All-Star Squadron #28 [Newsstand]
(December 1983)

DC, 1981 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1983-09-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893111112
Editing
Roy Thomas (editor); Nicola Cuti (assistant editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of All-Star Squadron (DC, 1981 series) #28 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

All-Star Squadron / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-475
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Justice Society vs. the Spectre!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice Society of America [JSA; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Dr. Mid-Nite; Wonder Woman (Earth-2); Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Johnny Thunder (Earth-2); Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt]

By Hatred Possessed! (Table of Contents: 1)

All-Star Squadron / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Richard Howell
Inks
Gerald Forton
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
David Cody Weiss [as Cody]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice Society of America [JSA; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Johnny Thunder (Earth-2); Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt; Wonder Woman (Earth-2); Dr. Mid-Nite; Starman [Ted Knight]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Dr. Fate; Spectre [Jim Corrigan]]; Atom [Al Pratt]; Kulak (villain); Sargon the Sorcerer (origin recap); Inza Cramer
Synopsis
Spectre, possessed by Kulak, attacks the Earth.
Keywords
Corregidor; Ring of Life; Ruby of Life; Singapore; World War II

Indexer Notes

Story continues from previous issue. A post-script to a story in All-Star Comics (DC, 1940 series) #2. Origin recap of Spectre and Sargon. Atom prepares to be super-powered from his contact with Cyclotron. Dr. Fate puts away his full-sized helmet in order to maintain his humanity. His power diminishes as a result.

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

Infinity, Inc. / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Mike Machlan
Inks
Jerry Ordway
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Infinity, Inc. [Fury [Lyta Trevor]; Power Girl; La Garro [eventually appeared as Wildcat; Yolanda Montez]; Silver Scarab; Obsidian; Nuklon; Northwind; Brainwave, Jr.; Jade; Huntress [Helena Wayne]]

Indexer Notes

A pinup of Infinity, Inc. prior to Infinity, Inc. (DC, 1984 series) #1. There are some changes in the line-up between this visualization and the Infinity, Inc. series.

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

All-Star Squadroom / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-1461

Indexer Notes

Includes letters reviewing recent issues of All-Star Squadron.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["The Justice Society vs. the Spectre!"]
    All-Star Squadron
  2. 1. By Hatred Possessed!
    All-Star Squadron
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Infinity, Inc.
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    All-Star Squadroom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein