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Action Comics (1938) - #598
"Checkmate!"
DC Comics


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  Writer(s):
John Byrne
Paul Kupperberg

Penciller(s):
John Byrne

Inker(s):
Ty Templeton

Colorist(s):
Petra Scotese

Letterer(s):
John Costanza

Editor(s):
Michael 'Mike' Carlin
Dick Giordano

Cover Artist(s):
John Byrne
 

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Cover Date: March 1988
Cover Price: US $ 0.75

Issue Tagline: Checkmate Blows Into Metropolis!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Letters Column: Re: Action Comics

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Reprinted/Collected in:
Superman: The Man of Steel (2003) TPB vol. 08

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All copies have a spelling error in the cover caption.
"Checkmate blows in Metroplis!"
is missing the second O

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