Supermans Fate in DC Renumbering, We Got All the #1s
The news that I think a lot of people have been waiting for! DC has announced what is happening to Superman in the renumbering, are you happy, sad, angry? Let us know what you think!
This September, New York Times bestselling writer Grant Morrison (ALL-STAR SUPERMAN) joins with sensational artist Rags Morales to bring you tales of The Man of Tomorrow unlike any you’ve ever read before in ACTION COMICS #1. This momentous first issue will set in motion the history of the DC Universe as Superman defends a world that doesn’t trust their first Super Hero.
The first Action Comics #1 is now the most sought-after comic book of all time. This September, one of comics’ most imaginative storytellers will make history again in Grant Morrison and Rags Morales’ ACTION COMICS #1. This September, one of comics’ most imaginative storytellers will make history again in Grant Morrison and Rags Morales’ ACTION COMICS #1.
What is Superman’s startling new status quo? How does it affect his friends, loved ones and his job at The Daily Planet? Find out in SUPERMAN #1, written by legendary comics creator George Perez (CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS, NEW TEEN TITANS and WONDER WOMAN) and illustrated by Jesus Merino.
My Thoughts: Actually, I was kind of hoping for a big new direction for the Superman in the renumbering. They could have ditched the whole daily planet thing and started completely fresh, I’ll be honest, I’m a little disappointed with this one.
Supergirl’s got the unpredictable behavior of a teenager, the same powers as Superman and none of his affection for the people of Earth. Writers Michael Green and Mike Johnson (Smallville, SUPERMAN/BATMAN) will team up with artist Mahmud Asrar to give a new take on the teenager from Krypton in SUPERGIRL #1
My Thoughts: Is Wonder Woman still her mom? At least I vaguely remember that Superman and Wonder Woman are the parents of Supergirl, can someone confirm/deny this for a non comic nerd like me?
They thought he was just a failed experiment, grown from a combination of Kryptonian and human DNA. But when the scope of his stunning powers was revealed, he became a deadly weapon. SUPERBOY #1 will be written by Scott Lobdell with art by R.B. Silva and Rob Lean.
My Thoughts: Of all of them, I think this is the one that has piqued my interest the most, I’ll make sure I talk to Greg over at Blackcat Comics about this one!