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"Mr. Mxyzptlk! in As Good as His Word!". An all Lex Luthor issue! That mischievous imp, Mr. Mxyzptlk, is back in Metropolis. With the Man of Steel in a self-imposed exile in deep space who will stop him. Well, Lex Luthor has never been one to share his city. Plus, Luthor's Machiavellian scheming continues in "Hostile Takeover: Poison Pill!" Part 3 of 4.


  • "As Good as His Word!" written by Roger Stern and Tom Peyer, penciled by Paris Cullins, inked by Dennis Janke, lettered by John Costanza and colored by Glenn Whitmore.
  • "Poison Pill!" written by Jerry Ordway, penciled by Dan Jurgens, inked by Dennis Janke, lettered by Albert De Guzman and colored by Glenn Whitmore.
  • Superman doesn't appear in this issue, however Mr. Mxyzptlk briefly takes the identity of Superman to scare Lex Luthor.
  • Laura Conway is not seen but is heard calling Morgan Edge on the phone.
  • The "Hostile Takeover" storyline is continued from Adventures of Superman #453.
  • The "Hostile Takeover" storyline continues in Adventures of Superman #454.

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