Superman #290

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1975
Page count
36
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/28864

Credits

Editing
Julius Schwartz
E. Nelson Bridwell (associate editor)

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Show/hide Cover The Man Who Cried Super-Wolf! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-2029
Characters
Superman; crowd

Credits

Art
Bob Oksner

Synopsis

Superman tries to force himself into an anti-gravity ray as it sucks people and things up into the sky.

Notes

Credits for pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 1. The Man Who Cried Super-"Wolf"! (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1963
Characters
Mr. Coram (villain); Tommy Woodrow (villain); Superman; Clark Kent; Jimmy Olsen; Sam Stern; Josh Coyle; Lois Lane; Morgan Edge; S.T.A.R. Labs

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (KG Murray, 1974 series) #201 ([July 1976?])
The Man Who Cried Super-'Wolf'
Show/hide 2. Babble, Babble, Toil and Trouble! (Superman) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1989
Characters
Mr. Mxyzptlk (villain); Clark Kent; Superman; Steve Lombard; Oscar Asherman; Josh Coyle

Credits

Script
Elliot S! Maggin
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Tex Blaisdell

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Lois Lane Comic (KGM, 1975 series) #112 ([March 1976?])
Babble, Babble, Toil and Trouble!
Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Metropolis Mailbag) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Metropolis Mailbag
Code
S-2036

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters
typeset

Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #118.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 42776

Entry created

  • 08/02/2019

Index completed

  • 08/02/2019

Last updated

  • 08/02/2019