First appearing following the Death of Superman storyline, Steel first appeared in 1993’s The Adventures of Superman #500. Steel was created by Louise Simonson and Jon Bogdanove.

Following the death of Superman, brilliant weapons engineer John Henry Irons creates a suit of armor to continue Superman’s work against the gangs of Metropolis as its new protector, Steel! Even after the return of Superman, Irons’ sense of justice kept him in the fight against evil, swinging his sledgehammer for the citizens of Metropolis.

Denys’ credits include: Steel #34-52 (January 1997 – July 1998).