Superman is dead. But now, four mysterious beings appear--allwith the powers and abilities of the Man of Steel! One claims he is aclone from the DNA of Superman. Still another, a cold redeemer ofjustice, states that he alone has the right to wear the "S" shield. Another--half-man and half-machine--says he is Superman with a cyborg body.
Thethird of four volumes chronicling the epic saga of the death and returnof superman, superman annual #5, adventures of superman#500-502, superman #78-79, collecting action comics #687-688, SUPERMAN: THE MAN OFSTEEL #22-23 and SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL ANNUAL #2! . And, finally, an armored figure who says he fights with the heart and soulof Superman.
Who is the true superman?dan jurgens superman: lois & clark, jerry ordway adventures of superman, karl kesel superboy, louise simonson superman: the man of steel and roger stern actioN COMICS introduce four new Supermen to the DC Universe.
Superman: The Return of Superman Superman: The Death of Superman
Thougheach of them have their own claim to the title, two are beginning toshow their true colors when they begin to battle the others forsupremacy. Unknown to all, the true Superman--recently restored by aKryptonian regeneration matrix--begins to plot his homecoming. But willhe be too late to save coast city from the clutches of a traitor and the return of the alien warlord, dan jurgens and otherscover by dan jurgens and brett breedingthe fourth of four volumes chronicling the epic saga of the death andreturn of superman, adventures of superman #503-505, green lantern #46, louise simonson and roger sternart by jon bogdanove, jeph loeb, dan jurgens, acTION COMICSANNUAL #5, KARL KESEL, collecting ACTION COMICS #689-692, Mongul?Written by GERARD JONES, ADVENTURES OF SUPERMANANNUAL #5, TOM GRUMMETT, SUPERMAN #80-83 and SUPERMAN: THE MAN OFSTEEL #24-26! .
Superman lives!as an unknown alien warship, unnoticed andunchallenged, approaches the Earth, the world still doesn't know who--if any--of the four replacement Supermen is the real Man of Steel.
Superman: Funeral for a Friend Superman: The Death of Superman
Through all this, a greater mystery begins to unfold, jerry ordway adventures of superman, where is superman's body?dan jurgens superman: lois & clark, karl kesel legacy of superman, louise simonson superman: THE MAN OF STEEL and ROGER STERN ACTION COMICS continue this seminal moment in the history of the DCUniverse and the world itself.
But can they really fill the void leftby superman's death?As the planet mourns the man who symbolizedthe best humanity had to offer, Ma and Pa Kent truly grieve the death of their only son, while Lois Lane shoulders on the only way she knowshow. By being a reporter. In this time of need, heroes like Supergirl, the Guardian and Gangbuster rise to the challenge and try to continuethe Last Son of Kryton's legacy.
A world without a supermansuperman was earth's greatest herountil he sacrificed his life to stop the monster known only as Doomsday. Collects action comics #685-686, supergirl/lex luthor special #1, adventures of superman #498-500, legacy of superman #1, justice league america #70, superman #76-77 and superman: the man of steel #20-21! .
Now the world and those who loved him must learn how to continue onwithout the Man of Steel. The second of four volumes chroniclingthe epic saga of the Death and Return of Superman.
Superman: Doomsday Superman: The Death of Superman
Collects doomsday annual #1, superman: the doomsday wars #1-3, and superman/doomsday: hunter/prEY #1-3! And just when he thinks the terror is finally over, the murderous juggernaut returns to earth even more powerful than ever! daN JURGENS SUPERMAN: LOIS & CLARK, JERRY ORDWAY ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN and others pen the sequel to the Earth shattering epic of the Death and Return of Superman by exploring the ramifications of Doomsday's return.
He is doomsday. He is unstoppable. He is relentless. With the help of the mysterious, time-traveling Waverider, Superman at last discovers the shocking truth of his greatest enemy's origin. Superman travels to the nightmare world of Apokolips for a confrontation with Doomsday, the creature who cost the Man of Steel his life.
Superman: The Death of Superman: 2016 Edition
When the beast nears Metropolis, Superman answers the call to stop him. And then the unthinkable happens. The epic event that shocked a nation and changed superman forever!doomsday. The justice league makes a valiant, but ultimately desperate, attempt to stop the unknown juggernaut. A creature with single-minded purpose of death and destruction.
Collects action comics #683-684, superman #73-75, superman: the man of steel #17-19, and for the first time ever in a collected edition, adventures of superman #496-498, NEWSTIME: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF SUPERMAN. He has landed on earth, laying waste to anything--and anyone--who dares stand in his way. The man of Steel.
