Writer: Geoff Johns
Artist: Gary Frank
Inker: Jon Sibal
At the Daily Planet Supergirl ask some of the staff were Clark but Lois sees Supergirl and takes her to the roof to talk alone.
Out in space Superman is being experimented on by some robots in Braniac's space ship. But before they can slice Superman's head open Superman wakes up and destroys them and takes of all of the devices they put into him. Superman starts to explore the space ship and goes into a room with a buch of pods containing some aliens Braniac has captured and is experimenting on. After being attacked by and knocking out an alien named Koko, Superman goes into a room were he finds the city of Kandor.
As he is about grab the city Brainiac appears and comes out of his cocoon taller and more muscular than Superman. Braniac grabs and throws Superman against a wall were some cables grab him.
At Kent Farm Clark's parents are having a conversation about Clark when a storm starts coming at the farm.
Back in the space Braniac starts belittling Superman as an unimpresseive kryptonian. Superman breaks the cables and attacks Braniac, Braniac just shrugs it off and grabs Superman by the head telling him that he is going to go after Supergirl.
On the roof of the Daily Planet Supergirl and Lois are talking about were Clark is when Braniac's space ship appears over Metropolis to the fear of Supergril and all of Metropolis. End of issue.
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