All-Star Squadron

 ALSS   (DC, 1981-1987)

™ and © DC Comics, Inc.

This series takes Dr. Mid-Nite, Robotman, The Atom, Hawkman, Hawkgirl, Plastic Man and others through a series of adventures inspired by the original Justice Society stories from the 1940s. During its run, All-Star Squadron introduced a new Firebrand and Amazing Man, and featured early artwork from top artist Todd McFarlane.

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#1

  9/1/1981
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29 copies available from $1.40
1st Appearance of Danette Reilly (later Firebrand II)Roy ThomasRich Buckler

#2

  10/1/1981
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16 copies available from $1.25
Origin of Hawkman; Origin of Liberty Belle; Origin of Plastic Man; Origin of Robotman; Origin of Atom; Origin of Johnny Quick; Origin of Dr. Mid-Nite; Origin of Per DegatonRoy ThomasRich Buckler

#3

  11/1/1981
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13 copies available from $2.75
 Roy ThomasRich Buckler

#4

  12/1/1981
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13 copies available from $1.50
1st Appearance of Dragon KingRoy ThomasRich Buckler

#5

  1/1/1982
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10 copies available from $3.00
1st Appearance of Firebrand (Danette Reilly); Jerry Bails L.O.C.Roy ThomasRich Buckler

#6

  2/1/1982
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14 copies available from $1.00
 Roy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

#7

  3/1/1982
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13 copies available from $1.10
 Roy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

#8

  4/1/1982
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12 copies available from $1.50
Issues #8 and #9 incorporate unpublished story pages originally created for the 1978 series STEEL,THE INDESTUCTIBLE MAN Vol.1 #6, prior to that issue being cancilled due to the then“DC Implosion." Origin of SteelRoy ThomasAdrian Gonzales, Don Heck

#9

  5/1/1982
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Origin of Baron BlitzkriegRoy Thomas, Gerry ConwayAdrian Gonzales, Don Heck

#10

  6/1/1982
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12 copies available from $0.49
 Roy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

#11

  7/1/1982
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13 copies available from $0.45
 Roy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

#12

  8/1/1982
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15 copies available from $1.75
Versus HastorRoy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

#13

  9/1/1982
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13 copies available from $2.45
 Roy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

#14

  10/1/1982
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11 copies available from $1.00
Jeff Albrecht L.O.C.; Continued from Justice League of America #207; Continued in Justice League of America #208Roy Thomas, Gerry ConwayAdrian Gonzalez

#15

  11/1/1982
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Continued from Justice League of America (1st Series) #208; Continued in Justice League of America (1st Series) #209; Masters of the Universe insertRoy Thomas, Gerry Conway, Paul KupperbergAdrian Gonzales, Curt Swan

#16

  12/1/1982
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11 copies available from $1.95
Versus NuclearRoy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

#17

  1/1/1983
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12 copies available from $2.60
Origin of Robotman (Robert Crane)Roy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

#18

  2/1/1983
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13 copies available from $1.50
Origin of Tarantula; Versus Villain from ValhallaRoy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

#19

  3/1/1983
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13 copies available from $2.28
Versus BrainwaveRoy ThomasJerry Ordway

#20

  4/1/1983
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8 copies available from $2.50
Versus BrainwaveRoy ThomasJerry Ordway

#21

  5/1/1983
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6 copies available from $4.00
1st Appearance of Cyclotron; 1st Appearance of Deathbolt; Versus CyclotronRoy ThomasJerry Ordway

#22

  6/1/1983
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10 copies available from $0.49
Origin of Ultra-HumaniteRoy ThomasJerry Ordway

#23

  7/1/1983
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10 copies available from $0.80
1st Appearance of Amazing Man; Origin of Amazing-Man; Origin of Dr. Fate; Gardner Fox L.O.C.Roy ThomasJerry Ordway

#24

  8/1/1983
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12 copies available from $7.50
1st Appearance of Brainwave Jr.Roy ThomasJerry Ordway

#25

  9/1/1983
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8 copies available from $11.50
1st Appearance of Infinity Inc.; 1st appearance of Jade; 1st appearance of Obsidian; 1st appearance of Nuklon; 1st appearance of Silver Scarab; 1st appearance of Northwind; Sheldon Mayer L.O.C.Roy ThomasJerry Ordway

#26

  10/1/1983
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17 copies available from $2.00
2nd Appearance of Infinity Inc.; 2nd Appearance of Jade; 2nd appearance of Obsidian; 2nd appearance of Silver Scarab; 2nd appearance of Nuklon; Origin of Infinity Inc.; Continued in All-Star Squadron Annual #2Roy ThomasJerry Ordway

#27

  11/1/1983
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14 copies available from $1.00
 Roy ThomasRichard Howell

#28

  12/1/1983
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14 copies available from $0.60
Origin of Sargon the SorcererRoy ThomasRichard Howell

#29

  1/1/1984
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10 copies available from $0.65
Beau Smith L.O.C.Roy ThomasJerry Ordway

#30

  2/1/1984
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11 copies available from $1.10
Versus Black Dragon SocietyRoy ThomasMike Machlan

#31

  3/1/1984
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8 copies available from $1.63
 Roy ThomasRick Hoberg

#32

  4/1/1984
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10 copies available from $1.90
 Roy ThomasRick Hoberg

#33

  5/1/1984
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14 copies available from $1.90
Origin of Freedom Fighters; Versus Baron Blitzkrieg; Versus Tsunami; Mart Nodell L.O.C.Roy ThomasRick Hoberg

#34

  6/1/1984
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15 copies available from $0.89
Versus TsunamiRoy ThomasRick Hoberg

#35

  7/1/1984
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10 copies available from $2.29
Death of Red Bee; Hourman vs. Baron BlitzkriegRoy ThomasRick Hoberg

