Superman #75 is the famous issue where Superman is killed by Doomsday. Each page is a full page shot of the intense battle. Superman and Doomsday just exchange blows one after another. Superman eventually defeats Doomsday at the cost of his own life.
Black Bag (Memorial Collector's Edition)
It is a Direct Market Memorial Collector's Edition. The comic comes in a black polybag with a trading card, poster, stamps, Daily Planet Obituary & black mourning armband included inside the sealed bag.
Black Bag (Platinum Edition)
Retailer exclusive. This version was not available to the same commercial outlets as anyone could sell normal comics, this certain comic was retailer protected.
*Contents need to be confirmed if the same as the standard Memorial Collector's Edition.
|Reg||Standard First Printing||Dan Jurgens & Brett Breeding||1|
|Reg||Standard Back Cover||N/A||2|
|Reg||Standard Fourth Printing||Dan Jurgens & Brett Breeding||3|
|DS||Back of Sealed Direct Sales Edition||N/A||4|
|DS||Front of Sealed Direct Sales Edition||N/A||5|
|DS||Direct Sales Cover||Eric Kachelhofer||6|
|PE||Front of Sealed Platinum Edition||N/A||7|
|PE||Platinum Edition Cover||Eric Kachelhofer||8|
|Reg||Standard Second Printing||Dan Jurgens & Brett Breeding||Missing|
|Reg||Standard Third Printing||Dan Jurgens & Brett Breeding||Missing|
- Newstand and direct sales editions priced at $1.25.
- Bagged memorial edition priced at $2.50.
- Newstand cover by Dan Jurgens and Brett Breeding.
- Direct sales cover computer animated by Eric Kachelhofer.
- Newstand first printing cover is identified by the lettering in yellow.
- Newstand second printing cover is identified by the lettering in white.
- Newstand third printing cover is identified by the lettering in blue.
- Newstand fourth printing cover is identified by the lettering in green.
- Each page consists of one panel.
- The cover is homaged and parodied by future comic books.
- Triangle 1993 #2.
- The end of the Death of Superman story arc.
- Continues in the Funeral for a Friend story arc in Adventures of Superman #498.