SuperHero of the Day

Superhero Book 2e
ISBN: 9781578593750

Which superhero began as a 16-page newspaper insert adventure series distributed by the Tribune Syndicate in the 1940s?

  • The series, created by Will Eisner, is still appreciated for its innovative design work, mimicking movie camera angles.
  • After Eisner died in 2005, his hero was brought back to the comic book world in 2007 by Darwyn Cooke and Jeff Loeb.
  • He was ahead of his time in many ways, offering readers sophisticated plotlines about a hero with no real superpowers other than a secret identity.
  • Before becoming a hero, he was detective Denny Colt.

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