Ty Templeton Shows Us Bob Kane's Batman… But What About Frank D. Fosters?

Over on his website Ty Templeton has chimed in on the get Bill Finger a Google Doodle campaign with a quick little cartoon illustrating what Batman would have been without Finger's involvement. I'm sure Bob Kane would have come up with a few more things… but this is pretty funny.

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You can see the rest here.

Rich adds: Of course there are yet more controversies over the original inspiration for Batman, namely Frank D. Foster in 1982, creating Batman and Night-Wing

 Batman_all  These first Batman drawings by Frank Foster are dated 1932. They were most likely done in the early part of the year toward the end of his time in Art School. Frank's wife, Ruth, is certain she knew about it prior to their marriage in July, 1932, seven years before Bob Kane's Batman appeared.1932Notation

 

 

About Dan Wickline

Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.

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