Action Comics #689 [Direct]
(Late July 1993)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price
1.50 USD; 1.85 CAD; 0.70 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1993-06-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Mike Carlin (editor); Jennifer Frank (assistant)

Issue Notes

1993 Triangle #20.
This issue has variants:

Reign of the Supermen! Who Watches the Supermen? (Table of Contents)

Last Son of Krypton; Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ed Hannigan (layout); Kerry Gammill (signed)
Inks
Butch Guice (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kal-El [Superman; Clark Kent]; Superboy [as Superman]; Cyborg Superman [Hank Henshaw]; Steel [John Henry Irons]
Reprints

Who Is the Hero True? [Reign of the Supermen, Part 9] (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman; Last Son of Krypton / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
Butch Guice
Inks
Denis Rodier
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
Bill Oakley

Job Number
G-8251
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superboy [as Superman]; Steel [John Henry Irons]; Cyborg Superman [Hank Henshaw]; Last Son of Krypton [as Superman]; Kal-El [Superman; Clark Kent]; Supergirl [Matrix]; Tana Moon; Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Rex Leech; Gordon; Unit-12; Lex Luthor (villain); Mongul (villain)
Synopsis
The regeneration matrix at the Fortress releases another body, this one appearing to be the real Kal-El, i.e., Superman. Steel and the Last Son of Krypton battle to decide "the one true Superman." Mongul continues to approach Earth.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continued from ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #502 and story continues in SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL (DC, 1991 series) #24.

DC Universe 10 (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

DC Universe / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

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

Re: Action / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jennifer Frank
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Claudia Walker, David R. Dalton, Allan Lane, Frank Balkin, Kevin J. Conley, Mike Clark and Michael Hutchinson - and responses from Jennifer Frank.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Reign of the Supermen! Who Watches the Supermen?
    Last Son of Krypton; Superman
  2. 1. Who Is the Hero True? [Reign of the Supermen, Part 9]
    Superman; Last Son of Krypton
  3. 2. DC Universe 10
    DC Universe
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Re: Action
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