Action Comics #536 [Direct Edition]
(October 1982)

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Volume:
45
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
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

["What am I bid for the right to kill Superman?"] (Table of Contents)

Superman & Omega Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rich Buckler (signed)
Inks:
Frank Giacoia (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-3962

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Mole; Omega Men [Primus; Kalista; Nimbus; Broot]
Keywords:
bondage; extraterrestrials

Battle Beneath the Earth! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kupperberg (script); Marv Wolfman (plot)
Pencils:
Joe Staton
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
S-3972

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; The Mole (villain); Lord Satanis (flashback); Syrene (flashback); Primus; Kalista; Nimbus; Harpis; Broot (all as the Omega Men, all guest-stars); Cave Carson (guest-star); Wonder Girl; Changeling; Kid Flash; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Raven; Cyborg (all as the New Teen Titans, all cameo)
Synopsis:
Superman, at half-power and captured by the Mole, is put up for auction. Lois Lane and the Omega Men track down Cave Carson to get his help in finding Superman. The group saves Superman, and he takes the Omega Men to the Justice League satellite to get them fuel. While there, Superman rescues the New Teen Titans from dying in space.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fortress of Solitude; Justice League Satellite

Indexer Notes

Omega Men story continues in New Teen Titans #24.

I Talk to the Seas, But They Don't Listen to Me! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Alex Saviuk
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
Ann Kaye
Job Number:
S-3955

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Mera (cameo)
Synopsis:
Aquaman misses his wife, and his having weird dreams about her. He volunteers for a Navy experiment to examine memories, and meets a woman who looks just like Mera.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["What am I bid for the right to kill Superman?"]
    Superman & Omega Men
  2. 1. Battle Beneath the Earth!
    Superman
  3. 2. I Talk to the Seas, But They Don't Listen to Me!
    Aquaman
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