Detective Comics #263

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1959
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/14842

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Jack Schiff (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Secret of the Fantastic Weapons! (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]; Smite (villain); Bragan (villain); The Professor (villain)

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Show/hide 1. The Secret of the Fantastic Weapons (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 11.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Smite (intro, villain); Bragan (intro, villain); The Professor (intro, villain); Odin (not the Norse God)

Credits

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #50 (August 1969)
The Secret of the Fantastic Weapons

Synopsis

In a Mayan jungle in Mexico, Batman and Robin confront three criminals with super weapons.

Show/hide 2. Formula for Success! Public service announcement, 1 page

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Brown
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 3. "You're a free man today, Groden." (Warden Willis) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Warden Willis
Genre
Gag
Characters
Warden Willis; Groden

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #24 ([April 1967])
Untitled
Show/hide 4. The Man Who Made Dreams Come True! (Roy Raymond TV Detective) Comic story, 5.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Roy Raymond TV Detective
Genre
Detective
Characters
Roy Raymond; Karen (supporting); Leroy Legge (intro, villain)

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Show/hide 5. The Clue in the Rain Text article, 1 page

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. "I know it's irregular, Warden, but..." (Warden Willis) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Warden Willis
Genre
Gag
Characters
Warden Willis

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 7. Casey the Cop (Casey the Cop) Comic story, 1 page
Show/hide 8. The Crime Conjurer! (John Jones Manhunter from Mars) Comic story, 5.66 pages

Featuring

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

Credits

Script
Jack Miller ?
Art
Joe Certa

Reprint history

From GCD
in Showcase Presents Martian Manhunter (DC, 2007 series) #1

Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes 5/09


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 69431

Index completed

  • 29/11/2011

Last updated

  • 29/11/2011