The Best of DC #34 [Newsstand]
(March 1983)

DC, 1979 Series
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Volume
5
Price
1.25 USD
Pages
100
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1982-12-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Barcode
0709893173003
Editing
Bob Rozakis; Nicola Cuti; Carl Gafford
Color
Color
Dimensions
5" x 6.75"
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #34 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Metal Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ed Hannigan [as Hannigan] (signed)
Inks
Bruce Patterson (signed with symbol)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-232
Genre
superhero
Characters
Metal Men [Iron; Gold; Lead; Mercury; Tin; Platinum]; Chemo

Indexer Notes

Issue number [direct edition only] on cover is "497." Likely a production mix-up with Adventure Comics [digest] #497, published in the same month.

Best of DC -- Metal Men (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Flaming Fiend! (Table of Contents: 2)

Metal Men / comic story / 47 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-8524
Genre
superhero
Characters
Metal Men [Gold; Iron; Lead; Mercury; Tin; Platinum]; Doc Magnus; Von Vroom
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"The Flaming Doom" and "The Nightmare Menace" printed as one long story.

The Deathless Doom! (Table of Contents: 3)

Metal Men / comic story / 49 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

combined with "The Day the Metal Men Melted" into one long story.

Metal Facts and Fancies! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

2 Epic-Length Adventures (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Metal Men
  2. 1. Best of DC -- Metal Men
  3. 2. The Flaming Fiend!
    Metal Men
  4. 3. The Deathless Doom!
    Metal Men
  5. 4. Metal Facts and Fancies!
  6. 5. 2 Epic-Length Adventures
    Metal Men
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll