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Cover to Supergirl #1

Supergirl is published by DC Comics. Current price per issue is $4.99.

Publication Dates[]

Last Issue[]

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #8: 15 Feb 2022

Current Issue[]

Supergirl Special #1: 31 Oct 2023

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An eight issue series, Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow, started June 2021


Main Characters[]

  • Supergirl/Kara Zor-El - Superman's sixteen-year-old cousin from Krypton, newly arrived on Earth. Has the same powers as Superman - wikipedia:Supergirl


  • Superman/Kal-El/Clark Kent - The last survivor of the planet Krypton, Superman has many powers on Earth, including flight, super-strength, super-speed, x-ray vision, heat vision, and invulnerability. (aka "The Man of Steel,' 'The Man of Tomorrow') - wikipedia:Superman


Minor Characters[]

Other Characters/Places/Things[]

Recent Storylines[]

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Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #8[]

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #7[]

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #6[]

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #5[]

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #4[]

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #3[]

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #2[]

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow #1[]

Supergirl #42[]

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Supergirl #37[]

Supergirl Annual #2[]

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Past Storylines[]



  • Superman: H'el on Earth - Collects vol. 6 #14-17, plus Superboy vol. 5 #14-17 & Superman vol. 3 #13-17. "H’El comes to Earth. This figure from Krypton’s past hopes to revive the dead planet—in place of this one! As hero fights hero, will the Kryptonians be able to defeat H’El, who is their equal in every way?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401243193
  • Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow – The Deluxe Edition - Collects Woman of Tomorrow #1-8. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779526076 - (forthcoming, July 2024)

Trade Paperbacks[]

  • Supergirl by Peter David, vol. 1 - Collects vol. 4 #1-8. " Lex Luthor's familiar synthetic creation "Matrix"--who mimics Superman's powers in a miniskirt--merges with human girl Linda Danvers to create a new Supergirl." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401260927
  • Supergirl by Peter David, vol. 2 - Collects vol. 4 #10-20 & Annual #2. "Getting used to a dual life, Supergirl is confronted by villians like Silver Banshee, Despero, The Extremists and many more. Her biggest challenge: telling the Danvers and Kents about her powers. With everything changing, Supergirl undergoes an angelic transformation." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401265533
  • Supergirl by Peter David, vol. 3 - Collects vol. 4 #21-31 & #1,000,000, plus Resurrection Man vol. 1 #16-17. "Everything is coming at Linda Danvers, a.k.a. Supergirl! Comet, the newest hero in Leesburg, is being chased by someone named Fracture, and in the meantime, in her civilian identity, Supergirl speaks out against a bigot on her college campus. All just problems in the day of the life of one of the most powerful girls on planet Earth!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401268794
  • Supergirl by Peter David, vol. 4 - Collects vol. 4 #32-43. "Everything is coming at Linda Danvers, a.k.a. Supergirl! Comet, the newest hero in Leesburg, is being chased by someone named Fracture, and in the meantime, in her civilian identity, Supergirl speaks out against a bigot on her college campus. And Parasite is spotted in Paris. All just typical problems in a day in the life of one of the most powerful girls on planet Earth!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401273644
  • Superman/Batman, vol. 2: Supergirl - Collects Superman/Batman #8-13. "Batman has discovered something strange on the bottom of Gotham Bay which leads him to a mysterious and powerful teenaged girl who's bent on destroying Gotham City! What's her connection to Superman? Why does Wonder Woman want to hide her from the outside world? Will Darkseid succeed in recruiting her into doing his bidding?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401203477
  • Supergirl: Power - Collects vol. 5 #0-5. "The story of Supergirl's whirlwind tour of the DCU! Along the way, she encounters the JSA, the Teen Titans, the Outsiders, and the JLA — but will she be an ally or enemy to the world's heroes?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401209157
  • Supergirl: Identity - Collects vol. 5 #10-19, plus a story from the Infinite Holiday Special #1. "Supergirl finally adopts a secret identity, joins the super-team the Outsiders, battles Batgirl, and begins a relationship with her new boyfriend, Power Boy." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401214843
  • Supergirl: Beyond Good and Evil - Collects vol. 5 #23-27 and a story from Action Comics #850. "When Kara is confronted by a ghost from Krypton, what revelations from her past will come to light?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401218504
  • Supergirl: Way of the World - Collects vol. 5 #28-33. "After promising a dying boy that she could cure his illness, Supergirl upsets the universe’s balance of life and death." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401221297
  • Supergirl: Who Is Superwoman? - Collects vol. 5 #34, 37-42. "When a costumed woman arrives in Metropolis calling herself Superwoman, it’s up to Supergirl to get to the bottom of things! After meeting this so-called Superwoman, the Girl of Steel has two pressing questions: Who is Superwoman really, and what gives her the right to wear the symbol of the House of El?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401225071
  • Supergirl: Friends and Fugitives - Collects vol. 5 #43, 45-47, plus Action Comics #881-882 & Superman Secret Files 2009 #1. "Supergirl and Flamebird must work together to track down their father’s assassin – Reactron! But these childhood friends find themselves at each other’s throats." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401227953
  • Supergirl: Death and the Family - Collects vol. 5 #48-50 & Annual #1. "The Silver Banshee returns, and this time she’s after an artifact that could break her family’s curse. Meanwhile, Lana Lang’s mysterious condition gets worse. Can Supergirl save her?" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401229131
  • Supergirl: Bizarrogirl - Collects vol. 5 #53-59 & Annual #2. "Enter Bizarro Supergirl! But how did she get to Earth and what does she want? The real Supergirl better find out fast, or else there won’t be much left of Metropolis to save!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401231691
  • Supergirl, vol. 1: Last Daughter of Krypton - Collects vol. 6 #1-7. "Meet Supergirl. She's got the unpredictable behavior of a teenager, the same powers as Superman - and none of his affection for the people of Earth. Crash landing on a strange new planet, Supergirl must come to grips with Krypton's destruction with her cousin Superman and learn about her own recent past. But an ingenious new foe wants that same information - and will do anything to get it." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401236804 - Kindle
  • Supergirl, vol. 2: Girl in the World - Collects vol. 6 #8-12 & 0. "The last daughter of Krypton has a friend: a young woman name Siobhan. Too bad she carries the curse of the Silver Banshee—and Siobhan’s father, the Black Banshee, isn’t far behind!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401240879 - Kindle
  • Supergirl, vol. 3: Sanctuary - Collects vol. 6 #13-20. "H’El convinces Kara that he intends to return them to Krypton prior to its destruction. When presented with the opportunity to return home, Kara fails to see that H’El’s plan will leave the Earth in ruins. Wonder Woman and The Flash must show Kara in the truth before it’s too late!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401243185 - Kindle
  • Supergirl, vol. 4: Out of the Past - Collects vol. 6 #21-25, Action Comics vol. 2 #23.1, & Superman vol. 3 #25. "Supergirl’s world has been shattered! Kara searches the stars for a new home, only to encounter one of Superman’s deadliest enemies." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401247008
  • Supergirl, vol. 5: Red Daughter of Krypton - Collects vol. 6 #26-33, plus Green Lantern vol. 5 #28 & Red Lanterns #28-29. "Supergirl will burn down the universe before she lets another person tell her who she should be – and her journey as a Red Lantern begins here." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401250513
  • Supergirl, vol. 6: Crucible - Collects vol. 6 #34-40 & Futures End #1. "Kara must deal with the fallout of the green Kryptonite skies over a dead Earth, and the horrors still to come!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401255418
  • Supergirl, vol. 1: Reign of the Cyborg Supermen - Collects vol. 7 #1-6 & Rebirth. "Supergirl moves to National City! As Kara Danvers, average American teenager and high school student, Supergirl must balance her life as a superhero with her new life on Earth. But some demons from her Kryptonian past are coming back to haunt her, and Kara will find herself face-to-face with her father: the sinister Cyborg Superman!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401268466
  • Supergirl, vol. 2: Escape from the Phantom Zone - Collects vol. 7 #7-11, plus Batgirl vol. 5 Annual #1. "Supergirl enters the mind of a Kryptonian monster to stop a killer and goes on a suicide mission to restore sanity within the Department of Extranormal Operations (D.E.O). Plus, Kara meets Superman again (for the first time) to face the evil of the Emerald Empress!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401274337
  • Supergirl, vol. 3: Girl of No Tomorrow - Collects vol. 7 #12-14 & Annual #1. "Emerald Empress' attack on Supergirl begins as her new Fatal Five assembles. Empress' plan to destroy Supergirl's present to preserve her future goes into full swing as Supergirl tries to hold her own—but soon even her abilities are out of her control." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401278243
  • Supergirl, vol. 4: Plain Sight - Collects vol. 7 #15-20. "This public service announcement is brought to you by the Department of Extranormal Operations! You saw how Supergirl hid a murderer underneath National City right before our eyes. What other secrets is she hiding? D.E.O. agents will be stationed at every school to ensure their safety! Your cooperation is greatly appreciated." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401284879
  • Supergirl, vol. 1: The Killers of Krypton - Collects vol. 7 #21-26. "Superman and Supergirl, the last two Kryptonians on Earth, have had their beliefs shattered. With new revelations about their home planet—and the man who destroyed it—Supergirl builds a star cruiser using whatever tech she can scrounge, and after receiving intel from Green Lantern, she blasts off into the cosmos with Rogol Zaar's deadly axe to solve the mystery!" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401289188
  • Supergirl, vol. 2: Sins of the Circle - Collects vol. 7 #27-33. "Caught in the middle of a Vega System civil war, a powerless Supergirl struggles to rescue as many slaves as she can from the brutal hands of the Citadel. And then, it’s Supergirl and the Omega Men versus...more Supergirls?! Plus, the Omega Men’s secret base of operations is attacked by the Citadel, who brought with them an entire army of Supergirls who all don’t seem to be built quite right." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401294540
  • Supergirl, vol. 3: Infectious - Collects vol. 7 #34-42 & Annual #2. "In protecting Superman, Supergirl becomes infected by a virus created by the Batman Who Laughs, turning her into the twisted Dark Multiverse version of herself. Batman and Superman enlist the help of Wonder Woman to bring Kara back peacefully, but is it too late to save her? And if Supergirl is able to return to her old self, can she hope to redeem herself after putting Smallville in danger?" - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779505705
  • Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow - Collects Woman of Tomorrow #1-8. "Kara Zor-El can no longer find any meaning or purpose in her life. But all that changes when an alien girl seeks her out to help her take revenge on the bad guys who destroyed her world. Now a Kryptonian, a dog, and an angry, heartbroken child head into space on a journey that will shake them to their very core." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781779515681

  • Showcase Presents: Supergirl, vol. 1 - Collects Supergirl stories from Action Comics #252-281; Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #40, 44, 46, 51, 52; Adventure Comics #278; Superboy #80; Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane #14; and Superman #123, 139, 140, 144. (in B&W) - WorldCat - ISBN 1401217176
  • Supergirl Book One - Collects vol. 4 #1-9 & Annual #1, plus Supergirl Plus #1. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401260927 - (forthcoming, October 2016)


Leftover Useful Information[]

Creative Team[]

Volume 7[]

Writer (#21+): Marc Andreyko. Artist (#21+): Kevin Maguire. Covers (#21+): Terry & Rachel Dodson.

Woman of Tomorrow[]

Writer: Tom King. Artist/Covers: Bilquis Evely.

Publishing History[]

Previous Supergirl comics:

  • Supergirl volume 1: #1-10, 1972-1974
  • Supergirl volume 2: #1-23, 1982-1984 (#1-12 as The Daring New Adventures of Supergirl)
  • Supergirl volume 3: #1-4, 1994 (miniseries)
  • Supergirl volume 4: #1-80, 1996-2003
  • Supergirl volume 5: #0-67, 2005-2011
  • Supergirl and the Legion of Super-Heroes #16-36, 2006-2008 (continued from and by Legion of Super-Heroes vol. 4)
  • Supergirl: Cosmic Adventures in the 8th Grade #1-6, 2009 (miniseries)
  • Supergirl volume 6: #1-40, 2011-2015
  • Supergirl volume 7: #1-42, 2016-2020 (issues #41-42 as digital only)
  • Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow: #1-8, 2021-2022 (mini-series)

Future Publication Dates[]

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow – The Deluxe Edition HC: 23 Jul 2024

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