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THAT COVERS IT – AMAZING HEROES #136

As the cover copy suggest this issue of Amazing Heroes celebrated Superman’s 50th birthday.  It is jam packed with pin-ups, interviews with creators and actors, personal anecdotes by comic creators of every stripe and a lot of fun and informative … Continue reading

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ZERO MONTH SAMPLERS

Zero Month got not one but two sampler comics that were sent to comic shops.  Both of them are pretty neat too.  One was mostly black and white while the other was pretty much full color.  The biggest difference between the two … Continue reading

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FCTC EPISODE 187: ZERO MONTH PART 1

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Episode 187: Zero Month Part 1 Welcome to the one hundred and eighty-seventh episode of From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast!  This podcast has a simple premise; examine just about every Superman comic published between Man of Steel #1 … Continue reading

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HOUSE ADS – THE NEW ADVENTURES OF SUPERBOY

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HOUSE ADS – REIGN OF TOMORROW

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WHO’S WHO CLASSIC – ELASTIC LAD (PRE-CRISIS)

Welcome to another installment of Who’s Who Classic, a regular feature here at the Fortress where every Monday I will present an entry from the original series of Who’s Who comics that DC published between 1984 and 1988.  Superman was well … Continue reading

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BIZARRO WORLD – CLASSIC WHO’S WHO

(originally published in Who’s Who: The Definitive Directory of the DC Universe #2, April 1985) Remember that you can click on the images to make them larger. If you would like to hear a really awesome podcast talking about this entry … Continue reading

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ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #500 DELETED SCENES PART 3

Welcome back to the Fortress’ presentation of the “deleted scenes” from Adventures of Superman #500.  The collector’s/bagged edition of that comic had eight pages that were exclusive to that version and with few exceptions had never been reprinted, even in … Continue reading

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SUPERMAN IN WHO’S WHO: 90’S EDITION PART 17

Superman in Who’s Who: 90′s Edition continues today with the eighth in a fairly lengthy series of posts about the men and women that opposed the Man of Steel in the late eighties and early nineties.  This time out I … Continue reading

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FROM CRISIS TO CRISIS EPISODE 19: FEBRUARY 1988

Episode 19: February 1988 Welcome to the nineteenth episode of From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast! This podcast has a simple premise; examine just about every Superman comic published between Man of Steel #1 in 1986 to Adventures of … Continue reading

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