([July] 2006)

DC, 2006 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
49.99 USD; 69.99 CAD
Pages:
254
On-sale date:
2006-07-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Archive Editions
ISBN:
1-4012-0774-X Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978140120774854999
Editing:
Scott Nybakken (collected edition); Alex Jay (series design); Studio J. (series design); Peter Hamboussi (publication design)
Color:
color
Paper Stock:
glossy paper dust jacket
Binding:
hardcover with dust jacket

Issue Notes

Collecting Showcase #37-40 and Metal Men #1-5.
Black and white reconstruction on selected interior covers by Jamison.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doc Magnus; Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
Typeset

Foreword (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Didio
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Dan Didio writes the introduction.

[Cover - Showcase #37] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

The Flaming Doom (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Col. Henry Caspar
Synopsis:
The newly created Metal Men battle a pre-historic monster.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First appearance and origin of team.

[Cover - Showcase #38] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

The Nightmare Menace! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Von Vroon; Col. Henry Caspar
Synopsis:
The Metal Men battle a robot built by a foreign power and designed to cause their powers to malfunction.
Reprints:

[Cover - Showcase #39] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

The Deathless Doom! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Col. Henry Caspar; Dr. Ramsey Norton; Chemo
Synopsis:
The Metal Men battle Chemo.
Reprints:

[Cover - Showcase #40] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

The Day the Metal Men Melted! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Col. Henry Caspar; Villain: Chemo
Synopsis:
The Metal Men battle Chemo after he turns Doc Magnus into a radioactive giant.
Reprints:

[Cover - Metal Men #1] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

Rain of the Missile Men! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; The Missle Men
Synopsis:
The Metal Men battle the Missile Men.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

1st mention of "responsometers."

[Cover - Metal Men #2] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

Robots of Terror! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Barium; Aluminum; Calcium; Zirconium; Sodium; Plutonium; Marsha
Synopsis:
Platinum builds a robot duplicate of Doc Magnus who in turn builds a new set of Metal Men.
Reprints:

[Cover - Metal Men #3] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

The Moon's Invisible Army! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Synopsis:
Doc Magnus builds a new Platinum, sans emotions.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

1st use of Doc's Thought Power X image-field.

[Cover - Metal Men #4] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

The Bracelet of Doomed Heroes! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Tin Amazons
Synopsis:
Tin is kidnapped by alien robots.
Reprints:

[Cover - Metal Men #5] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

Menace of the Mammoth Robots! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Kanigher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Tin Amazon
Synopsis:
The Metal Men battle alien robots to rescue Tin.
Reprints:

Biographies (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Biographies for Ross Andru, Mike Esposito and Robert Kanigher.

[Cover Gallery] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Jamison (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Foreword
    Metal Men
  4. 3. [Cover - Showcase #37]
    Metal Men
  5. 4. The Flaming Doom
    Metal Men
  6. 5. [Cover - Showcase #38]
    Metal Men
  7. 6. The Nightmare Menace!
    Metal Men
  8. 7. [Cover - Showcase #39]
    Metal Men
  9. 8. The Deathless Doom!
    Metal Men
  10. 9. [Cover - Showcase #40]
    Metal Men
  11. 10. The Day the Metal Men Melted!
    Metal Men
  12. 11. [Cover - Metal Men #1]
    Metal Men
  13. 12. Rain of the Missile Men!
    Metal Men
  14. 13. [Cover - Metal Men #2]
    Metal Men
  15. 14. Robots of Terror!
    Metal Men
  16. 15. [Cover - Metal Men #3]
    Metal Men
  17. 16. The Moon's Invisible Army!
    Metal Men
  18. 17. [Cover - Metal Men #4]
    Metal Men
  19. 18. The Bracelet of Doomed Heroes!
    Metal Men
  20. 19. [Cover - Metal Men #5]
    Metal Men
  21. 20. Menace of the Mammoth Robots!
    Metal Men
  22. 21. Biographies
  23. 22. [Cover Gallery]
    Metal Men
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Per Sandell
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mark Muller
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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