DC Comics Universe and Superman: Heroes #1 Spoilers and Review follows.
Who Surprises Superman By Knowing He Was Clark Kent Already?
Batman Struggles With Wonder Woman?
How Does This Lead Into Superman: Villains #1?
We open with Superman…
…flying to the Hall of Justice…
…after exposing his secret identity to the world!
There are interesting reactions from the room.
Two people knew Superman was Clark Kent unknown to Superman; the first was from-the-future Booster Gold and…
…close confidante Jimmy Olsen.
Batman struggles with the new and confides in Wonder Woman who…
…thinks he’s jealous that Superman can reveal his secret identity and try to have a “normal” life with a family; he concurs.
The book ends with the revelation that Lex Luthor has slipped news to Lois Lane that Daily Planet owner Marisol Leone is also the head of the Invisible Mafia.
The news, when reported, is believed to lead to the destruction of the Daily Planet.
So, next up is Superman: Villains #1.
- Superman: Villains #1
(W) Brian Michael Bendis, Matt Fraction, Greg Rucka, Jody Houser (A) Steve Lieber, Mike Perkins, Eduardo Pansica (A/CA) Bryan Hitch
The Man of Steel’s greatest villains react to the biggest news to ever rock the DC Universe. Lex Luthor, Mongul, Toyman, The Joker, and more of the world’s greatest villains must come to grips with how the world changes now that the truth has been revealed by Superman. Some of comics’ most unique and creative voices unite to tell a story that changes all the rules.
In Shops: Mar 04, 2020
An unexpectedly compelling issue by a number of creators. Entertaining. Leads into the next one-shot. 7 out of 10.