All-Star Squadron #62 [Direct Sales]
(October 1986)

DC, 1981 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1986-07-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Roy Thomas (creative editor); Greg Weisman (assistant)
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 #29.


The Origin of the Shining Knight! (Table of Contents)

All-Star Squadron / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tony DeZuniga
Inks:
Tony DeZuniga
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
All-Star Squadron [Shining Knight]; Merlin (background)

Indexer Notes

Art credit confirmed by Mr. DeZuniga through Mr. Roy Thomas. Previous indexer had Mike Harris for pencils and DeZuniga for inks. (August 2010)

The Origin of the Shining Knight (Table of Contents: 1)

Tales of the All-Star Squadron / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Tony deZuniga
Inks:
Tony deZuniga
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
David Cody Weiss
Job Number:
I-199

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
All-Star Squadron [Shining Knight (origin); Winged Victory; Hawkman [Carter Hall] (cameo, flashback); Star-Spangled Kid (cameo, flashback); Green Arrow (Earth-2, cameo, flashback); Firebrand [Danette Reilly] (cameo, flashback)]; King Arthur (flashback); Queen Guinevere (flashback); Sir Launcelot (flashback); Sir Fallon (flashback); Blunderbore (villain, flashback); Merlin (flashback); Dr. Moresby (flashback); Mrs. Johnson (flashback); Eve Barclay (flashback)

Indexer Notes

Origin of the Shining Knight. Based on the story in from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #66.

The First Legends Crossover (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Man of Steel (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

All-Star Squadroom / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2430

Indexer Notes

Includes letters reviewing All-Star Squadron (DC, 1981 series) #57, as well as a short article on the history of the Shining Knight.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Origin of the Shining Knight!
    All-Star Squadron
  2. 1. The Origin of the Shining Knight
    Tales of the All-Star Squadron
  3. 2. The First Legends Crossover
    Batman
  4. 3. The Man of Steel
    Superman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    All-Star Squadroom
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Meanwhile...
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Craig Delich
  • Allen Ross
  • Matthew Head
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein