Superboy #1

KG Murray

Australia.

Published
October 1982
Page count
100
Cover price
0.99 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Murray Comics (Black)
 
Murray Comics (Black)
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/577867

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover Captive of the Red Sun! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

"Bonus Feature: "Captive of the Red Sun!""

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3628

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, penciller
 
Dave Hunt, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Consulting Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The New Adventures of Superboy (DC, 1980 series) #20 (August 1981)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Murray the Cat Fan Club [black and white] (Murray the Cat) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Hey look who's here…its Murray the Cat. So Come on gang and join the Murray the Cat Fan Club and you will receive * One comic every month for 12 months from a category of your choice * The Murray the Cat Membership Badge * Two additional recent comics delivered during the twelve months at no extra cost * One 53cm X 43cm Pin up Poster of Murray the Cat. All this for $9.60 per year *(Overseas $12.60)…"

Details

Printed
1982 to 1983
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Murray the Cat Fan Club [black and white]
Show/hide 2. The Planet That Kidnapped Superboy (The New Adventures of Superboy) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
The New Adventures of Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3656

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, penciller
 
Dave Hunt, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Consulting Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The New Adventures of Superboy (DC, 1980 series) #20 (August 1981)
The Planet That Kidnapped Superboy
Show/hide 3. Superboy Meets Superboy...Almost! (Superboy Presents Strange Encounters of the First Time!) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy Presents Strange Encounters of the First Time!
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3763

Credits

Writing
Bob Rozakis, scripter
Art
José Delbo, penciller [as Jose Delbo]
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The New Adventures of Superboy (DC, 1980 series) #26 (February 1982)
Superboy Meets Superboy-Almost

Synopsis

Superboy discovers he can't meet himself time traveling

Notes

"Continued on page 89 'Superboy's Mission'"

Show/hide 4. Where, Oh Where Has Superboy Gone? (Superman: The In-Between Years) Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 5. Captive of the Red Sun (Superboy Presents: Strange Encounters of the First Time!) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy Presents: Strange Encounters of the First Time!
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3653

Credits

Writing
Bob Rozakis, scripter
Art
John Calnan, penciller
 
Dave Hunt, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Consulting Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The New Adventures of Superboy (DC, 1980 series) #20 (August 1981)
Captive of the Red Sun
 
United States
The New Adventures of Superboy (DC, 1980 series) #21 (September 1981)
Danger: Condition Red

Synopsis

In space, a 10 year old Superboy encounters a red sun for the first time since leaving Krypton, and is forced to land on a world populated by snail-creatures as his powers leave him. 10-year-old Superboy first visits a red sun world.

Notes

The splash page and title of "Danger: Condition Red" has been removed to merge the orginal two stories into a single story.

Show/hide 6. Metropolis: Day 1 (Superman: The In-Between Years) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman: The In-Between Years
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Bob Rozakis, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, penciller
 
Dan Adkins, inker
Text
John Costanza, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #362 (August 1981)
Metropolis: Day 1
Show/hide 7. To Fight the Unbeatable Foe (Superboy) Comic story, 32 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3560

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, penciller
 
Dave Hunt, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The New Adventures of Superboy (DC, 1980 series) #17 (May 1981)
To Fight The Unbeatable Foe
 
United States
The New Adventures of Superboy (DC, 1980 series) #18 (June 1981)
Superboy's Do-It-Yourself Doom!

Synopsis

Clark uses his mind probe machine to learn how Jor-El built robots.

Notes

There are two pages omitted from "Superboy's Do-It-Yourself Doom", including splash/title page in order to merge the original two stories into a single story.

Show/hide 8. Superboy's Mystery Mission (Superboy Presents Strange Encounters of the First Time!) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy Presents Strange Encounters of the First Time!
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-3764

Credits

Writing
Bob Rozakis, scripter
Art
José Delbo, penciller [as Jose Delbo]
 
Dennis Jensen, inker
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The New Adventures of Superboy (DC, 1980 series) #27 (March 1982)
Superboy's Mystery Mission

Synopsis

Superboy rescues the Mercury astronauts

Show/hide 9. Do you like to draw? (Murray the Cat) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Do you like to draw? </p><p>Could you draw a one page comic story making me your super "hero"?</p><p>The best entry received will be published in February, 1983 and will receive a Murray the Cat Fan Club pack. The 10 next best entries will each receive 10 free comics. All ages from 5-15 welcome to draw me as your super hero. Entries close 30th November, 1982. Send your Murray the Cat Super Hero comic story to: Murray the Super hero, 154 Clarence Street, Sydney N.S.W. 2000. Enter Now"

Details

Printed
1982
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Do you like to draw?
Show/hide 10. The Hubba Bubba Gumfighter Comes to Town [Four great flavours] Advertisement, 1 page

""He's here…!" "Hi! I'm the Hubba Bubba Gumfighter! … Now in four great flavours!"

Details

Printed
1982
Genre
Western
More...
The Hubba Bubba Gumfighter Comes to Town [Four great flavours]

Notes

This is a Hubba Bubba advertisement in comic format.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Neil A Hansen

AusReprints ID

  • 2854

Entry created

  • 29/11/2005

Cover added

  • 07/05/2011

Index completed

  • 02/05/2006

Last updated

  • 07/05/2011