Category Archives: Behind the Scenes

DEATH OF SUPERMAN HOUSE ADS

There were several house ads that DC put together to advertise various aspects of the Death of Superman.  This first one is the earliest seen in the comics. Simple and effective.  I mentioned when Jeffrey and I talked about this … Continue reading

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MID-OHIO CON DEATH OF SUPERMAN VIDEO

Someone sent me a link to to this video.  In fact, I think two people sent me a link to this video, one of them being Travis Fowler.  I forget the other person’s name and for that I am genuinely … Continue reading

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PREVIEWS OF THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN PART 3

Today I conclude the awkwardly named Previews of the Death of Superman series with the solicitations for the final two issues of the Doomsday arc and the first two chapters of Funeral for a Friend that ran in Previews.  These made for an … Continue reading

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PREVIEWS OF THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN PART 2

One of the first items I posted in the Fortress’ Death and Return of Superman coverage was an interview with Mike Carlin from Advance Comics.  If you haven’t read that yet you can head on over here to check it … Continue reading

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PREVIEWS OF THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN PART 1

When I decided to “synergize” this blog with From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast my original plan was to show off some of the cool stuff I had around the house in addition to the cool stuff that people … Continue reading

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ADVANCE COMICS INTERVIEW WITH MIKE CARLIN

Back on Friday I wrote about how the media picked up on the fact that Superman was going to die via an interview with Mike Carlin in Advance Comics.  Advance Comics was to Capital City Distribution what Previews is to … Continue reading

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THE STRANGE STORY OF HOW THE MEDIA FOUND OUT ABOUT THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN

With all of the coverage that the Death of Superman received in both print media and on television it was easy at the to assume that everything was carefully orchestrated and that DC knew exactly what it was doing from … Continue reading

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