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Batman (vol. 1) #292 (Oct. 1977):
“The Testimony of the Riddler!”
by David Vern (as David V. Reed), John Calnan, Tex Blaisdell

Batman (vol. 1) #292

Title: “The Testimony of the Riddler!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Oct. 1977

Publisher: DC

Written by: David Vern (as David V. Reed)

Art by: John Calnan, Tex Blaisdell


24 characters in this story:

Character
(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Religious
Affiliation
Team(s)
[Notes]
Pub. #
app.
Batman Batman (Bruce Wayne) hero
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian / Catholic
(lapsed); atheist
Quinntets; The Outsiders (leader)...  DC 11,112
Poison Ivy Poison Ivy (Pamela Lillian Isley) villain
CBR Scale: M fundamentalist
Environmentalist
Injustice League; The Suicide Squad...  DC 414
The Riddler The Riddler (Edward Nygma) villain
  The Legion of Doom; Secret Society of Super Villains DC 302
Ras al Ghul Ra's al Ghul villain
CBR Scale: U fundamentalist
Environmentalist; alchemist
Secret Society of Super Villains; The League of Assassins (leader) DC 151
Lex Luthor Lex Luthor
(6-panel cameo)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian (lapsed);
Nietzschean atheist
Secret Society of Super Villains; Injustice League... 
[Foe of: Superman (arch-enemy)]
DC 1,508
Scarecrow Scarecrow (Jonathan Crane)
(6-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: S Freudian
Secret Society of Super Villains; The Legion of Doom...  DC 267
Mr. Freeze Mr. Freeze (Victor Fries)
(4-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Injustice League; Cold Warriors...  DC 175
Mad Hatter (imposter) Mad Hatter (imposter)
(4-panel cameo)
villain
  [1st app: Detective Comics (vol. 1) #230 (Apr. 1956)] DC 9
Stefan Niros Stefan Niros
(4-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [robbed by Riddler at birthday party for his wife] DC 1
Killer Moth Killer Moth (Cameron van Cleer)
(3-panel cameo)
villain
  [1st app: Batman (vol. 1) #63 (Feb.-Mar. 1951)] DC 54
John Sholes John Sholes
(3-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [murdered by Riddler as part of clue to Batman] DC 1
The Spook The Spook (Val Kaliban)
(3-panel cameo)
villain
  [one of world's greatest escape-artists] DC 20
Commissioner Gordon Commissioner Gordon
(2-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: U Protestant
GCPD; The Mystery Analysts of Gotham City DC 2,797
The Joker The Joker
(2-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: M anarchist; obsessed with being
Batman's arch-enemy
The Joker League of Anarchy (leader); Injustice League...  DC 1,679
Signalman Signalman (Phil Cobb)
(2-panel cameo)
villain
  Secret Society of Super Villains DC 35
Captain Stingaree Captain Stingaree (Karl Courtney)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: S LGBT
Secret Society of Super Villains DC 8
Elena Niros Elena Niros
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [writer] DC 1
The Cavalier The Cavalier (Mortimer Drake)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: I LGBT
[1st app: Detective Comics (vol. 1) #81 (Nov. 1943)] DC 15
Two-Face Two-Face (Harvey Dent)
(someone disguised or dressed as)
villain
CBR Scale: M obsessed with dualism and
number 2; Taoist
Injustice League; The Injustice Gang DC 240
Catwoman Catwoman (Selina Kyle)
(mentioned)
villain hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic
Secret Society of Super Villains; The Network...  DC 911
Martha Wayne Martha Wayne
(mentioned)
supporting character
CBR Scale: U Catholic
[mother of Batman] DC 59
Dr. Thomas Wayne Dr. Thomas Wayne
(mentioned)
supporting character
CBR Scale: U Episcopalian
[Batman's father] DC 75
Christopher Sholes Christopher Sholes
(mentioned)
real/historical person
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
[invented typewriter] DC 1
The Claw The Claw (Colonel Jake van Cleeve)
(mentioned)
villain
  ["trial" to determine who killed Batman was at his estate] DC 1