([November] 1983)

DC, 1982 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
?
On-sale date
1983-07-12
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Roy Thomas; Nicola Cuti (assistant)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior; #3 Mando
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

The publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office was listed as 12 July 1983 in the Public Catalog, Copyright Catalog (1978 to present) online (http://cocatalog.loc.gov/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?DB=local&PAGE=First) retrieved 15 August 2015. Registration date: 21 May 1984. Copyright registration number: TX0001357255.

Newsstand editions were released later than the Direct-Sales editions at this time.


[The Ultra War!] (Table of Contents)

All-Star Squadron / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-439
Genre
superhero
Characters
Infinity, Inc. [Jade; Brainwave, Jr.]; All-Star Squadron [Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Phantom Lady]; Deathbolt; Vulcan; Cyclotron; Brain Wave

The Ultra War! (Table of Contents: 1)

All-Star Squadron / comic story / 39 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Jerry Ordway
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
David Cody Weiss

Genre
superhero
Characters
Infinity, Inc. [Brainwave, Jr.; Silver Scarab; Northwind [Norda]; Nuklon [Albert Rothstein]; Fury [Lyta Trevor]; Obsidian [Todd Rice]; Jade]; All-Star Squadron [Robotman [Robert Crane]; Firebrand [Danette Reilly]; Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Guardian [Jim Harper]; Tarantula; Liberty Belle; Steel [Hank Heywood]]; Justice Society of America [Robin (Earth-2); Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Atom [Al Pratt]; Batman (Earth-2); Superman [Kal-L] (Earth-2); Sandman [Wesley Dodds] (flashback); Hawkman [Carter Hall] (flashback); Starman [Ted Knight] (flashback); Wonder Woman [Diana Prince] (Earth-2, flashback); Johnny Thunder (Earth-2, flashback); Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt (flashback); Dr. Mid-Nite (flashback); Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson] (flashback); Spectre [Jim Corrigan] (flashback)]; Ultra-Humanite (villain); Deathbolt (villain); Cyclotron (villain); Rag Doll (villain); The Mist (villain); Monocle (villain); Psycho-Pirate [Roger Hayden] (villain); Vulcan, Son of Fire (villain); Amazing-Man; Charles Grayson; Henry Wallace; Franklin Delano Roosevelt; Harry Hopkins; Terri Curtis (intro, Nuklon's mother)
Synopsis
The combined might of the JSA, the All-Star Squadron and Infinity Inc stop the Ultra-Humanite and his super-powered assistants from placing the Ultra-Humanite's brain in the body of Robotman. The Atom absorbs some of the power of Cyclotron, which later inspires him to use Cyclotron's costume.
Keywords
Mount Saint Helens; New York City; Supreme Court; time travel; Washington DC; White House; World War II

Indexer Notes

Story continued from All-Star Squadron (DC, 1981 series) #26; also tied to Justice League of America (DC, 1960 series) #195-197; the birth of Nuklon's mother.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Justice Society of America / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice Society of America [Atom [Al Pratt]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Dr. Fate; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hourman [Rex Tyler]]

Indexer Notes

Pin-up is a re-do of the Cover of All-Star Comics (DC, 1940 series) #3.

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

Justice Society of America / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox; Roy Thomas (blurb)
Pencils
Jack Burnley
Inks
Jack Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice Society of America [Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Atom [Al Pratt]; Sandman [Ted Knight]; Dr. Fate; Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Dr. Mid-Nite; Johnny Thunder (Earth-2)]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Shows the JSA members deciding to enlist.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Ultra War!]
    All-Star Squadron
  2. 1. The Ultra War!
    All-Star Squadron
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Justice Society of America
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Justice Society of America
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dave Marchand
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  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Matthew Head
  • Peter Croome
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