Batman Timeline – “Batman in 1954”


JANUARY: Catwoman is back and returns to being bad in DETECTIVE COMICS #203.

FEBURARY: The REAL Two-Face – Harvey Dent – returns in BATMAN #81.

MARCH: How Batman’s famous headquarters – The Batcave – gets its own origin story in DETECTIVE COMICS #205.

JULY/AUGUST: Batman and Superman start appearing in stories together for the very first time in WORLD’S FINEST starting with issue #71. The Man of Steel and The Dark Knight even switch costumes in this issue’s story!

SEPTEMBER: Another member of the “Batmen of All Nations – the Native American version of Batman – Man-of-Bats is introduced in BATMAN #86. Man-of-Bats was accompanied by his own sidekick (and son), Little Raven.


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Lifelong Batman fan Bill "Jett" Ramey is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of His passions include Dallas Cowboys football, Elvis Presley, Rock music, cold beer, dive bars, the University of Texas Longhorns, and of course, Batman. He resides in the great state of Texas with his lovely wife ("Announcer Rachel") and his .5 Boston Terrier.