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Adventure 477 - Aquaman faces Black Manta, and Starman learns the origin of Mn'torr

Another split cover on Adventure 477 (Nov 80), and the final one to really feature Starman and Plastic Man.

Aquaman leaves New Venice by mutual agreement as this story, by J.M. 206 more words

Adventure 476 - Aquaman vs Poseidon, and Starman vs Lord Protector Oswin

Aquaman hunts for Mera in Adventure 476 (Oct 80), in a story by J.M. DeMatteis and Dick Giordano.

He runs into a powerful man who claims to be the god Poseidon, although it’s fairly clear he is not.  202 more words

Adventure 474 - Starman fights without his powers

Once again, but for the last time, a cover that features Starman and minimizes Plastic Man (who battles villains called Acid-Tongue and the Skunk), in Adventure 474 (Aug 80). 143 more words

Adventure 473 - Starman rejects incest

Bad tidings across the empire in the Starman story from Adventure 473 (July 80), by Paul Levitz, Steve Ditko and Romeo Tanghal.

Starman defends the odd bubble ship from an attack by Lord Portector Oswin’s forces, but as they have no idea the Empress is on board, this is taken to mean that Starman abducted and murdered her. 120 more words

Adventure 472 - A tense day for Starman

I like the cover to Adventure 472 (June 1980), as it sort of shoves Plastic Man to the side in favour of Starman, much like I am doing in this blog. 183 more words

Adventure 471 - Starman vs Captain Krydd

Another split cover on Adventure 471 (May 80), showing Plastic Man saving Woozy Winks from Brickface, and the story I am going to talk about instead. 133 more words

Adventure 470 - the origin of Starman

The flashbacks continue as the origin of Starman concludes in Adventure 470 (April 1980), by Paul Levitz, Steve Ditko and Romeo Tanghal.  And look, he almost gets the cover all to himself! 136 more words