|Batman, Episode 11 - A Riddle a Day Keeps the Riddler Away (1966)|
50 years ago...
"A Riddle a Day Keeps the Riddler Away," the 11th episode of the Batman TV series, premiered on February 16, 1966. This episode sees the return of Frank Gorshin's The Riddler. This time, The Riddler is leaving Riddles involving "King Boris," a visiting monarch touring Gotham City. The Dynamic Duo surmise that The Riddler intends to steal a jewel encrusted statuette that the King has on his person. However, The Riddler is merely using the King as bait. His true intention is to lure Batman and Robin to their deaths.
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Bat-Facts for A Riddle a Day Keeps the Riddler Away
Special Guest Villain: Frank Gorshin as the Riddler
Featured Gadget: Homing Receiver Scope
Cliffhanger Text: "Batman and Robin to die??!! Things certainly are turning the wrong way for them!! Is this really the end?? Unbelievable!! If you care for Batman and Robin, keep hoping 'til tomorrow night!! Same time!! Same bat-channel!"
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