Action Comics #529 [Newsstand]
(March 1982)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume
45
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-12-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893041003
Editing
Julius Schwartz (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (consulting editor)
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 is a variant of Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #529 [Direct].

On-sale date from Comic Reader #197.


Target for Destruction: Earth! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-3810
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Aquaman (inset)
Reprints
Keywords
helicopters; volcanoes

I Have Two Eyes, But I Cannot See! (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
S-3818
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Brainiac (villain)
Synopsis
Superman awakes in Metropolis, but has no idea where he has been. Worse, natural disasters are springing up everywhere, and he literally can't see them. The reformed Brainiac returns to Earth and helps Superman recover his senses, and the two plan on how to stop the machine of destruction on the way to Earth. They realize that only by making Brainiac evil again can they stop the deadly device.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude

Indexer Notes

Story continues from Action Comics #528.

The K-9 Caper! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Death if by Land... Death if by Sea! (Table of Contents: 3)

Aquaman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Alex Saviuk
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
Tom Ziuko
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
S-3787
Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; the Land-Masters (villains)
Synopsis
Aquaman helps aliens deal with an invasion, but it turns out that the invaders are actually other residents of the planet. But will Aquaman be stuck on this alien world forever?
Reprints

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

Superman in Action / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Target for Destruction: Earth!
    Superman
  2. 1. I Have Two Eyes, But I Cannot See!
    Superman
  3. 2. The K-9 Caper!
    Batman; Hostess Twinkies
  4. 3. Death if by Land... Death if by Sea!
    Aquaman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
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