Action Comics #553 [Direct]
(March 1984)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1983-12-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (consulting editor); Tom Condon (managing editor)
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

The World at Time's End! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane [as GK] (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane [as GK] (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
?

Job Number
S-4291
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Cave Carson; Rip Hunter; Dolphin; Congorilla; Dane Dorrance
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Indexer Notes

Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

The World at Time's End! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
Tony Tollin
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-4288
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Forgotten Heroes [Rip Hunter; Cave Carson; Animal Man [Buddy Baker]; Dane Dorrance; Dolphin; Congorilla; Rick Flagg; Immortal Man]; Vandal Savage
Synopsis
Immortal Man reveals his shared origin with Vandal Savage. Superman joins the Forgotten Heroes in stopping Vandal Savage's killer plants and the mysterious alien golden temples found around the world. But Superman does not appear to have survived the final battle!
Reprints

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

Meanwhile... / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Action Reaction / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The World at Time's End!
    Superman
  2. 1. The World at Time's End!
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Meanwhile...
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Action Reaction
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