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PeteRick reviewed Superman #9 Mar 13, 2019
1.0

Anyone still thinking this is a masterpiece?

Superman #9

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Mar 13, 2019

The secrets of the house of El are revealed as the Unity Saga continues! Traveling through space, young Jon Kent has faced everything the universe could throw at him, but after an accident sends him and his grandfather Jor-El across dimensions, the new Superboy comes face to face with a terrifyingly evil version of his own father: Ultraman and his ...

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RBL reviewed Superman #8 Feb 13, 2019
2.0

Everyone is apparently dumb as rocks in this issue, and this next Shyamalan-esque twist just allow the writer to crap on an entire other universe. I can’t but imagine Earth-3 will end up worse this time around that in its last appearance, in which it was destroyed.

More detailed review to follow later today.

Superman #8

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Feb 13, 2019

The epic secrets of Superman continue to unfold! A few months in space with his paternal grandfather Jor-El changed Jon Kent forever. With Jon now seeking help from his father, the Man of Steel must learn about the war his son and father fought together and set right the wrongs his father may have unleashed on other worlds. See what changed Superbo...

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PeteRick - Feb 15, 2019

I don't think bendis will undo the aging thing regarding jon

RBL - Feb 15, 2019

He said he’s committed to the change so that’s feasible. He has not delivered on anything he promised fans, beginning with a good story, so why would he start now?

PeteRick reviewed Superman #8 Feb 13, 2019
1.0

Can we switch doomsday clock characters and put bendis there, cause i think he has far more chances to destroy the dc universe than dr.Manhattan; and i would love to see the character that he's writing kick his ass!!!

Superman #8

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Feb 13, 2019

The epic secrets of Superman continue to unfold! A few months in space with his paternal grandfather Jor-El changed Jon Kent forever. With Jon now seeking help from his father, the Man of Steel must learn about the war his son and father fought together and set right the wrongs his father may have unleashed on other worlds. See what changed Superbo...

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PeteRick reviewed Action Comics #1007 Jan 31, 2019
1.5

The .5 was because of the art, nuff said!!

Action Comics #1007

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Steve Epting
Released: Jan 30, 2019

The Kobra Cult conspiracy ensnares Daily Planet photographer Jimmy Olsen, drawing the attention of the Man of Steel. But be careful, Superman-there's more lurking in the shadows of Metropolis than just a snake cult.  

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RBL reviewed Action Comics #1007 Jan 30, 2019
2.0

It’s almost a joke how bad this is. The story does not flow organically and everything seems forced. Almost every character that appeared was “off” and yet another emotional scene devoid of impact occurred.



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I’ll start this off by saying Perry White is not J.Jonah Jameson, and making the former try to fit the mold o more

Action Comics #1007

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Steve Epting
Released: Jan 30, 2019

The Kobra Cult conspiracy ensnares Daily Planet photographer Jimmy Olsen, drawing the attention of the Man of Steel. But be careful, Superman-there's more lurking in the shadows of Metropolis than just a snake cult.  

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egon244 - Jan 30, 2019

It looks like you and I have read two different books.

RBL - Jan 30, 2019

Seems that way because I’ve yet to see a decent issue of Action Comics so far after #1000.

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Ollie44 reviewed Action Comics #1007 Jan 30, 2019
4.0

This could have been decent if it wasn’t for Lois. Lois’s character is very problematic in this series.

Action Comics #1007

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Steve Epting
Released: Jan 30, 2019

The Kobra Cult conspiracy ensnares Daily Planet photographer Jimmy Olsen, drawing the attention of the Man of Steel. But be careful, Superman-there's more lurking in the shadows of Metropolis than just a snake cult.  

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TatteredVelvet reviewed Action Comics #1007 Jan 30, 2019
1.5

This review is just straight spoilers, people.

I’m too pissed to be vague.






The assassination of Lois’ character continues as Bendis has her confess to her father that she’s in love with Superman and he is the father of Jon. Which means Bendis wrote Lois as giving way a massively important secret about their lives to a person who’s an more

Action Comics #1007

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Steve Epting
Released: Jan 30, 2019

The Kobra Cult conspiracy ensnares Daily Planet photographer Jimmy Olsen, drawing the attention of the Man of Steel. But be careful, Superman-there's more lurking in the shadows of Metropolis than just a snake cult.  

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ohhaimark reviewed Superman #7 Jan 18, 2019
1.0

No good/bad review for this one. My thoughts on it can be summarized in one emoji:💩

Superman #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 16, 2019

It's the moment you've been waiting for: the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever!

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myconius - Jan 23, 2019

i'll bet they wouldn't just stop at Jon. they'd off Lois too, just to be edgy. check out the latest Superman Walmart comic.

Darkseid24 - Jan 23, 2019

With Jon I would be fine, but not with Lois. Thanks I will, but there is no Wallmart close to me.

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MaximoMax reviewed Superman #7 Jan 18, 2019
2.0

This book is B-A-D. _-----Spoilers Ahead! Beware!!!!-----
I don't even know where to start. I know! Let's start with the dialogue.
The dialogue is awful. For one thing, Bendis is obsessed with 'poop'. He had Jon say the word in the dumbest manner. For some reason Bendis is obsessed with putting the word 'poop' in his recent DC comics or referencing 'poop'. He even had the Flash say "Cac more

Superman #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 16, 2019

It's the moment you've been waiting for: the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever!

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PeteRick - Jan 18, 2019

Dude, i'm literally crying here, you said everything that a true superman fan feels, i miss tomasi so much.. People used to take his run for granted.

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EDiakota reviewed Superman #7 Jan 17, 2019
4.0

Can Tomasi comeback to Superman

Superman #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 16, 2019

It's the moment you've been waiting for: the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever!

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InsanePeasant reviewed Superman #7 Jan 16, 2019
1.0

Wow, way to ruin all 3 Kents in one story Bendis. It's one thing to completely squander Jon Kent as character, but having Lois and Clark effectively ruin their only son's life by abandoning him in space with a murderous madman?? 1/10, this is as bad as OMD, maybe worse.

Superman #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 16, 2019

It's the moment you've been waiting for: the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever!

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DancerX reviewed Superman #7 Jan 16, 2019
1.0

Well, the art was great as usual.

However, this issue crumbles the flimsy ground that all the previous issues, and I'm including Action and Man of Steel in this, stood on.

The awful, out of character decisions Lois was written to make in Man of Steel and Action now somehow look even worst due to Jon declaring that his grandpa is so crazy that they have to do something about i more

Superman #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 16, 2019

It's the moment you've been waiting for: the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever!

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Darkblazy reviewed Superman #7 Jan 16, 2019
1.0

No era necesario que Jon fuera un adolescente Ni que Lois fuera una mala madre y mucho menos que Superman sea un mal padre

Superman #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 16, 2019

It's the moment you've been waiting for: the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever!

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YourGreenMuse reviewed Superman #7 Jan 16, 2019
2.0

This is really bad. The whole issue and story depends on us not knowing Jor-El is bad. But he is. We've seen it. Why is it a shock to anyone? Why did Lois leave her son with this clearly evil character after one mission? Even if he wasn't evil, that's some garbage parenting. This is so dumb because it contradicts all that Rebirth Superman/Action Comics strove to do. That whole era can be described more

Superman #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 16, 2019

It's the moment you've been waiting for: the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever!

PeteRick rated Superman #7 Jan 16, 2019
1.0

Superman #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 16, 2019

It's the moment you've been waiting for: the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever!

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RBL reviewed Superman #7 Jan 16, 2019
1.0

Tl;dr I did not think it would be possible for bendis’ writing to get worse on this book, he proved me wrong. Please save yourself the physical pain it will cause on your eyes and do not read it, buying it would be far too much and contribute to one of the worst books out there.

On to the actual contents now, so know spoilers will follow:

Issue ends on another “big twist/ more

Superman #7

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Jan 16, 2019

It's the moment you've been waiting for: the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever!

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ohhaimark - Jan 22, 2019

Outstanding review. I especially liked the part about physical pain to your eyes… I definitely experienced that.

PeteRick rated Young Justice #1 Jan 9, 2019
3.5

Young Justice #1

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Patrick Gleason
Released: Jan 9, 2019

Superboy! Wonder Girl! Robin! Impulse! Amethyst! They're all united in YOUNG JUSTICE #1, the debut issue of a brand-new series that also introduces new heroes Teen Lantern and Jinny Hex! When the nightmare dimension known as Gemworld invades Metropolis, these teen heroes reunite to deal with the situation-but they're shocked to discover the battle ...

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PeteRick rated Action Comics #1006 Jan 3, 2019
1.0

Action Comics #1006

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Ryan Sook
Released: Jan 2, 2019

The Red Cloud sets her sights on someone close to Superman, but how can the Man of Steel stop a villain he can't touch? As the invisible mafia controlling Metropolis' underworld steps more into the light, its leader finally stands revealed with a secret that will have massive implications for Superman and Clark Kent!

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RBL reviewed Superman #6 Dec 24, 2018
4.0

Tl;dr this volume continues to be decidedly subpar. The big climactic encounter finally happens but is bogged down by meaningless dialogue it loses all steam. The hyped reunion does not happen, it’s a tease meant to make fans purchase the upcoming issue to actually see it. However, no one should ever buy this comic or Action Comics, as they have some of the worst writing in DC and the industry a more

Superman #6

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Dec 12, 2018

It's the moment you never thought you'd see-Superman must team with General Zod to defeat Rogol Zaar or risk banishment for all three in the cold prison of the Phantom Zone forever. Whatever you do, do not skip to the last page-the end of this issue changes the lives of Superman and his family forever as the Unity Saga continues!

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PeteRick - Dec 29, 2018

Hahaha, that was priceless, it is indeed a clear depiction of rogol zaar as a villain, man your comment should've been in this issue front page as a warnig, like.. if you want to continue to read please know this!

PeteRick rated Superman #6 Dec 29, 2018
1.0

Superman #6

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Dec 12, 2018

It's the moment you never thought you'd see-Superman must team with General Zod to defeat Rogol Zaar or risk banishment for all three in the cold prison of the Phantom Zone forever. Whatever you do, do not skip to the last page-the end of this issue changes the lives of Superman and his family forever as the Unity Saga continues!

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waltgator93 reviewed Superman #6 Dec 12, 2018
4.5

An issue with more narration than needed. The art was very good! Unfortunately how he got back to Earth felt forced! And not too long ago he didn’t want to keep his bad guys in the phantom zone, that’s why he let Cyborg Superman free. The whole ending seems forced. Have a feeling Adam Strange knows more than what he is letting on, and now that we have Jon back, let’s hope Bendis can show us more

Superman #6

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Dec 12, 2018

It's the moment you never thought you'd see-Superman must team with General Zod to defeat Rogol Zaar or risk banishment for all three in the cold prison of the Phantom Zone forever. Whatever you do, do not skip to the last page-the end of this issue changes the lives of Superman and his family forever as the Unity Saga continues!

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RBL - Dec 24, 2018

I would not hold my breath for bendis producing anything of quality in his writing or delivering on anything fans want to see.

PeteRick - Dec 29, 2018

Man, for a current good superman story, i suggest you read doomsday clock, everything else is just garbage.

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YourGreenMuse reviewed Superman #6 Dec 15, 2018
4.5

Oh joy, Rogol Zaar is just never going away, is he? He's such a crappy villain. This arc doesn't really have a conclusion. Just an abrupt stop. And after quite a lot of pacing problems throughout this arc... Well, that bodes well. Jon being back doesn't get me excited for anything. It's stupid that they aged him up and I'm certain he won't be sticking around long.

