Superman #1 [Direct Edition]
(January 1987)

DC, 1987 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Andrew Helfer
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

It's Your First Issue, Superman -- And It Could Be Your Last! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
John Byrne (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Heart of Stone (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2828

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; VILLAINS: Metallo (origin; first post-crisis appearance); Lex Luthor; Pearl
Synopsis:
Metallo is badly beating Superman... and then he mysteriously disappears.
Reprints:

Superman (Table of Contents)

Superman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2580

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

John Byrne talks about THE MAN OF STEEL mini-series, about SUPERMAN #1, and about concerns he is "Marvelizing" Superman.

Rarer Than Kryptonite! (Table of Contents)

Superman / insert or dust jacket / 0 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Letters:
?

Characters:
Superman

Indexer Notes

Postcard to be used to enter a contest to win THE MAN OF STEEL trade paperback. Insert not included in page count.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. It's Your First Issue, Superman -- And It Could Be Your Last!
    Superman
  2. 1. Heart of Stone
    Superman
  3. 2. Superman
    Superman
  4. 3. Rarer Than Kryptonite!
    Superman
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  • Peter Croome
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