Category Archives: Reign of the Supermen

REIGN OF THE SUPERMEN – THE ROLE PLAYING EDITION

Every time I think I have this whole Death and Life of Superman thing covered something comes along to remind me that I really don’t. Last weekend I was listening to the first episode of DC RPG: The Hero Points … Continue reading

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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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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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