(January 24, 1989)

DC, 1988 Series
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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

Contains 6 stories. Also contains a promo feature, "Daily Planet", with information on the Invasion series. Substantial indexing information on this issue provided by Donald Dale Milne.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (cover)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Phantom Lady [Dee Tyler]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Etrigan The Demon; Superman [Kal-El aka. Clark Kent]; Wild Dog [Jack Wheeler]

Indexer Notes

Cover artist listed in Action Comics Weekly 635.

Exiles [(Part 1)] (Table of Contents)

Speedy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Verheiden
Pencils:
Louis Williams
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Julianna Ferriter
Letters:
Tim Harkins
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (story)
Job Number:
G-4359

Genre:
superhero; adventure
Characters:
Speedy [Roy Harper]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (flashback); Cheshire [aka. Jade] (flashback); Lian Harper; Owen Burley; Geniello; Mrs. Estavez
Synopsis:
Speedy tries to get a job as a private investigator, and is accosted by a mugger.

Indexer Notes

Continued in Action Comics Weekly 637. Penciller's name is mispelled as "Lewis Williams." Should be lableled Part 1 to match other parts.

[The Book of Pandemonium] or ["And Etrigan Waits"] (Table of Contents)

Etrigan The Demon / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant
Pencils:
Mark Pacella
Inks:
Bill Wray
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Dan Raspler (story)
Job Number:
G-4338

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Etrigan The Demon; Jason Blood; Glenda Mark; Randu; Jack; Malefik
Synopsis:
Jason Blood reluctantly performs an exorcism and calls upon Etrigan to help.

Indexer Notes

Continued in Action Comics Weekly 637.

All That Jazz (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Andy Kubert
Inks:
Andy Kubert
Colors:
Adam Kubert
Letters:
Tim Harkins
Editing:
Renee Witterstaetter (story)
Job Number:
G-4454

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Phantom Stranger; Loblow Jones; Ezra Griffith; Esther Griffith; Billie; Barbie; Sid
Synopsis:
The Phantom Stranger breaks a magic spell that a muscian was using to steal children.

The Face And The Voice! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (story)
Job Number:
G-4462

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Kal-El aka. Clark Kent]; Darkseid; Bob Galt; Mother Tierra
Synopsis:
Superman chases the Consortium away after they lose their power, and is confronted by Darkseid.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 635, continued in Action Comics Weekly 637.

Daddy's Girl (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Strazewski
Pencils:
Chuck Austen
Inks:
Gary Martin
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Mark Waid (story)
Job Number:
G-4519

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dee Tyler; Marie; Sarah; Mrs. Peel; Ms. Knight; Albert A. Tyler; Roger Richter; Edwin Guerrehart; Gronk
Synopsis:
Dee Tyler graduates from college and comes home to find her father in trouble.

Indexer Notes

Continued in Action Comics Weekly 637.

Wrong Turn; (Crack Up Chapter 1) (Table of Contents)

Wild Dog / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Max Collins
Pencils:
Terry Beatty
Inks:
John Nyberg
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Tim Harkins
Editing:
Brian Augustyn (story)
Job Number:
G-4414

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Wild Dog [Jack Wheeler]; Lou Godder; Georgie Washington; Willie Wallace
Synopsis:
Wild Dog injures a crack dealer and gives a job to a poor youngster.

Indexer Notes

Continued in Action Comics Weekly 637.

Invasion-Aftermath! (Table of Contents)

Daily Planet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Wally West]; Manhunter; Firestorm [Ronald Raymond and Professor Martin Stein]; Checkmate; Justice League International; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Guardian [Jim Harper]; Superman [Kal-El aka. Clark Kent]; Gangbuster [Jose Delgado]; Captain Atom [Nathaniel

Indexer Notes

Information on the Invasion series.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Phantom Lady
  2. 1. Exiles [(Part 1)]
    Speedy
  3. 2. [The Book of Pandemonium] or ["And Etrigan Waits"]
    Etrigan The Demon
  4. 3. All That Jazz
    The Phantom Stranger
  5. 4. The Face And The Voice!
    Superman
  6. 5. Daddy's Girl
    Phantom Lady
  7. 6. Wrong Turn; (Crack Up Chapter 1)
    Wild Dog
  8. 7. Invasion-Aftermath!
    Daily Planet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Brian Mowbray
  • Donald Dale Milne