Back in July 1987, DC Comics test-marketed a couple different covers and logos. This was long before variant covers became commonplace as they are nowadays. Justice League #3 and Fury of Firestorm #61 were sold in certain areas as a marketing test. The two variants featured different primary images and a “Superman Comics” logo in place of the usual DC Comics logo.
Here is the standard edition cover to Fury of Firestorm #61:
Here is the variant edition cover to Fury of Firestorm #61 along with the “Superman Comics” logo:
Here is a close-up of the “Superman Comics” logo.
Interesting that they chose Firestorm. Anyone out there actually remember seeing this “Superman Comics” edition on the shelves? If you’ve got a copy of the “Superman Comics” edition, let us know you lucky geek!
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