Leap tall buildings with this INSIDE LOOK at George Reeves’ classic show…
Hey, cool: RetroFan’s Halloween issue — featuring an interview with Dark Shadows’ David Selby — is out Oct. 21, just in time for the holiday.
But it’s not all vampires, werewolves and ghosts. There are plenty of other terrific stories in RetroFan #11 — and one that caught my eye was a big feature on TV’s Adventures of Superman.
As I’ve noted before, this has been the year where I really appreciated the show for the first time, so I was naturally drawn not just to the issue’s in-depth history of George Reeves’ iconic show but a series of 10 debunked myths about it. (If only there were 13!)
So for this issue’s EXCLUSIVE EXCERPT, here are ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN MYTHS — DEBUNKED, by Ernest Farino, who took inspiration from Super-historian Michael Hayde.
But before we get to that, check out the issue’s table of contents:
Neat, huh? I’d say so.
But now it’s time to “Look! Up in the sky!” with ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN MYTHS — DEBUNKED:
(UPDATED: Some readers have complained that the type is too small to read on a smartphone if you access the story on Facebook. While we work on a fix, here’s a workaround: Copy the actual URL from 13th Dimension into your browser and then you can zoom in on the type on your device. — Dan)
RetroFan #11 is due out Oct. 21. It will be available in comics shops and from magazine sellers. You can also order it directly from publisher TwoMorrows. (Click here.)
— GEORGE REEVES’ SUPERMAN: It Took Decades But I Finally Get What Made Him Great. Click here.
— GEORGE REEVES’ Surprising Influence on Bronze Age SUPERMAN. Click here.