Action Comics #500 (1979)

Welcome to the 500th Superman Collectible on this WordPress site!

In celebration, here is a copy of Action Comics number 500 published in 1979. It features a dynamic cover by Ross Andrew and Dick Giordano. On the cover are Superman, Lois Lane, and Supergirl referring to copy of the 500th issue. These types of covers are known as “infinity covers” since they appear to go on forever. The issue itself contains…

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Superman #162 (1963)

Long before there was ever a title called “Elseworlds”, DC Comics stories that took place outside of the established timeline were known as an “Imaginary Tale” or an “Imaginary Novel”. This is a copy of Superman number 162 from 1963 in which Superman attempts to duplicate himself to solve the world’s problems. Subjecting himself to various forms of Kryptonite, he ends up…

Superman Returns the Official Movie Adaptation comic (2006)

As it is with most comic book adaptations, the writers and artists are given early versions of the movie script, production photos, and (sometimes) footage to work with. This adaptation of the 2006 motion picture Superman Returns is no exception. The comic opens with what was the original open to the movie before being edited out. It mimics the intro to Superman: The Movie complete with…

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…