(February-March 1972)

DC, 1971 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Jack Kirby
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
X-270

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Steppenwolf; Izaya
Reprints:

The Pact! (Table of Contents: 1)

New Gods / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Royer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mike Royer
Job Number:
X-269

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Orion (origin); Metron; Highfather [Izaya the Inheritor] (origin); Scott Free [Mister Miracle] (origin); Granny Goodness; Darkseid; Queen Heggra (first appearance, death); Tigra (first appearance); Avia (first appearance, death); Steppenwolf (first appearance, death); Parademons; Monitors
Synopsis:
The history of the war between New Genesis and Apokolips is told, and the pact made between Izaya and Darkseid that brought a temporary peace between the two.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Royer letters per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Ben Oda.

Vykin the Black! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Young Gods of Supertown / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
X-267

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Vykin the Black; Stanga
Synopsis:
Vykin stops a monster in the tunnels under New Genesis.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Colleta inks and Costanza letters per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Royer with inks and Ben Oda with letters.

The Legend of the Silent Bear (Table of Contents: 3)

Manhunter / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)
Job Number:
X-226

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manhunter [Paul Kirk]; George; Timmy; Tommy; Ben Raspp (death); Jimmy Jones; Harry Raspp
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

To and From the Source / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mark Evanier; Steve Sherman
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (illustration)
Inks:
Vince Colletta (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
X-268

Characters:
Orion

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Shel Dorf, Bettina C. (Kate) Helms, Johnny McCormack, Lester G. Boutillier and John M. Fuller.

A World of Thinking Machines (Table of Contents: 5)

Here Come the Robots / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon ?; Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)
Job Number:
X-282

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
J.B. Jones
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    New Gods
  2. 1. The Pact!
    New Gods
  3. 2. Vykin the Black!
    The Young Gods of Supertown
  4. 3. The Legend of the Silent Bear
    Manhunter
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    To and From the Source
  6. 5. A World of Thinking Machines
    Here Come the Robots
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed