The Flash #338 [Direct]
(October 1984)

DC, 1959 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.30 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1984-06-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Cary Bates (editor); Tom Condon (managing editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #160, 169, 178, 187, 196, 214, 229, 232)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

The Fastest Man Alive Is Stalked by the Most Dangerous Man Alive! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks
Klaus Janson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Big Sir [Dufus P. Ratchet]

Revenge of the Rogues! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Flash / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-4453
Genre
superhero
Characters
Big Sir [Dufus P. Ratchet] (intro, villain); Flash [Barry Allen]; Pied Piper [Hartley Rathaway]; Police Captain Frye; Captain Boomerang [Digger Harkness]; Mirror Master [Sam Scudder]; Dr. Norris Dreed; Nathan Newbury; Cecile Horton; Dwayne Horton; Trickster [James Jesse]; Captain Cold [Leonard Snart]; Weather Wizard [Mark Mardon]; Sidney Dithers; Frank Curtis; Speed Demons (die)
Synopsis
The Rogues believe that the Flash has caused Pied Piper's nervous breakdown and they create Big Sir to get their revenge.

Indexer Notes

This is the first appearance of Big Sir who is also in #339-341. This issue mentions "The Monitor" and his assistant "Lyla" - but they do not appear - making it a very early Crisis on Infinite Earths tie-in.

[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)

Flashgrams / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Bates [as C.B.]
Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
S-4453
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Fastest Man Alive Is Stalked by the Most Dangerous Man Alive!
    The Flash
  2. 1. Revenge of the Rogues!
    The Flash
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Meanwhile...
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Flashgrams
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dave Marchand
  • John Coates
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Head
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • David Southwood
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ed Boner