DC Comics Presents #85 [Direct]
(September 1985)

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Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.35 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1985-05-14
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 Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from DC Releases #16.


The Jungle Line (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman; Swamp Thing / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore
Pencils
Rick Veitch
Inks
Al Williamson
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
S-4639
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Swamp Thing; Lana Lang; Dr. Everett; Flash [Barry Allen] (cameo); Wonder Woman [Diana Prince] (cameo); Batman [Bruce Wayne] (cameo); Jimmy Olsen (cameo); Bloodmorel (a fungus)
Synopsis
Clark comes in contact with a fungus from Krypton that will eventually kill him. Driving south due to his powers intermittently failing, he crashes in a swamp and stumbles upon the one creature that might help him-- Swamp Thing.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Pair Mail / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Laurie Rozakis
Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-4669
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Swamp Thing
  2. 1. The Jungle Line
    Superman; Swamp Thing
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Pair Mail
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