(January 2001)

DC, 2001 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
2.50 USD; 3.95 CAD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
2000-11-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC Comics Millennium Editions
Barcode
761941224428 00111
Editing
Julius Schwartz (original); Adam Philips (collected edition); Nick J. Napolitano (associate, collected edition)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

Original issue titled "Kryptonite Nevermore!"
This issue has variants:

A New Direction for Superman in the Seventies (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints

Superman #233 A Fresh Start for Superman (Table of Contents: 1)

Remembering the Millennium / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Greenberger
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Describes the editorial changes in Superman in the early 1970s.

Indexer Notes

Printed on the inside front and back covers.

Superman Breaks Loose (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O’Neil
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Morgan Edge; Sand Superman
Synopsis
A scientific experiment turns all the kryptonite on Earth to iron, as Clark Kent moves from newspaper to television journalism.
Reprints

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

Super-Turtle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's see you read this eye chart!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Super-Turtle
Synopsis
Super-Turtle takes an eye-test, but has a problem reading the chart.
Reprints

Jor-El’s Golden Folly (Table of Contents: 4)

The Fabulous World of Krypton / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Jor-El; Kim-Da; Ken-Dal; Lara Lor-Van
Synopsis
Jor-El designs a space ship made of the heavy metal gold and has to save Lara from a failed test flight.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Curt Swan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
  • From various 1971 DC comic issues.

Indexer Notes

Reproduction of house ad from 1971 heralding the changes in the Superman family of titles.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A New Direction for Superman in the Seventies
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman #233 A Fresh Start for Superman
    Remembering the Millennium
  3. 2. Superman Breaks Loose
    Superman
  4. 3. ["Let's see you read this eye chart!"]
    Super-Turtle
  5. 4. Jor-El’s Golden Folly
    The Fabulous World of Krypton
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Superman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John Censullo
  • Lou Mazzella