Legion of Superheroes Reading Order
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The Legion of Superheroes gives us a glimpse of the future of the DC Universe, where heroes are plentiful and far better organized.

What’s on this Legion of Superheroes Reading Order?

The Legion of Superheroes is a team that exists in the future. They occasionally show up in the main DC continuity, but only because they have the ability to time travel. They come from a time where there are a lot more superheroes, and they form a more organized part of society.

This timeline attempts to place all of the major Legion of Superheroes stories together in a rough chronological order. While it might not contain every single story with the character, it does look at the primary comics.

Where to Start?

You can start anywhere you like on this timeline. You can start with the classic stuff, or move on to the more recent comics. When you see the Volumes begin to start over with number 1, that’s often a good place to start.

As always, if you like this timeline, you might enjoy some of our others, including our massive collection of DC timelines in our DC Comics Hub. And if you see something that needs to be added or changed, be sure to let us know over on our contact page. We love to hear all your feedback! In the meantime, we hope you enjoy this Legion of Superheroes Reading Order.

#AmazonName:MediaAuthorDate:SeriesNotes
1BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 1Graphic NovelOtto Binder, Jerry Siegel, Robert Bernstein1997-11-14The Silver Age
2BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 2Graphic NovelEdmond Hamilton1998-05-04The Silver Age
3BuyShowcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes Vol. 1Graphic NovelOtto Binder2007-04-04The Silver Age
4BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 3Graphic NovelEdmond Hamilton1997-11-14The Silver Age
5BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 4Graphic NovelJerry Siegel1997-11-14The Silver Age
6BuyShowcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes Vol. 2Graphic NovelEdmond Hamilton2008-04-22The Silver Age
7BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 5Graphic NovelJerry Siegel1998-05-11The Silver Age
8BuyDC Comics Classics Library: Legion Of Super-Heroes: The Life And Death of Ferro LadGraphic NovelJim Shooter2009-03-10The Silver Age
9BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 6Graphic NovelE. Nelson Bridwell1997-11-14The Silver Age
10BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 7Graphic NovelJim Shooter1998-05-04The Silver Age
11BuyShowcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes Vol. 3Graphic NovelEdmond Hamilton2009-04-28The Silver Age
12BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 8Graphic Novel1999-02-10The Silver Age
13BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 9Graphic NovelJim Shooter, E. Nelson Bridwell, Cary Bates1999-11-01The Silver Age
14BuyShowcase Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes Vol. 4Graphic NovelCary Bates, Nick Pascale, Jim Shooter, Paul Levitz2010-10-05Bronze Age
15BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 10Graphic NovelE. Nelson Bridwell, Cary Bates2000-10-01Bronze Age
16BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 11Graphic NovelCary Bates, Jim Shooter, E. Nelson Bridwell2001-08-01Bronze Age
17BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Archives Vol. 12Graphic NovelJim Shooter, Cary Bates, Ken Klaczak, Paul Levitz2003-05-01Bronze Age
18BuyLegion of Super Heroes: The Great Darkness SagaGraphic NovelPaul Levitz, Keith Giffen2010-11-23Bronze Age
19BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: An Eye For An EyeGraphic NovelPaul Levitz, Keith Giffen2007-12-05Bronze Age
20BuyLegion of Super Heroes: The More Things ChangeGraphic NovelPaul Levitz2008-12-16Bronze Age
21BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: The CurseGraphic NovelPaul Levitz, Keith Giffen2011-10-25Bronze Age
22BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: The Beginning of TomorrowGraphic NovelMark Waid, Tom Peyer, Tom McCraw1999-09-01Zero Hour
23BuyLegion: FoundationsGraphic NovelDan Abnett2004-09-01Identity Crisis
24BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: Teenage RevolutionGraphic NovelMark Waid2005-12-01Identity Crisis
25BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: Death of a DreamGraphic NovelMark Waid, Stuart Moore2006-05-01Identity Crisis
26BuySupergirl and the Legion of Super-Heroes: Strange Visitor from Another CenturyGraphic NovelMark Waid2006-10-2552/One Year Later
27BuySupergirl and the Legion of Super-Heroes: Adult EducationGraphic NovelMark Waid, Tony Bedard, Stuart Moore2007-04-0752/One Year Later
28BuySupergirl and the Legion of Super-Heroes: Dominator WarGraphic NovelMark Waid, Tony Bedard2007-09-0552/One Year Later
29BuySupergirl and the Legion of Super-Heroes: The Quest for Cosmic BoyGraphic NovelTony Bedard2008-04-15Countdown to Final Crisis
30BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: Enemy RisingGraphic NovelJim Shooter2009-11-03Countdown to Final Crisis
31BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: Enemy ManifestGraphic NovelJim Shooter, Tony Bedard2009-05-19Countdown to Final Crisis
32BuySuperman and the Legion of Super-HeroesGraphic NovelGeoff Johns2008-07-22Countdown to Final Crisis
33BuySuperboy and the Legion of Super-HeroesGraphic NovelPaul Levitz2011-05-24Brightest Day/Flashpoint
34BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: The ChoiceGraphic NovelPaul Levitz2011-04-26Brightest Day/Flashpoint
35BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: ConsequencesGraphic NovelPaul Levitz2011-09-13Brightest Day/Flashpoint
36BuyLegion of Super-Heroes: When Evil CallsGraphic NovelPaul Levitz2012-04-17Brightest Day/Flashpoint
37BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Vol. 1: Hostile WorldGraphic NovelPaul Levitz2012-07-03New 52 Vol. 1
38BuyLegion Lost Vol. 1: Run from TomorrowGraphic NovelFabian Nicieza2012-09-25New 52 Vol. 1
39BuyLegion: Secret OriginGraphic NovelPaul Levitz2012-10-30New 52 Vol. 2 - Zero Month
40BuyLegion of Super-Heroes Vol. 2: The DominatorsGraphic NovelPaul Levitz2013-05-14New 52 Vol. 2 - Zero Month
41BuyLegion Lost Vol. 2: The CullingGraphic NovelTom DeFalco2013-09-03New 52 Vol. 3 - Death of the Family
42BuyJustice League 3001 Vol. 1: Deja Vu All Over AgainGraphic NovelKeith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis2016-03-22New 52 Vol. 6 - Futures End
43BuyJustice League 3001 Vol. 2: Things Fall ApartGraphic NovelKeith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis2016-10-04New 52 Vol. 6 - Futures End
44BuySuperboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes Vol. 2Graphic NovelGerry Conway, Len Wein, Paul Levitz2018-07-17Rebirth
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