Cover of The Phantom Stranger (Jan. 2013) #4.
Art by Ethan Van Sciver.
|First appearance||Phantom Stranger #1|
|Created by||John Broome (writer)|
Carmine Infantino (artist)
Sy Barry (inker)
|Team affiliations||The Quintessence|
The Trenchcoat Brigade
Sentinels of Magic
Justice League Dark
Council of Immortals
|Notable aliases||Philip Stark, Grey Walker, Brotherless One|
|The Phantom Stranger|
|Series publication information|
|Schedule||vol. 1 and 2: Bimonthly|
vol. 3 and vol. 4: Monthly
|Format||All: Standard U.S., color.|
vol. 1, 2 and vol. 4: ongoing.
vol. 3: Limited series
|Publication date||vol. 1: August/September 1952 - June/July 1953 |
vol. 2: May/June 1969– February/March 1976
vol. 3: October 1987–January 1988
vol. 4: November 2012–October 2014
|Number of issues||vol. 1: 6|
vol. 2: 41
vol. 3: 4
vol. 4: 23 (#1-22 plus issue #0) and a Trinity of Sin: The Phantom Stranger: Futures End one shot
|Main character(s)||The Phantom Stranger|
The Phantom Stranger is a fictional superhero of unspecified paranormal origins, who battles mysterious and occult forces in various titles published by DC Comics, sometimes under their Vertigo imprint. The character first appeared in an eponymous comics anthology published in Aug/Sept 1952.