Professor Thaddeus Killgrave attempts to escape from prison, leaving the Man of Steel with an impossible choice…save the prison guards and star reporter Lois Lane from a rampaging robot, or recapture the fleeing villain. Plus, Superman and Lois Lane break up!
As Superman battles a prison break on Strikers Island, Morgan Edge escapes. Meanwhile, Lois Lane tries to have a conversation with Superman regarding their relationship, they are interrupted by a call for Superman's help. She urges him to go, although it appears she would rather him stay but she doesn't want to be selfish. This seemingly marks the end of Lois and Clark's relationship.