Superman On Sale Here promotional poster (1989)

This is a Superman On Sale Here poster that was sent to comicbook shops in 1989 to promote the upcoming Superman titles. The poster shows off the enormous artistic talent of the great Jerry Ordway. For those of you who know your Superman history, this poster design is an homage to the cover of Superman number 1 drawn by the legendary Joe Shuster for its landmark 1939 debut which was celebrating its fiftieth anniversary at the time.

Adventures of Superman #500 (1993) – signed by Jerry Ordway

The very deep 1993 story within the pages of Adventures of Superman number 500 is titled “Life After Death!” and tells the tale of Johnathan Kent as he suffers a heart attack. After reliving moments of his life, he meets with Clark’s spirit and tries to convince him that it isn’t his time.

Ata-Boy Superman buttons (2008)

These are four Superman buttons originally produced by Ata-Boy in 2008. The buttons, each measuring at 1.25-inches in diameter, feature an array of designs including artwork from Jose Luiz Garcia-Lopez and Jerry Ordway. The buttons can still be found for sale at select Six Flags theme parks.

Wizard magazine Superman Special (1998)

In 1998, the popular comics publication Wizard magazine released the Wizard Magazine Superman Special. This issue is filled with Superman related stories, bios, facts, and other goodies that make it a Superman fans dream.

Included in the magazine, but not limited to, are bios of Superman, Lois Lane, Lex Luthor, Supergirl (an alternate Earth’s dead Lana Lang proto-matter being version… yep.), Superboy (Kon-El clone version), and many more; a very detailed overview of…

Superman #50 (2nd Series) (1990)

Here is Superman number 50 (2nd series) published in 1990.  In this 48-page issue, Clark Kent confronts Lex Luthor and, later, Superman battles Mister Mxyzptlk who becomes… Grossman, a giant humanoid blob of goo while wearing the ʻG’ from the Galaxy Building.  Also appearing in this issue is The Guardian.  What makes this issue important, though, is that it is…

Superman at War poster (1990)

This is a framed poster entitled Superman at War that was released in 1990. The artwork revisited the idea of what if Superman got involved in World War II. This startling image of Superman pushing over a…

Superman pin set (1988)

In 1988, DC Comics released this set of Superman pins. The set featured a history of Superman with four differently shaped pins with art by four artists: Joe Shuster, Curt Swan, John Byrne and Jerry Ordway.

Superman: The Man of Steel #1 (1991)

Published in 1991, this is the first issue of Superman: The Man of Steel. The issue was written by Louise Simonson – pencilled by Jon Bogdanove, Tom Grummett, Bob McLeod and Dan Jurgens – Inked by Dennis Janke, Jerry Ordway, Bob McLeod and Brett Breeding – with colorists Glenn Whitmore.

There is a scene in this issue where Superman…