The Best of DC #69 [Direct]
(February 1986)

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Price
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD
Pages
100
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1985-10-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Editing
Nick Cuti [as Nicola Cuti]
Color
Color
Dimensions
5" x 6.75"
Paper Stock
Glossy cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from DC Releases #21.


Year's Best Team Stories (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Dave Hunt ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Possible Hunt inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Joe Staton.

Best of DC -- Year's Best Team Stories (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Nick Cuti ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Table of contents.

We Are Gathered Here Today... (Table of Contents: 2)

New Teen Titans / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman; George Pérez (co-plot)
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Mike DeCarlo; Dick Giordano
Colors
Helen Vesik
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

wedding of Wonder Girl

A Thorn Grows in Paradise (Table of Contents: 3)

Infinity Inc. / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas; Dann Thomas (co-plot)
Pencils
Don Newton
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Jeanine Casey
Letters
John Clark

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Triangle? (Table of Contents: 4)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Mindy Newell; Paul Levitz (plot)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Karl Kesel
Colors
Shelly Eiber
Letters
Adam Kubert

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Who's Afraid of the Big Red "S"? (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman and the Outsiders / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr; Jim Aparo (co-plot)
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
George Roberts
Letters
Jim Aparo

Reprints

[Tales of the Teen Titans #50 cover] (Table of Contents: 6)

Teen Titans / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
George Pérez (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

[Infinity, Inc. #13 cover] (Table of Contents: 7)

Infinity, Inc. / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Ross
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Roy Thomas (origin)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Infinity, Inc.; Thorn
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dave Ross confirmed to Roy Thomas on March 11, 2009, that he penciled the cover (information added by Gregory Fischer). Tony DeZuniga originally credited as penciler in this index.

[Batman and the Outsiders #19 cover] (Table of Contents: 8)

Batman and the Outsiders / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman; Geo-Force
Reprints

The Best...Keeps Getting Better! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Teen Titans / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

'Mazing Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Mystery, Romance, Intrigue, Action] (Table of Contents: 11)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Nick Cuti ?
Pencils
George Pérez; Don Newton; Dan Jurgens; Jim Aparo
Inks
Mike DeCarlo; Joe Rubinstein; Karl Kesel; Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Characters
Superman; Sun Boy

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Scenes from the stories in the issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Year's Best Team Stories
  2. 1. Best of DC -- Year's Best Team Stories
  3. 2. We Are Gathered Here Today...
    New Teen Titans
  4. 3. A Thorn Grows in Paradise
    Infinity Inc.
  5. 4. Triangle?
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  6. 5. Who's Afraid of the Big Red "S"?
    Batman and the Outsiders
  7. 6. [Tales of the Teen Titans #50 cover]
    Teen Titans
  8. 7. [Infinity, Inc. #13 cover]
    Infinity, Inc.
  9. 8. [Batman and the Outsiders #19 cover]
    Batman and the Outsiders
  10. 9. The Best...Keeps Getting Better!
    Teen Titans
  11. 10. ["In this crazy world, we all need a friend..."]
    'Mazing Man
  12. 11. [Mystery, Romance, Intrigue, Action]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll