Doom Patrol #9 [Direct]
(June 1988)

DC, 1987 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1988-02-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Robert Greenberger (editor); Mike Gold (consulting editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior (1 - 25); Mando interior (26 - 87)
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Shipping date of March 1, 1988 per Direct Currents #1 (January 1988). Corrected shipping date of February 23, 1988 per Direct Currents #2 (February 1988), confirmed from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doom Patrol / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Erik Larsen (signed)
Inks
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Negative Woman [Valentina Vostok]; Robotman [Clifford Steele]; Lodestone [Rhea Jones]; Karma [Wayne Hawkins]; Scott Fischer [Blaze]

It's Raining Plastic Men (Table of Contents: 1)

Doom Patrol / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Gary Martin
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
John Workman [as Giovanni Workman]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Celsius [Arani Desai]; Tempest [Joshua Clay]; Negative Woman [Valentina Vostok]; Robotman [Clifford Steele]; Lodestone [Rhea Jones]; Karma [Wayne Hawkins]; Scott Fischer [Blaze]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Garguax

A Life in the Day (Table of Contents: 2)

Doom Patrol / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Miller
Pencils
Randy Duburke
Inks
Joe Alidetta
Colors
Elizabeth Kessler
Letters
Tim Harkins
Editing
Paul Kupperberg (editor); Mike Gold (consulting editor)

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Bonus Book No. 3, inserted between pages 12 & 13 of main story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Doom Patrol! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Gold
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-3153

Indexer Notes

Letters from Galen S. West, Mark Daniel, John Miller, Jacob Gilbert, Jon C. Johnson and Malcolm Bourne.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doom Patrol
  2. 1. It's Raining Plastic Men
    Doom Patrol
  3. 2. A Life in the Day
    Doom Patrol
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Doom Patrol!
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