Action Comics #280

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16414

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Brainiac's Super-Revenge! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Brainiac; Perry White; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Mort Weisinger

Reprint history

Printed in
in Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3
Show/hide 1. Brainiac's Super-Revenge! (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Congo Bill; Congorilla; Brainiac (villain); Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Molnur; Invisible Rogue; Elastic Crook; Electric Man (Cameo); Insect Master (Cameo)

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #31 ([February 1962?])
Brainiac's Super-Revenge
 
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #168 (December 1974-January 1975)
Brainiac's Super-Revenge
 
United States
The Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #168 (December 1974-January 1975)
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (KG Murray, 1973? series) #25 ([May 1975?])
Brainiac's Super-Revenge
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (KG Murray, 1973? series) #25 ([May 1975?])
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3 (April 2007)
Brainiac's Super-Revenge!
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3 (April 2007)
From GCD
in Superman Family (DC, 1974 series) #168 (December 1974-January 1975)
in Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #3
 
From Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #280 (September 1961)

Synopsis

Congorilla helps Superman, Lois and Jimmy escape from Braniac's trap.

Notes

Inks note from original indexer: gr says Klein.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Ollie) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Ollie
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 3. Trapped In Kandor! (Supergirl) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Supergirl
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supergirl (brief origin); Superman; Lex Luthor; Lesla-Lar (villain); Fred Danvers; Mrs. Danvers; Fortress of Solitude; Kandor; Zor-El (flashback)

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Supergirl Album (KG Murray, 1974 series) #6 ([March 1975?])
From GCD
in Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360 (March 1968)
in Supergirl Archives (DC, 2001 series) #2

Notes

Story continued from Action Comics #279; Story continues in Action Comics #281


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37007

Entry created

  • 13/07/2008

Cover added

  • 20/11/2010

Index completed

  • 20/11/2010