The Best of DC #11

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1981
Page count
132
Cover price
0.95 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/35231

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (consulting)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Dick Giordano
Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (consulting)
Show/hide 1. The Miraculous Return of Jonathan Kent! (Superman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colours
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #507 (May 1980)
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Murray, 1982 series) ([1982?])
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #507 (May 1980)
Show/hide 2. Flip (Tales of Gotham City) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of Gotham City
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Jack C. Harris
Art
Dan Spiegle
Colours
Tatjana Wood
Letters
John Costanza

Reprint history

From GCD
from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #494 (September 1980)
Show/hide 3. Dreadful Birthday Dear Joker ...! (Batman) Comic story, 18 pages
Show/hide 4. Brief Encounter Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Mimai Kin
Pencils
Trevor von Eeden
Inks
Carl Potts
Colours
Bob Le Rose
Letters
Todd Klein

Reprint history

From GCD
from Time Warp (DC, 1980 series) #5 (July 1980)
Show/hide 5. The Man Who Was the World! (Superman & Deadman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman & Deadman
Characters
Superman; Deadman; Rama Kushna; Abraham Gold (flashback); Jack Gold (flashback); Caprice (flashback); S.T.A.R. Labs; Dr. Jenet Klyburn; Alex Atley; Carol Atley; Dennis; Mr. Genarian (villain); Lois Lane (cameo)

Credits

Script
Len Wein
Art
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Colours
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprint history

First print
United States
DC Comics Presents (DC, 1978 series) #24 (August 1980)
The Man Who Was the World!
Also printed
Australia
Adventure (Federal, 1983 series) #6 ([November 1984?])
The Man Who Was the World
 
United States
Superman: Back in Action (DC, 2007 series) ([January] 2007)
The Man Who Was the World!
From GCD
from DC Comics Presents (DC, 1978 series) #24 (August 1980)
Show/hide 6. A Bridge Called Charlie (Sgt. Rock) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Sgt. Rock
Genre
War

Credits

Script
Bob Kanigher
Art
Frank Redondo
Colours
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Esphidy

Reprint history

From GCD
from Sgt. Rock (DC, 1977 series) #337 (February 1980)
Show/hide 7. Star Light, Star Bright... Farthest Star I See Tonight! (Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Supreboy [Clark Kent]; Phantom Girl [Tinya Wazzo]; Mon-El; Saturn Girl [Irma Ardeen]; Karate Kid [Val Armorr] (Cameo); Sun Boy [Dirk Morgna] (Cameo); Princess Projectra (Cameo); Chameleon Boy [Reep Daggle] (Cameo); Colossal Boy [Gim Allen] (Cameo); Wildfire [Drake Burroughs]; Lightning Lad [Garth Ranzz]

Credits

Script
Paul Levitz
Art
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Colours
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprint history

From GCD
from DC Special Series (DC, 1977 series) #21 (Spring 1980)

Synopsis

Superboy convinces the Legion of Super-Heroes to go searching for the star that shown over Bethlehem during Jesus' birth on Christmas Eve.

Show/hide 8. The Vow of a Samurai! (Jonah Hex) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jonah Hex
Genre
Western

Credits

Script
Michael Fleisher
Art
Tony Dezuniga
Colours
Bob Le Rose
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Reprint history

From GCD
from Jonah Hex (DC, 1977 series) #39 (August 1980)
Show/hide 9. Bruce the Barbarian! Comic story, 8 pages

Credits

Script
J. Marc DeMatteis
Art
Vicatan

Reprint history

From GCD
from Unexpected, The (DC, 1968 series) #205 (December 1980)
Show/hide 10. The Secret World of Jonathan Kent! (Superman) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte
Colours
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #508 (June 1980)
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Murray, 1982 series) ([1982?])
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #508 (June 1980)

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37988

Cover added

  • 23/10/2010

Index completed

  • 23/10/2010