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1st full appearance of Flamingo, a flamboyantly dressed assassin who dabbles in cannibalism

Cover art inspired by Purple Rain by Prince and the Revolution

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1st full appearance of Damian Wayne, in final panel

1st appearance of Jezebel Jet

DC ⋅ 1963
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Iconic cover art by Sheldon Moldoff that pioneered many covers that followed including Crisis on Infinite Earths #7

1st appearance of Dr. Hurt

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1st appearance of the KGBeast, a cybernetically enhanced assassin, formerly a Soviet agent

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1st appearance of Deacon Blackfire

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1st appearance of Polka-Dot Man

DC ⋅ 1960
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1st appearance of Kite-Man

3rd appearance of Bat-Mite

[March 2022 - a Kite-Man animated series planned for HBO Max]

DC ⋅ 1971
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1st appearance of the Reaper, Benjamin Gruener

Iconic horror cover and story concept inspired by Bernie Wrightson and Harlan Ellison

Cameo appearances by Marvel characters including Havok, Thor, Spider-Man and Captain America, as people in Halloween costumes

Real life comic creators drawn into the story: Bernie Wrightson, Gerry Conway and Alan Weiss

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📣 Signature Auction: New High [Previous High]

9.8 sold for $4,080 [$3,720 in 2023] +10%

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1st full appearance of Arkham Knight, in DC mainstream continuity

Previously appeared in video game adaptations

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1st appearance of Scarface & Ventriloquist

[August 2022 - rumored to appear in Penguin spin-off series on HBO Max]

DC ⋅ 1950
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1st appearance of Deadshot, a mercenary

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1st appearance of Mad Hatter II, an impostor who is renamed the Hatman in Batman #700

DC ⋅ 1948
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1st appearance of the Mad Hatter, Jervis Tetch

1st appearance of Vicki Vale

DC ⋅ 2012
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1st full team appearance of The Court of Owls

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DC ⋅ 2011
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1st appearance of The Talon, William Cobb, an assassin for the Court of Owls and the great-grandfather of Dick Grayson

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1st appearance of Hush, Tommy Elliot in costume

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1st appearance of Calendar Man

DC ⋅ 1966
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1st appearance of the Eraser

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1st appearance of Condiment King, a villain who weaponizes condiments

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1st appearance and origin of Hugo Strange

Debut of Batman's finned gloves

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1st full appearance of Killer Croc

Batman #357 is commonly cited as Killer Croc's first appearance but he appears no different in his first cameo appearance in Detective Comics #523 than he does in Batman #357. In this issue, it is revealed that the previously obscured figure has crocodile features

2nd cameo appearance of Jason Todd, in one panel, mentioned by name

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1st appearance, cover and origin of Bane

📖 Knightfall Reading Order: next Batman #484

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1st appearance of Harley Quinn in a standard comic

[August 2022 - Lady Gaga confirmed to star opposite Joaquin Phoenix in the Joker movie sequel as Harley Quinn / March 2023 - a set photo from the Joker sequel provides a first look at Lady Gaga as Harley]

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1st appearance of the Penguin

[March 2022 - Colin Farrell will reprise the Penguin in an HBO Max spin-off]

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1st appearance and origin of Two-Face

1st appearance of Gilda Dent, the wife of Harvey Dent

1st appearance of Salvatore Maroni, a mob boss

[March 2023 - Clancy Brown has been cast as Sal Maroni in the Penguin HBO Max spin-off]

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1st appearance and cover of Talia al Ghul, daughter of Ra's al Ghul

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1st team appearance of the League of Assassins

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1st appearance of Ra's al Ghul

2nd appearance of Talia al Ghul

🥈 Runner-Up: New High [Previous High]

1.0 sold for $105 [No Previous Data]

DC ⋅ 1965
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1st appearance of the Riddler in the Silver Age

Prior to the publication of this issue, the Riddler hadn't appeared in comics for 17 years

🥈 Runner-Up: New High [Previous High]

DOUBLE COVER 7.0 sold for $1,249 [No Previous Data]

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1st appearance of Poison Ivy, Pamela Isley

Interior pin-up poster of Batman and Robin included

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1st team appearance of the Wonderland Gang: Tweedledum, Tweedledee, The Lion, The Unicorn, The Walrus, The Carpenter, The Mad Hatter and The March Harriet

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1st appearance of Tweedledee & Tweedledum

DC ⋅ 2018
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1st appearance and origin of Matthew Warner, a boy obsessed with Bruce Wayne to the point of having his own parents killed

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1st appearance of Abattoir, a man who believed he could absorb the life force of those he killed including that of his own family

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First mention of Barbatos the Bat-God of the Dark Multiverse

Barbatos also claims to be the bat that Bruce Wayne saw on the night he decided to become Batman

DC ⋅ 2015
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1st appearance of Mr. Bloom, a provider of seeds that are internalized, temporarily granting a person superpowers but at the cost of their lives

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1st appearance of Dr. Death in the Bronze Age, a scientist who develops biological weapons

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1st appearance of Doctor Phosphorus, a villain who is perpetually on fire after being exposed to massive amounts of radiation

1st appearance of Rupert Thorne, a corrupt politician

[March 2023 - Doctor Phosphorus rumored for Gunn's Creature Commandos / April 2023 - confirmed, voiced by Alan Tudyk]

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1st appearance of Cornelius Stirk, a cannibal who believes he needs to feed on people's hearts to survive

DC ⋅ 1967
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1st appearance of the Scarecrow in the Silver Age and 3rd appearance overall

Introduction of Scarecrow chemicals to elicit fear

[October 2023 - a Scarecrow project is rumored to be in development]

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1st appearance of the second Clayface, Matt Hagen, a scuba diver who had come into contact with a clay-like substance that compromised his molecular structure

[March 2023 - Deadline reports: sources are telling us that scripts are constantly changing, and that Clayface is a big addition to Matt Reeves’ The Batman 2 (version of character is unspecified). Deadline continues by writing: let’s wait until the dust settles here and something moves forward. It remains to be seen whether Clayface is a connection between The Batman 2 Elseworlds or Gunn's DC slate]

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1st appearance of Black Mask, a crime boss who wore a mask carved from the casket lid of his deceased father

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1st appearance and origin of Man-Bat, a scientist whose experiment went awry after combining human and bat DNA to cure his own deafness

First team-up of Batgirl and Robin in a backup story

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1st appearance of Victor Zsasz, a serial killer who carves a tally mark in his skin for every victim he claims

1st appearance of Jeremiah Arkham, later becomes the second Black Mask

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1st appearance of Jane Doe without a disguise, skinless

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1st full appearance of Great White Shark, previously Warren White who was mutilated from frostbite after Jane Doe locked him in Mr. Freeze's cell

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Stand-alone story set 15 years into the future featuring Damian Wayne as Batman

1st cameo and only appearance of Professor Pyg, deceased in one panel - Pyg is later reintroduced with a different design and character profile

1st cameo appearance of Flamingo, briefly in one last episode, later introduced with a different design

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1st appearance of The Mortician, a villain with the ability to revive corpses

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1st appearance of White Rabbit, Jaina Hudson who has the ability to split into two separate bodies, previously Angora Lapin

1st appearance of Dawn Golden, a romantic interest of Bruce Wayne

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1st appearance of Dollmaker, a serial killer who makes dolls out of the skin and body parts of his victims

1st appearance of Charlotte Rivers, a romantic interest of Bruce Wayne

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