Action Comics #546 [Newsstand]
(August 1983)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume
46
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1983-05-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893041008
Editing
Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (consulting editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #546 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


Showdown! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
?

Job Number
S-4169
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Wonder Woman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Firestorm; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Zatanna; Red Tornado; Aquaman (mostly hidden by UPC); Green Arrow; Black Canary (all as the Justice League of America); Wonder Girl; Cyborg; The Changeling; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash; Starfire (all as the New Teen Titans)
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Indexer Notes

Art credits and job number confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Showdown! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-4191
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lana Lang; Morgan Edge; Sam Lane; Ella Lane; Brainiac (villain); Justice League of America [Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Zatanna; Firestorm [Ronnie Raymond and Martin Stein]; Red Tornado [John Smith]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]]; Teen Titans [Raven; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Terra [Tara Markov]]
Synopsis
Superman gathers the Justice League and the Teen Titans to help battle Brainiac and his alien army.
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Indexer Notes

Page count and job number confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Story continues from Action Comics #545 (July 1983).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Action Reaction / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-4174

Indexer Notes

Page count and job number confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Showdown!
    Superman
  2. 1. Showdown!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Meanwhile...
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Action Reaction
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