(April 1976)

DC, 1975 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.30 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing:
Gerry Conway; Paul Levitz (assistant editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Return of the New Gods (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Giordano (signed) [as DG]
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed) [as DG]
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
John Workman
Job Number:
C-194

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
New Gods [Orion; Lightray; Mister Miracle; Big Barda; Metron]

Indexer Notes

credits via Carl Gafford, GCD Error list June 8, 2010.

Twinkieless Gotham City (Table of Contents)

Batman; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Penguin; Commissioner Jim Gordon; unnamed accomplice of the Penguin
Synopsis:
The Penguin has hypnotized all the Twinkie delivery men in Gotham City and no Twinkies are being delivered, but Batman and Robin capture the Penguin who agrees to release the spell.

Indexer Notes

An advertisement for Hostess products featuring DC characters and produced by DC staff.

Lest Night Fall Forever! (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway (plot); Denny O'Neil (dialogue)
Pencils:
Mike Vosburg
Inks:
Mike Vosburg
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-140

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Kalibak; Highfather [Izaya]; Big Barda; Mr. Miracle [Scott Free]; Metron; Parademons
Synopsis:
Orion fights Kalibak and the New Gods are attacked by Parademons on New Genesis.

Chapter Two: A Secret Unveiled! (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway (plot); Denny O'Neil (dialogue)
Pencils:
Mike Vosburg
Inks:
Mike Vosburg
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Highfather [Izaya]; Metron; Big Barda; Mr. Miracle [Scott Free]; Kalibak; Granny Goodness; Darkseid; Doctor Bedlam
Synopsis:
Orion travels to Earth looking for Darkseid and finds only Kalibak and Granny Goodness.

Justice For All Includes Children, 2. (Table of Contents)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Superman
Synopsis:
Superman teaches kids not to fear the police.

Chapter Three: Confrontation! (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway (plot); Denny O'Neil (dialogue)
Pencils:
Mike Vosburg
Inks:
Mike Vosburg
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Highfather [Izaya]; Metron; Kalibak; Darkseid; Doctor Bedlam
Synopsis:
Orion finally reaches Darkseid, only to find that he can not attack him without destroying the Earth.

The Story Behind the Story (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
C-195

Synopsis:
Background information on the New Gods.

Indexer Notes

Mentions that this is the last issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Return of the New Gods
    New Gods
  2. 1. Twinkieless Gotham City
    Batman; Hostess
  3. 2. Lest Night Fall Forever!
    New Gods
  4. 3. Chapter Two: A Secret Unveiled!
    New Gods
  5. 4. Justice For All Includes Children, 2.
    Superman
  6. 5. Chapter Three: Confrontation!
    New Gods
  7. 6. The Story Behind the Story
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