Mattel Justice League Superman figure (black suit variant) (2003)

This Superman figure, produced in 2003, is from the original Justice League animated series line from Mattel. Already creating alternate figures for the line, this is a variant Superman figure with a black suit and black negative spaces within the ’S’ symbol on his chest.

The figure comes with its own stand and collector card. The card can be used as…

Matchbox Justice League Superman die-cast vehicle (2003)

As part of the promotion for the animated series Justice League, Matchbox (by then a division of Mattel) produced this Justice League Superman die-cast vehicle in 2003. This car is apparently based on a 2000 Dodge Viper (minus the fog lights) and has a wrap-around graphic design featuring…

Mattel Superman Batman: Public Enemies action figure 3-pack (2009)

Here is an action figure 3-pack featuring Superman, Lex Luthor, and Power Girl released by Mattel in 2009. This set is based on the direct-to-video animated movie Superman Batman: Public Enemies (which is based on the comic storyline Public Enemies) starring Tim Daly as Superman, Kevin Conroy as Batman, Clancy Brown as Lex Luthor, and Allison Mack as Power Girl. The Luthor figure is one of two in the series and is in his power suit.

Superman: The Last Son of Krypton VHS tape (1996)

In 1996, Warner Bros. released this full-length animated feature called Superman: The Last Son of Krypton on home video. This VHS tape, in its plastic “clam shell” case, contains the pilot episode to Superman: The Animated Series which was a spinoff to the extremely popular Batman: The Animated Series by Bruce Timm.

After an interesting take on the hero’s origin, the story then introduces the megalomaniacal businessman named Lex Luthor who is showcasing his new Lexo-Skel suit of armor which is suddenly…