by Doc Quantum
Count Duckula finds himself utterly bored this Howlloween, longing for the old days of hapless victims and torch-carrying mobs. But when young Billy Bearowitz stumbles into his castle, Duckula quickly discovers that his house guest might just be the worst kind of house pest!
by Christine Nightstar
In the basement beneath a busy Gotham City deli, a highly advanced, human-like clockwork man built in the mid-nineteenth century is disturbed from his century-long sleep. Trenton “Ticks” Avery soon becomes one of the Deltonio family, even as he also begins to discover that his creator had built in amazing mechanisms allowing him to evolve physically, mentally, and emotionally. And with some of these new abilities Ticks inadvertently becomes Gotham’s newest crime-fighter, Clockwork. But with newfound fame comes danger to his adoptive family, even as an old villain called the Clock seeks him as a prize! Guest starring Batman and Platinum of the Metal Men!
by Dan Swanson
Twenty years ago, a fictional super-villain called Ghast the Ghostly Avenger was mystically brought to life and battled the world’s greatest super-heroes of the time before disappearing into nonexistence. When the Ghast inadvertently returns, will this fictional character choose a prescribed life of villainy or become a hero? Guest starring Captain Marvel!
by John Reiter
When the magical sword of a mysterious, forgotten Spanish hero is discovered by a young man named Raphael Montez, he is transformed into a swashbuckling heroic figure, much to his surprise! The only problem is, what will his girlfriend Camilla think of her boyfriend becoming the living legend and romantic adventurer known as the seducer of Seville? Introducing Spain’s newest hero, Don Juan!
It’s been a long, hard road for William Hand over the past couple of years, and he’s well past due for a homecoming! But for what reason does his older brother have the super-criminal known as the Black Hand temporarily removed from incarceration? Whatever the answer, this is one family reunion that certainly won’t go as planned!
by Starsky Hutch 76
Winslow P. Schott fought Superman for years as the Toyman, but on his deathbed he has nothing left in him to keep up the fight. So when he’s offered a deal with the Devil, what will this mean for the family of the nurse who took care of him in his final days?
A Halloween encounter between the super-villain known as the Prankster and the perfect housewife leaves some doubt as to which one will be tricked and which one will be treated!
by Goose Gansler
Swashbuckler, the costumed hero of Houston, Texas, arrives at a reading of the will of his uncle Greg Sanders, the legendary hero known as the Vigilante, who died a month earlier during the Invasion. As he meets four other unique folks with other identities, can a new team for the Southwest be in the works? Guest starring Bat-Shaman, Mighty Eagle, the new Super-Chief, and Althera of Vrandar.
Jack O’Lantern tries to make beautiful music with a young singer in spite of magical opposition. Good thing he has the Good People and the luck of the Irish on his side!
Sometimes having super-powers doesn’t mean you have to use them… except when you do. Meet the Normies — Loretta Grant and the unique group of folks she’s been counseling since her last misadventure as the Yellow Peri!
The hero of Taiwan, already facing challenges both personal and political in his private life, is challenged by a new, powerful super-villain with the ability to absorb Thunderlord’s mighty power of sound! Can this Global Guardian find a way to defeat a foe that grows more powerful with every blast thrown against him? And what hidden ties does this villain have with a Western mastermind?
Frustrated by his own family’s disinterest in his career, and long overshadowed by super-heroes like Superman and Batman, the retired Mysto the Magician Detective stumbles into Madame Xanadu’s shop, where he learns how much good he actually did as a hero! Guest starring the Phantom Stranger!
by Philip-Todd Franklin
Hi-Jack, former member of the Royal Flush Gang and the Secret Society of Super-Villains on Earth-One, finds himself on the wartorn world of Earth-X with no idea how to get home. And when he is mistaken for a wealthy California senator during the liberation of Occupied California, things take a strange turn. Can the threat against the family of his parallel universe double turn a hardened criminal into a hero?
by Martin Maenza
After an experimental transporter strands Doctor Light in the Vegan system, the light-wielding villain must make his way on an alien world! With the technology he has at his disposal, it’s a simple matter to pose as a god, but will his own words trip him up in the end? Guest starring a member of the Green Lantern Corps!
The story of the ancient hero Atlas the Great is the stuff of legends! It begins when a young boy witnesses his father’s murder at the hands of slavers! It continues as that boy grows in great strength and size to become the mighty Atlas, finally confronting the evil warlord Hyssa! But the story does not end there! Now, for the first time, learn the rest of this legendary hero’s tale, and discover why his statue is first in Atlantis’ Field of Heroes!