Adventures of Superman comic books issue 573
Written by Stuart Immonen and Mark Millar; art by Steve Epting and Denis Rodier; cover by Phil Jimenez. The new era continues with a look at Superman through the eyes of ordinary people! Flashbacks to Smallville and young Clark Kent's first attempt to "leap tall buildings" contrast with a modern adventure where Clark, not Superman, must come to the aid of a lone man making a stand against Luthor. Plus, a brief appearance by Luthor's new bodyguards -- Mercy (based on the character from The New Batman/Superman Adventures) and her partner, Hope. For more information, see the feature article. Note: A signed version is offered in the Dynamic Forces section of Previews. FC, 32 pg." Cover price $1.99.