* Fan-favorite Legion writer Paul Levitz returns to the 31st century super team he made supreme with an all-new intergalactic era! This exciting graphic vel picks up on threads from Geoff Johns's Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes storyline and ties-in directly with events from Green Lantern Corps. Levitz and rising superstar artist Yildiray Cinar join together to revitalize one of DC Comics' most beloved franchises for a new generation. In this volume, the first strike of Durlan assassins arrives on Earth! Their goal: kill the United Planets leadership as revenge for R.J. Brande's death...while posing as Science Police officers!
Paul Levitz entered comics in 1971 as editor of The Comic Reader, the first comics newszine, which won two Best Fanzine Comic Art Fan Awards. He has received the Inkpot Award and the Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award and serves on the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund board. Levitz is known for his writing, including an acclaimed run on the LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES, a series to which he's returned. On staff from 1973, Levitz was DC's youngest editor ever, ultimately became publisher in 1989 and president and publisher from 2002 to 2009. He is now primarily writing.