Action Comics #4 [1:200 Incentive Cover Edition]
(February 2012)

DC, 2011 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2011-12-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
76194130637700431
Editing:
Matt Idelson (editor); Wil Moss (associate editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Action Comics (DC, 2011 series) #4. There exist further variants.

"Rated T Teen."


The Debut of Steel (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rags Morales (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman

Superman and the Men of Steel (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Grant Morrison
Pencils:
Rags Morales
Inks:
Rick Bryant; Sean Parsons
Colors:
Brad Anderson
Letters:
Patrick Brosseau

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Lex Luthor; Metal-Zero [John Corben]; Mr. Tide; Steel [John Henry Irons]; General Sam Lane; The Collector of Worlds
Synopsis:
Luthor's alien ally takes over the Metal-Zero suit to search for Superman, while its Terminauts secure artifacts, before it shrinks and bottles Metropolis.
Reprints:

Hearts of Steel (Table of Contents)

Steel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Sholly Fisch
Pencils:
Brad Walker
Inks:
Brad Walker
Colors:
Jay David Ramos
Letters:
Carlos M. Mangual

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Steel [John Henry Irons]; Superman; Metal-Zero [John Corben]
Synopsis:
Dr. Irons suits up for the first time in order to stop his creation, Metal-Zero.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Debut of Steel
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman and the Men of Steel
    Superman
  3. 2. Hearts of Steel
    Steel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bob Hughes