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Issue Details

Issue #649
Published January 1990
Cover Price 0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages 36
Editing Mike Carlin; Jon Peterson (associate)

Cover Details - "The Brainiac Trilogy, Part Three"

Characters Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
Genre Superhero
Pencils George Perez (signed)
Inks George Perez (signed)
Colors Tom Ziuko

22 page Superman story "Man and Machine; [The Brainiac Trilogy, Part 3]"

Characters Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Guardian [Jim Harper] (flashback); Dubbilex (flashback); Collin Thornton; Mara Talbot (first appearance); Dr. Augustine; VILLAINS: Brainiac [Vril Dox] (origin); Milton Fine (flashback); Sydney Happersen; Lex Luthor; Metallo [John Corben] (flashback)
Synopsis Vril Dox takes over Milton Fine's body for good, and then escapes Earth and Superman in a rocket ship.
Genre Superhero
Script Roger Stern
Pencils George Perez (layouts); Kerry Gammill
Inks Brett Breeding
Colors Glenn Whitmore
Letters Bill Oakley

1 page Re: Action letters page "Re: Action"

Script Kevin Dooley
Letters typeset
Notes Letters from readers - Uncle Elvis, Mark Billian, Michael Garner, Andy Ziats, Malcolm Bourne and Charlie Harris - and responses from Kevin Dooley.

Half page Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation text article "Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation"

Letters typeset