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Superman (Kal-El, Clark Kent)

51 Ratings: 3.0
A DC Comics character created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster and widely considered the first superhero and cultural icon.

Superman is a fictional character, a comic book superhero widely considered to be an American cultural icon. Created by American writer Jerry Siegel and Canadian-born artist Joe Shuster in 1932 while both were living in Cleveland, Ohio, and sold to Detective … see full wiki

3 reviews about Superman (Kal-El, Clark Kent)
review by . June 22, 2011
Superman! The original Superhero, so ubiquitous that people forget his origins. I don't mean his origin story, I mean his creation and first appearance in the first ever volume of Action Comics. Also, the fact that the reason the phrase "able to leap tall buildings in a single bound" was included in his list of special powers is that he originally wasn't able to fly. He could leap very high, but not actually fly.     Superman is such an icon that the first Action Comics is now …
Quick Tip by . December 05, 2011
I was never a fan of Superman. This guy is too strong, seriously the only thing that can hurt him is kyptonite. I guess thats why i like Doomsdayso much. He is the only one who is a real threat to superman.
Quick Tip by . August 22, 2011
Often sited as being the most important and most iconic superhero in comics, mainly because he is considered to be the first, Superman is nonetheless one of the most classic cultural icons and he definitely deserves respect. However, as time has gone by, and it's been well over 73 years since he debuted in Action Comics, Issue #1, and during that time Superman has evolved a great deal. It's often forgotten that Superman could not fly in those early issues and that he was not the über-powerful …
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