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

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

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] 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 […]

Action Comics #1001 Review: The Fun Superman Book

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[...]

Action Comics Special #1 Review: Another Great Superman Comic

Action Comics Special #1 Review: Another Great Superman Comic

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] A Lex Luthor from the future returns through time to enact his final revenge against Superman, and it just may be Lex Luthor of the present that saves the Man of Steel. Then, at a White House Correspondents' Dinner, reporter Clark Kent riffs on Lex Luthor in a vicious comedy routine. Finally, Lois […]

Bleeding Cools Big Hopping Action Comics #1000 (Admittedly Late) Podcast

Bleeding Cool's Big Hopping Action Comics #1000 (Admittedly Late) Podcast

Apologies for the lateness of this (even if that just means that many won't read it), but we here at Bleeding Cool did a podcast celebrating Superman's 80th birthday as well as Action Comics #1000 this past week. It took us some time, but it's now ready for your listening pleasure. This time around, my co-host, Jeremy […]

Action Comics #1000 Review: Happy Birthday Superman

Action Comics #1000 Review: Happy Birthday, Superman

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] In this celebration of 1000 issues of Action Comics and the 80th birthday of Superman himself, we are given 10 tales of the Man of Steel in Action Comics #1000. The first is a celebration of Superman courtesy of Metropolis. The second is a montage of the eras of Superman through the technological wizardry of […]


Action Comics #999 Review: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Cyborg Superman

Action Comics #999 Review: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Cyborg Superman?

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] General Sam Lane visits his daughter, Lois, and grandson, Jonathan, for the first time. While this tense reunion is happening, Superman is breaking apart an asteroid that could have threatened the Earth. Within the asteroid, he finds a crystalline material that will help him with a different problem: Cyborg Superman in the Phantom […]


Action Comics #998 Review: A Satisfying Finale to an Overlong Story

Action Comics #998 Review: A Satisfying Finale to an Overlong Story

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Superman and Booster Gold are in the process of being executed by the Zod Family's heat vision. Their only hope was Skeets, and he appeared to be destroyed. However, the little robot had a few more tricks up its sleeve, and he may just be able to save our heroes. Even if he […]