WARNING! SPOILERS AHOY! MAN THE BILGE PUMP!Title:
To Know a VeilRelease Date:
October 1996Writers: Mark Waid
and Fabian NiciezaPencillers: Jeff Johnson
and Darick RobertsonInkers: John Holdredge
and Hanibal RodriguezJLA Members: Superman
, Wonder Woman
, the Flash
, Green Lantern
, and the Martian Manhunter
.Bad Guys: Dr. Destiny
and various sparkers.Cameos:
" Drake, Billy "Captain Marvel
" Batson, Jack "Starman
" Knight, and Guy Gardner
So what happens?
Superman and Batman track down the addresses for a batch of superheroes and head out to try to get them to return to their senses, while, independently, Wally West tracks down Kyle Rayner after Kyle's name in a comic book
seems familiar. Batman gets Aquaman to remember his true identity
by holding his head down in his aquarium
until he breathes water, Flash and Green Lantern accidentally rediscover their powers together, and Superman gets Wonder Woman to remember her powers, basically by being a pretty, pretty man
Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, and Aquaman get together in New York City
and deduce that an old Justice League villain called Dr. Destiny is behind the whole thing. While trying to put down a superpowered gang war
, they are joined by Green Lantern and the Flash. The Justice Leaguers finally track the Martian Manhunter to a hangar
, New Mexico
, that has been disguised to look like a Martian landscape. J'onn plans to stay in the hangar and enjoy the illusion
of his family returned to life, but an attack engineered by Dr. Destiny destroys the hangar--J'onn, in a rage
, decides to join the League again.Cool Moments!
Bruce Wayne holding Arthur Curry's head underwater.Cool Quotes!
Aquaman, greeting Superman and Wonder Woman, after spending time with Batman: "I was hoping you two would make it. I've been in pretty grim
company so far. And coming from me, that says plenty."
Green Lantern: "Wicked. The Magnificent Seven
Flash: "Use both hands, genius--there's only six of us."
GL: "Bet you learned math from Flash cards
Flash: "Har-dee-har. Well, I get dibs on Coburn
GL: "I'll be the guy on Death Wish
And later--Flash: "Take it J'onn'll want to be Yul Brynner
."Back | Index | Forward