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Monday, January 21, 2019

"Batgirl" - Enter 'Barbara Gordon'



DC Comics' "Batgirl"#16 is written by Hope Larson and illustrated by Chris Wildgoose, with covers by Dan Mora and Joshua Middleton:


"...in 'Summer of Lies' part three, 'Batgirl' and 'Nightwing' thought 'Mad Hatter' was the worst of their problems, but when the true identity of the mysterious villain hunting them is revealed, they realize the trap set for them was years in the making...



'Batgirl' aka 'Betty Kane' debuted in DC Comics "Batman" (1961)...


...from illustrator Bill Finger and writer Sheldon Moldoff as 'Bat-Girl'...

...then replaced by 'Barbara Gordon' in 1967, the daughter of 'Gotham City' police commissioner 'James Gordon'...


...in "Detective Comics" #359, titled "The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl!" (1967) by writer Gardner Fox and illustrator Carmine Infantino. 


Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Batgirl"...