(September 1984)

DC, 1983 Series
Price:
0.00 Free
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Mike Flynn
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Keith Giffen; Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez; Ross Andru; Dan Jurgens; George Perez; Tod Smith; Paris Cullins; Dan Day; Gene Colan; Jerry Ordway; Frank Miller; Chuck Patton; Alex Nino
Inks:
Larry Mahlstedt; Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez; Rick Magyar; Mike DeCarlo; George Perez; Romeo Tanghal; Paris Cullins; Dick Giordano; Klaus Janson; Jerry Ordway; Jim Aparo; Alex Nino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense; science fiction; superhero; teen

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover is composite of partial covers from various DC series.

[One evening...in the Editorial Offices of a Great Metropolitan Newspaper...] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Hembeck
Pencils:
Fred Hembeck
Inks:
Fred Hembeck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Clark Kent
Synopsis:
Jimmy tells Perry that there is a problem inserting the DC Sampler into the next edition of The Daily Planet.

Indexer Notes

On inside front and back covers. Credits confirmed with Fred Hembeck via email.

[I Want You to Read Atari Force] (Table of Contents)

Atari Force / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Dark Destroyer; Hukka; Pakrat; Dart; Tempest; Martin Champion; Babe; Morphea; Blackjak
Synopsis:
Pakrat introduces the cast of Atari Force.

[Twice Each Month! Twice the Thrills!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

New Teen Titans / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[Enter the Lost World of... The Warlord] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Warlord / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

When the Law Is Not Enough! (Table of Contents)

Vigilante / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Ross Andru
Colors:
?
Letters:
Todd Klein (see note)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Vigilante [Adrian Chase]; The Electrocutioner
Synopsis:
Vigilante evades the pursuit of a helicopter and an ambush by the Electrocutioner.

Indexer Notes

Other than an opening caption, this is a wordless story. Todd Klein credit for lettering from his website (kleinletters.com).

[Warriors! Exiles! Patriots!] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Omega Men / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[This is...Jemm, Son of Saturn] (Table of Contents)

Jemm, Son of Saturn / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Potter
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Klaus Janson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Luther Mannkin; Jemm, Son of Saturn
Synopsis:
Luther Mannkin meets the alien Jemm.

[Riddle: What Has...] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Infinity, Inc. / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[This Is the Place] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Saga of the Swamp Thing / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[The World's Greatest Super-Heroes] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Justice League of America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[If You Don't Know Who These People Are...] (Table of Contents)

Batman and the Outsiders / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jim Aparo

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Geo-Force; Halo; Metamorpho; Katana; Black Lightning; The Master of Disaster
Synopsis:
An omniscient narrator introduces the characters, reviews their past adventures, and previews their future ones.

[She Has Seven Seconds to Save a World] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Thriller / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[The Enterprise Vs. Klingon Warbirds] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Star Trek / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[Why Is This Blue Man Smiling?] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Blue Devil / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[A Reign of Evil Has Ended and the Gemworld Is at Peace...] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Amethyst / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[Once Upon a Time That Hasn't Happened Yet...] (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Keith Giffen
Inks:
Larry Mahlstedt?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Ultra Boy; Bouncing Boy; Dream Girl; Mon-El; Blok; Element Lad; Wildfire; Dawnstar; Sun Boy; Timber Wolf; Brainiac 5; Darkseid; Dr. Gym'll
Synopsis:
Dr. Gym'll tells some youthful aliens about the Legion, fairy-tale style.

[Q. What Do You Get in the DC Digests?] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Best of DC / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [One evening...in the Editorial Offices of a Great Metropolitan Newspaper...]
  3. 2. [I Want You to Read Atari Force]
    Atari Force
  4. 3. [Twice Each Month! Twice the Thrills!]
    New Teen Titans
  5. 4. [Enter the Lost World of... The Warlord]
    Warlord
  6. 5. When the Law Is Not Enough!
    Vigilante
  7. 6. [Warriors! Exiles! Patriots!]
    Omega Men
  8. 7. [This is...Jemm, Son of Saturn]
    Jemm, Son of Saturn
  9. 8. [Riddle: What Has...]
    Infinity, Inc.
  10. 9. [This Is the Place]
    The Saga of the Swamp Thing
  11. 10. [The World's Greatest Super-Heroes]
    Justice League of America
  12. 11. [If You Don't Know Who These People Are...]
    Batman and the Outsiders
  13. 12. [She Has Seven Seconds to Save a World]
    Thriller
  14. 13. [The Enterprise Vs. Klingon Warbirds]
    Star Trek
  15. 14. [Why Is This Blue Man Smiling?]
    Blue Devil
  16. 15. [A Reign of Evil Has Ended and the Gemworld Is at Peace...]
    Amethyst
  17. 16. [Once Upon a Time That Hasn't Happened Yet...]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  18. 17. [Q. What Do You Get in the DC Digests?]
    The Best of DC
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  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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