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Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Standard Golden Age US; Standard Silver Age US; Standard Modern Age US
Was Ongoing Series
This issue has variants.
- Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #575 [Newsstand Edition]
Batman Year Two Part 1
Batman/ cover / 1 page
Alan Davis (signed)
Paul Neary (signed)
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.
Batman Year Two Chapter One: Fear the Reaper
Batman/ comic story / 22 pages
Mike W. Barr
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Commissioner James Gordon; Rachel Caspian; Reaper [Judson Caspian]; Leslie Thompkins; Alfred Pennyworth; Thomas Wayne (in portrait); Martha Wayne (in portrait)
A vigilante called the Reaper, who operated in Gotham City twenty years earlier, re-emerges just as Bruce Wayne begins a relationship with Rachel Caspian, though neither Bruce nor Rachel know that her father is the Reaper. After being badly beaten by the Reaper in their first encounter, Batman decides to use the very gun used to kill his parents to bring the Reaper down.
Companion and follow-up to Batman: Year One just finished in Batman (DC, 1940 series) #404-407.
[no title indexed]
Detective Comments/ letters page / 2 pages
Letters from Kevin Hall, Vincent R Bellizia, Jr., Dale Coe, Jay Neale III, Fred L. DeBoom, and Bob Shubnowski, with responses from Barbara Randall and a "From the Den" editorial by Denny O'Neil.