Action Comics #546 [Direct-Sales]
(August 1983)

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Volume:
46
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1983-05-03
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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Showdown! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks:
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-4169

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Wonder Woman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Firestorm; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Zatanna; Red Tornado; Aquaman (mostly hidden by UPC); Green Arrow; Black Canary (all as the Justice League of America); Wonder Girl; Cyborg; The Changeling; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash; Starfire (all as the New Teen Titans)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits and job number confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics March, 2007. Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Showdown! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Todd Klein
Job Number:
S-4191

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lana Lang; Morgan Edge; Sam Lane; Ella Lane; Brainiac (villain); Justice League of America [Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Zatanna; Firestorm [Ronnie Raymond and Martin Stein]; Red Tornado [John Smith]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]]; Teen Titans [Raven; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Terra [Tara Markov]]
Synopsis:
Superman gathers the Justice League and the Teen Titans to help battle Brainiac and his alien army.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Action Comics #545 (July 1983). Page count and job number confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics March, 2007.

Action / Reaction (Table of Contents)

Action / Reaction / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
S-4174

Indexer Notes

Page count and job number confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics March, 2007.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Showdown!
    Superman
  2. 1. Showdown!
    Superman
  3. 2. Action / Reaction
    Action / Reaction
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