The following page may contain story spoilers. Read at your own risk.
Cover Description: While Batman, Blue Beetle II, and Booster Gold are prone and incapacitated, Martian Manhunter attacks H'ronmeer.
Brief Synopsis: The Justice League tries to protect Martian Manhunter from a Martian god.
Issue Summary: Reveal Potential Spoilers
Costume Worn: MARK I power-suit
Issue Notes: The events depicted within the Martian Manhunter mini-series occur uninterrupted, with revelations about Martian Manhunter's history. These events are not reflected in the Justice League International series for many months.
Page 18, panel 2
Inside the Rome embassy of the Justice League International, Blue Beetle II and Booster Gold discuss Martian Manhunter's apparent illness. Booster is more interested in his first trip to Italy than Manhunter's condition, though whether this is due to Booster's stated confidence in Manhunter's power or his own selfishness is up for debate.
Page 18, panel 4
H'ronmeer, the Martian god of light and life, introduces himself to Booster and informs Booster that he has come to take Martian Manhunter. Coming shortly after his encounter with the New Gods, Booster is suddenly on a first name basis with quite a few gods. Needless to say, Booster defends Manhunter as well as he can against a god.
Boosterrific Review: The stylized, expressionistic art of Mark Badger is appropriate for this series' investigation of the inner turmoil of the Martian Manhunter. However, the loose art in this issue only adds to the confusion of whether the antagonists are real or imagined and results in a muddled and ultimately unsatisfying reading experience.
Boosterrific Rating: Tarnished.
The Chronological Adventures of Booster Gold
Booster Gold, Superman, Justice League of America, all related titles, characters, images, slogans, logos, and related indicia are trademark ™ and copyright © DC Comics unless otherwise noted and are used without permission. This site is a reference to published information and is intended as a tribute to the artists and storytellers employed by DC Comics, both past and present. (We love you, DC.) The contents of this page and all text herein that is not the intellectual property of DC Comics is Copyright © 2007-2013 BOOSTERRIFIC.com. This page, analysis, commentary, and accompanying statistical data is designed for the private use of individuals and may not be duplicated or republished in any medium without the expressed written consent of BOOSTERRIFIC.com.