Comic Cover Of The Week: Superman #40
And the award for the best cover of the week goes to… Superman #40. This really is a master class in cover art, drawn by two of comics’ most legendary artists, Klaus Janson and one time Marvel mainstay John Romita Jr. To be honest it was a difficult choice between this amazing cover and its variant below, but both are deserving of this week’s spotlight.
Plot Synopsis: John Romita Jr also takes on solo writing duties for this issue, that tells the story of the testing of the man of steel’s new solar flare power against the Justice League. But could the sudden appearance of an unexpected and powerful enemy end Superman’s life?.
Superman #40 is available at your local comic book emporium right now. Written by: John Romita Jr. Cover and interior art by: Klaus Janson, John Romita Jr. Variant cover by: Gary Frank, John Romita Jr, Klaus Janson and Dave Johnson.