Appearing in "The End"Edit
- Colin Thornton
- Jimmy Olsen
- Jonathan Kent (Apparent Death) (Flashback and main story)
- Martha Kent
- Superman (deceased) (Flashback and main story)
- Lex Luthor, Jr. (Flashback and main story)
- Gene (a physician)
- Mister Washington (Colin Thornton's assistant)
- Wanda (a karate instructor)
- Superman Memorial Statue
- Outsiders motorcyle
Synopsis for "The End"Edit
- Synopsis not yet written.
- This issue is reprinted in the World Without a Superman trade paperback, the Death and Return of Superman Omnibus, and the Superman: The Death and Return of Superman Omnibus.
- This issue is the final chapter of the "Funeral for a Friend" story-arc. The next major storyline is "Reign of the Supermen!" which begins in Adventures of Superman #500.
- This issue is triangle number 10/1993.
- This issue went to a second printing. The first printing of this issue bears a white Superman logo whereas the second print edition has a yellow logo.
- Although Sasha Green dies in this issue, she is later resurrected during the events of Bloodlines by the alien Parasite "Gemir", who's feeding upon her spinal fluids activates latent metahuman powers within her. This event sparks a series of intrigues that culminates in the "Battle for Metropolis" and "Fall of Metropolis" storylines.
- Appearances to the contrary, Jonathan Kent does not die at this time. He will survive the near-fatal heart attack from this issue and live for several more years. Jonathan Kent ultimately passes away from heart failure in Action Comics #870.
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Links and ReferencesEdit
- Superman at Wikipedia.org
- Superman at DC Comics
- Superman Wiki
- Superman Homepage
- Superman at TV Tropes
- Superman (Volume 2) series index at DCU Guide
- Superman (Volume 2) series index at Comicbookdb.com
- Superman (Volume 2) series index at the Grand Comics Database Project
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