Episode 33

Published on:

20th Oct 2021

Reign of the Supermen (Crisis 'Til Death VIII)

Host Anthony Desiato finishes digging into the story that got him into comics and made him a lifelong Superman fan as "Crisis 'Til Death" concludes! In the finale, Anthony and guest Bernie Gerstmayr discuss the legendary 90s storyline "Reign of the Supermen," featuring Superboy, Steel, Cyborg Superman, and Eradicator—and the return of the one, true Superman.

This episode covers SUPERMAN #78-83, ACTION #687-692, ADVENTURES #501-505, MAN OF STEEL #22-26, and GREEN LANTERN #46, featuring the work of Dan Jurgens, Roger Stern & Jackson Guice, Karl Kesel & Tom Grummett, and Louise Simonson & Jon Bogdanove.

"Crisis 'Til Death" has concluded, but come back in 2 weeks for the next regular installment of Digging for Kryptonite!

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About the Podcast

Digging for Kryptonite: A Superman Fan Journey
From the Host of My Comic Shop History
Host Anthony Desiato (My Comic Shop History) takes flight with an ongoing, weekly podcast series exploring Superman! Digging for Kryptonite is an examination of Krypton's Last Son across time and media, with deep dives into the creative visions, character elements, eras, and individual stories that have shaped the Man of Steel and the larger DC Universe for more than 80 years.

About your host

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Anthony Desiato

Anthony Desiato, owner and founder of Flat Squirrel Productions, is a lifelong Superman fan, documentary filmmaker, and podcast host who has been chronicling the culture of comic shops for the past decade. Projects include the films MY COMIC SHOP DOCUMENTARY and MY COMIC SHOP COUNTRY, as well as the podcast series MY COMIC SHOP HISTORY and DIGGING FOR KRYPTONITE.