Superman #6

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Dec 12, 2018

It's the moment you never thought you'd see-Superman must team with General Zod to defeat Rogol Zaar or risk banishment for all three in the cold prison of the Phantom Zone forever. Whatever you do, do not skip to the last page-the end of this issue changes the lives of Superman and his family forever as the Unity Saga continues!

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RBL - Dec 25, 2018

Honestly, at this point, regardless of who it is, the decisions taken regarding the Superman books have been completely wrong after AC #1000.

PeteRick - Dec 29, 2018

For me superman ended after # 45, so..

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myconius reviewed Heroes In Crisis #3 Nov 28, 2018
2.0

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Harley Quinn snuck up behind Wally West and killed him with her little mallet?


now i KNOW y'all are trippin!

Heroes In Crisis #3

By: Tom King, Lee Weeks
Released: Nov 28, 2018

Tragedies deepen as more secrets behind the "superhero hospital" called Sanctuary are revealed! What compelled Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman to create it in the first place? How was it built? And if the hospital truly is alive via A.I., who - or what - is the brain of "Sanctuary?" Another layer peeled back in the biggest mystery woven through t...

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PeteRick - Dec 6, 2018

Is heroes in crisis canon guys?!

YourGreenMuse - Dec 6, 2018

As far as we know, yes.

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YourGreenMuse reviewed Action Comics #1005 Nov 29, 2018
5.5

Slightly above meh. The Question returns and I hope Bendis realizes he's not Rorschach, but that's for later issues. We'll see. I'm not very interested in the Metropolis crime world so far. None of the characters are particularly original. Clark is very happy about staying separated from his wife and child for reasons... It doesn't fit the Rebirth Superman run, but who cares?? Bendis pokes fun at more

Action Comics #1005

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Ryan Sook
Released: Nov 28, 2018

The murderous mystery of the Red Cloud uncovered! Clark Kent draws closer to revealing a secret crime family that has operated for years in Metropolis, but the family's enforcer-the mysterious Red Cloud-proves she's a match for even the Man of Steel with an attack that leaves Superman breathless. Don't miss the last-page shocker as we reveal the tr...

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YourGreenMuse - Nov 29, 2018

I don't know if changing the status quo is necessarily a bad thing. Just so long as the change is one that makes sense for the characters. Which is the problem I have with his writing with Tony and Supes.

PeteRick - Nov 29, 2018

In my opinion, i reckon he didn't read the rebirth title at all, otherwise it wouldn't have so many loose ends, and i must add, the Lois character with the "baby" thing.. uhh, so off-putting!!

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waltgator93 reviewed Action Comics #1005 Nov 27, 2018
5.0

We are slowly progressing the story at a pace where book I would not pick up. Art work probably a 7/10. Although the cliffhanger could see that coming from Action Comics 1000.

Action Comics #1005

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Ryan Sook
Released: Nov 28, 2018

The murderous mystery of the Red Cloud uncovered! Clark Kent draws closer to revealing a secret crime family that has operated for years in Metropolis, but the family's enforcer-the mysterious Red Cloud-proves she's a match for even the Man of Steel with an attack that leaves Superman breathless. Don't miss the last-page shocker as we reveal the tr...

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PeteRick - Nov 29, 2018

And when was there any progress??

waltgator93 - Nov 29, 2018

Exactly! There is basically none! Maybe tad bit between Clark and the fire chief but really nothing much happens

PeteRick rated Amazing Spider-Man #10 Nov 29, 2018
10

Amazing Spider-Man #10

By: Nick Spencer, Humberto Ramos
Released: Nov 28, 2018

• There's been a major theft the likes of which we've never seen and for once, The Black Cat didn't do it.
•  But Spider-Man might need the help of his once-foe-once-friend-once-crime-boss Felicia Hardy, the Black Cat!
Rated T

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RBL reviewed Superman #5 Nov 15, 2018
1.0

Once again this volume continues to deliver...
...great dissapointment.

tl;dr: Writing is about as bad as it can get for a comic book. bendis continues to hurt Superman and his family. Do not buy this issue, stay as far from it as you can. The art is decent enough but any enjoyment it can provide is outweighed by asinine writing.

