Like many fans, i designed lots and lots of legion costumes. Legion of superheroes recommended reading list comic. While originally linked to superboy, and later, supergirl, the team eventually grew into its own presence and combats injustice in the 31st century. Later another thief steals, excalibur, the sword of king arthur from the tower.
The great darkness saga deluxe edition hardcover legion of superheroes vol. A technologicallyadvanced paradise where science and reason reign, and things such as poverty and prejudice have become a thing of the past. Lsh 243, 298, 299, 301, 302, 305, annual v3 1, amazing world of dc comics 9, legion archives, my collection, price guides, and the help of net. Ive bought and sold comics for over 40 years and understand that rarely will two people. The legion of superheroes, dc mental block wiki fandom.
Legion of superheroes vol 2 291 dc database fandom. It is notable for featuring appearances by virtually every living. The legion of superheroes investigates a robbery at a museum, but when the culprit begins talking about a coming darkness. With new members joining from planets all over the united planets, the legions sudden growth and power is frightening to many adults and world leaders. Legion of superheroes vol 2 289 dc database fandom. The great darkness saga part 1the legion investigate a robbery at a museum when they are attacked by a mysterious assailant talking about darkness. Cover pencils by keith giffen, inks by frank giacoia.
Legion of superheroes add to your collection with this inexpensive comic this comic is priced to own and we combine shipping. Jacques foccart grew up on africas ivory coast with his two sisters. Its also interesting to note that marvels gladiator was created as an analog to superboy as were his team, the imperial guard, to the legion. Despite this, a world like this still needs heroes to protect it. After a decade of playing second fiddle to superboy in superboy and the legion of superheroes, the legion finally made a grab for the titles marquee when the boy of steel left the 30th century. Sep 01, 1983 the legion of superheroes started when dc wanted to have a group of teenage superheroes from the future evaluate whether or not superboy was worthy of entry into their exclusive club. These comics are solid, gently read, collectible copies unless specified otherwise in the description below. First issue of legion of superheroes, formerly superboy and the legion of superheroes. The rest of the legion searches for its five members who. The primary lph pages are a chronological listing of issues as they were published. The great darkness saga 1st printing legion of superheroes vol. By dc written by paul levitz art by keith giffen larry mahlstedt release date 811982. They come into conflict with the servants of darkness.
A legion team battles the servants of darkness at the tower of london, where they are seeking a powerful magical artifact. Psycho war, script by gerry conway, pencils by joe staton, inks by dave hunt. Legion of super heroes is an american animated television series produced by warner bros. Copper age legion of superheroes comics for sale ebay. After fighting various villains who claimed to be servants of a powerful master, and some of whom were clones of powerful figures in history including superman, the legion learned that their hidden foe was the new. Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Brainiac 5 is trying to cure danielle foccart of a neurological disease at legion hq when disaster strikesin attempting to cure her he inadverntly. Legion of superheroes vol 2 290 dc database fandom. List of legion of superheroes publications wikipedia. That wasnt the case with me on the legion of superheroes when writer paul levitz and artists keith giffen and larry mahlstedt first started working together. This is certainly the most iconic and popular legion story of all time. Inspired by the legend of superboy, they were founded by. Superboy goes into his past and stays there thanks to saturn girl.
The legion publication history lph is a both a quick reference index of all those appearances and an easy way to find links to all the corresponding issue pages in the wiki. It debuted on september 23, 2006, and centers on a young supermans adventures in the 31st century. The adventures of a young clark kent, as superman, during his time with a. The legion of superheroes is a 30th century intergalactic team of superpowered young adults.
At legion hq, the legionnaires cast their initial ballots for a new team leader. Make offer legion of superheroes huge run vfnm 26 book lot. Published by dc comics in 1982, the arc first appears in legion of superheroes vol. When the younger one, danielle, contracted some sort of electrical. Get the best deals on copper age legion of superheroes comics when you shop the. The legion of superheroes is a fictional superhero team appearing in american comic books published by dc comics. Now that doesnt sound like a ringing endorsement, but this is simply an average issue, theres action, but not much purpose. With yuri lowenthal, andy milder, kari wahlgren, adam wylie. The tales that introduced the teenteam known as the legion of superheroes are collected in an omnibus edition for the first time. Element lad is very eager to maintain his position as leader. The legion is pulled into a deep and dangerous plot creatures are stealing magic from throughout the universe. Legion of superheroes recommended reading list comic book. In the early stories, the legionaires are basically a group of teens with clubhouse rules meeting in an upside down rocket in the 30th century to fight crime.
Now that doesnt sound like a ringing endorsement, but this is simply an average. This really felt like a legion book, something i have been waiting for, it seems, for some time. The name later underwent a slight change to superboy and the legion of superheroes. Superman is fighting alongside the eponymous group of superheroes. The legion of superheroes started when dc wanted to have a group of teenage superheroes from the future evaluate whether or not superboy was worthy of entry into their exclusive club. The legion of superheroes is a superhero team appearing in american comic books published by dc comics. Invisible kid ii jacques foccart legion of superheroes. These are great books in the classic run of the boy of steel and the legion in the silver age. The adventures of a young clark kent, as superman, during his time with a team of teenage superheroes in the far future. The legion of superheroes was merely a clever title for a group of teenage superheroes only three of whom were actually named from the far future who went back in time to pay tribute to the greatest teenage superhero of them allthe boy of steel, superboy. Animation, adapted from the dc comics series of the same name.692 244 218 658 799 72 468 184 32 1005 236 49 823 1295 746 531 1208 954 1014 1393 1536 253 163 938 133 801 397 1078 510 456 540 807 775