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| Year = 1971
 
| Year = 1971
   
| Executive Editor =
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| Executive Editor = Carmine Infantino
 
| CoverArtist1 = Neal Adams
 
| CoverArtist1 = Neal Adams
   
 
| Editor1_1 = Julius Schwartz
 
| Editor1_1 = Julius Schwartz
| Editor1_2 = Julius Schwartz
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| Editor2_1 = Julius Schwartz
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| Editor3_1 = Julius Schwartz
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| Editor4_1 = Jack Schiff
 
| Writer1_1 = Frank Robbins
 
| Writer1_1 = Frank Robbins
 
| Writer2_1 = Frank Robbins
 
| Writer2_1 = Frank Robbins
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| Writer3_1 = Bob Kanigher
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| Writer4_1 =
 
| Penciler1_1 = Frank Robbins
 
| Penciler1_1 = Frank Robbins
| Penciler2_1 = Don Heck
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| Penciler2_1 = Don Heck
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| Penciler3_1 = Alex Toth
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| Penciler4_1 = Ramona Fradon
 
| Inker1_1 = Frank Robbins
 
| Inker1_1 = Frank Robbins
 
| Inker2_1 = Don Heck
 
| Inker2_1 = Don Heck
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| Inker3_1 = Sy Barry
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| Inker4_1 = Ramona Fradon
 
| Colourist1_1 =
 
| Colourist1_1 =
 
| Letterer1_1 =
 
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'''Featured Characters:'''
 
'''Featured Characters:'''
 
* [[Bruce Wayne (Earth-One)|Batman]]
 
* [[Bruce Wayne (Earth-One)|Batman]]
 
 
'''Supporting Characters:'''
 
'''Supporting Characters:'''
* [[Francine Lee (New Earth)|Francine Lee]]
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* [[Francine Lee (New Earth)|Francine Langstrom]]
* [[Robert Langstrom (New Earth)|Man-Bat]]
 
 
 
'''Villains:'''
 
'''Villains:'''
* <br/>
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* [[Robert Langstrom (New Earth)|Man-Bat]]
 
 
'''Other Characters:'''
 
'''Other Characters:'''
* <br/>
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* Howie {{Only}} <small>(Scientist)</small>
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* Marla Manning {{Only}}
 
'''Locations:'''
 
'''Locations:'''
 
* [[Earth-One]]
 
* [[Earth-One]]
:* [[Gotham City]]
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** [[Gotham City]]
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*** [[Gotham City Locales#Gotham Natural History Museum|Gotham Natural History Museum]]
 
'''Items:'''
 
'''Items:'''
* <br/>
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* [[Man-Bat Serum|Bat Gland Extract]]
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* [[Batrope]]
 
'''Vehicles:'''
 
'''Vehicles:'''
* <br/>
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* None
   
 
| Appearing2 =
 
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* [[Barbara Gordon (New Earth)|Batgirl]]
 
* [[Barbara Gordon (New Earth)|Batgirl]]
 
'''Supporting Characters:'''
 
'''Supporting Characters:'''
* [[James Gordon (Earth-One)|Jim Gordon]]<br/>
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* [[James Gordon (Earth-One)|Jim Gordon]]
 
'''Villains:'''
 
'''Villains:'''
* <br/>
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* Zed Kurtz {{1st}}
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* Jill {{1st}} <small>(Batgirl Impersonator)</small>
 
'''Other Characters:'''
 
'''Other Characters:'''
 
* <br/>
 
* <br/>
 
'''Locations:'''
 
'''Locations:'''
* <br/>
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* [[Gotham City]]
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** [[359 Murphy Avenue|Gordon's Home]]
 
'''Items:'''
 
'''Items:'''
* <br/>
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* None
 
'''Vehicles:'''
 
'''Vehicles:'''
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* [[Batcycle]]
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| Appearing3 =
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'''Featured Characters:'''
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* [[Rex, the Wonder Dog (New Earth)|Rex, the Wonder Dog]]
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'''Supporting Characters:'''
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* Danny Dennis
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* Philip Dennis
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'''Villains:'''
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* Tod Eric {{Only}} <small>(Ticket Seller)</small>
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'''Other Characters:'''
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* Marie Dana {{Only}}
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* Ned Banks {{Only Dies}}
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'''Locations:'''
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* The Galaxy Circus
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* Newdale
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'''Items:'''
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* None
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'''Vehicles:'''
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* None
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| Appearing4 =
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'''Featured Characters:'''
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* The Town Sheriff {{Only}}
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'''Supporting Characters:'''
 
* <br/>
 
* <br/>
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'''Villains:'''
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* Harry {{Only}}
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'''Other Characters:'''
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* Mike Leeds {{Only Dies}}
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* Lucy {{Only}}
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'''Locations:'''
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* Unnamed Western Mining Town
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'''Items:'''
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* None
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'''Vehicles:'''
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* None
   
 
 
 
| Notes =
 
| Notes =
 
* The [[Robert Langstrom (New Earth)|Man-Bat]] and [[Francine Lee (New Earth)|Francine Lee]] appeared last in ''{{c|Detective Comics #407}}''. They appear next in ''{{c|Detective Comics #429}}''.
 
