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Their planet on the brink of destruction, Jor-El and Lara send off their infant son in a small spacecraft, hurtling towards Earth. The child, Kal-El, crash-lands safely...but not in Kansas. Instead, he makes his new home on a collective in the Soviet Union!

Instead of landing in Smallville, Kansas; Superman lands in the Soviet Union and is raised by Josef Stalin to become the Ultimate Soviet Hero.

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It wasn't my plan to be disappointed by this, and I suppose it is decent enough. I would probably have liked it more had I read it closer to when it originally came out, almost 12 years ago. It's possible the New 52 readings I've done lately have soured me on DC unfairly in this case. Even so, this story could have been much greater with a few different artistic choices. The premise is very solid and intriguing: what if Superman landed in Russia instead of the USA. Unfortunately, Mr. Millar ends...

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