Superman Annual #9

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1983
Page count
52
Cover price
1.00 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/36983

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman and Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-4032
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]

Credits

Art
Gil Kane

Reprint history

First print
Germany
Superman (Ehapa, 1966 series) 16. Februar 1983 (16. Februar 1983)
"Neue Waffen gegen Superman!"
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Federal, 1985) (April 1985)
Untitled

Notes

Job number confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics March, 2007. Besides the signature, Gil Kane's name also appears in store window at lower right.

Show/hide 1. Untitled (Superman and Batman) Table of contents, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-4032
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Curt Swan

Credits

Pencils
Alex Toth
Curt Swan
Inks
Terry Austin
Curt Swan

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman (Federal, 1985) (April 1985)
Untitled

Synopsis

Contents of the issue. Contains one panel from each story.

Notes

Job number confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics March, 2007. Schwartz's record list this as job number S-4202 but the actual issue has a job number of S-4032.

Show/hide 2. Villain! Villain! Who's Got the Villain? (Superman) Comic story, 30 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-4032
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (guest); Lex Luthor (villain); Reston (introduction, villain); Cantabile (introduction, villain); Lana Lang; Steve Lombard; Angel Marion (Model); Dr. Marker; Dean Harrow; Warden Clarence Rutherford

Credits

Script
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Terry Austin
Colours
Tom Ziuko
Letters
Gaspar Saladino [as Gaspar]

Reprint history

First print
Germany
Superman (Ehapa, 1966 series) 16. Februar 1983 (16. Februar 1983)
Willst du mein Bruder sein?
Also printed
Australia
Superman (Federal, 1985) (April 1985)
Villain, Villain, Who’s Got the Villain?

Synopsis

Lex Luthor plans to use Red Kryptonite to turn Superman into an indistinguishable copy of Lex Luthor.

Notes

Takes place before ACTION COMICS #544. Job number and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics March, 2007. The title on page one is slightly different than the title listed on the contents page ("Villian, Villain, Who's Got the Villain?"). This story is part of many Superman stories - published in Germany first and some of them never published in the U.S.A. - the series was called "Superman (monthly) Ehapa".

Show/hide 3. I Flew With Superman! (Superman) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-4159
Characters
Curt Swan (introduction); Superman [Clark Kent]; Frank (Clark Kent's Doorman)

Credits

Script
Curt Swan (Plot)
Cary Bates (Plot)
Elliot S! Maggin (Script)
Art
Curt Swan
Colours
Anthony Tollin
Letters
John Costanza

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
World's Finest Comics Starring Superman & Batman (Federal, 1984 series) #4 ([October 1984?])
I Flew With Superman

Synopsis

Curt Swan goes to sleep while working on a Superman page and wakes up on Earth One and meets Superman.

Notes

Job number and page count confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics March, 2007.


Notes

Publication month confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics March, 2007.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33267

Entry created

  • 25/08/2007

Cover added

  • 11/08/2015

Index completed

  • 10/08/2015

Last updated

  • 11/08/2015