Eager for fame and fortune, the futuristic Booster Gold is frustrated when he is continually sidelined by the Justice League leadership. When the Justice League faces its latest foe, Booster Gold is relegated to crowd control, only to come across a rapidly emerging disaster -- one that forces him to confront his motives in becoming a superhero. Written by
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In Keith Giffen's Formerly Known as Justice League comedy 6-issue mini-series, Booster Gold and Elongated Man, as well as Fire And Captain Atom, who make cameos here early on, are members of the Superbuddies. See more
When Booster arrives at the subway and watches the various items getting sucked down below, the sign above the stairwell reads "Metro". When Dr Simmons gets caught in the flow and Booster prevents her from entering the black hole, the sign changes to read "Down Town" with the addition of an arrow. See more
Come on, J'onn! You've gotta put me on some higher profile missions! Grodd? Darkseid? Any chance the Joker's planning something super nasty?
I fail to understand your obsession with fame.
Not fame. Mega-fame! Much more than like "your" level of fame... No offence. But you have a hard-to-pronounce name. It doesn't stick in the mind. Now, "Booster Gold", don't ya just love saying it?
That is the attitude that keeps you on the sidelines.
References The Iron Giant