Superman #177 [Direct Sales]
(February 2002)

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Price
2.25 USD; 3.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
2001-12-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
761941200491 17711
Editing
Eddie Berganza
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ed McGuinness
Inks
Cam Smith
Colors
?

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

That month all the DC covers are themed around the comic logo (DC Full Coverage Month).
Title as it appears on cover is スーパーマン - transliteration into the English alphabet is "Superman."

Metropolis E-mail Bag (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb
Pencils
Ed McGuinness (pp. 2-7, 9-17, 22); Kevin Maguire (pp. 1, 8, 18-21)
Inks
Cam Smith
Colors
Tanya Horie; Rich Horie
Letters
Comicraft [as Com McCraft]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Emil Hamilton; Steel; Martha Kent; Jonathan Kent; Lois Lane; Metallo; Toyman [Hiro Okamura] (first appearance)
Synopsis
Superman finds himself in a fight between the new Toyman and a giant Metallo.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This issue is a homage to Japanese anime series like Mazinger Z or Pokemon, with fighting giant robots, et al.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Metropolis Mailbag / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Eddie Berganza
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  2. 1. Metropolis E-mail Bag
    Superman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Metropolis Mailbag
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