This is it. The big one. In 1938 the world was introduced to Superman in the pages of Action Comics #1 by two young writers and artists from Cleveland, Ohio named Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. Flashforward 80 years later and Superman has somehow remained so popular in the public consciousness that he has reached the milestone achievement of Action Comics #1000.
Just think about that: 1000. One thousand issues of Superman battling the likes of Lex Luthor, Brainiac, Metallo and other villains while keeping his identity of reporter Clark Kent a secret and saving the planet time and time again. Its an incredible number of issues to reach and DC has celebrated Superman’s legacy by bringing together a number writers and artists from Superman’s past and present to tell several stories in an ad-free 80-page issue dedicated to the Man of Steel’s greatness.
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