Super Heroes Album #7

Published
September 1977
Page count
100
Cover price
0.50 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover The Plunder Ploy of the Fatal Five (Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover, 1 page

"Superboy! Do you think you alone can defeat us when your comrades failed? Attack Him!"

Featuring

Feature
Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-2861

Credits

Art
Mike Grell, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
Jack C. Harris, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #219 (September 1976)
The Plunder Ploy of the Fatal Five
Show/hide 1. The Plunder Ploy of the Fatal Five (Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-2807

Credits

Writing
Jim Shooter, scripter
 
Ken Klaczak, idea (suggestion)
Art
Mike Grell, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
Jack C. Harris, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #219 (September 1976)
The Plunder Ploy of the Fatal Five

Synopsis

The Fatal Five attack Imsk and mortally wound Duplicate Boy. The Legion track the Fatal Five to their hideout and capture three of them. Saturn Girl uses her telepathic power to get Duplicate Boy to heal himself.

Show/hide 2. The Four Faces of Death (Space Voyagers) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Space Voyagers
Genre
Science fiction
Code
K-1139

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Alex Niño, line art
Editing
Joe Kubert, editor
 
Allan Asherman, Editorial Assistant

Reprint history

First print
United States
Rima, the Jungle Girl (DC, 1974 series) #4 (October-November 1974)
The Four Faces of Death!
Show/hide 3. Death of a Legend (Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Code
B-2795

Credits

Writing
Jim Shooter, scripter
Art
Michael Netzer, penciller [as Mike Nasser]
 
Bob Layton, inker
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor
 
Jack C. Harris, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #222 (December 1976)
Death of a Legend

Synopsis

A contingent of Legionnaires visits Zentor for a ceremony to honor Questar, that planet's legendary super-hero.

Show/hide 4. The Incredible Origin of the Chief (The Doom Patrol) Comic story, 26 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Doom Patrol
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Arnold Drake, scripter
Art
Bruno Premiani, line art
Text
Stan Starkman, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Doom Patrol (DC, 1964 series) #88 (June 1964)
The Incredible Origin of the Chief, Part 1
Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #78 ([November 1964?])
The Incredible Origin of the Chief Part 2: The Man Who Lived Twice Part 3: Showdown for the Chief
 
United States
Super-Team Family (DC, 1975 series) #9 (February-March 1977)
The Incredible Origin of the Chief
 
United States
The Doom Patrol Archives (DC, 2002 series) #1 ([March] 2002)
The Incredible Origin of the Chief (part 1)

Synopsis

The Baron and his henchmen go on a crime spree and the Doom Patrol are unable to stop him. The Chief believes that the Baron is somehow connected to General Immortus, and he tells the team how he first encountered the General, who wanted to obtain the secret of life.

Show/hide 5. The Army of Interplanetary Beasts (The Space Ranger) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton , scripter
 
Gardner Fox , scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Jack Schiff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of the Unexpected (DC, 1956 series) #45 (January 1960)
The Army of Interplanetary Beasts
Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #20 ([November 1960?])
The Army of Interplanetary Beasts
Show/hide 6. Computo the Conqueror (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer [as Milton Snapinn]
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #340 (January 1966)
Computo the Conqueror!
Also printed
United States
Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 1973 series) #3 (April-May 1973)
Computo the Conqueror!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #Volume 2 ([April] 2008)
Computo the Conqueror!

Synopsis

Brainiac 5's latest creation turns on its master and the rest of the Legion.

Show/hide 7. Colossal Boy's One-Man War (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Jerry Siegel, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Sheldon Moldoff, inker
Text
Milt Snapinn, letterer [as Milton Snapinn]
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #341 (February 1966)
Colossal Boy's One-Man War, Part I: The Weirdo Legionnaire!
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 2007 series) #Volume 2 ([April] 2008)
Colossal Boy's One-Man War!

Synopsis

The Legionnaires go underground to regroup before taking on Computo after he kills one of Triplicate Girl's bodies.

Notes

A monument to Beast Boy, from the Heroes of Lallor, is shown on Shanghalla, where the remains of one of Triplicate Girl's body are sent. Triplicate Girl takes on the identity of Duo Damsel in this story. Story continues from previous issue.

Show/hide 8. The Time Journal (Rip Hunter) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Rip Hunter
Genre
Non-Fiction

Notes

Text page of "strange and curious facts collected by Rip Hunter on his amazing adventures into the past." Features Jet-propelled carriage, microscope, crane and perpetual motion machine,


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 413

Entry created

  • 29/11/2003

Cover added

  • 21/11/2003

Index completed

  • 21/11/2003

Last updated

  • 24/08/2019