Adventure Comics #1

Published
April-May 1983
Page count
84
Cover price
99 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Federal Comics (Murray 2)
 
Federal Comics (Murray 2)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Aquaman, Starman, Plastic Man) Cover, 1 page

"Aquaman Starman Plastic Man All New. Now three fabulous features."

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman, Starman, Plastic Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Brian Bolland

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #475 (September 1980)
Show/hide 1. Siren of the Sargasso (Aquaman) Comic story, 24 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Script
Bob Rozakis
Pencils
Don Newton, Jose Delbo
Inks
Dan Adkins, Frank Chiaramonte, Kim DeMulder
Letters
Shelly Leferman, Milt Snapinn
Editing
Jack C. Harris

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #262 (April-May 1980)
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #263 (June-July 1980)
 (Return to New Venice)
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #264 (August-September 1980)
 (What Light Through Underwater Breaks?)

Notes

Title page removed from "Return to New Venice". Pages edited and reduced on "What Lights Through Underwater Breaks?" Dr. Light appears in the last story.

Show/hide 2. Death in a Dark-Starred Void (Starman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Starman
Genre
Super-hero
Job code
J-6401

Credits

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Romeo Tanghal
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Len Wein

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #469 (March 1980)
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #470 (April 1980)
 (To Die A-Borning)
Also printed
Australia
Starman (Murray, 1982?) ([1982?])

Notes

Title page removed from story in Adventure Comics 470 ("To Die A-Borning") to combine stories.

Show/hide 3. Codename: Pinkeye (Plastic Man) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Plastic Man
Genre
Super-hero
Job code
J-6375

Credits

Script
Marty Pasko
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Bob Smith
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
Len Wein

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #469 (March 1980)
Show/hide 4. Untitled [Brickface] (Plastic Man) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Plastic Man
Genre
Super-hero
Job code
J-6410

Credits

Script
Marty Pasko
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Bob Smith
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
Len Wein

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #470 (April 1980)
 (Brickface and the Trowel)
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #471 (May 1980)
 (Brickface, the Wall to Wall Killer)

Notes

Title page of second story omitted.

Show/hide 5. Untitled [Lowbrow] (Plastic Man) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Plastic Man
Genre
Super-hero
Job code
J-6545

Credits

Script
Marty Pasko
Pencils
Joe Staton
Inks
Bob Smith
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
Len Wein

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #472 (June 1980)
 
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #473 (July 1980)
 (Lowbrow and Granetta Bloch)

Notes

Title page of second story omitted.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Neil A Hansen

AusReprints ID

  • 20

Entry created

  • 21/11/2003

Cover added

  • 29/01/2008

Index completed

  • 21/11/2003

Last updated

  • 29/01/2008