Showcase

Comic Book By DC
104 Issues, 7 Variants

1-A | Apr 1956
104-A | Sep 1978

Data

Title:Showcase
Type:Comic Book
Key Pub.:DC
Caption:DC 1956 - 1978 (104 Issues)

About Showcase

First published in March-April of 1956, the title ran uninterrupted until issue #93 in September of 1970. The series picked back up after a seven year absence with issue #94 in September 1977 and continued until September 1978 with issue #104.

The series, sometimes referred to as "Showcase Presents" featured as a testing ground for new characters. And featured the first appearance of many Silver-Age characters.

First appearances:

#4: Flash (Barry Allen)

#6: Challengers of the Unknown

#15: Rick Starr, Space Ranger

#17: Adam Strange

#20: Rip Hunter

#22: Green Lantern (Hal Jordan)

#27: Sea Devils

#34: Atom (Ray Palmer)

#37: Metal Men

#41: Tommy Tomorrow

#62: Inferior Five

#66: B'wana Beast

#68: Maniaks

#73: The Creeper

#74: Anthro

#75: Hawk and Dove

#76: Bat Lash

#77: Angel and the Ape

#78: Jonny Double

#79: Dolphin

#82: Nightmaster

#85: Firehair

#90: Manhunter 2070

#94: The new Doom Patrol

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