Colossal Comic #27

Published
October 1963
Page count
164
Cover price
3/6 [0-3-6 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman and Batman with Robin) Cover, 1 page

"164 pages!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Hart Amos , line art

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Show/hide 1. The Phantom Batman (Batman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Dick Sprang, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #110 (September 1957)
Also printed
United Kingdom
Batman (Colour Comics, 1952 series) #96 ([May 1958?])
 
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #5 ([June 1964?])
Show/hide 2. The Amazing Superman Newsreel (Superman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Al Plastino, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #98 (July 1955)
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #67 ([July 1968?])
Show/hide 3. Movie Makers from Outer Space (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #210 (November 1955)
Show/hide 4. The Dragon from King Arthur's Court (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 5. Superbaby, Jimmy Olsen's Pal (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #18 (February 1957)
Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #27 ([July 1957?])
Show/hide 6. The Seven Wonders of Space (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
John Fischetti, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #136 (September 1949)
Show/hide 7. The Mirage Maker (Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff, penciller
 
Charles Paris, inker
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Batman (DC, 1940 series) #114 (March 1958)
Show/hide 8. Spaceman by Proxy (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
John Fischetti, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #169 (June 1952)
Show/hide 9. The Forbidden Robots (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #233 (October 1957)
Also printed
United States
Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 1973 series) #4 (August 1973)
 
Australia
Super Heroes (KG Murray, 1976 series) #1 ([July 1976?])
Show/hide 10. Unwanted Superman Souvenirs (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #15 (September 1956)
Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #26 ([May 1957?])
 
Australia
Giant Jimmy Olsen Album (Colour Comics, 1966 series) #7 ([September 1972??])
Show/hide 11. The Super-Aquarium (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #234 (March 1957)
Show/hide 12. The Great Kryptonite Mystery (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 13. The Incredible Feats of Lois Lane (Superman) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 14. Aquaman's Sea-Circus (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
George Kashdan , scripter
Art
John Daly, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #154 (July 1950)
Show/hide 15. The Phantom Space Ship (Tommy Tomorrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
John Fischetti, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #171 (August 1952)
Show/hide 16. The Laughing Ghost of Warwick Castle Comic story, 4 pages
Show/hide 17. The Secret Past of Superboy's Father (Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy, the Adventures of Superman when he was a Boy
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Creig Flessel, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #238 (July 1957)
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #238 (July 1957)
The Secret Past of Superboy's Father
Show/hide 18. The Perils of the Polka-Dot Archer (The Green Arrow) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Green Arrow
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
George Papp, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #238 (July 1957)
Show/hide 19. The Greatest Show on Water (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #219 (December 1955)
Show/hide 20. The Merman of Metropolis (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Ray Burnley, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #20 (April 1957)
Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #29 ([September 1957?])
Show/hide 21. The Daredevil of the Seven Seas (Aquaman) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Art
Ramona Fradon, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #198 (March 1954)
Show/hide 22. The Man Who Wasn't Human Comic story, 2 pages
Show/hide 23. Jimmy Olsen in the 50th Century (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 8 pages

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1583

Entry created

  • 21/08/2004

Cover added

  • 31/08/2007

Index completed

  • 21/08/2004

Last updated

  • 18/08/2012