Log In Forums Help
Comic Collector Live
Shop :: The Goblin's Cavern :: Sale Item
Find Comics for Sale
Browse This Store
All Items
Title List
Store Shelves
Featured Items
Gold/Silver Age
99ยข Comics
Variants
Trades/GNs
Manga
Action Figures
Avengers Vs X-Men
Flashpoint
Fear Itself
Night of the Owls
Spider Island
2099
Alpha Flight
Archie
Avengers
Batman Family
Black Panther
Cable
Captain America
Daredevil
Deadpool
Excalibur
Fantastic Four
Flash
Ghost Rider
G.I. Joe
Green Arrow
Green Lantern
Hulk
Iron Man
Justice League
Justice Society
Legion of Super-Heroes
Namor
New Mutants
Punisher
Secret Wars
Silver Surfer
Spawn
Spider-Man Family
Star Trek
Star Wars
Superman Family
Teen Titans
TMNT
Thor
Titans
Transformers
Venom
Wolverine
Wonder Woman
X-Factor
X-Force
X-Men
The Goblin's Cavern
New York, US
Member Since: Jan 23,2011
Activity Stats: 3,404 points / 563 ratings
Hero Mortal Villain
558 5 0
CSR: 100%
Sale Item Details

World's Finest Comics 178-A

Comic Book by DC, Sep 1968

CCL Grade: Very Good/Fine
Price $5.99
 
Previous Next
Not Available
Item Details
Item Data 
Number:178
Variant:A
Printing:1st
Cover Price:$.12
Publish Date:SEP 1968
Sale Date:APR 25 1968
Content:CCA Approved
Publisher 
DC
Story Arcs 
No Story Arcs
Credits 
Neal AdamsArtist
Wayne BoringArtist
Curt SwanArtist
Mort WeisingerEditor
Cary BatesWriter
Bill FingerWriter
World's Finest Comics 178-A by DC
World's Finest Comics 178-A by DC
Item Bio
"The Has-Been Superman!"

While trying to close an inter-dimensional gap in space above the Earth, created by a U.S. military expeirmental bomb, Superman is exposed to a liquid that causes him to permanently lose his powers. Too proud to stop being a hero, he adopts the identity of Nova and uses Kryptonian devices to start a new career. This story concludes in World's Finest Comics #180.

Note: The Nova that appears in this story is not related to the Marvel Comics character.

"Rip Van Superman" reprinted from Superman (1939) #107.
Welcome to The Goblin's Cavern. To find out more about us click on each of the tabs.
  more
Check out our Newly Listed Issues! Free Shipping with Bags and Boards!
10/17/2012 3:07:29 PM
Comic Book
Adventure Comics (1938)
277-A
Oct 1960
$14.99   GD/VG
Not in Wishlist Not in a Current Order Not in a Cart
Comic Book
Adventure Comics (1938)
287-A
Aug 1961
$14.99   GD/VG
Not in Wishlist Not in a Current Order Not in a Cart
Comic Book
X-Men (1963)
110-A
Apr 1978
$44.99   VF
Not in Wishlist Not in a Current Order Not in a Cart
Comic Book
Uncanny X-Men (1981)
144-A
Apr 1981
$9.99   VF+
Not in Wishlist Not in a Current Order Not in a Cart
All images on comic collector live copyright of their respective publishers. © Copyright 2008, MidTen Media Inc. GOLO231