Action Comics #663 [Direct]
(March 1991)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1991-02-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Mike Carlin; Dan Thorsland (assistant)
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.

1991 Triangle #9.


Time and Time Again! Phase Two: The Amazing Samson (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roger Stern (idea)
Pencils
Kerry Gammill (signed)
Inks
Dennis Janke (signed)
Colors
Brett Breeding
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Clark Kent [Superman; Kal-El; also as Samson]
Reprints

Time & Time Again Phase Two: Lost in the '40s Tonight (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
Bob McLeod
Inks
Bob McLeod
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Bill Oakley

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El; also as Samson]; Linear Man (flashback); Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy [Rokk Krinn]; Lightning Lad [Garth Ranzz]; Saturn Girl [Imra Ardeen]]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lucy Lane; Sarah Olsen; Perry White; Alice White; Bibbo Bibboswki; Justice Society of America [Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Doctor Mid-Nite [Charles McNider]; Sandman [Wesley Dodds]]; Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Nathan "Nate" Hill (first appearance); Rollo (first appearance); Shorty (first appearance); Arnie; Delores; Mike
Synopsis
While trying to stop a fire in the 30th century, an explosion sends Superman shooting through time again, and this time he lands in 1943.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continued from ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #476 and story continues in SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #54.

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

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

Script
Michael Eury
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Jacob Gilbert, Mark Phillips, Simon DelMonte, Robert Kowalski, Jonathan Ezor and Joe Frank - and responses from Michael Eury.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Time and Time Again! Phase Two: The Amazing Samson
    Superman
  2. 1. Time & Time Again Phase Two: Lost in the '40s Tonight
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Re: Action
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