Superman: Action Comics: World Against Superman (Paperback)
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After moving to the big city to start a new life, Clark Kent soon finds that he is more isolated than he ever knew. Alone but hopeful, he dons a simple T-shirt emblazoned with a giant S and begins his career as a champion of justice. As Superman, he immediately comes face to face with a slew of classic villains who are eager to test his courage and resoluteness.
Introducing the Man of Steel as you've never seen him before, the award-winning team of Grant Morrison (All-Star Superman) and Rags Morales (Identity Crisis) present a bold new take on the origin of Superman and his early days as the one true savior of Metropolis.
Superman: World Against Superman includes Action Comics #1-10 and presents an exciting entry point into the DC Universe.
About the Author
Writer Grant Morrison is known for his innovative work on comics from the graphic novel Arkham Asylum to acclaimed runs on Animal Man and Doom Patrol, as well as his subversive creator-owned titles such as The Invisibles, Seaguy, and WE3. Grant has also written best-selling runs on JLA, Seven Soldiers of Victory, and New X-Men, and helped to reinvent the DC Universe in The Multiversity, All Star Superman, 52, Batman, Batman & Robin and Batman, Inc.
Rags Morales started his DC career working on comics based on TSR's role-playing games such as Advanced Dungeons and Dragons. His first super-hero series for DC Comics was the Black Condor. Since then, he has worked on most of DC's major heroes including a long run on JSA and Hawkman, which served as warm-ups to the best-selling Identity Crisis written by New York Times # 1 bestselling author Brad Meltzer. Since then, he has illustrated the adventures of Wonder Woman and Batman: Confidential.
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“A solid superhero comic with good action.” —Time Out Chicago