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Lori Lemaris discovers ancient Incan treasure in the depths of a sunken ship, but when a red-gemmed necklace catches her eye, she sets into motion events that lead to Metropolis being sunk.

An early adventure of Superman from art sensation Koi Turnbull (Black Panther, Fathom) and the writing team of Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray! The fate of Metropolis is at stake when Superman gets mixed up with Lori Lemaris!

Lori Lemaris is exploring a sunken ship,The Estrella(The Star),off the coast of Palmyra Island when she stumbles upon some ancient Inca treasure and takes a neclace with an odd red stone. She wears it and instantly becomes posessed with an unknown entity that was concealed in the stone, a curse that had been placed upon it since Ancient times. Three weeks later Metropolis is underwater and the citizens have been transformed into Merfolk. With Lori being posessed, Superman at her will, and Lois imprisoned in Stryker's Island, will Metropolis and it's citizens ever return to normal?

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Seriously? Bad enough that the final installment of the excellent Cooke & Sale 'Kryptonite' story arc is being delayed, but this is what you replace it with? This must be some kind of imaginary story or something. Lori Lemaris under the influence of a lost Incan artifact turns evil, brainwashes Superman, turns all of Metropolis' citizenry into mer-people, and it's up to the team of Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen, and Lex Luthor, armed with Star Trek gadgets to save the city?What-the-? The fact that ...

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Welcomed to Mer-Tropolis 0

Welcome to Mer-Tropolis is a nice little side-story in the Confidential series. The comic opens to a beautiful rendition of Lori Lemaris swimming through the ruins of a ship. Being a big fan of this Fishy Vixen, I admit I picked this up because it had Lori. To be completely honest I'm not a fan of Superman but I am a big fan of Lori so I pick up the issues she appears in. I was very excited that she was appearing in a new comic since we dont get to see her often, so when she does, for me, it's a...

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