DC Comics Presents #78 [Newsstand]
(February 1985)

DC, 1978 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1984-11-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz
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 DC Comics Presents (DC, 1978 series) #78 [Direct Sales].

On-sale date from DC Releases #9.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Forgotten Villains / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ed Barreto
Inks:
Ed Barreto
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Atom-Master; Enchantress; Kraklow; Mr. Poseidon (all as the Forgotten Villains); Superman
Reprints:

The Triad (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman; Forgotten Villains; Forgotten Heroes / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Dave Hunt
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
S-4528

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cave Carson; Immortal Man; Congo Bill/Congorilla; Rip Hunter; Animal Man; Rick Flag of the Suicide Squad; Dolphin (all as the Forgotten Heroes); Mr. Poseidon; The Faceless Hunter from Saturn; Atom-Master; Krakow; Ultivac; Enchantress (all as the Forgotten Villains, villains); Space Cabby (aka Space Cabbie); Chris KL-99; Jero; Halk; Superman; Garians; Harbinger (cameo); The Monitor (cameo)
Synopsis:
The Forgotten Heroes and Superman face off against the Forgotten Villains. By story's end we see both the Monitor and Lyla (Harbinger) in his satellite, telling her the Crisis has begun on Earth-3.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Non-advertised, Pre-Crisis of Infinite Earths mini-series four-panel-sequence-cameo with The Monitor (Only hands shown w/voice), and Lyla [Harbinger]

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; The Forgotten Villains
  2. 1. The Triad
    Superman; Forgotten Villains; Forgotten Heroes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Clayton Emery