The Super Hero Book

Published
1983
Page count
64
Cover price
2.00 AUD ?
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
WCP RR
 
WCP RR

Credits

Editing
Richard Rae, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"The ultimate in Australian Super-hero action"

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Hal English, painter [signed]
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 1. The Super Hero Book Table of contents, 1 page

Credits

Art
Hal English, penciller [signed]
 
Ken Landgraf, inker [signed]
Show/hide 2. Swamp Moon Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Hal English, line art
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Hal English, penciller
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer

Reprint history

First print
Australia
Star-Heroes (R Rae, 1980?) ([1980?])
Swamp Moon
Also printed
Australia
The Last Silver Starr Story (Home Grown, 2001? series) v1#1 (2001)
Swamp Moon
Show/hide 3. Walk, Talk Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Peter Mitris, penciller
 
Peter Ledger, inker
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 4. Better Late Than Never Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Peter Mitris, penciller
 
Tom Sutton, inker
Text
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 5. Captain Rats Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
, line art [as The Phantom Artist]
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
, penciller [as The Phantom Artist]
 
, line art [as The Phantom Artist]
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
, penciller [as The Phantom Artist]
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 6. Pressure Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Alex Grancha, penciller
 
Ken Landgraf, inker
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Alex Grancha, penciller
 
Ken Landgraf, inker
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer [as Richard Rae]
Show/hide 7. Tod and Zack Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter [as Hal English]
Art
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Peter Mitris, penciller
 
Tom Sutton, inker
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Peter Mitris, penciller
 
Tom Sutton, inker
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 8. Astro Man Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Alex Grancha, line art
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Alex Grancha, penciller
 
Alex Grancha, line art
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Alex Grancha, penciller
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 9. The Lucky One Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Peter Mitris, penciller
 
Glenn Ford, inker
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Peter Mitris, penciller
 
Glenn Ford, inker
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 10. Dark Nebula and Star Quake Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Hal English, penciller
 
Ken Landgraf, inker
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Hal English, penciller
 
Ken Landgraf, inker
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 11. Captain Ozz Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Alex Grancha, penciller
 
Frants Kantor, inker
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Alex Grancha, penciller
 
Frants Kantor, inker
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 12. Dark Nebula and Star Quake Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Hal English, penciller
 
Ken Landgraf, inker
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Hal English, penciller
 
Ken Landgraf, inker
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 13. Captain Australia Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Hal English, line art
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Hal English, penciller
 
Hal English, line art
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Hal English, penciller
Text
Hal English , letterer [as Richard Rae]
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 14. Untitled [The Star Heroes] Comic story, 1 page

Credits

Art
Hal English, penciller [signed]
 
Mike Royer, inker [signed]
 
Hal English, penciller [signed]
 
Mike Royer, inker [signed]
Show/hide 15. I die in Action Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Eric Valeric, penciller
 
Ken Landgraf, inker
 
Richard Rae, layouts
 
Eric Valeric, penciller
 
Ken Landgraf, inker
Text
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
 
Hal English , letterer
 
David Lewis , letterer
Show/hide 16. Savage Encounter Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter [credited]
 
Richard Rae, scripter [credited]
Art
Richard Rae, layouts [credited]
 
Hal English, penciller [credited]
 
Tom Sutton, inker [credited]
 
Shawn McManus, inker [credited]
 
Richard Rae, layouts [credited]
 
Hal English, penciller [credited]
 
Tom Sutton, inker [credited]
 
Shawn McManus, inker [credited]
Text
David Lewis, letterer [credited]
 
David Lewis, letterer [credited]
Show/hide 17. The Fantastic Art of Hal English and Frants Kantor Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Art
Hal English, line art
 
Frants Kantor, line art
 
Hal English, line art
 
Frants Kantor, line art
Show/hide 18. Captain Rats pin-up Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter
 
Richard Rae, scripter
Art
, line art [as The Phantom Artist]
 
, line art [as The Phantom Artist]
Show/hide 19. Cool Catch Comic story, ? pages

Credits

Writing
Richard Rae, scripter [credited]
 
Richard Rae, scripter [credited]
Art
Hal English, painter [credited]
 
Hal English, painter [credited]
Text
, letterer
 
, letterer

Reprint history

First print
Australia
Star-Heroes (R Rae, 1980?) ([1980?])
Cool Catch
Also printed
Australia
The Last Silver Starr Story (Home Grown, 2001? series) v1#1 (2001)
Cool Catch
Show/hide 20. ComicCon III Advertisement, 1 page

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Jeff Battista

AusReprints ID

  • 42275

Entry created

  • 26/09/2009

Cover added

  • 13/03/2022

Index completed

  • 19/03/2021

Last updated

  • 13/03/2022