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Superman versus Metallo – for the first time! Witness the origin of one of Superman's most-feared foes, as an attack by Lex Luthor goes awry and gives birth to the evil of Metallo. Can an inexperienced Man of Steel handle a foe with a heart of Kryptonite? Meanwhile, Lois Lane and Perry White are close to revealing Luthor as the monster that he is – but are they willing to pay for that truth with their lives?

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Great Story Marred by Occasional Instances of Lazy Writing 0

COMICVINE'S TOP 100 SUPERMAN STORIES #22Superman Secret Origin is a modern re-telling of Superman's origin and early escapades. For those that missed the reviews of the first four issues, the miniseries began with a couple weak issues dealing with Superboy before getting very much better in issue 3.This issue still has a lot of what I liked in the past few issues. Artists Gary Frank (pencils), Jon Sibal (inks) and Brad Aderson (colors) use Christopher Reeves as the character model for Superman, ...

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"...let's see what we can do this time." 0

Superman Secret Origin Part 5 of 6 features Superman still helping out around the city.  Lois Lane and Jimmy Olsen are taking photos and writing stories, respectively.  Lex Luthor is getting increasingly frustrated with the coverage of Superman, specifically the hope it's giving people.  John Corben makes an appearance at the Daily Planet.  Throughout the issue we see vintage Clark Kent knocking things over to cover an escape to make the change into Superman.  Parasite makes a cameo.  The main t...

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