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Issue Details

Issue #8 / 511
Published Early May 2010
Frequency monthly
Cover Price 3.99 USD
Pages 44
Editing Matt Idelson (Editor); Wil Moss (Assistant Editor)
Notes Indicia reads: Adventure Comics #8/Adventure Comics #511 (Variant Cover).

Cover Details

Characters Legion of Super-Heroes [Sensor Girl; Tellus; Starman [Thom Kallor]; Element Lad; Timber Wolf; Dawnstar; Lightning Lad; Brainiac 5]
Genre superhero
Pencils Francis Manapul (signed)
Inks Francis Manapul (signed)
Colors Brian Buccellato
Letters typeset

Cover Details

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
Genre superhero
Pencils Aaron Lopresti (signed)
Inks Aaron Lopresti (signed)
Colors Hi-Fi Colour Design
Letters typeset
Notes Incentive cover shipped in 1:10 ratio to standard cover. Cover is an homage to the cover of Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #300.

10 page Legion of Super-Heroes story "Superman: Last Stand of New Krypton Prologue Part One: The Future Is Prologue"

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.
Genre superhero
Script Sterling Gates
Pencils Travis Moore
Inks Julio Ferreira
Colors Pete Pantazis
Letters Steve Wands

10 page Superboy story "Superman: Last Stand of New Krypton Prologue Part Two: The Future Is Now"

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.
Genre superhero
Script James Robinson
Pencils Julian Lopez
Inks Bit
Colors Pete Pantazis
Letters Steve Wands
Notes Story continues in Superman: Last Stand of New Krypton (DC, 2010 series) #1.

10 page Superman story "Awake, Part 1 of 3"

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.
Genre superhero
Script Eric Trautmann
Pencils Pier Gallo
Inks Pier Gallo
Colors Blond
Letters Steve Wands
Notes "Special thanks to Dan Foster"