Rebirth Universe and Superman #36 Spoilers follow.
What Is Lex Luthor’s New Status Quo? Who Rules Apokolips In Darkseid’s Absence?
The book opens on Apokolips during a civil war caused by the vacuum left by an MIA Darkseid. Superman, his wife and son were duped by Lex Luthor to come to Apokolips to save him as the populace wanted him to rule them. In turn, Luthor says Superman is the messiah and Superman accepts to rule Apokolips.
He ignites, literally, a new era of hope with people like Granny Goodness jailed and…
…leaves Apokolips in the charge of Ardora.
He returns to Earth and tells Lex Luthor that a leopard doesn’t change his spots resulting in…
…Lex dropping the S shield after several years.
What’s next for Lex?
Tags: Apokolips, Darkseid, DC Comics, DC Universe, Lex Luthor, Lois Lane, New Gods, Rebirth, Superboy, Superman