Action Comics #530 [Newsstand]
(April 1982)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume
45
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1982-01-28
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893041004
Editing
Dick Giordano (managing editor); 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) #530 [Direct].

On-sale date from Comic Reader #198.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
S-3837
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Superman! Save me!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Brainiac
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Fantastic Deadly Voyage (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
S-3826
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Brainiac
Synopsis
Superman and Brainiac team up to stop a deadly planet-eating machine in space. But Brainiac turns on Superman, and Superman has to trap Brainiac inside a planet.
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Home...Home on the Waves! (Table of Contents: 2)

Aquaman; The Atom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Alex Saviuk
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors
Tom Ziuko
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
S-3830
Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Jean Loring
Synopsis
Aquaman ferrets out the traitor of an alien race on a faraway planet, and uses the weird energy from an alien animal to zap himself back to Earth. When he arrives, he is unconscious. Luckily, the Atom is there to rescue him.
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Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

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

Superman in Action / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
S-3842
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Superman! Save me!"]
    Superman
  2. 1. Fantastic Deadly Voyage
    Superman
  3. 2. Home...Home on the Waves!
    Aquaman; The Atom
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Superman in Action
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