World's Finest Comics #302

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1984
Page count
36
Cover price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.30 GBP
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/38535

Credits

Editing
Roger Slifer (editor)
Tom Condon (managing editor)

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Code
C-615
Characters
Superman; Batman

Credits

Pencils
Ed Hannigan
Inks
Klaus Janson
Show/hide 1. The Superman-Batman Split! (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Supergirl; Batgirl; Jimmy Olsen; Robin; Ronald Jason (actor, death); Dur [Ronald Jason]; Tiron [Ronald Jason]; Desmond Jason (Ronald's brother, scientist, death)

Credits

Script
Cary Bates
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams ?
Dick Giordano ?
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #176 (June 1968)
The Superman-Batman Split!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #110 ([October 1968?])
The Superman-Batman Split
 
United States
Super-Team Family (DC, 1975 series) #3 (February-March 1976)
The Superman-Batman Split
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (KG Murray, 1973? series) #28 ([November 1976?])
The Superman-Batman Split Part 2: A Tale of 3 Teams
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #16 (September 1981)
The Superman-Batman Split!
 
Australia
Super Adventure (Federal, 1984 series) #6 ([December 1984?])
The Superman-Batman Split
 
United States
Batman Illustrated by Neal Adams (DC, 2003 series) #1 ([September] 2003)
The Superman-Batman Split!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Batgirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
The Superman-Batman Split!

Synopsis

Ronald Jason, an actor who has only a few weeks of life after explosion of 'artificial radioactive element' created by his brother Desmond Ronald (who died because of the explosion) is trying to trick Superman (who takes Batgirl to his team) and Batman (who takes Supergirl to his team) against one another playing two aliens, Dur and Tiron.

Notes

Giordano is credited as inker. This story consists of two parts: Part I (9 pages) and Part II: A Tale of 3 Teams (9 pages). Character list and synopsis from Tomo Jacobson.

Show/hide 2. No title recorded (Meanwhile...) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Meanwhile...

Credits

Script
Dick Giordano
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 3. No Rest for Heroes! (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Justice League of America [Hawkman; Green Lantern; Green Arrow; Zatanna; Elongated Man; Wonder Woman; Red Tornado; Firestorm] (cameo); Outsiders [Halo; Black Lightning; Katana; Geo-Force] (cameo)

Credits

Script
David Anthony Kraft
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
Rodin Rodriguez
Colours
Carl Gafford
Letters
Duncan Andrews

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
World's Finest Comics Starring Superman & Batman (Federal, 1984 series) #6 ([March 1985?])
No Rest for Heroes

Synopsis

The story takes place after "World's Finest #300." Superman and Batman are deciding to go to sit and rest in Hatari Pub before going back to their cities and getting into small pub fight.

Notes

Character list and synopsis from Tomo Jacobson.

Show/hide 4. No title recorded (From the World's Finest Comics Fans) Letters page, 1.2 pages

Featuring

Feature
From the World's Finest Comics Fans
Code
L-1577

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters of comment from Charles David Haskell, Kevin T. Brown, Donavon R. Ice Jr., Jason Mills, and P.B.

Show/hide 5. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation Statement of ownership, 0.2 pages

Credits

Script
Paul Levitz
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Star Trek) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Star Trek
Characters
Captain James T. Kirk

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 41132

Entry created

  • 19/09/2019

Index completed

  • 19/09/2019

Last updated

  • 19/09/2019