Comic Review: Superboy #2

Superboy #2
Written by Jeff Lemire
Art by Pier Gallo
Cover by Phil Noto
DC Comics
Price $2.99
Release date: December 8, 2010

The brand new Superboy series continues with this second issue. It picks up right where issue one left off with Superboy and his buddy Simon and Krypto are captured by Poison Ivy in which she offers a team up with Superboy to help her get her powers back. They have to fight their way through an outbreak of trees and vines and flowers that have taken over Smallville. They must find the source of what’s going on in a farmhouse in which a farmer is hooked up to what looks like a bomb about to go off. Can Superboy resist the temptation of Ivy or will he fall under her spell?

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New ‘Superboy’ Series Takes Flight This November

In case you hadn’t heard, there’s a new Superboy series coming out this November.

What you see here is the absolutely gorgeous cover to the first issue with art by Rafael Albuquerque (Vertigo’s American Vampire). Click image here at right for full, larger view.

The new ongoing series will feature the talents of writer Jeff Lemire and artist Pier Gallo and according to DC’s Source Blog, will take Superboy “on a journey to a side of Smallville not even Superman knows about.”

This will be Lemire’s first crack at a monthly superhero book and I’m really interested to see how he handles it.

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Jeff Lemire Announced On New ‘Superboy’ Ongoing Series

Some exciting news out of the DC Comics camp this morning. Fan favorite Jeff Lemire (Sweet Tooth, Essex County, The Nobody) will be writing a new ongoing Superboy comic!

Lemire will be teaming with artist Pier Gallo on the new series later this year. Fans will get their first taste of the book in August with a one shot co-feature in Action Comics #892.

That’s one of Gallo’s sketches here at right.

DC’s Source Blog asked Lemire what to expect from the series…

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