"The Sandman": A scientific accident creates a duplicate of Superman composed of sand, which gradually steals his powers and becomes more and more like him.
Superman Special (Volume 2) #1 is a one-shot with a cover date of November, 1992. It was published on September 3, 1992.
Appearing in "The Sandman"
- Lois Lane
- Jimmy Olsen
- Newsboy Legion
- Sand Superman (Only appearance; dies) (First appearance of the Post-Crisis New Earth version)
- Lex Luthor
- Bank robbers
- Zod (Pocket Universe) (Statue only)
- Quex-Ul (Pocket Universe) (Statue only)
- Zaora (Pocket Universe) (Statue only)
- Luthor's tracker
- Team Luthor
- Other Luthor's employees
- Kryptonite Man (Mentioned only)
- Project Cadmus
Synopsis for "The Sandman"
A scientific accident creates a duplicate of Superman composed of sand, which gradually steals his powers and becomes more and more like him.
- Dr. Bruce M. Simonson is credited as "Technical Advisor".
- This story is set prior to Luthor's and Superman's deaths.
- Additional posters illustrated by: Barry Windsor-Smith, Frank Miller, Curt Swan and Art Thibert, Michael Golden, Jon J. Muth, Todd McFarlane, Geof Darrow.
- Superman Recommended Reading
- Action Comics (Volume 1)
- Action Comics (Volume 2)
- Adventures of Superman (Volume 1)
- Batman/Superman (Volume 1)
- Batman/Superman (Volume 2)
- DC Comics Presents (Volume 1)
- Superman (Volume 1)
- Superman (Volume 2)
- Superman (Volume 3)
- Superman (Volume 4)
- Superman (Volume 5)
- Superman/Batman (Volume 1)
- Superman Confidential (Volume 1)
- Superman: The Man of Steel (Volume 1)
- Superman: The Man of Tomorrow (Volume 1)
- Superman/Wonder Woman (Volume 1)
- World's Finest (Volume 1)
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