Superman: Red Son is a reimagining of the well-known Superman origin story. Instead of landing in middle America, the infant Superman's spacecraft crash lands in communist Russia. He is raised as a favorite son of Joseph Stalin. America, meanwhile, turns to their brightest scientist to combat the super-powerful communist menace: Lex Luthor. In the U.S.S.R., a terrorist Batman harasses and evades the communist Superman who is helped by a corrupted Wonder Woman. Mark Millar upsets your expectations with this mind-bending tale from DC's Elseworlds series. If you are unfamiliar with the Superman story or you are a "Super" fan, you are sure to find a compelling yarn that pulls you along to the mind-blowing end.
"The critically acclaimed Superman: Red Son now collected in a brand new edition! In this vivid tale of Cold War paranoia, the ship carrying the infant who would grow up to become Superman lands in the midst of the 1950s Soviet Union, where he is raisedon a collective. As he becomes a symbol to the Soviet people, the world changes drastically from what we know -- bringing Superman into conflict with Batman, Lex Luthor and others. This volume collect Superman: Red Son #1-3"--