(1998)

DC, 1998 Series
 
Price:
11.95 USD; 16.95 CAD
Pages:
308
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
ISBN:
1-56389-385-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Bob Kahan; Jim Spivey (associate)
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Softcover
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

a new colored background under Jack Kirby's figure

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Evanier
Letters:
typeset

Orion Fights for Earth (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion (intro, first appearance); Lightray (intro); Metron (intro); Highfather [Izaya the Inheritor] (intro); Darkseid; Kalibak (intro); Victor Lanza (intro); Claudia Shane (intro); Dave Lincoln (intro); Harvey Lockman (intro); The "Source" (intro); New Genesis (intro); Apokolips (intro)
Synopsis:
Orion frees Lanza, Shane, Lincoln, and Lockman from Darkseid.
Reprints:

This is Light Ray (Table of Contents)

Light Ray / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lightray; Izaya
Reprints:

O' Deadly Darkseid (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Lightray; Izaya [as High Father]; Darkseid; Desaad; Mantis; Victor Lanza; Claudia Shane; Harvey Lockman; Dave Lincoln; Brola; The Deep Six (intro)
Synopsis:
Orion explains the nature of the war against Darkseid to Lanza, Shane, Lincoln, and Lockman.
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Death is the Black Racer (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Lightray; Metron; Victor Lanza; Claudia Shane; Dave Lincoln; Harvey Lockman; Intergang; Black Racer [Sgt. Willie Walker] (intro); Sugar-man; Badger; Verna Johnson; Ray Johnson
Synopsis:
The Black Racer comes to earth and takes possession of the body of Willie Walker
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Kalibak the Cruel! (Table of Contents)

New Gods / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kalibak
Reprints:

O'Ryan Gang and the Deep Six (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Metron; Darkseid; Black Racer; Esak; Izaya; Seagrin; Verna Johnson; Ray Johnson; Snaky Doyle; Intergang; Slig; Country Boy (from In the Days of the Mob); Orion
Synopsis:
Orion stops Inter-Gang and their "Jammer".
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Spawn (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Mike Royer

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Metron; Izaya; Kalibak; Dave Lincoln; Claudia Shane; Victor Lanza; Harvey Lockman; Sgt. Dan Turpin; Leviathan; Deep Six [Slig; Shark-Seed]; Nolan; Kalibak
Synopsis:
Orion battles Slig and the Deep Six. Kalibak arrives on Earth looking for Orion.
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The Glory Boat!! (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Mike Royer

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Lightray; Leviathan; The Deep Six [Jaffar; Shaligo; Trok; Gole; Pyron]; Farley Sheridan; Richard Sheridan; Lynn Sheridan
Synopsis:
Lightray and Orion battle the Deep Six while Farley and Richard Sheridan learn more about each other's views.
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The Pact (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion (origin); Metron; Izaya; Mr. Miracle [Scott Free] (origin); Granny Goodness; Darkseid; Heggra; Tigra; Avia; Steppenwolf (intro); Parademons
Synopsis:
The history of the war between New Genesis and Apokolips is told, and the pact made between Izaya and Darkseid that brought a temporary peace between the two.
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The Death Wish of Terrible Turpin! (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Lightray; Kalibak; Dan Turpin; Claudia Shane; Dave Lincoln; Matt Kiernan; Victor Lanza; Dolly Jarvis
Synopsis:
Kalibak and Orion battle, doing massive destruction, while Turpin and the Metropolis police force try to stop them.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pinup / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (gray tones)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mantis
Reprints:
  • From ?

The Bug! (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Mike Royer

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Forager (intro); Orion; Lightray; Mantis; Prime One; Eve Donner; Dave Lincoln; Queen Widow; Inspector Turpin
Synopsis:
Forager is given the task of searching out Orion and help him stop Mantis from mobilizing all the bugs into a large army.
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Earth---The Doomed Dominion (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Lightray; Forager; Mantis; Dave Lincoln; J. Mason Hartwell
Synopsis:
Mantis and his bug army invade Earth.
Reprints:

Darkseid and Sons! (Table of Contents)

New Gods / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Lightray; Kalibak; Desaad; Darkseid; Black Racer [Willie Walker]; Matt Kiernan; Dave Lincoln; Claudia Shane; Verna Johnson; Ray Johnson
Synopsis:
Kalibak escapes police custody and battles Orion. Kalibak is killed and taken by the Black Racer.
Reprints:

Young Gods of Supertown (Table of Contents)

New Gods / filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fastbak

Indexer Notes

Header page for the section containing three "Young Gods of Supertown" stories. Figure is taken from page one of story "Introducing Fastbak".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (gray tones)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kalibak

