Adventure #10

Published
June 1985
Page count
68
Cover price
0.99 AUD; 1.25 NZD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Australian Edition DC
 
Australian Edition DC

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Sword of the Atom) Cover, 1 page

"Presenting Sword of Atom Plus: Blue Devil"

Featuring

Feature
Sword of the Atom
Genre
Superhero
Code
C-570
Characters
Atom [Ray Palmer]; Princess Laethwen

Credits

Art
Gil Kane, line art
Colours
, colourist
Editing
Dick Giordano, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Sword of the Atom (DC, 1983 series) #4 (December 1983)
Untitled

Notes

Unlike previous issues in this series, this is not a wrap-around cover.

Show/hide 1. The Sorceress' Apprentice (Blue Devil) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
Blue Devil
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Zatanna (hero), Nebiros (demon)

Credits

Writing
Gary Cohn, scripter
 
Dan Mishkin, scripter
Art
Paris Cullins, penciller
 
Gary Martin, inker
Text
Todd Klein, letterer
Editing
Alan Gold, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Blue Devil (DC, 1984 series) #4 (September 1984)
The Sorceress' Apprentice
Show/hide 2. Book Four: Look Homeward, Atom (Sword of the Atom) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
Sword of the Atom
Genre
Superhero
Code
J-8907

Credits

Writing
Jan Strnad, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, line art
Text
John Costanza, letterer
Editing
Dick Giordano, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Sword of the Atom (DC, 1983 series) #4 (December 1983)
Book Four: Look Homeward, Atom

Synopsis

Atom defeates the tyrant king and returns to civilization after growing to normal size.

Show/hide 3. Rescue! [Episode Nine] (The Barren Earth) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Barren Earth
Genre
Science fiction
Code
J-8838

Credits

Writing
Gary Cohn, scripter
Art
Ron Randall, line art
Text
Phil Felix, letterer
Editing
Ross Andru, original editor
Management
Dick Giordano, original Executive Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Warlord (DC, 1976 series) #73 (September 1983)
Rescue!
Show/hide 4. Episode Ten A Quiet Night (The Barren Earth) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Barren Earth
Genre
Science fiction
Code
J-8860

Credits

Writing
Gary Cohn, scripter
Art
Ron Randall, line art
Text
Duncan Andrews, letterer
Editing
Ross Andru, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Warlord (DC, 1976 series) #74 (October 1983)
A Quiet Night
Show/hide 5. Sea Change [Episode Eleven] (The Barren Earth) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Barren Earth
Genre
Science fiction
Code
J-8861

Credits

Writing
Gary Cohn, scripter
Art
Ron Randall, line art
Text
Phil Felix, letterer
Editing
Ross Andru, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Warlord (DC, 1976 series) #76 (December 1983)
Sea Change
Show/hide 6. Battle of the Sounds [competition] Advertisement, 1 page

"Thousands of Albums to Win… Each Friday from 7th June to 23rd August we'll draw 500 entries… 100 from each of the following areas:- QLD/NSW-ACT/VIC-TAS/SA-NT/WA. 12 Weeks of winners! …How to Enter. Enter with any of these Great taste sensations:- Violet Crumble, Minties, Jaffas, Kit Kat, Aero, Fantales, Smarties, Polly Waffle, Drifter. You may enter with any 'Rowntree Hoadley Limited' product."

Details

Printed
1985
More...
Battle of the Sounds [competition]

Notes

Comics with this advertisement will probably have been published between May and August. The contest closed 30 August 1985 (although it is not clear what they did with entries received after the final draw on Friday 23 August!).


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Dave Newton

AusReprints ID

  • 3012

Entry created

  • 26/09/2006

Cover added

  • 11/08/2015

Index completed

  • 25/01/2009

Last updated

  • 28/02/2019