World's Finest #128

Published
February 1980
Page count
100
Cover price
0.80 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Murray Publishers
 
Murray Publishers

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman, Batman, Black Canary, Wonder Woman, Green Arrow, The Creeper) Cover, 1 page

"Smash issue!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman, Batman, Black Canary, Wonder Woman, Green Arrow, The Creeper
Genre
Superhero
Code
C-665
Characters
Superman, Batman, Black Canary, Wonder Woman, Green Arrow, The Creeper

Credits

Art
Jim Aparo, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Jack C. Harris, original Editor [as Jack Harris]

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #250 (April-May 1978)
The Reality War!
Show/hide 1. World's Finest (Superman and Batman, Green Arrow and Black Canary, Wonder Woman, and Vigilante) Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman, Green Arrow and Black Canary, Wonder Woman, and Vigilante
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-4798
Characters
Justice Leage of America

Credits

Writing
Jack C. Harris , scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Joe Orlando, original Managing Editor
 
Denny O'Neil, original Story Editor [as Dennis O'Neil]
 
Jack C. Harris, original Story Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #246 (August-September 1977)
World's Finest  (J-4723 (?))

Notes

Most text and all the story titles have been removed from the original "contents" page.

Show/hide 2. The Reality War! (Superman and Batman, Green Arrow and Black Canary) Comic story, 55 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman, Green Arrow and Black Canary
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-4854
Characters
Superman; Batman; Wonder Woman; Black Canary; Green Arrow; Alfred Pennyworth; Queen Hippolyta; Black Canary; Green Arrow; Hawkman; Superman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Atom [Ray Palmer]; The Elongated Man; The Creeper; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Wonder Woman (Earth 2)(flashback); Agent Axis (flashback); The Ravager (Professor Ronsom)(flashback); Superman (Earth 2)(flashback); Professor Phineas Potter (flashback); President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Aquaman

Credits

Writing
Gerry Conway, scripter
Art
George Tuska, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Jack C. Harris, original Editor [as Jack Harris]

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #250 (April-May 1978)
The Reality War! (Chapter One)

Notes

This story has multiple chapters.

Chapter One (15 pages): The Reality War! features Superman and Batman.

Chapter Two (16 pages): Collision With Destiny features Green Arrow, Black Canary and Wonder Woman.

Chapter Three (25 pages): The Ravager of Time features The World's Finest Team.

Show/hide 3. The Plague Makers (The Vigilante) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Vigilante
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-4518
Characters
The Vigilante; Arnie

Credits

Writing
Bill Kunkel, scripter
Art
Gray Morrow, line art
Text
Gray Morrow, letterer
Editing
Joe Orlando, original Managing Editor
 
Denny O'Neil, original Story Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #245 (June-July 1977)
The Plague Makers!
Show/hide 4. The Big Heist Comic story, 11 pages

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jack Lehti, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Gang Busters (DC, 1947 series) #26 (February-March 1952)
The Big Heist
Also printed
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #423 (May 1972)
The Big Heist
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #97 ([October 1973?])
The Big Heist

Notes

"A Classic"

Show/hide 5. The Vampire of Steel Part 2: Beware the Nega Realm, My Child Part 3: Vampire Bait (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 21 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-4944
Characters
Batman; Superman; The Phantom Stranger; Captain Kalamari

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Jack C. Harris, original Editor [as Jack Harris]

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #249 (February-March 1978)
The Vampire of Steel

Notes

The story has separate chapter titles: Part 1 - (no separate chapter title); Part 2 - Beware the Nega Realm, My Child...; Part 3 - Vampire Bait.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2162

Entry created

  • 13/01/2005

Cover added

  • 11/08/2015

Index completed

  • 15/04/2006

Last updated

  • 10/03/2023