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Superman (1939) - #690
"The Setup"
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Cover Date: September 2009
Cover Price: US $ 2.99

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue

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New Krypton
World Without Superman

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Reprinted/Collected in:
Superman: Mon-El (2010) HC vol. 01
Superman: Mon-El (2010) TPB vol. 01

The stories which begin in this issue are continued in Superman: Secret Files 2009, Justice League of America, and Superman Annual #14.

Mark Merlin and Parasite do not appear in this issue. They were impersonated by an as of yet unnamed character, as explained in Superman (1939) #692.

The Adventure Comics story at the end of the issue is a preview for Adventure Comics #1, included in the back of many DC Comics during the publishing month of September, and is therefore not to be considered a part of this issue

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