- 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 30, panel 2
A PAIR OF DOCS?: In order to warn their past selves if impending danger, Booster Gold and Blue Beetle (and Skeets!) travel into the past â€” thirty years past, to be exact â€” where they arrive on the same beach at the same time as their ten-year, twenty-year, twenty-nine-year, and thirty year younger selves. Like harbingers of an unavoidable fate, their warning is necessary because they will have remembered hearing it as younger men. 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 30, panel 3
FASHION ALERT: Both Booster and Beetle have traded in their super-hero costumes for age appropriate fashion. Beetle dresses in a long coat and fedora, and Booster uses a cane. Skeets looks better than he has in decades.
Page 32, panel 2
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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