1st Issue Special
|1st Issue Special|
1st Issue Special #1 - Atlas (April 1975)
|Publication date||April 1975 - April 1976|
|Number of issues||13|
|Writer(s)||Gerry Conway, Michael Fleisher, Mike Grell, Bob Haney, Robert Kanigher, Jack Kirby, Dennis O'Neil, Martin Pasko, Joe Simon, Steve Skeates|
|Artist(s)||Ramona Fradon, Jerry Grandenetti, Mike Grell, Walt Simonson, Mike Vosburg|
|Penciller(s)||Steve Ditko, Jack Kirby, Nestor Redondo, John Rosenberger|
|Inker(s)||D. Bruce Berry, Vince Colletta, Creig Flessel, Al Milgrom, Mike Royer|
Only one of the titles actually got their own series, Mike Grell's The Warlord which first appeared in issue #8 (November 1975). Issues #1 (featuring Atlas), #5, and #6 (Dingbats of Danger Street) featured art and story by comics legend Jack Kirby, with issue #5 being notable for featuring Kirby's revamp of the character Manhunter.
A number of issues featured existing DC Characters: issue #3, Metamorpho, written by the character's creator Bob Haney, issue #7, The Creeper, illustrated by the character's creator Steve Ditko, issue #9, The Golden Age character Doctor Fate, and issue #13, the New Gods.
Issue #12 featured a revised version of the Golden Age character Starman and would later be used in James Robinson's 1990's series focused on the character Jack Knight. The character was a supporting player in Justice League of America in 2010.
List of stories and credits
|Issue #||Date||Featured Character - "Story Title"||Writer||Artists|
|1||April 1975||"Atlas The Great"||Jack Kirby||Jack Kirby and D. Bruce Berry|
|2||May 1975||Green Team: Boy Millionaires||Joe Simon||Jerry Grandenetti|
|3||June 1975||Metamorpho, The Element Man:
"The Freak And The Billion-Dollar Phantom."
|Bob Haney||Ramona Fradon|
|4||July 1975||Lady Cop:
|Robert Kanigher||John Rosenberger and Vince Colletta|
|5||August 1975||Manhunter||Jack Kirby||Jack Kirby and D. Bruce Berry|
|6||September 1979||Dingbats of Danger Street||Jack Kirby||Jack Kirby and Mike Royer|
|7||October 1975||The Creeper:
"Menace of The Human Fire-Fly."
|Michael Fleisher||Steve Ditko and Mike Royer|
|8||November 1975||The Warlord:
"Land of Fear"
|9||December 1975||Doctor Fate:
"The Mummy That Time Forgot"
|Martin Pasko||Walt Simonson|
|Joe Simon||Jerry Grandenetti and Creig Flessel|
|11||February 1976||Codename: Assassin||Gerry Conway and Steve Skeates||The Redondo Studio and Al Milgrom|
|12||March 1976||Starman||Gerry Conway||Mike Vosburg and Mike Royer|
|13||April 1976||New Gods:
"Lest Night Fall Forever."
|Gerry Conway and Denny O'Neil||Mike Vosburg|