Action Comics #483

DC Comics

United States.

Published
May 1978
Page count
36
Cover price
0.35 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/32198

Credits

Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor)
Julie Schwartz (editor)
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)

Issue contents Hide all

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

"You gave it your best shot, Superman! But you blew it!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2856
Characters
Superman; Amazo

Credits

Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colours
Tatjana Wood

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Murray, 1978? series) #40 ([June 1980?])
No title recorded

Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Show/hide 1. Sleep No More! (Superman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2827
Characters
Amazo; Justice League of America [Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Black Canary [Dinah Laurel Lance]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]]; Lana Lang

Credits

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colours
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Murray, 1978? series) #40 ([June 1980?])
Amazo’s Big Breakthrough

Synopsis

While the world suffers from an insomnia epidemic, and the Justice League remains trapped in limbo, Superman continues his battle with Amazo. Ultimately, the Justice League returns, and Superman is able to shut down Amazo, and use him to fix the insomnia problem at the same time.

Show/hide 2. Dilemma (Wonder Woman; Hostess Twinkies) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wonder Woman; Hostess Twinkies
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Superman in Action) Letters page, 0.75 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman in Action
Code
S-2864

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters from: Andrew C. Taylor; Mike Fedik; Mike White.

Show/hide 4. No title recorded Statement of ownership, 0.25 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 5. Volume 78 Issue 9 - Week of February 27, 1978 (Daily Planet) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daily Planet

Credits

Letters
typeset
Editing
Bob Rozakis

Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #153.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 31842

Entry created

  • 09/07/2007

Index completed

  • 02/03/2019

Last updated

  • 02/03/2019