Superman #1 - The Death of Superman
(2016)

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Volume
1
Price
17.99 USD
Pages
228
On-sale date
2016-03-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [peel]
ISBN
978-1-4012-6665-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401266653 51799
Editing
Mike Carlin (editor - original series); Brian Augustyn (editor - original series); Jennifer Frank (assistant editor - original series); Ruben Diaz (assistant editor - original series); Jeb Woodard (group editor - collected editions)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
softcover
Publishing Format
collected editions

Issue Notes

On-sale date from dccomics.com. Indexed from a first printing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks
Brett Breeding (signed)
Colors
John Kalisz
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints
No image yet

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Louise Simonson
Pencils
Jon Bogdanove
Inks
Bob McLeod
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Bill Oakley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Somewhere else...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Doomsday
Synopsis
A mysterious fist is shown punching a steel wall, signaling the coming of... Doomsday!
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dan Jurgens
Pencils
Dan Jurgens (layouts); Brett Breeding (finishes)
Inks
Brett Breeding
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
John Costanza

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Unrelentingly...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Doomsday
Synopsis
Doomsday continues to pound on the steel wall.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jerry Ordway (co-plot, script); Dennis Janke (co-plot)
Pencils
Dennis Janke
Inks
Dennis Janke
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Bill Pearson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Unstoppably...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Doomsday
Synopsis
Doomsday continues to pound on the steel door, finally punching small holes through the steel.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Unbelievable...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Doomsday
Synopsis
Doomsday breaks free of his prison.
Reprints

The Beginning of the End! Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jon Bogdanove (signed)
Inks
Dennis Janke (signed)
Colors
Dennis Janke
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doomsday
Reprints

Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Louise Simonson
Pencils
Jon Bogdanove
Inks
Dennis Janke
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Bill Oakley

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Keith Robert Parks; Charlie; Fran; Mr. Maxaleh; Chuck Johnston; Oberon (cameo); Grub; Doomsday; Underworlders; Kathana; Clawster; Rambeau; Krl'li's; Warworlders
Synopsis
Doomsday breaks out of his cage and starts heading for Metropolis, killing and destroying everything in his path. Superman, with the help of Keith Robert Parks and Charlie, stops the Underworlders and the Warworlders.
Reprints

Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 7)

Justice League America / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks
Rick Burchett (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League America [Bloodwynd [Martian Manhunter; J'onn J'onzz]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Fire [Beatriz DaCosta]; Guy Gardner]; Doomsday
Reprints

Down for the Count (Table of Contents: 8)

Justice League America / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Jurgens
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Rick Burchett (finishes)
Colors
Gene D'Angelo
Letters
Willie Schubert

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League America [Bloodwynd [Martian Manhunter; J'onn J'onzz]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Fire [Beatriz DaCosta]; Guy Gardner; Ice [Tora Olafsdotter]; Maxima; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]]; Cat Grant; Mitch Anderson; Doomsday
Synopsis
Justice League America, without Superman, is the first team to face Doomsday... and they get thoroughly defeated.
Reprints

Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 9)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks
Brett Breeding (signed)
Colors
Brett Breeding
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League America [Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Fire [Beatriz DaCosta]; Guy Gardner; Ice [Tora Olafsdotter]; Maxima; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]]; Doomsday
Reprints

Countdown to Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 10)

Superman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Jurgens
Pencils
Dan Jurgens (layouts); Brett Breeding (finishes)
Inks
Brett Breeding
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League America [Bloodwynd [Martian Manhunter; J'onn J'onzz]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Fire [Beatriz DaCosta]; Guy Gardner; Ice [Tora Olafsdotter]; Maxima; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]]; Mitch Anderson; Claire Anderson; Becky Anderson; Doomsday (villain)
Synopsis
Superman and the JLA try to stop Doomsday.
Reprints

Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 11)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tom Grummett (signed)
Inks
Doug Hazlewood (signed)
Colors
Denis Rodier
Letters
?

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

Under Fire (Table of Contents: 12)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Ordway
Pencils
Tom Grummett
Inks
Doug Hazlewood
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Albert DeGuzman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League America [Bloodwynd [Martian Manhunter; J'onn J'onzz]; Booster Gold [Michael Jon Carter]; Fire [Beatriz DaCosta]; Guy Gardner; Ice [Tora Olafsdotter]; Maxima; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]]; Supergirl [Matrix]; Guardian [Jim Harper]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Cat Grant; Steve Lombard; Mitch Anderson; Claire Anderson; Becky Anderson; Ned; Ralph; Rusty; Leon; Doomsday; Lex Luthor
Synopsis
Superman and Maxima continue to battle Doomsday.
Reprints

Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 13)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Art Thibert (signed)
Inks
Art Thibert (signed)
Colors
Denis Rodier
Letters
?

