World's Finest Comics #173

DC Comics

United States

Published
February 1968
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/21649

Credits

Editing
Mort Weisinger
E. Nelson Bridwell (Asst)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Jekyll-Hyde Heroes! (Superman and Batman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Robin; Superman (as Kralik); Batman (as Two-Face)

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Editing
Mort Weisinger
E. Nelson Bridwell (Asst)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #39 ([September 1969])
The Jekyll-Hyde Heroes!
Show/hide 1. The Jekyll-Hyde Heroes (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Two-Face (really Batman), Kralik (really Superman); the Intercrime Gang; Dr. Arron; Fortress of Solitude; Batcave

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #39 ([September 1969])
The Jekyll-Hyde Heroes

Synopsis

Dr. Arron's Psyche-Distortor chemicals cause complete character reversal in Superman and Batman, turning them into their own worst enemies.

Notes

Despite the flashback to a previous battle, this is Kralik's first appearance.

Show/hide 2. The Super-Key to Fort Superman (Editors' Round Table: Superman) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Editors' Round Table: Superman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Fortress of Solitude (intro) Batman; Joker (trophy); Green Kryptonite

Credits

Script
Jerry Coleman
Pencils
Wayne Boring
Inks
Stan Kaye

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #241 (June 1958)
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
Also printed
Australia
Super Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #99 ([September 1958])
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
 
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #1 ([August] 1960)
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #2 ([September 1962?])
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #16 (September 1981)
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
 
United States
The Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1987 series) (1987 [March 1988])
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
 
United States
The Greatest Superman Stories Ever Told (DC, 1989 series) ([April] 1989)
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
 
United States
Giant Superman Annual #1 Replica Edition (DC, 1998 series) #[nn] (June 1998)
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
 
United States
Superman: The Man of Tomorrow Archives (DC, 2004 series) #Volume 1 ([September] 2004)
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
 
United States
Showcase Presents Superman (DC, 2005 series) #Vol. One ([September] 2005)
The Super-Key to Fort Superman
From GCD
from Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #241 (June 1958)

Synopsis

Someone has broken into Superman's Fortress of Solitude, so Superman searches the place for clues.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 45981

Cover added

  • 20/05/2010

Index completed

  • 20/05/2010