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Superman Gets What He Deserves in Action Comics #1021 [Preview]

Action Comics #1021 is in stores from DC Comics next week, the conclusion of this latest story arc which sees Superman at the Mercy of Lex Luthor and Leviathan.The Legion of Doom have defeated the Justice League and Young Justice, and they've got Superman on the ropes as well.And Lex Luthor and his allies have[...]

Connor Kent Meets Superman – and Superboy Prime (Spoilers)

Today's Action Comics #1020 drops a shoe from Brian Bendis' run on Young Justice, with Conner Kent - the Superboy/Lex Luthor clone who really shouldn't exist in this continuity, meeting Superman But rather that having some emotional moment, or a tonne of exposition, it's hurried and rushed, because Superman - and the Justice League -[...]

Action Comics #1019 [Preview]

Leviathan Chillin' with the Legion of Doom in Action Comics #1019 [Preview]

Action Comics #1019 is in stores from DC Comics this week, by "The Great One" Brian Bendis and John Romita Jr., and we've got a preview below.    Here we find Lex Luthor and the Legion of Doom preparing for friendly meeting with the villain du jour, Leviathan.Though some members of the Legion have other ideas.But Leviathan[...]

Action Comics #1018 [Preview]

The Legion of Doom is Winning in Action Comics #1018 [Preview]

DC returns to shipping comics next week, with Action Comics #1018 set to hit stores on New Years Day By "The Great One" Brian Bendis, John Romita Jr., and Klaus Janson, Action Comics #1018 continues what the solicit calls "one of the biggest Superman stories of all time," and things aren't looking good for the[...]

Action Comics #1014

What's Trending Besides Leviathan in This EXCLUSIVE Action Comics #1014 Preview

Action Comics #1014 is in stores from DC Comics next week, by the creative team of writer "The Great One" Brian Bendis and artist Szymon Kudranski Later today, or maybe this weekend, or maybe early next week, DC Comics will hand an EX-X-XCLUSIVE preview of this comic to one of their compliant media partners, part[...]

Naomi Makes Metropolis Debut in Action Comics #1015

Naomi Makes Metropolis Debut in Action Comics #1015

He also introduced a new character, Naomi, who is now poised to make a big impact on the DC Universe.And that will start in September, when Naomi makes her Metropolis debut in Action Comics #1015, garnering the attention of Superman and Batman The DC Universe is Bendis's world now, and everyone else is just living[...]

Was That Really a 12Chan Reference in Today's Action Comics #1012

Was That Really a Dodgy Chan Reference in Today's Action Comics #1011?

So this panel from today's Action Comics #1011 did stick out a little.Was this Bendis trying to create a fictional alternative to 4chan and coming up, accidentally, with something real and far more objectionable? Did no one google to make sure first? Will this get amended for the trade - or the digital version swapped[...]

Manhunter Debuts, Beats Up Cops in Action Comics #1011 (Preview)

Manhunter Debuts, Beats Up Cops for Event Leviathan in Action Comics #1011 (Preview)

Kate Spencer dons her Manhunter costume for the first time since DC Rebirth started in this preview of Action Comics #1011 We just wish it were under better circumstances It seems the police believe Spencer is responsible for the recent attacks on the DC Universe's clandestine organizations, and Maggie Sawyer leads a strike team to[...]

Year of the Villain

DC's Year of the Villain Details Revealed, And Yes, There's Variants

This kicks off an epic event taking over 2019, setting the stage for an all-out clash between the forces of Justice and Doom:July – Year of the Villain: The Offer August – Year of the Villain: Dark Gifts September – Year of the Villain: Evil Unleashed October – Year of the Villain: Doom Rising It's unclear whether those four[...]

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

And in Heroes in Crisis, Lois has been writing stories on the secret confessions of heroes at Sanctuary.But in April's Action Comics #1010, Clark and Lois finally get fully on the same page again, teaming up not as a crimefighting duo, but as investigative journalists looking into the mysterious Leviathan, which has been taking down[...]

Lois Lane Accused of Canoodling Lex Luthor in Action Comics #1004 Preview

Action Comics #1004 is in stores on Wednesday. Action Comics #1004 (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Ryan Sook (CA) Steve Rude Superman confronts Lois Lane and wants answers: Where is Jon Kent? What happened during Lois' trip into space with Jor-El? Why didn't she contact the Man of Steel when she returned? And most importantly, does she still[...]

Ban These Books: 5 Comics We Should Ban for #BannedBooksWeek [SPOILERS]

Can we afford to allow Brisson and Larraz to kill him off, leaving us with exactly zero Cyclopses just when Uncanny X-Men is getting relaunched? We should put a stop to Extermination later this month during Banned Books week by banning it as soon as possible.Superman and Action Comics With the arrival of superstar writer "The[...]

Action Comics #1002 cover by Patrick Gleason and Alejandro Sanchez

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

Meanwhile, Cat Grant returns to Metropolis and the Daily Planet for a visit.[caption id="attachment_907342" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Action Comics #1002 cover by Patrick Gleason and Alejandro Sanchez[/caption]Action Comics #1002 is definitely the most Brian Michael Bendis DC comic to have been printed so far The recap and credits page is plastered with in-jokes, meta references, and[...]

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So What Is Lois Lane's Game This Time? [Action Comics #1001 Spoilers]

And before long, everyone forgot about the BatBot and Superman's secret identity.But what's Lois Lane up to now? She was meant to have gone off with Jor-El and Jonathan Kent on a fact-finding mission around the galaxy, writing about it for her next book.But at the end of Action Comics #1001, she was seen on[...]

Superman: Action Comics #1001 cover by Patrick Gleason and Brad Anderson

Action Comics #1001 Review: The Fun Superman Book

Meanwhile, a cabal of criminals are performing their own investigation into the fires.[caption id="attachment_893178" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Superman: Action Comics #1001 cover by Patrick Gleason and Brad Anderson[/caption]Action Comics #1001 takes flight with a more compelling story and dedicated momentum than Superman #1 under Brian Michael Bendis Despite having an arguably conventional threat in the rash[...]

Bendis and Snyder Sitting in a Tree T-E-X-T-I-N-G

For Bendis, it's Superman and Action Comics, coming off his six-issue Man of Steel mini-series For Snyder, it's Justice League.Could we be set to see some artistic collaboration?!The answer, according to a sensational new interview with "The Great One" at, is: YES!Asked whether he and Snyder talk to "sync up" their DC titles, Bendis revealed[...]

Is This DC's TV Commercial for Superman and Man of Steel by Brian Michael Bendis?

Earlier this week, Superstar writer "The Great One" Brian Michael Bendis revealed that DC was producing a television commercial to advertise his upcoming run on Superman and Action Comics A few days later, DC posted a press release on their website advertising the first issue of both books Attached was the following video Is this[...]