Appearing in "Up, Up, and Away! (Part VIII of VIII) - The Adventures of Superman"Edit
Synopsis for "Up, Up, and Away! (Part VIII of VIII) - The Adventures of Superman"Edit
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- This issue is reprinted in the Superman: Up, Up, and Away! trade paperback.
- This issue is part of the One Year Later event, which follows the Infinite Crisis limited series, and the 52 maxi-series.
- Mahjoub the pretzel vendor appeared last in Superman (Volume 1) #650. In this issue, Superman accepts a free pretzel from him before flying off towards the North Pole. Ironically, Superman's last interaction with Mahjoub was as Clark Kent.
- This is the first and only known appearance of Kryptococcus, the Omni-Germ.
- Bratten, the Daily Planet reporter, appeared last in Action Comics #839.
- St. Martin's Island is not referenced by name in this issue, but it can be correctly identified by its relative positioning to the island of New Troy.
- It is mentioned in this issue that although Lex Luthor is taken to Stryker's Island Penitentiary, he escapes only a few hours later with the help of some flying robots.
- Superman's new Fortress of Solitude is reminiscent of the crystalline fortress as seen in the 1978 Richard Donner film, Superman: The Movie.
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Links and ReferencesEdit
- Action Comics series index at the Grand Comics Database
- Superman article at Wikipedia
- Superman biography page at the Unofficial Guide to the DC Universe
- Superman article at Supermanica
- Superman article at Toonopedia
- Jimmy Olsen article at Wikipedia
- Lois Lane article at Wikipedia
- Lex Luthor article at Wikipedia
- Lex Luthor article at the Unofficial Guide to the DC Universe
- Lex Luthor article at Supermanica
- Toyman article at Wikipedia
- ↑ First and only known appearance to date besides flashbacks
|Up, Up, and Away!|
|Part I: Superman #650||Part II: Action Comics #837||Part III: Superman #651||Part IV: Action Comics #838|
|Part V: Superman #652||Part VI: Action Comics #839||Part VII: Superman #653||Part VIII: Action Comics #840|
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