World of Krypton #1 [Direct]
(December 1987)

DC, 1987 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1987-08-11
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Michael Carlin
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
4-issue miniseries

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #124.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

World of Krypton / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Van-L; Vara
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Pieces (Table of Contents: 1)

World of Krypton / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
Mike Mignola (breakdowns); Rick Bryant (finishes)
Inks
Rick Bryant
Colors
Petra Scotese
Letters
John Workman

Job Number
G-3282
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Van-L (first appearance); Ran-L (first appearance; Van-L's father); Eyra (first appearance; Van-L's mother); Vara (first appearance); Ten-R (first appearance; Vara's father); Gan-M (first appearance); Han-T (first appearance); Kan-Z (first appearance); Nyra (first appearance; Kan-Z's mother; dies)
Synopsis
Nyra removes one of her clones from the clone banks as a bride for her son Kan-Z. Kan-Z kills his mother and her clone, sparking a 1,000 year war on Krypton.
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Indexer Notes

Background of Krypton's clone wars given.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    World of Krypton
  2. 1. Pieces
    World of Krypton
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  • Gregory Fischer
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