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)

Credits

Editing
, editor

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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, line art

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

Writing
Bob Rozakis, scripter
Art
Don Newton, penciller
 
José Delbo, penciller [as Jose Delbo]
 
Dan Adkins, inker
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
 
Kim DeMulder, inker
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
 
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Editing
Jack C. Harris, editor

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
Code
J-6401

Credits

Writing
Paul Levitz, scripter
Art
Steve Ditko, penciller
 
Romeo Tanghal, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Len Wein, editor

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
Code
J-6375

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter
Art
Joe Staton, penciller
 
Bob Smith, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Len Wein, editor

Reprint history

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

Featuring

Feature
Plastic Man
Genre
Super-hero
Code
J-6410

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter
Art
Joe Staton, penciller
 
Bob Smith, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Len Wein, editor

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 (Plastic Man) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Plastic Man
Genre
Super-hero
Code
J-6545

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter
Art
Joe Staton, penciller
 
Bob Smith, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Len Wein, editor

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