I guarantee you'll be pleased, or you'll get your money back. Arion's vicious response was to cast a powerful mind manipulation spell, with the intent of using Superman as a weapon to remove the threat of other alien heroes. Connections: Atlantis High , High , High. In cases where an issue exists in both a newsstand version and a direct edition, the image shown here may show a newsstand copy but you could receive a direct edition, or vice versa, unless the issue title specifically mentions it being the newsstand or direct edition. Most collectors consider both versions to be of equal value.
Arion, Lord of Atlantis 1 picks up where the back-up feature from the Warlord dropped off, and the reader is thrown into the middle of a story. He was a consummate wizard and willing ruler of men. Arion, with powers supreme, fights his evil mother, Dark Majistra, in a battle to the death! Art and Cover by Jan Duursema. This article first published January 2014. Characters in this issue: Chian; Lyla; Plainsrunner; Arion; Termaine; Sylva; S'net; Mara; Wyynde; Ezra; Wing; D'Tilluh; Tarnu. Characters: Wyynde; Sh'roco; Arion; Chian; Mara; Moonstalker; Greywolf; Wintermoon.
However, his magics from Darkworld left him with little magical ability after it's seemingly destruction for over 45,000 years, making him reliant on objects once more until it's resurfacing. That is from where he sent his grand-daughter in a symbio-ship into the far future, along with a set of false memories. Characters in this story: Arion; Bzil; Minister Termaine; Wing; D'Tilluh; Kali; Mara; Wyynde; Weaver. He was powerful enough to have defeated , and was a considerable threat to , whom needed the assistance of 's magic to counter his own and enable him to defeat him. In the year 1659, Arion is awakened from a night of debauchery by visions of a cataclysmic future centered around the presence of Superman. During Rebirth onward, Arion was stated to also being an expressed genius responsible for Atlantis and Skataris's great technological prowess, his era being considered the peak of Atlantean magical and technological capabilities. YesNoShips the same day if ordered by 5 p.
In the burgeoning metropolis called the City of the Golden Gate, on the coast of the continent, a series of kings and queens guided Atlantis through its early years. For more information, please see our comic book grading standards. For one hundred centuries he was raised in Darkworld though only 20 years passed for him by Jheryl and Ghy. Please read the item description for any description of grade or condition. Arion returns to Atlantis to find the city in turmoil.
Note: The series concludes in Arion Lord of Atlantis Special 1985 1. Issue also has a full page advertisement for the upcoming Warlord, Arak and Hercules action figure and toy line from Remco. View all value packs There should not be duplicate issues within a single pack, but if you order multiple packs within the same group you may occasionally receive minor duplication. He eventually turned up in the present day where his body was taken over by and his spirit imprisoned in. Arion undergoes intensive training in the country of Hoshan, native land to Chian and home to another love in her life! He would later derive his sources from magical crystals containing his father's spirit though finite in number and chant-based spells, and magical objects, though his power was significantly weakened until the Weaver, a Atlantean god whom controlled Atlantean-related magic by spinning it in the form of a thread, re-worked the magic within his soul and allowed him to perform magic by deriving it from the realm known as Darkworld and made him more powerful then he was ever before. The power of black magic swirls through Atlantis and mysteriously captures its inhabitants. Though Arion fought valiantly, the City of the Golden Gate was destroyed and most of the continent of Atlantis sank.
Doug Monech phased it out. He also retains psychic powers not connected to his magical powers, having the power of insight, judging the good and evil within an individual, divination, and cosmic awareness that could sense disturbances throughout time. Art by Cara Sherman-Tereno and Rodin Rodriguez. The story is courtesy of Paul Kupperberg with art by Jan Duursema and I believe is continuing from seven backup stories in Warlord, so I admit that I was a little lost coming in because in the story, Arion is in space and is trapped by some sort of cosmic being and uses his magic to get out of the situation before going back to Atlantis, which is preparing for a civil war. We've come full circle with Arion, as the warrior-sorcerer's adventures are once again related by Paul Kupperberg, the co-creator and author of the Lord of Atlantis.
No explanation was given for Arion's involvement at the time. Prior to Rebirth, the helm of his vast array of magical abilities originate from deriving it from powerful sources and his body's ability to use magic without physically taxing him. The people of Atlantis quickly adapted to the environment, eventually learning to master it. If a character is never really in danger, then the element of excitement is never there. We've sold over 2 million comics to our 95,000 customers. It was hurled to the stars with magical energy. At some point a group of magicians formed the Twelve Crystals of the Zodiac also known as the Twelve Gems with magical properties to help differentiate power and status.
Ari'ahn sacrificed his life to prevent his mother from attaining power that would cause the destruction of the Earth. While Calculha raised Ari'ahn to be a follower of light and the , Majistra raised Garn to be an acolyte of the Lords of Chaos. So Arion is trapped in the Darkworld and must make his way to the Nexus. Knightley claimed to be studying the shift and Arion decided he might have some value alive. Art by Jan Duursema and Tom Mandrake. Art and Cover by Jan Duursema.
Thus he became a threat to the existence of Atlantis, which he threatens to engulf in a new Ice Age. Arion was ultimately created by Kupperberg writer and Jan Duursema artist. The council of mages convenes to decide who will take over the throne of Atlantis. During this period he also fought against Vandal Savage along with the Time Masters. At any time, he can project illusions upon existing dust or water vapor ; he also possesses a limited but heightened sixth sense, warning him of danger.