Last issue's improvement to boring and un more

Superman #5

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Joe Prado
Released: Nov 14, 2018

What could tempt Kryptonian criminal General Zod to reenter the Phantom Zone after years of imprisonment? As Superman tries to free himself from the Kryptonian jail and fight off the monster who destroyed Krypton, Zod returns to face Rogol Zaar and get vengeance for his dead world and its lost potential.

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PeteRick - Nov 17, 2018

Man,now that i understand that superman ended on #45, i can read with no commitment whatsoever

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waltgator93 reviewed Action Comics #1004 Oct 23, 2018
5.5

While the story does nothing to progress the story arc, we get Clark and Lois reconnecting to only have Lois tell Clark that they need space to do their own thing but aren’t broken up. This issue feels like I missed an issue or two. Bendis still does not have the voice of Lois right.

Action Comics #1004

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Ryan Sook
Released: Oct 24, 2018

Superman confronts Lois Lane and wants answers: Where is Jon Kent? What happened during Lois' trip into space with Jor-El? Why didn't she contact the Man of Steel when she returned? And most importantly, does she still love him? Or is the world-famous reporter looking to let Clark Kent down easy? Lois and Clark's relationship gets redefined in this...

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PeteRick - Oct 26, 2018

Yeah,you're absolutely right, guess we'll have to wait two years to read another decent story, i'm not purchasing this crap!

PeteRick - Oct 26, 2018

Or wait until the sales fall

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daddyT reviewed Action Comics #1004 Oct 25, 2018
1.0

incredibly stupid. so.. your wife and son left in a hurry one night to go into outer space against your wishes... you lost contact with them.. they've been gone for months and now the wife is back without the kid and doesn't even tell you... because she just wants to write?

oh, but hey, she got super-laid and so she definitely wants him to come back again..

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Action Comics #1004

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Ryan Sook
Released: Oct 24, 2018

Superman confronts Lois Lane and wants answers: Where is Jon Kent? What happened during Lois' trip into space with Jor-El? Why didn't she contact the Man of Steel when she returned? And most importantly, does she still love him? Or is the world-famous reporter looking to let Clark Kent down easy? Lois and Clark's relationship gets redefined in this...

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PeteRick - Oct 25, 2018

He just doesn't know what to do, and i personally think that he never read the rebirth material, that's his problem, i think bendis is trying to give what fans want, but tomasi gave fans what we needed

PeteRick - Oct 25, 2018

*they

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RBL reviewed Action Comics #1004 Oct 24, 2018
4.0

I have to admit, the story in this issue improved. It's gone from abhorrently bad to just dull and uninteresting. Progress was made!

The plot-holes present in this story that remains lackluster have never been more jarring than with a Lois Lane who would leave her son without second thoughts with an individual, who I reiterate for what feels like the nth time, WAS AN ENEMY of theirs the more

Action Comics #1004

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Ryan Sook
Released: Oct 24, 2018

Superman confronts Lois Lane and wants answers: Where is Jon Kent? What happened during Lois' trip into space with Jor-El? Why didn't she contact the Man of Steel when she returned? And most importantly, does she still love him? Or is the world-famous reporter looking to let Clark Kent down easy? Lois and Clark's relationship gets redefined in this...

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RBL - Oct 25, 2018

Not sure where it fits in current continuity but as far as I know it might be, there are stories that at least tie-in to Dr Manhattan’s prescence in the DCU

PeteRick - Oct 25, 2018

All i know is that is set one year in the future!

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