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

...Doomsday Is Near (Table of Contents: 14)

Superman / 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]; Maxima; Guardian [Jim Harper]; Supergirl [Matrix]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Paul Westfield; Walter Johnson; Rodriguez; Garret; Charlie; Major Mayhem; Doomsday; Lex Luthor
Synopsis
Doomsday continues to head for Metropolis, and Superman is having no luck stopping him.
Reprints

Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 15)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jon Bogdanove (signed)
Inks
Dennis Janke (signed)
Colors
Dennis Janke
Letters
?

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

Doomsday Is Here! (Table of Contents: 16)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Louise Simonson
Pencils
Jon Bogdanove
Inks
Dennis Janke
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Bill Oakley

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Guardian [Jim Harper]; Supergirl [Matrix]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Dubbilex; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Bibbo Bibbowski; Professor Emil Hamilton; Mildred Krantz; Joe; Miss Anderson; Captain Maggie Sawyer; Dan Turpin; Keith Robert Parks; Myra; Doomsday; Lex Luthor; Warworlders [L'rri; Krl'li; Mo'ah]
Synopsis
Doomsday reaches Metropolis, and this is where he and Superman will have their last stand.
Reprints

The Death of Superman! (Table of Contents: 17)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks
Brett Breeding (signed)
Colors
Brett Breeding
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Doomsday! (Table of Contents: 18)

Superman / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Jurgens
Pencils
Dan Jurgens (layouts); Brett Breeding (finishes)
Inks
Brett Breeding
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Joe; Cat Grant; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Justice League America [Bloodwynd [Martian Manhunter; J'onn J'onzz]; Ice [Tora Olafsdotter]]; Doomsday
Synopsis
Superman finally defeats Doomsday, but dies in the process.
Reprints

Newstime (Table of Contents: 19)

text story / 36 pages (report information)

Script
various
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
various
Letters
various

[Promotional Image] (Table of Contents: 20)

Superman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Brett Breeding
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Doomsday's fist coming through the Superman shield.

[Clippings] (Table of Contents: 21)

Superman / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

[Previews (February 1994) Cover] (Table of Contents: 22)

Superman / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks
Brett Breeding (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Doomsday; Darkseid

[T-Shirt Illustrations] (Table of Contents: 23)

Superman / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Brett Breeding
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Doomsday

[Promotional Poster Art] (Table of Contents: 24)

Superman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens ?
Inks
Brett Breeding ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

[Dan Jurgens' Designs of Doomsday] (Table of Contents: 25)

Superman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dan Jurgens
Pencils
Dan Jurgens
Inks
Dan Jurgens
Letters
Dan Jurgens

Genre
superhero

[Editorial Roadmap] (Table of Contents: 26)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. ["Somewhere else..."]
    Superman
  3. 2. ["Unrelentingly..."]
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Unstoppably..."]
    Superman
  5. 4. ["Unbelievable..."]
    Superman
  6. 5. The Beginning of the End! Doomsday!
    Superman
  7. 6. Doomsday!
    Superman
  8. 7. Doomsday!
    Justice League America
  9. 8. Down for the Count
    Justice League America
  10. 9. Doomsday!
    Superman
  11. 10. Countdown to Doomsday!
    Superman
  12. 11. Doomsday!
    Superman
  13. 12. Under Fire
    Superman
  14. 13. Doomsday!
    Superman
  15. 14. ...Doomsday Is Near
    Superman
  16. 15. Doomsday!
    Superman
  17. 16. Doomsday Is Here!
    Superman
  18. 17. The Death of Superman!
    Superman
  19. 18. Doomsday!
    Superman
  20. 19. Newstime
  21. 20. [Promotional Image]
    Superman
  22. 21. [Clippings]
    Superman
  23. 22. [Previews (February 1994) Cover]
    Superman
  24. 23. [T-Shirt Illustrations]
    Superman
  25. 24. [Promotional Poster Art]
    Superman
  26. 25. [Dan Jurgens' Designs of Doomsday]
    Superman
  27. 26. [Editorial Roadmap]
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