Follow

    Detective Comics #36

    Detective Comics » Detective Comics #36 - Professor Hugo Strange released by DC Comics on February 1940.

    Short summary describing this issue.

    Professor Hugo Strange last edited by DOS76 on 04/26/22 01:47PM View full history

    Accused of a murder he didn't commit, Batman must find the real culprits!

    1. Batman - Professor Hugo Strange (originally untitled) - While on patrol, The Batman sees a man gunned down in the street. With his dying breath he murmurs, "strange... fog...". The following night, the city experiences a crime wave when an unnaturally thick fog descends upon it. But The Batman thinks he knows who's behind it.

    2. Spy

    3. Buck Marshall Range Detective - Claim Of Satan

    4. Steve Malone District Attorney

    5. Speed Saunders - The Spider

    6. Cosmo, The Phantom of Disguise

    7. A Climax In Opera by Richard Martin (text)

    8. Bruce Nelson

    9. Slam Bradley

    sizepositionchange
    sizepositionchange
    positionchange
    positionchange
    positionchange
    bordersheaderpositiontable
    positionchange

    Creators

    none of this issue.

    Teams

    none of this issue.

    Locations

    none of this issue.

    Concepts

    none of this issue.

    Objects

    none of this issue.

    Story Arcs

    none of this issue.

    User reviews Add new review

    5 (0)
    4 (1)
    3 (0)
    2 (0)
    1 (0)
    4.0 stars

    Average score of 1 user reviews

    "The Most Dangerous Man in the World!" - The Batman 0

    In his tenth appearance in Detective Comics, The Batman encounters the first of his 'rogue's gallery' of recurring nemeses: Professor Hugo Strange.  When a man is gunned down in the street, his last words to The Batman are 'strange' and 'fog'. On pondering this at length, Bruce Wayne realizes that 'strange' is not an adjective, but a proper name - a reference to the most dangerous man alive, Hugo Strange. This begins a cat-and-mouse game whereby both The Batman and Hugo Strange attempt to ferret...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
    See all user reviews

    This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for:

    Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

    Comment and Save

    Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Comic Vine users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.