DC Comics Presents #26 [Direct]
(October 1980)

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Volume
3
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor, credited); Julie Schwartz (editor, credited); E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor, credited)
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 has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Starlin (signed) [as JPS]
Inks
Jim Starlin (signed) [as JPS]
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-3391
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stop it, Green Lantern! Your kryptonite is killing me!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Synopsis
Green Lantern is holding a giant kryptonite rock over Superman.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Between Friend and Foe! (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman; Green Lantern / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Starlin (plot, credited); Marv Wolfman (script, credited)
Pencils
Jim Starlin (credited)
Inks
Steve Mitchell (credited)
Colors
Jerry Serpe (credited)
Letters
Ben Oda (credited)

Job Number
S-3376
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The satellite headquarters of the Justice League of America, an orbiting modern-day Camelot where 20th-century knights group before the battle is begun...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [Archon Z'Gmora]; N'Gon (villain); Archie Jones
Synopsis
N'Gon is attempting to gain power by taking it from other super-beings, but Superman and Green Lantern combine forces to imprison N'Gon.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite; time dimension

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Get the Newest Number Yum! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Bubble Yum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Enter the Wonderful World of Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Sea-Monkeys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

She's No Angel (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Where Nightmares Begin! (Table of Contents: 6)

The New Teen Titans / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Len Wein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Teen Titans [Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Raven [Rachel Roth]; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Kid Flash [Wally West]]; an other-dimensional protoplasm
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Cover" to the preview, complete with Comics Code Authority stamp.

Follows page 13 of the main story.

Where Nightmares Begin! (Table of Contents: 7)

The New Teen Titans / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman (credited)
Pencils
George Pérez (credited, signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (credited, signed)
Colors
Adrienne Roy (credited)
Letters
Ben Oda (credited)
Editing
Len Wein (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where do dreams end and nightmares begin?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Teen Titans [Cyborg [Victor Stone] (intro); Raven [Rachel Roth] (intro); Starfire [Koriand'r] (intro); Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Kid Flash [Wally West]]; an other-dimensional protoplasm (villain); Professor Stone
Synopsis
Raven uses her powers to enter Dick Grayson's dreams to show him a scene from the not-too-distant future of the new Teen Titans team battling to save the world from an other-dimensional protoplasmic creature.
Reprints
Keywords
New York; S.T.A.R. Labs; Titans Tower

Indexer Notes

Story continues in The New Teen Titans #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

The New Teen Titans / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Father Knows Best (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Grit; Richie Rich / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Super Gifts & Gimmicks (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Fun Factory / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Whatever Happened to Sargon the Sorcerer (Table of Contents: 11)

Whatever Happened To...?; Sargon the Sorcerer / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis (credited)
Pencils
Jose Delbo (credited)
Inks
Kim DeMulder (credited)
Colors
Jerry Serpe (credited)
Letters
Ben Oda (credited)
Editing
Julius Schwartz (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And here, ladies and gentlemen, is the highlight of your tour--the famous Ruby of Life--
Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League of America [Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman (Earth-1); Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Green Arrow (Earth-1); Atom [Ray Palmer]; Batman (Earth-1); Wonder Woman (Earth-1)] (flashback); Sargon the Sorcerer [John Sargent]; The Matter Master (villain)
Synopsis
The Matter Master attempts to steal the Ruby of Life but Sargon stops him.
Reprints
Keywords
museum

Indexer Notes

No question mark in the title.

Strong Arms Make All the Difference! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Mike Marvel / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Write Right Now!] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Pair Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-3432

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Kent Phenis, Craig Skaggs, Carlos Fernandez, Paul Carosella, and Gary Harris. Also includes info about the Great Letter Column Contest and short promo for DC Comics on sale in July.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Daisy 840 / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Stop it, Green Lantern! Your kryptonite is killing me!"]
    Superman; Green Lantern
  2. 1. ["Snap Tite!? You bet."]
  3. 2. Between Friend and Foe!
    Superman; Green Lantern
  4. 3. Get the Newest Number Yum!
    Bubble Yum
  5. 4. Enter the Wonderful World of Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys
    Sea-Monkeys
  6. 5. She's No Angel
    Hawkman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  7. 6. Where Nightmares Begin!
    The New Teen Titans
  8. 7. Where Nightmares Begin!
    The New Teen Titans
  9. 8. ["Now that you've sampled the action..."]
    The New Teen Titans
  10. 9. Father Knows Best
    Grit; Richie Rich
  11. 10. Super Gifts & Gimmicks
    Fun Factory
  12. 11. Whatever Happened to Sargon the Sorcerer
    Whatever Happened To...?; Sargon the Sorcerer
  13. 12. Strong Arms Make All the Difference!
    Mike Marvel
  14. 13. [Write Right Now!]
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Pair Mail
  16. 15. ["Earn famous name prizes or cash"]
  17. 16. ["Daisy 840"]
    Daisy 840
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