DC Universe

DC began life in 1934 as National Allied Publications. They later adopted the name DC, taking the “DC’ initials from their popular series Detective Comics. DC is responsible for giving us enduring characters such as Superman, Batman, Joker, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Watchmen, Weird War Tales and many others. DC continue to entertain us today.

Justice League America. 234. 1984. Superpowers

US. Justice League of America. 1984.


US. DC Unexpected. 1978.

US. DC Unexpected. 1978.


US_DC Tales of the teen Titans_Mar 1985_Superpowers RPG

US. Tales of the Teen Titans. 1985.


Italy. Topolino. 1979.

Italy. Topolino. 1979.


USA. Weird War Tales. 1979.

USA. Weird War Tales. 1979.


US. Jonah Hex. 1978.


France. 1980.


Batman Official Movie Adaption. Cover by Jerry Ordway. 1989.


Weird War Tales N° 69. 1978. Cover by Joe Kubert.


US. DC. Weird War Tales 49. Sparling and Colletta. 1976.


US. DC. Weird War Tales 72. Joe Kubert cover. 1979.


US. Weird War Tales. 1981.


US. Weird War Tales. 1977.


US. Jonah Hex. 1978.

 


UK. Spider-Man Comic 314. 1979.

UK. Spider-Man Comic 314. 1979.


US. Weird War Tales. 1979.

US. Weird War Tales. 1979.


Beyond evil there is insanity… beyond insanity there is the Joker…

This is just about the coolest back page vintage ad I’ve ever seen!

The Killing Joke, artwork by legend Brian Bolland. Thank you DC The Wanderers June 1988 for running this advert! 

UK. The Wanderers. 1988.

UK. The Wanderers. 1988.


US. Weird War Tales. 1979.

US. Weird War Tales. 1979.


US. Spider-Woman. 1979.

US. Spider-Woman. 1979.


US. Weird War Tales. 1979.

US. Weird War Tales. 1979.


Denmark. 1967.


US. Weird War Tales. 1979.

US. Weird War Tales. 1979.


Denmark.

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