Future State: Superman of Metropolis #1 [Inhyuk Lee Cardstock Variant Cover]
(March 2021)

DC, 2021 Series
 
Price
6.99 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
2021-01-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Ages 13+
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [circle and serifs]
Barcode
761941371252 00121
Printer
Transcontinental Printing Interweb Montreal

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Inhyuk Lee (credited, signed)
Inks
Inhyuk Lee (credited, signed)
Colors
Inhyuk Lee (credited, signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Jon Kent]

Superman of Metropolis Part 1 (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Sean Lewis (credited)
Pencils
John Timms (credited)
Inks
John Timms (credited)
Colors
Gabe Eltaeb (credited)
Letters
Dave Sharpe (credited)
Editing
Bixie Mathieu (credited) (assistant editor); Brittany Holzherr (credited) (associate editor); Jamie S. Rich (credited) (editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Jon Kent]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Brain Cells; Trojan's Zealots; Kelex; Brainiac (flashback); the Five Empires (flashback); the Golden Gods of Creon (flashback); the Time Luchadores (flashback)
Synopsis
In the future, Jon Kent tries to keep Metropolis from falling under the control of an artificial intelligence by shrinking the city and storing it in a bottle in the Fortress of Solitude. This results in a confrontation with Supergirl, who disagrees with Jon's actions.

The Metropolis Menagerie Part One (Table of Contents: 2)

Mister Miracle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Brandon Easton (credited)
Pencils
Valentine De Landro (credited)
Inks
Valentine De Landro (credited)
Colors
Marissa Louise (credited)
Letters
Dave Sharpe (credited)
Editing
Bixie Mathieu (credited) (assistant editor); Brittany Holzherr (credited) (associate editor); Jamie S. Rich (credited) (editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mister Miracle [Shilo Norman]
Synopsis
Investigating the glass barrier surrounding Metropolis, Shilo Norman is attacked by killer robots.

Future State (Table of Contents: 3)

Guardian / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Sean Lewis (credited)
Pencils
Cully Hamner (credited) (pages 1-7); Michael Avon Oeming (credited) (pages 8-12)
Inks
Cully Hamner (credited) (pages 1-7); Michael Avon Oeming (credited) (pages 8-12)
Colors
Laura Martin (credited)
Letters
AndWorld Design (credited)
Editing
Brittany Holzherr (credited) (editor); Jamie S. Rich (credited) (group editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Manhattan Guardian [Jake Jordan]; Jimmy Olsen; Honest Mary [Mary Capshaw]; Black Lightning (flashback); Rosa; Larry; Andrej Trojan (flashback)
Synopsis
The Manhattan Guardian tries to calm the citizens of Metropolis, who are panicking because of their city being surrounded by a glass barrier. When Jimmy Olsen is kidnapped, Guardian sets out to track down Honest Mary, who is trying to influence the public by using her brand of honesty.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman of Metropolis Part 1
    Superman
  3. 2. The Metropolis Menagerie Part One
    Mister Miracle
  4. 3. Future State
    Guardian
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