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Man Of Steel (vol. I) 5 & All-Star Superman 7!

Man Of Steel (vol. I) 5 & All-Star Superman 7!

Download Episode 67 Part II!

This second part of the episode explores the post-crisis Bizarro Superman. The stories reviewed are the following:

MAN OF STEEL 5: THE MIRROR CRACK’D, reprinted in the MAN OF STEEL tpb.

BIZARRO WORLD storyline in SUPERMAN 87, ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN 510, ACTION COMICS 697, SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL 32 and SUPERMAN 88, reprinted in the BIZARRO’S WORLD tpb, now out of print.

EMPEROR JOKER storyline in SUPERMAN 160-161, ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN 582-583, SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL 104-105, ACTION COMICS 769-770 and SUPERMAN: EMPEROR JOKER 1, reprinted in the SUPERMAN: EMPEROR JOKER tpb.

ACTION COMICS 855-857, collected in the Escape From BIZARRO WORLD tpb/hc.

SUPERMAN 682 and 684 currently not collected because the New Krypton storyline was ongoing at the time this episode was posted.

ALL-STAR SUPERMAN 4, reprinted in ALL-STAR SUPERMAN VOL. I tpb/hc, and ALL-STAR SUPERMAN 7 and 8 reprinted in ALL-STAR SUPERMAN VOL. II hc.

If you have not read some or any of these stories, read them first and enjoy them for yourself, then return to this episode.

Expanded show notes can be found at http://supermanfanpodcast.blogspot.com . Send e-mail to supermanfanpodcast@gmail.com .

MY PULL LIST is my spoiler free comic book review blog of the titles I read every week. It can be found at http://mypulllist.blogspot.com . Send e-mail about this blog to mypulllist@gmail.com.

Superman and all related characters are trademark and copyright DC Comics.
Show art is from the cover of ACTION COMICS 857. Use of the cover art is not intended as a violation of the copyright of DC Comics, but is done in the interest of documenting and reviewing a piece of comic book pop culture.

Thanks for listening to this episode of the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST and, as always, thanks to Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.

Superboy 68 & Action Comics 254!

Superboy 68 & Action Comics 254, the first appearances of Bizarro !

 

Download Episode 67 Part I!

Bizarro is the perfect character for the April Fool’s Day episode. Part I explores the silver age Bizarro in the following stories, with their reprint information provided. If you haven’t read some or any of these stories, search for the reprint editions and enjoy the stories for yourselves first. Then come back and listen to this episode.

SUPERBOY #68: THE BOY OF STEEL VS. THE THING OF STEEL, reprinted in THE GREATEST SUPERMAN STORIES EVER TOLD tpb/hc

ACTION COMICS 254: THE BATTLE WITH BIZARRO and ACTION COMICS 255: THE BRIDE OF BIZARRO, reprinted in SUPERMAN IN THE FIFTIES tpb and SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERMAN VOL. I tpb.

ACTION COMICS 263 : THE WORLD OF BIZARROS and ACTION COMICS 264: THE SUPERMAN BIZARRO, reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERMAN VOL.’s I & II tpb.

SUPERMAN 140: THE SON OF BIZARRO, reprinted in SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERMAN VOL. II tpb, SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERGIRL. I tpb, and SUPERMAN: ESCAPE FROM BIZARRO WORLD hc.

SUPERMAN 483: WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE MAN OF TOMORROW? Part I, reprinted on WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE MAN OF TOMORROW? tpb (out of print) and HC (scheduled to be published July 8, 2009) and DC UNIVERSE: THE STORIES OF ALAN MOORE tpb.

Expanded show notes can be found at http://supermanfanpodcast.blogspot.com . Send e-mail to supermanfanpodcast@gmail.com .

MY PULL LIST is my spoiler free comic book review blog of the titles I read every week. It can be found at http://mypulllist.blogspot.com . Send e-mail about this blog to mypulllist@gmail.com.

Superman and all related characters are trademark and copyright DC Comics.
Show art is from the cover of SUPERMAN 202. Use of the cover is not intended as a violation of the copyright of DC Comics, but is done in the interest of documenting and reviewing a piece of comic book pop culture.

Thanks for listening to this episode of the SUPERMAN FAN PODCAST and, as always, thanks to Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.

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