- Booster Gold
DC Cybernetic Summer
“The Boys of Summer”
Volume 1, Issue 1, Summer 2020
Released July 28, 2020
Cover Price: $9.99
Cover Description: Many of the DC Universe's robots and cybernetic characters head for the beach. (No Booster Gold, but Skeets!)
Brief Synopsis: Booster Gold and Ted Kord time travel to the beach.
Booster Gold's role in this story:
Featured (Booster Gold plays a prominent role)
Costume Worn: MARK I.v2 power-suit
Page 29, panel 3
In search of their past selves, Booster Gold and Blue Beetle (and Skeets!) travel into the past — twenty years past, to be exact — where they arrive on the same beach at the same time as their ten-year, nineteen-year, and twenty year younger selves. Despite what Skeets says, there is no paradox in known history playing out as expected. It would only be a paradox if the older heroes didn't travel back in time to meet their younger selves.
Page 29, panel 4
FASHION ALERT: Both Booster and Beetle have traded in their super-hero costumes for what looks like wrestling costumes. Beetle wears a beetle-shaped mask, and Booster has developed an impressive upper body. Meanwhile, Skeets has been painted black with a lightning bolt.
Page 32, panel 3
The pair join several other instances of themselves drawn from throughout history to defeat the nefarious King Shark.
Boosterrific Review: Beaches, bromances, and time paradoxes, oh my! What's not to love?
Boosterrific Rating: Boosterrific!
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