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Action Comics (1938) - #687
"Born Again" (Die-Cut Cover)
DC Comics


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  Writer(s):
Roger L. Stern

Penciller(s):
Jackson 'Butch' Guice
Denis Rodier

Inker(s):
Denis Rodier

Colorist(s):
Glenn Whitmore

Letterer(s):
Bill Oakley

Editor(s):
Michael 'Mike' Carlin
Jennifer Frank
Jenette Kahn

Cover Artist(s):
Jackson 'Butch' Guice
Glenn Whitmore
 

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Cover Date: June 1993
Cover Price: US $ 1.95

Issue Tagline: Bonus! Last Son Of Krypton Poster!
The Last Son of Krypton is Back!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

There are other versions of this issue in the database:
Action Comics (1938) #687 Newsstand
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Reign of the Supermen!

Letters Column: Re: Action

Synopsis:
One of the four Supermen emerges, this one from an energy orb inside Superman's Fortress of Solitude, who allegedly takes over Superman's body while exhibiting new powers and weaknesses but little of the emotion and compassion that the real Superman once had.

Reprinted/Collected in:
DC Omnibus: La Mort de Superman (2008) HC
The Death and Return of Superman Omnibus (2007) HC
The Death and Return of Superman Omnibus (2013) HC
Superman [GER] (1993) (04)
Superman [ITA] (1993) #6
Superman [NL] (1984) #100
Superman [POL] (1990) #62
Superman, el Hombre de Acero (1993) #1
Superman: The Return of Superman (1993) TPB
Superman: The Return of Superman (1993) TPB (New Printing)

Notes:
Includes a bonus poster. Die-cut cover.

Series 1993, #12

Doomsday, Superman, Ice and Jimmy Olsen appear in flashback.

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LexCorp (DC)
  M.P.D. (DC)(Post Crisis)

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