman Was Killed?:] The Testimony of Luthor!
From GCD
in Batman: The Strange Deaths of Batman (DC, 2009 series) #[nn]
 
from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #293

Synopsis

Lex Luthor's claim to have killed the Batman is refuted by surprise witness Superman, who convinces the jury that Luthor did not kill Batman, as he thought.

Notes

Story continues from Batman #292 and continues in Batman #294. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 2. Cooky La Moo on Broadway (Wonder Woman) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman; Steve Trevor; Cooky La Moo poster; bystanders

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Vince Colletta

Synopsis

Steve crosses wires on an electric Cooky La Moo poster, causing it to come alive and go berserk, but Wonder Woman and Steve calm it with her lasso and Hostess Twinkies.

Notes

Hostess Twinkies ad. Cooky refers to Steve as "Steve Howard."

Show/hide 3. The Greatest Superman Story Ever Told (Publishorial) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Publishorial

Credits

Author
Jenette Kahn

Notes

message from the publisher


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 45509

Cover added

  • 26/04/2010

Index completed

  • 26/04/2010