CREATOR

Name: DC (American comics corporation).
Personal dates: Founded in 1934 by Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (1890-1968) as National Allied Publications, but the name changed in 1937 to Detective Comics (later shortened to DC). Stopped in 2011.
Other creations
: Too numerous to mention here. Please look under DC in the Creators section.
Successors
: None.
Comments
: The corporation's logo changed several times over the years. The selected one ran from 1976 to 2005.

 

 

MAIN STORY

The series premiered in 1955. Stopped in 1983 after 200 issues, but has been revived a number of times since then.

The title refers to heroic stories featuring a wide range of heroes and superheroes from Robin Hood to Batman.

 

 

MAIN CHARACTERS

None.

 

 

GALLERY
(presenting the front covers from 6 random issues)

#1 - 1955

#5 - 1956

#30 - 1960

#59 - 1965

#147 - 1979

#200 - 1983

 

 

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