DC Special Series #8 - The Brave and the Bold Special
([February] 1978)

DC, 1977 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
nine times a year
On-sale date
1977-11-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893168502
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Paul Levitz (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S. (1-17, 20-22); Digest (18, 19, 23, 24); Tabloid (25-27)
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched (1-17, 20-22, 25-27); Squarebound (18, 19, 23, 24)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #150. Out with February cover-dated issues.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Batman; Deadman; Sgt. Rock / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-617
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Deadman; Sgt. Rock
Reprints

Mera Meets the Manta Men (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Aquaman; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hell Is for Heroes (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman; Deadman; Sgt. Rock / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Ric Estrada
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-4963
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Deadman; Sgt. Rock; Commissionner Gordon; Lucifer; Bulldozer; Vashnu; Sherlock Holmes; Alfred Pennyworth; Edward Dirkes (introduction); Rama Kushna

Indexer Notes

Adrienne Roy's first coloring assignment, per interview in Back Issue #51.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Power Girl / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Superman; Muhammad Ali / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Brave and the Bold Mailbag / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-828

Preview of Titanic Team Action! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Super-Team Family; DC Comics Presents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Batman; Deadman; Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. Mera Meets the Manta Men
    Aquaman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  3. 2. Hell Is for Heroes
    Batman; Deadman; Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Power Girl
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Muhammad Ali
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Brave and the Bold Mailbag
  9. 8. Preview of Titanic Team Action!
    The Brave and the Bold; Super-Team Family; DC Comics Presents
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Thomas Johnson
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Jim Stangas
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Donald Dale Milne
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