This Frankenstein-like creature transformed into a disfigured parody of the original and became Bizarro, one of Superman's most dangerous enemies. Soon after its creation, the Bizarro creature was destroyed, but not before causing all sorts of chaos and destruction. You'd think that Luthor would have learned his lesson from this previous failure.
Get ready for one of the most off-beat adventures of the Last Son Krypton. In a virtual world of the mind, Superman seeks the truth to the mystery of whether or not he is the real deal. Featuring appearances by Batman, Lois Lane, the Silver Banshee, Guardian, Superboy, the Kryptonian, Steel, Cyborg-Superman, Ma & Pa Kent and Doomsday!
Conduit has taken everything away from the Man of Steel. He's taken his family, his love, his city, and his mission. Now he wants to take Superman's life. But, like anyone who is backed into a corner, the Last Son of Krypton is about to show his adversary why he is the greatest superhero of them all.
The Cyborg-Superman is back and the Man of Steel intends to end his evil ways here and now. Plus, when the World's Mightiest Mortal spots his arch foe Black Adam, he pounces. But, what these two heroes don't realize is that they're really fighting each other. Can someone please find out what is going on before the Earth's two strongest champions kill each other? Meanwhile, Lois continues her search for Clark.
The Trial of Superman! Part 2 of 12. "Misperceptions!" Story continued from Superman: The Man of Steel #50. When the galactic judicial committee known as the Tribunal abducts the Man of Steel and charges him with being responsible for the destruction of Krypton, Superman has a tough decision to make. Use his great powers to escape this bogus rap, or stay and face the music, and somehow clear his good name. Story continues in Adventures of Superman (1939-2006) #529.
Story continued from Superman: The Man of Steel #51. The Superman Rescue Squad enter the fray. Plus, Superman attempts to save a shrunken and enslaved bottled city! 1st post-Crisis appearance of the Bottled City of Kandor. Story continues in Adventures of Superman (1939-2006) #530.
Story continued from Superman: The Man of Steel #52. Despite his best efforts, the Man of Steel is unable to clear his name. Will the Tribunal go ahead with Superman's execution, or will Earth's greatest hero earn a reprieve? Story concludes in Adventures of Superman (1939-2006) #531.
Emperor Joker' part 2, continued from EMPEROR JOKER #1. Superman, Superboy and Supergirl attempt to infiltrate the fortress of the mad Emperor Joker! Plus, one major hero from the Justice League still seems to be missing; where is Batman?! Continued in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #583.
Writer Brian Azzarello (100 BULLETS) and superstar artist Jim Lee (BATMAN: HUSH) unite to begin an epic! As people around the Earth disappear, a new threat tests Superman like never before! Plus, meet Father Leone, a figure who will play an important role in The Man of Steel's life.
Despite vowing not to take sides in a civil unrest, Superman finally must decide whether to maintains his neutrality„or take up arms. Will he choose the right side to defend? Can he trust those he's sworn to protect? Meanwhile, an unstoppable monster has its sights set on The Man of Steel!
Another round of vanishings takes place, but this time, Superman is one of the victims! Thrust into a strange world, Superman comes face-to-face with an old and deadly foe. And when the source of the vanishings is finally revealed, will Kal-El be able to return to Earth to put things right?
Throughout the harrowing "For Tomorrow," Superman has faced his share of obstacles, from Wonder Woman to Equus to a living Mount Rushmore! But in this oversized final issue of the yearlong storyline, nothing can prepare The Man of Steel for the deadly foe he must face„and destroy!
'Reign of the Supermen" continued from GREEN LANTERN (1990-2004) #46. Has Superman returned from the grave only to be killed once more? Mongul and the Cyborg-Superman make their final move, and with Kryptonite all around, can even the Last Son of Krypton prevail? Get ready for the explosive finale to the Reign of the Supermen!
Reign of the Supermen' continued from SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL (1987-2004) #25 The one true Man of Steel has returned! Now, Superman, along with the new Superboy and the man called Steel, must prepare themselves for the final battle with the treacherous Cyborg-Superman and his sinister accomplice, Mongul. Story continues in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (1939-2006) #504.
'Reign of the Supermen' continued from SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL (1987-2006) #24! The Cyborg-Superman and the Kryptonian make war for the right to be the one true Superman, and Coast City is caught in the middle. Plus, Lex Luthor is beside himself. With his greatest enemy lying in his final resting place, the nefarious villain must now contend with four dopplegangers who all claim the mantle of Superman. Continued in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (1986-2006) #503!
'Reign of the Supermen." Four men of power have arrived, seemingly out of nowhere, and all claim to be the Man of Steel incarnate. Daily Planet reporter Ronald Troupe writes an expose exploring the facts and mystery behind the return of Superman, or Supermen, as the case maybe.
'Funeral for a Friend' part 8, continued from SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #21. The Kents were the first to find the infant Kal-el when he arrived on Earth. They took him in and raised him as their own. This issue explores a father's grief. It's never easy when a parent outlives their child. It gets even worse when this grief causes Jonathan Kent to have a heart attack. Plus, Lex Luthor's epitaph to his fallen enemy.
'Funeral for a Friend' part 4, " continued from SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #20. It's a world without Superman. The Last Son of Krypton fell in battle against the nigh unstoppable behemoth known as Doomsday. Now, the DC Universe is left to pick up the pieces and attempt to move forward without its greatest champion. Continued in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (1986-2006) #499.
Superman and the JLA continue their battle against Doomsday. With innocent bystanders in harm's way and Blue Beetle already knocked out of the fight, will the world's greatest superhero team be able to stop Doomsday's rampage, or will he take them down one by one?!
'Death of Superman' Part Seven!
'Death of Superman' Part Seven!