Adventure Comics #476 [Direct Sales Variant]
(October 1980)

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Volume:
46
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1980-07-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Len Wein
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On sale date from 'Len's Line Up' listing on the letters page of J.L.A. #183.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-419

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Poseidon
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credits provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Poseidon Adventure (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-6771

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman; Poseidon (not the god); Mera (cameo)
Synopsis:
Aquaman is upset because Mera is missing. He encounters Poseidon, who claims to be the god of the seas. Poseidon forces Aquaman and various fish to attack the surface until Aquaman stops him.
Reprints:

Crown or Coffin? (Table of Contents)

Starman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Romeo Tanghal
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-6843

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Starman [Prince Gavyn]; Oswin; Clryssa; Jediah Rikane; Merria; Skam; Lizzie; Kandry; Divell; Rychen
Synopsis:
Starman overcomes Oswin but they both vanish when Starman destroys Mn'torr's staff.
Reprints:

[The Milk of Human Cruelty] (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Joe Staton
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-6750

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Plastic Man; Woozy Winks; Felicity Felix; Cheeseface; Edam O'Grottin; Fong Woo
Synopsis:
Plastic Man deals with the murderous Cheeseface.

Indexer Notes

Title from Comic Reader 181.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Aquaman
  2. 1. The Poseidon Adventure
    Aquaman
  3. 2. Crown or Coffin?
    Starman
  4. 3. [The Milk of Human Cruelty]
    Plastic Man
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