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"The Case of the Chemical Syndicate", the first story that Batman appeared in back in 1939, was largely based on a "Partners of Peril", a Shadow pulp written by Theodore Tinsley in 1936. Though Batman's adventures would go to on eclipse the Shadow's fame, the Shadow's ethos has shaped Batman's identity, and a new Batman/Shadow series alludes to the nocturnal avenger genealogy.