(October 1987)

DC, 1982 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Denny O'Neil; Barbara Randall (Associate Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint, later Mando interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Firestorm vs. The Suicide Squad (Table of Contents)

Firestorm / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Brozowski [as Bro] (signed)
Inks:
Bob Lewis (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Firestorm; Suicide Squad [Killer Frost; Deadshot; Captain Boomerang; Colonel Rick Flag; Slipknot; Multiplex]

Through the Gauntlet (Table of Contents)

Firestorm / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
John Ostrander
Pencils:
Joe Brozowski
Inks:
Sam de la Rosa
Colors:
Nansi Hoolahan
Letters:
Duncan Andrews
Job Number:
G-3199

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Atom (on television); Firestorm [Ronnie Raymond; Professor Martin Stein]; Ed Raymond; Felicity; Firehawk [Lorraine Reilly]; Pozhar [Mikhail Arkadin]; Zastrow; Suicide Squad [Colonel Rick Flag; Deadshot; Captain Boomerang; Killer Frost; Slipknot; Multiplex]; Tolliver; Justice League [Batman; Martian Manhunter; Guy Gardner; Mister Miracle; Blue Beetle; Black Canary]; Ronald Reagan (Cameo); Amanda Waller (Cameo); Parasite (Villain)
Synopsis:
Firestorm wants to turn himself in, but before they can do that, the Suicide Squad attacks.

Indexer Notes

Continued in Annual #5.
Firestorm gains a new, harder, less forgiving personality as the book turns towards a harder story-telling style with scripter Ostrander.

["Dear Barbara and Denny, It's been 60 issues..."] (Table of Contents)

Nuclear Reactions / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil (column); Barbara Randall (letter replies)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2846

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers H. Scott Jolley, Roy Cleary, Will Davis, Colin Fraser, Jerrod Cline, Pete Barnett, Edward Campbell.
From the Den column by O'Neil.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Firestorm vs. The Suicide Squad
    Firestorm
  2. 1. Through the Gauntlet
    Firestorm
  3. 2. ["Dear Barbara and Denny, It's been 60 issues..."]
    Nuclear Reactions
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • David Southwood
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Donald Dale Milne