Original Airdate: October 20, 1990
Matt Ritter is kidnapped while investigating rumors of a monster in a dense forest near the Lakeside Nuclear Power Facility which is operated by Patrick Kenderson. Lana Lang and Clark Kent search the forest and discover the tragic origins of the creature. With all his super powers, Superboy is not able to save the creature from the guns of local hunters.
Guest cast: Jordan Williams as Patrick Kenderson, Michael Pniewski, Antoni Carone, Tom Nowicki as Bob, Dennis Neal as Ed, Robert Small as Ron, Paul Vroom as Hal, Buddy Staccardo as Jerry, Kathy Nell as Mrs. Carter, Joe E. Ring as the bartender, D. Christian Gottshall as Amie.