09 Aug Issue #9 – “Mad Science”
In this issue we’re talking mad science! Androids, monsters, clones, weapons, more!
But first we break down all the latest in DC News. Aquaman is in the middle of filming in Australia. Will Wonder Woman win an Oscar? Will Shazam be DC’s most light hearted movie yet? All this and more great questions from our fans!
Intro by Aaron Barry
Prescribed Reading from Issue #9:
Green Lantern vol. 4 #63 – Krona reprograms the Manhunters
Green Lantern vol. 4 #33 – the reprogrammed Manhunters attack the planet Ryut, otherwise known as the Massacre of Sector 666
DC Super-Stars vol. 1 #10 – Chronos demonstrates his ability to locally alter the flow of time
The Brave and the Bold vol. 1 #30 – 1st appearance of Amazo
Justice League vol. 2 #35-39 – “The Amazo Virus” storyline which introduced Dr. Armen Ikarus as the new Amazo
Superman vol. 1 #141 – Brainiac shrinks and captures the Kryptonian city of Kandor
Superman vol. 1 #167 – Brainiac’s origin briefly retconned to make him an adroid created by the Computer Tyrants
Action Comics vol. 1 #13 – 1st appearance of Ultra-Humanite
Justice League of America vol. 1 #195-197 – the Ultra-Humanite transfers his consciousness into his most common form, a mutant albino gorilla