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Things We Learned From Frank Miller's Clark Kent in Superman Year One #1

“Superman: Year One”: Let’s Talk About Frank Miller’s Creepy Clark Kent

A look at how Frank Miller’s portrayal of a young Clark Kent might not have gone done the way it was intended.   Superman: Year One is one of the the most anticipated – or dreaded – DC books this year. Frank Miller had been threatening to tell his Superman origin stories for ages after portraying him as […]


Lois and Clark Team Up for Journalism in Action Comics #1010 This April

Superman and Lois Lane have found themselves separated for much of “The Great One” Brian Bendis’s run so far. First, Lois went to space with Jon Kent and Jor El, and we all know how that turned out. When Lois got back, she kept it a secret at first, causing that whole kerfluffle with the […]

Arrowverse ‘Elseworlds’: CW Releases Extended Official Trailer for 3-Night Crossover Event

With the CW‘s Arrowverse‘s three-night “Elseworlds” crossover only days away (The Flash  “Elseworlds, Part 1” airs Sunday, December 9; Arrow “Elseworlds, Part 2,” airs Monday, December 10; and Supergirl “Elseworlds, Part 3,” airs Tuesday, December 11), the network has shared an extended official trailer for the reality-shattering event – and from what we can see, the dangers that lie ahead for our heroes […]

Arrowverse “Elseworlds”: LaMonica Garrett Talks The Monitor’s Look, Motivation

With the CW‘s Arrowverse‘s three-night “Elseworlds” crossover less than two weeks away (The Flash  “Elseworlds, Part 1” airs Sunday, December 9; Arrow “Elseworlds, Part 2,” airs Monday, December 10; and Supergirl “Elseworlds, Part 3,” airs Tuesday, December 11), LaMonica Garrett‘s The Monitor/Mar Novu looks to be the catalyst for Dr. John Deegan’s (Jeremy Davies) reality-altering ways – but everyone has their good […]

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Arrowverse “Elseworlds”: Stephen Amell’s Good News/Bad News for Smallville Fans

With the CW‘s Arrowverse‘s three-night “Elseworlds” crossover less than two weeks away (The Flash “Elseworlds, Part 1” airs Sunday, December 9; Arrow“Elseworlds, Part 2,” airs Monday, December 10; and Supergirl “Elseworlds, Part 3,” airs Tuesday, December 11), Arrow‘s Stephen Amell has some good news and bad news for Smallville fans. Recently, Amell posted this image of a meeting he had with Smallville‘s […]

Arrowverse “Elseworlds” Event: CW Releases Official Flash, Arrow, Supergirl Synopses

With the Arrowverse‘s three-night “Elseworlds” crossover event less than two weeks away (The Flash “Elseworlds, Part 1” airs Sunday, December 9; Arrow “Elseworlds, Part 2,” airs Monday, December 10; and Supergirl “Elseworlds, Part 3,” airs Tuesday, December 11), the CW released an official synopsis for all three chapters of the story. If you’re reading this then […]


Arrowverse “Elseworlds”: ‘Smallville’ Fans Will Find New Lois/Clark Image Familiar

With the CW‘s three-night Arrowverse “Elseworlds” event only weeks away now (beginning with The Flash on Sunday, continuing with Arrow on Monday, December 10, and concluding with Supergirl on Tuesday, December 11), the network is offering us a new look at the mega-crossover that will look a little familiar to Smallville fans. In the image below (offered exclusively by our friends at […]

Action Comics #1002 cover by Patrick Gleason and Alejandro Sanchez

Action Comics #1002 Review: The Most Bendis Superman Comic Yet

A low-level criminal by the name of Yogurt is dropped from the sky over Metropolis. His boss is ambushed by a superhero, but the boss is killed and the hero badly injured. Reporter Clark Kent investigates the death of “Yogurt,” but new Daily Planet reporter, Goode, believes it to be an act of Superman. Meanwhile, […]

Superman #2 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Superman #2 Review: The Quest for Plot Advancement

The Earth has been pulled into the Phantom Zone through unknown means, and Superman is doing everything he can to keep the planet from immediately falling part. He contacts the Justice League through Martian Manhunter’s telepathic network, and none of the team has any answers. Meanwhile, Rogol Zaar is tearing his way back to Earth […]

Superman #1 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Superman #1 Review: A Downplayed Start

Superman goes into space to look for Lois, Jon, and the alleged Jor-El. He has no guide, though, and the only thing he finds is a Dominator fleet heading straight for Earth. He deals with the problem and returns home. He desperately misses his family, and the Justice League tries to console him. With their […]

Man of Steel #6 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Man of Steel #6 Review: Bombastic, Genuine, and Fun

Jor-El has come to Earth to take Jonathan Kent away to learn more about his power, his people, and where his life may be headed. Jon wants to go, but Lois and Clark are reluctant to send their son away with someone who might be his grandfather. In the present, Superman fights Rogol Zaar to […]

Man of Steel #5 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Man of Steel #5 Review: Bringing Back the Quality

Superman has taken Rogol Zaar off the Earth to battle it out in orbit. However, Rogol is powerful and able to lay out the Man of Steel all too quickly. The Justice League arrives in Metropolis to provide support to Supergirl, whom discovers Superman’s unconscious body on the moon. The team regroups to discern Rogol’s […]

Man of Steel #4 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Man of Steel #4 Review: The Awkward Middle Child of the Story

Superman and Supergirl are now facing Rogol Zaar in Metropolis. He shows incredible strength and cunning, even enough to face both Superman and Supergirl. Kara is fighting in a perpetual fury due to the fate of Kandor, but Kal knows that this fight could potentially tear Metropolis apart. He tries to push Rogol out of […]

Man of Steel #3 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclairs

Man of Steel #3 Review: Making Superman Hurt

Rogol Zar arrives on Earth and immediately tracks down Superman’s Fortress of Solitude. Superman is investigating yet another fire in Metropolis when he hears the Fortress’s alarm. He and Supergirl arrive at the Fortress to find it destroyed and Rogol Zar long gone. Things get a lot heavier in this issue of Man of Steel. […]

Batman: Prelude to the Wedding- Nightwing vs. Hush #1 cover by Rafael Albuquerque and Dave McCaig

Nightwing vs. Hush #1 Review: The Cutest Bachelor Party Ever

Superman and Nightwing are throwing Batman a bachelor party. After a meal at Bat Burger, Superman shows a dimensional portal to a world where the three can fish in peace. An explosion draws Superman away, and Hush attacks in the chaos. Batman and Nightwing wrestle Hush until he and Nightwing tumble through the portal, which […]

Man of Steel #2 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Man of Steel #2 Review: The First Issue Wasn’t a Fluke

In the past, we find a Guardian and an intergalactic king arguing after the death of Krypton. They both know that Rogol Zaar is somehow responsible, and the king thinks that the Guardian, Appa Ali Apsa, may have participated. In the present, new Daily Planet reporter Robinson Goode begins stirring up trouble and asking about […]

Superman Special #1 cover by Jorge Jimenez and Alejandro Sanchez

Superman Special #1 Review: DC’s Continued Superman Quality Streak

Superman and Superboy have a promise to keep for Captain Storm on Dinosaur Island, and the two Kents return to save the only surviving member of the Losers. In another story, Superman returns to Earth after a long mission in space, exhausted and drained of energy. Unfortunately, a giant insect is attacking Metropolis, so the […]

The Man of Steel #1 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

The Man of Steel #1 Advance Review: Brian Michael Bendis Understands Superman

Some time in the forgotten past, an angry alien warlord named Rogol Zarr tries to warn leaders from disparate cultures of the danger posed by the Kryptonians and their expanding interplanetary industry. He is overlooked but not deterred. In the present, Superman investigates a series of mysterious arsons, a pair of villains, and meets a […]