([September] 2008)

DC, 2007 Series
Volume:
2
Price:
16.99 USD; 19.99 CAD
Pages:
532
On-sale date:
2008-09-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
ISBN:
978-1-4012-1976-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978140121976551699
Editing:
Peter Hamboussi (editor - collected edition); Sean Mackiewicz (editor - collected edition)
Format:
Color Cover, Black & White Interiors; Standard Modern Age US; Softcover; Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Indicia title: SHOWCASE PRESENTS METAL MEN.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Colors:
Drew Moore

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Chemo
Reprints:

Robots for Sale! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Robots for Sale! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

I Married a Robot! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

I Married a Robot! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

The Dinosaur Who Stayed for Dinner! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

The Dinosaur Who Stayed for Dinner! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Metal Men [Platinum; Gold; Lead; Iron; Tin; Mercury; Nameless]; Will Magnus
Reprints:

The Man-Horse of Hades! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metamorpho; Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramona Fradon
Inks:
Charles Paris
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metamorpho [Rex Mason]; Metal Men [Gold; Platinum; Tin; Lead; Iron; Mercury]
Reprints:

Wreck the Renegade Robots (Table of Contents)

Metamorpho; Metal Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metamorpho [Rex Mason]; Metal Men [Gold; Platinum; Tin; Mercury; Lead; Iron]; Simon Stagg; Sapphire Stagg; Java; Doc Magnus; The Master [Professor Kurt Borian]
Synopsis:
Metamorpho goes to Doc Magnus for help being returned to normal and ends up helping the Doc when the Metal Men are turned evil by The Master.
Reprints:

Birthday Cake for a Cannibal Robot! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doc Magnus; Metal Men [Gold; Platinum; Lead; Iron; Tin; Mercury; Nameless]
Reprints:

Birthday Cake for a Cannibal Robot! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doc Magnus; Metal Men [Gold; Platinum; Lead; Iron; Tin; Mercury; Nameless]; Dr. Yes
Synopsis:
The Metal Men reconstruct Dr. Yes's robot with a responsometer to have it lead them to Dr. Yes. But Dr. Yes turns the tables and the Metal Men have to fight and destroy the robot again, and still do not find his lair.
Reprints:

The Metal Men vs. the Plastic Perils (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Reprints:

The Metal Men vs the Plastic Perils! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Batman (cameo); Robin (cameo); Flash (cameo); Wonder Woman (cameo)
Reprints:

Attack of the Sizzler! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Attack of the Sizzler! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
HM

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Doc Magnus; Metal Men [Platinum, Mercury, Gold, Lead, Iron, Tin]; Nameless; The Sizzler
Synopsis:
Metal Men are transformed into humans, Doc into a robot.
Reprints:

Rage of the Lizard! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men; Dr. William Magnus
Reprints:

Rage of the Lizard! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
HM

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. William Magnus; Gold; Iron; Mercury; Platinum; Lead; Tin; Nameless; Professor Snakelocks; Professor Snakelocks' army; The Sizzler; The Lizard; The Lizard's army
Synopsis:
Professor Snakelocks' creation, The Sizzler, has been adopted by the Metal Men after changing Doc Magnus into a robot. Professor Snakelocks attempts to destroy the Metal Men but is turned into a robot by The Sizzler after being captured. Platinum is so distraught over The Sizzler's apparent affection for Doc Magnus that she runs away, where the Lizard makes her a hostage in a plan to kill Doc Magnus. Platinum saves Doc at the last minute, and the Sizzler changes both Doc and Professor Snakelocks back to humans.
Reprints:

The Balloon Man Hangs High! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Balloon Man
Reprints:

The Balloon Man Hangs High! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 21.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
HM

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Balloon Man
Reprints:

Chemo -- The Chemical Menace! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Chemo
Reprints:

Return of Chemo -- The Chemical Menace! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 21.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Nameless; Chemo
Reprints:

Menace of the Metal Mods! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

Menace of the Metal Mods! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 22.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
HM

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

Startling Origin of the Metal Men! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]
Reprints:

The Startling Origin of the Metal Men! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 21.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
JG

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

You Can't Trust a Robot! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]
Reprints:

You Can't Trust a Robot! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 21.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

The Robot-Eater of Metalas 5! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]
Reprints:

The Robot Eater from Metalas 5! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 21.5 pages (report information)

Script:
John Braillard
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Dr. Will Magnus]; Nameless; Torgola; Horbok; Dr. Helen Ethos
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In book, script incorrectly credited to Robert Kanigher.

