The Legion of Super-Heroes Archives #7

DC Comics

United States

Published
[September] 1997
Page count
240
Cover price
$49.95
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/65272

Credits

Editing
Bob Kahan
Mort Weisinger (original editor of all reprinted material)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Saturn Girl; Superboy; Brainiac 5; Colossal Boy; Dream Girl; Ultra Boy; Mon-El; Cosmic Boy; Triplicate Girl

Credits

Art
Frank Miller
Colours
Tom McCraw
Editing
Bob Kahan
Mort Weisinger (original editor of all reprinted material)

Notes

Though Triplicate Girl appears on the cover, all interior stories feature Duo Damsel. ISBN 1-56389-398-3

Show/hide 1. Legion of Super-Heroes Archives: Volume 7 Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 1 page

Featuring

Characters
Karate Kid; Superboy; Shadow Lass; Brainiac 5; Cosmic Boy

Credits

Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #366

Notes

frontispiece

Show/hide 2. Table of Contents Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 2 pages

Featuring

Characters
Superboy

Credits

Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #367
Show/hide 3. Foreword Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 3 pages

Featuring

Characters
Brainiac 5; Sun Boy; Karate Kid

Credits

Script
Tom Peyer
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Typeset

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #367 [illo only]
Show/hide 4. The End of the Legion! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Colossal Boy; Cosmic Boy; Invisible Kid; Element Lad

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Ira Schnapp

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #359
Show/hide 5. The Outlawed Legionnaires! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Invisible Kid; Chameleon Boy; Brainiac 5; Phantom Girl; Superboy; Bouncing Boy; Ultra Boy; Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Karate Kid; Sun Boy; Element Lad; Colossal Boy; Duo Damsel; Dream Girl; Star Boy; Matter-Eater Lad; Light Lass; Mon-El; Bouncing Boy; Princess Projectra; Supergirl; Shrinking Violet]; Kandro Boltax; R.J. Brande

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Milton Snapinn

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #359 (August 1967)
The Outlawed Legionnaires!
Also printed
United States
Superboy & the Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 1977 series) #238 (April 1978)
The Outlawed Legionnaires!
 
Australia
Super Heroes Album (Murray, 1977 series) #14 ([November 1979?])
The Outlawed Legionnaires
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #359

Synopsis

When the new United Planets President outlaws the Legion, some are sent to the Takron-Galtos prison planet, some are imprisoned on Earth, and the rest go underground.

Notes

Continues in next story.

Show/hide 6. The Legion Chain Gang! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superboy; Mon-El; Ultra Boy

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Ira Schnapp

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360
Show/hide 7. [Part I]: The Legion Chain Gang! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Matter-Eater Lad; Mon-El; Ultra Boy; Karate Kid; Shrinking Violet; Star Boy; Invisible Kid; Chameleon Boy; Duo Damsel; Brainiac 5; Star Boy; Saturn Girl; Element Lad; Phantom Girl; Colossal Boy; Dream Girl; Lightning Lad; Bouncing Boy; Cosmic Boy]; R.J. Brande; Kandro Boltax; Rond Vidar

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360 (September 1967)
The Legion Chain Gang
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #111 ([November 1968?])
The Legion Chain Gang Part 2: The Legion Spies
 
United States
Superboy & the Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 1977 series) #238 (April 1978)
[Part I]: The Legion Chain Gang!
 
United States
Superboy & the Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 1977 series) #238 (April 1978)
Part II: The Legion Spies
 
Australia
Super Heroes Album (Murray, 1977 series) #14 ([November 1979?])
The Legion Chain Gang
 
Australia
Super Heroes Album (Murray, 1977 series) #14 ([November 1979?])
Part II The Legion Spies
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360

Synopsis

The Legionnaires who went underground break out the Legionnaires imprisoned on Earth.

Notes

Continues from previous story.

