Category Archives: Death and Return of Superman

HOUSE AD – RETURN OF SUPERMAN TPB

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RETURN OF SUPERMAN…DIRECT CURRENTS STYLE

Once again I am pretty sure someone sent or somehow gave this to me. Once again I do not remember who that person was. Sigh. Anyway, here are scans from the issue of Direct Currents (you remember, that awesome magazine/checklist/advertisement … Continue reading

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DEATH OF SUPERMAN…DIRECT CURRENTS STYLE

Back in the early nineties DC had this awesome little giveaway that you could find at the comic shop called Direct Currents.  On the surface it was one big advertisement for their comics but it also served as a checklist … Continue reading

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THE DEATH AND RETURN COVER GALLERY

While my constant Death and Return coverage might be over I can still revisit the event every once in a while, especially when I am suddenly able to do something I wasn’t able to do before.  So here are all … Continue reading

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THE DEATH AND RETURN OF SUPERMAN OMNIBUS 2007 EDITION

It is very rare that I get an actual written request to cover a particular bit of business here at the Fortress, but today’s post is the result of exactly that.  I would love to sit here and thank the … Continue reading

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DEATH AND RETURN: THE COLLECTED EDITIONS

If Mike’s Amazing World of DC Comics is correct (and I see no reason it shouldn’t be) DC released a trade-paperback for the Death of Superman about two weeks after Superman #75 hit the stands.  I am going to go … Continue reading

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WHAT THE HECK IS A SKYCAP?

The nineties were a weird time for comics. I have written and spoken about this sort of thing before.  The nineties came in like a lion and went out like a lamb, at least as far as comic books went.  … Continue reading

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THE DEATH AND LIFE OF SUPERMAN

The same week Superman #82 hit the stands in comic shops Roger Stern’s novelization hit the shelves in bookstores. While novelizations of movies and even televisions series were nothing new in 1993 and super-heroes stories had been told in prose … Continue reading

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RETURN OF SUPERMAN NEWSPAPER ARTICLE

So this is probably going to be the last week of constant Death and Return of Superman coverage here at the Fortress.  It’s been a wild ride and I have done pretty much everything I set out to do with … Continue reading

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BLOODLINES WEEK DAY 5 – REIGN OF THE SUPERMEN

Welcome to the final day of Bloodlines Week here at the Fortress.  Over the last four days I have posted cards from the Skybox International Bloodlines trading card set featuring the characters that made their first appearances in the four … Continue reading

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