PREVIOUS: “Batman in 1967“
MARCH: After three seasons and 120 episodes, the BATMAN TV series is canceled by ABC. NBC then attempted to pick up the series for another season (1968-1969), but then declined when the network discovered that the sets – including the Batcave – had been dismantled.
MARCH: Batman’s self-titled series, BATMAN, celebrated its 200th issue. The Scarecrow was the issue’s main villain.
MARCH: Mr. Zero is renamed Mr. Freeze – the name given to the character on the BATMAN TV series – in DETECTIVE COMICS #373.