Show/hide 8. Part II: The Legion Spies (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Duo Damsel; Shrinking Violet; Lightning Lad; Karate Kid; Chameleon Boy; Brainiac 5; Phantom Girl; Bouncing Boy; Invisible Kid; Cosmic Boy; Star Boy; Mon-El; Element Lad; Matter-Eater Lad; Ultra Boy; Superboy; Colossal Boy; Sun Boy; Dream Girl; Saturn Girl; Princess Projectra]; Universo [also as Kandro Boltax]; Rond Vidar

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Milton Snapinn

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360 (September 1967)
The Legion Chain Gang
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #111 ([November 1968?])
The Legion Chain Gang Part 2: The Legion Spies
 
United States
Superboy & the Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 1977 series) #238 (April 1978)
[Part I]: The Legion Chain Gang!
 
United States
Superboy & the Legion of Super-Heroes (DC, 1977 series) #238 (April 1978)
Part II: The Legion Spies
 
Australia
Super Heroes Album (Murray, 1977 series) #14 ([November 1979?])
The Legion Chain Gang
 
Australia
Super Heroes Album (Murray, 1977 series) #14 ([November 1979?])
Part II The Legion Spies
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360

Synopsis

The Legionnaires on Earth uncover the President's scheme and expose him as the mind-controlling Universo.

Show/hide 9. The Unkillables! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Phantom Girl; Superboy; Colossal Boy

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Joe Letterese

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #361
Show/hide 10. [Part I]: The Unkillables! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Karate Kid; Duo Damsel; Superboy; Brainiac 5; Colossal Boy; Bouncing Boy; Star Boy; Phantom Girl; Shrinking Violet; Ultra Boy]; Kandro Boltax

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Jim Mooney (pencils)
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #361 (October 1967)
The Unkillables
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #112 ([December 1968?])
The Unkillables Part 2: Time's Most Notorious Killers
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #167 ([July 1973?])
The Unkillables
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #167 ([July 1973?])
Part II Time's Most Notorious Killers!
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #361

Synopsis

The Legionnaires are asked to escort an embassy of Dominators to Earth.

Show/hide 11. Part II: Time's Most Notorious Killers! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Star Boy; Superboy; Colossal Boy; Bouncing Boy; Ultra Boy; Duo Damsel; Phantom Girl; Karate Kid; Brainiac 5; Shrinking Violet]

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #361 (October 1967)
The Unkillables
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #112 ([December 1968?])
The Unkillables Part 2: Time's Most Notorious Killers
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #167 ([July 1973?])
The Unkillables
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #167 ([July 1973?])
Part II Time's Most Notorious Killers!
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #361

Synopsis

The Legionnaires protect the Dominators from attacks by the Unkillables, who turn out to be assassins, genetically-modified with the DNA of notorious killers from history by the deposed former leader of the Dominators.

Show/hide 12. The Lone Wolf Legionnaire Reporter! (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Jimmy Olsen [also as Elastic Lad]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Duo Damsel; Brainiac 5; Mon-El; Element Lad]

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Art
Pete Costanza
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw

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From GCD
from Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1954 series) #106

Synopsis

Jimmy Olsen is brought to the 30th century to help Duo Damsel put out the Legion Bulletin, but ends up becoming news, rather than writing it.

Notes

Writing credit from index of original on GCD. Credited as "Unknown" on item.

Show/hide 13. Untitled (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Cosmic Boy; Duo Damsel]; Dr. Mantis Morlo; Gorn

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Ira Schnapp

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #362
Show/hide 14. The Chemoids Are Coming! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Invisible Kid; Sun Boy; Phantom Girl; Cosmic Boy; Brainiac 5; Duo Damsel; Light Lass; Karate Kid; Superboy; Brainiac 5; Chameleon Boy; Karate Kid; Star Boy; Dream Girl; Saturn Girl; Ultra Boy; Mon-El; Princess Projectra; Bouncing Boy]; Dr. Mantis Morlo; Gorn; King Voxv of Orando

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Pete Costanza (pencils)
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #362

Synopsis

The Legionnaires try to shut down the experiments of Dr. Mantis Morlo, but he keeps some hidden from their view. Later, emergency calls from Daxam, Orando, and Naltor draw three teams of Legionnaires. The team that goes to Orando finds a culture at the level of Earth's Middle Ages and Dr. Morlo.

Notes

Continues in next story.

