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Superman comic books issue 218

  • Issue #218
    Superman (1939 1st Series) 218
    Published Jul 1969 by DC.
    • 1" Cumulative spine split. Cover detached at one staple. Centerfold detached.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($2.25) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: Off white to white
    • Label #1445051011

    Cover pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Neal Adams. Superman's Secret Past!, script by Leo Dorfman, pencils by Curt Swan, inks by Jack Abel; Could Superman be a two-timing super-deadbeat?. The World of Mr. Mxyzptlk!, script by Jerry Siegel, art by Al Plastino; After yet another round of pranks from Mr. Mxyzptlk, Superman travels to the fifth dimensional world where Mxyzptlk lives to perform pranks on him. This first 15c cover-priced issue contains a half-page letter from the editors explaining why DC increased the cover price of their comics from 12c to 15c. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #218
    Superman (1987 2nd Series) 218
    Published Aug 2005 by DC.

    Written by Mark Verheiden Art and cover by Ed Benes The new creative team of Mark Verheiden (Smallville) and Ed Benes (BIRDS OF PREY) continues with the introduction of Blackrock ? a new villain who makes his presence known when his powers go out of control! Can Superman take him out without becoming a bigger menace to the citizens of Metropolis? On sale June 1 ? 32 pg, FC, $2.50 US Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #218
    Superman Family (1974) 218
    Published May 1982 by DC.

    Cover pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Frank Giacoia. The Goddess from Hell! starring Supergirl, script by Paul Kupperberg, pencils by Win Mortimer, inks by Vince Colletta; Sheree Hatcher makes a deal with Hecate; the cost is Supergirl's soul. The Ones That Almost Got Away! starring Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen, script by Paul Kupperberg, pencils by Jose Delbo, inks by Joe Giella. Strangers in the Snow! starring Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane, script by Tamsyn O'Flynn, pencils by Bob Oksner, inks by Vince Colletta. Kryptonite-Mare!--Mr. & Mrs. Superman, script by E. Nelson Bridwell, pencils by Kurt Schaffenberger, inks by Frank Chiaramonte. 52 pgs. $1.00. Cover price $1.00.