Super Powers #1 [Direct]
(September 1985)

DC, 1985 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.35 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1985-05-21
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Andy Helfer (editor); Tom Condon (managing editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from DC Releases #16.
This issue has variants:

In the Clutches of Darkseid! (Table of Contents)

Super Powers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Greg Theakston (signed); Bill Wray (assist)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Martian Manhunter; Red Tornado; Firestorm; Darkseid
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inking assist confirmed by Greg Theakston in a letter to the GCD mailing list on 2011-01-30.

Seeds of Doom (Table of Contents: 1)

Super Powers / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Greg Theakston; Bill Wray (assist, uncredited)
Colors
Joe Orlando
Letters
David Cody Weiss

Genre
superhero
Characters
Darkseid; Desaad; Kalibak; Steppenwolf; Martian Manhunter; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Batman; Robin; Flash; Hawkman; Superman; Red Tornado; Firestorm; Wonder Woman; Dr. Fate; Green Arrow; Aquaman; King Arthur; Lancelot; Sir Galahad
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inking assist confirmed by Greg Theakston in a letter to the GCD mailing list on 2011-01-30.

Story takes place after DC Graphic Novel (DC, 1983 series) #4 -- The Hunger Dogs.

Super Powers (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 1.4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Greenberger
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
L-2079

Indexer Notes

background on J'Onn J'Onzz, Aquaman, Darkseid

Happy Birthday to You!... (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. In the Clutches of Darkseid!
    Super Powers
  2. 1. Seeds of Doom
    Super Powers
  3. 2. Super Powers
  4. 3. Happy Birthday to You!...
    Guest Meanwhile...
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