- Booster Gold
Volume 1, Issue 1, May 1988
Released January 19, 1988
Cover Price: $1.25
Guide Price: $3.00 (as of 2012)
Cover Description: Martian Manhunter falls from the sky on fire. (No Booster Gold.)
Brief Synopsis: Batman informs the Justice League that Martian Manhunter has run amok.
Issue Summary: Reveal Potential Spoilers
Booster Gold's role in this story:
Supporting (Booster Gold plays a lesser role)
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 13, panel 2
Booster Gold appears in Martian Manhunter's memories of the Justice League International.
Page 17, panel 1
Manhunter blames his current illness on his absorption of a Sentient Cell as seen in Justice League Annual #1.
Page 23, panel 1
Batman summons a meeting of the Justice League International in their New York Embassy to discuss his plan to rescue the Martian Manhunter from whatever it is that is driving his madness. In attendance at the meeting are Blue Beetle, Booster Gold, Captain Atom, Mister Miracle, and Rocket Red #4.
Boosterrific Review: Mark Badger is probably the perfect artist for a series about investigating the innermost nightmares of a pliable alien telepath. However, this issue is more questions than answers, clearly only the first chapter of a larger story, making it hard to judge independent of the rest of the story.
Boosterrific Rating: Gold Standard.
SPOILER WARNING: The content at Boosterrific.com may contain story spoilers for DC Comics publications.
Booster Gold, Skeets, and all related titles, characters, images, slogans, logos are trademark ™ and copyright © DC Comics unless otherwise noted and are used without expressed 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.) Contents of this page and all text herein not reserved as intellectual property of DC Comics is copyright © 2007-2021 BOOSTERRIFIC.com. This page, analysis, commentary, and accompanying statistical data is designed for the private use of individuals and may not be duplicated or reproduced for profit without consent.