How do super-villains celebrate Christmas? See a rare glimpse into the “off-duty” hours of the most dastardly do-badders of all at the Bar Sinister! Meanwhile, who is the mystery man masquerading as Santa Claus?
While Black Canary ponders her answer to Green Arrow’s question, she tracks down the criminal scientists who built the Secret Sorority of Super-Villainess’ weapons with a little help from Zatanna! But when the Blonde Bombshell and the Mistress of Magic carry the fight to the evil guildsmen’s lair, can the two heroines prevail?
by Martin Maenza, adapted and expanded from Crisis on Infinite Earths #9-10 by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez
As the remaining Earths begin to merge together, Brainiac and Lex Luthor of Earth-One have a plan to take them all! With an army of super-villains gathered from all five Earths, they mount a carefully planned invasion of Earth-Four, Earth-S, and Earth-X, swiftly defeating those worlds’ heroes. An army of super-heroes from Earth-One and Earth-Two soon arrive to free the other three Earths, but with the numbers favoring the villains, can the heroes rally to beat the odds? Guest starring the Justice League of America, the Justice Society of America, the New Teen Titans, the Outsiders, Infinity Inc., the Doom Patrol, the Marvel Family, the Freedom Fighters, and the Sentinels of Justice!
When Dolphin discovers that she’s not who she thought she was, Captain Comet relates an adventure of Aquaman’s from several months earlier, in which he wrestled both with his own demons and with an ancient evil. How does this tie into Dolphin’s true origins? Meanwhile, Adam Blake returns to Midwest City, where he had lived in the 1950s before leaving to explore space as Captain Comet. But nothing could prepare him for what he discovers there! Featuring the return of Arion, Lord of Atlantis, and Lady Blackhawk!