This is the real Origin Story of Superman.

#1 Posted by crestfallen (319 posts) - - Show Bio

Superman was originally conceived as a newspaper comic strip, which was cut up and rearranged to form the main story of Action Comics #1. After a little over six months in comic books, Superman finally made it to his intended destination. Given a second chance to introduce the character, Siegel and Shuster apparently decided to linger on the character's origin a little longer.

#2 Edited by drgnx (3622 posts) - - Show Bio

To be clear, for those who don't know, those are not the original strips that were used to create AC 1. These were supposedly created after DC hired the authors and bought Superman. The original content from pre-1938 was allegedly either destroyed or put into AC 1, while story elements were allegedly used in later works. These comics (12 in total for the first 2 weeks of that series) were awarded to the families, but are being contested by DC.


Nice find!

#3 Posted by sora_thekey (8694 posts) - - Show Bio

Very interesting.

#4 Posted by Icon (2246 posts) - - Show Bio

Cool, nice find!

#5 Posted by jeanroygrant (20442 posts) - - Show Bio

@sora_thekey said:

Very interesting.

#6 Posted by ZEELLO (233 posts) - - Show Bio

''Early, Clark decided he must use his titanic strength to wear his undergarments on the outside... And so was created.. Superman!''

#7 Posted by Onemoreposter (4285 posts) - - Show Bio

I cannot view...for I have no facebook. Can someone repost the images?

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