1940 -
Number of Issues:
36241
Web Site:
http://www.dccomics.com/

Used brand emblems:

Brand Emblem Name Issues Year Began Year Ended Notes
A DC Publication 152 1940 1944 The first DC brand. Followed by "A Superman DC Publication". It continued being used for "Picture Stories from the Bible" after the main titles had switched away. This brand was originally used from 1940 through 1944. Was revived in 2018 and used for Retro 1930s and 1940s Variant covers of Action Comics #1000.
A DC TV Comic [bullet] 57 1977 1981
A DC TV Comic [character] 18 1976 1977
A DC TV Comic; Whitman 0 1979 1980
A Superman DC Publication 1425 1941 1949 Previously "A DC Publication" and followed by "Superman DC National Comics". Used from 1941 to 1949.
A Superman DC Publication; U.S. Navy 6 1944 1945 Both brands on the covers of educational giveaway comics prepared for the U.S. Navy by DC/National done during 1944-1945.
A Tor Book; DC 2
Abril Jovem; DC 70
Bilal Library; Humanoids; DC Comics 5 2004 2005
Dark Horse Books; DC [swirl] 1 2008 2008
Dark Horse Comics [chess piece]; DC [bullet] 68 1991 2003
DC All Star 25 2005 2008 Used on two series: All Star Batman & Robin, The Boy Wonder and All Star Superman. All Star Wonder Woman was thought to be in the works.
DC and Marvel Present 3 1981 1982 Used for joint publications with DC.
DC Archive Editions 166 1989 2014
DC Blue Ribbon Digest 102 1979 1985
DC Comics 53 2000 2010 "DC Comics" in type, used primarily with collected editions of material that originated outside of DC, such as Will Eisner's Spirit and Elfquest, but also the DC Comics Classics Library.
DC Comics Millennium Editions 62 2000 2001 Brand logo appears as a gold foil seal on the covers of this series of DC reprint comics.
DC Comics Publications 22 1999 2000 Used in May 1999 issues of Adventure Comics, All-American Comics, All Star Comics, National Comics, Sensation Comics, Smash Comics, Star Spangled Comics and Thrilling Comics. Used in 2000 for DC 2000 #1-2 limited series.
DC Comics Pulp Heroes 23 1997 1997
DC Comics The Joe Kubert Library 8 2001 2010
DC Comics The Will Eisner Library 15 2000 2002
DC Comics [corner box] 106 2018 Used alongside the DC Universe brand.
DC Comics; 2000 AD 19 2004 2005
DC Comics; DC [bullet] 29 1998 1998 Both logos are used on #1,000,000 issues of November 1998. DC One Million 80-Page Giant #1,000,000 (August 1999) was the only #1,000,000 tie-in that didn't use this brand. It used just the DC [bullet] logo.
DC Comics; DC [swirl] 1 2008 2008
DC Comics; Vertigo 7 1993 2001 This has the DC Comics logo on top of the Vertigo logo.
DC Digest Comic 1 1972 1972 Vertical rectangle reading downward "D digest C comic". Used on Tarzan Digest #1, and apparently only there. It was also planned to be used for the Laurel and Hardy Digest, as shown in house ads printed in 1972, but that never came out.
DC Entertainment 35 2012 2013 Same as DC [peel], but with words DC Entertainment rather than DC Comics. According to the web site in February 2014, "DC Entertainment is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner.... DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world."
DC Nation 14 2012 2013 Same as DC [peel], but with words DC Nation rather than DC Comics. Accompanies television programming on Cartoon Network. Used both for the cartoons and for companion comic books.
DC National Comics 18 1952 1954 Mutt & Jeff #56-72 and #74 used a DC National Comics logo. The top half of the logo where Superman would be is blank.
DC Silver Edition 12 1992 1993
DC Universe 680 2018 New DC Universe Logo starting with February 2018 issues, first issues with this logo on sale 12/06/17.
DC [block] 59 1970 1974
DC [bullet - Johnny DC] 70 2004 2005
DC [bullet] 15523 1977 2018 Commonly called the DC bullet. Designed by Milton Glaser. Replaced by the DC Swirl. It was briefly revived in 2011 for the DC Retroactive 1980s and 1990s titles and again in 2018 for Action Comics #1000.
