Superman Fan Podcast Episode #89: Superman Returns In SUPERMAN #82!

Superman (vol. 2) 82 & variant cover!

Superman (vol. 2) 82 & variant cover!

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SUPERMAN #82, October 1993 (1993 Triangle issue #30) was published on August 24, 1993. It featured the return of Superman to his iconic blue, red and yellow uniform after his death and rejuvination.

This story has been reprinted in the following editions:
– WORLD WITHOUT A SUPERMAN, published on April 14, 1993
– THE RETURN OF SUPERMAN, published on September 3, 1993
– THE DEATH AND RETURN OF SUPERMAN OMNIBUS, published on September 12, 2007.

The DEATH OF SUPERMAN story began on the last pages of the following issues, cover dated November 1993, as a prologue:
– SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #17(1992 #41)
– SUPERMAN #73 (1992 #42)
– THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #496 (1992 #43)
– ACTION COMICS #683 (1992 #44).

THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN story was originally published in the following issues:
Cover dated December 1992:
– SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #18 (1992 #45)
– JUSTICE LEAGUE AMERICA #69 (tie-in issue)
– SUPERMAN #74 (1992 #46)
– THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #497 (1992#47)
– ACTION COMICS #684 (1992 #48).
Cover dated January 1993:
– SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #19 (1993 #1)
– SUPERMAN #75 (1993 #2)

FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND:
– JUSTICE LEAGUE AMERICA #70 (tie-in)
FFAF Part I: THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #498 (1993 #3)
FFAF Part II: ACTION COMICS #685 (1993 #4)
Cover dated February 1993:
FFAF Part III: SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #20 (1993 #5)
FFAF Part IV: SUPERMAN #76 (1993 #6)
FFAF Part V: THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #499 (1993 #7)
FFAF Part VI: ACTION COMICS #686 (1993 #8)
Cover dated March 1993:
FFAF Part VII: SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #21 (1993 #9)
FFAF Part VIII: SUPERMAN #77 (1993 #10).

Cover dated March 1993:
– THE LEGACY OF SUPERMAN #1 (of 1)
– SUPERGIRL AND TEAM LUTHOR #1 (of 1)
Cover Dated June 1993:
– THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #500 (1993 #11)

THE REIGN OF THE SUPERMEN:
– ACTION COMICS #687 (1993 #12)
– SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #22 (1993 #13)
– SUPERMAN #78 (1993 #14)
– THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #501 (1993 #15)
NOTE: These Superman issues were all published on the same day of April 27, 1993.
– ACTION COMICS #688 (1993 #16)
Cover dated July 1993:
– SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #23 (1993 #17)
– SUPERMAN #79 (1993 #18)
– THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #502 (1993 #19)
– ACTION COMICS #689 (1993 #20).
Cover dated August 1993:
– SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #23 (1993 #21)
– SUPERMAN #80 (1993 #22)
– THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #503 (1993 #23)
– ACTION COMICS #690 (1993 #24).
Cover dated September 1993:
– SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #25 (1993 #25)
– SUPERMAN #81 (1993 #26)
– THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #504 (1993 #27)
– ACTION COMICS #691 (1993 #28).
Cover dated October 1993:
– SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #26 (1993 #29)
– GREEN LANTERN #46 (tie-in)
– SUPERMAN #82 (1993 #30)

I recently was a guest host on Scott Gardner’s BACK TO THE BINS episode #21 on his podcast TWO TRUE FREAKS! The link to the episode is: http://media.libsyn.com/media/twotruefreaks/Back_to_the_Bins_-_Episode_21.mp3 .

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Thanks for listening to this episode of the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST and, as always, thanks to Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.

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