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Heroes: Characters that are major players in the episode, the plot revolves around these characters.
Villains: Usually the opposition to the Heroes, but more often than not, the plot also revolves around these characters at times.
Supporting: Secondary Characters that appear, but have smaller parts than starring characters.
Beasts: Non-sentient monsters that appear.
Objects: Alien, Man-made, and natural objects that appear.
Places: Areas visited or occupied.
Written By: Lists which staff members were credited with writing the issue.
Art and Cover By: Lists which staff member was credited for drawing the issue.
Volume One (2011)
Issue 0: Stopover
They're four young superheroes learning how to be a team... and maybe doing a bit of growing up along the way - but only just a little bit!
Issue 1: Haunted
It's moving-in day for Superboy and Miss Martian as they choose their rooms at their new headquarters! But the Boy of Steel is haunted by the Cave's memories and strange visions of his past...
Issue 2: Monkey Business
Superboy discovers that an unwanted guest in the team's cave is not really what he appears to be! Is the threat deadly to only The Boy of Steel - or is the enture Justice League in danger, as well? Superboy struggles to find the balance between fighting for himself and for the sake of others!
Issue 3: Hack and You Shall Find
Robin decides that Kid Flash and Aqualad and he should take on a mission without waiting for orders from Batman. Big Trouble could be waiting up ahead!
Issue 4: By Hook or By Web
A woman is targeted by a covert group of assassins! It's Robin, Kid Flash, and Aqualad to the rescue, but can they save her from the combined menace of Hook and Black Spider? Only if they can escape from the deadly duo themselves! The junior heroes must prove they can work as a team and take on the menace of the League of Shadows at the same time!
Issue 5: What's The Story?
Aqualad, Robin, Kid Flash, Superboy, and Miss Martian are ready for their first mission as a team. To get to know each other better, they decide to trade stories around the campfire, revealing how they all started as crimefighters. Will this bring them together or underscore their differences?
Issue 6: Fears
Campfire bonding continues as the members of the team share their background stories as well as their hopes and fears. But when do these team-building exchanges cross over into TMI territory? How about when Superboy tells everyone how he's thinking of taking out Superman?
Volume Two: Training Day (2011)
Issue 7: Rabbit Holes
When night descends on Gotham City, Artemis takes to the streets. Prowling the rooftops and the alleyways for the first time, this teen archer has a choice to make: Will she fight on the side of the angels or follow a darker path?
Issue 8: Wonderland
Can someone with Artemis' pedigree really be a hero? A close encounter when the team takes action against the deadly android Amazo may give her the chance to prove herself - if she can survive the onslaught of Professor Ivo's malevolent MONQIs!
Issue 9: Cold Case
The team is taking Espionage 101 from Captain Atom. Their class project is to solve a cold case that involves a forty-year-old murder mystery, a military conspiracy and a half-decent chance that none of them will come out alive.
Issue 10: Hot Case
Captain Atom's cold-case assignment is definitely heating up: The true killer has resurfaced to target anyone who might expose the truth about the murder of General Lemar back in 1968 - and that includes each and every member of the Team!
Issue 11: The Pit...
The spotlight turns to Robin, who must leave his teammates to fight alongside his crimefighting mentor, Batman. And the stakes couldn't be higher for the Dynamic Duo as they face off against the Demon's Head himself: Ra's al Ghul!
Issue 12: The Pendulum
There's a new menace in Gotham City: a creature so strange - and so versatile - that not even the combined might of the entire Team can stand against it. Witness the origin of...Clayface!
Issue 13: ...And The Penalty
In Star City, Artemis is under arrest - and in Gotham City, it's Clayface vs. the rest of the Team in a battle they cannot win! Aqualad's leadership is on the line, and a fateful choice must be made.
Volume Three: Creature Features (2012)
Issue 14: Under The Surface...
Aqualad visits Atlantis with Superboy and Miss Martian. But can they stop an insidious new menace that threatens to plunge the undersea kingdom into civil war?
Issue 15: ...Here There Be Monsters
Ocean-Master's plan to purify Atlantis brings Aqualad to death's door and forces his former schoolmates to choose sides. Can even Superboy and Miss Martian help him?
Issue 16: Common Denominators
Robin, Kid Flash, and Artemis fight crime with their adult counterparts, Batman, The Flash, and Green Arrow!