Show/hide 15. Black Day for the Legion! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Duo Damsel; Brainiac 5; Cosmic Boy]; Dr. Mantis Morlo

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Joe Letterese

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #363
Show/hide 16. [Part I]: Black Day for the Legion! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Karate Kid; Bouncing Boy; Superboy; Ultra Boy; Phantom Girl; Brainiac 5; Sun Boy; Invisible Kid; Chameleon Boy; Duo Damsel; Cosmic Boy; Princess Projectra; Light Lass; Element Lad; Saturn Girl; Mon-El; Lightning Lad; Colossal Boy]; Dr. Mantis Morlo

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Pete Costanza (pencils)
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #363

Synopsis

Morlo escapes the Legion team on Orando, while at the same time a second Morlo encounters and escapes the team on Daxam.

Notes

Continues from previous story.

Show/hide 17. Part II: Target... Earth! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Princess Projectra; Mon-El; Star Boy; Dream Girl; Invisible Kid; Ultra Boy; Matter-Eater Lad; Chameleon Boy; Phantom Girl; Brainiac 5]; Dr. Mantis Morlo

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Pete Costanza (pencils)
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #363 (December 1967)
Part II: Target... Earth!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #114 ([February 1969?])
Part II: Target… Earth
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #363

Synopsis

The Legionnaires on Naltor encounter a third Morlo, but all three were decoys meant to distract the Legion from Morlo's real plot to blow up Earth.

Show/hide 18. The Revolt of the Super-Pets! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy]; Legion of Super-Pets [Comet; Krypto; Beppo; Streaky]

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #364
Show/hide 19. [Part I]: The Revolt of the Super-Pets (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Saturn Girl; Sun Boy; Star Boy; Chameleon Boy; Invisible Kid; Brainiac 5; Phantom Girl; Colossal Boy; Shrinking Violet; Supergirl; Light Lass]; Legion of Super-Pets [Proty II; Comet; Streaky; Beppo; Krypto]; Rikkor Rost

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Pete Costanza (pencils)
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Milton Snapinn

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From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #364

Synopsis

After being chewed out by Brainiac 5, the pets head for Thanl with Rikkor Rost, who tells them that there they are highly honored.

Show/hide 20. Part II: Fang, Claw and Hoof (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Supergirl; Chameleon Boy; Invisible Kid; Chameleon Boy; Brainiac 5; Sun Boy; Star Boy; Phantom Girl; Ultra Boy; Colossal Boy; Shrinking Violet]; Legion of Super-Pets [Streaky; Krypto; Comet [also as Biron the Bowman]; Beppo; Proty II[also as Bloackade Boy]]

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Pete Costanza (pencils)
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Milton Snapinn

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #364

Synopsis

The Legionnaires follow the pets to Thanl to convince them to come home with them, but the pets send them packing. Then in order to make sure the Legion doesn't plot against them, the pets send Proty II and Comet, in his human form, to spy on the Legion. But they instead uncover a plot of the Thanlians and put a stop to it.

Show/hide 21. Escape of the Fatal Five! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Shadow Lass; Cosmic Boy; Karate Kid; Superboy; Brainiac 5

Credits

Art
Neal Adams
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #365
Show/hide 22. [Part I]: Escape of the Fatal Five! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Karate Kid; Brainiac 5; Superboy; Cosmic Boy]; Shadow Lass

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Milton Snapinn (p. 1 only)
Morris Waldinger?

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #365

Synopsis

The Legion is sent to Talok VIII to investigate its sudden belligerence, with its native heroine Shadow Lass, and fall into separate traps designed for each one of them.

Show/hide 23. Part II: Mocked by the Master! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Brainiac 5; Karate Kid; Cosmic Boy]; Shadow Lass; Fatal Five [Tharok; Emerald Empress; Persuader; Validus; Mano]

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Morris Waldinger (?)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #365

Synopsis

The Legionnaires escape their traps, but their energy in doing so powers the Fatal Five's escape from the dimension into which they were flung after their last encounter with the Legion.

Notes

Continues in next story.

