Giant Superman Album #31

Published
November 1977
Page count
100
Cover price
75 cents
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

"Superman runs into real interference from his newest most fantastic foe--Blackrock! Meet the metal menace who crushes the man of steel...Junk-Man! Earth-shattering thriller--"The Laugh Heard 'Round the World!""

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ernie Chan, line art [as Ernie Chua]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #245 (December 1971-January 1972)
 (100-Page Super-Spectacular DC-7)
Printed in
Blackrock from Action Comics 458, April 1976
Junk-Man from Action Comics 455, January 1976
The Laugh Heard 'Round the World from Action Comics 450, August 1975
main superman image from Superman 245, December 1971-January 1972.
Show/hide 1. Make Me a Super-Hero (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Action Comics 458, April 1976
Show/hide 2. Superman's Fantastic Face-Saving Feat (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Action Comics 453, November 1975
Show/hide 3. My Son, the Orphan (Morgan Edge) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Morgan Edge
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Action Comics 468, February 1977
Show/hide 4. Three Billion Targets (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney, scripter
Art
José Luis García-López, penciller [as Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez]
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

Original
World's Finest Comics 244, April-May 1977
Show/hide 5. Paper Hero (The Sporting Life of Steve Lombard) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Sporting Life of Steve Lombard
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Marty Pasko, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Action Comics 465, November 1976
Show/hide 6. Junkman--The Recycled Superstar (Superman) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero
Characters
Superman; Green Arrow; The Atom

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Action Comics 455, January 1976
Show/hide 7. The Long Weekend (The Private Life of Clark Kent) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Private Life of Clark Kent
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Bill Kunkel, scripter
Art
John Calnan, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Action Comics 471, May 1977
Show/hide 8. How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Super-hero
Characters
Superman; Supergirl; Krypto

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #2 (1960 [January 1961])
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
Also printed
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #100 (October 1962)
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #13 ([February 1963?])
 
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #13 ([February 1963?])
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #5 ([June 1969?])
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #5 ([June 1969?])
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #119 ([July 1969])
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #119 ([July 1969])
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
 
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (Colour Comics, 1970 series) #1 ([March 1970?])
 
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (Colour Comics, 1970 series) #1 ([March 1970?])
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
 
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #85 ([July 1971?])
 
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #85 ([July 1971?])
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
 
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #96 ([May 1973?])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Tip Top Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #96 ([May 1973?])
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
 
Australia
Superman the Comic (Murray, 1978 series) #1 ([December 1978?])
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
 
Australia
Superman (Murray, 1982 series) ([1982])
 
Australia
World of Krypton (Murray, 1982) (1982)
 
Australia
Superman (Murray, 1982 series) ([1982])
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
 
Australia
World of Krypton (Murray, 1982) (1982)
How the Super-Family Came to Earth From Krypton
 
United States
Superman in the Sixties (DC, 1999) ([September] 1999)
How the Super-Family Came to Earth from Krypton
Original
Superman Annual 2, 1960
Show/hide 9. The Laugh Heard 'Round the World (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Action Comics 450, August 1975

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Kevin Patrick
  • Anthony Revill

AusReprints ID

  • 224

Entry created

  • 23/11/2003

Cover added

  • 21/11/2003

Index completed

  • 31/05/2007

Last updated

  • 19/08/2017