DC [bullet]; C Comico 2 1993 1993
DC [bullet]; Elseworlds 205 1991 2005
DC [bullet]; Homage Comics 9 1999 2000
DC [bullet]; Image 2 1999 2002
DC [bullet]; Malibu 2 1994 1995
DC [bullet]; Marvel 2 2003 2004
DC [bullet]; Marvel Comics 8 1995 1999
DC [bullet]; Marvel Comics; Elseworlds 1 1996 1996
DC [bullet]; Milestone 259 1993 2009
DC [bullet]; TSR 126 1988 1991
DC [bullet]; WildStorm WS Signature Series 1 2005 2005
DC [bullet]; WS [Wildstorm] 4 2002 2003
DC [character] 596 1970 1979 For a few years in the early seventies each DC title bore a symbol in which the only constant was the letters DC, usually followed by the title of the book and positioned under or over a picture of the main character. Ended in 1974, used during about 1979 with National Book Store publishers in the Philippines.
DC [circle and serifs] 2329 2016 New 2016 DC Rebirth circle design.
DC [circle and serifs] ; Archie Comics 6 2017
DC [circle and serifs]; Boom! Studios 7 2016
DC [circle and serifs]; Dynamite 5 2017 2017
DC [circle and serifs]; IDW Publishing 1 2016 2016
DC [circle] 658 1970 1979 The letters DC inside a circle. Originally a solid-colored circle (used on DC Special), then an open circle (used across the line, often with the series title inside), then a more compact open circle (used on the giant-size comics after the main line switched to the "The Line of DC Super Stars" brand). The last version was used for two faux-reprints in 1999-2000. Also used by National Book Store in the Philippines for their DC reprints.
DC [heart] 55 1970 1977 Used on the DC Romance titles.
DC [peel] 4160 2012 2016
DC [peel]; Dynamite 4 2014 2015
DC [peel]; IDW 6 2016 2016
DC [swirl] 5718 2005 2018 Replaced the DC "bullet". Followed by the DC "peel". Used 2005 to 2012, revived in 2018 for Action Comics #1000.
DC [swirl]; Dark Horse 20 Years 3 2007 2007
DC [swirl]; Elseworlds 5 2005 2010
DC [swirl]; First Wave 32 2010 2011 Short lived brand of pulp influenced comics.
DC [swirl]; Marvel 1 2008 2008
DC [swirl]; Milestone 3 2009 2010
DC [swirl]; Teshkeel Comics 6 2010 2011
DC [swirl]; Top Cow Productions, Inc. 2 2005 2007
DC [swirl]; Wildstorm 6 2008 2008
DC/Vertigo 34 2018
DC; Ediciones Zinco 194 1984 1996 Hasta 1986 ambos emblemas aparecían contiguos uno encima del otro, a partir de 1987 empezaron a salir separados. Usado para las reimpresiones de cómics DC publicadas por Ediciones Zinco.
DC; Tor 1
DC; Vertigo 793 1993 1998 This was a DC logo on top of a Vertigo logo.
DC; Vertigo Voices 4 1995 1995
DC; Vertigo; Vertigo Visions 3 1993 1995
DCFocus; DC [bullet] 32 2004 2005
Dino Comics; DC 173
Dino Verlag; DC 1
Dino; DC 23
Helix; DC Comics 93 1996 1998
Homage; DC Comics 1 1999 1999
Humanoids; DC Comics 31 2004 2005
Marvel Comics; DC [bullet] 20 1994 2000
Panini Comics; DC 75 2005 2011
Tangent Comics; DC [swirl] 14 1998 2009
The Line of DC Super-Stars 941 1973 2011 This brand originally ran from from 1973 through 1977. It was briefly revived in 2011 for the DC Retroactive 1970s titles. The previous brand was "DC" (frequently with the title or feature character afterward), and was also followed by "DC", in this case the four star bullet.
V2K; Vertigo; DC Comics 13 2000 2000 'I Die at Midnight' and 'Totems' (squarebound) have 'Vertigo / DC Comics' on spine. Other issues (saddle-stitched) have 'DC Comics' below 'Mature Readers' wording on left edge of cover.
Vertigo; DC Comics 706 1996 2002 This has the Vertigo logo on top of the DC Comics logo.
