Detective Comics

Detective Comics, Vol. 1 #583


Feb 1988
Action, Adventure, Crime, Super-Heroes
Modern Age | Color | USA | English
Comic | $0.75

Batman finds some kids beating up a security guard and putting him on fire, only to discover they are high on a new designer drug called "Fever"; the police inform Batman where Fever is made, but the place is locked up so tight that the drugs are flushed away before they can ever get in; The Ventriloquist puts 2 men on 'trial' for losing $50K, kills one but allows the other ("The Fatman") to live by going to Mexico to smuggle goods back to Gotham; Batman breaks into the Fever stronghold and gets one of the pushers to give up the name Scarface.

Creators View all

Writer John Wagner, Alan Grant
Penciller Norm Breyfogle
Inker Kim DeMulder
Colorist Adrienne Roy
Letterer Todd Klein
Cover Artist Mike Mignola
Editor Denny O'Neil

Characters View all

Batman (Bruce Wayne)
Ventriloquist (Arnold Wesker)