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The Batman Adventures 12
The Batman Adventures Cover 12
Batgirl: Day One
Cover Date September, 1993
Cover Artist Mike Parobeck, Rick Burchett, Todd Klein
Writer Kelley Puckett
Penciler Mike Parobeck
Inker Rick Burchett
Colorist Rick Taylor
Letterer Tim Harkins
Editor Scott Peterson, Darren Vincenzo
The Batman Adventures 11
The Batman Adventures 13

The Batman Adventures 12 is an issue of The Batman Adventures comic book series. It was published in September, 1993 by DC Comics and it features the first appearance of Batgirl and Harley Quinn in the comics.

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Batgirl: Day One[]

The story is divided in the following chapters:

  • Act One: Ladies Night

  • Act 2: If the Suit Fits!

  • Act 3: Out of the Frying Pan!

Notes and Triva[]

  • Despite having first appeared in Batman: The Animated Series, this issue marks the first appearance of Harley Quinn in a printed comic book - albeit, set in the DC Animated Universe. She would not appear in DC Comics' mainstream continuity until 1999's "Batman: Harley Quinn".


  • "Who're you? Batman's squeeze?" - Harley Quinn


  • This issue has been reprinted in the following editions: