No recent wiki edits to this page.

While everyone wants something from Metropolis' first Super Hero, Superman must fight his first Super-Villain – someone who wants everything – the Parasite! Meanwhile, Lex Luthor turns his attention toward The Man of Steel... Geoff Johns and Gary Frank continue their bold reinterpretation of the origin of The Man of Steel for the 21st Century!

User reviews Add new review

5 (0)
4 (1)
3 (2)
2 (0)
1 (0)

3.67 stars 3.67/5 Stars Average score of 3 user reviews

One of Superman's First Battles 0

COMICVINE'S TOP 100 SUPERMAN STORIES #22Another good chapter in Geoff John's 21st Century retelling of Superman's origin story. Though the series got off to a rough start with some annoying issues about Superboy, the third issue and this fourth issue are much better.The cover image featuring Jor-El and Lara isn't very appropriate, as they never actually appear in this issue. In this issue Luthor takes Daily Planet janitor Rudy Jones under his wing, and Lois and Clark score a personal interview w...

2 out of 2 found this review helpful.

Superman: Secret Origin 0

Superstar writer, Geoff Johns, and artist, Gary Frank, breathe new life into a classic tale with the six issue mini-series, Superman: Secret Origin. Issue #4 features the origin of a janitor-turned-super-villian named Parasite, who appropriately enough feeds off the life (and powers) of others. For the most part, I like the art in this issue. Growing up in the 1980s, I instantly connected with Superman's resemblence to Christopher Reeve. In addition, I really enjoy Frank's rendering of Superman ...

3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
See all user reviews

This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for:

Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

Comment and Save

Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Comic Vine users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.