Action Comics #592 [Direct]
(September 1987)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1987-06-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Andrew Helfer; Michael Carlin
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Big Barda / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Big Barda; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Sleez
Reprints

...A Walk on the Darkside! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman; Big Barda / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne (figure inks); Keith Williams (background inks)
Colors
Tom Ziuko
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
G-3279
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Big Barda; Dr. Kincaid; Molly; Mr. Lucas; Mr. Fine; VILLAINS: Sleez (first appearance, origin); Darkseid (flashback); Fancy Man (first appearance)
Synopsis
Sleez gets ahold of Big Barda's Mega-Rod, and uses it to capture Big Barda and Superman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in ACTION COMICS #593.

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

Re: Action Comics / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-2852

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Malcolm Bourne, Wayne C. Brooks, Doctor Turst, Chris Boucher, Billy Burns, Frank Balkin, Robin Anderson, Jeffrey C. Wooten and Michael Christiansen.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; Big Barda
  2. 1. ...A Walk on the Darkside!
    Superman; Big Barda
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Re: Action Comics
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