Superman

Superman

Savage Dawn

Comic Book - 2016
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IT'S DARKEST AT THE DAWN!

Vandal Savage can afford to be patient--he's immortal, thanks to fragments from a comet he came into contact with more than 40,000 years ago...a comet that he has since spent aeons and spilled blood trying to bring back to Earth. A comet that, should he reclaim it, will grant him untold might.

Savage's patience is about to pay off. Through his operatives, he's taken Superman's powers--and, indirectly, his secret identity--to siphon the collective strength of the Justice League and generate the ultimate tractor beam. As the beam draws Savage's long-lost comet all the way back to Earth, unsuspecting souls bearing the immortal's genetic signature are suddenly infused with maddening might, while their "father's" already-incredible power exponentially increases.

Only a handful of heroes, led by Wonder Woman and a depowered Superman, stand between Savage and his comet, and soon even they won't be enough--that is, unless Superman taps into a deadly element from his past to deny his immortal adversary a future of eternal power.

Acclaimed writers Gene Luen Yang (BOXERS & SAINTS), Greg Pak (BATMAN/SUPERMAN), Aaron N. Kuder (SUPERBOY) and Peter J. Tomasi (BATMAN & ROBIN), joined by a who's who of artists including Howard Porter (JUSTICE LEAGUE #3001), Ardian Syaf (BATMAN/SUPERMAN) and Doug Mahnke (GREEN LANTERN), bring one of DC's mightiest--and oldest--villains to the forefront and signal the final days of Krypton's last son. Collects SUPERMAN ANNUAL #3, ACTION COMICS #48-50, SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #25-27 and SUPERMAN #48-50.

This book includes two never-before-published stories following Wonder Woman after the conclusion of the events of SAVAGE DAWN.

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Jan 30, 2017

The full crossover story is collected here, and makes more sense than the issues collected in another large hardcover volume, Return To Glory. This tale pits a Superman who's running out of time against the immortal villain Vandal Savage, out to attain ultimate power. The storyline, when seen in full with all issues involved, works a lot better this way, emphasizing the stakes at hand and the clear difference between right and wrong.

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