1940 -
Number of Issues:
34421
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 152 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 1392 1941 1949 Previously "A DC Publication" and followed by "Superman DC National Comics".
A Tor Book; DC 2
Abril Jovem; DC 18
Abril; DC 172
Bilal Library; Humanoids; DC Comics 5 2004 2005
Comico; DC 2 1993 1993
Dark Horse Comics [chess piece]; DC [bullet] 11 1999 2002
Dark Horse Comics; DC 13 1997
Dark Horse Comics; DC 28
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 150 1989
DC Blue Ribbon Digest 102 1979 1985
DC Comics 55 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 18 1997 1997
DC Comics The Joe Kubert Library 8 2001 2010
DC Comics The Will Eisner Library 14 2000 2002
DC Comics; Vertigo 1 1997 1997 This has the DC Comics logo on top of the Vertigo logo.
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 3 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 18 1952 1954 Mutt & Jeff #56-72 and #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] 12730 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] 552 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] 657 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 [heart] 85 1970 1977 Used on the DC Romance titles.
DC [peel] 3017 2012
DC [peel]; Dynamite 3 2014
DC [swirl] 4237 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 18 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 10 1999
DC; Teshkeel Comics 6 2010 2011
DC; Tor 1
DC; TSR 125 1988 1991
DCFocus; DC [bullet] 32 2004 2005
Dino Comics; DC 164
Dino Verlag; DC 1
Dino; DC 12
Elseworlds; DC [bullet] 196 1991 2006
Elseworlds; DC [bullet]; Marvel Comics 1 1996 1996
Elseworlds; DC [swirl] 5 2005 2011
Helix; DC Comics 92 1996 1998
Humanoids; DC Comics 31 2004 2005
Johnny DC 159 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] 12 1994 2000
Milestone; DC 260 1993 2009
Panini Comics; DC 75 2005 2011
Superman DC National Comics 7047 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 1996 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
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #5 February-March 1967 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #6 April-May 1967 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #7 June-July 1967 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #8 August-September 1967 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #9 October-November 1967 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #10 December 1967-January 1968 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #11 February-March 1968 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #12 April-May 1968 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #13 June-July 1968 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #14 August-September 1968 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #15 October-November 1968 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #16 December 1968-January 1969 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #17 February-March 1969 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #18 April-May 1969 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #19 June-July 1969 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #20 August-September 1969 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #21 August-September 1969 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #22 October 1969 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #23 November 1969 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #24 January 1970 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #25 February 1970 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #26 April 1970 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #27 May 1970 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #28 July 1970 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #29 August 1970 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #30 October 1970 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #31 November 1970 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #32 February - March 1971 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #33 April-May 1971 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #34 June-July 1971 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #35 August-September 1971 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Swing with Scooter (1966 series) #36 October-November 1972 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Sword of Sorcery (2013 series) #1 - Amethyst [August] 2013 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #0 November 2012 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #0 [Joshua Middleton Black and White Cover] November 2012 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #1 December 2012 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #1 [Ryan Sook Variant Cover] December 2012 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #2 January 2013 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #3 February 2013 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #4 March 2013 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #4 [Walter Simonson Black & White Wraparound Cover] March 2013 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #5 April 2013 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #6 May 2013 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #7 June 2013 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (2012 series) #8 July 2013 DC Comics
Sword of Sorcery (1973 series) #1 March 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Sword of Sorcery (1973 series) #2 May 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Sword of Sorcery (1973 series) #3 August 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Sword of Sorcery (1973 series) #4 October 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Sword of Sorcery (1973 series) #5 December 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Sword of the Atom (1983 series) #1 [Direct] September 1983 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom (1983 series) #1 [Newsstand] September 1983 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom (1983 series) #2 [Direct] October 1983 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom (1983 series) #2 [newsstand edition] October 1983 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom (1983 series) #3 [Direct] November 1983 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom (1983 series) #3 [Newsstand] November 1983 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom (1983 series) #4 [Direct] December 1983 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom (1983 series) #4 [newsstand edition] December 1983 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom Special (1984 series) #1 [direct-sales] 1984 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom Special (1984 series) #1 [newsstand] 1984 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom Special (1984 series) #2 [Direct] 1985 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom Special (1984 series) #2 [Newsstand] 1985 DC Comics, Inc.
Sword of the Atom Special (1984 series) #3 1988 DC Comics, Inc.
Swordquest (1982 series) #1 1982 DC Comics, Inc.
Swordquest (1982 series) #2 1982 ?
Swordquest (1982 series) #3 1982 ?
The System (1997 series) May 1997 ?
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #1 January 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2012 series) #1 January 2012 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2012 series) #2 February 2012 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #1 [Darwyn Cooke Variant] January 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #2 February 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2012 series) #3 March 2012 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #3 March 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2012 series) #4 April 2012 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #4 April 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2012 series) #5 May 2012 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #5 May 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2012 series) #6 June 2012 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #6 June 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #7 July 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #8 August 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #9 September 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (2011 series) #10 October 2011 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents Archives (2002 series) #1 December 2002 ?
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents Archives (2002 series) #2 2003 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents Archives (2002 series) #3 2003 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents Archives (2002 series) #4 2004 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents Archives (2002 series) #5 2004 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents Archives (2002 series) #6 [November] 2005 DC Comics
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents Archives (2002 series) #7 [June] 2011 ?
Tailgunner Jo (1988 series) #1 September 1988 DC Comics, Inc.
Tailgunner Jo (1988 series) #2 October 1988 DC Comics, Inc.
Tailgunner Jo (1988 series) #3 November 1988 DC Comics, Inc.
Tailgunner Jo (1988 series) #4 December 1988 DC Comics, Inc.
Tailgunner Jo (1988 series) #5 Winter 1988 DC Comics, Inc.
Tailgunner Jo (1988 series) #6 January 1989 DC Comics, Inc.
Takion (1996 series) #1 June 1996 DC Comics
Takion (1996 series) #2 July 1996 DC Comics
Takion (1996 series) #7 December 1996 DC Comics