Superman: Red Son by Mark MillarStrange visitor from another world who can change the course of mighty rivers, bend steel in his bare hands ... and who, as the champion of the common worker, fights a never-ending battle for Stalin, Socialism, and the international expansion of the Warsaw Pact.
In this Elseworlds tale, a familiar rocketship crash-lands on Earth carrying an infant who will one day become the most powerful being on the planet. But his ship doesnt land in America. He is not raised in Smallville, Kansas. Instead, he makes his new home on a collective in the Soviet Union!
Collecting SUPERMAN: RED SON #1-3.
Superman - Red Son (Motion Comic)
Hal Jordan (Earth-30)
In this world, the arms race wasn't nuclear, but super human. America's greatest weapon in this cold war was the Green Lantern Marine Corps. A military hero, Col. Hal Jordan and his group of marines are the United States' secret weapon against the Communist superpower Superman has created. In this reality, extraterrestrial Green Lantern Abin Sur still crashed on Earth, but he didn't have time to search for a suitable replacement. His body and ship were recovered and taken to Roswell Army Air Field, where scientists started trying to unlock the secrets of the magical power battery.
The full voice cast was revealed this past week. An Elseworlds tale, Red Son has alternate depictions of several Superman and DC characters as well as historical figures. Other veterans of DC material are coming in from other places. Kennedy, Superior Man, and Svetlana, respectively. The cast has one more name who deserves a special mention. Williams, far from a simple voice actor, has been well-known as a songwriter for many years.
Author Mark Millar created the comic with the premise "what if Superman had been raised in the Soviet Union? The series was told across three large prestige format comic books. It mixes alternate versions of DC super-heroes with alternate-reality versions of real political figures such as Joseph Stalin and John F. In Red Son , Superman 's rocket ship lands on a Ukrainian collective farm rather than in Kansas, an implied reason being a small time difference a handful of hours from the original timeline, meaning Earth's rotation placed Ukraine in the ship's path instead of Kansas. Instead of fighting for "