(September 1984)

DC, 1984 Series
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Price
2.00 USD; 2.50 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1984-05-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Nicola Cuti
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; Baxter interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
limited series

The Death-Wish of Terrible Turpin (Table of Contents)

New Gods / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Mike Royer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?; typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Orion; Terrible Turpin; Kalibak
Reprints

[The New Gods #7] (Table of Contents: 1)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor)

Job Number
X-270
Genre
superhero
Characters
Steppenwolf; Izaya
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside front cover, has a Cover Gallery banner above the cover reprint at the top of the page

The Pact! (Table of Contents: 2)

New Gods / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
MIke Royer
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor)

Job Number
G-1328
Genre
superhero
Characters
Orion (origin); Metron; Highfather [Izaya the Inheritor] (origin); Scott Free [Mister Miracle] (origin); Granny Goodness; Darkseid; Queen Heggra (first appearance, death); Tigra (first appearance); Avia (first appearance, death); Steppenwolf (first appearance, death); Parademons; Monitors
Synopsis
The history of the war between New Genesis and Apokolips is told, and the pact made between Izaya and Darkseid that brought a temporary peace between the two.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Royer letters per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Ben Oda. The original job number is X-269.

The Death Wish of Terrible Turpin! (Table of Contents: 3)

New Gods / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Mike Royer
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor)

Job Number
X-297
Genre
superhero
Characters
Orion; Lightray; Kalibak; Dan Turpin; Claudia Shane; Dave Lincoln; Matt Kiernan; Victor Lanza; Dolly Jarvis; Harold; Holly; Moretti
Synopsis
Kalibak and Orion battle, doing massive destruction, while Turpin and the Metropolis police force try to stop them.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Royer letters per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Ben Oda.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Source / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike Evanier
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-1666

Indexer Notes

The story of how Frank Welker was cast as the voice of Darkseid.

[The New Gods #8] (Table of Contents: 5)

New Gods / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor)

Job Number
X-299
Genre
superhero
Characters
Orion; Kalibak; Dan Turpin
Reprints

Indexer Notes

inside back cover, has a Cover Gallery banner above the cover reprint at the top of the page

The Pact (Table of Contents: 6)

New Gods / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Mike Royer
Colors
?
Letters
Mike Royer

Genre
superhero
Characters
Izaya; Steppenwolf
Reprints

Indexer Notes

back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Death-Wish of Terrible Turpin
    New Gods
  2. 1. [The New Gods #7]
    New Gods
  3. 2. The Pact!
    New Gods
  4. 3. The Death Wish of Terrible Turpin!
    New Gods
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Source
  6. 5. [The New Gods #8]
    New Gods
  7. 6. The Pact
    New Gods
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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