Adventure Comics #8 / 511 [Variant Cover (1 in 10)]
(Early May 2010)

DC, 2009 Series
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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2010-03-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Matt Idelson (Editor); Wil Moss (Assistant Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Adventure Comics (DC, 2009 series) #8 / 511 [Regular Direct Cover].

Indicia reads: Adventure Comics #8/Adventure Comics #511 (Variant Cover).


[Cover B] (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Aaron Lopresti (signed)
Inks:
Aaron Lopresti (signed)
Colors:
Hi-Fi Colour Design
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Element Lad; Cosmic Boy; Dawnstar; Timber Wolf; Wildfire; Lightning Lass; Brainiac 5; Mon-El; Tellus]; Superboy [Conner Kent]; Sam Lane; Car-Vex; Brainiac; Krypto

Indexer Notes

Incentive cover shipped in 1:10 ratio to standard cover. Cover is an homage to the cover of Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #300.

Superman: Last Stand of New Krypton Prologue Part One: The Future Is Prologue (Table of Contents)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Sterling Gates
Pencils:
Travis Moore
Inks:
Julio Ferreira
Colors:
Pete Pantazis
Letters:
Steve Wands

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Legion of Super-Heroes [Brainiac 5; Timber Wolf; Lightning Lass; Cosmic Boy; Wildfire; Dawnstar]; Brainiac 4; Superman (cameo); Brainiac (cameo)
Synopsis:
The Legionnaires respond to a chronal rift in space that Brainiac 5 traces to his ancestor's fight with Superman 1,000 years in the past.

Superman: Last Stand of New Krypton Prologue Part Two: The Future Is Now (Table of Contents)

Superboy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
James Robinson
Pencils:
Julian Lopez
Inks:
Bit
Colors:
Pete Pantazis
Letters:
Steve Wands

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superboy [Conner Kent]; Krypto; Martha Kent; Legion of Super-Heroes [Element Lad [Mr. Janson]; Chameleon Boy; Sensor Girl; Matter-Eater Lad; Quislet; Tellus; Starman]; Mon-El; Guardian (cameo)
Synopsis:
After Element Lad reveals himself to Superboy, Conner brings Mon-El to a gathering of all the Legionnaires living in the 21st century. The Legionnaires tell Superboy and Mon-El about their secret mission in the past to save the future and then they all head off to New Krypton.

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Superman: Last Stand of New Krypton (DC, 2010 series) #1.

Awake, Part 1 of 3 (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Eric Trautmann
Pencils:
Pier Gallo
Inks:
Pier Gallo
Colors:
Blond
Letters:
Steve Wands

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Car-Vex [Romundi]; General Sam Lane; Jax-Ur; Quex-Ul; Sgt. Cloud; Lois Lane (in photo); Lucy Lane (in photo); Dominators
Synopsis:
How Car-Vex went from the Phantom Zone to Zod's sleeper agent within General Lane's Project 7734.

Indexer Notes

"Special thanks to Dan Foster"

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Cover B]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  2. 1. Superman: Last Stand of New Krypton Prologue Part One: The Future Is Prologue
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  3. 2. Superman: Last Stand of New Krypton Prologue Part Two: The Future Is Now
    Superboy
  4. 3. Awake, Part 1 of 3
    Superman
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