Superman Supacomic #166

Published
June 1973
Page count
68
Cover price
25 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover The Wheel of Super-Fortune (Superman) Cover, 1 page

""The Wheel of Super-Fortune!""

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Neal Adams, inker

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #231 (November 1970)

Notes

First use of the Planet Comics branding.

Show/hide 1. The Wheel of Super-Fortune (Superman) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero
Code
W-498

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Dan Adkins, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #231 (November 1970)
Also printed
Australia
Superman (KG Murray, 1977 series) #2 ([March 1977?])

Notes

Imaginary story (continued from Superman Supacomic 165)

Show/hide 2. The Condemned Legionnaires Part 2: The Secret of Satan Girl (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Super-hero
Code
J-1316
Characters
Supergirl

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #313 (October 1963)
This version
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #409 (August 1971)
Also printed
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #500 (June 1983)
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #2 (1992)
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
Show/hide 3. The Mutiny of the Damned (Superboy) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Super-hero
Code
B-1238

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Bob Brown, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #186 (May 1972)
Show/hide 4. Super-Turtle (Super-Turtle) Comic story, 1 page

"A truck full of tomatoes overturned. I'll go to the rescue!"

Featuring

Feature
Super-Turtle
Genre
Gags

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art
Text
Henry Boltinoff, letterer

Notes

Begins: "A truck full of tomatoes overturned. I'll go to the rescue!"

Show/hide 5. Let My People Live (The Fabulous Wold of Krypton) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Fabulous Wold of Krypton
Genre
Super-hero
Code
S-1340

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Bob Brown, penciller
 
Dave Cockrum, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #260 (January 1973)
Also printed
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #40 (September 1983)

Notes

First use of the Planet Comics branding.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 1794

Entry created

  • 24/09/2004

Cover added

  • 18/11/2007

Index completed

  • 06/07/2008

Last updated

  • 12/07/2009