Superman reveals his identity to Jimmy Olsen in Superman #18 teaser

DC was kind enough to send along some preview pages of Superman #18 by Brian Michael Bendis and Ivan Reis. This is the first chapter of The Truth, where Superman is going to reveal his identity to everyone in seemingly another misguided attempt to “kill off” Clark Kent.

I’m very leery of this storyline, but at least Bendis is starting things off smartly by having Superman give a heads up to his “best pal” Jimmy Olsen. superman #18 a

One thing for sure is Reis is going to make it look amazing as evidence by these preview pages.



superman #18 cover

The secret is out! The world’s first Super Hero, and the man with one of the world’s biggest secrets, must confront some of his greatest concerns about himself and his place in the galaxy. And how will his boss, his best friend, and the world react? Legendary artist Ivan Reis joins writer Brian Michael Bendis as they introduce the biggest change in the Man of Steel’s life—ever! 

What do you think of this choice? Think it’s a good direction to take Superman in 2020 or think this isn’t a smart decision?

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