1941 -
Number of Issues:
32250
Web Site:
http://www.dccomics.com/
Editing

Used brand emblems:

Brand Emblem Name Issues Year Began Year Ended Notes
2000AD; DC Comics 19 2004 2005
A DC Publication 153 1940 1944 The first DC brand. Followed by "A Superman DC Publication". It continued being used for "Picture Stories from the Bible" after the main titles had switched away.
A DC TV Comic 75 1976 1981
A DC TV Comic; Whitman 0 1979 1980
A Superman DC Publication 1385 1941 1949 Previously "A DC Publication" and followed by "Superman DC National Comics".
Bilal Library; Humanoids; DC Comics 5 2004 2005
Comico; DC 2 1993 1993
Dark Horse Comics [chess piece]; DC [bullet] 11 1999 2002
DC All Star 24 2005 2008 Used on two series: All Star Batman & Robin, The Boy Wonder and All Star Superman. All Star Wonder Woman was thought to be in the works.
DC and Marvel Present 3 1981 1982 Used for joint publications with DC.
DC Archive Editions 148 1989
DC Blue Ribbon Digest 102 1979 1985
DC Comics 58 1999
DC Comics Millennium Edition 62 2000 2001 Brand logo appears as a gold foil seal on the covers of this series of DC reprint comics.
DC Comics Publications 22 1999 2000 Used in May 1999 issues of Adventure Comics, All-American Comics, All Star Comics, National Comics, Sensation Comics, Smash Comics, Star Spangled Comics and Thrilling Comics. Used in 2000 for DC 2000 #1-2 limited series.
DC Comics Pulp Heroes 15 1997 1997
DC Comics The Joe Kubert Library 4 2010
DC Comics The Will Eisner Library 14 2000 2002
DC Digest Comic 1 1972 1972 Vertical rectangle reading downward "D digest C comic". Used on Tarzan Digest # 1, and apparently only there.
DC Entertainment 0 2012 Same as DC [peel], but with words DC Entertainment rather than DC Comics. According to the web site in February 2014, "DC Entertainment is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner.... DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world."
DC Nation 2 2012 Same as DC [peel], but with words DC Nation rather than DC Comics. Accompanies television programming on Cartoon Network. Used both for the cartoons and for companion comic books.
DC National Comics 19 1952 1954 Mutt & Jeff #56-74 used a DC National Comics logo. The top half of the logo where Superman would be is blank.
DC Silver Edition 11 1992 1993
DC [block] 57 1970 1974
DC [bullet] 11925 1977 2011 Commonly called the DC bullet. Designed by Milton Glaser. Replaced by the DC Swirl. It was briefly revived in 2011 for the DC Retroactive 1980s and 1990s titles.
DC [character] 622 1970 1974 For a few years in the early seventies each DC title bore a symbol in which the only constant was the letters DC, usually followed by the title of the book and positioned under or over a picture of the main character.
DC [circle] 662 1970 1977 The letters DC inside a circle, usually bold. Preceded the similar brand which added the text "The Line of DC Super Stars".
DC [peel] 2339 2012
DC [peel]; Dynamite 2 2014
DC [swirl] 4007 2005 2012 Replaced the DC "bullet". Followed by the DC "peel"
DC [swirl]; First Wave 14 2010 2011 Short lived brand of pulp influenced comics.
DC; DC Comics 16 1998 2008 dc comics logo/DC logo. Both logos are used on #1,000,000 issues of November 1998 and Booster Gold #1,000,000 (September 2008). DC One Million 80-Page Giant #1,000,000 (August 1999) was the only #1,000,000 tie-in that didn't use this brand (it used just the DC logo).
DC; Homage Comics 2 1999
DC; Teshkeel Comics 6 2010 2011
DC; TSR 122 1988 1991
DCFocus; DC [bullet] 32 2004 2005
Elseworlds; DC [bullet] 196 1991 2006
Elseworlds; DC [bullet]; Marvel Comics 1 1996 2011
Elseworlds; DC [swirl] 5 2005 2011
Helix; DC Comics 92 1996 1998
Humanoids; DC Comics 31 2004 2005
Johnny DC 152 2004 2008 The brand continued to be used inside the issues later, but these are the years the brand was used on the cover.
Malibu; DC 2 1994 1995
Marvel Comics; DC [bullet] 9 1995 2000
Milestone; DC 259 1993 2009
Panini Comics; DC 75 2005 2011
Superman DC National Comics 7048 1949 1970 Previously "A Superman DC Publication", and followed by "DC" (frequently with the title or feature character afterward).
The Line of DC Super-Stars 941 1973 2011 This brand originally ran from from 1973 through 1977. It was briefly revived in 2011 for the DC Retroactive 1970s titles. The previous brand was "DC" (frequently with the title or feature character afterward), and was also followed by "DC", in this case the four star bullet.
V2K; Vertigo; DC Comics 13 2000 2000 'I Die at Midnight' and 'Totems' (squarebound) have 'Vertigo / DC Comics' on spine. Other issues (saddle-stitched) have 'DC Comics' below 'Mature Readers' wording on left edge of cover.
Vertigo; DC 794 1992 1998 This was a DC logo on top of a Vertigo logo.
Vertigo; DC Comics 670 1998 2002 This has the Vertigo logo on top of the DC Comics logo.
WildStorm Signature Series; DC [bullet] 1 2005 2005
WildStorm Universe WS; DC [swirl] 2 2005 2006
Wildstorm; DC 15 2008 2008
WS [Wildstorm] Eye of the Storm; DC [bullet] 2 2002 2004
WS [WildStorm]; DC [bullet]; Elseworlds 1 2002 2002
Issue Publication Date Indicia Publisher
2020 Visions (1997 series) #6 October 1997 DC Comics
2020 Visions (1997 series) #7 November 1997 DC Comics
2020 Visions (1997 series) #8 December 1997 DC Comics
2020 Visions (1997 series) #9 January 1998 DC Comics
2020 Visions (1997 series) #10 February 1998 DC Comics
2020 Visions (1997 series) #11 March 1998 DC Comics
2020 Visions (1997 series) #12 April 1998 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #1 July [May 10] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #2 July [May 17] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #3 July [May 24] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #4 July [May 31] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #5 August [June 7] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #6 August [June 14] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #7 August [June 21] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #8 August [June 28] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #9 September [July 6] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #10 September [July 12] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #11 September [July 19] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #12 September [July 26] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #13 October [August 2] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #14 October [August 9] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #15 October [August 16] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #16 October [August 23] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #17 October [August 30] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #18 November [September 6] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #19 November [September 13] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #20 November [September 20] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #21 November [September 27] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #22 December [October 4] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #23 December [October 11] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #24 December [October 18] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #25 December [October 25] 2006 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #26 January 2007 [November 1, 2006] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #27 January 2007 [November 8, 2006] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #28 January 2007 [November 15, 2006] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #29 January 2007 [November 22, 2006] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #30 January 2007 [November 29, 2006] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #31 February 2007 [December 6, 2006] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #32 February 2007 [December 13, 2006] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #33 February 2007 [December 20, 2006] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #34 February 2007 [December 27, 2006] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #35 March 2007 [January 3 2007] DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #36 March [January 10] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #37 March [January 17] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #38 March [January 24] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #39 March [January 31] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #40 April [February 7] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #41 April [February 14] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #42 April [February 21] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #43 April [February 28] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #44 May [March 7] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #45 May [March 14] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #46 May [March 21] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #47 May [March 28] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #48 June [April 7] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #49 June [April 11] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #50 June [April 18] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #51 June [April 25] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2006 series) #52 July [May 2] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2007 series) #1 [May] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2007 series) #2 [July] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2007 series) #3 [September] 2007 DC Comics
52 (2007 series) #4 [November] 2007 DC Comics
52 / World War III Part Four: United We Stand (2007 series) #[nn] June 2007 ?
52 / World War III Part One: A Call to Arms (2007 series) #[nn] June 2007 ?
52 / World War III Part Three: Hell Is for Heroes (2007 series) #[nn] June 2007 ?
52 / World War III Part Two: The Valiant (2007 series) #[nn] June 2007 ?
52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen (2007 series) #1 October 2007 ?
52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen (2007 series) #2 November 2007 ?
52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen (2007 series) #3 December 2007 ?
52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen (2007 series) #4 January 2008 ?
52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen (2007 series) #5 February 2008 ?
52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen (2007 series) #6 March 2008 ?
52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen (2008 series) #[nn] [May] 2008 ?
The 52 Omnibus (2012 series) #[nn] October 2012 DC Comics
52: The Companion (2007 series) #[nn] [October] 2007 ?
52: The Covers (2007 series) #[nn] [October] 2007 ?
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #1 August 1964 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #2 September 1964 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #3 September 1964 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #4 October 1964 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #5 December 1964 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #6 January 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #7 February 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #8 March 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #9 April 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #10 May 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #11 June 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #12 July 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #13 August 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #14 September 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #15 October 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #G-16 November 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #G-17 December 1965 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #G-18 January 1966 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #G-19 February 1966 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #G-20 March 1966 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #G-21 April 1966 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #G-22 May 1966 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
80 Page Giant Magazine (1964 series) #G-23 June 1966 National Periodical Publications, Inc.