(2000)

DC, 2000 Series
 
Price:
14.95 USD
Pages:
164
On-sale date:
2000-02-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
ISBN:
156389601X Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Dale Crain (Editor - collected edition); Michael Wright (Assistant Editor - collected edition)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
squarebound; trade paperback

Issue Notes

Indexed from a first printing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stuart Immonen
Inks:
Jose Marzan, Jr.
Colors:
Addie Blaustein
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lex Luthor; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Dr. Teng

Superman: They Saved Luthor's Brain! (Table of Contents)

Superman / credits / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Stuart Immonen
Inks:
Jose Marzan, Jr.
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor; Dr. Teng

Indexer Notes

A title page illustrated with a detail from the cover and a publication data page.

["From the moment the alien arrived... I hated him."] (Table of Contents)

Superman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Spivey
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne; Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with the Luthor figure from the cover of The Man of Steel (DC, 1986 series) #4 and a Superman figure from the story from the Man of Steel (DC, 1986 series) #6.

From the Private Journals of Lex Luthor (Table of Contents)

Superman / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Spivey
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

The Secret Revealed! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Terry Austin; Keith Williams (backgrounds)
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Andrew Helfer (original editor)
Job Number:
G-2906

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lana Lang; Amanda McCoy; Ms. Dunlop; Ms. Poole; Mr. Happersen; Dr. Kelley; Lex Luthor; Metallo; Mr. Jenner; Mr. Breen
Synopsis:
Lex Luthor uses every method available to him to learn the connection between Clark Kent and Superman, including drugging Ma and Pa Kent and torturing Lana Lang. His computer calculates that Clark Kent is Superman, which Lex feels is illogical, so he has the computer data deleted and Amanda McCoy is fired.
Reprints:

[Games People Play] (Table of Contents)

Lex Luthor / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
John Beatty
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Renee Witterstaetter (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor; Dr. Gretchen Kelley
Synopsis:
Luthor learns his ring has given him kryptonite poisoning.
Reprints:

[The Power That Failed!] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
Petra Scotese
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Renee Witterstaetter (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor; Dr. Gretchen Kelley
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Luthor's hand is amputated and replaced.

From the Private Journals of Lex Luthor (Table of Contents)

Superman / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Spivey
Pencils:
John Byrne; ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor; Supergirl [Matrix]

Indexer Notes

Composite of two illustrations from unknown sources.

Certain Death (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Bob McLeod
Inks:
Brett Breeding
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Frankie; Daley; Death (dream); Nick Buxton; Keith Timmons; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Allie; Lex Luthor; Dr. Gretchen Kelley; Sydney Happersen (dream)
Synopsis:
Lex takes a test flight in one of his experimental planes and apparently dies.
Reprints:

The Ghost of Luthor (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Bob McLeod
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Dan Thorsland (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Mayor Frank Berkowitz; Jonathan Kent; Perry White; Cat Grant; Maggie Sawyer; General Nelson; Jack Ryder [Creeper] (cameo); Suzie Jamie Donatello; Evelyn Bishop; Jerry; Robbins; Renaldo; Aaron Preston; Maxie; Major Burton; Captain Lanning; Nick Buxton; Lex Luthor (dream); Gretchen Kelley; Syndey Happersen
Synopsis:
Superman is frustrated with all the coverage of Lex Luthor so long after his death and tries to put an end to the rumors of Luthor being alive.
Reprints:

[Skullduggery] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Bob McLeod
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Dan Thorsland (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor II; Gretchen Kelley; Sydney Happersen
Synopsis:
Gretchen Kelley meets her son, Lex Luthor II.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Spivey
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Lex Luthor II emails Mayor Berkowitz about his plans to come to Metropolis.

Indexer Notes

Email displayed on a computer screen.

