Superman #89 [DC Universe Corner Box]

DC, 1987 Series
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Pages:
36
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Editing:
Mike Carlin; Frank Pittarese (associate); Chris Duffy (assistant)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Superman (DC, 1987 series) #89.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks:
Josef Rubinstein (signed)
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]

Desperation (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Jurgens
Pencils:
Dan Jurgens (layouts)
Inks:
Josef Rubinstein (finishes)
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Big Words [Anthony Rodrigues]; Franklin Stern; Perry White; Lex Luthor II (villain)
Synopsis:
Dr. Rodrigues tries to drain the excess energy from Superman while on the space platfrom, which doesn't work. Perry is forced to fire Lois.

Indexer Notes

Story continued from SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL (DC, 1991 series) #33 and story continues in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #512.

Metropolis Mailbag (Table of Contents)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Duffy
Pencils:
Dan Jurgens
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Joseph O'Leary, Joe Michaels, Bill Disanto, Kain Bias, Wiley Pate, Leo Rivera, Thomas V. Accardo, and Joey Marchese.

Be Part of the Action at DC Comics (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Subscription ad C-30 with Batman, Superman (on page 14 of this issue).

DC Universe: Jack Kirby 1917-1994 (Table of Contents)

DC Universe / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Tribute after his death. On page 34 in this issue.

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

House ads for: Gunfire and ElseWorlds Annuals. Appear in various places in this issue.

[Ads] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 7 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Total of 5 one-page and 1 two-page ads for: NBA Jam (game, Acclaim Entertainment), Super Alfred Chicken (game, Mindscape), American Entertainment (comic store), Dan Majerle (basketball cards, Topps, 2 pages), WCW The Main Event (game, FCI), and Weird Science (TV, USA network). Appear in various places in this issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Desperation
    Superman
  3. 2. Metropolis Mailbag
    Metropolis Mailbag
  4. 3. Be Part of the Action at DC Comics
  5. 4. DC Universe: Jack Kirby 1917-1994
    DC Universe
  6. 5. [House Advertisements]
  7. 6. [Ads]
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