Superman is the brainchild of Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster who first envisioned the character in 1932 and later had his first appearance in Action Comics #1 in June 1938. What Jerry and Joe did not know at the time was that they had created a character that would become the signature icon of DC Comics and the most universally recognized hero in human history.
Since 1938, the character of Superman/Clark Kent has appeared in every imaginable media form including television, film, novelizations, and even a Broadway show.
Being Superman is the childhood fantasy of every little boy and girl (they of course want to be Supergirl). He is an enduring emblem of the American dream, the young immigrant who comes to the United States, embraces the culture and makes something of himself and enriches his adopted nation. He is a classical hero in the modern age who fights criminals, rescues the helpless and has a sense of morals and justice as strong and unshakeable as he is.
Since 1998, the Superman Super Site's mission statement has been to bring you all the latest news, updates, and information pertaining to the Man of Steel and the Superman universe in general.
It is a mission we are proud to maintain for all the fellow Superman fans of the world and everyone who visits our site because, without you, we would not exist.
The Superman Celebration Committee is proud to announce the addition of the "Save The Massac Benefit Auction" and comedian Scott Long to this year's ever increasing line-up of festivities.
Long - who has toured the country non-stop for 2 decades, performing in 40 different states - will be performing his latest show "Good Dad...Not a Great Dad" which features a hilariously edgy, but sometimes poignant exploration of having twins at 40 years old.
The performance will take place on Saturday, June 13th at the Baymont Theatre prior to the "Save The Massac Benefit Auction" which will feature Superman, Superhero & Villain, and other comic collectables and treasures.
Tickets to the Scott Long comedy show are $20 each and include admission to the auction. Auction only tickets are also available for $10 each. A cash bar will be available during both the comedy show and auction while hors d'oeuvres will be served during the auction only.
All proceeds from the auction will go to benefit the historic Massac Theatre located in downtown Metropolis, IL and it's restoration. Doors will open at 7PM. Scott Long takes the stage at 7:30PM. Auction will begin approximately at 9PM.
Save The Massac Group is accepting Superhero related items for the auction and a receipt will be provided for tax purposes. For More information contact Lisa Gower at 618-524-7986 or contact the Metro Chamber at 618-524-2714.
“Great Scott!” LEGO® DimensionsTM Adds More Iconic Characters from DC Comics, Back to the FutureTM and LEGO® NinjagoTM with New Expansion Packs!
In a new video featuring actor Christopher Lloyd reprising his famous role as Doc Brown from the Back to the Future films, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment revealed today gameplay featuring even more beloved characters coming to LEGO Dimensions, the upcoming entertainment experience that merges physical LEGO brick building with interactive console gameplay. In addition to LEGO Batman, LEGO Gandalf and Wyldstyle, the three minifigure heroes used to start the experience, LEGO Dimensions will allow gamers to customize their experience post-launch and throughout the first half of 2016 with additional packs from the previously announced brands, including: DC Comics Team Pack featuring LEGO Joker and LEGO Harley Quinn minifigures, three additional DC Comics Fun Packs featuring LEGO Superman, LEGO Aquaman and LEGO Bane minifigures, Back to the Future Fun Pack with LEGO Doc Brown minifigure and two additional LEGO Ninjago Fun Packs with Sensei Wu and Lloyd minifigures.
These highly collectible Team Packs and Fun Packs will provide new buildable characters, vehicles, tools and gadgets, as well as special in-game abilities. All expansion packs provide gamers the opportunity to use everything interchangeably, anywhere throughout the game, in any world with any character – there are no limitations.
Players can bring up to seven characters, vehicles and weapons into the LEGO Dimensions game all at once by placing them on the LEGO Toy Pad to create extreme gameplay cross-overs, such as LEGO Superman piloting the LEGO DeLorean Time Machine through Hill Valley or LEGO Doc Brown fighting alongside LEGO Bane in New Ninjago City.
