May Contest!  |  Add New Content  |  Top Issues  |  Register  |  Marketplace  |  Forums  |  Request a Feature  |  Help  |  Mobile  |  Home


Register for free
Social Media: Facebook Twitter Tumblr

  Search by Cover Date

  Story Arcs
  Public Collections
  Public User Lists

Last 10 titles added:
  1. Itty Bitty Hellboy: The ...
  2. Moon Knight [GER] (2015)
  3. Duck Tales - Jäger der v...
  4. Batman: The Golden Age O...
  5. Just imagine Stan Lee's ...
  6. The Greatest American Co...
  7. The Unauthorized Lampoon...
  8. Political Power: Rush Li...
  9. The Darkness vs. Superma...
  10. Ghostbusters Annual (201...
   View All

Last 10 creators added:
  1. Jacob Hansen
  2. Andreas Raufeisen
  3. Kathy Palin
  4. Rocky Walters
  5. J.B. Fernandes
  6. Andrew Hoffmann
  7. Christian Patchell
  8. Neil Paniry
  9. M. T. Quach
  10. Ian Ally-Seals
   View All

Last 10 characters added:
  1. Strong Guy (Marvel)(Hous...
  2. Hulkling (Marvel)(House ...
  3. Stature (Marvel)(House o...
  4. Miss America (Marvel)(Ho...
  5. Jett (Hercules/Xena)
  6. Loup Noir
  7. Couik
  8. Manitou (Marvel)(02 - de...
  9. Chairman (Top Cow)(Rebir...
  10. Chairwoman (Top Cow)(Reb...
   View All

The Man of Steel (1986) - #1
"From Out of the Green Dawn" (Variant cover)
DC Comics

Change this cover
or add a variant
John Byrne

John Byrne

Dick Giordano

Tom Ziuko

John Costanza

Andrew Helfer

Cover Artist(s):
John Byrne
Alex Jay

Rating (out of 10):
from 18 votes

You must be logged in to vote!

Other members' collections
  This issue is in 206 collections.

  This issue is available for sale/trade

Edit this Issue
Clone this Issue
View this issue's contribution history
Clone the creators of this issue
Clone the characters of this issue
Suggest a podcast for this issue


Search for 'The Man of Steel' on Amazon

Cover Date: October 1986
Cover Price: US $ 0.75

Issue Tagline: None.

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

This is a version of the following issue:
The Man of Steel (1986) #1 - From Out of the Green Dawn

Story Arc(s):    Add/remove story arcs to this issue

Contains the prologue and first two chapters of Byrne's seminal redefinition of the Superman mythos and serves as a starting point for the character post-CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS.

The descriptions of Krypton in this issue have almost all been wholly repudiated by later comics. In a real sense, this is best viewed as a dream or a Hypertime excursion, according to 2005 DCU continuity.

Alex Jay designed the logo.

Characters:    Add/remove characters to this issue
An image for Jor - El (DC)(post-Crisis) exists Jor - El (DC)(post-Crisis)
Lara Jor - El (post-Crisis)
Kelex (Krypton Robot)
Kelor (Krypton Robot)
An image for Jonathan Joseph 'Pa' Kent (DC)(02 - post-Crisis) exists Jonathan Joseph 'Pa' Kent (DC)(02 - post-Crisis)
An image for Martha Clark 'Ma' Kent (DC)(02 - post-Crisis) exists Martha Clark 'Ma' Kent (DC)(02 - post-Crisis)
  An image for Clark Joseph Kent (DC)(Post Crisis) exists Clark Joseph Kent (DC)(Post Crisis)
An image for Lois Joanne Lane (DC)(Post Crisis) exists Lois Joanne Lane (DC)(Post Crisis)
An image for Lana Elizabeth Lang (Post-Crisis) exists Lana Elizabeth Lang (Post-Crisis)
An image for Superman (DC)(Post Crisis)(01 - Clark Kent) exists Superman (DC)(Post Crisis)(01 - Clark Kent)
An image for Emmett Vale (post-Crisis) exists Emmett Vale (post-Crisis)

Groups:    Add/remove groups to this issue

Reviews: There are no reviews for this issue. - Add your review

Multiple Stories in this Issue

Add a story to this issue

Multiple stories do not exist for this issue.


© 2005-2015 - Terms and Conditions - Privacy Policy Special thanks to Brian Wood for the logo design