WildStorm Universe WS; DC [swirl] 2 2005 2006
Wildstorm WS; DC [bullet] 4 2000 2004
WS [Wildstorm] Eye of the Storm; DC [bullet] 1 2002 2004
WS [WildStorm]; DC [bullet]; Elseworlds 1 2002 2002
Issue Publication Date Indicia Publisher
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #1 [Direct] January 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #1 [Newsstand] January 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #1 [Canadian] January 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #2 [Direct] February 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #2 [Newsstand] February 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #2 [Canadian] February 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #3 [Direct] March 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #3 [Newsstand] March 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #3 [Canadian] March 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #4 [Direct] April 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #4 [Newsstand] April 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #4 [Canadian] April 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #5 [Direct] May 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #5 [Newsstand] May 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #5 [Canadian] May 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #6 [Direct] June 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #6 [Newsstand] June 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #6 [Canadian] June 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #7 [Direct] July 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #7 [Newsstand] July 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #7 [Canadian] July 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #8 [Direct] August 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #8 [Newsstand] August 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #8 [Canadian] August 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #9 September 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #10 October 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #11 November 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man (1986 series) #12 December 1986 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man Special (1987 series) #1 [April] 1987 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man Special (1987 series) #2 1988 DC Comics, Inc.
'Mazing Man Special (1987 series) #3 1990 DC Comics, Inc.
100 Bullets (1999 series) #1 August 1999 DC Comics
100 Bullets (2000 series) #1 - First Shot, Last Call [January] 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #2 September 1999 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #3 October 1999 DC Comics
100 Bullets (2000 series) #2 - Split Second Chance [January] 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #4 November 1999 DC Comics
100 Bullets (2000 series) #3 - Hang Up on the Hang Low [November] 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #5 December 1999 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #6 January 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #7 February 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #8 March 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #9 April 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #10 May 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #11 June 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #12 July 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #13 August 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #14 September 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #15 October 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #16 November 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #17 December 2000 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #18 January 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #19 February 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #20 March 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #21 April 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #22 May 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #23 June 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #24 July 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #25 August 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #26 September 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #27 October 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #28 November 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #29 December 2001 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #30 January 2002 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #31 February 2002 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #32 March 2002 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #33 April 2002 DC Comics
100 Bullets (1999 series) #34 May 2002 DC Comics
100% DC (2005 series) #1 - Superman / Lex Luthor - Lex Luthor: Mann aus Stahl Oktober 2005 ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #2 - Catwoman - Ein Krimi in sechs Akten ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #3 - Supergirl - Wahre Stärke ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #4 - Superman / Shazam! - Erster Donner ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #5 - Batman - Batman und die Monster-Männer ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #7 - Supergirl - Rollenspiele ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #8 - Flash - Diagnose Tempo-Tod ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #10 - Supergirl - Enthüllungen ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #11 - Flash - Am Limit ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #12 - Wonder Woman: Wer ist Wonder Woman? [Februar] 2008 Panini Verlags-GmbH (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #14 - Supergirl - Wieder vereint ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #15 - Flash - Die wilden Wests ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #17 - The Brave and the Bold - Das Buch des Schicksals [Januar] 2009 Panini Verlags-GmbH (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #18 - Supergirl - Jenseits von Gut und Böse ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #20 - Wonder Woman: Die Dunkle Seite des Paradieses [Juni] 2009 Panini Comics (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #21 - Flash - Schnelles Geld ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #22 - Supergirl - Vertrauensbruch ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #23 - Wonder Woman: Das Ende der Welt [Januar] 2010 Panini Verlags-GmbH (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #24 - Flash - Das war dein Leben, Wally West ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #25 - Supergirl - Wer ist Superwoman? ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100% DC (2005 series) #30 - Supergirl - Der Tod und die Familie! ? (DE Panini Deutschland)
100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-14 February 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-15 March 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-16 April 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-17 June 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-18 July 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-19 August 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-20 September 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-21 October 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
100-Page Super Spectacular (1973 series) #DC-22 November 1973 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
1st Issue Special (1975 series) #1 April 1975 National Periodical Publications, Inc.
1st Issue Special (1975 series) #2 May 1975 National Periodical Publications, Inc.