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Action Comics (1938) - #866
"Brainiac, Part 1: First Contact"
DC Comics


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  Writer(s):
Geoff Johns

Penciller(s):
Gary Frank

Inker(s):
Jonathan 'Jon' Sibal

Colorist(s):
Brad Anderson

Letterer(s):
Rob Leigh

Editor(s):
Nachie Castro
Matt Idelson

Cover Artist(s):
Brad Anderson
Gary Frank
 

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Cover Date: August 2008
Cover Price: US $2.99

Issue Tagline: Sightings

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Action Comics (1938) #866 2nd Printing

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Brainiac
New Krypton
Sightings

Synopsis:
Brainiac returns to attack Superman but the winds are beginning to change for the last son of Krypton and things will never be same. This story starts off a chain of events that lead into the New Krypton storyline and alter the landscape of all of the Superman books for years to come.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Action Comics (1938) HC
Action Comics (1938) TPB
Superman Legends (2007) #28
Superman: Last Son of Krypton (2013) TPB

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Direct Sales UPC: 76194120001986611

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An image for James Bartholomew 'Jimmy' Olsen (post-Crisis) exists James Bartholomew 'Jimmy' Olsen (post-Crisis)
An image for Superman (DC)(Post Crisis)(01 - Clark Kent) exists Superman (DC)(Post Crisis)(01 - Clark Kent)
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