Superman Villains #1 hits your local comic shop next week, but DC Comics dropped a preview for Monkeys Fighting Robots to share.

The book is written by Brian Michael Bendis, Jody Houser, and Matt Fraction. There is a massive art team working on the 48-page one-shot, including Scott Godlewski, Steve Lieber, Bryan Hitch, Jim Mahfood, Cully Hamner, and Riley Rossmo.

About Superman Villains #1:

The Man of Steel’s greatest villains react to the biggest news to ever rock the DC Universe. Lex Luthor, Mongul, Toyman, The Joker, and more of the world’s greatest villains must come to grips with how the world changes now that the truth has been revealed by Superman. Some of comics’ most unique and creative voices unite to tell a story that changes all the rules.


What do you think of Bendis’ run on Superman? Comment below with your thoughts.

Enjoy the Superman Villains #1 Preview:

Superman Villains #1 Sidenotes

Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster created Lex Luthor, with his first appearence in Action Comics #23 from April 1940.

There are two versions of Mongul. Len Wein and Jim Starlin created the first version, that appeared in DC Comics Presents #27 from November 1980. Then Peter J. Tomasi and artist Scot Eaton created the second version, first appearing in Showcase ’95 #8 from September 1995.

Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
As the founder of Monkeys Fighting Robots, I'm currently training for my next job as an astronaut cowboy. Reformed hockey goon, comic book store owner, video store clerk, an extra in 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon,' 'Welcome Back Freshman,' and for one special day, I was a Ghostbuster.