Parker Brothers Justice League of America Monopoly Collector’s Edition board game (1999)

When the Warner Bros Studio Store was closing its doors at our local mall back in 2001, the store had marked down almost all of their items for quick sale. All, of course, except the gallery items. Toward the end, when most of the merchandise was being picked clean, a stack of these Parker Brothers Justice League of America Monopoly Collector’s Edition board games were among the items left. The board game comes with eight custom pewter tokens which include Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman. As an added bonus, the box also comes with…

Superman Birthright #1 (2003)

In a re-telling of Superman’s origin, Superman Birthright loosely borrows stories from various sources and continuities.  That, however, by no means implies that it’s a mere copy.  This first issue starts on Krypton as we see Jor-El and Lara testing ship after ship which eventually fail.  Finally, after baby Kal-El is sent off in a ship that succeeds, we are transported in time to…

Superman: The Man of Tomorrow #1 (1995)

Here is the first issue of Superman: The Man of Tomorrow published in 1995. With the tagline “A Return to Greatness”, Superman has long since returned from the dead and has been restored to “full power” (as it was at that point in the 1990s).

In the story, Superman discovers something strange about…

Super Friends Special #1 (1981)

In this double issue of Super Friends Special number 1, the first story deals with Gleek being abducted by a villain named the Menagerie Man who uses animals to steal. After several pages of fun games, puzzles and drawing, story number two begins and tells the tale of…