#36

  8/1/1984
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3 copies available from $3.00
 Roy ThomasRich Buckler

#37

  9/1/1984
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3 copies available from $1.75
 Roy ThomasArvell Jones

#38

  10/1/1984
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12 copies available from $1.75
Golden Age Gallery pin-upRoy ThomasRick Hoberg, Marshall Rogers

#39

  11/1/1984
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8 copies available from $2.25
Junior JSA kit repro; Mart Nodell L.O.C.; Golden Age GalleryRoy ThomasRick Hoberg

#40

  12/1/1984
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6 copies available from $0.98
Amazing Man vs. Real American; Golden Age Gallary pinupRoy ThomasRichard Howell, Joe Staton

#41

  1/1/1985
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6 copies available from $1.00
Origin of StarmanRoy Thomas, Paul KupperbergArvell Jones, Joe Kubert

#42

  2/1/1985
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11 copies available from $0.70
 Roy ThomasArvell Jones, Michael Hernandez

#43

  3/1/1985
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6 copies available from $2.00
 Roy Thomas, Mike BaronArvell Jones, George Freeman, Howard Bender

#44

  4/1/1985
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9 copies available from $0.45
Versus Night and FogRoy Thomas, Paul KupperbergArvell Jones

#45

  5/1/1985
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11 copies available from $2.00
1st appearance of Zyklon; Death of Tom RevereRoy ThomasArvell Jones

#46

  6/1/1985
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11 copies available from $2.00
Liberty Belle gets new powersRoy ThomasArvell Jones, Dan Jurgens

#47

  7/1/1985
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5 copies available from $7.50
Origin of Doctor FateRoy ThomasTodd McFarlane, Mike Clark

#48

  8/1/1985
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8 copies available from $0.98
BlackhawkRoy ThomasMike Harris, Mike Clark

#49

  9/1/1985
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5 copies available from $2.75
 Roy ThomasMike Harris

#50

  10/1/1985
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27 copies available from $0.85
Crisis on Infinite Earths CrossoverRoy ThomasMike Clark, Arvell Jones, Rich Buckler

#51

  11/1/1985
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13 copies available from $1.99
Versus Monster Society of Evil; Crisis on Infinite Earths crossoverRoy Thomas, Dann ThomasMike Clark, Arvell Jones

#52

  12/1/1985
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10 copies available from $2.00
Crisis on Infinite Earths crossoverRoy Thomas, Dann ThomasArvell Jones, Al Dellinges

#53

  1/1/1986
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12 copies available from $1.75
Superman vs. Monster Society; Crisis on Infinite EarthsRoy Thomas, Dann ThomasMike Clark, Arvell Jones

#54

  2/1/1986
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13 copies available from $0.80
Versus Monster Society; Crisis on Infinite Earths; Perisphere destroyedRoy Thomas, Dann ThomasMike Clark, Arvell Jones

#55

  3/1/1986
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14 copies available from $0.65
Versus Ultra-Humanite; Crisis on Infinite EarthsRoy ThomasArvell Jones, Tim Burgard

#56

  4/1/1986
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9 copies available from $1.00
Crisis on Infinite EarthsRoy ThomasMike Clark, Mike Harris

#57

  5/1/1986
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5 copies available from $1.00
Crisis; Story integrates parts 4-6 of Shangheid Into Hyper-Space (Atom, Dr. Mid-Nite, Wonder Woman)Roy ThomasMike Clark, Rick Hoberg, Arvell Jones

#58

  6/1/1986
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8 copies available from $1.25
 Roy Thomas, Dann Thomas, Gardner FoxArvell Jones, Mike Clark

#59

  7/1/1986
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8 copies available from $3.50
1st appearance of Aquaman in All-Star SquadronRoy Thomas, Dann ThomasArvell Jones, Ron Harris

#60

  8/1/1986
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7 copies available from $3.25
Events of Crisis catch up with All-Star SquadronRoy Thomas, Dann ThomasMike Clark, Arvell Jones

#61

  9/1/1986
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9 copies available from $1.20
Origin of Liberty BelleRoy ThomasMike Harris

#62

  10/1/1986
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4 copies available from $2.75
Origin of Shining KnightRoy ThomasTony DeZuniga

#63

  11/1/1986
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6 copies available from $3.25
Origin of RobotmanRoy ThomasMichael Bair

#64

  12/1/1986
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7 copies available from $0.65
Retells Golden Age Superman story post-CrisisRoy ThomasWayne Boring

#65

  1/1/1987
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8 copies available from $0.90
Origin of Johnny QuickRoy ThomasDon Heck

#66

  2/1/1987
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8 copies available from $0.65
Origin of TarantulaRoy ThomasAlan Kupperberg

#67

  3/1/1987
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8 copies available from $4.00
Final issue: JSA’s first caseRoy ThomasArvell Jones

Annual #1

  11/1/1982
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17 copies available from $1.25
Origin of Atom; Origin of Wildcat; Origin of GuardianRoy ThomasAdrian Gonzales

Annual #2

  11/1/1983
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19 copies available from $2.15
Death of Cyclotron; Versus Ulttra Humanite; Versus Deathbolt; Versus Cyclotron; Versus Vulcan; Versus Mist; Versus Ragdoll; Versus Monocole; Versus Psycho PirateRoy Thomas, Gardner FoxJerry Ordway

Annual #3

  9/1/1984
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8 copies available from $2.50
Versus Ian Karkull; Explanation for JSA’s long lifespansRoy ThomasRick Hoberg, Rich Buckler, Wayne Boring, Richard Howell, Carmine Infantino, George Pérez, Jerry Ordway, Don Newton, Keith Giffen, Martin Nodell