Element Lad is a member of the Legion of Super-Heroes in the 30th Century. Born on the planet Trom, he possesses the natural ability to transmute elements. The space-pirate Roxxas destroyed his entire planet, and he is the last of his species. His romantic partner is Shvaughn Erin, a trans woman in the Science Police. In Reboot Legion continuity, he takes the name Alchemist when Trom is destroyed by the White Triangle. He went insane during Legion Lost and became the villain Progenitor until Live Wire killed him. In Prime Legion continuity, he uses the name Element Lad again. This version is killed by Superboy-Prime during Final Crisis. Element Lad was created by Edmond Hamilton and John Forte, first appearing in Adventure Comics #307. (1963)
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