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The Death of Superman

6 Ratings: 3.2
An 11-issue DC Comics crossover saga in which Superman is killed by Doomsday.

The Death of Superman was a 1992 stunt that turned out to be DC's bestselling Superman comic ever. The massive 11-issue crossover among four different series (Superman, Superman: The Man of Steel, Action Comics, and Justice League of America) introduces … see full wiki

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Author: Dan Jurgens, Louise Simonson , Jerry Ordway, Roger Stern
Genre: Superheroes, Comics & Graphic Novels
Publisher: Dc Comics
Date Published: 1993
2 reviews about The Death of Superman
review by . February 15, 2010
In 1992 DC Comics killed off the superhero who brought comic books to their glory days. In a similar fashion, the death of Superman brought thousands upon thousands of new readers to the genre since Superman had become an American cultural icon. While short lived, this collection of comics represents a turning point in the comic industry, where no superhero was safe any longer. Shortly thereafter, DC Comics pulled a similar "stunt" with their other flagship hero, Batman, with the Knightfall …
Quick Tip by . August 30, 2010
Whens the last time a comic made news headlines? A couple of years later though Superman was back.
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