Future expansion pack purchases will continue to work with the LEGO Dimensions Starter Pack, even in the fall of next year. No compatibility chart necessary.
Additional well-known brands and expansion packs joining the adventure for 2015 and 2016 will be announced in the coming months.
Launching 29th September 2015, LEGO Dimensions, will be available for Xbox One, the all-in one games and entertainment system from Microsoft and the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems and Wii U™ system from Nintendo.
DC Entertainment revealed a bold new advertising campaign today titled “DC YOU.” The campaign shines a spotlight on the New DC Universe (DCU) line of comic books, and reinforces the company’s commitment to creating a diverse offering of titles – something for everyone.
“With the New DC Universe, there’s a story for every kind of DC Comics fan. There’s a story for YOU,” stated Amit Desai, senior vice president of marketing and global franchise management, DC Entertainment. “The DC Comics slate rolling out this summer truly offers a comic book for everyone and our new advertising campaign – DC YOU – celebrates this bold, new direction.”
Beginning June 3, the new DCU will consist of 24 brand-new series as well as 25 on-going, best selling fan-favorite series, resulting in the most ambitious DC Comics lineup-to-date. Celebrating the new direction of the DC Universe, the DC YOU advertising campaign will focus on four main themes:
Characters – DC Entertainment will highlight its iconic characters, like Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman, as well as popular characters, such as Batgirl, Black Canary, Bizarro, Cyborg and Starfire.
Talent – The campaign will spotlight top writers and artists, as well as emerging fresh voices, who are on board to help create an expansive line of comics that appeals to a broad audience of fans. Comic talent featured in the campaign include Batman’s Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo, Superman’s Gene Luen Yang and John Romita Jr., Justice League’s Geoff Johns and Jason Fabok, Justice League of America’s Bryan Hitch, Black Canary’s Brendon Fletcher and Annie Wu, among many others.
Stories – The campaign will engage the readership, showcasing the diverse range of styles and genres as well as approaches to storytelling across the New DCU through various taglines, such as Are YOU ready to laugh?, Are YOU ready to hashtag this?, and Are YOU ready for the new awesome?
Fans – As the campaign name suggests, the New DCU is first and foremost about our fans and our commitment to creating great stories for all fans. The campaign will celebrate life-long fans as well as those new to comics.
DC YOU will appear in print inserts and ads across DC Entertainment’s physical and digital comic books beginning May 20. Digital ads featuring video content will begin airing June 3 across major online platforms.
The campaign will come to life on the DC Comics website (DCComics.com/DCYOU) and multiple DC Comics social media channels will encourage fans to celebrate and share their DCU via hashtag #DCYOU. And this year’s Comic-Con International San Diego (July 9-12) will bring DC YOU directly to fans in fun and engaging ways.
As part of DC YOU, DC Entertainment will also offer comic book retailers weekly promotional packs filled with collectible items inspired by the New DCU line of comic-books. These items will include posters, masks, temporary tattoos, stickers and are sure to encourage fans to visit their local comic book shop each week.
An iconic piece of Superman memorabilia has found a new home at the world famous Super Museum in Metropolis, IL.
The Superman Talking Telephone Booth which used to sit in the Metropolis Chamber of Commerce building through the mid-1990's is now on display at the museum and gives visitors the opportunity to "talk" to the Man of Steel.
Upon lifting the receiver, visitors receive a greeting from Superman saying "Hello, I'm Superman. I hope you are having a super day!"
The phonebooth is on permanent loan from collectors Jim and Jenny Walters who also have a vast collection of historical Metropolis, IL and "Amazing World of Superman" items which will also be on display at the Super Museum.
Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment, announces the debut of JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis. Named by USA Today as one of the most anticipated new attractions of the year, JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis promises to take the industry by storm and have park guests clamoring for the chance to team up with the world’s most famous Super Heroes in a multi-sensory, first-of-its-kind dark ride adventure.
“We are excited to partner with the popular DC Comics characters to bring this level of unmatched, interactive thrills to our guests this season,” said Park President Steve Martindale. “JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis is like no other ride we’ve ever built. The technology is second to none and guests will be fully immersed in the action from start to finish.”
This next generation of interactive thrills offers guests the ultimate dark ride adventure when they team up with SUPERMAN, BATMAN, WONDER WOMAN, GREEN LANTERN and THE FLASH after accepting the challenge to outwit Lex Luthor and The Joker’s plans to destroy the city of Metropolis. As JUSTICE LEAGUE Reserve Team members, riders travel in sleek six-passenger custom designed, motion-based vehicles and engage in a full-sensory battle, complete with 4D effects of fire, cannon blasts, and explosions all while experiencing hairpin, 360-degree turns and the world’s first-ever virtual loop on a dark ride.
Riders use interactive laser blasters and attempt to extinguish the 600 virtual and tangible targets featured throughout the attraction, including a life-like villain animatronic, robotic henchmen, helicopters, a hologram and an interactive fog screen. The realistic features take the ride gaming experience to an unprecedented level.
Six Flags, the largest regional theme park company in the world, collaborated with the most innovative minds in the industry to bring this thrilling attraction to life. Sally Corporation, the industry leader in dark rides, designed the complete experience including story development, scenery and life-like animatronics that guests encounter throughout the ride. Pure Imagination, the gurus of Computer Generated Imagery, created the 3D graphics and film. Alterface, renowned for their work in site-based interactive game play, headed up the robust gaming elements and Oceaneering designed the first-of-its-kind, fully programmable, multi-degree-of-freedom vehicles that transport guests through all the exciting twists and turns.
Six Flags Gold Season Pass Holders get an exclusive sneak peek of the new ride on May 21 and all Season Pass Holders get advanced exclusive ride time on May 22. Six Flags Over Texas is now open for daily operation through August 23. Visit sixflags.com/overtexas for more information, including park operating hours.
The world’s favorite engines meet the world’s greatest super heroes as Thomas & Friends™ collide with DC Super Friends™ for a mighty mashup! The engines who keep the Island of Sodor running now have heroic new makeovers as MINIS with designs based on the heroes seen in DC Comics.
This exclusive San Diego Comic-Con pack features five fantastic MINIS mashups, including:
Exclusive to San Diego Comic-Con: Diesel as the Dark Knight version of Batman!
Best of all, it includes a premium, exclusive-to-San Diego Comic-Con package complete with a new comic story revealing the origin of the Thomas& Friends/DC Super Friends mashup and dynamic light-up action! It’s the perfect introduction to the Thomas & Friends/DC Super Friends MINIS.
The latest rumor concerning key storyline elements from "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" comes from JoBlo and indicates that Lex Luthor will don his iconic green and purple battle armor which has been featured many times in comics and animation during various encounters with the Man of Steel.
Here's an excerpt from the article:
With the main conflict being between Bats and Supes initially, the true evil will of course reveal itself and many have wondered if we'll get a man of "talk" or a man of "action" in this new version of Luthor. Well, it appears we'll be getting both. According to a very trusted and reliable source, not only will Lex be the main villain, but he will also get in on the action... and will do so wearing his trademark green/purple WARSUIT! That's right, we will finally be seeing Lex don the armor he's worn for decades in the comics and various animated series/films. How will it look exactly? Our source says it will be very much like the many variations we've seen in the past and will obviously fit the style and look of the film (and DCCU films in general). Lex will don the suit for at least part of the film, but it's unclear if it's just in the finale.
This news comes hot on the heels of the recently resurrected old rumor that Doomsday will be featured in the film as a re-animated General Zod.
Whether or not this latest rumor concerning the film's storyline pans out remains to be seen and, as always, should be taken with a grain of salt until such time Warner Bros. makes an official announcement.
"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" is scheduled to premiere in US theaters on March 25, 2016.
