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Noteworthy Superman dates to remember...
March 1: Tim Daly, voice of Superman in Superman: The Animated Series, born in New York, NY in 1956.
March 1: Zack Snyder, director of the Man of Steel movie, born in Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA in 1966.
March 1: Jensen Ackles, Jason Teague in Smallville TV series, born in Dallas, Texas in 1978.
March 9: Artist Rick Burchett (Superman Adventures) born in 1952.
March 12: Traditionally recognized as the birthday of Perry White, editor of the Daily Planet.
March 14: Kirk Alyn, star of two serials, Superman and Atom Man vs Superman, dies in 1999 of natural causes, aged 88.
March 25: Krypto The Superdog premieres in the U.S. on Cartoon Network in 2005.
March 26: Artist Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (Action Comics) born in 1948.
March 31: In 1959, Action #252 introduces us to Superman's cousin, Supergirl.

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WELCOME TO THE SUPERMAN HOMEPAGEPrint

Dedicated to Andrew J Gould - the original keeper of the Superman Homepage!


Welcome! This website is devoted to DC Comics’ Superman, the first and best comic book superhero, who was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. This website is dedicated to giving you information on Superman in all forms of media.

If this is your first visit to this website, then we invite you to take our Guided Tour. If you just want a quick explanation of what’s available within each section visit the Information Page. Otherwise just dive right in and jump to the various sections of the Superman Homepage by clicking on the navigational links on the left hand side of the screen or those in the "Timeline" menu at the top of the screen.




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Below are the very latest events surrounding the Man of Steel! Check the "What’s New" page for a complete list of other recent items.

March 3, 2015: Vote for Metropolis to Appear on the Next Monopoly GamePrint

Monopoly Over the past two weeks BuzzFeed and Monopoly have been asking fans to vote for your favorite city out of a preselected group of cities to appear in the next Monopoly board game. Now they've opened the votes for two spots for ANY city or town in the world.

The Superman Homepage is opening the challenge to Superman fans to have the city of Metropolis included in the next Monopoly board game. While Metropolis is a fictional city within the world of Superman, it is actually a real place in Illinois, where the annual Superman Celebration is held each June.

Simply head to VoteMonopoly.com and type the word "Metropolis" into the appropriate location on the form.

Vote now!


Mild Mannered Reviews - Injustice: Year Three - Chapter #22Print

Injustice: Year Three - Chapter #22

Mild Mannered Reviews - Injustice: Year Three - Chapter #22

Released Digitally: February 23, 2015

"Hellfire and Damnation"

Writer: Brian Buccellato
Penciller: Mike S. Miller
Inker: Mike S. Miller
Cover: Mike S. Miller with J. Nanjan

Reviewed by: T.A. Ewart (aka liheibao)

    A ton of the same with this installment, but story was better on the whole. There is actual movement from the rote stance that the book has been locked into for the last few weeks. It would have been curious to see what Swamp Thing and Poison Ivy may have effected with more time, and the thought of Ivy as another exponent, perhaps even an avatar, of the Green is an interesting one. Still, barring that curiosity, she has served no purpose from introduction to being removed in this issue. It seems that the story has just gotten away from Buccellato. Injustice not only lacks a proper sequence to interest readers, it also lacks even the slightest of ideas. Poison Ivy and Swamp Thing working together is the first bit of stimulation in that direction Injustice has had in some time, and it's been extirpated much too quickly... unless continued somehow in the remaining installments. The rest of the story continues the prosaic plodding that the book has become, as it drags on to a single, slow beat that grows fainter and fainter. The 24 issue format isn't helping Buccellato, who will probably become stronger with more time, but today, in this moment, it appears more than he can handle, this weekly schedule of a popular series.

Click here to read the complete review of Injustice: Year Three - Chapter #22.


March 3, 2015: Warner Bros. Announces "LEGO Batman: Beyond Gotham" Mobile GamePrint

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced its lineup of interactive mobile games which are inspired by some of the company's leading brands including DC Comics and LEGO.

"In just four years, we have launched 25 games with more than 150 million installs worldwide across diverse fighting, strategy, puzzle and action adventure genres, and we will focus our business on a strong games-as-a-service model in 2015," said Greg Ballard, Senior Vice President, Mobile, Social and Emerging Platforms, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment in a statement. "Our line-up of strong titles will deliver deep player engagement, as well as innovation like console game connectivity with games including 'Mortal Kombat X' and 'Batman: Arkham Underworld.'"

For Superman and DC Comics fans, in collaboration with TT Games, Warner Bros. will be releasing a mobile game version of "LEGO Batman: Beyond Gotham":

    The Caped Crusader joins forces with the super heroes of the DC Comics universe in this premium game and blasts off to outer space to stop the evil Brainiac from destroying Earth. Now the greatest super heroes and the most cunning villains must unite and stop Brainiac before it's too late.

