Action Comics #862

Writer: Geoff Johns Artist: Gary Frank Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: February 27, 2008 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 8
6.9Critic Rating
7.9User Rating

The penultimate chapter of ""Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes!"" Crushed by the Justice League of 3008 A.D., Superman and the Legion uncover the horrific secret behind the conspiracy against The Man of Steel.

  • 7.3
    IGN - Bryan Joel Feb 27, 2008

    Definitely not a worthless issue, but probably the least necessary of "Superman & The Legion of Super-Heroes." I can't shake the feeling that it could have been eliminated, with the useful parts being split between last issue and next. Read Full Review

  • 6.5
    Comic Book Revolution - Rokk Krinn Feb 29, 2008

    Action Comics #862 was an average read. I really can't recommend this issue to anyone outside of hardcore Legion fans. I'm a die-hard Legion fan and even I find this story arc a bit boring and plodding. I would imagine that non-Legion fans would be completely bored by this story arc. First, Johns doesn't make this story arc easily accessible to readers without an encyclopedic knowledge of the Legion's ridiculously complex history. Second, the story itself just isn't that gripping of a read to entice non-Legion fans to slog their way through a continuity that they are unfamiliar with. Read Full Review

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