Monthly Archives: January 2017

SECRET FILES FRIDAY – THE DAILY PLANET

Welcome to another installment of Secret Files Friday!  Each week I present another entry from the various Secret Files and Origins specials that started popping up in late 1997.  While they weren’t as detailed as Who’s Who I have a real soft spot for the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

FORTRESS ARCHIVES – SUPERMAN VS ALIENS PROMO

I am not entirely sure where this black and white promo piece came from.  It could have been one of those bits of business stuffed into the Previews catalog since publishers tended to stick all manner of trading cards and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

FORTRESS ARCHIVES – MANY LIVES MANY WORLDS POSTERS

I’ve posted in the past about the Superman: Many Lives Many Worlds exhibit that ran from June 1987 to June 1988 at the National Museum of American History, part of the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.C. A few weeks back I posted … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

THAT COVERS IT – COMICS READER #165

Jerry Ordway Superman artwork from 1979?  Count me in!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

THE NEW NEW COSTUME – FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Last week ComicBook.com broke the story that Superman is getting another costume change.  If you haven’t read that piece do so now because there’s a neat video that goes along with it.  Plus Russ Burlingame is a friend and does … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

NEW SUPERMAN BOOKS FOR THE WEEK OF 01/11/2017

Below is a list of Superman related comics that I bought this week. Action Comics #971 Supergirl #5 New Super-Man #7 Red Hood and the Outlaws #6 Titans #7 Justice League vs Suicide Squad #3 (from last week) I am behind on my reading so Action … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

SECRET FILES FRIDAY – PERRY WHITE

Welcome to another installment of Secret Files Friday!  I have gone and run out of Superman related Who’s Who entries to post so I have moved on the the Secret Files and Origins entries that popped up starting in late 1997.  While … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

DC HEROES (MAYFAIR GAMES) – KRYPTO

DC Heroes  was a role-playing game published by Mayfair Exponential Game Systems.  Three editions of the game were released between 1985 and 1993.  Superman was the subject of two sourcebooks in addition to appearing in other sourcebooks and gaming modules.  … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

LETTER HACK DAYS – SUPERMAN #152 (1999)

Before I started this blog…before I started podcasting…before I started writing for the Superman Homepage…before all of that there was a brief time where I was a letter hack. You know…back when DC published letters in the back of their … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

HOUSE AD – WORLD OF NEW KRYPTON

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment