"The Children's Exodus from Earth!": Superman learns that Jorlan is an android who was programmed to gather all Krypton's children and take them to safety in space. But, if he is not stopped, he will lead all Earth's children into space, where they will perish.


Quote1.png You desperately need me, Superman! How many different ways can I say it? Jorlan is my creation... and only together can you and I defeat it! You must release me from the Phantom Zone-- now! Quote2.png
Orn-Zu

Action Comics #506 is an issue of the series Action Comics (Volume 1) with a cover date of April, 1980.

Synopsis for "The Children's Exodus from Earth!"

Superman learns that Jorlan is an android who was programmed to gather all Krypton's children and take them to safety in space. But, if he is not stopped, he will lead all Earth's children into space, where they will perish.

Appearing in "The Children's Exodus from Earth!"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Jorlan (Flashback and main story) (Also in a vision) (Final appearance) (Destroyed) (Origin)

Other Characters:

  • WGBS Employees
    • Cameraman (Unnamed) (Single appearance)
    • Man (Unnamed) (Cameo) (Single appearance)
  • Citizens of Metropolis
    • Children (Unnamed)
  • Marpleville Elementary School Students (Mentioned only) (from Action Comics #505)
  • Metropolis Police Department
  • Muppet (Mentioned only)
  • Pied Piper (Mentioned only)
  • Kryptonians
    • Kryptonian Science Council (Flashback only)
      • Five Members (Unnamed) (Flashback only)
    • Children (Unnamed) (Flashback only)
    • Two Laser Cannon Operators (Unnamed) (Single appearance)
    • Phantom Zone Projector Operator (Unnamed) (Single appearance)
  • Phantom Zoners
    • Orn-Zu (Flashback and main story) (Final appearance; dies) (Origin)
  • Legion of Super-Heroes (Mentioned only)

Locations:

Items:

  • Phantom Zone-Viewer (Unnamed)
  • Superman's Orbiting Satellite Monitors (Mentioned only)
  • Laser Cannon (Flashback only)
  • Phantom Zone Projector (Flashback and main story)
  • Pythagra Fever
  • Virus X (Mentioned only)

Vehicles:

Concepts:

Notes

  • Orn-Zu died from Pythagra Fever.

Trivia

  • Like Jor-El, Orn-Zu also predicted the destruction of Krypton but was scoffed at by the Kryptonian Science Council.


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