Adventure Comics #8 / 511 [511 Cover]
(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
761941281025 00821
Editing
Matt Idelson (editor); Wil Moss (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

1 in 10 variant.

Indicia reads: Adventure Comics #8/Adventure Comics #511 (Variant Cover).
This issue is a variant of Adventure Comics (DC, 2009 series) #8 / 511 [8 Cover]. There exist further variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Aaron Lopresti (signed)
Inks
Aaron Lopresti (signed)
Colors
Hi-Fi (as 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
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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: 1)

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

Script
Sterling Gates
Pencils
Travis Moore
Inks
JĂșlio 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.
Reprints
Keywords
Colu

Superman: Last Stand of New Krypton Prologue Part Two: The Future Is Now (Table of Contents: 2)

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.
Reprints
Keywords
Smallville

Indexer Notes

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

Awake, Part 1 of 3 (Table of Contents: 3)

Superman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Trautmann
Pencils
Pier Nicola Gallo
Inks
Pier Nicola 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.
Reprints
Keywords
Phantom Zone

Indexer Notes

"Special thanks to Dan Foster"

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    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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