(June 1993)

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Price:
1.95 USD; 2.50 CAD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mike Carlin; Jennifer Frank (assistant)
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

1993 Triangle #12. This is the direct market edition die-cut cover.


Reign of the Supermen! The Last Son of Krypton is Back! (Table of Contents)

Last Son of Krypton; Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Jackson Guice
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Last Son of Krypton [as Superman]

Born Again [Reign of the Supermen, Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Last Son of Krypton / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El] (corpse; cameo); Last Son of Krypton [as Superman] (first appearance); Lois Lane; Supergirl [Matrix]; Bibbo Bibbowski; Marty; Steve; Lex Luthor (villain); Sydney Happersen (villain); Daryl Wilbur (villain)
Synopsis:
An energy form from the Fortress of Solitude bonds with Superman's corpse, resulting in the creation of the Last Son of Krypton.

Indexer Notes

First appearance of the Last Son of Krypton, who would later be renamed Eradicator. Story continued in SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL (DC, 1991 series) #22.

Last Son of Krypton (Table of Contents)

Last Son of Krypton / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Denis Rodier
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Last Son of Krypton [as Superman]

Indexer Notes

Poster in middle of comic book.

Re: Action (Table of Contents)

Re: Action / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jennifer Frank
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Steve Klein, Carl Pietrantonio, James Evans, Brad Parnell, Uncle Elvis, Dead Don Cromie, Jim Jackson and Joe Kucharski III - and responses from Jennifer Frank.

[Cover - Action Comics #688] (Table of Contents)

Last Son of Krypton; Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ed Hannigan (layout); Kerry Gammill
Inks:
Jackson Guice
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mike Carlin; Jennifer Frank (assistant)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Guy Gardner; Last Son of Krypton [as Superman]

Indexer Notes

This promo is on the inside back cover, is in black and white and is only in the direct edition.

[Reign of the Supermen!] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Dan Jurgens; Jon Bogdanove; Tom Grummett
Inks:
Brett Breeding; Dennis Janke; Doug Hazlewood
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore; Dennis Janke
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Cyborg Superman [Hank Henshaw]; Steel [John Henry Irons]; Superboy [as Superman]

Indexer Notes

Back cover promotion of the other 3 "Reign of the Supermen!" issues for June 1993, featuring the interior portion of the die-cut direct edition covers for SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #78 [DM], SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL (DC, 1991 series) #22 [DM] and ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #501 [DM].

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Reign of the Supermen! The Last Son of Krypton is Back!
    Last Son of Krypton; Superman
  2. 1. Born Again [Reign of the Supermen, Part 1]
    Last Son of Krypton
  3. 2. Last Son of Krypton
    Last Son of Krypton
  4. 3. Re: Action
    Re: Action
  5. 4. [Cover - Action Comics #688]
    Last Son of Krypton; Superman
  6. 5. [Reign of the Supermen!]
    Superman
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