Additionally, WB Games San Francisco will be releasing "DC Comics Legends":

    Gamers will grow their collection of legendary DC Comics super heroes and villains, customizing super teams with the right heroes for each encounter in this mobile RPG.

The games, which are free-to-play, are currently under development.


March 3, 2015: Superman Comics Available This WeekPrint

Earth 2 #32 PreviewsWorld.com has released the list of comic books and other items on sale this week. Here are the Superman related items in that list.

On sale date: March 4, 2015 (unless otherwise stated).

The following products are expected to ship to comic book specialty stores this week, with all comics also available for digital download. Note that this list is tentative and subject to change. Please check with your retailer for availability.

Click on the comic book name to purchase its printed edition. Or click on the Kindle icon (Kindle) or iBooks icon (iBooks) next to a comic's title to download it in digital format.

Click on the magnifying glass icon (Sneak Peek) next to a comic's title for a sneak peek at the pages within.


March 3, 2015: New Superman Homepage Mailing List - Poll ResultsPrint

Poll Position In the latest Superman Homepage Member Poll we asked you the following question:

Have you subscribed to the new Superman Homepage mailing list?

While around 5,000 people have subscribed to the new Superman Homepage Mailing List to ensure they continue to receive our "Big Blue Report" newsletter, it seems only a small portion of those people bothered to vote in this poll, with a mere 60 people voting. Either way, it has been an smooth transition from our previous mailing list system to the new one, with a vast majority of our previous subscribers having taken to the new list with no problem.

Here's the complete breakdown:

Yes, I renewed my subscription
Yes, I renewed my subscription
68% [40 Votes]

Yes, I joined for the first time
Yes, I joined for the first time
0% [0 Votes]

No, I decided not to renew my subscription
No, I decided not to renew my subscription
0% [0 Votes]

No, I wasn't subscribed and I'm not going to start now
No, I wasn't subscribed and I'm not going to start now
3% [2 Votes]

I didn't even know about it
I didn't even know about it
29% [17 Votes]


March 3, 2015: "Adventures of Superman" Plaque Nominated for "Best Fan Event"Print

Plaque Dedication The "Adventures of Superman" plaque dedication, which took place in August 2014 to celebrate the 100th birthday of George Reeves (the star of the TV series "Adventures of Superman"), as well as the 100th birthdays of both of Superman's co-creators, Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster this year, has been nominated for a Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Award for "Best Fan Event".

To vote in the Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards, send an email to taraco@aol.com for the "Superman Plaque Dedication" as the Best Fan Event.


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March 2, 2015: Jeremy Jordan Cast as Winslow Schott for TV's SupergirlPrint

Jeremy Jordan According to TVLine.com, Jeremy Jordan ("Smash") has been cast in the role of Winslow "Winn" Schott for the upcoming "Supergirl" TV series.

Winslow "Winn" Schott is described as a twentysomething tech whiz/Comic-Con stalwart who toils for CatCo as a programmer, unaware of his own (toying?) potential. Unware of her secret, he carries a torch for Kara, whom he lives next door to.

The cast now consists of: Melissa Benoist as Kara/Supergirl, Chyler Leigh as Alexandra "Alex" Danvers, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen, Laura Benanti as Alura Zor-El, Calista Flockhart as Cat Grant, David Harewood as Hank Henshaw, and Jeremy Jordan as Winslow Schott.

Andrew Kreisberg (The Flash and Arrow) recently joined Greg Berlanti and Ali Adler as a writer on the series. Glen Winter is directing the pilot episode from a script penned by Ali Adler (No Ordinary Family) and Greg Berlanti (Arrow), both of whom will be executive producers alongside Sarah Schechter and Andrew Kreisberg.

The Supergirl TV series is expected to debut on CBS this September.


March 2, 2015: Supergirls Meet - Melissa Benoist Meets Helen SlaterPrint

Benoist and Slater It would appear as though filming for the pilot episode of the upcoming "Supergirl" TV series may well be underway, with actress Melissa Benoist tweeting a photo of herself with Helen Slater.

As Superman and Supergirl fans know, Helen Slater played Supergirl in the 1984 film of the same name. She (along with Dean Cain) have been cast in top secret, guest-starring roles for the CBS TV show.

Mehcad Brooks (who has been cast to play Jimmy Olsen) posted his own selfie on Instagram also indicating the production on the pilot episode is underway with the statement "Excited to start #supergirl."

The cast consists of: Melissa Benoist as Kara/Supergirl, Chyler Leigh as Alexandra "Alex" Danvers, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen, Laura Benanti as Alura Zor-El, Calista Flockhart as Cat Grant, and David Harewood as Hank Henshaw.

Andrew Kreisberg (The Flash and Arrow) recently joined Greg Berlanti and Ali Adler as a writer on the series. Glen Winter is directing the pilot episode from a script penned by Ali Adler (No Ordinary Family) and Greg Berlanti (Arrow), both of whom will be executive producers alongside Sarah Schechter and Andrew Kreisberg.

The Supergirl TV series is expected to debut on CBS this September.


March 2, 2015: Superman Kid's Watches From FlikFlakPrint

Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA has signed a global partnership with the children's watch brand Flik Flak for a new line of character-inspired watches.

A total of eight WBCP-licensed watches will be launched throughout the year featuring a range of Warner Bros.' properties beginning with the DC Comics superheroes Batman and Superman.

The Batman and Superman watches, which feature the iconic Batman emblem and the S-Shield logo, are available at stores worldwide now.

FlikFlak Superman Watch
FlikFlak Superman Watch

Part of The Swatch Group, Flik Flak watches are designed specifically for children. Additional characters to be featured in the WBCP line will be announced at a later date.


March 2, 2015: Your Live Superman Radio Show - Radio KAL Live!Print

Radio KAL Live! The Superman Homepage hosts a LIVE "Radio KAL" broadcast every week for Superman fans to come chat "on air" about the Man of Steel.

Due to personal reasons, tonight's show has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Our next show will be broadcast on Monday, March 9 at 7.30pm PDT in the U.S. (click here to check what time this is at your location).

Subscribe to "Radio KAL Live!" via iTunes or your favorite Podcatcher.


March 2, 2015: Superman on TV - March 2-8Print

Superman on TV Below are the Superman related TV shows and movies scheduled for the week ahead in the USA and Australia. Anyone in other regions of the world who would like to contribute is more than welcome to add their listings in the comments section below.

United States of America

The animated movie "Superman/Batman: Apocalypse" will air in the U.S. on ACTION MAX on Monday, March 2 at 1.50pm.

The documentary, "How Superman Defeated the KKK", which tells the story of how human rights activist Stetson Kennedy infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan in the 1940s and passed along secret information to the writers of the radio program "The Adventures of Superman", is scheduled to air in the U.S. on the American Heroes Channel on Monday, March 2 at 7.00pm; and then again on Tuesday, March 3 at 2.00am.

Episodes of "Smallville" air on TNT in the U.S. on Thursday mornings. This week's episodes are: Thursday, March 5 - 2.00am "Reaper", 3.00am "Drone".

The animated movie "Superman/Batman: Public Enemies" will air in the U.S. on ACTION MAX on Saturday, March 7 at 5.30am.

The movie "Man of Steel" will air in the U.S. on HBO 2 on Saturday, March 7 at 2.30pm.

Episodes of the 1950s "Adventures of Superman" TV series air on MeTV in the U.S. This week's episodes are:
Monday, March 2 - "Jet Ace" at 4.00pm and "Shot in the Dark" at 4.30pm.
Tuesday, March 3 - "The Defeat of Superman" at 4.00pm and "Superman in Exile" at 4.30pm.
Wednesday, March 4 - "A Ghost for Scotland Yard" at 4.00pm and "The Dog Who Knew Superman" at 4.30pm.
Thursday, March 5 - "The Face and The Voice" at 4.00pm and "The Man in the Lead Mask" at 4.30pm.
Friday, March 6 - "Panic in the Sky" at 4.00pm and "The Machine That Could Plot Crimes" at 4.30pm.
Saturday, March 7 - "Jungle Devil" at 6.00pm and "My Friend Superman" at 6.30pm.

NetFlix.com also has a number of Superman and Justice League TV shows and movies available to watch online.

Australia

In Australia, the animated movie "Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox" airs on Foxtel's Family Movie Channel on Wednesday, March 4 at 12.05am.

Superman picks the wrong pet sitter in the episode of "Robot Chicken" titled "Tubba-Bubba's Now Hubba-Hubba" scheduled to air in Australia on The Comedy Channel on Satursday, March 7 at 8.00am.

The documentary "Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle" will air in Australia on the BBC Knowledge channel on Saturday, March 7 at 8.30pm; again again the next morning at 12.25am.

In Australia, episodes of the "Young Justice: Invasion" animated series air on the following weekdays on Cartoon Network. This week's episodes are:
Tuesday, March 3 - "The Hunt" at 3.30pm
Wednesday, March 4 - "Intervention" at 3.30pm
Thursday, March 5 - "Summit" at 3.30pm
Friday, March 6 - "Endgame" at 3.30pm.

In Australia, the animated movie "Superman/Batman: Apocalypse" airs on GO! (99) on Saturday, March 7 at 11.30pm.

In Australia, the movie "Man of Steel" airs on Foxtel's Premiere Movie Channel on Sunday, March 8 at 12.15am.

If there's anything I've missed please don't hesitate to let me know.