Superboy #174

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
June 1971
Page count
68
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/24284

Credits

Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover A Super-Collection of Super-Animals! (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-220
Characters
Superboy; Krypto

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
E. Nelson Bridwell

Notes

Also known as 80 Page Giant G-83.

Show/hide 1. The Colossal Superdog! (Superboy) Comic story, 12.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-237
Characters
Superboy; Krypto; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Kryptonite; Superboy robots

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
George Papp

Synopsis

A glowing purple meteor turns Krypto into a colossal superdog.

Notes

Proto-Red Kryptonite story.

Show/hide 2. The Gorilla with Super-Eyes! (Superboy) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-238
Characters
Professor John Lang (incorrectly called Lewis?); Chandu (intro); Lana Lang; Jonathan Kent; "Doc" Baird

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Notes

The original title of this story was "The Gorilla With X-Ray Eyes!". In the original, Professor Lang was incorrectly called Thaddeus in this story, but it was changed to Lewis in this reprint.

Show/hide 3. The Super-Zoo from Krypton (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-236
Characters
Superboy; Professor Lang; Kryptonite; Blacky Stone

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
John Sikela

Reprint history

First print
United States
Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #53 (December 1956)
The Super Zoo from Krypton
Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #11 ([April 1957])
The Super Zoo from Krypton
 
Australia
Giant Superboy Album (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #8 ([June 1972?])
The Super-Zoo from Krypton

Synopsis

Professor Lang discovers a bunch of eggs from Krypton.

Show/hide 4. The Bird with Super-Powers (Superboy) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-234
Characters
Superboy; Lana Lang; Professor Lang; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; kryptonite

Credits

Script
Alvin Schwartz
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #225 (June 1956)
The Bird with Super Powers
Also printed
United Kingdom
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #94 ([December 1956])

Synopsis

Professor Lang brings back a mynah bird that seems to have super-powers.

Show/hide 5. The Superdog That Was Greater Than Krypto! (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Code
N-235
Characters
Superboy; Krypto; Swifty (intro); Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Orangestone National Park; Kryptonite

Credits

Script
Jerry Siegel
Art
Al Plastino

Notes

A note was added at the end: "SWIFTY DID BECOME SUPER AGAIN. DO YOU WANT THAT STORY REPRINTED?"


Notes

Also known as 80 Page Giant G-83.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 42960

Cover added

Index completed