(March 1993)

DC, 1993 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
2.50 USD; 3.25 CAD
Pages:
68
On-sale date:
1993-02-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
070989324206 35
Editing:
Mike Carlin; Jennifer Frank (assistant)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks:
Arthur Adams (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Waverider [Matthew Ryder]; Sinbad [Davood Nassur]; Guardian [Jim Harper]; Thorn [Rose Forrest]; Gangbuster [Jose Delgado]
Reprints:

The Guardians of Metropolis (Table of Contents: 1)

The Guardian / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Karl Kesel
Pencils:
Walter Simonson
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
John Workman

Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El] (corpse); Guardian [Jim Harper]; Auron [Jim Harper] (first appearance; clone); Newsboy Legion II [Big Words [Anthony Rodrigues] (clone); Flip [Walter Johnson] (clone); Gabby [John Gabrielli] (clone); Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire] (clone); Tommy [Thomas Thompkins] (clone)]; Dubbilex; Dr. Thomas Thompkins; Dr. Walter Johnson; Paul Westfield; Dr. Packard
Synopsis:
Cadmus discovers Superman's D.N.A. code, but a new Jim Harper clone, Auron, overides his programming and destroys the only physical copy of the data.
Reprints:

Sister Act (Table of Contents: 2)

Rose and the Thorn / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Denis Rodier
Inks:
Ande Parks
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thorn [Rose Forrest]; Cherokee
Synopsis:
Thorn reappears to help fight the increase in crime since Superman's death.
Reprints:

Gangbuster of Suicide Slum (Table of Contents: 3)

Gangbuster / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Ordway
Pencils:
Dennis Janke
Inks:
Mike Machlan
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
John Costanza; Albert DeGuzman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Gangbuster [Jose Delgado]; Inspector Bill Henderson
Synopsis:
Gangbuster is given a heads up from Inspector Henderson that some criminals he stopped are pressing criminal charges against him, and advises him to leave town.
Reprints:

Funeral Pyres (Table of Contents: 4)

Sinbad / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
William Messner-Loebs
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein [as Josef Rubinstein]
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
Bill Oakley

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sinbad [Davood Nassur]; Hassan Nassur; Hoda Nassur; Uncle Jahir Nassur; Soraya Nassur; Munea Nassur; Clarice (death); Lex Luthor (villain)
Synopsis:
Luthor uses Davood Nassur to stop some terrorists.
Reprints:

Vanishing Point (Table of Contents: 5)

Waverider / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Jurgens
Pencils:
Dan Jurgens (layouts); Trevor Scott (finishes)
Inks:
Trevor Scott
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Linear Men [Hunter; Liri Lee; Matthew Ryder; Waverider [Matthew Ryder]]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El] (flashback; death); Lois Lane (flashback); Jimmy Olsen (flashback); Doomsday (flashback; villain)
Synopsis:
Waverider visits the time of Superman's death, and must decide whether to save him or let him die.
Reprints:

DC Universe [L.E.G.I.O.N. Blowout] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. The Guardians of Metropolis
    The Guardian
  3. 2. Sister Act
    Rose and the Thorn
  4. 3. Gangbuster of Suicide Slum
    Gangbuster
  5. 4. Funeral Pyres
    Sinbad
  6. 5. Vanishing Point
    Waverider
  7. 6. DC Universe [L.E.G.I.O.N. Blowout]
    DC Universe
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  • Gregory Fischer
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