The Shining Knight and the Star-Spangled Kid take some Graft-Dr. Graft that is-as the nefarious Dragon King makes his move! The King's daughter, Shiv, attacks S.T.R.I.P.E. and the Kid where they live-literally-as Pat's Pit Stop is besieged! Plus, Courtney and her stepbrother, Mike, fight over the Star-Spangled Kid's Cosmic Converter Belt. Sibling rivalry is one thing, but this could be explosive!
What sucks more than high school in Blue Valley? The human mosquito called Skeeter! When one of Dr. Graft's experiments goes astray, it's up to the new Star Spangled Kid and S.T.R.I.P.E. to stop the overgrown pest from putting the bite on Blue Valley's blood supply!
S.T.R.I.P.E. can only save the new Star Spangled Kid from the ultimate terror if he can get his suit to stop conking out while he's flying 300 feet in the air! And what is Courtney's ultimate terror? Why, detention, of course! Also: the new villain called Paintball explodes all over Blue Valley High!
Courtney Whitmore learns a secret about her new step-dad, Pat: he was once known as Stripesy, the Golden Age sidekick of the original Star-Spangled Kid! And what better way to irritate the new dad by forcing him to be a sidekick again...to her, as the new Star-Spangled Kid makes her action-packed debut at Blue Valley High?
While in Opal City on a field trip, the Star-Spangled Kid and S.T.R.I.P.E. join Starman in confronting the new Icicle. At the same time, Ted Knight recalls a visit from Sylvester Pemberton when he needed help repairing his cosmic belt and had to face the first Icicle with Ted's old cosmic rod.