(July 26, 1988)

DC, 1988 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mike Gold (series); Brian Augustyn (associate)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

No cover date. Cover date backed off later issues. No letter column.


Deadman... The Demon Within! (Table of Contents)

Deadman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
David Lloyd
Inks:
David Lloyd
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (cover)

Genre:
Occult
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]; angels; devil

Indexer Notes

Cover artist listed in Action Comics Weekly 609.

Risky Business (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Peter David
Pencils:
Tod Smith
Inks:
Tod Smith
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Denny O'Neil (story)
Job Number:
G-3715

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Arisia; Morris Levine; Lt. Burt Rensaleer; Owz; Adam; Mr. Gordon
Synopsis:
Hal Jordan defeats a madman, without his ring, and gets some help from the police as another madman appears at his hotel room.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 609, continued in Action Comics Weekly 611.

Kenny and the Demon! (Table of Contents)

The Phantom Stranger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Kyle Baker
Inks:
Kyle Baker
Colors:
Petra Scotese
Letters:
Bert Workman
Editing:
Mike Carlin (story)
Job Number:
G-3749

Genre:
Occult
Characters:
The Phantom Stranger; Bruce Gordon; Kenny Bushmiller; unnamed demon
Synopsis:
The Phantom Stranger defeats an evil combination of magic/machine/man.

Indexer Notes

References The Phantom Stranger mini-series.

Catfight; (Chapter 10) (Table of Contents)

Deadman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Baron
Pencils:
Dan Jurgens
Inks:
Tony DeZuniga
Colors:
Liz Berube
Letters:
Steve Haynie
Editing:
Barbara Randall [Barbara Kesel] (story)
Job Number:
G-3908

Genre:
Occult
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Yakin; Stan Kriptman; President Ronald Reagan; Nancy Reagan; Mikhail Gorbachev; Raisa Gorbachev; Mr. Jones; Satan; Major Grace Kasaba
Synopsis:
Satan arrives to dispatch Yakin after Deadman disrupts his plans.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 609, continued in Action Comics Weekly 611.

Show & Tell (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Beatty
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (story)
Job Number:
G-3940 ?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Kal-El aka. Clark Kent]; Bob Galt; Perry White
Synopsis:
Bob Galt shows Clark Kent about the Superman cult.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 609, continued in Action Comics Weekly 611.

...Another Man's Poison (Table of Contents)

The Secret Six / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Carrie Spiegle
Editing:
Dick Giordano (story)
Job Number:
G-3658

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
second Secret Six [Tony Mantegna; Vic Sommers; Mitch Hoberman; Luke McKendrick; Ladonna Jameal; Dr. Maria Verdugo]; Rafael DiRienzi; employees of Farmer Ralph's Meats
Synopsis:
The undercover plan at Farmer Ralph's goes awry, and Rafael DiRienzi is held hostage by Mockingbird.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 609, continued in Action Comics Weekly 611.

Bitter Fruit (Part 2) (Table of Contents)

Black Canary / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Sharon Wright
Pencils:
Randy DuBurke
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Steve Haynie
Editing:
Mike Gold (story)
Job Number:
G-3852

Genre:
Superhero; Adventure
Characters:
Dinah Lance; Rita Librado; Doug Vallines; Barry Neiman; Gary DeMott; Vincent Scales
Synopsis:
Rita Librado discusses her family's problems with Dinah Lance, while a private detective closes in on the Librado family.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 609, continued in Action Comics Weekly 611.

Focus (Table of Contents)

Haywire / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Brian Augustyn
Editing:
Brian Augustyn (story)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Haywire

Indexer Notes

Article is about the new "Haywire" series.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Deadman... The Demon Within!
    Deadman
  2. 1. Risky Business
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Kenny and the Demon!
    The Phantom Stranger
  4. 3. Catfight; (Chapter 10)
    Deadman
  5. 4. Show & Tell
    Superman
  6. 5. ...Another Man's Poison
    The Secret Six
  7. 6. Bitter Fruit (Part 2)
    Black Canary
  8. 7. Focus
    Haywire
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