Action Comics #643 [Direct]
(July 1989)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1989-06-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Mike Carlin; Jonathan Peterson (assistant)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Superman Returns to Action Comics (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
George Pérez (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman
Reprints
Keywords
Daily Planet Building

Indexer Notes

Cover is an homage to the cover of Superman (DC, 1939 series) #1.

Superman on Earth (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
George Pérez
Pencils
George Pérez (breakdowns); Brett Breeding (finishes)
Inks
Brett Breeding
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Bill Oakley

Job Number
G-4755
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Perry White; Cat Grant; Jimmy Olsen; Matrix [as Clark Kent; Supergirl]; Gangbuster [Jose Delgado]; Allie (cameo); Eradicator; Morgan Edge (villain); DeSaad [posing as Darkseid] (villain); Darkseid (villain); Turmoil (villain); Lex Luthor (villain)
Synopsis
Superman returns to Earth, and must rescue Lois Lane and Gangbuster from Turmoil.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Adventures of Superman (DC, 1987 series) #455 and story continues in Superman (DC, 1987 series) #34.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Superman Returns to Action Comics
    Superman
  2. 1. Superman on Earth
    Superman
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