1987 saw three more heroes get a new start: Batman in Year One, Wonder Woman in Gods and Mortals, and Wally West as the Flash in The Flash (Volume 2) #1. A new Justice League is also introduced, but without any of the original founders except Batman and Martian Manhunter. Batman left soon after.

The success of Watchmen leads to the British Invasion of American comics.


The following creative talent are known to have been born in 1987:

The following creative talent passed away in the year 1987:


The following comic titles debuted with a 1987 cover date:

The following Comic titles were last published with a 1987 cover date:

The following One Shots were published with a 1987 cover date:


Selected 1987 character debuts. See all.


Selected 1987 team debuts. See all.

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