Superman Gets in the Boxing Ring for Tom King and Andy Kubert's Walmart-Exclusive Story, 'Up in the Sky'

Tom King has previewed two pages of pencils for his upcoming 12-part Superman story Up in the Sky by Andy Kubert. The story will appear in the 3rd issue of the Walmart-exclusive Superman 100-page Giant anthology, serialised over the upcoming year.

And it appears to show Superman getting to grips with the Queensbury rules. A nod to a certain classic Superman vs. Muhammad Ali comic book?

Superman Gets in the Boxing Ring for Tom King and Andy Kubert's Walmart-Exclusive Story, 'Up in the Sky'

On a totally alien world to boot.

Superman Gets in the Boxing Ring for Tom King and Andy Kubert's Walmart-Exclusive Story, 'Up in the Sky'

A hit, a very palpable hit. And while those without a Walmart smart a little, Tom King does pacify people with a time-based weasel word…

Emphasis on the "first", which implies there will be options for second along shortly? Here's hoping…

Superman Gets in the Boxing Ring for Tom King and Andy Kubert's Walmart-Exclusive Story, 'Up in the Sky'

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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