Wrapping up its most watched season in seven years, The CW Network presented its 2015-16 broadcast schedule today to advertisers, affiliates and national media at New York City Center in New York City.
Among the new shows set to debut during the 2015-16 season will be DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW which will premiere in mid-season. The network also released the following detailed description for the new series as well as the first official cast photo:
When heroes alone are not enough… the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to confront an unstoppable threat — one in which not only is the planet at stake, but all of time itself. Can this ragtag team defeat an immortal threat unlike anything they have ever known? DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW stars Victor Garber (“The Flash,” “Alias”); Brandon Routh (“Arrow,” “Superman Returns”); Arthur Darvill (“Doctor Who”); Caity Lotz (“Arrow”); Ciarra Renee (“Pippin”); Franz Drameh (“Edge of Tomorrow”); with Dominic Purcell (“The Flash,” “Prison Break”); and Wentworth Miller (“The Flash,” “Prison Break”). Based on the characters from DC Comics, DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW is from Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. Television, with executive producers Greg Berlanti (“Arrow,” “The Flash,” upcoming “Pan”), Marc Guggenheim (“Arrow,” “Eli Stone,” “Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters”), Andrew Kreisberg (“Arrow,” “The Flash,” “Eli Stone,” “Warehouse 13”) and Sarah Schechter (“Arrow,” “The Flash,” upcoming “Pan”).
CBS has released the following first look trailer for the upcoming TV series 'Supergirl' which will star actress Melissa Benoist in the title role based on the DC Comics superhero:
It's not a bird. It's not a plane. It's not a man. It's Supergirl. In the new drama from the world of DC Comics, Superman's cousin, Kara Zor-El, embraces her superhuman abilities and becomes the hero she was always meant to be. This Fall on CBS.
The cover, one of the most iconic Superman covers of the Golden Age, shows the Man of Steel marching arm and arm with two of America's brave sailors and soldiers, ready to defend their country against the Axis threat. It was the first depiction of America’s armed servicemen on the cover of this title, though certainly not the last.
Equally as important is the fact that one of the greatest Batman artists of all time, Jerry Robinson – who was also a close friend of Ray’s – asked DC Comics for the art after the issue had published. Robinson passed away in 2011, kept the art for more than 70 years. It has been consigned to auction by his family.
“Not only was Jerry Robinson simply an amazing artist,” said Joe Mannarino, Director of Comics & Comic Art at Heritage New York, “he was also a visionary collector. He was gathering and keeping his own art, and that of his friends in the business, at a time when no one thought anything at all of it.”
At the dawn of the comics business, original comic art was considered useless and usually thrown away once an issue was printed. Time has proven Robinson’s impulse and excellent eye absolutely correct, as the best examples of original comic art routinely bring healthy five and six figure prices and the prime examples of Golden Age DC Comic cover art that still exist are very few in number and mostly sequestered in private collections.
Kevin Stewart Promotions has announced the site for the annual Super Con that takes place during the 2015 June 11-14 Superman Celebration in Metropolis, Illinois.
The Super Con is at 725 Market Street, 2 1/2 blocks from the Superman Statue and next to Thor's Gym. It's the same site as last year's Con in the building that formerly hosted the Fan Film Festival.
The convention is free and open to the public Friday June 12 from 10 am to 6 pm, Saturday June 13 from 9 am to 7 pm and Sunday June 14 from 10 am to 2 pm.
The Super Con features dealers selling a wide range of collectibles, including Superman and super hero memoribilia. Merchandise includes comic books, artwork, action figures, gaming and gaming supplies, TV and movie memoribilia, posters, vintage and antiques toys, T-shirts, DVDs and more.
Any dealers or artists interested in setting up at Super Con can contact Kevin Stewart at 270 210-1868, or email to email@example.com.
According to organizers, the Superman Celebration draws about 30,000 people over a four-day run. The Superman Celebration online site is http://supermancelebration.net.
CBS today unveiled its 2015-2016 primetime lineup, featuring 22 returning series and seven new shows including 'SUPERGIRL' which will star actress Melissa Benoist in the title role based on the DC Comics superhero.
According to the press release, 'SUPERGIRL' will premiere this November on Monday evenings at 8:00PM. The network also released the following detailed description for the highly anticipated series as well as two new promotional cast photos featuring Calista Flockhart as Cat Grant and Benoist as her secret identity of Kara Danvers & Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen:
'SUPERGIRL' is an action-adventure drama based on the DC Comics character Kara Zor-El (Melissa Benoist), Superman’s (Kal-El) cousin who, after 12 years of keeping her powers a secret on Earth, decides to finally embrace her superhuman abilities and be the hero she was always meant to be. Twelve-year-old Kara escaped the doomed planet Krypton with her parents’ help at the same time as the infant Kal-El. Protected and raised on Earth by her foster family, the Danvers, Kara grew up in the shadow of her foster sister, Alex (Chyler Leigh), and learned to conceal the phenomenal powers she shares with her famous cousin in order to keep her identity a secret. Years later at 24, Kara lives in National City assisting media mogul and fierce taskmaster Cat Grant (Golden Globe Award winner Calista Flockhart), who just hired the Daily Planet’s former photographer, James Olsen (Mehcad Brooks), as her new art director. However, Kara’s days of keeping her talents a secret are over when Hank Henshaw (David Harewood), head of a super-secret agency where her sister also works, enlists her to help them protect the citizens of National City from sinister threats. Though Kara will need to find a way to manage her newfound empowerment with her very human relationships, her heart soars as she takes to the skies as Supergirl to fight crime. Greg Berlanti (“The Flash,” “Arrow”), Ali Adler, Sarah Schecter and Andrew Kreisberg are executive producers for Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television. The pilot was directed by Glen Winter (“Arrow”).
"Lois Lane is starting a new life in Metropolis. An Army brat, Lois has lived all over--and seen all kinds of things. (Some of them defy explanation, like the near-disaster she witnessed in Kansas in the middle of one night.) But now her family is putting down roots in the big city, and Lois is determined to fit in. Stay quiet. Fly straight. As soon as she steps into her new high school, though, she can see it won't be that easy. A group known as the Warheads is making life miserable for another girl at school. They're messing with her mind, somehow, via the high-tech immersive videogame they all play. Not cool. Armed with her wit and her new snazzy job as a reporter, Lois has her sights set on solving this mystery. But sometimes it's all a bit much. Thank goodness for her maybe-more-than-a friend, a guy she knows only by his screenname, SmallvilleGuy..."
When I first got this assignment, I wasn't sure what to think. This is a "Young Adult" novel about a teenaged Lois Lane and I am hardly "Young Adult". I took a deep breath and opened the book. I'm so glad that I did! I was hooked from the beginning.
Lois isn't the typical teenager, she's Lois Lane in a teen environment with all of the qualities that we love about the character. She has a new school in a new town with hopefully a new start. She quickly discovers something worth investigating and when given the opportunity, reports on it as part of her new job with the Daily Scoop. With help from her online friend, "Smallvilleguy", she digs deeper and finds out the truth. A truth that needs to be exposed.
This book is a real page turner. As a matter of fact, I considered taking this book to work with me to read at lunch. (I have a full-time job outside of my Supersite assignments.) I decided not to, because I realized that my whole day would turn into "lunch". I didn't want to put the book down!
Author Gwenda Bond does a wonderful job of showcasing Lois and allowing her to shine in her own right as opposed to presenting her as a secondary character to Superman. Readers get to know Lois as a teenager and are there when she takes her first steps into a career in journalism which builds upon an attitude of sticking up for what she thinks is right.
The book's high school setting along with many references to modern day teen culture might turn away some older readers but the presentation of a very solid and serious story are more than enough to pull in anyone with a mind to give it a chance.
While the book does touch on the basic plot points of Lois' comic book origins, it also really stands on its own and is a perfect read for anyone who loves a good mystery, with some romance, and a tenacious lead character.
All-in-all, "Lois Lane: Fallout" is a wonderful addition to any comic book fan or young adult reader's library and I for one am looking forward to future installments in this wonderfulseries. Gwenda Bond, you have a new fan!
In a recent interview with Digital Spy, actor David Harewood talked about his upcoming role as Hank Henshaw in the CBS TV series, 'Supergirl' and his excitement over the show itself. Here's an excerpt:
"Hank Henshaw, yes, who ends up becoming Cyborg Superman in the comics, battling Superman. So I'm looking forward to that."
"He's a bit of a supervillain. He seems pretty indestructible. Which I kind of like because I keep getting blown up in these things. I'm kind of looking forward to being indestructible."
In 'Supergirl', the Henshaw character will be potrayed as a former CIA agent who is now in charge of the Department of Extra-Normal Operations whose purpose is tracking extraterrestrial threats on Earth.
The DC TV Podcasting Family is teaming up with Winship Cancer Institute to fight cancer on Saturday, May 16, 2015.
The Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University is dedicated to the integration of innovative clinical and basic science research with outstanding patient care for the prevention, treatment and control of cancer. We here at DC TV Podcasts couldn’t be more proud to be partnering up with Winship for this very important cause.
Here is how you as a listener can help and participate on Saturday, May 16, 2015 while also enjoying your favorite DC television podcasts for Arrow, The Flash, Gotham and Supergirl.
The podcasting fundraising event will be hosted via Mixlr at mixlr.com/dctvpodcasts and will begin at 11 AM PST/2 PM EST. The event will feature the great minds of DC TV Podcasts with hosts from Quiver: The Green Arrow Podcast, The Flash Podcast, Legends of Gotham and Supergirl Radio. The event will roll from 11 AM PST/2 PM EST into the evening with all four individual shows. The marathon will then conclude with a special DC TV Podcasts Assemble show featuring hosts from all four podcasts.
Here is the following schedule for when all the live shows will begin:
Quiver Podcast at 10 AM PST (1 PM EST) – 12 PM PST (3 PM EST) with Michael Cohen and TBA host.
Legends of Gotham at 12 PM PST (3 PM EST) – 2 PM PST (5 PM EST) with Bill Meeks and Anne Marie DeSimone
The Flash Podcast at 2 PM PST (5 PM EST) – 4 PM PST (7 PM EST) with Andy Behbakht, Amy Marie and Lauren Gallaway
Supergirl Radio at 4 PM PST (7 PM EST) – 6 PST (9 PM EST) with Rebecca Johnson and Special Guest Michael Bailey (Host of From Crisis To Crisis: A Superman Podcast)
DC TV Podcasts: Assemble Show at 6 PM PST (9 PM EST) – 7 PM PST (10 PM EST) with Andy Behbakht, Michael Cohen, Rebecca Johnson, Bill Meeks, Anne Marie DeSimone and more TBA.
Starting today, as well as during the marathon, head over to DCTVPodcasts.com/Fundraiser to find out how you can make a donation to Winship.
We at DC TV Podcasts hope to see you in the live chat and enjoy all the exciting programming that we have in store for you. Nothing would make us happier than our listeners donating to this important and great cause and joining us at DC TV Podcasts in helping the Winship Cancer Institute continue researching ways to defeat cancer.
The Carolina Theatre in Greensboro, NC will host a special screening of the 1978 superhero classic, "Superman: The Movie" on Tuesday, July 21st at 7:00pm as part of their Summer Film Festival.
Just before the destruction of the planet Krypton, scientist Jor-El (Marlon Brando) sends his infant son Kal-El on a spaceship to Earth. Raised by kindly farmers, The Kents, young Clark (Christopher Reeve) discovers the source of his superhuman powers and moves to Metropolis to fight evil. As Superman, he battles the villainous Lex Luthor (Gene Hackman), while, as novice reporter Clark Kent, he attempts to woo co-worker Lois Lane (Margot Kidder).
