DC Comics Presents #27 [Direct]
(November 1980)

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Volume
3
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
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); Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (consulting editor)
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; Manhunter from Mars / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Starlin (signed)
Inks
Jim Starlin (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
S-3404
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Mongul
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Key That Unlocked Chaos! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman; Manhunter from Mars / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Jim Starlin
Inks
Dick Giordano; Frank McLaughlin; ? (see notes)
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
S-3369
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz, The Manhunter from Mars]; Mongul (intro, villain); Steve Lombard; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; The Warzoon (aliens, flashback); The Largas (aliens, flashback)
Synopsis
Superman & Martian Manhunter, vs Mongul, 1st.
Reprints
Keywords
green kryptonite

Indexer Notes

Credits for script and pencils confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Schwartz's records attribute the inks to "Quickdraw" (as credited on the story). "Quickdraw," according to The Comic Reader #181, is "Dick Giordano, Frank McLaughlin and associates."

Batman vs. the League of Assassins (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Whatever Happened to Congorilla? (Table of Contents: 3)

Whatever Happened To...?; Congorilla / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Romeo Tanghal
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
S-3437
Genre
jungle; superhero
Characters
Congo Bill; Congorilla; Golden Gorilla; Janu; Mose; K'Bani (villain); Fred Cantrell (villain)
Reprints

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

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

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-3461
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Manhunter from Mars
  2. 1. The Key That Unlocked Chaos!
    Superman; Manhunter from Mars
  3. 2. Batman vs. the League of Assassins
    Batman; Hostess Twinkies
  4. 3. Whatever Happened to Congorilla?
    Whatever Happened To...?; Congorilla
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Pair Mail
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