Issue 17: Uncommon Denominators
Kobra is back - and he's scheming to become a god! Don't miss the action as Robin, Kid Flash and Artemis tackle Mammoth and Shimmer with a little help from Batman, the Flash and Green Arrow!
Issue 18: Monkey Business
The Team travels to Gorilla City where someone is enhancing apes to create an army of warrior slaves. Don't miss the origin of Gorilla City!
Issue 19: Gorilla Warfare
The Brain, Monsieur Mallah and The Ultra-Humanite have captured the Team! What does Gorilla Grodd want with Miss Martian?
Volume Four: Players (2012-2013)
Issue 20: Players, Chapter One: Wheelbarrow, Thimble, Shoe
Following the animated series Young Justice: Invasion, it's now 5 years later! Aliens have infiltrated the Earth! Nightwing's new team includes Batgirl, Blue Beetle, Wonder Girl, and Beast Boy.
Issue 21: Players, Chapter Two: Directly To Jail
Aliens have arrived on Earth-16 and Superboy and FOUR Justice Leaguers have been abducted. With Metropolis endangered, can things get worse? Enter BRAINIAC!
Issue 22: Players, Chapter Three: Landing On Boardwalk
The Invasion continues, as Brainiac has Metropolis under glass and Earth's greatest heroes have been kidnapped by Kylstar. To make matters worse, Lex Luthor's secret weapon is on the loose!
Issue 23: Players, Chapter Four: Do Not Pass Go
Batgirl takes on Match-alone! Alpha Squad infiltrates Brainiac's ship as it hovers above Metropolis, while Superboy and the Justice League fight back against their captor, Kylstar!
Issue 24: Players, Chapter Five: Milburn, Edgar and Jake
Deadshot attempts an assassination! Batgirl fights alone against Match while Kylstar decimates Superboy and the Justice League, plus Nightwing's team fails against Brainiac!
Issue 25: Players, Chapter Six: Rolling Doubles
The heroes make their last stand against Kylstar and Brainiac!
Free Comic Book Day (2011-2012)
2011 Issue: Face Your Fears
Psycho-Pirate figures out a way to weaken the team by manipulating their emotions and causing them all to doubt their abilities.
2012 Issue: Common Denominators
A preview of Issue 16.
Chapter 1: Torch Songs: Part 1
As Superboy and Miss Martian prepare for a new mission, the tension in their relationship affects the team. But with Psimon on the loose, they MUST pull it together!
Chapter 2: Torch Songs: Part 2
When her teammates get trapped in Psimon's psychic loop, will Batgirl be able to free them? Or will Miss Martian have to break the spell on her own?
Issue 1: Cherry Gig
Queen Perdita has been kidnapped! Mysterious armored assailants have snatched the Vlatavan royal out from beneath Bowhunter Security, leaving Green Arrow and Black Canary poisoned and comatose in the process! Now a rallying cry echoes around the globe, and across super-teams, to band together and rescue Perdita!
Issue 2: Ominous Tidings
With Queen Perdita nowhere to be found, an APB has been sent across the planet! Now, in Markovia, the Infinitors have been assembled to track her down, but are the Infinitors to be trusted? How deep does this evil conspiracy run, and who will be able to unravel the web of deception in time?
Issue 3: Evocative Intel
Queen Perdita has been rescued! Or has she? Beast Boy has his doubts, and soon his suspicions turn terrifyingly real. Nightwing and Robin, working across the globe from one another, come upon information that leads them to uncover the identity of the villain who's been pulling the strings behind this kidnapping all along! Plus, take a trip into the past with another action-packed backup, starring Green Arrow!
Issue 4: Foreign Affairs
The search for Queen Perdita continues and the conspiracy behind her abduction deepens as Lex Luthor's involvement becomes apparent! Now the Outsiders and Gorilla Squad head to a Lexcorp robotics factory in Bialya to investigate further, and what they find will rock them to their core!
Issue 5: To Be Announced
Just as it seemed that Superboy was about to make some headway, enter a Kryptonite-laced Metallo! Will the team be able to finally achieve their goal and rescue Perdita, or will the Lexcorp robotics factory be their final resting place? Check out this penultimate chapter to find out!
Issue 6: To Be Announced
You've witnessed teams across the globe band together in the name of a shared goal--through twists and turns, friendships and betrayals, they have held steady in their goal to rescue Queen Perdita from the foul conspiracy she has been ensnared in. And now, in our final issue, we ask the question…will they succeed? Find out in this dramatic, action-packed, and heart-wrenching finale!