Superman #705

Writer: J. Michael Straczynski Artist: Wellington Diaz Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: November 17, 2010 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 2
5.1Critic Rating
5.5User Rating

J. Michael Straczynski's "Grounded" storyline, which has made headlines in USA TODAY, THE NEW YORK TIMES and ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY, continues right here as Superman visits the Chicago area! In this issue, Superman discovers that there is a darkness even more immense than outer space: the darkness of the human heart turned against...

  • 9.6
    Weekly Comic Book Review - Jeff MazzucaShare this:FacebookStumbleUponDigg Nov 18, 2010

    I may have been looking at this book from a different angle than a lot of people, but I feel as though Straczynski brought an old-school feel back to Superman, teaching us, the loyal readers, a life lesson, but still being able to keep a modern feel to it. I'm excited to see how Superman's character develops now that he's reached a different mindset in his walk about, grounded journey. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    Comic Book Resources - Greg McElhatton Nov 18, 2010

    Right now, "Superman" isn't where it should be. Considering the strong groups of books coming out of the Batman stable, it's a little frustrating to see what should be the one of the three flagship titles at DC Comics not quite hitting the mark. (Fortunately there's still the entertaining "Action Comics" right now.) Here's hoping that in 2011 Roberson can turn "Grounded" into the entertaining story that it has the potential to be. Read Full Review

  • 1.6
    Supergirl Comic Box Commentary - Anj Nov 20, 2010

    This was the worst Superman book I have read in a long time, the antithesis of what a Superman adventure should be. And after bringing us to this point, JMS has decided to move on. Read Full Review

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