Steel comic books issue 44
Prologue to 'The Death of Clark Kent,' a 7-part storyline beginning in Superman (1987) #100. Attempts are made upon Clark Ken't life, leaving no doubt that one of Superman's deadliest foes has learned the truth of his dual identity. Written by Louise Simonson, with art and cover by Jon Bogdanove and Dennis Janke. Cover price $1.50.
Metropolis, script by Christopher Priest, art by Denys Cowan and Tom Palmer; Steel recaps the brief visit he made to Metropolis before helping to save the universe in GENESIS; Plus, John's long-thought dead brother, now known as Crash, gets his hands on Steel's jet boots. 36 pgs., full color. $1.95. Cover price $1.95.