“THE ORIGIN OF THE JUSTICE LEAGUE – MINUS ONE!” While looking through the JLA Casebook, Green Arrow discovers various discrepancies in the established “origin” of the team. He demands to learn the true story, which Superman and Green Lantern decide to share with him with the aid of a videotape narrated by J’onn J’onzz.
“NO ONE ESCAPES THE MANHUNTERS!” Green Lantern is charged with the crime of the destruction of a planet and the powerful automatons known as the Manhunters plan to see that he is held accountable. Can the Justice League save their friend from the oldest law enforcement in the universe, and more importantly...should they?
“ADAM STRANGE--PUPPET OF TIME!” Adam Strange's residual Zeta-beam energy begins causing him to be teleported randomly into Earth's future! While there, he believes himself to be battling a series of bizarre menaces. Are these menaces what they seem? Join the Justice League as they travel to the 73rd century to rescue Adam Strange!
ÒTHE BATTLE AT THE EDGE OF FOREVER!Ó Albon and Nordon, two survivors of a mostly dead alien race called the Krill, observe Supergirl and the Justice League's quest to find their missing champion, Superman. To satisfy their own curiosity, they bring the Justice League and one of its greatest enemies together for a final battle.
ÒTHE BEASTS WHO THOUGHT LIKE MEN!Ó A mysterious plague has struck the United States! Human beings are exhibiting wild-animal behavior and animals are gaining human intelligence! Where exactly did this plague come from? And can the Justice League of America contain it without becoming infected themselves?!
"SKYJACK AT 22,300 MILES!" The Dharlu, an alien life-form that had dwelled dormant in a moon rock, are unwittingly released by S.T.A.R. scientists and accidentally teleported up to the JLA satellite at the same time as Flash and Hawkman, resulting in a molecular scrambling that may destroy the Justice League from the inside out!
ÒTHE EARTH DIES SCREAMING!Ó Nekron, lord of the unliving, creates a solar flare that threatens to wipe Midway City off the map! Wonder Woman and Hawkman team up to evacuate the city before itÕs too late. Meanwhile, Atom and Aquaman attempt to lure Nekron to the Justice League satellite!
ÒWINNER TAKES EARTH!Ó Elongated Man, Green Arrow, Batman and Atom are added to the list of defeated JLA members as the Adaptoids proceed to take over the world! But when Hawkman and Hawkgirl return from Thanagar, they are unknowingly carrying the key to defeating the Adaptoids!
ÒTAKEOVER OF THE EARTH-MASTERS.Ó Misinterpreting a radio telescope message from Earth, alien beings known as the Adaptoids believe the members of the Justice League to be super-powered tyrants, and decide that they are a threat that needs to be exterminated!
ÒTHE LAST ANGRY GOD.Ó J'onn J'onzz returns to Earth to seek the Justice League's aid when his people on their newly adopted homeworld accidentally awaken an alien--a self-appointed "God" called Korge, who overcomes them with fire, the weakness of all Martians.
ÒTHE PASTÕS FACE--POWERÕS FUTURE.Ó Green Lantern already has his hands full when Superman asks him to do something about the fact that Pluto is missing and messing with the gravitational fields of all the other planets in the solar system. Unfortunately for him, he also has to deal with the return of his greatest enemy, Sinestro!
First appearance of Libra! In 'Balance of Power,' the Injustice Gang uses a device to steal the powers from the members of the JLA! Also in this issue, 'The Black Star Shines' starring the Seven Soldiers of Victory, 'Mystery of the Santa Claus Pirate' featuring the Star Spangled Kid, Green Lantern in 'Mystery of the One-Man Museum,' and more!