Charlton Heroes Of The 1960s: Volume 1: Gwandanaland Comics #2025 --- Starring Blue Beetle - Judo Master - Captain Atom - The Peacemaker - Fightin' Five --- Their First Appearances
These are the first appearances of five of Charlton Comics most popular and epic heroes. From costumed crimefighter to Science-Fiction Superhero, to Super-Spy Agent of Justice to a team of Adventurous Commandos, Charlton Comics was a hotbed of action in the 1960s. Gwandanaland Comics has gathered their origins stories, earliest adventures, and memorable beginnings - - take a look, you could get hooked!
- BLUE BEETLE - From Blue Beetle #1-2 (1964)*
- CAPTAIN ATOM - From Space Adventure #33-37 (1960)
- JUDO MASTER - From Special War Series #4 and Judo Master #89
- THE PEACEMAKER - From Fightin' 5 #40 & #40 and The Peacemaker #1
- FIGHTIN' FIVE - From Fightin' 5 #1-2
*The Blue Beetle had known many incarnations and reboots since his Golden Age introduction in Mystery Men Comics #1 (1940). When he was re-imagined in the 1960s at Charlton his origin, identity, and backstory had all changed, essentially a different character.
This is a trade paperback collecting Blue Beetle #1-2, Captain Atom stories from Space Adventure #33-37, Judo Master stories from Special War Series #4 and Judo Master #89, Peacemaker stories from Fightin' 5 #40, 41 and The Peacemaker #1, and Fightin' 5 stories from Fightin' 5 #1-2.
Please Note: In September, 2018, due to uncertainty about its public domain status, the publisher immediately and voluntarily pulled this book from their catalog.