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80 Greatest Superman and Lois Lane Stories Ever Told Master List

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80 Greatest Superman and Lois Lane Stories Ever Told Master List

2018 marks the 80th anniversary of both Superman and Lois Lane, who both made their debuts in Action Comics #1 by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster way back in 1938.

In honor of the occasion, we asked you to vote for the stories starring Superman and Lois Lane that you felt were the greatest ones for each character. Hundreds of you voted and we counted down the results for the last month. Here, then, is the complete master list of all 80 stories!

Click on any story for a write-up about that story.

LOIS LANE

40. “Lois’ Super-Gamble” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #56)

39. “Whom Gods Destroy” (Superman/Wonder Woman: Whom Gods Destroy #1-4)

38. “My Death…By Lois Lane” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #115)

37. “Black Dawn” (Superman #20-25)

36. “Who Killed Superwoman?” (Superwoman #1-7)

35. “The Turnabout Powers” (Superman Family #207)

34. “From the Heart” (Superman #118 )

33. “Have You Ever Told Me The Story of My Life?” (Superman Family #206)

32. “Wedding Daze” (Superman #62)

31. “From Krypton With Love” (Superman: 80-Page Giant #2)

30. “Pantheon” (Superman: The Man of Steel #126-127)

29. “The Devil’s Bride” (Sueprman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #102-103)

28. “The Road Least Traveled” (Superman #704)

27. “The Romance of Superbaby and Baby Lois!” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #42)

26. “True Love” (Action Comics #600)

25. “How Lois Got Her Job” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #17)

24. “The Wedding Album” (Superman: The Wedding Album #1)

23. “The New Lois Lane” (Showcase #9)

22. “Visitor” (Action Comics #597)

21. “Back at the Planet” (Action Comics #964-965)

20. “Superman’s Fiancee, Lois Lane” (Superman #59)

19. “Superman’s Phony Manager” (Action Comics #6)

18. “Lois Lane’s Super-Perfect Crime” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #59)

17. “The War Within” (Superman Adventures #11-12)

16. “Secrets in the Night” (Action Comics #662 plus Superman #53, really)

15. “Girlfrenzy” (Superman: Lois Lane #1)

14. “Lois and Clark” (Superman: Lois and Clark #1-8)

13. “…For A Thousand Years” (Action Comics #761)

12. “Get Out of My Life, Superman!” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #80-81)

11. “Lois Lane’s Romance with Jor-El!” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #59)

10. “With This Ring…” (Superman #168/Detective Comics #756)

9. “Who Killed Lucy Lane?” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #120)

8. “Unconventional Warfare” (Adventures of Superman #627-632)

7. “Superman Takes a Wife” (Action Comics #484)

6. “When It Rains, God Is Crying” (Lois Lane #1-2)

5. “Enemy Mine” (The Man of Steel #4)

4. “I Am Curious (Black)” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #106)

3. “She’s a Wonder!” (Wonder Woman #170)

2. “Superman’s Forbidden Room”/”Sweet Dreams, Superwoman…” (All Star Superman #2-3)

1. “Story of the Century” (Man of Steel #2)

SUPERMAN

40. “Time and Time Again” (Adventures of Superman #476-478, Action Comics #663-664, Superman #54-55)

39. “The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue!” Superman #162

38. “Final Crisis” (Final Crisis #1-7, Superman Beyond #1-2)

37. “Champion of the Oppressed” (Action Comics #1-2)

36. “Peace on Earth” (Superman: Peace on Earth)

35. “For Tomorrow” (Superman #204-215)

34. “The Secret Revealed!” (Superman #2)

33. “Last Son” (Action Comics #844-846, 851 and Action Comics Annual #11)

32. “Exile” (Superman #28-30, 32-33, Adventures of Superman #451-456, Action Comics Annual #2 and Action Comics #643)

31. “Kryptonite Nevermore!” (Superman #233-238, 240-242)

30. “The Showdown Between Luthor and Superman!” (Superman #164)

29. “Superman Under the Red Sun!” (Action Comics #300)

28. “Brainiac” Action Comics #866-870

27. “Funeral for a Friend” (Justice League America #70, Adventures of Superman #498-499, Superman #76-77, Superman: Man of Steel #20-21, Action Comics #685-686)

