([December] 2012)

DC, 2012 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
14.99 USD; 17.99 CAD
Pages
148
On-sale Date
2012-10-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [peel]
ISBN
978-1-4012-3730-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401237301 51499
Editing
Kwanza Johnson (original series editor); Sarah Litt (original series assistant editor); Rowena Yow
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Glossy interiors
Binding
Trade paperback
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Collects Legion: Secret Origin mini-series.

Trade collection does not have a colon in the indicia title.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Chris Batista (signed)
Inks
Marc Deering (signed)
Colors
Wes Hartman [as WesFlo] (signed)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Chameleon Boy; Ultra Boy; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy; Shrinking Violet]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Legion Secret Origin (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Pencils
Chris Batista (signed)
Inks
Marc Deering (signed)
Colors
Randy Mayor (signed)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Brainiac 5; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Legion of Super-Heroes / credits, title page / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils
Chris Batista
Inks
Marc Deering
Colors
Wes Hartman
Letters
Typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Ultra Boy; Cosmic Boy; Colossal Boy]

Indexer Notes

Double page illustration reprinted from page 11 and 12 of issue #5. Illustration on third page reprinted from top panel of page 12 of issue #3.

[Legion: Secret Origin #1 cover] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Pencils
Tom Feister (signed)
Inks
Tom Feister (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cosmic Boy; Tinya Wazzo [Phantom Girl]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
Tom Feister (signed)
Inks
Tom Feister (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cosmic Boy; Tinya Wazzo [Phantom Girl]
Reprints

From the Wreckage (Table of Contents: 6)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Chris Batista
Inks
Marc Deering
Colors
Wes Hartman
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy; Triplicate Girl]; Brainiac 5; Tinya Wazzo [Phantom Girl]; R. J. Brande; Mycroft; Zarl Jax; Anisa; M'Tobo; Captain Dajone; Admiral Winn Allon; Boffin
Synopsis
The United Planets requests help from Colu to investigate a massacre on Anotrom. A trio of youths save R. J. Brande from an assassination attempt and founds the Legion of Super-Heroes and inducts their fourth member, Triplicate Girl. Tinya appears from Bgtzl to bring the young Coluan, Brainiac 5 a warning.
Reprints

[Legion: Secret Origin #2 cover] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
Tom Feister
Inks
Tom Feister
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy]; R.J. Brande
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Pencils
Tom Feister
Inks
Tom Feister

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy]; R.J. Brande
Reprints

Target (Table of Contents: 9)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Chris Batista
Inks
Marc Deering
Colors
Wes Hartman
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy; Triplicate Girl]; Brainiac 5; Phantom Girl; Gim Allon [Colossal Boy]; R. J. Brande; Mycroft; Zarl Jax; Anisa; Admiral Winn Allon; Pheebs; Marla Latham
Synopsis
While viewing the progress on their new headquarters, the Legion must fight off another assassination attempt on R. J. Brande. Meanwhile, Brainiac 5 and Phantom Girl start to work together on Anotrom and Gim Allon announces a change in his career plans to his father. Back on Earth, yet another attack on Brande convinces him that his Legion needs more help, and the United Planets Security Directorate comes to the same conclusion.
Reprints

[Legion: Secret Origin #3 cover] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
Chris Batista (signed)
Inks
Marc Deering (signed)
Colors
Randy Mayor (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cosmic Boy; Brainiac 5; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
Chris Batista (signed)
Inks
Marc Deering (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cosmic Boy; Brainiac 5; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad
Reprints

Connections (Table of Contents: 12)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Chris Batista
Inks
Marc Deering
Colors
Wes Hartman
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Phantom Girl; Triplicate Girl; Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl]; Brainiac 5; Chameleon Boy; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]; Lt. Singh; Admiral Winn Allon; Mycroft; Zarl Jax; Anisa; R. J. Brande; Pheebs; Marla Latham
Synopsis
After Phantom Girl heads for Earth, the wormhole on Anotrom moves and expands, allowing a starship to emerge, but Brainiac 5 uses an ancient tactic to destroy it. Meanwhile, Phantom Girl delivers her message and joins the Legion, as it starts its first membership drive
Reprints

[Legion: Secret Origin #4 cover] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Pencils
Chris Batista (signed)
Inks
Marc Deering (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Colossal Boy; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]; Lightning Lad; Triplicate Girl; Phantom Girl]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Pencils
Chris Batista (signed)
Inks
Marc Deering (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Colossal Boy; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]; Lightning Lad; Triplicate Girl; Phantom Girl]
Reprints

Coming Together (Table of Contents: 15)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Chris Batista
Inks
Marc Deering
Colors
Wes Hartman
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Colossal Boy; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]; Phantom Girl; Chameleon Boy; Cosmic Boy; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Triplicate Girl]; Brainiac 5; Circadia Senius; Admiral Winn Allon; Mycroft; Zarl Jax; Anisa; Marla Latham; Councilor Chu-Fong; Pheebs; R. J. Brande
Synopsis
After three more recruits are added to the roll, and yet another attempt is made on R. J. Brande's life, the Legion prepares to head into space and the wormhole over Anotrom. But Phantom Girl suggests they consider another addition to the team first.
Reprints

[Legion: Secret Origin #5 cover] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Pencils
Chris Batista (signed)
Inks
Marc Deering (signed)
Colors
Wes Hartman [as WesFlo] (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Chameleon Boy; Ultra Boy; Saturn Girl; Lightning Lad; Cosmic Boy; Shrinking Violet]
Reprints

Time (Table of Contents: 17)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Chris Batista
Inks
Marc Deering
Colors
Wes Hartman
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy; Phantom Girl; Colossal Boy; Triplicate Girl; Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg]; Chameleon Boy; Ultra Boy]; Clark Kent; Brainiac 5; Anisa; Zarl Jax; Mycroft; R. J. Brande; Admiral Allon; The Time Trapper
Synopsis
After an unsuccessful attempt to contact Superman in the past, the Legion heads to the wormhole near Anotrom, while Brainiac 5 and Invisible Kid work to repair and improve the Time Bubble. Meanwhile, R. J. Brande faces a new kind of danger in an unexpected form.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Pencils
Chris Batista
Inks
Marc Deering

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Colossal Boy; Lightning Lad; Ultra Boy; Saturn Girl]
Reprints
  • Cover reprinted in black and white with no logos or text.

[Legion: Secret Origin #6 cover] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Pencils
Chris Batista (signed)
Inks
Marc Deering (signed)
Colors
Wes Hartman [as WesFlo] (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Cosmic Boy; Colossal Boy; Lightning Lad; Ultra Boy; Saturn Girl]
Reprints
  • Cover reprinted with no text or logos.

Time and Time Again (Table of Contents: 20)

Legion of Super-Heroes / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Chris Batista
Inks
Marc Deering
Colors
Wes Hartman
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Legion of Super-Heroes [Colossal Boy; Lightning Lad; Ultra Boy; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy; Triplicate Girl; Chameleon Boy; Brainiac 5; Phantom Girl; Invisible Kid; Shrinking Violet]; Superboy [Clark Kent] (cameo); R. J. Brande; Mycroft; Zarl Jax; Anisa; Admiral Allon; The Time Trapper
Synopsis
Chameleon Boy protects Brande from the latest attack on his life, while Brainiac 5 figures out how to destroy the wormhole near Anotrom. Back on Earth, the power behind the attacks on Brande makes his presence known, but finds himself drawn back through the imploding wormhole. In the aftermath, the Legion takes on some new members and looks to the future.

Character Sketches by Chris Batista (Table of Contents: 21)

Legion of Super-Heroes / illustration / 6 pages (report information)

Pencils
Chris Batista
Inks
Chris Batista
Colors
Chris Batista

Genre
superhero
Characters
Colossal Boy; Lightning Lad; Ultra Boy; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy; Triplicate Girl; Chameleon Boy; Brainiac 5; Phantom Girl; Invisible Kid; Ferro Lad; Star Boy; Timber Wolf; Shrinking Violet; Sun Boy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

The Dawn of the Legion (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Legion of Super-Heroes / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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  3. 2. Legion Secret Origin
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  5. 4. [Legion: Secret Origin #1 cover]
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  6. 5. [no title indexed]
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  7. 6. From the Wreckage
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  8. 7. [Legion: Secret Origin #2 cover]
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  9. 8. [no title indexed]
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  10. 9. Target
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  11. 10. [Legion: Secret Origin #3 cover]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
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  13. 12. Connections
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  14. 13. [Legion: Secret Origin #4 cover]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  16. 15. Coming Together
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  17. 16. [Legion: Secret Origin #5 cover]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  18. 17. Time
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
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  20. 19. [Legion: Secret Origin #6 cover]
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  21. 20. Time and Time Again
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  22. 21. Character Sketches by Chris Batista
    Legion of Super-Heroes
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. The Dawn of the Legion
    Legion of Super-Heroes
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