Episode 92

Published on:

28th Feb 2023

Superman Transformed (Electric 'Til One Million I)

Host Anthony Desiato and guest Bernie Gerstmayr start digging into one of Superman's most notorious Triangle Era storylines in the kickoff to "Electric 'Til One Million," an epic podcast event surveying the late 1990s in comics and beyond.

In Part I, Anthony and Bernie discuss the Man of Steel's post-Final Night "Power Struggle," followed by his electrical transformation and donning of the blue containment suit as the "Electric Superman" saga begins.

This episode covers: Superman #119-125 by Dan Jurgens & Ron Frenz; Man of Steel #64-69 by Louise Simonson & Jon Bogdanove; Action Comics #729-734 by Dave Michelinie & Tom Grummett; Adventures of Superman #542-547 by Karl Kesel & Stuart Immonen; and Man of Tomorrow #7-8 by Roger Stern & Paul Ryan.

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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 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 over 86 years. New episodes every Tuesday.
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Anthony Desiato

Anthony Desiato, owner and founder of Flat Squirrel Productions, is a lifelong Superman fan, documentary filmmaker (MY COMIC SHOP COUNTRY), and podcaster. He hosts a network of podcasts including: DIGGING FOR KRYPTONITE, ANOTHER EXCITING EPISODE IN THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN, SUMMONING THE ZORDS, and MY COMIC SHOP HISTORY.