Rank #1: Episode 388 – The One That Got Away
Darren and Paul are joined by Al Sedano (Resurrections: An Adam Warlock and Thanos Podcast), who makes a long overdue visit to the fortress to discuss the flashback story in Legion of Super Heroes 39. After the devastation of Superboy’s death, we take a breather to reflect on Colossal Boy’s origin, as well as his history with Gigi Cusimano!
Mar 21 2016
Rank #2: Episode 514 – Lord Romdur’s Castle
The Subs dig into Legion of Super Heroes 276, Lord Romdur’s Castle. Paul pulls founder’s rank to have Michael take us through the issue, and the gang tries to ignore the misuse of Projectra, along with many other gaffes.The Subs dig into Legion of Super Heroes 276, Lord Romdur’s Castle. Paul pulls founder’s rank to have Michael take us through the issue, and the gang tries to ignore the misuse of Projectra, along with many other gaffes.
Aug 20 2018
Rank #3: Episode 497 – Who is the Dark Man?
Darren, Michael and Paul take a look at part two of the Dark Man story, in issue 270 of Legion of Super Heroes. There’s a look at letter hacks, including recipients of the TM Maple Award, as well as This Week in Legion History.
Apr 23 2018
Rank #4: Episode 513 – Of Pride Passion and Piracy
The Subs celebrate Klordny with a look at Ultra Boy… sorry, Seeker and his time as a Space Pirate in Legion of Super Heroes 275. To Freedom, Friendship and Frunt!
Aug 13 2018
Rank #5: Episode 228 – Crisis Therapy
With Matt and Scott defending the multiverse from space pirates in deep space, Darren and Paul are left with the keys to the time bubble, as well as a copy of Crisis on Infinite Earths 2 (you didn’t think we were going to let those guys off the hook for Legion Lost, did you?). Join them as they dig deep into all of the characters and events that shaped this issue!
Feb 18 2013
Rank #6: Episode 572 – 5YL Part 17: Seal Team SUBS
The battle continues as the Subs cover the second part of the battle with the Khunds, where we see a lot of old friends and foes showing up!
Sep 30 2019
Rank #7: Episode 546 – A Conversation with Mike Grell
The Subs are joined by fan favourite Legion artist Mike Grell, but the conversation goes much further than that! Mike takes us through his career, and gives us insights into the comic business, and talks about his Maggie the Cat Kickstarter (found at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1501376045/mike-grells-maggie-the-cat ), John Sable, Green Arrow, and so much more!
Apr 01 2019
Rank #8: Episode 422 – The Magic Wars Part 3: Why Must Magic Triumph
Darren and Paul dig into part 3 of the Magic Wars, in which we lose another Legionnaire. Also, a Stump the Subs!
Nov 14 2016
Rank #9: Episode 496 – Who Shall Name the Dark Man?
The Subs enter the Dark Man Trilogy with Legion of Super Heroes 269. It’s Election Day in the 30th Century, and one of the candidates has ties to the Legion. Most of the Legion will be too busy though, because the Fatal Five is landing on Earth like a ton of bricks!
Apr 16 2018
Rank #10: Episode 306 – Crisis Counselling 12: The End of the Beginning – The Not So Final Crisis
Darren and Paul dig deep into the final issue of Crisis on Infinite Earths. It’s a big one, and there are many deaths, as well as many tangents. Pour yourself a drink and join in the fun… and the carnage!
Aug 25 2014
Rank #11: Episode 383 – Peace, Quiet and Impending Doom!
It’s election time! Darren and Paul take a look at the aftermath of The Universo Project. The Legion clean up after the mess Universo left, and pick a new leader!
Feb 15 2016
Rank #12: Episode 487 – The Planet That Captured the Legion
The Subs welcome Jim Sherman back to the Legion, in Legion of Super Heroes V2 number 262, as the Legionnaires face the Planet that Captured the Legion.
Feb 12 2018
Rank #13: Episode 563 – 5YL Part 10 – Roxxas Strikes
The Subs send to Winath, where it’s time to get attacked by Roxxas!
Jul 29 2019
Rank #14: Episode 416 – The Magic Wars Part 1 – When Magic Shall Return
The Legion have a new leader, just in time for the universe to go crazy again! It’s the last arc of the Baxter Run, as magic starts going crazy.
Oct 03 2016
Rank #15: Episode 379 – The Universo Project Part 4: Forgotten Friends
It’s time for the conclusion of The Universo Project! It’s Legionnaire vs Legionnaire as Universo pulls all the strings!
So long Starman, so long Snape. RIP.
Jan 18 2016
Rank #16: Episode 550 – Five Years Later…
Darren, Michael, Jim, and Paul take a deep dive into Legion of Super Heroes issue 1. What has become of the Legion since the end of the Magic Wars? Listen here and find out!
Apr 29 2019
Rank #17: Episode 483 – The Psycho War Ends… *choke*
This is it! The big one! Superboy leaves the Legion never to return again… well, for a couple of years, at least. Join the subs while they take a look at Legion of Super Heroes 259.
Jan 15 2018
Rank #18: Episode 534 – Legion Secret Origins: The Dreams of Youth!
The Subs begin the year by inviting James Purcell back to discuss the Secret Origin of the Legion. Additionally, there’s a Stump the Subs, actual Legion News, and This Week in Legion History!
Jan 07 2019
Rank #19: Episode 481 – The Superboy Chronicles: The Heroic Failures of Superboy
Happy New Year! Paul kicks off the year with 2 back to back issues of The New Adventures of Superboy, issues 22 and 23. Superboy exiles himself from Smallville after he makes too many mistakes. Where will he go?!? Also, the origin of the signal lamp, and an adventure of the Dog Detective of Smallville! Lots happens in these issues, including the origin of one of Silver Age Superman’s more ridiculous villains!
Jan 01 2018
Rank #20: Episode 527 – Murder in Glass
You’ve heard them deal with the largest of formats, when they dealt with the Damned Tabloid, now hear the Subs tackle the smallest format the Legion appeared. Here’s the framing sequence from Best of DC Blue Ribbon Digest number 24.
Nov 19 2018