“SINISTER PURPOSE” part one! Frankenstein has come to Hamilton County, home of Superman, and Hell has come with him. It’s Man of Steel vs. the Monster to save the life of someone in the town with a horrifying secret.
Lois has an appointment at the Hamilton Horn. She is welcomed by a woman called Candice. This woman, however, turns out to be an alien.
Lois Lane, formerly known as the famous Daily Planet reporter has now an appointment at the Hamilton Horn.
She is told that her articles are impeccable. Candice wants it to keep it short and tells her that she’s a good fit.
While she is rambling on, Frankenstein wrecks the place and starts hurting Candice. Lois tells him to leave her alone, but he doesn’t listen. Lois puts on her Hell-Bat glove and fends him off for a while before they leave.
Superman arrives and has an epic battle with Frankenstein. Ultimately, Frankenstein holds Candice up and cuts her face. Candice is not a human, in fact, she’s an alien who's called Kroog.
List of covers and their creators:
|Reg||Regular Cover||Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza & Wil Quintana||1|
|Var||Variant Cover||Andrew Robinson||2|
Notes: The regular cover is a homage of the cover of The Man of Steel #1.