by Libbylawrence, partially adapted from Kong the Untamed #1 by Jack Oleck and Alfredo Alcala
published September 21, 2002
The young Kong and Gurat the beast-man have finally found peace and safety with the Lanktor tribe, riders of the flying lizards! But when the Lanktors fall under the control of an evil enemy, will Kong have to slay an innocent to save not only his life but that of his new friends? Enter once more the primitive world of Kong the Untamed as he must fight for a new home against an undying hatred!
- Rip Hunter, Time Master: The Master of Time, Chapter 2: Just Like Old Times (Kong the Untamed guest stars)
- Rip Hunter, Time Master: The Master of Time, Chapter 3: Making Up for Lost Time (Kong the Untamed guest stars)
by Libbylawrence, partially adapted from 1st Issue Special #1 by Jack Kirby
published August 28, 2003
The story of the ancient hero Atlas the Great is the stuff of legends! It begins when a young boy witnesses his father’s murder at the hands of slavers! It continues as that boy grows in great strength and size to become the mighty Atlas, finally confronting the evil warlord Hyssa! But the story does not end there! Now, for the first time, learn the rest of this legendary hero’s tale, and discover why his statue is first in Atlantis’ Field of Heroes!
- Showcase: Whatever Happened to Atlas? (Arion guest stars in the 43rd century BC)
published July 3, 2003
In the aftermath of the sinking of the Atlantean capital, Arion works to establish a new home in Mu for the refugees from the City of the Golden Gate! But what connection does an ancient evil have to Mara’s hostility and resentment toward the high mage of Atlantis?
published July 12, 2003
Seeking to save his friend Wyynde, Arion ventures into the Darkworld for mystical help! But he soon discovers that his world is in peril from new and deadly forces from another dimension — the Shadow-Gods! Guest starring Claw the Unconquered!
published August 4, 2003
The Shadow-Gods of the Seven Hells have invaded the realm of Atlantis, and their pawns have begun to wreak havoc over the Earth! The crisis leads Arion and Wyynde to encounter damsels, dragons, and danger! Featuring the final fate of Thiron, bearer of the Dragonsword, and guest starring Claw the Unconquered!
- Aquaman: Old Demons, New Hope, Chapter 3: Ancient Histories (Arion appears via flashback in the 43rd century BC)
- Justice Society of America: 1982/1977: The Man from Atlantis, Chapter 3: Call Her Nike (Arion appears via flashback on Earth-2 in the 43rd century BC)
The Old West
- Challengers of the Unknown: Times Past, 1981: The Forgotten, Chapter 4: The Unknown Challenger (Corinna Stark appears via time travel in 1866)
published November 1, 2015
As a well-traveled bounty hunter, Jonah Hex has seen a lot of strange things in his day. But as he and Scalphunter follow the trail of a seemingly ordinary man to the town of Sundown, he turns out to be more than either of them had expected!
published February 27, 2002
The story of Kid Kelly, one of the Old West’s most notorious killers, can finally be told. Before he became Kid Kelly, he was just a thirteen-year-old boy who should have listened to his mother’s warning that a pistol is the Devil’s right hand.
published December 23, 2020
Life in the trenches for a soldier in the Great War was brutal, allowing for no peace or rest. But then the sounds of a familiar Christmas carol are heard from across No Man’s Land one Christmas Eve.
published October 31, 2009
A World War I soldier finds himself in a precarious situation on the battlefield and receives a little help from beyond. Sometimes family ties still bind, even after death.
- Showcase: The Sentinels of Magic: Times Past, 1948: Sacrifices Must Be Made (Chuck Wilson appears)
- DC Universe: Times Past, 1943: The Space-Time Gambit, Book 2, Chapter 2: To Save the Past (Rip Hunter appears via time travel in 1974)
by Martin Maenza
published October 12, 2001
Befriending a certain stage magician, Jonny Double discovers that he isn’t the only one interested in the beautiful young woman! After a group of men abduct her, the hapless detective tries to track her down, but soon finds that this is no ordinary kidnapping! Guest starring Zatanna!
- Secret Origins: Fleur-de-Lis: Death’s Head Revisited, Chapter 2: Department Gamma (André Chavard guest stars via flashback in 1981)
- Secret Origins: Fleur-de-Lis: Death’s Head Revisited, Chapter 3: The Experiment (André Chavard guest stars via flashback in 1981)
published November 23, 2005
The Challengers of the Unknown face mysterious perils from a forgotten past as they investigate a haunted Virginian inn. But as Corinna Stark, the newest Challenger, uses her rapport with the mystical to commune with the troubled spirit of a forgotten man, can a timely sacrifice save both the ghost and the team itself?
