(January 1981)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume
33
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); Jack C. Harris (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched; Squarebound (#300)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

The entire issue without cover is reprinted in Elson's Presents Super Heroes Comics (DC, 1981 series) #5


The Dark Man! (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jimmy Janes (signed)
Inks
Steve Mitchell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-463
Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Light Lass; Wildfire; Saturn Girl]; Dark Man; Tharok; Blok

What Is the Dark Man? (Table of Contents: 1)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Jimmy Janes
Inks
John Calnan
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-6855
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Timber Wolf; Light Lass; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Colossal Boy; Princess Projectra; Wildfire; Mon-El; Shadow Lass; Shrinking Violet]; Dark Man; Fatal Five [Emerald Empress; Mano; The Persuader; Validus; Tharok]; Blok; Marte Allon
Synopsis
The Legionnaires discover that the Dark Man is a clone of Tharok, and they form a temporary alliance with the Fatal Five to defeat him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colossal Boy's mother, Marte Ida Allon, is elected President of Earth.

The Flash Meets the Bureauc-Rat (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

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

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-640
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by David Scott and Alicia Wu.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Dark Man!
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. What Is the Dark Man?
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. The Flash Meets the Bureauc-Rat
    The Flash; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Per Sandell
  • Peter Croome
  • Clint Maxwell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed