Action Comics #836 [Direct Sales]
(April 2006)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
2.50 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
2006-02-15
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
Barcode
761941200019 83611
Editing
Eddie Berganza (editor); Jeanine Schaefer (assistant)

Issue Notes

An Infinite Crisis crossover.
This issue has variants:

Superman, This Was Your Life... (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mark Schultz (signed)
Inks
Mark Schultz (signed)
Colors
Dave McCaig
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Lois Lane
Reprints
Keywords
brides; putti; wedding gowns

Superman This Is Your Life Part Two (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Kelly
Pencils
Dan Jurgens; Kevin Conrad; Dick Giordano (pages 3-4); Ed Benes; Ian Churchill (pages 6-7); Phil Jimenez; Tom Derenick; Renato Guedes; Lee Bermejo (pages 10-12); Doug Mahnke (page 21)
Inks
Dan Jurgens; Kevin Conrad; José Marzán Jr. (pages 3-4); Ed Benes; Norm Rapmund (pages 6-7); Andy Lanning; Renato Guedes; Lee Bermejo (pages 10-12); Doug Mahnke (page 21); Drew Geraci
Colors
Guy Major; Dave Stewart; Renato Guedes
Letters
Nick Napolitano

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jor-L (flashback, cameo); Jor-El (Man of Steel, flashback, cameo); Jor-El (Birthright, flashback, cameo); Lora (flashback, cameo); Lara (Man of Steel, flashback, cameo); Lara (Birthright, flashback, cameo); John Kent (flashback, cameo); Jonathan Kent (Man of Steel, flashback, cameo); Jonathan Kent (Birthright, flashback, cameo); Mary Kent (flashback, cameo); Martha Kent (Man of Steel, flashback, cameo); Martha Kent (Birthright, flashback, cameo); Lois Lane; Batman; Superman (Earth 2); Lois Lane (Earth 2); Lex Luthor; Doomsday (cameo); Jimmy Olsen (cameo); Ice (cameo); Bloodwynd (cameo); Atom [Ray Pamer] (cameo); Zatanna; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (cameo); Flash [Barry Allen] (cameo); Hawkman (cameo); Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (cameo); Black Canary (cameo); Dr. Light (cameo); Wonder Woman (cameo); Aquaman (cameo); Flash [Wally West] (cameo); Justice League Elite (cameo); Green Lantern [Guy Gardner] (cameo)
Synopsis
A brief overview of three origins of Superman (Earth 2, Man of Steel, and Birthright). Superman of Earth 2 starts imagining what it would be like to be in charge of Superman's life, altering the key events of Superman's life.
Reprints
Keywords
Phantom Zone; Phantom Zone Projector

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Superman (DC, 1987 series) #226, and continues in Adventures of Superman (DC, 1987 series) #649.

DC in Demand 02.06 (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 4.5 pages (report information)

[Ads] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 7.5 pages (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman, This Was Your Life...
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman This Is Your Life Part Two
    Superman
  3. 2. DC in Demand 02.06
  4. 3. [House Advertisements]
  5. 4. [Ads]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Allen Ross