Memory Monday: Nicknames

I love it when Cyborg calls Robin “Bat-Boy.”

bat-boy(From New Teen Titans #25, November 1982. Written by Marv Wolfman. Art by George Perez and Romeo Tanghal.)

Memory Monday: Perfect Batman

This page is pretty much a perfect representation of what I loved about Batman and Robin as a kid — the mysterious disappearance, the frightening reappearance, the banter, the goofily-masked villains.

batman_robin(From Detective Comics #553, August 1985. Written by Doug Moench. Art by Klaus Janson.)

Memory Monday: The Definition of Manly

Being this confident, while standing there in a Speedo and elf boots.

titans_robin_confident(From New Teen Titans #23, Sept. 1982. Written by Marv Wolfman. Art by George Pérez and Romeo Tanghal.)

Memory Monday: Robin Repudiates Batman

Robin-Vig

So… Batman’s way of thinking is “crud,” eh? Man oh man, it’s gonna be awkward around the Batcave for a while…

(From New Teen Titans Annual #2, 1983. Written by Marv Wolfman & George Pérez. Art by Pérez and Pablo Marcos.)

Memory Monday: Dressing for the City

As a Brooklynite, I know that whenever I head into Manhattan, I always wear my elf booties and collared cape.

Robin on the town

(From New Teen Titans #20, June 1982. Written by Marv Wolfman. Art by George Pérez and Romeo Tanghal.)