Introducing Fastbak (Table of Contents)

The Young Gods of Supertown / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fastbak; Izaya
Synopsis:
Fastbak test his Aero-Pads and evades the Monitors.
Reprints:

Vykin the Black! (Table of Contents)

The Young Gods of Supertown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Vykin the Black; Stanga
Synopsis:
Vykin stops a monster in the tunnels under New Genesis.
Reprints:

Beat the Black Racer!! (Table of Contents)

The Young Gods of Supertown / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fastbak; Black Racer; Esak; Para-Demons
Synopsis:
Fastbak races Black Racer for the life of Esak.
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Cover Gallery (Table of Contents)

New Gods / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion

Indexer Notes

Figure taken from the cover of New Gods #1?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (gray tones)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Racer [Willie Walker]

[The New Gods #1] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion
Reprints:

[The New Gods #2] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Darkseid; Desaad
Reprints:

[The New Gods #3] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Black Racer
Reprints:

[The New Gods #4] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Claudia Shane; Victor Lanza; Dave Lincoln; Harvey Lockman
Reprints:

[The New Gods #5] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Slig
Reprints:

[The New Gods #6] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Lightray
Reprints:

[The New Gods #7] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Steppenwolf; Izaya
Reprints:

[The New Gods #8] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Kalibak; Dan Turpin
Reprints:

[The New Gods #9] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lightray; Orion
Reprints:

[The New Gods #10] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Mantis; Forager
Reprints:

[The New Gods #11] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Kalibak; Black Racer
Reprints:

[New Gods #1] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Mike Thibodeaux (signed)
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Darkseid; Orion; Mantis; Kalibak
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

wrap-around cover

[New Gods #2] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Mike Royer (signed)
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Racer
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

wrap-around cover

[New Gods #3] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Mike Royer (signed)
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Slig; Lightray; Orion; Glory Boat
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

wrap-around cover

[New Gods #4] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Mike Royer (signed)
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Terrible Turpin; Kalibak
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

wrap-around cover

[New Gods #5] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Mike Thibodeaux (signed)
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion; Lightray; Mantis; Bug
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

wrap-around cover

[New Gods #6] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
D. Bruce Berry (signed)
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Darkseid; Orion; Lightray; DeSaad
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

wrap-around cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Listing of other DC trade paperbacks.

["There came a time when the old gods died..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (gray tones)
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Darkseid

Indexer Notes

Backcover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    New Gods
  2. 1. Introduction
  3. 2. Orion Fights for Earth
    New Gods
  4. 3. This is Light Ray
    Light Ray
  5. 4. O' Deadly Darkseid
    New Gods
  6. 5. Death is the Black Racer
    New Gods
  7. 6. Kalibak the Cruel!
    New Gods
  8. 7. O'Ryan Gang and the Deep Six
    New Gods
  9. 8. Spawn
    New Gods
  10. 9. The Glory Boat!!
    New Gods
  11. 10. The Pact
    New Gods
  12. 11. The Death Wish of Terrible Turpin!
    New Gods
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Pinup
  14. 13. The Bug!
    New Gods
  15. 14. Earth---The Doomed Dominion
    New Gods
  16. 15. Darkseid and Sons!
    New Gods
  17. 16. Young Gods of Supertown
    New Gods
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    New Gods
  19. 18. Introducing Fastbak
    The Young Gods of Supertown
  20. 19. Vykin the Black!
    The Young Gods of Supertown
  21. 20. Beat the Black Racer!!
    The Young Gods of Supertown
  22. 21. Cover Gallery
    New Gods
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    New Gods
  24. 23. [The New Gods #1]
    New Gods
  25. 24. [The New Gods #2]
    New Gods
  26. 25. [The New Gods #3]
    New Gods
  27. 26. [The New Gods #4]
    New Gods
  28. 27. [The New Gods #5]
    New Gods
  29. 28. [The New Gods #6]
    New Gods
  30. 29. [The New Gods #7]
    New Gods
  31. 30. [The New Gods #8]
    New Gods
  32. 31. [The New Gods #9]
    New Gods
  33. 32. [The New Gods #10]
    New Gods
  34. 33. [The New Gods #11]
    New Gods
  35. 34. [New Gods #1]
    New Gods
  36. 35. [New Gods #2]
    New Gods
  37. 36. [New Gods #3]
    New Gods
  38. 37. [New Gods #4]
    New Gods
  39. 38. [New Gods #5]
    New Gods
  40. 39. [New Gods #6]
    New Gods
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
  42. 41. ["There came a time when the old gods died..."]
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