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

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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