Path of Doom Part One last edited by njg5595 on 06/27/18 05:52PM View full history

“PATH TO DOOM” Chapter One

Superman returns to Metropolis just in time to meet the city of tomorrow’s newest protector: Lex Luthor. But it’s not long before these dueling titans meet someone unexpected — the new Clark Kent!

DON’T MISS: ACTION COMICS returns to its original numbering with this issue!


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CoverNameCreator(s)Sidebar Location
RegRegular CoverIvan Reis, Joe Prado & Sonia Oback1
VarVariant CoverRyan Sook3
2ndSecond Printing CoverIvan Reis, Joe Prado & Sonia Oback2


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Action Comics #957 Review 0

Action Comics #957 is a great start to the Rebirth relaunch of Action Comics by Dan Jurgens. This first issue begins with the older Superman and his family are moving into their new home. Eventually they a news broadcast on TV that shows Lex Luthor has declared himself the new protector of Metropolis now that the younger Superman has died. Because of this, Superman decides to reveal himself to Metropolis and the world in order to confront Lex. From there, things escalate with a few surprise appe...

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Superman Returns 0

Let me start with the disclaimer: I did not read any Superman during the New 52. The only New 52 Superman I read was from his appearances in Justice League and I honestly didn't read too many of those either. I picked up this issue with the intent of maybe hopping onto the Action Comics band-wagon. It's been around for 957 issues so it must be a pretty big deal. I wanted to see if this might be a good addition to my pull list, and really, I have to say it is. After reading this issue I will def...

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Action Comic #957 Review! 0

Since DC's one-shot bonanza special, Rebirth, hit the shelves a few weeks ago the overall reaction to the slew of new books has been generally positive, and this issue of Action Comics reinforces that sentiment. Off the heals of New 52 Superman's death, and the Lois and Clark mini, Action Comics returns to their old numbering system with classic Superman in tow.This issue really deserves its name, because by page three you're already feeling the momentum of the story carry you from panel to pane...

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