On this Tales of the Legion Project, Peter and I discuss Legion of Super-Heroes v3 Annual #3, “There’s No Substitute for the Real Thing”!
(09:58) Legion of Super-Heroes Annual 3 synopsis, general thoughts, and cover discussion
(33:23) Main discussion
(1:46:21) Who’s Who Update ’87 #3: Legion of Substitute Heroes
(1:48:11) Wrap-up and outro
MUSIC INTRO/OUTRO: “Invasion” by Blake Neely from the Flash Season 3 original television soundtrack
Welcome to the inaugural episode of the Tales of the Legion Project where we discuss Legion v3 adjacent material, such as The Legion of Substitute Heroes Special (1985).
(01:00) Intro and origin of the Tales podcast
(05:42) Legion of Substitute Heroes Special synopsis, general thoughts, and background info
(29:04) On the cover, costumes and designs
(38:27) Main discussion on Pulsar Stargrave, connections to older Subs stories, Matter-Eater Lad, and more
(1:07:20) Additional thoughts and highlights
(1:44:24) Brief thoughts on DC Comics Presents #59 featuring Superman, the Subs, and Ambush Bug