(December 1986)

DC, 1985 Series
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Price
1.00 USD; 1.35 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1986-08-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Robert Greenberger (editor); Len Wein (contributing editor)

Issue Notes

The writers and colorists are only credited on the inside front cover, not on each individual sequence, so we have listed all of them for each entry.

There are also credits for Peter Sanderson and E. Nelson Bridwell as researchers, Todd Klein for production, and Carl Gafford as copy editor.

On-sale date from DC Releases #31.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Who's Who / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
John Byrne (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Starfire; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Star Hawkins; Star Hunters [Darcy Vale; Dr. Bruce Sellers; Dr. Theodore McGavin; Donovan Flint; Jake Hammersmith; Mindy Yano]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Starman [Prince Gavyn]; Starro; Star Rovers [Homer Gint; Karel Sorensen; Rick Purvis]; Star Sapphire [Carrol Ferris]; Steel [Hank Heywood III]; Steelclaw; Steppenwolf; Sterling Silversmith; Stiletta; Stone Boy; Stripesy; Strongbow; Suicide Squad [Rick Flag; Jess Bright; Dr. Hugh Evans; Karin Grace]; Sun Boy; Sunburst; Sun Devils [Anomie Zitar; Myste; One; Two; Three; Rik Sunn; Scyla; Shikon]; Sun-Eater; Super-Chief; Supergirl; Superman (Earth-2); Superman (New Earth); Swamp Thing; Syonide

Indexer Notes

Wrap-around cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Who's Who's Hows and Whys / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Starfire I (Table of Contents: 2)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Mike Vosburg
Inks
Mike Vosburg
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Starfire (I)

Starfire II (Table of Contents: 3)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
George Pérez
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Starfire [Koriand'r]; Dick Grayson (background)

Star Hawkins (Table of Contents: 4)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Star Hawkins; Ilda (background)

Star Hunters (Table of Contents: 5)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Chuck Patton
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Star Hunters [Darcy Vale; Dr. Bruce Sellers; Dr. Theodore McGavin; Donovan Flint; Jake Hammersmith; Mindy Yano]

Starman I (Table of Contents: 6)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Chris Warner
Inks
Chris Warner
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Starman [Ted Knight]

Starman II (Table of Contents: 7)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Romeo Tanghal
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Starman [Prince Gavyn]; Mn'torr (background)

Starro (Table of Contents: 8)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Ian Akin
Inks
Ian Akin
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Starro; Justice League of America [JLA; Superman; Batman; Wonder Woman; Firestorm; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman; Martian Manhunter] (background)

Star Rovers (Table of Contents: 9)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Mark Wheatley
Inks
Mark Wheatley
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Star Rovers [Homer Gint; Karel Sorensen; Rick Purvis]

Star Sapphire (Table of Contents: 10)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset; Todd Klein (logo design)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Star Sapphire [Carol Ferris]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (background); Predator [Carol Ferris] (background)

Indexer Notes

Logo design credit from Todd Klein via http://kleinletters.com/.

Steel (Table of Contents: 11)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Chuck Patton
Inks
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Steel [Hank Heywood III]; Dale Gunn (background); Commander Steel (background)
Reprints

Steelclaw (Table of Contents: 12)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Jerome Moore
Inks
Dell Barras
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Steelclaw; Black Canary (background)

Steppenwolf (Table of Contents: 13)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Steppenwolf
Reprints

Sterling Silversmith (Table of Contents: 14)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Joe Brozowski
Inks
Roy Richardson
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sterling Silversmith; Batman (background)

Stiletta (Table of Contents: 15)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Ron Wagner
Inks
Carlos Garzon
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Stiletta; Hex (background)

Stone Boy (Table of Contents: 16)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Richard Bruning
Inks
Karl Kesel
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Substitute-Heroes [Stone Boy; Chlorophyll Kid (background); Color Kid (background)]

Stripesy (Table of Contents: 17)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Stripesy; Star-Spangled Kid (background)

Strong Bow (Table of Contents: 18)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Mark Badger
Inks
Mark Badger
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Strong Bow

