Superman: Tales of the Bizarro World

DC Comics

United States

Published
[September] 2000
Page count
196
Cover price
14.95 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/132098

Credits

Editing
Dale Crain (collected edition)

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Tales of the Bizarro World) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor
Characters
Bizarro #1; Superman; Bizarro Lois; Bizarro Superboy

Credits

Art
Jaime Hernandez
Colours
Lee Loughridge
Letters
typeset
Editing
Dale Crain (collected edition)

Notes

Collects the complete run of "Tales of the Bizarro World" back-up stories from Adventure Comics #285-299 (June, 1961 - August, 1962). This cover is an homage to the cover of Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #1.

Show/hide 1. Introduction Text article, 2.5 pages

Credits

Author
David Mandel

Notes

David Mandel wrote the "Bizarro episode" of the TV show, SEINFELD.

Show/hide 2. The Bizarro Story... Text article, 0.5 pages
Show/hide 3. Us People Magazine Exclusive: An Interview with Bizarro Superman #1 Text article, 3 pages

Credits

Author
David Mandel
Show/hide 4. First of a New Series!... "Tales of the Bizarro World!" (Tales of the Bizarro World) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #285
Show/hide 5. The Shame of the Bizarro Family! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

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Based on
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #285 (June 1961)
The Shame of the Bizarro Family
Printed in
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #28 ([November 1961])
The Shame of the Bizarro Family
Also printed
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #202 (December 1967-January 1968)
The Shame of the Bizarro Family!
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #15 ([May 1970?])
The Shame of the Bizarro Family
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #285
Show/hide 6. Featuring "Mr. Mxyzptlk Becomes a Bizarro!" (Tales of the Bizarro World) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #286
Show/hide 7. Bizarro, Private Detective! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #286
Show/hide 8. Jimmy Olsen's Kookie Scoops! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 9. Featuring "Bizarro's Secret Identity!" (Tales of the Bizarro World) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #288
Show/hide 10. Bizarro's Secret Identity! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

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Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #15 ([May 1970?])
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #288
Show/hide 11. Bizarro's Amazing Buddies! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

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Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #15 ([May 1970?])
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #289
Show/hide 12. The Invasion of the Bizarro World! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #290
Show/hide 13. The Bizarro Perfect Crimes! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #15 ([May 1970?])
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #291
Show/hide 14. Bizarro Creates a Monster! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 11 pages
Show/hide 15. The Good Deeds of Bizarro-Luthor! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages
Show/hide 16. Featuring "The Halloween Pranks of the Bizarro-Supermen!" (Tales of the Bizarro World) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #294
Show/hide 17. The Halloween Pranks of the Bizarro Supermen! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #294
Show/hide 18. Featuring "The Kookie Super-Ape!" (Tales of the Bizarro World) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #295
Show/hide 19. The Kookie Super-Ape! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #295
Show/hide 20. The Case of the Super-Looney Lawyer! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #296
Show/hide 21. The Bizarro Who Goofed Up History! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #297
Show/hide 22. Bizarro Goes Sane! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Bizarro World
Genre
Super-hero; humor

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
John Forte
Colours
Digital Chameleon

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #298
Show/hide 23. Car 45, Get Lost! (Tales of the Bizarro World) Comic story, 10 pages
Show/hide 24. Biographies Text article, 1 page

Credits

Author
Mark Waid
Joe Desris
Dr. Jerry Bails (credited as researchers)

Notes

Biographies of Wayne Boring, John Forte, Stan Kaye, Jerry Siegel, and Curt Swan.


Notes

Collects the complete run of "Tales of the Bizarro World" back-up stories from Adventure Comics #285-299 (June, 1961 - August, 1962). This cover is an homage to the cover of Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #1.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39368

Cover added

  • 15/05/2010

Index completed

  • 15/05/2010

Last updated

  • 21/11/2009