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Issue Details

Issue #442
Published July 1988
Frequency monthly
Cover Price 0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD
Pages 36
Editing Mike Carlin; Renee Witterstaetter (assistant)

Cover Details - "I have stripped you of your powers, Superman!"

Characters Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Psi-Phon [J'ankway]
Genre Superhero
Pencils John Byrne (signed)
Inks John Byrne (signed)

22 page Superman story "Power Play"

Characters Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry; Orin]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Supergirl [Matrix]; Lois Lane; Jose Delgado; Jimmy Olsen; Sarah Olsen; Elsa; Professor Emil Hamilton; Sandy Klienerman (on radio); VILLAINS: Psi-Phon [J'ankway]; Dreadnaught [Breemmill]
Synopsis Psi-Phon has drained Superman's powers one by one and given them to his partner, Dreadnaught. Now, Dreadnaught looks to kill Superman, so Superman calls in some help.
Genre Superhero
Script John Byrne (co-plot; script); Jerry Ordway (co-plot)
Pencils Jerry Ordway
Inks Andy Kubert
Colors Anthony Tollin
Letters Albert DeGuzman
Notes Story continued from SUPERMAN (DC, 1987 series) #19.

2 page The Adventures of Superman letters page "The Adventures of Superman"

Script Renee Witterstaetter
Letters typeset
Notes Letters from readers - Howard T. Kidd, Anthony Gallagher, Marc David Seger, R. Ray, Kel Hilce, Joe Frank, Jacob Gilbert, Charlie Harris and Steven Acevedo - and responses from Renee Witterstaetter.