Tickets are $7 for adults; $6 for students, seniors, military & groups of 10 or more. Prices include NC sales tax. Doors open 45 minutes before movie time.
Tickets are available in person at the box office, by phone at 336-333-2605, or online which incurs an additional $3.50 per ticket fee for web purchases.
Sideshow Collectibles has announced the latest addition to their line of DC Comics inspired premium format figures in the form of "Superman - Red Son".
The figure is based on the title character from author Mark Millar's 2003 three-issue Elseworlds mini-series which posed the question "what if Superman had been raised in the Soviet Union?"
"Superman - Red Son" kicks off a brand new DC line that will feature Superman, Wonder Woman, and Batman. Pre-orders for Superman will begin on Thursday, May 14, 2015 with the rest of the Red Son trio following in the future.
Sideshow Collectibles is a specialty manufacturer of movie, film, television and proprietary collectible figures, statues and high end pieces.
Featuring properties such as Star Wars, DC Comics, Marvel Comics, The Lord of the Rings, Disney, Predator, G.I. Joe and Indiana Jones, Sideshow artisans are sculptors, model makers, painters and costumers, whose combined efforts result in the creation of original designs and detailed likenesses of pop culture icons, including film and television monsters, villains, heroes, mystical creatures of fantasy, and legendary figures from history. Recognized as a quality manufacturer, Sideshow has been highlighted in national trade and specialty toy publications, where its collectible 12-inch figures and polystone statues have been awarded "Best of the Year."
Sideshow Collectibles is also the exclusive distributor of Hot Toys collectible figures in the United States, North and South America, Europe, Australia and throughout most Asian countries.
For our May contest, we are offerring three lucky individuals the opportunity to win a set of the following "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" promotional posters which were unveiled prior to the release of the IMAX teaser trailer for the film.
To enter, visit the link below and follow the instructions provided.
A winner will be selected and notified on Sunday, May 31st. Good luck!
For our May contest, we are offerring three lucky individuals the opportunity to win a set of the "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" promotional posters which were unveiled prior to the release of the IMAX teaser trailer for the film.
To enter, simply answer the Superman trivia question listed below along with your name, email address, and verification. Then click the "Enter Here to Win" button to submit your entry.
A winner will be selected and notified on Sunday, May 31st. Good luck!
DATES OF INTEREST
05/05: Actor Henry Cavill (Superman/Clark Kent in "Man of Steel") born in 1983. 05/13: Writer Marv Wolfman (The Adventures of Superman) born in 1946. 05/23: Artist Win Mortimer (Action Comics, Supergirl) born in 1919.
When Gotham City is plagued by a rash of bizarre crimes committed by the animal-inspired villain squad, the Animilitia (made up of Silverback, Cheetah, Killer Croc and Man-Bat), Batman swings into action to investigate. But could the Animilita be working for powerful businessman Oswald Cobblepot aka The Penguin? How does Cobblepot's new invention of robotic Cyber Animals fit into the mix? In the end, it'll take the combined forces of Batman, Green Arrow, Flash, Nightwing and Red Robin to fight off these "ANIMAL INSTINCTS." - $18.49
These never-before-reprinted 1950's Sundays are a special treat for Superman fans and comics historians worldwide. This first book of the Atomic Age Sundays features more than 175 full-color strips, from October 23, 1949 through March 15, 1953. - $34.35
The granddaddy of them all, Action Comics #1's famous cover art reproduced as a highly detailed premium motion statue. Crafted from heavyweight polystone and mixed media, the statue brings that famous cover to life! - $89.99
Baby Kal-El of Krypton is rocketed to Earth by his biological parents where he is raised by Jonathan & Martha Kent in the rural town of Smallville. Disguised as reporter Clark Kent, he adopts a mild-mannered disposition in Metropolis and develops a romance with Lois Lane, while battling the villainous Lex Luthor.