Genres: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Superhero
Publisher: DC Comics
Vol 1: Summer 1939 – October 2011
This monthly comic follows the serialized adventures of the Man of Steel and his life in Metropolis.
Starting in 1939, Superman would continue on to 1986 when Alan Moore’s story “Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?” would close out the series before it would pick up with issue #424 in The Adventures of Superman.
Vol 2: January 1987 – April 2006
Superman has stumbled upon a hidden laboratory he’s been looking for weeks. He is startled to see that numerous data about him has been collected about him there. Superman flies up with the laboratory and places it at a lagrange point in space. Coming back to Metropolis, he finds an attempted bank heist and a new villain. They start fighting each other and it is later revealed that the villain is Metallo, a man with a heart of Kryptonite and with enough power to kill Superman. But during the fight, someone abducts Metallo, probably to serve his own ends…
Vol 3: November 2011
The new adventures of Superman begin here! What is The Man of Steel’s startling new status quo? How does it affect Lois Lane and The Daily Planet? There’s no time for answers now, because Superman must stop a monstrous threat to Metropolis – one that he somehow is the cause of!
Vol 4: June 15, 2016
The Last Son of Krypton must decide whether to help his young son use his new and rapidly increasing abilities, or hide them from the world.
THE CREATORS: The team supreme that brought fans the adventures of Damian Wayne in BATMAN AND ROBIN returns for the adventures of Superman and his offspring.
Vol 5: July 11 2018
A bold new chapter for the greatest superhero of all time begins here as the superstar team of writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Ivan Reis begin their run on the all-new SUPERMAN! The fallout from the Man of Steel miniseries has Clark Kent looking at the world through new eyes… with new ideas about what Superman could and should do for the city of Metropolis and the planet Earth.