Superboy #177

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1971
Page count
52
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/24477

Credits

Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Our Traitor Super-Son (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-1047
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent

Credits

Art
Dick Giordano
Show/hide 1. Our Traitor Super-Son! (Superboy) Comic story, 15 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-995
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Cerebron [Lex Luthor]; Krull; Lana Lang

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Murphy Anderson

Synopsis

Superboy makes it seem that he has turned on his foster parents in order to protect them from Luthor's latest scheme against him.

Show/hide 2. Plague from the Past! (Superboy) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-1020
Characters
Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Professor Lang; Lana Lang; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Murphy Anderson

Synopsis

Superboy accidentally unleashes a plague from an ancient Egyptian artifact, but is able to turn back the clock and prevent the epidemic.

Show/hide 3. The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton! [The Revenge of the Knave of Krypton!] (From the Files of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
From the Files of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-1048
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Chameleon Boy [Reep Daggle]; Mon-El [Lar Gand]; Element Lad [Jan Arrah]; Saturn Girl [Imra Ardeen]; Lightning Lad [Garth Ranzz]; Sun Boy [Dirk Morgna]; Brainiac 5 [Querl Dox]]; Dev-Em; Radiation Roy; Proty II; Krypto; Molock; Jor-El (flashback)

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel (pp 1-3, 10)
Otto Binder (pp 4-9)
Pencils
John Forte (pp 1-3, 10)
George Papp (pp 4-9)
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff (pp 1-3, 10)
George Papp (pp 4-9)
Al Plastino (Superboy and Clark Kent faces)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #320 (May 1964)
Revenge of the Knave from Krypton! Part I
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #153 ([May 1972?])
The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #44 (January 1984)
The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton! Part I
 
United States
The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives (DC, 1991 series) #3 (1993)
Part I: The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #1 ([April] 2007)
The Revenge of the Knave from Krypton!

Synopsis

Dev-Em arrives at Legion headquarters as a member of the Inter-Stellar Counter-Intelligence Corps on a mission to nab the elusive leader of the Cosmic Spy Legion, Morlock the Merciless, but loses the assignment to Superboy.

Notes

There is an "Editor's Note" at the bottom of the first page announcing the change in frequency of Superboy from 8-times a year to monthly.

Show/hide 4. The Treachery of Molock the Merciless! [The Revenge of the Knave of Krypton!] (From the Files of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
From the Files of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Chameleon Boy [Reep Daggle]; Mon-El [Lar Gand]; Element Lad [Jan Arrah]; Saturn Girl [Imra Ardeen]; Lightning Lad [Garth Ranzz]; Sun Boy [Dirk Morgna]; Brainiac 5 [Querl Dox]]; Dev-Em; Molock; Proty II

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff

Synopsis

Superboy successfully completes Dev-Em's mission, with Proty II's help.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 41205

Entry created

  • 21/08/2019

Index completed

  • 21/08/2019

Last updated

  • 21/08/2019