Crisis on Infinite Earths #3 [Newsstand]
(June 1985)

DC, 1985 Series
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Price
0.75 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1985-03-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893266106
Editing
Marv Wolfman (editor); Robert Greenberger (associate editor); Len Wein (consulting editor); Tom Condon (managing editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Limited Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Crisis on Infinite Earths (DC, 1985 series) #3 [Direct]. There exist further variants.

On-sale date from DC Releases #13.


The Titans! The Outsiders! The Legion! And More! (Table of Contents)

Crisis on Infinite Earths / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez [as Guess Who?] (signed)
Inks
George Pérez [as Guess Who?] (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Sun Boy; Lightning Lass; Wildfire; Brainiac 5; Dream Girl; Kid Psycho]; Outsiders [Halo; Katana; Geo-Force]; Teen Titans [Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Jericho; Kole; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Cyborg]; Sgt. Rock; Easy Company; The Losers [Captain Storm; Gunner; Sarge; Johnny Cloud]; Haunted Tank [Jeb Stuart]; Psimon; Firebrand [Danette Reilly]; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Bat Lash; Scalphunter; Nighthawk; Johnny Thunder (Earth-1, Western hero); Jonah Hex; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Dr. Polaris; Flash [Barry Allen]; Batman (Earth-1); The Monitor
Synopsis
Scenes of battles in four different times and places surround the Monitor.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Thanks to Amazing Heroes (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Oblivion Upon Us (Table of Contents: 2)

Crisis on Infinite Earths / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman (credited)
Pencils
George Pérez (credited)
Inks
Dick Giordano (credited); Mike DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Tony Tollin [as Anthony Tolin] (credited)
Letters
John Costanza (credited)

Job Number
G-1847
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Monitor's satellite, somewhere between all space and time...
Genre
superhero
Characters
New Teen Titans [Jericho; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Kole; Changeling [Gar Logan]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]]; The Outsiders [Halo; Metamorpho; Katana; Black Lightning; Geo-Force]; The Losers [Gunner; Sarge; Johnny Cloud; Captain Storm] (all die); Easy Company [Sgt. Rock; Wildman; Bulldozer; Four-Eyes; Farmer Boy; Little Sure Shot; Jackie Johnson; Ice Cream Soldier; Flower (dies)]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Wildfire [Drake Burroughs]; Sun Boy [Dirk Morgana]; Lightning Lass [Ayla Ranzz]; Cosmic Boy [Rokk Krinn]; Dream Girl [Nura Nal]; Brainiac 5 [Querl Dox]; Element Lad [Jan Arrah]; Mon-El [Lar Gand]; Kid Psycho (dies); Dawnstar]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman (Earth-1); Batman (Earth-1); Firestorm; The Monitor; Alexander Luthor Jr.; Harbinger [Lyla Michaels]; Psycho-Pirate [Roger Hayden]; Brainiac; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Haunted Tank; Lt. Jeb Stuart; Dr. Polaris; Superman [Kal-L] (Earth-2); King Solovar; Kamandi; Bat Lash; Scalphunter; Jonah Hex; Nighthawk; Johnny Thunder (Earth-1, Western hero); Psimon [Simon Jones]; Firebrand [Danette Reilly]; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Killer Frost [Louise Lincoln]; Anti-Monitor (voice and in shadow); Anti-Monitor's shadow demons (villains)
Synopsis
Things are getting worse on Earth-1 as the storms increase around the planet and the shadowy demons attack the heroes protecting the Monitor's tuning forks. Meanwhile, a possessed Harbinger begins to attack the Monitor. To be continued...
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Keywords
Coyote; Markovia; Metropolis

Find Your Way to the Newtons Treasure Chest!! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Nabisco cookies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Reese's Pieces / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Another Big Hit from Bonkers! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Nabisco candies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cross Swords with Champions! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ben Oda Remembered (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

Cooperation, DC Style (Table of Contents: 9)

Crisis Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman (credited)
Pencils
George Pérez (Harbinger illustration)
Inks
George Pérez (Harbinger illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-1968
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Welcome to the third issue of Crisis on Infinite Earths...
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Harbinger
Synopsis
Marv discusses the behind-the-scenes work that went on among the DC editors to create the Crisis on Infinite Earths.

Acne (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Noxzema Clear-Ups / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

BMXperience (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Huffy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Titans! The Outsiders! The Legion! And More!
    Crisis on Infinite Earths
  2. 1. Thanks to Amazing Heroes
    DC Comics
  3. 2. Oblivion Upon Us
    Crisis on Infinite Earths
  4. 3. Find Your Way to the Newtons Treasure Chest!!
    Nabisco cookies
  5. 4. ["Shademadafas"]
    Reese's Pieces
  6. 5. Another Big Hit from Bonkers!
    Nabisco candies
  7. 6. Cross Swords with Champions!
    Remco
  8. 7. Write Right Now!
  9. 8. Ben Oda Remembered
    Meanwhile...
  10. 9. Cooperation, DC Style
    Crisis Mail
  11. 10. Acne
    Noxzema Clear-Ups
  12. 11. BMXperience
    Huffy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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