History ComicBook / AllStarSquadron

11th Jun '16 10:06:28 PM Doug86
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* FishOutOfTemporalWater: The Shining Knight, frozen in ice since the days of KingArthur until the World War II period.

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* FishOutOfTemporalWater: The Shining Knight, frozen in ice since the days of KingArthur Myth/KingArthur until the World War II period.
17th Dec '15 11:04:20 AM VicGeorge2011
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* UsefulNotes/WorldWarII

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* UsefulNotes/WorldWarII
17th Oct '15 7:55:54 PM nombretomado
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* SkunkStripe: "Iron" Munro, the PostCrisis Golden Age Superman replacement in ''The Young All-Stars''.

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* SkunkStripe: "Iron" Munro, the PostCrisis ComicBook/PostCrisis Golden Age Superman replacement in ''The Young All-Stars''.
19th Jul '15 5:38:32 PM foxley
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* TeamTitle
2nd Jun '15 3:29:59 AM VicGeorge2011
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* AscendedFangirl: Paula Brooks of ''The Young All-Stars'' became the Tigress since she modeled herself after Paul Kirk as the Manhunter.
12th May '15 1:52:25 PM nombretomado
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A comic book series published by Creator/DCComics in UsefulNotes/{{the Bronze Age|OfComicBooks}} starting in 1981. Coming out after DC's parallel worlds had existed for a while, and written by the continuity-obsessed Roy Thomas, this series took place during UsefulNotes/WorldWarII on the parallel world of Earth-2, where DC's [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] characters were said to have existed.

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A comic book series published by Creator/DCComics in UsefulNotes/{{the Bronze Age|OfComicBooks}} starting in 1981. Coming out after DC's parallel worlds had existed for a while, and written by the continuity-obsessed Roy Thomas, this series took place during UsefulNotes/WorldWarII on the parallel world of Earth-2, where DC's [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] characters were said to have existed.



The phrase "retroactive continuity" was used (attributed to a fan) in the letter column in issue #18, which soon became "{{Retcon}}". The series was heavily based around retcons in the positive sense--it often told stories that happened between issues of real [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] series, gave characters origins who never had them, and cleared up plot holes and dangling plots from decades ago. It generally avoided the "[[ReWrite everything you know is a lie]]" type of retcon, though there were some minor history changes. It also gave a decent explanation why the really powerful superheroes didn't invade the Axis powers to end the war overnight: Hitler had the mystic SpearOfDestiny in his possession that would take mind control of the superheroes who tried entering land under his, or his allies', control.

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The phrase "retroactive continuity" was used (attributed to a fan) in the letter column in issue #18, which soon became "{{Retcon}}". The series was heavily based around retcons in the positive sense--it often told stories that happened between issues of real [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] series, gave characters origins who never had them, and cleared up plot holes and dangling plots from decades ago. It generally avoided the "[[ReWrite everything you know is a lie]]" type of retcon, though there were some minor history changes. It also gave a decent explanation why the really powerful superheroes didn't invade the Axis powers to end the war overnight: Hitler had the mystic SpearOfDestiny in his possession that would take mind control of the superheroes who tried entering land under his, or his allies', control.



* DifferentlyPoweredIndividual: The term "Mystery Men" was used for superheroes, as in real [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] comics.

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* DifferentlyPoweredIndividual: The term "Mystery Men" was used for superheroes, as in real [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] comics.



* TokenMinority: Amazing Man--of course, the heroes in actual [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] comics, which the series was based on, were ''all'' white. Also Tsunami after her HeelFaceTurn and Flying Fox in ''Young All-Stars''.

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* TokenMinority: Amazing Man--of course, the heroes in actual [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] comics, which the series was based on, were ''all'' white. Also Tsunami after her HeelFaceTurn and Flying Fox in ''Young All-Stars''.
5th Apr '15 3:09:03 PM VicGeorge2011
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* PublicDomainArtifact: SpearOfDestiny and HolyGrail, the former of which would become an important plot device in the one-shot ''The Last Days Of The Justice Society'' taking place after the ''Crisis''.

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* PublicDomainArtifact: The SpearOfDestiny and the HolyGrail, the former of which would become an important plot device in the one-shot ''The Last Days Of The Justice Society'' ''ComicBook/LastDaysOfTheJusticeSociety'' special taking place after the ''Crisis''.
27th Mar '15 2:14:44 AM jormis29
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The phrase "retroactive continuity" was used (attributed to a fan) in the letter column in issue #18, which soon became "{{Retcon}}". The series was heavily based around retcons in the positive sense--it often told stories that happened between issues of real [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] series, gave characters origins who never had them, and cleared up plot holes and dangling plots from decades ago. It generally avoided the "[[ReWrite everything you know is a lie]]" type of retcon, though there were some minor history changes. It also gave a decent explanation why the really powerful superheroes didn't invade the Axis powers to end the war overnight: Hitler had the mystic [[PublicDomainArtifact Spear of Destiny]] in his possession that would take mind control of the superheroes who tried entering land under his, or his allies', control.

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The phrase "retroactive continuity" was used (attributed to a fan) in the letter column in issue #18, which soon became "{{Retcon}}". The series was heavily based around retcons in the positive sense--it often told stories that happened between issues of real [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] series, gave characters origins who never had them, and cleared up plot holes and dangling plots from decades ago. It generally avoided the "[[ReWrite everything you know is a lie]]" type of retcon, though there were some minor history changes. It also gave a decent explanation why the really powerful superheroes didn't invade the Axis powers to end the war overnight: Hitler had the mystic [[PublicDomainArtifact Spear of Destiny]] SpearOfDestiny in his possession that would take mind control of the superheroes who tried entering land under his, or his allies', control.



* PublicDomainArtifact: Spear of Destiny and Holy Grail, the former of which would become an important plot device in the one-shot ''The Last Days Of The Justice Society'' taking place after the ''Crisis''.

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* PublicDomainArtifact: Spear of Destiny SpearOfDestiny and Holy Grail, HolyGrail, the former of which would become an important plot device in the one-shot ''The Last Days Of The Justice Society'' taking place after the ''Crisis''.
12th Mar '15 7:03:38 PM nombretomado
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A comic book series published by Creator/DCComics in the BronzeAge starting in 1981. Coming out after DC's parallel worlds had existed for a while, and written by the continuity-obsessed Roy Thomas, this series took place during UsefulNotes/WorldWarII on the parallel world of Earth-2, where DC's [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] characters were said to have existed.

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A comic book series published by Creator/DCComics in the BronzeAge UsefulNotes/{{the Bronze Age|OfComicBooks}} starting in 1981. Coming out after DC's parallel worlds had existed for a while, and written by the continuity-obsessed Roy Thomas, this series took place during UsefulNotes/WorldWarII on the parallel world of Earth-2, where DC's [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] characters were said to have existed.
11th Oct '14 6:51:00 AM VicGeorge2011
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* TokenMinority: Amazing Man--of course, the heroes in actual [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] comics, which the series was based on, were ''all'' white. Also Tsunami after her HeelFaceTurn in ''Young All-Stars''.

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* TokenMinority: Amazing Man--of course, the heroes in actual [[TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks Golden Age]] comics, which the series was based on, were ''all'' white. Also Tsunami after her HeelFaceTurn and Flying Fox in ''Young All-Stars''.
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