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Superman: The Man of Steel #80 is an issue of the series Superman: The Man of Steel (Volume 1) with a cover date of June, 1998.

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Supporting Characters:


  • Nazi Party
    • Atomic Skull (Lawrence Dennis)
    • Butch
    • Emil Norvell
    • Senator Barrows
    • True Patriots Club

Other Characters:

  • Evelyn Curry (Mentioned only)
  • Freddie (Mentioned only)
  • Governor
  • Hannah Ebenger
  • Libby Ebenger
  • Mr. Ebenger
  • U.S. Military (Mentioned only)
  • Warden Green (Phone call only)



  • American Nazi
  • Pulitzer Prize (Mentioned only)


  • Sedan


  • Part of Dominus Effect
  • Despite the triangle numbering the setting and story carries over into the next issue of this series.


There are several references to Action Comics #1 and Action Comics #2 such as Superman preventing the execution of Evelyn Curry after the real killer confessed, stopping a man from beating his wife and fighting American fascists including Senator Barrows and the munitions magnate Emil Norvelle. One panel also recreates the cover of Action Comics #1.

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