JLA #87

Writer: Joe Kelly Artist: Doug Mahnke Publisher: DC Comics Release Date: September 24, 2003 Critic Reviews: 1
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The horrifying origin of their latest nemesis is revealed! Surprisingly, Batman feels there's only one possible solution to The Burning question, and trust us--it's a stretch! "Trial by Fire" Part 4.

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    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Oct 2, 2003

    A fairly enjoyable issue that manages to clearly spell out how J'Onn went from a trusted teammate into a truly terrifying evil creature that delights in performing sadistic acts of torture, and plans on destroying the entire planet. Now being a fan of J'Onn I do hope that he's put back to normal when this arc wraps up, but for now I'm rather enjoying this rather impressive display of J'Onn unleashed, and frankly it a lot of fun to see the JLA up against a villain who is able to make such quick work of this normally highly formidable fighting force. I'm also rather looking forward to see what contribution Plastic Man can make to the fight, as Batman seems to be convinced that Plastic Man is the answer, and the hurdle that he runs up against in this issue caught my attention. There's also some fairly interesting comments made by J'Onn, as he's doing more than simply ranting and raving like an evil villain, but rather some of the comments that he makes seem to hint at underlying frustrati Read Full Review

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