Plastic Man #1 [Direct]
(November 1988)

DC, 1988 Series
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Price
1.00 USD; 1.35 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1988-09-22
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Brian Augustyn (Editor); Mike Gold (Supervising Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
limited series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Hilary Barta (signed)
Inks
Hilary Barta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?; Willie Schubert (logo design)

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Plastic Man; Woozy Winks

Indexer Notes

Logo design credit from Todd Klein.

[Origin of Plastic Man] (Table of Contents: 1)

Plastic Man / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Phil Foglio
Pencils
Hilary Barta; Kevin Nowlan ("reality checks")
Inks
John Nyberg; Kevin Nowlan ("reality checks")
Colors
Rick Taylor
Letters
Willie Schubert

Job Number
G-4026
Genre
humor; superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Per the artist, Doug Rice's credit reflects his contribution of some rough layouts and some of the gags, including the blurb on the cover. Kevin Nowlan contributed some more realistically-drawn scenes credited as "reality checks."

1940s origin updated.

Hi-Jinks and Low-Down Blues: The Life and Times of Jack Cole (Table of Contents: 2)

Plastic Man / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Brian Augustyn
Pencils
Hilary Barta (cover preview)
Inks
Hilary Barta (cover preview)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-3402
Genre
biography
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Plastic Man
  2. 1. [Origin of Plastic Man]
    Plastic Man
  3. 2. Hi-Jinks and Low-Down Blues: The Life and Times of Jack Cole
    Plastic Man
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