(April-May 1972)

DC, 1971 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1972-02-17
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #81.


The Death Wish of Terrible Turpin! (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
X-299
Genre
superhero
Characters
Orion; Kalibak; Dan Turpin
Reprints

The Death Wish of Terrible Turpin! (Table of Contents: 1)

New Gods / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
Mike Royer

Job Number
X-297
Genre
superhero
Characters
Orion; Lightray; Kalibak; Dan Turpin; Claudia Shane; Dave Lincoln; Matt Kiernan; Victor Lanza; Dolly Jarvis; Harold; Holly; Moretti
Synopsis
Kalibak and Orion battle, doing massive destruction, while Turpin and the Metropolis police force try to stop them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Beat the Black Racer!! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Young Gods of Supertown / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
X-298
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fastbak; Black Racer; Esak; Para-Demons
Synopsis
Fastbak races Black Racer for the life of Esak.
Reprints

The Stone of Vengeance! (Table of Contents: 4)

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-284
Genre
superhero
Characters
Manhunter [Paul Kirk]; Ali (death); Ferret (death); Killer (death); Rajah; Johnny Hopper; Gunner; J. Rutherford Kelsey (death)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

To and from the Source / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Evanier; Steve Sherman
Pencils
Jack Kirby (illustrations)
Inks
Mike Royer (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
X-296
Characters
Orion; Metron; Darkseid

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Bob Rozakis, Christopher C. Zavisa, Dave Edwards, Lester G. Boutillier and Bill Fox.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Death Wish of Terrible Turpin!
    New Gods
  2. 1. The Death Wish of Terrible Turpin!
    New Gods
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  4. 3. Beat the Black Racer!!
    The Young Gods of Supertown
  5. 4. The Stone of Vengeance!
    Manhunter
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    To and from the Source
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Merlin Haas
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed