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"If Superman Didn't Exist...": Superman's destruction of the ancient temple, created by aliens in prehistoric times, creates an alternate timeline in which humans have no violent tendencies and are easily conquered by the aliens. In response, two children imagine Superman

Quote1.png This has always been a world of ideas. Tahn!-- There must be some way to snuff that spark of imagination! Find those two quickly... ...before they destroy us! Quote2.png
Captain Wzell Sernip

Action Comics #554 is an issue of the series Action Comics (Volume 1) with a cover date of April, 1984. It was published on January 26, 1984.

Synopsis for "If Superman Didn't Exist..."

Superman's destruction of the ancient temple, created by aliens in prehistoric times, creates an alternate timeline in which humans have no violent tendencies and are easily conquered by the aliens. In response, two children imagine Superman coming into existence to defend them--and he does.

Appearing in "If Superman Didn't Exist..."

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  • Jerry (Siegel) (Single appearance)
  • Joe (Shuster) (Single appearance)
  • Jack (Kirby) (Single appearance)
  • Joseph (Simon) (Single appearance)

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  • Zandrians (Flashback and main story) (Single appearance)
    • Captain Wzell Sernip
    • Science Officer Kray
    • Tahn
    • Seedore (Behind the scenes) (Flashback only)

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