DC Special Series #1

DC Comics

United States.

Published
September 1977
Page count
84
Cover price
1.00 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/30578

Credits

Editing
Paul Levitz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (5 Star Super-Hero Spectacular) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
5 Star Super-Hero Spectacular
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Credits

Art
Neal Adams
Editing
Paul Levitz

Notes

5 Star Super-Hero Spectacular

Show/hide 1. Contents (Five Star Super-Hero Spectacular) Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Five Star Super-Hero Spectacular

Credits

Script
Paul Levitz
Art
Jim Aparo
Colours
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jim Aparo

Notes

Correct credit added for letterer 2008-08-08 (incorrectly had Paul Levitz).

Show/hide 2. How to Prevent a Flash (The Flash) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Frank McLaughlin
Colours
Anthony Tollin
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

From GCD
in Greatest Flash Stories Ever Told, The (DC, 1991 series) #nn
Show/hide 3. He Who Slaughters (Green Lantern) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Denny O'Neil
Art
Joe Staton
Colours
Liz Berube
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Green Lantern Album (Murray, 1978? series) #8 ([May 1978?])
He Who Slaughters
Show/hide 4. A King without a Sea! (Aquaman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Aquaman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Jack Abel
Colours
Bob LeRose

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Flash Album (Murray, 1977? series) #16 ([January 1978?])
A King Without a Sea
 
Australia
Aquaman Album (Murray, 1978 series) #1 ([September 1978?])
A King Without a Sea
Original
DC Special Series 1, 1977
Show/hide 5. The Telephone Tangle (The Atom) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atom
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Steve Stiles
Inks
Bob McLeod
Colours
Liz Berube
Show/hide 6. The Dead on Arrival Conspiracy (Batman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Martin Pasko
Pencils
Michael Netzer [as Mike Nasser]
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colours
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Bumper Batcomic (Murray, 1978 series) #9 ([July 1978?])
The Dead on Arrival Conspiracy
 
United Kingdom
The Super Heroes Monthly (London Editions, 1981 series) v2#1 (October 1981)
The Dead on Arrival Conspiracy!

Notes

originally prepared for the unpublished Kobra (1976 series) #8


Notes

5 Star Super-Hero Spectacular

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 24747

Entry created

  • 19/05/1994

Last updated

  • 04/01/2008