Terrors of the Forbidden Dimension! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin; Nameless]; Doc Magnus [Will Magnus]
Reprints:

Terrors of the Forbidden Dimension! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 27.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
Ray Holloway

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin; Nameless]; Doc Magnus [Will Magnus]; King Dymond
Synopsis:
When Doc is killed by radiation, the Metal Men journey to another dimension to find a way to revive him, but their powers are weirdly altered in that other place.
Reprints:

The Amazing School for Robots! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Platinum; Tin]; Doc Magnus [Will Magnus]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In book, inks credited to Gil Kane.

The Amazing School for Robots! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 21.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

The Robot Amazon Blues! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Jack Abel
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Gold; Tin; Mercury; Platinum; Iron; Lead; Nameless; Will Magnus
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Nick Caputo. In book, inks credited to Mike Esposito.

The "Metal Woman Blues"! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 21.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Destroy the Metal Men (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
George Roussos
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Recipe to Kill a Robot! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 21.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
George Roussos
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Wanted Dead Not Alive! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Jack Abel
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Death Comes Calling! (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 22.17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
George Roussos
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Gold; Tin; Platinum; Mercury; Iron; Lead
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Nick Caputo. In book, inks credited to George Roussos.

Danger--Doom Dummies (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / comic story / 22.17 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kanigher
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
George Roussos
Letters:
?

Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  2. 1. Robots for Sale!
    Metal Men
  3. 2. Robots for Sale!
    Metal Men
  4. 3. I Married a Robot!
    Metal Men
  5. 4. I Married a Robot!
    Metal Men
  6. 5. The Dinosaur Who Stayed for Dinner!
    Metal Men
  7. 6. The Dinosaur Who Stayed for Dinner!
    Metal Men
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  9. 8. The Man-Horse of Hades!
    Metal Men
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Metamorpho; Metal Men
  11. 10. Wreck the Renegade Robots
    Metamorpho; Metal Men
  12. 11. Birthday Cake for a Cannibal Robot!
    Metal Men
  13. 12. Birthday Cake for a Cannibal Robot!
    Metal Men
  14. 13. The Metal Men vs. the Plastic Perils
    Metal Men
  15. 14. The Metal Men vs the Plastic Perils!
    Metal Men
  16. 15. Attack of the Sizzler!
    Metal Men
  17. 16. Attack of the Sizzler!
    Metal Men
  18. 17. Rage of the Lizard!
    Metal Men
  19. 18. Rage of the Lizard!
    Metal Men
  20. 19. The Balloon Man Hangs High!
    Metal Men
  21. 20. The Balloon Man Hangs High!
    Metal Men
  22. 21. Chemo -- The Chemical Menace!
    Metal Men
  23. 22. Return of Chemo -- The Chemical Menace!
    Metal Men
  24. 23. Menace of the Metal Mods!
    Metal Men
  25. 24. Menace of the Metal Mods!
    Metal Men
  26. 25. Startling Origin of the Metal Men!
    Metal Men
  27. 26. The Startling Origin of the Metal Men!
    Metal Men
  28. 27. You Can't Trust a Robot!
    Metal Men
  29. 28. You Can't Trust a Robot!
    Metal Men
  30. 29. The Robot-Eater of Metalas 5!
    Metal Men
  31. 30. The Robot Eater from Metalas 5!
    Metal Men
  32. 31. Terrors of the Forbidden Dimension!
    Metal Men
  33. 32. Terrors of the Forbidden Dimension!
    Metal Men
  34. 33. The Amazing School for Robots!
    Metal Men
  35. 34. The Amazing School for Robots!
    Metal Men
  36. 35. The Robot Amazon Blues!
    Metal Men
  37. 36. The "Metal Woman Blues"!
    Metal Men
  38. 37. Destroy the Metal Men
    Metal Men
  39. 38. Recipe to Kill a Robot!
    Metal Men
  40. 39. Wanted Dead Not Alive!
    Metal Men
  41. 40. Death Comes Calling!
    Metal Men
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  43. 42. Danger--Doom Dummies
    Metal Men
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  • Jim Van Dore
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