Superman Supacomic #201

Published
July 1976
Page count
68
Cover price
0.35 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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Man Who Created Superman! (Superman) Cover, 1 page

"I've got to invent someone to save me--someone super-strong who can fly--like him!"

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1909

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Bob Oksner, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor
Show/hide 1. The Man Who Created Superman (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1909

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Bob Oksner, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #447 (May 1975)
The Man Who Created Superman!
Also printed
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Murray, 1978? series) #41 ([September 1980?])
The Man Who Created Superman
Show/hide 2. The Man Who Cried Super-'Wolf' (Superman) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1963

Credits

Writing
Jim Shooter, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Tex Blaisdell, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superman (DC, 1939 series) #290 (August 1975)
The Man Who Cried Super-"Wolf"!
Show/hide 3. The Hot-Shot Hoopsters (Strange Sports Stories) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Strange Sports Stories
Genre
Sports

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Carmine Infantino, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Text
Gaspar Saladino, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brave and the Bold (DC, 1955 series) #46 (February-March 1963)
The Hot-Shot Hoopsters
Also printed
United States
DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #7 (April-June 1970)
The Hot-Shot Hoopsters!
Show/hide 4. The Cape and Cowl Crooks! [Part I] (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor [credited]
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Assistant Editor [attributed]

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #159 (August 1966)
The Cape and Cowl Crooks!
Also printed
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #227 (January-February 1975)
The Cape and Cowl Crooks!
 
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (KG Murray, 1973 series) #122 ([June 1975?])
The Cape and Cowl Crooks Part 2: Trail of the Copy-Cat Crooks

Synopsis

Superman and Batman are plagued by evil duplicates of themselves.

Notes

Camp references a la the Batman TV show begin. This is Hamilton's last published script for DC.

Show/hide 5. Part II: Trail of the Copy-Cat Crooks! (Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman with Robin the Boy Wonder
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
George Klein, inker
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, editor [credited]
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, Assistant Editor [attributed]

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #159 (August 1966)
Part II: Trail of the Copy-Cat Crooks!
Show/hide 6. Untitled Comic story, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Genre
Humour

Credits

Writing
Sergio Aragonés, scripter
Art
Sergio Aragonés, line art

Notes

Beach gag with mother and two children - and someone missing...

Show/hide 7. The Case of the Reverse-Pickpocket (The Elongated Man) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Elongated Man
Genre
Superhero
Code
S-1914

Credits

Writing
Mike W. Barr, scripter
Art
Sergio Garcia, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, original editor
 
E. Nelson Bridwell, original Associate Editor
 
Bob Rozakis, original Assistant Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #453 (November 1975)
The Case of the Reverse Pickpocket!

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 892

Entry created

  • 09/12/2003

Cover added

  • 09/12/2003

Index completed

  • 22/12/2006

Last updated

  • 10/09/2019