Show/hide 24. Battle for the Championship of the Universe! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Cosmic Boy; Karate Kid; Brainiac 5]; Fatal Five [Validus; Persuader; Tharok; Emerald Empress; Mano]

Credits

Art
Neal Adams
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #366
Show/hide 25. [Part I]: The Fight for the Championship of the Universe! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Karate Kid; Superboy; Brainiac 5]; Shadow Lass; Fatal Five [Validus; Emerald Empress; Tharok; Persuader; Mano]

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Morris Waldinger (p. 1 only)
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #366

Synopsis

The Legion discovers that the Fatal Five were behind the belligerence of Talok VIII, while the Fatal Five head to Earth and its Universal Weapons Control Panel. But the Fatal Five discover they need a third key held at Legion Headquarters to operate the weapon. By the time they get there it is being defended by the returned Legionnaires.

Notes

Continues from previous story.

Show/hide 26. Part II: Showdown for Shadow Lass! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 12.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Brainiac 5; Karate Kid; Cosmic Boy; Shadow Lass]; Fatal Five [Validus; Tharok; Emerald Empress; Persuader; Mano]

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #366

Synopsis

The Legionnaires fight the Fatal Five long enough for the U.P. Forces to come to their rescue and force the Five to flee.

Notes

Shadow Lass is made a member of the Legion in this story.

Show/hide 27. No Escape from the Circle of Death! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Phantom Girl; Superboy; Karate Kid

Credits

Art
Neal Adams
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #367
Show/hide 28. [Part I]: No Escape from the Circle of Death! (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 9.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Duo Damsel; Cosmic Boy; Superboy; Phantom Girl; Invisible Kid; Sun Boy; Karate Kid; Ferro Lad (statue); Star Boy]; Fatal Five [Validus; Emerald Empress; Tharok; Persuader; Mano] (all in cameo); The Dark Circle

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
George Klein
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Ray Holloway (?)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #367 (April 1968)
No Escape from the Circle of Death!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #118 ([June 1969])
Victims of the Sinister Circle [No Escape from the Circle of Death, Part 2]
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #118 ([June 1969])
No Escape from the Circle of Death
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #8 (April 1981)
No Escape from the Circle of Death
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #367

Synopsis

While the new Legion Headquarters is being built, Karate Kid heads to Japan, while The Dark Circle watches from afar.

Show/hide 29. [Part II]: Victims of the Sinister Circle (Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes) Comic story, 14 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tales of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Karate Kid; Brainiac 5; Cosmic Boy; Superboy; Lightning Lad; Duo Damsel; Phantom Girl]; Sensei; The Dark Circle

Credits

Script
Jim Shooter
Pencils
Jim Shooter (layouts)
Curt Swan (pencils)
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colours
Rick Taylor
Tom McCraw
Letters
Ray Holloway (?)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #367 (April 1968)
No Escape from the Circle of Death!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #118 ([June 1969])
Victims of the Sinister Circle [No Escape from the Circle of Death, Part 2]
 
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #118 ([June 1969])
No Escape from the Circle of Death
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #8 (April 1981)
No Escape from the Circle of Death
From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #367

Synopsis

The Dark Circle invades Japan, and everything seems hopeless until Brainiac 5 uses the Miracle Machine, a gift from a Controller, to repel the invasion.

Show/hide 30. Biographies Text article, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Mark Waid
Rich Morrissey
Letters
Typeset

Notes

Short biographies of the primary writers and artists of the stories in this volume.

Show/hide 31. Untitled Cover reprint (on interior page), 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Mon-El; Ultra Boy; Duo Damsel; Brainiac 5; Cosmic Boy; Saturn Girl; Karate Kid]; Dr. Mantis Morlo; Legion of Super-Pets [Comet; Krypto; Beppo; Streaky]; Fatal Five [Validus; Persuader; Tharok; Emerald Empress; Mano]

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Neal Adams (#366 only)
Inks
George Klein
Neal Adams (#366 only)
Colours
Tom McCraw
Letters
Ira Schnapp (#360 & 366)
Joe Letterese (#363 only)
Gaspar Saladino (#364 only)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #360
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #363
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #364
from Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #366

Notes

Four small cover reproductions on back cover.


Notes

Though Triplicate Girl appears on the cover, all interior stories feature Duo Damsel. ISBN 1-56389-398-3

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34389

Entry created

  • 25/09/2007

Cover added

  • 14/05/2010

Index completed

  • 14/05/2010

Last updated

  • 07/09/2019