All-Star Squadron #33 [direct-sales]
(May 1984)

DC, 1981 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1984-01-31
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Janice Race (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Awesome Origin Issue! (Table of Contents)

All-Star Squadron / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rick Hoberg (signed)
Inks:
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-665

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Freedom Fighters [Black Condor; The Ray; Uncle Sam; Phantom Lady; Doll Man]

The Battle of Santa Barbara--Times Two! (Table of Contents)

All-Star Squadron / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Rick Hoberg
Inks:
Bill Collins
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
David Cody Weiss [as Cody]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Freedom Fighters [Phantom Lady; Black Condor; Human Bomb; The Ray; Doll Man; Uncle Sam; Red Bee]; All-Star Squadron [Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Liberty Belle; Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]; Firebrand [Danette Reilly]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Robotman [Robert Crane] (flashback); Hawkman [Carter Hall] (flashback); Green Lantern [Alan Scott] (flashback); Wonder Woman (Earth-2) (flashback)]; Rick Cannon (flashback); Neptune Perkins; Tsunami (intro, villain); Baron Blitzkrieg (cameo); Hourman [Rex Tyler] (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Re-intro Neptune Perkins (from Flash Comics (DC, 1940 series) #68 and #81). Intro and first Tsunami. Both later appear in Young All-Stars (DC, 1987 series). This story describes events leading to the formation of the Freedom Fighters from the World War II-era Quality characters. Story continued from previous issue; story continues in next issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

All-Star Squadroom / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Brian Pearce (All-Star Squadron illustration)
Inks:
Brian Pearce (All-Star Squadron illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-1559?

Characters:
All-Star Squadron [Robotman [Robert Crane]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Liberty Belle; Dr. Mid-Nite; Plastic Man; Atom [Al Pratt]; Johnny Quick [Johnny Chambers]]

Indexer Notes

Includes letters reviewing All-Star Squadron #28, including one from Mart Nodell.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Awesome Origin Issue!
    All-Star Squadron
  2. 1. The Battle of Santa Barbara--Times Two!
    All-Star Squadron
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    All-Star Squadroom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein