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In 1998, facing a drought in comic sales, Jim Lee sold WildStorm Productions, his section of Image Comics, to DC, along with its imprints Homage Comics and Cliffhanger Productions.

All ongoing titles get a special #1000000 for DC One Million, featuring versions of the heroes in the 853rd Century - a million months into the future. Superman enters a new storyline with Superman Red/Superman Blue, that sees him split in two. Batman opens with Cataclysm, the prelude to No Man's Land. The struggling Titans get reinvented as Young Justice, first appearing in Young Justice: The Secret #1, part of the Fifth-Week Event GirlFrenzy!


The following creative talent passed away in the year 1998:


The following comic titles debuted with a 1998 cover date:

The following Comic titles were last published with a 1998 cover date:

The following One Shots were published with a 1998 cover date:


Selected 1998 character debuts. See all.


Selected 1998 team debuts. See all.