26. “Superman’s Race With the Flash!” (Superman #199)

25. “The Living Legends of Superman” (Superman #400)

24. “The Origin of Superman!” (Superman #53)

23. “Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes” (Action Comics #858-863)

22. “The Supergirl from Krypton!” (Action Comics #252)

21. “Reign of the Supermen” (Action Comics #687-691, Adventures of Superman #500-505, Green Lantern Volume 3, #46, Superman Volume 2 #78-82 and Superman: The Man of Steel #22-26)

20. “Must There Be a Superman?” (Superman #247)

19. “Truth” (Superman #41-47, Action Comics #41-47, Batman/Superman #21-27 and Superman/Wonder Woman #18-24)

18. “The Girl From Superman’s Past” (Superman #129)

17. “The Last Days of Superman!” (Superman #156)

16. “Up, Up and Away” (Superman #650-653 and Action Comics #837-840)

15. “The Death of Superman” (Superman: The Man of Steel #17-19, Superman Volume 2 #73-75, Adventures of Superman #496-497, Action Comics #683-684 and Justice League America #69)

14. “The Life Story of Superman” (Action Comics #500)

13. “The Death of Superman” (Superman #149)

12. “Birthright” (Superman: Birthright #1-12)

11. “Superman for All Seasons” (Superman For All Seasons #1-4)

10. Kingdom Come (Kingdom Come #1-4)

9. “Red Son” (Superman: Red Son #1-3)

8. “Man of Steel” (Man of Steel #1-6)

7. “What’s So Funny about Truth, Justice & the American Way?” (Action Comics #775)

6. “Superman and the Fiend from Dimension 5” (Action Comics #1-18)

5. “Secret Identity” (Superman: Secret Identity #1-4)

4. “Return to Krypton” (Superman #141)

3. “Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?” (Superman #423/Action Comics #583)

2. All-Star Superman (All Star Superman #1-12)

1. “For the Man Who has Everything” (Superman Annual #11)

Thanks for voting!

I’m sure I will have some other poll for you to vote in soon! Plus, of course, our annual Top 100 poll!

2018 marks the 80th anniversary of both Superman and Lois Lane, who both made their debuts in Action Comics #1 by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster way back in 1938.

In honor of the occasion, we asked you to vote for the stories starring Superman and Lois Lane that you felt were the greatest ones for each character. Hundreds of you voted and we counted down the results for the last month. Here, then, is the complete master list of all 80 stories!

Click on any story for a write-up about that story.

LOIS LANE

40. “Lois’ Super-Gamble” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #56)

39. “Whom Gods Destroy” (Superman/Wonder Woman: Whom Gods Destroy #1-4)

38. “My Death…By Lois Lane” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #115)

37. “Black Dawn” (Superman #20-25)

36. “Who Killed Superwoman?” (Superwoman #1-7)

35. “The Turnabout Powers” (Superman Family #207)

34. “From the Heart” (Superman #118 )

33. “Have You Ever Told Me The Story of My Life?” (Superman Family #206)

32. “Wedding Daze” (Superman #62)

31. “From Krypton With Love” (Superman: 80-Page Giant #2)

30. “Pantheon” (Superman: The Man of Steel #126-127)

29. “The Devil’s Bride” (Sueprman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #102-103)

28. “The Road Least Traveled” (Superman #704)

27. “The Romance of Superbaby and Baby Lois!” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #42)

26. “True Love” (Action Comics #600)

25. “How Lois Got Her Job” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #17)

24. “The Wedding Album” (Superman: The Wedding Album #1)

23. “The New Lois Lane” (Showcase #9)

22. “Visitor” (Action Comics #597)

21. “Back at the Planet” (Action Comics #964-965)

20. “Superman’s Fiancee, Lois Lane” (Superman #59)

19. “Superman’s Phony Manager” (Action Comics #6)

18. “Lois Lane’s Super-Perfect Crime” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #59)

17. “The War Within” (Superman Adventures #11-12)

16. “Secrets in the Night” (Action Comics #662 plus Superman #53, really)

15. “Girlfrenzy” (Superman: Lois Lane #1)

14. “Lois and Clark” (Superman: Lois and Clark #1-8)

