(May 1982)

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Volume
34
Price
0.60 USD; 0.20 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1982-01-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Dick Giordano (managing editor); Mike W. Barr (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.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Legion of Super-Heroes vs. Kharlak (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Keith Giffen (signed)
Inks
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
?

Job Number
C-287
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Chameleon Boy; Shrinking Violet; Timber Wolf]; Kharlak
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Save the Suicide Squad (Table of Contents: 1)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Keith Giffen
Inks
Bruce Patterson
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-7987
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Light Lass; Star Boy; Blok; Element Lad; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Cosmic Boy; Chameleon Boy; Timber Wolf; Shrinking Violet; Colossal Boy]; Kharlak; Khunds
Synopsis
Three Legionnaires infiltrate the Khund homeworld but are discovered and forced to fight renowned warrior Kharlak. They defeat him just as a rescue mission arrives to take them home, but the rescue ship crashes.
Reprints

The Saga Continues! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Fury of Firestorm the Nuclear Man (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Prologue to Darkness (Table of Contents: 4)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Pat Broderick
Inks
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Adam Kubert

Job Number
J-8022
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Mon-El; Shadow Lass]; Darkseid (cameo)
Synopsis
Mon-El and Shadow Lass investigate a lifeless planet that has drifted into an interstellar space lane. Finding nothing except automated booby-traps, they leave, but on the other side of the planet, an unidentified figure awakes.
Reprints

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

The Legion Outpost / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz [as PL]
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Mike Turner and Robert A. Buethe.

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

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1981
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 117,038
Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 115,738
Owner: DC Comics, Inc., wholly owned by Warner Communications, Inc., a publicly-held company, both at 75 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, N.Y. 10019

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Legion of Super-Heroes vs. Kharlak
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Save the Suicide Squad
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. The Saga Continues!
    Swamp Thing
  4. 3. The Fury of Firestorm the Nuclear Man
    Firestorm
  5. 4. Prologue to Darkness
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Legion Outpost
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Roy Lyons
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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