Monday, March 2, 2015

Adventure Comics #247 Tributes

by Siskoid

Adventure Comics #247's classic "Superboy Rejected" cover by Curt Swan and Stan Kaye from 1958 is most definitely the most homaged cover in Legion history. Surprisingly, such tributes started to come out relatively late and proliferated in the late oughts. Here we attempt a complete listing of Adv247 tributes.

Superman vol.1 #147
by Curt Swan and Stan Kaye (1961)

Adventure Comics vol.1 #322
by Curt Swan and George Klein (1964)

L.E.G.I.O.N. '94 Annual #5
by Tom Peyer, Curt Swan and Joe Rubinstein (1994)
Dark Horse Presents vol.1 #115
by Roger Langridge (1996)

Legion of Super-Heroes vol.4 #88 
by Alan Davis (1997)

The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #29 
by Alex Ross (1999)

Simpsons Comics #68
by Jason Ho (2002)

Soulsearchers and Company #59
by Amanda Conner and Steve Leialoha (2003)

Paul Jenkins' Sidekick: Super Summer Spectacular #1
by Chris Moreno (2007)

Showcase Presents the Legion of Super-Heroes vol.1
by Curt Swan and Stan Kaye (2007)
Not a tribute, but a recoloring of the original cover, 
included for completism's sake

Legion of Super-Heroes in the 31st Century #16
by Alexander Serra (2008)

Ambush Bug Year One #4
by Keith Giffen and Al Milgrom (2008)

Adventure Comics vol.2 #147
by Aaron Lopresti and Brian Miller (2009)

Necessary Evil #10 
by Marcus Harris (slated for 2009, but still unpublished)

Teenagers from the Future
by Kevin Colden (2011)

Seth Kushner's Schmuck: A Graphic Novel 
by Tony Wolf (to be released in 2015)

Special commission by Yale Stewart

Special commission by Rusty Shackles

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