by Bejammin2000, Christine Nightstar, and Doc Quantum
Arms manufacturer Darius Helstrom has profited from numerous civil wars and military coups in countries across the globe! When Commander Steel suspects that Helstrom is also behind the theft of a top-secret biological weapon he plans to sell to the highest bidder, he is forced to work with his counterpart in the Bureau of Special Projects, which means placing a new, untested super-agent in the Suicide Squad! But who is the sinister figure manipulating events from afar, and what connection does he have to the past? Introducing Mister Marvel, and reintroducing Deadshot’s grandsons, the Trigger Twins!
Dr. Charles McNider is saddled with a method actor shadowing him as he goes on his rounds at Stanasch Hospital. As if that isn’t bad enough, the Injustice Society of the World just happens to choose that moment to attack in order to free the Icicle! Since Dr. McNider is unable to escape to become Doctor Mid-Nite himself, he finds another way to solve that little problem!
The truth about how Sam Scudder overcame certain death during the Crisis on Infinite Earths is revealed as an unwelcome visitor drops into the Sinister Citadel! Will Mirror Master’s bargain with the devil spell doom for the Secret Society of Super-Villains?
by Martin Maenza, adapted and expanded from Crisis on Infinite Earths #9-10 by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez
As the remaining Earths begin to merge together, Brainiac and Lex Luthor of Earth-One have a plan to take them all! With an army of super-villains gathered from all five Earths, they mount a carefully planned invasion of Earth-Four, Earth-S, and Earth-X, swiftly defeating those worlds’ heroes. An army of super-heroes from Earth-One and Earth-Two soon arrive to free the other three Earths, but with the numbers favoring the villains, can the heroes rally to beat the odds? Guest starring the Justice League of America, the Justice Society of America, the New Teen Titans, the Outsiders, Infinity Inc., the Doom Patrol, the Marvel Family, the Freedom Fighters, and the Sentinels of Justice!
by Doc Quantum, partially adapted from Starman #29 by James Robinson and Tony Harris, and Starman #46 by James Robinson and Gene Ha
Jake Bennetti, nicknamed Bobo by the newspapers, was nothing more than a bank robber, a big thug with super-strength who fought a lot of super-heroes in the 1950s and ’60s. But when an opportunity comes by for Bobo to change his stripes, will he take it? Introducing the Goon!
Dr. Charles McNider is guest of honor at a convention of pulp magazine collectors! He gets a warm reception, at least until the Icicle shows up! But even as Doctor Mid-Nite foils the plans of this freeze-ray-wielding villain, will he hear a twist to the story worthy of the pulps themselves?
An old enemy of Hourman sets a gauntlet of super-villains to run him ragged in Baltimore before he’s finally killed! But the odds are evened when Starman in nearby Opal City is tipped off anonymously by the Shade! Can the man of the hour and the astral avenger defeat nine powerful foes over the course of one hour, when both of them have been inactive for years?
The Flash is about to make one of the biggest decisions of his life: to reveal to the world his secret identity of Jay Garrick! Little does he know that fate has other plans in store when his wife Joan becomes pregnant! How will the Flash deal with having a son when all his enemies know where he lives? Revealed here for the first time is the real story of how the future fastest teen alive came into this world long before he joined the family business! Guest starring Green Lantern and the Justice Society of America!
Kyle Rayner has had a very bad day. After giving up a ring of power, he is manipulated into receiving another powerful artifact — the Powerstone! But what has this got to do with Wotan’s plan to rejuvenate old villains using the power of Ian Karkull and Jade? Everything, as it turns out, when Alexis Luthor’s new Injustice Unlimited team attack the JSA Brownstone to kidnap Jade and Kyle. Can the JSA Reserves rally soon enough to stop the villainous plan?