Adventures of Superman #558

    Adventures of Superman » Adventures of Superman #558 - Another Typical Day released by DC Comics on June 1998.

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    Another Typical Day last edited by Hyjurocket on 08/27/23 10:10AM View full history

    After a unique baseball game between the members of the Superman family, Jimmy is apparently turned into an alien who turns objects into gold; Luthor captures the alien to take advantage of his transmuting abilities; Supes heads up a rescue; and the alien turns out to be a real E.T. wearing Jimmy's clothes.


    • "Watch This Space" "Number 98-7" one page memorial text piece on the life of Archie Goodwin. Plus, "Read This Space" featuring comics books that were to be released for the week.
    • Triangle 1998 #22.
    • Chronological continuation from Superman Forever #1.
    • Chronological continuation in Action Comics #745.

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    Superman Baseball 0

    This Comic is .... weird. Essentially this issue is meant to be a throwback to the silver age, embracing the campyness of that era and poking fun at it as well. We start off with a battleship firing a cannonball at Superman. Why? Get this, Superman and his friends are playing baseball, only the bases are in places like Everest and the Eiffel tower. That's actually kind of awesome. As Supes rounds the bases we see silver age-ish versions of characters like Superboy and Steel. The moments are brie...

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