* The [[Robert Langstrom (New Earth)|Man-Bat]] and [[Francine Lee (New Earth)|Francine Lee]] appeared last in ''{{c|Detective Comics #407}}''. They appear next in ''{{c|Detective Comics #429}}''.
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* "The Deadly Go-Between!" is reprinted in [[Showcase Presents: Batgirl Vol 1 1|''Showcase Presents: Batgirl'' #1]].
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* "Rex - Circus Detective!" was originally featured in [[Rex the Wonder Dog Vol 1 3|''Rex the Wonder Dog'' #3]].
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* "The Case of the Gold Dust Death!" was originally featured in [[Gangbusters Vol 1 30|''Gangbusters'' #30]].
   
| Trivia =
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| Trivia = [[Robert Langstrom (New Earth)|Kirk Langstrom]] officially marries [[Francine Lee (New Earth)|Francine Lee]] in this issue.
 
| Recommended = {{Batman RR}}{{Man-Bat RR}}
 
| Recommended = {{Batman RR}}{{Man-Bat RR}}
 
| Links = {{Tec Links}}
 
| Links = {{Tec Links}}

Revision as of 19:57, January 24, 2011

"Man-Bat Madness!": A series of chance occurrences leads Kirk Langstrom to relapse into his Man-Bat identity after marrying Francine Lee, and the Batman must capture him and restore him to normalcy.



Appearing in "Man-Bat Madness!"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Villains:

Other Characters:

  • Howie (Single appearance) (Scientist)
  • Marla Manning (Single appearance)

Locations:

Items:

Vehicles:

  • None

Synopsis for "Man-Bat Madness!"

A series of chance occurrences leads Kirk Langstrom to relapse into his Man-Bat identity after marrying Francine Lee, and the Batman must capture him and restore him to normalcy.

Appearing in "The Deadly Go-Between!"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Villains:

  • Zed Kurtz (First appearance)
  • Jill (First appearance) (Batgirl Impersonator)

Other Characters:


Locations:

Items:

  • None

Vehicles:

Synopsis for "The Deadly Go-Between!"

Commissioner Gordon's friend, officer Jim McClean, has been murdered, and the Commissioner has vowed to catch his friend's killer. This prompts Barbara Gordon to do her own investigation as Batgirl. Tapping her father's phone, she overhears a phone message from "Batgirl" telling him to meet her at Park and Elm. Traveling there to catch her imposter in the act, Batgirl finds herself captured by thugs from a group called the Ice-Men. They soon capture Commissioner Gordon as well.

Breaking free, Gordon, knowing that Ice-Man leader Zed Kurtz is responsible for McClean's death, finds McClean's gun and vows to shoot the crook with his victim's own weapon. However, it turns out that Zed is not alone as he exits his hideout with two body guys who appear to be aware that something is up... This story is continued next issue...

Appearing in "Rex-Circus Detective!"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • Danny Dennis
  • Philip Dennis

Villains:

  • Tod Eric (Single appearance) (Ticket Seller)

Other Characters:

  • Marie Dana (Single appearance)
  • Ned Banks (Only appearance; dies)

Locations:

  • The Galaxy Circus
  • Newdale

Items:

  • None

Vehicles:

  • None

Synopsis for "Rex-Circus Detective!"

This story was originally printed in Rex the Wonder Dog #3

Appearing in "The Case of the Gold Dust Death"

Featured Characters:

  • The Town Sheriff (Single appearance)

Supporting Characters:


Villains:

  • Harry (Single appearance)

Other Characters:

  • Mike Leeds (Only appearance; dies)
  • Lucy (Single appearance)

Locations:

  • Unnamed Western Mining Town

Items:

  • None

Vehicles:

  • None

Synopsis for "The Case of the Gold Dust Death"

This story was originally printed in Gangbusters #30

Notes

Trivia

Kirk Langstrom officially marries Francine Lee in this issue.



See Also

Recommended Reading

Links and References

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