"Amazo Means Mayhem!": Prof. Ivo regains and reconstructs Amazo, giving him the power of some new Justice League members, and sends him to battle and capture Superman.


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Professor Ivo

Superman Special #3 is an issue of the series Superman Special (Volume 1) with a cover date of April, 1985.

Synopsis for "Amazo Means Mayhem!"

Prof. Ivo regains and reconstructs Amazo, giving him the power of some new Justice League members, and sends him to battle and capture Superman.

Appearing in "Amazo Means Mayhem!"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Amazo (Flashback and main story)
  • Professor Ivo
  • Owl (Briefly enlarged to attack Superman)
  • Three Giant Earth and Stone Monsters (Single appearance) (Destroyed)

Other Characters:

Locations:

Items:

  • Superman Trophies
  • Bottle City of Kandor (Model)
  • Super-Computer
  • Fortress of Solitude Key
  • Jimmy Olsen's Signal Watch
  • Superman Diary (Mentioned only) (from Action Comics #429)
  • Amazo's Duplicating Power Ring
  • Amazo's Duplicate of the Glowing Golden Lasso (Superman threw it beyond the orbit of Saturn)
  • Immortality Elixer (Mentioned only)
  • Life Siphon (Destroyed)
  • Daily Planet Newspaper

Concepts:

Notes

  • Professor Ivo escaped from Arkham Asylum.
  • Editor notes previous encounters from Professor Ivo using new androids against the JLA in Justice League of America #218 to Amazo attempting to kill Professor Ivo in Action Comics #480483.
  • Ryan Lowell is aware of Superman's secret identity from Action Comics #429. He was hypnotized by his nephew Peter who also learned Superman's secret identity. Superman used Super-Hypnosis on Ryan and Peter to forget his secret identity.



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