13. “…For A Thousand Years” (Action Comics #761)

12. “Get Out of My Life, Superman!” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #80-81)

11. “Lois Lane’s Romance with Jor-El!” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #59)

10. “With This Ring…” (Superman #168/Detective Comics #756)

9. “Who Killed Lucy Lane?” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #120)

8. “Unconventional Warfare” (Adventures of Superman #627-632)

7. “Superman Takes a Wife” (Action Comics #484)

6. “When It Rains, God Is Crying” (Lois Lane #1-2)

5. “Enemy Mine” (The Man of Steel #4)

4. “I Am Curious (Black)” (Superman’s Girl Friend, Lois Lane #106)

3. “She’s a Wonder!” (Wonder Woman #170)

2. “Superman’s Forbidden Room”/”Sweet Dreams, Superwoman…” (All Star Superman #2-3)

1. “Story of the Century” (Man of Steel #2)

SUPERMAN

40. “Time and Time Again” (Adventures of Superman #476-478, Action Comics #663-664, Superman #54-55)

39. “The Amazing Story of Superman-Red and Superman-Blue!” Superman #162

38. “Final Crisis” (Final Crisis #1-7, Superman Beyond #1-2)

37. “Champion of the Oppressed” (Action Comics #1-2)

36. “Peace on Earth” (Superman: Peace on Earth)

35. “For Tomorrow” (Superman #204-215)

34. “The Secret Revealed!” (Superman #2)

33. “Last Son” (Action Comics #844-846, 851 and Action Comics Annual #11)

32. “Exile” (Superman #28-30, 32-33, Adventures of Superman #451-456, Action Comics Annual #2 and Action Comics #643)

31. “Kryptonite Nevermore!” (Superman #233-238, 240-242)

30. “The Showdown Between Luthor and Superman!” (Superman #164)

29. “Superman Under the Red Sun!” (Action Comics #300)

28. “Brainiac” Action Comics #866-870

27. “Funeral for a Friend” (Justice League America #70, Adventures of Superman #498-499, Superman #76-77, Superman: Man of Steel #20-21, Action Comics #685-686)

26. “Superman’s Race With the Flash!” (Superman #199)

25. “The Living Legends of Superman” (Superman #400)

24. “The Origin of Superman!” (Superman #53)

23. “Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes” (Action Comics #858-863)

22. “The Supergirl from Krypton!” (Action Comics #252)

21. “Reign of the Supermen” (Action Comics #687-691, Adventures of Superman #500-505, Green Lantern Volume 3, #46, Superman Volume 2 #78-82 and Superman: The Man of Steel #22-26)

20. “Must There Be a Superman?” (Superman #247)

19. “Truth” (Superman #41-47, Action Comics #41-47, Batman/Superman #21-27 and Superman/Wonder Woman #18-24)

18. “The Girl From Superman’s Past” (Superman #129)

17. “The Last Days of Superman!” (Superman #156)

16. “Up, Up and Away” (Superman #650-653 and Action Comics #837-840)

15. “The Death of Superman” (Superman: The Man of Steel #17-19, Superman Volume 2 #73-75, Adventures of Superman #496-497, Action Comics #683-684 and Justice League America #69)

14. “The Life Story of Superman” (Action Comics #500)

13. “The Death of Superman” (Superman #149)

12. “Birthright” (Superman: Birthright #1-12)

11. “Superman for All Seasons” (Superman For All Seasons #1-4)

10. Kingdom Come (Kingdom Come #1-4)

9. “Red Son” (Superman: Red Son #1-3)

8. “Man of Steel” (Man of Steel #1-6)

7. “What’s So Funny about Truth, Justice & the American Way?” (Action Comics #775)

6. “Superman and the Fiend from Dimension 5” (Action Comics #1-18)

5. “Secret Identity” (Superman: Secret Identity #1-4)

4. “Return to Krypton” (Superman #141)

3. “Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?” (Superman #423/Action Comics #583)

2. All-Star Superman (All Star Superman #1-12)

1. “For the Man Who has Everything” (Superman Annual #11)

Thanks for voting!

I’m sure I will have some other poll for you to vote in soon! Plus, of course, our annual Top 100 poll!

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