This issue is a variant of Irredeemable (Boom! Studios, 2009 series) #1. There exist further variants.
Per indicia: Copyright  Boom! Studios. Printed in Canada.
Spokes' variant covers to #1-12 will spell out "Irredeemable". This cover features the I. It was first offered to retailers as a 1-in-50 incentive signed by Mark Waid; unsigned copies were offered as a 1-in-20 incentive for the second printing of the issue. A "negative" variant using this cover's art also exists, as indexed below.
The inside front cover has logo, credits, and indicia set against negative red-&-black detail of John Cassaday's art to Cover A.
Story is untitled beyond series title. First page has close-ups of Plutonian's glowing yellow eyes. // The Paradigm is named in #2. Sarah's death is confirmed in #3. The Hornet's first name is given in Irredeemable Special #1. // First trade-paperback collection credits Paul Azaceta with character design of The Plutonian.
Text is set against negative red-&-black detail of Barry Kitson's art to Cover B.