The “ultimate” classic era of 2 Legion series running in parallel about a year before Crisis on Infinite Universes unfolded, when one of the two series being published (Legion of Super-Heroes) was on super fine thick paper where the bright ink colors just leapt off the page!
No need to alternate issues from the two series, but please enjoy this week’s double punch of action!
LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES (1984-) #7-9 and TALES OF THE LEGION (1984-) #319-321
LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES (1984-) #7 (Feb 1985) The Legion of Super-Heroes faces “The Choice of Dooms!” LoSH '84 #7
LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES (1984-) #8 The lost Legionnaires vs. a planetful of explosive sun-eaters programmed to annihilate the universe! LoSH '84 #8
LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES (1984-) #9 The Legionnaires celebrate their reunion and defend Hong Kong from alien terrorists! LoSH '84 #9
TALES OF THE LEGION (1984-) #319 Meet Memory-a deadly, mind-controlling villainess who’s not only terrorizing an entire planet, but is putting Mon-El through the pain of his 1,000-year captivity in the Phantom Zone…all over again! Tales Legion '84 #319
TALES OF THE LEGION (1984-) #320 An archcriminal stalks Legion Headquarters-while Sun Boy’s in for a big surprise! Tales Legion '84 #320
- Your thoughts about both storylines
- Any favorite panels or covers, please share!
- What is compelling to you about Mon-el’s 1,000 imprisonment?
- What moments were the most memorable for you?
Next week: We zip forward to Jim Shooter’s final Legion run for more Legion excitem