Action Comics #860 [Direct]
(February 2008)

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Price:
2.99 USD; 3.65 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2007-12-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
761941200019 86011
Editing:
Matt Idelson; Nachie Castro (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Two covers were done for this issue; one featuring the Justice League, and an alternate one featuring Superman and Polar Boy (10 issues for 1 issue mixture).


Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes Part Three (Table of Contents)

Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gary Frank (signed)
Inks:
Gary Frank (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice League [Earth-Man [Absorbancy Boy]; Spider-Girl; Tusker; Golden Boy; Radiation Roy; Storm Boy]
Reprints:

Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes Chapter 3: Lightning and Shadows (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Geoff Johns
Pencils:
Gary Frank
Inks:
Jon Sibal
Colors:
Dave McCaig
Letters:
Rob Leigh

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Colossal Boy; Dawnstar; Wildfire; Polar Boy; Shadow Lass; Night Girl; Lightning Lass; Timber Wolf; Brainiac 5 (cameo); Justice League [Earth-Man [Absorbancy Boy]; Spider-Girl; Tusker; Golden Boy; Storm Boy; Radiation Roy]
Synopsis:
In the 31st century, Earth-Man and his Justice League discover that Superman has returned. Superman and his colleagues attack an alien holding camp, trying to find Brainac 5. Dawnstar discovers that Brainy has teleported back to Colu. They free Polar Boy, and escape to their underground headquarters. They send off-planet the other aliens they rescued, but Earth-Man, using Saturn Girl's stolen powers, tracks them, and he and the Justice League attack. Superman's team is placed in a shuttle for Colu, but are captured by the intelligence collection of Colu, led by Brainiac 5.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Alien Holding Camp 6736; Colu (planet); statue of Batman; statue of Wonder Woman

Indexer Notes

Story continued from the previous issue, and continues in the next issue.

DC Nation 93 [December 26, 2007] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 5 pages (report information)

[Ads] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 7 pages (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes Part Three
    Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes Chapter 3: Lightning and Shadows
    Superman
  3. 2. DC Nation 93 [December 26, 2007]
    DC Nation
  4. 3. [House Advertisements]
  5. 4. [Ads]
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