Celebrate Superman with These Modern Age Comics!

Celebrate Superman with These Modern Age Comics!

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This week, we celebrate the superhero that started it all. Admittedly, while Superman has been my favorite superhero after years of comic book reboots, Smallville, animated series, animated movies, DCEU movies as well as the original Christopher Reeve movies, he is also a tough character to crack, and this is apparent in many of his stories as a result. However, here are some of the best comics (or at least the more eventful/interesting ones) in recent years that prove that Superman can still be king of the genre.   Superman: Secret Origins   Image via Amazon   If you’re looking …

It’s Superman Day! Let’s Take a Look at What Many Consider to Be the First Superhero

It’s Superman Day! Let’s Take a Look at What Many Consider to Be the First Superhero

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Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound! Who can achieve these remarkable feats! You all know him and you love him: Superman! Superman is a cultural icon and in many ways, the first superhero of American media. He’s the Man of Steel, the Last Son of Krypton, the Man of Tomorrow, and the Big Blue Blur. You all know Superman, from his iconic wardrobe, to his fantastic array of powers, his supporting cast (Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen, Supergirl), his villains (Lex Luthor, Braniac, General Zod, Doomsday, Bizarro), and …