Suicide Squad (Table of Contents: 19)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Luke McDonnell
Inks
Rick Magyar
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Suicide Squad [Rick Flag; Jess Bright; Dr. Hugh Evans; Karin Grace; Blockbuster; Bronze Tiger; Captain Boomerang; Enchantress; Deadshot]

Sun Boy (Table of Contents: 20)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
José Luis García-López
Inks
José Luis García-López
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sun Boy; Doctor Regulus (background)

Sunburst (Table of Contents: 21)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Denys Cowan
Inks
Randy Emberlin
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sunburst; Doctor Light [Kimiyo Hoshi] (background)

Sun Devils (Table of Contents: 22)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Steve Mitchell
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sun Devils [Anomie Zitar; Myste; One; Two; Three; Pook; Rik Sunn; Scyla; Shikoh]

Indexer Notes

Page count corrected by Mike via the GCD Errors list.

Sun-Eater (Table of Contents: 23)

Who's Who / character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sun-Eater; Ferro Lad (background)

Super-Chief (Table of Contents: 24)

Who's Who / character profile / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Super-Chief

Supergirl (Table of Contents: 25)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Supergirl; Superman (background); Anti-Monitor (background)
Reprints

Superman I (Table of Contents: 26)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Jerry Ordway
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (Earth-2); Lois Lane (Earth-2, background); Alexander Luthor, Jr. (Earth-3, background); Superboy-Prime (background); Superman (Earth-1, background)

Superman II (Table of Contents: 27)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (New Earth); Jor-El (New Earth, background); Lara (New-Earth, background); Perry White (New Earth, background); Jimmy Olsen (New Earth, background); Lois Lane (New Earth, background)

Swamp Thing (Table of Contents: 28)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Steve Bissette
Inks
John Totleben
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Swamp Thing; Abigail Arcane (background); John Constantine (background)

Syonide (Table of Contents: 29)

Who's Who / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr (contributing writer); Joey Cavalieri (contributing writer); Paul Levitz (contributing writer); John Ostrander (contributing writer); Bob Rozakis (contributing writer); Greg Weisman (contributing writer); E. Nelson Bridwell (contributing writer); Peter Sanderson (contributing writer); Todd Klein (contributing writer)
Pencils
Trevor Von Eeden
Inks
Trevor Von Eeden
Colors
Anthony Tollin; Len Wein; Tatjana Wood; Tom Ziuko
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Syonide (II); Syonide (I, background); Outsiders [Black Lightning; Metamorpho; Katana; Geo-Force] (background); Tobias Whale (background)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Who's Who
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Who's Who's Hows and Whys
  3. 2. Starfire I
    Who's Who
  4. 3. Starfire II
    Who's Who
  5. 4. Star Hawkins
    Who's Who
  6. 5. Star Hunters
    Who's Who
  7. 6. Starman I
    Who's Who
  8. 7. Starman II
    Who's Who
  9. 8. Starro
    Who's Who
  10. 9. Star Rovers
    Who's Who
  11. 10. Star Sapphire
    Who's Who
  12. 11. Steel
    Who's Who
  13. 12. Steelclaw
    Who's Who
  14. 13. Steppenwolf
    Who's Who
  15. 14. Sterling Silversmith
    Who's Who
  16. 15. Stiletta
    Who's Who
  17. 16. Stone Boy
    Who's Who
  18. 17. Stripesy
    Who's Who
  19. 18. Strong Bow
    Who's Who
  20. 19. Suicide Squad
    Who's Who
  21. 20. Sun Boy
    Who's Who
  22. 21. Sunburst
    Who's Who
  23. 22. Sun Devils
    Who's Who
  24. 23. Sun-Eater
    Who's Who
  25. 24. Super-Chief
    Who's Who
  26. 25. Supergirl
    Who's Who
  27. 26. Superman I
    Who's Who
  28. 27. Superman II
    Who's Who
  29. 28. Swamp Thing
    Who's Who
  30. 29. Syonide
    Who's Who
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
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