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For $1.00 (or that's 90 pence to us Brits) you can't go wrong, especially not when you're getting a piece of past and present combined for your money.First up in this issue is a reprint of a 1958 story from Adventure Comics #247. Silver Age comics may be something of an acquired taste, but once you understand the spirit in which they should be read, they're very enjoyable. This story is a classic example of everything I love about Silver Age comics. It has the clean, simple artwork, improbable p...1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
This issue begins with the first meeting between Superboy and The Legion Of Superheroes. Your enjoyment of this part of the book will definitely depend on your tolerance of the old style of story telling. After that we get a glimpse of the future team up between Lex Luthor and Brainiac. If you are not a follower of Superman, than the last few pages may be a bit confusing. At least it was for me. I am not quite sure when Lex Luthor acquired the same origin as his Smallville counterpart. Either...1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
This is a relaunch of the Adventure Comcis series. It features two stories. The first one is a reprint of the old Adventure Comics #247 called "The Legion of Super-heroes" written by Otto Binder, art by Al Plastino and the other one is a new story called "Origins & Omens" by Geoff Johns and Francis Manapul.I was surprised that I liked that silver age story better, given how campy and pointless it is, but the "Origins & Omens" storyline just seemed a bit too complex for a first (zero(th?)...1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
Hey fans, I picked this up Detroit Fanfare last year . They had a hallway filled with take them comics this was indeed one of them.I wasn't sure until I read it if it was a re-telling of the original story or the reprint of the actual story. I was glad it was the reprint.I love comics, I love the history and original stories and if I had the mony for the original I would but I cherish this. It also reminds me of the short lived Superboy Legion cartoon I enjoyed season 1 the second season I don't...1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
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