Action Comics #558 [Newsstand]
(August 1984)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1984-05-31
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); Tom Condon (managing 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) #558 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Eduardo Barreto (signed)
Inks
Eduardo Barreto (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get away, quick!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
heat vision

The All-Searing Eyes! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-4395
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen; Lana Lang; Professor Potter
Synopsis
After an experiment by Professor Potter, Superman's heat vision goes out of control, forcing him to stop crooks with his eyes shut.
Reprints

Hoax Night! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Howard Bender
Inks
Dennis Jensen
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Jimmy Olsen
Synopsis
Superman battles a real magical druid in a town that stages the return of the druid as a hoax every year.
Reprints

[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
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Get away, quick!"]
    Superman
  2. 1. The All-Searing Eyes!
    Superman
  3. 2. Hoax Night!
    Superman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Action Reaction
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