Action Comics #648 [Direct]
(December 1989)

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Volume:
?
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Mike Carlin; Jon Peterson (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.


The Brainiac Trilogy, Part Two (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Perez (signed)
Inks:
George Perez (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman; Metallo
Reprints:
Keywords:
heat vision; robots

Body and Mind; [The Brainiac Trilogy, Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
George Perez (layouts); Kerry Gammill
Inks:
Brett Breeding
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Job Number:
G-5281

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Perry White; Guardian [Jim Harper]; Dubbilex; Cynthia; Dr. Augustine (first appearance); VILLAINS: Brainiac [Milton Fine; Vril Dox]; Sydney Happersen; Lex Luthor; Metallo [John Corben] (origin)
Synopsis:
Metallo heads to Metropolis to kill Lex Luthor.
Reprints:

Re: Action (Table of Contents)

Re: Action / letters page / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-5281

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Erik C. Miller, Randall A. Smith, Hurricane Heeran, Malcolm Bourne, Wayne C. Brooks and Melissa Page.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Brainiac Trilogy, Part Two
    Superman
  2. 1. Body and Mind; [The Brainiac Trilogy, Part 2]
    Superman
  3. 2. Re: Action
    Re: Action
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