Superman #77 [Direct]
(March 1993)

DC, 1987 Series
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Price
1.25 USD; 1.60 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1993-01-21
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Mike Carlin; Jennifer Frank (assistant)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

1993 Triangle #10.


Funeral for a Friend/8: The End (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks
Brett Breeding (signed)
Colors
Reuben Rude (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
Reprints

The End [Funeral for a Friend, Part 8] (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Jurgens
Pencils
Dan Jurgens (layouts); Brett Breeding (finishes)
Inks
Brett Breeding
Colors
Glenn Whitmore
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
G-8543
Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El] (corpse); Jonathan Kent; Martha Kent; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl [Matrix]; Sasha Green (first appearance, death); Wanda; The Hairies; Yango; Mr. Washington; Gene; Paul Westfield; Collin Thornton [Satanus] (villain); Lex Luthor (villain); Doomsday (villain, photos)
Synopsis
Jonathan Kent has a heart attack and is worked on in the ER. Lois Lane, the Hairies, and Supergirl reclaim Superman's body from Cadmus. Lex Luthor kills Sasha.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL (DC, 1991 series) #21 and story continues in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #500.

DC Universe [R.I.P. Superman] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

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

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jennifer Frank
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Mark Talbot, Joe Torcivia, Barbara Henenberg, Joey Marchese, Kent Kilveira and Robert Hallaman, Jr. - and responses from Jennifer Frank.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Funeral for a Friend/8: The End
    Superman
  2. 1. The End [Funeral for a Friend, Part 8]
    Superman
  3. 2. DC Universe [R.I.P. Superman]
    DC Universe
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
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