(November 1985)

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Volume:
?
Price:
1.25 USD
Pages:
48
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
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.

Bannered as "Special Crisis Cross-over."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Superboy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Eduardo Barreto
Inks:
Eduardo Barreto
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman (of Earth-1); Superboy (of Earth-Prime)
Reprints:

Year of the Comet (Table of Contents)

Superman; Superboy / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot Maggin
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Al Williamson
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Ed King

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Earth-1]; Superboy [Earth-Prime] (intro, origin); Superman Revenge Squad (villains); Laurie Lemmon; Jerry Kent; Naomi Kent
Synopsis:
Superman is tossed over into Earth-Prime by the Superman Revenge Squad. He meets his younger counterpart on this world, who has just recently acquired his powers, and Superman later returns to Earth-1 just before the Crisis hits Earth-Prime (off-panel).

Indexer Notes

Crisis Cross-Over. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Continued in both Superman 414 and Crisis 10.

The Origin of Superboy-Prime! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot Maggin
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Al Williamson
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Ed King

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Earth-Prime] (origin); Krypton; Jor-El; Lara; Concilor Durkin; Councilor Marya; Grundoon; Jerry Kent; Naomi Kent; Laurie Lemmon; Superman [Earth-1] (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Crisis tie-in. Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Superboy
  2. 1. Year of the Comet
    Superman; Superboy
  3. 2. The Origin of Superboy-Prime!
    Superboy
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  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
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  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Clayton Emery