Supergirl #41

Writer: Sterling Gates Artist: Fernando Dagnino Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: May 20, 2009 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
6.1Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

The dramatic conclusion to "Who Is Superwoman?" Superwoman's identity stands revealed, leading to a knock-down-drag-out fight the likes of which Metropolis will be talking about for years to come! Supergirl will wish she'd never found out who was under the hood as Superwoman and Reactron join forces against the Girl of Steel. How can Supergirl possibly survive?

  • 7.2
    IGN - Dan Phillips May 20, 2009

    As it turned out, "Who is Superman?" wasn't a great story arc by any means. Most importantly, though, it wasn't a bad one. The sky's the limit for Kara now that her title has risen from perpetual awfulness. Let's hope Gates and company can step it up for the next arc. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Mania - Chad Derdowski May 26, 2009

    I’ve said it before so why not say it again? Supergirl is one of the most consistent books on the shelves. You always know you’re going to get a solid story, good characterization and nice art (despite the myriad of different artists assigned to the book). Normally, you won’t hear me complain about a book that is so dependable, but this issue made me take the “glass half empty” approach. The book is consistently good, but it’s also guilty of being consistently not-great. I don’t know exactly what was lacking, but there needed to be an extra little bit of “oomph” to this issue and I just wasn’t feeling it. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Comic Book Resources - Greg McElhatton May 24, 2009

    The end of the issue says that "Supergirl" #42 is an epilogue to "Who is Superwoman?" and I'm hoping it gives us a bit of a softer finish to the story. This just came across a little too rough and jarring for what we've seen to date. Maybe Supergirl can finally catch a break for once? Read Full Review

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