(October 2005)

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Price:
2.50 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2005-08-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
76194120001983011
Editing:
Eddie Berganza; Jeanine Schaefer (associate editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Superman Save Us! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks:
Kevin Nowlan (signed)
Colors:
Guy Major
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman
Reprints:

The Great Society (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Gail Simone
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Lary Stucker; Nelson DeCastro [as Nelson]
Colors:
Guy Major
Letters:
Pat Brosseau

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Dr. Psycho; Toni Sparlin, Brendan Sparlin; Lois Lane; Black Adam; Perry White (cameo); Shrapnel; Lex Luthor (cameo); Phillipe Gunzman; Willis (cameo); Martian Manhunter (cameo); Lana Lang (cameo)
Synopsis:
Dr. Psycho is on an airplane flying to Metropolis and mind-controls the passengers into becoming psycho Superman fans. Lois and Clark talk about recent events but are interrupted by Shrapnel's robbing of a bank robbery. Luthor calls Dr. Psycho and tells him that he was just supposed to observe, not engage. Psycho's minions interfere with Superman's efforts to stop Shrapnel. Luthor sends Black Adam to retrieve Dr. Psycho. Superman manages to defeat Shrapnel and confronts Dr. Psycho and Black Adam.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in next issue.

DC in Demand 08.05 (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Ads for next issue, JLA #117, Outsiders #27, Supergirl #1, and Infinite Crisis #1. Appears on page 32 in this issue.

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 4 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

House ads for: Superman/Shazam First Thunder, Identity Crisis hardcover, Justice, and Jack Cross. Appear in various places in this issue.

[Ads] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 8 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Total of 8 one-page ads for: Juicy Fruit (gum, Wrigley), Lemony Snicket A Series of Unfortunate Events (book, Harper Collins), Hubba Bubba Max (gum, Wrigleys), Bic (pens), Bionicle (models, Lego), Big League Chew (bubble gum), Oxy (acne pads, Mentholatum Company), and got milk with Batman [Christian Bale] (milk). Appear in various places in this issue.

Shadow Play (Table of Contents)

Bionicle: Battle for Metru Nui Part I: Shadow Play / advertisement / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Farshtey
Pencils:
Randy Elliott
Inks:
Randy Elliott
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Characters:
Roodaka; Sidorak (figure); Whenua; Visorak; Nuju

Indexer Notes

Advertising insert for Bionicle toys; this is an insert in the middle of the book (stapled separately). Story continues in October 2005 issue of Sports Illustrated for Kids.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superman Save Us!
    Superman
  2. 1. The Great Society
    Superman
  3. 2. DC in Demand 08.05
  4. 3. [House Advertisements]
  5. 4. [Ads]
  6. 5. Shadow Play
    Bionicle: Battle for Metru Nui Part I: Shadow Play
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  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Allen Ross
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
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