- Justice Society of America: 1982/1977: The Man from Atlantis, Chapter 3: Call Her Nike (Arion guest stars via time travel on Earth-2 in 1982)
- The Brave and the Bold: Batman and the Metal Men: Times Past, 1982: True Mettle, Chapter 1: Missing: One Doc Magnus (Jason Bard guest stars)
- DC Universe: Times Past, 1984: Seeds, Chapter 1: Visitors from Another Earth (Biff Bailey, Dane Dorrance, Judy Walton, Nicky Walton, and Sea Devils guest star)
- Secret Origins: Tex Thomson: An American Tale (Johnny Peril appears)
by Martin Maenza
published November 21, 2001
A Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover
During the twenty-four-hour period that the five Earths are merged, a detective convention in Las Vegas turns serious when the costumed villain Angle Man is found dead! Who killed him and why? Five famed detectives and one policewoman — Jonni Thunder, Jonny Double, Harvey Bullock, Christopher Chance, Angel O’Day, and Liza Warner — are about to find out! Guest starring Earth-Four’s Michael Mauser!
- Kid Flash: Wally West in Crisis, Chapter 3: No Second Chances (Rip Hunter guest stars)
- Kid Flash: Wally West in Crisis, Chapter 4: The End of All That Was (Rip Hunter, Jeff Smith, Bonnie Baxter, and Corky Baxter guest star)
published July 5, 2010
After being blinded by Shadow Demons during the Crisis on Infinite Earths, Amethyst was informed by Doctor Fate that she is a daughter of a Lord of Order and quite possibly the most powerful being alive. But how much of this is true and how much misdirection? And when the new threat of the Starry Sky beings strikes the Gemworld, must the royal houses make a pact with their worst enemy in order to survive?
by Harvey Kent
published September 23, 2000
Somebody wants Clark Kent dead! Christopher Chance, the Human Target, must keep him alive while Superman tracks down the would-be assassin!
- Captain Comet’s Rehab Squad: Suicide Mission, Chapter 2: Kidnapped (Nemesis appears behind the scenes)
- The New Titans: Fragments, Chapter 2: Extradition (King Faraday appears behind the scenes)
- Captain Comet’s Rehab Squad: Suicide Mission, Chapter 4: Arena (Rip Hunter guest stars)
- Captain Comet’s Rehab Squad: The Return of Supergirl, Chapter 1: Crisis Revisited (Rip Hunter guest stars)
- Aquaman: Old Demons, New Hope (Arion guest stars)
- Showcase: The Secret Six: Wanted, Chapter 4: Second Chances (Mark Compass guest stars)
- Captain Comet’s Rehab Squad: Strange Visitors, Chapter 4: World at War (Jason Bard and Johnny Peril appear)
- Captain Comet’s Rehab Squad: Heroes and Villains, Chapter 2: Prison Break (Nemesis appears)
- Justice League of America: Between Sea and Sky, Chapter 3: A Dishonorable Defeat (Sea Devils guest star)
- The Outsiders: Outsiders and Insiders (Cave Carson, Bulldozer Smith, Christie Madison, and Johnny Blake guest star) CHAPTERS
- Captain Comet’s Rehab Squad: In Search Of (Angel O’Day and Sam Simeon guest star)
- Captain Comet’s Rehab Squad: The Suicide Squad (Human Target guest stars)
- Superman: Welcome Home, Soldier (Unknown Soldier guest stars)
- Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen: By Air or By Sea (Angel O’Day, Mark Compass, and Sam Simeon guest star)
- The Forgotten Heroes: No Place Like Home (Arion and Lady Blackhawk guest star)
- Justice League of America: Off on a Tangent, Chapter 1: Brains and Pawns (Lady Blackhawk guest stars)
- The Brave and the Bold: Green Arrow and Captain Boomerang: Thrown for a Loss (Rick Flag guest stars)
- Captain Comet: Blake’s Seven, Prologue: Back in Time (Lady Blackhawk guest stars)
- Captain Comet: Blake’s Seven, Chapter 3: Making a Difference (Lady Blackhawk guest stars)
- Aquaman: Can Any Place Be Home? Chapter 1: Atlantis in Peacetime (Arion guest stars)
- Blue Devil: War of the Devils (Cinnamon Savage guest stars)
- Green Arrow: Unfinished Business (Cinnamon Savage guest stars)
- The Brave and the Bold: Hawkman and Scarab: The Road to Shamballah (Jennifer Morgan guest stars)
- Super-Team Family: Starman, Green Lantern and Aquaman: The Stars Below, Chapter 2: Star-Band’s End (Rick Flag and Karin Grace guest star)
- The Forgotten Heroes: Passions (Lady Blackhawk guest stars)
- The New Titans: Animal Instincts (Arion guest stars)
- Aquaman: Atlantis Attacked (Arion guest stars)
- Firestorm, the Nuclear Man: Cold Fusion, Chapter 5: Hearing Voices (King Faraday guest stars)
- Firestorm, the Nuclear Man: Cold Fusion, Chapter 7: Frozen Bomb (King Faraday guest stars)
- Firestorm, the Nuclear Man: Cold Fusion, Epilogue: The Right People (King Faraday guest stars)
- El Diablo: Vandy, Vandy (Jonah Hex appears as a corpse)
- Aquaman: Bride’s Head Revisited (Arion guest stars)
- The Books of Magic: Orientation Day (Johnny Peril and Nemesis guest star)
- The Forgotten Heroes: Terror in Tropidor (Lady Blackhawk guest stars)
- The Books of Magic: Fever of Death (Johnny Peril guest stars)
- Weird Western Tales: The Devil’s Right Hand (Jonah Hex appears as a corpse in 1987)
by Philip-Todd Franklin
published January 19, 2004
Animal Man seeks the help of his old friend and fellow Forgotten Heroes alumni Rip Hunter, Time Master, to solve a strange case. Learning about a supernatural force in South Africa that kills everything in its path, Buddy Baker is shocked when he recognizes the man causing it — even more so since he saw that man die many years ago! How will this time paradox affect Animal Man’s own history? Guest starring the Phantom Stranger!
