World's Finest Comics #302 [direct-sales]
(April 1984)

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Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1984-01-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Roger Slifer
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #161, 170, 179, 188, 223-228, 230)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ed Hannigan (signed)
Inks:
Klaus Janson (signed)
Colors:
?
Job Number:
C-615

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman
Reprints:

The Superman-Batman Split! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Bates
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Supergirl; Batgirl; Jimmy Olsen; Robin; Ronald Jason (actor, death); Dur [Ronald Jason]; Tiron [Ronald Jason]; Desmond Jason (Ronald's brother, scientist, death)
Synopsis:
Ronald Jason, an actor who has only a few weeks of life after explosion of 'artificial radioactive element' created by his brother Desmond Ronald (who died because of the explosion) is trying to trick Superman (who takes Batgirl to his team) and Batman (who takes Supergirl to his team) against one another playing two aliens, Dur and Tiron.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batcave; Batplane; Fortress of Solitude; Gotham City Park; green kryptonite; Kandor; Stanhope College

Indexer Notes

Character list and synopsis from Tomo Jacobson, November 2008. This story consists of two parts--Part I (9 pages) and "Part II A Tale of 3 Teams" (9 pages).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Meanwhile... / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

No Rest For Heroes! (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
David Anthony Kraft
Pencils:
David Mazzucchelli
Inks:
Rodin Rodriguez
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Duncan Andrews

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Batman; Justice League of America [Hawkman; Green Lantern; Green Arrow; Zatanna; Elongated Man; Wonder Woman; Red Tornado; Firestorm] (cameo); Outsiders [Halo; Black Lightning; Katana; Geo-Force] (cameo)
Synopsis:
The story takes place after "World's Finest #300." Superman and Batman are deciding to go to sit and rest in Hatari Pub before going back to their cities and getting into small pub fight.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Batplane

Indexer Notes

Character list and synopsis from Tomo Jacobson, November 2008.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

From the World's Finest Comics Fans / letters page / 1.2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-1577

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Charles David Haskell, Kevin T. Brown, Donavon R. Ice Jr., Jason Mills, and P.B.

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Star Trek / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain James T. Kirk
Keywords:
U.S.S. Enterprise
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. The Superman-Batman Split!
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Meanwhile...
  4. 3. No Rest For Heroes!
    Superman and Batman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    From the World's Finest Comics Fans
  6. 5. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Star Trek
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Clayton Emery
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Allen Ross