[Missing in Action] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Kieron Dwyer
Inks:
Brad Vancata
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Dan Thorsland (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor II; Gretchen Kelley; Sydney Happersen
Synopsis:
Lex Luthor II arrives in Metropolis.
Reprints:

All This... And Lex Luthor II! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Bob McLeod
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Dan Thorsland (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Professor Emil Hamilton; Captain Maggie Sawyer; Team Luthor; Jeb Friedman; Mr. Ling; Perry White; George Markham; Lex Luthor; Time-Bomb; Sydney Happersen
Synopsis:
Lois and Clark investigate the new Lex Luthor, but find nothing incriminating.
Reprints:

[Friends in Need] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Bob McLeod
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Dan Thorsland (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor II; George Markham; Hellgrammite
Synopsis:
Lex Luthor II toasts his new staff, while George Markham makes a deal with the devil.
Reprints:

From the Private Journals of Lex Luthor II (Table of Contents)

Superman / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Spivey
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor II

Indexer Notes

Composite of two illustrations from unknown sources.

Man of the Hour (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Dan Thorsland (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Cat Grant; Wonder Woman [Diana] (cameo); Captain Marvel [Billy Batson] (cameo); Flash [Wally West] (cameo); Arabela; Husque; Jimmy Olsen; Mildred Krantz; Geoffrey Stinson; Dr. Roberta Bernstein; Dr. James Binder; Supergirl [Matrix]; Dr. Gretchen Kelley; Lex Luthor II; Sydney Happersen; Hellgrammite; George Markham
Synopsis:
Hellgrammite finally attacks the new Lex Luthor, but Superman drives him away. Meanwhile, Lex Luthor's people have located a spaceship, and inside it is Supergirl.
Reprints:

...In Love and War! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Dan Thorsland (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Supergirl [Matrix]; Lois Lane; Cat Grant; Jimmy Olsen; Allie; Lex Luthor (from the Pocket Universe, flashback); Lex Luthor II; General Zod (from the Pocket Universe, flashback); Quex-Ul (from the Pocket Universe, flashback); Zaora (from the Pocket Universe, flashback)
Synopsis:
Superman learns that Supergirl is back on Earth and living with Lex, so he checks in on her. But Supergirl doesn't take his brotherly advice and questions well.
Reprints:

Talking Heads (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Ande Parks
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Dan Thorsland (original assistant editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Supergirl [Matrix; also as Ms. Nakamura]; Maggie Sawyer; Dan Turpin; Team Luthor; Lex Luthor; Dabney Donovan (clone); Dabney Donovan; Metallo; Sydney Happersen; Dr. Teng (flashback); Dr. Gretchen Kelley (flashback)
Synopsis:
A Dabney Donovan clone tells the wrong person about how the original Lex Luthor's brain was put into a newly cloned body of Lex Luthor II.
Reprints:

The Icy Grip of Death! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stuart Immonen
Inks:
Jose Marzan, Jr.
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor

Indexer Notes

On the back cover. Illustrated with a detail from the front cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman: They Saved Luthor's Brain!
    Superman
  3. 2. ["From the moment the alien arrived... I hated him."]
    Superman
  4. 3. From the Private Journals of Lex Luthor
    Superman
  5. 4. The Secret Revealed!
    Superman
  6. 5. [Games People Play]
    Lex Luthor
  7. 6. [The Power That Failed!]
    Superman
  8. 7. From the Private Journals of Lex Luthor
    Superman
  9. 8. Certain Death
    Superman
  10. 9. The Ghost of Luthor
    Superman
  11. 10. [Skullduggery]
    Superman
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  13. 12. [Missing in Action]
    Superman
  14. 13. All This... And Lex Luthor II!
    Superman
  15. 14. [Friends in Need]
    Superman
  16. 15. From the Private Journals of Lex Luthor II
    Superman
  17. 16. Man of the Hour
    Superman
  18. 17. ...In Love and War!
    Superman
  19. 18. Talking Heads
    Superman
  20. 19. The Icy Grip of Death!
    Superman
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