- The Swamp Thing: Reversal of Fortune (Challengers of the Unknown guest star) CHAPTERS
- Titans West: The China Connection (Jonny Double guest stars)
- Nightwing: Ghost Riders (Cinnamon Savage guest stars)
published March 1, 2004
Frustrated by his own family’s disinterest in his career, and long overshadowed by super-heroes like Superman and Batman, the retired Mysto the Magician Detective stumbles into Madame Xanadu’s shop, where he learns how much good he actually did as a hero! Guest starring the Phantom Stranger!
- The Forgotten Heroes: Devastation (Unnatural Woman) (Lady Blackhawk guest stars) CHAPTERS
- Titans West: Birthday Party Surprise, Chapter 1: The Truth Hurts (Jonny Double guest stars)
- DC Universe: Invasion, Book 1, Chapter 3: Disappearances (Mike Tempest guest stars)
- Batman Family: A Terror Too Close, Book 2, Chapter 1: Invasion of the Outsiders (Jason Bard guest stars)
An Invasion crossover
by Martin Maenza
published September 3, 2002
Skartaris is invaded, leading Travis Morgan and his ally to come to the lizard-men’s rescue! But can even the Warlord prevail over a group of trained Gordanian soldiers packing alien weapons? Enter the lost world of the Warlord and learn why only the strong survive in this savage land! Guest starring the Scarab!
- DC Universe: Invasion, Book 2, Chapter 8: Hunter (Lady Blackhawk guest stars)
- DC Universe: Invasion, Book 2, Chapter 10: Experiments (Human Target and Roy Raymond guest star)
- DC Universe: Invasion, Book 3, Chapter 4: Liberation (Human Target and Mike Tempest guest star)
- DC Universe: Invasion, Book 3, Chapter 5: Destruction (Mike Tempest guest stars)
- The New Titans: Transitionary Dependence, Chapter 10: Leaving the Titans (King Faraday guest stars)
- The New Titans: Transitionary Dependence, Epilogue: Without a Trace (King Faraday guest stars)
published March 20, 2003
Captain X, a brooding, Byronic figure under the sea, was sometimes an enemy and sometimes an ally of the Sea Devils in the past. Why has he returned now with a fantastic new scheme involving Superman?
by Martin Maenza
published June 1, 2003
Back in 1969, rock ‘n’ roll star Jim Rook found himself in a very strange, magical land called Myrra, where he wielded a magical sword to save the kingdom as Nightmaster! Find out what happened to him after that and how it leads him to a very fateful encounter one autumn night!
- The Paladins: Cavaliers and Roundheads, Book 2: The Battle of Naseby (Rip Hunter, Jeff Smith, Bonnie Baxter, and Corky Baxter guest star)
- Captain Comet: A Higher Calling (Lady Blackhawk guest stars) CHAPTERS
published January 7, 2006
When a much older version of one of Rip Hunter’s team visits the Time Master in the present, only to die shortly after, Rip has a mystery on his hands. Reuniting the team, Rip Hunter and the Time Masters play a game of cat and mouse throughout the time stream. But as Rip Hunter soon discovers, he is trying to defeat an enemy who may be more of a Time Master than he is! Guest starring Star Hawkins, greatest detective of the 21st century, and Kong the Untamed from a primitive prehistoric era!
published December 24, 2005
When Travis Morgan, the Warlord of Skartaris, shares the joy of Christmas with his wife Tara, they unexpectedly receive the greatest gift of all. Guest starring Jennifer Morgan and the Scarab!
- Green Arrow and Black Canary: Let No Man Put Asunder (Fred Farrell Junior appears) CHAPTERS
published April 7, 2006
Whatever happened to the original Secret Six? When they meet these forgotten adventurers from the past, the Challengers of the Unknown find out the truth behind the origins of that earlier heroic team and its founder, Mockingbird. But in the twenty years since they were formed, have the Secret Six remained heroes, or have they become villains?
published November 8, 2020
For many soldiers who fought for our freedoms, the war never really ends. As the old man called Sarge well knows, there are other battles to be fought, even in old age.
published December 14, 2009
“Silent Night” is one of the world’s most well-known Christmas carols. But it takes on new meaning when seen through the eyes of an American soldier on patrol one Christmas Eve.