Action Comics #852 [Direct Sales]
(September 2007)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
2.99 USD; 3.65 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
2007-07-18
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
Barcode
761941200019 85211
Editing
Matt Idelson; Nachie Castro (associate)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

This issue went on sale one week EARLY from the solicited shipping date of this issue. This issue is labeled as a Countdown Tie-in.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brad Walker (signed)
Inks
John Livesay [as Liv] (signed)
Colors
Pete Pantazis [as Pete] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen
Reprints
Keywords
cameras; heat vision; photography

3-2-1 Action! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Kurt Busiek
Pencils
Brad Walker
Inks
John Livesay
Colors
Tanya Horie; Richard Horie
Letters
Jared K. Fletcher

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Killer Croc (flashback, cameo); Perry White (cameo); Kryptonite Man [Dr. K. Russell Abernathy]; Dalton Sanders; Jenet Klyburn (cameo); Rance Howard (cameo); David Igawa (cameo); Clan MacHinery AKA The Rude Mechanicals (flashback)
Synopsis
Jimmy remembers the origins of his signal watch.
Reprints
Keywords
Signal Watch

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Countdown (DC, 2007 series) #41 and in the next issue.

DC Nation 70 [July 18, 2007] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

DC Nation / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 7 pages (report information)

[Ads] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 4 pages (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. 3-2-1 Action!
    Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
  3. 2. DC Nation 70 [July 18, 2007]
    DC Nation
  4. 3. [House Advertisements]
  5. 4. [Ads]
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