"Behold! The Ultimate Man!": A scientist distracts Superman with menaces of his creation in order to buy time to evolve himself into the ultimate being.
- Earthman is still in the process of becoming man! I have become that man... Ultimate Man!
...The brain I have is now a million years ahead of yours! The problems that scientist have worked on for generations I can solve in mere moments! I will watch over you and provide for you as a guardian over helpless charges! But hear me, o' world! I must be obeyed! Do not incur my wrath!
Appearing in "Behold! The Ultimate Man!"
- Bently Wayland (Single appearance)
- High Ranking Dissident Troops (Single appearance)
- Ultimate Man (Unnamed) (Real Name) (Only appearance; dies)
- Daily Planet Employees (Unnamed)
- News Reporter (Unnamed) (at Washington D.C.) (On a TV or computer screen) (Single appearance)
- President of the United States (Unnamed) (Mentioned only)
- United States Army
- Brigadier General (Unnamed) (Single appearance)
- United States Marine Corps
- United States Government
- United States Congress (Mentioned only)
- News Reporter (Unnamed) (at Mount Fujihara) (On a TV or computer screen) (Single appearance)
- Rao (Mentioned only)
- God (Mentioned only)
- Nuclear Warheads (Mentioned only)
- Meteors (Destroyed)
- Bolt of Green Kryptonite
- Lens (from the world's largest telescope)
- Enhanced Vision
- Energy Projection
- Attempted Coup
- Armageddon (Mentioned only)
Synopsis for "Behold! The Ultimate Man!"
A scientist distracts Superman with menaces of his creation in order to buy time to evolve himself into the ultimate being.
- Bently Wayland was a presidential advisor who wanted to take control of the United States by a coup.
- Ultimate Man's real name was never revealed in this story.
- No trivia.
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