- Booster Gold
“Chaos, Part 3”
Volume 1, Issue 3, December 2014
Released October 8, 2014
Cover Price: $3.99
Estimated Issue Sales: 9,661
Writer: Bryan Q. Miller
Pencillers: Marcelo Di Chiara, Agustin Padilla
Inkers: Marcelo Di Chiara, Agustin Padilla
Colorist: Carrie Strachan
Letterer: Saida Temofonte
Assistant Editor: Jessica Chen
Editor: Kristy Quinn
Cover Description: Lex Luthor poses before his own personal Yellow Lantern Corps. (No Bootser Gold.)
Brief Synopsis: While Eclipso attacks Metropolis, Superman becomes trapped in an alternate dimension.
Booster Gold's role in this story:
Supporting (Booster Gold plays a lesser role)
Costume Worn: Smallville Booster Gold
Issue Notes: This book was originally released online at Comixology.com in three installments (Chapters #7-9) for 99¢ each. The only difference in content between the print and digital releases are the inclusion of advertisements in the printed edition.
Story Notes: This mini-series continues the adventures of Superman from the series Smallville Season 11.
Page 11, panel 2
Despite being tortured by Lex Luthor's Yellow Lantern-goons, Booster Gold manages to remain defiant. Booster's quip, "Please sir... May I have another," appears to be a paraphrase of dialogue in the movie Animal House, where Kevin Bacon's character is being initiated into a fraternity with a spanking.
Page 12, panel 3
Booster Gold and Lex Luthor obliquely discuss the Greek myth of the inventor Daedalus and his son Icarus. According to myth, the pair tried to escape from prison using wax and feather wings of Daedalus' design. Icarus rashly flew too close to the sun which melted his wings, and he plunged to his death.
Page 25, panel 6
Skeets spies on Booster and his fellow captives. This is the final appearance of both Booster and Skeets in this issue.
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