The Best of DC #18 [Direct]
(November 1981)

DC, 1979 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.95 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-07-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Editing
Len Wein (editor); Mike W. Barr (associate editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
5" x 6.75"
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Contains a new 10-page New Teen Titans story.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

New Teen Titans / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Romeo Tanghal
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
C-729
First Line of Dialogue or Text
C'mon, Gar -- we gotta help the original Titans!
Genre
superhero
Characters
New Teen Titans [Raven [Rachel Roth]; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Changeling [Gar Logan]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]]; Speedy [Roy Harper]
Reprints

Best of DC -- The New Teen Titans (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Reunion! (Table of Contents: 2)

New Teen Titans / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Romeo Tanghal
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
superhero
Characters
Teen Titans [Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Starfire [Koriand'r]]; Aqualad [Garth]; Speedy [Roy Harper]
Synopsis
The Teen Titans destroy a drug ring, and Aqualad and Speedy meet the new Titans.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Takes place between The New Teen Titans (DC, 1980 series) #12 and The New Teen Titans (DC, 1980 series) #13.

Titans Fit the Battle of Jericho (Table of Contents: 3)

Teen Titans / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Neal Adams
Pencils
Neal Adams (pp 1-10, 13-23); Sal Amendola (pp 11-12)
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda (pp 1-10, 13-23); Morris Waldinger (pp 11-12)
Editing
Dick Giordano (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Teen Titans [Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Speedy [Roy Harper]]; Joshua
Synopsis
The Titans battle the aliens of Dimension X (from Teen Titans #16).
Reprints

Citadel of Fear (Table of Contents: 4)

Teen Titans / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Neal Adams
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza (pp. 2-24); Joe Letterese (p. 1)
Editing
Dick Giordano (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Teen Titans [Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Speedy [Roy Harper]]; Hawk [Hank Hall]; Dove [Don Hall]
Synopsis
The Titans continue the search for the aliens of Dimension X with the help of Hawk and Dove.
Reprints

Halfway to Holocaust (Table of Contents: 5)

Teen Titans / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Neal Adams
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Dick Giordano (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Teen Titans [Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Speedy [Roy Harper]]
Synopsis
The Titans continue the search for the aliens of Dimension X.
Reprints

Skis of Death (Table of Contents: 6)

Teen Titans / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Dick Giordano (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Teen Titans [Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Speedy [Roy Harper]]
Synopsis
The Titans help an Indian owned ski resort.
Reprints

Here She Comes! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Wonder Woman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Special! Sensational! Shocking!] (Table of Contents: 8)

New Teen Titans / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr ?
Pencils
George Pérez [as Perez] (signed)
Inks
Romeo Tanghal [as Tanghal] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
New Teen Titans [Changeling; Cyborg; Raven; Starfire; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Kid Flash [Wally West]]; Aqualad [Garth]; Speedy [Roy Harper]

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustration with description of inside content.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["C'mon, Gar -- we gotta help the original Titans!"]
    New Teen Titans
  2. 1. Best of DC -- The New Teen Titans
  3. 2. Reunion!
    New Teen Titans
  4. 3. Titans Fit the Battle of Jericho
    Teen Titans
  5. 4. Citadel of Fear
    Teen Titans
  6. 5. Halfway to Holocaust
    Teen Titans
  7. 6. Skis of Death
    Teen Titans
  8. 7. Here She Comes!
    Wonder Woman
  9. 8. [Special! Sensational! Shocking!]
    New Teen Titans
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