I’ve fallen in love with those “Mini Kits.” You’ve probably seen them at bookstores. They come in neat boxes, cost way too much for what they are, and cover every conceivable interest — from Harry Potter to calligraphy.
This is the Superman “Glowing Kryptonite” Mini Kit, starring a chunk of plastic space rock that actually lights up when you hit a switch on the bottom of the base.
The included book is just as good. It not only tells you about the different types of Kryptonite (possibly my favorite aspect of the entire DC Comics universe), but also lists any of Superman’s foes and allies that have special relationships with Kryptonite.
The Legion of Real Life Supervillains by Butcher Billy
We recognize that evil exists in this world, but without the garish outfits and metallic appendages, it can sometimes be hard to tell who the true villains really are. It’s a shame that villainry in real life is typically a little subtler than pumpkin bombs and Omega Beams, but that’s no reason not to fight it just the same… and if you can do it while looking schway in a cape, then we might need to be talking about a future for you in vigilantism. Butcher Billy, ever the illustrative timelord, plucked these portraits from the Amalgamation-verse of Earth Prime and the 2D world of dots, complete with 80’s serial intro’s below: