Superman discovers how the Martian conspiracy has affected his own life when he encounters several old foes who aren’t exactly what they appear to be! What are the secrets that he discovers about a not-so-new foe — and a friend? Guest starring the Supergirl from 500,000 years in the future, and introducing Miss Martian!
The entire staff of the Daily Planet suddenly finds itself under a cloud of depression, almost crippling each one with regret and self-doubt. It is fortunate, then, that Jimmy Olsen finds himself wandering into the shop of Madame Xanadu. Only she can lend Superman the strength and hope to outwardly fight this inner battle.