. Is dead. Join dan jurgens superman: lois & clark, louise simonson superman: the man of steel, jerry ordway adventures of superman, and roger stern action comics as they bring you the seminal moment in the history of the DC Universe and the world itself.
Batman: Prelude to Knightfall Batman: Knightfall
The time he spent as the toughest inmate in their worst prison led him to develop berserk strength, savage intellect, and unparalleled megalomania. Bane has spent a lifetime on the South American island of Santa Prisca. Bane, the man destined to one day destroying the batman has his sights set on taking over Gotham City! The event that changed Batman's world forever kicks off with this new volume, including never before collected material in BATMAN: PRELUDE TO KNIGHTFALL.
In gotham city, with the returning villain black mask and his gang a crazed killer called Metalhead, in rapid succession, Batman begins to feel he has lost his edge as he is forced to deal, and a sharpshooter assassin hired by an imprisoned mobster to murder Commissioner Gordon. Part of a massive 25th anniversary re-cut of the entire batman: knightfall saga, collects batman: vengeance of baNE #1, this graphic novel, BATMAN #484-491, DETECTIVE COMICS #654-658.
Batman: Knightfall Vol. 3: Knightsend
But jean paul valley, the man who now patrols the night as a vicious and violent Batman, is not willing to give up his new identity. 1 #509-510, 512-514, batman: shadow of the bat #29-30, 32-34, Detective Comics vol.2 #12, 13, and Robin vol. Driven to the brink of madness by inner demons, the new Batman seeks to destroy Bruce as they meet in mortal combat.
Contains material from Showcase ’94 #104 #9, 11-13. Collects Batman vol. 1 #676-677, 679-681, batman: legends of the Dark Knight #62-63, Catwoman vol. In the final chapter of this series, Bruce Wayne completes his improbable recovery from his broken back and is ready to resume his role as Gotham's protector.
Zero Hour: Crisis in Time Zero Hour 1994
With parallax on the verge of success, flash, aquaman, Wonder Woman, Robin, Superman, Batman, and the rest of the world's heroes must find a way to stop their former comrade or cease to be as all existence ends. This volume collects stories from showcase '94 #8-9 and ZERO HOUR: CRISIS IN TIME #4-0 . Written and pencilled by dan jurgens convergence, zero hour chronicles the discovery by dc's greatest heroes of a tidal wave of temporal disruption, THE NEW 52: FUTURES END and inked by Jerry Ordway THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN, as they band togheter to combat chronal chaos.
When all of his family and friends were killed by the attack of a super-villain, the once heroic Green Lantern went insane and became the immensely powerful Parallax. Now as realities and time lines converge, dinosaurs walk the Earth again, deceased heroes are resurrected, and half the population has suddenly vanished.
Hoping to save his loved ones, the mad Hal Jordan decided to recreate the universe by unraveling time.
Batman: Knightfall Vol. 2: 25th Anniversary Edition
2 is part of a nine-volume 25th-anniversary series that revisits Batman’s seminal clash with Bane. A new batman arrives in gotham, and his first order of business is to do what Bruce Wayne couldn’t do himself—defeat Bane. Batman: Knightfall Vol. This volume collects batman #498-500, detective comics #664-666, showcase ’93 #7-8 and Batman: Shadow of the Bat #16-18, along with additional material from the creators.
Without any options left, the Dark Knight must pass his iconic cape and cowl to a worthy ally. The diabolical brute known as Bane has finally defeated Batman and is one step closer to taking control of Gotham City.
Batman: Knightfall Vol. 2: Knightquest
Mentally defeated and physically broken, Bruce Wayne suffered a crippling blow while battling the brutal Bane. Witnessing this dangerous behavior firsthand, Nightwing and Robin try to come to grips with Bruce's highly controversial decision, while the new Batman sets his sights on taking revenge against Bane!
Now, and jean paul valley answers the call! but as the new Caped Crusader slowly loses his grip on sanity, the mantle of the Bat must be passed on to another, his idea of justice takes a violent and deadly turn.
Batman: Knightfall Vol. 1
The #1 new york times best seller! the villainous bane breaks the bat in one of the most popular and well-known Batman tales! The inmates of Arkham Asylum have broken free, Killer Croc, and Batman must push himself to the limits to re-apprehend the Joker, Poison Ivy, the Riddler, and more. Pushed to the limits, he comes face-to-face against the monstrosity known as Bane, who delivers a crippling blow destined to change the Caped Crusader forever!