Superman Special

Published
January 1985
Page count
84
Cover price
0.99 AUD; 1.25 NZD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
Australian Edition DC
 
Australian Edition DC
Federal Comics [straight text]
 
Federal Comics [straight text]

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Gil Kane, line art

Reprint history

Printed in
Superman Special 2, 1984
Show/hide 1. The Demon With a Cape (Superman) Comic story, 40 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, line art
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superman Special 2, 1984

Notes

Imaginary story. Panels are reduced on some pages from original count of 43. It was originally commissioned before the events in Action Comics 544 (Australian reprint in Action Comics Annual nn [1]). Brainiac appearance.

Show/hide 2. The Day the Cheering Stopped (Superman) Comic story, 40 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Elliot Maggin, scripter [as Elliot S! Maggin]
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Superman Annual 10, 1984

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Neil A Hansen

AusReprints ID

  • 1497

Entry created

  • 10/07/2004

Cover added

  • 11/08/2015

Index completed

  • 10/07/2004

Last updated

  • 24/10/2021