(April 1988)

DC, 1988 Series
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Price
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1987-12-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Karen Berger; Mark Waid

Issue Notes

On-sale date from DC Releases #47, confirmed from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Steve Lightle (signed)
Inks
Steve Lightle (signed)
Colors
Bob LeRose

Indexer Notes

Cover colorist credit given in issue #6.

Future Reference (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Introduction to series.

Who's Who in the Legion of Super-Heroes (Table of Contents: 2)

Legion of Super-Heroes / text story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Steve Lightle (pp. 1-7); Dan Jurgens (pp. 8-12)
Inks
Steve Lightle (pp. 1-7); Bruce Patterson (pp. 8-12)
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Illustrated text story. Part 1 of 2-part history of Legion. Artist credits given in next issue's "Future Reference" text feature.

Absorbancy Boy (Table of Contents: 3)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Pérez
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

An Ryd (Table of Contents: 4)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Pérez
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Animal Lad (Table of Contents: 5)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Pérez
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Antennae Boy (Table of Contents: 6)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Pérez
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Antonio Stefanacci (Table of Contents: 7)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Pérez
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Arma Getten (Table of Contents: 8)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Pérez
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Atmos (Table of Contents: 9)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Greg LaRocque
Inks
Mike DeCarlo
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Bacard Barley Circus (Table of Contents: 10)

character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Karl Kesel
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Benn Pares (Table of Contents: 11)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Karl Kesel
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Blackout Boy (Table of Contents: 12)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Karl Kesel
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Blockade Boy (Table of Contents: 13)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Karl Kesel
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Blok (Table of Contents: 14)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Pat Broderick
Inks
Pat Broderick
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Bouncing Boy (Table of Contents: 15)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Ty Templeton
Inks
Ty Templeton
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Brainiac 5 (Table of Contents: 16)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Colleen Doran
Inks
Colleen Doran
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Bounty (Table of Contents: 17)

character profile / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Colleen Doran
Inks
Colleen Doran
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Calamity King (Table of Contents: 18)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Robert Campanella
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Captain Baktra (Table of Contents: 19)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Robert Campanella
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Captain Frake (Table of Contents: 20)

character profile / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Robert Campanella
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Chameleon Boy (Table of Contents: 21)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Dave Cockrum
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Chemical King (Table of Contents: 22)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jim Valentino
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Charma (Table of Contents: 23)

character profile / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jim Valentino
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Chemoids (Table of Contents: 24)

character profile / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Ty Templeton
Inks
Ty Templeton
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Circadia Senius (Table of Contents: 25)

character profile / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Ty Templeton
Inks
Ty Templeton
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Colossal Boy (Table of Contents: 26)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Dave Cockrum
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Comet Queen (Table of Contents: 27)

character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Keith Giffen
Inks
Grant Miehm
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Command Kid (Table of Contents: 28)

character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jim Valentino
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Computo (Table of Contents: 29)

character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Mike DeCarlo
Inks
Mike DeCarlo
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Controllers (Table of Contents: 30)

character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Mike DeCarlo
Inks
Mike DeCarlo
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Cosmic Boy (Table of Contents: 31)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Grant Miehm
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Crystal Kid (Table of Contents: 32)

character profile / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jonathan Peterson
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Dagon the Avenger (Table of Contents: 33)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jonathan Peterson
Inks
Arne Starr
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Dark Circle (Table of Contents: 34)

character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jonathan Peterson
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Continues in next sequence.

The Dark Circle: (Table of Contents: 35)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Continued from previous sequence.

The Dark Circle: Ontiir (Table of Contents: 36)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jonathan Peterson
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Dark Circle: Grullug (Table of Contents: 37)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jonathan Peterson
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Dark Circle: Norak (Table of Contents: 38)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jonathan Peterson
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Dark Circle: Gorgoth (Table of Contents: 39)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jonathan Peterson
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Dark Circle: Siepur (Table of Contents: 40)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jonathan Peterson
Inks
Keith Wilson
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Darkseid (Table of Contents: 41)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Keith Giffen
Inks
Grant Miehm
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Dawnstar (Table of Contents: 42)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Greg LaRocque
Inks
George Perez
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Dev-Em (Table of Contents: 43)

character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Rob Liefeld
Inks
Karl Kesel
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Devil's Dozen: Prince Evillo (Table of Contents: 44)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Robert Campanella
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Devil's Dozen: The Hag (Table of Contents: 45)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Robert Campanella
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Devil's Dozen: Apollo (Table of Contents: 46)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Robert Campanella
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Devil's Dozen: Sugyn (Table of Contents: 47)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Robert Campanella
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Devil's Dozen: Wild Huntsman (Table of Contents: 48)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Robert Campanella
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

The Devil's Dozen: Dr. Zan Orbal (Table of Contents: 49)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Jonathan Peterson
Inks
Karl Kesel
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Diamondeth (Table of Contents: 50)

character profile / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Rick Stasi
Inks
Grant Miehm
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Dr. Gym'll (Table of Contents: 51)

character profile / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Rick Stasi
Inks
Grant Miehm
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Gym'll erroneously drawn with four arms instead of three.

Interlac (Table of Contents: 52)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barbara Randall; Paul Levitz (research consultant)
Pencils
Keith Giffen
Inks
Keith Giffen
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Guide to Interlac alphabet and mission monitor board symbols. Originally presented in Legion of Super-Heroes (1980 series) #311. Symbols designed by Keith Giffen.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Future Reference
  3. 2. Who's Who in the Legion of Super-Heroes
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  4. 3. Absorbancy Boy
  5. 4. An Ryd
  6. 5. Animal Lad
  7. 6. Antennae Boy
  8. 7. Antonio Stefanacci
  9. 8. Arma Getten
  10. 9. Atmos
  11. 10. Bacard Barley Circus
  12. 11. Benn Pares
  13. 12. Blackout Boy
  14. 13. Blockade Boy
  15. 14. Blok
  16. 15. Bouncing Boy
  17. 16. Brainiac 5
  18. 17. Bounty
  19. 18. Calamity King
  20. 19. Captain Baktra
  21. 20. Captain Frake
  22. 21. Chameleon Boy
  23. 22. Chemical King
  24. 23. Charma
  25. 24. Chemoids
  26. 25. Circadia Senius
  27. 26. Colossal Boy
  28. 27. Comet Queen
  29. 28. Command Kid
  30. 29. Computo
  31. 30. Controllers
  32. 31. Cosmic Boy
  33. 32. Crystal Kid
  34. 33. Dagon the Avenger
  35. 34. The Dark Circle
  36. 35. The Dark Circle:
  37. 36. The Dark Circle: Ontiir
  38. 37. The Dark Circle: Grullug
  39. 38. The Dark Circle: Norak
  40. 39. The Dark Circle: Gorgoth
  41. 40. The Dark Circle: Siepur
  42. 41. Darkseid
  43. 42. Dawnstar
  44. 43. Dev-Em
  45. 44. The Devil's Dozen: Prince Evillo
  46. 45. The Devil's Dozen: The Hag
  47. 46. The Devil's Dozen: Apollo
  48. 47. The Devil's Dozen: Sugyn
  49. 48. The Devil's Dozen: Wild Huntsman
  50. 49. The Devil's Dozen: Dr. Zan Orbal
  51. 50. Diamondeth
  52. 51. Dr. Gym'll
  53. 52. Interlac
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