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Subj: Re: Power Girl and kryptonite
Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2007 at 01:18:22 am EST
Reply Subj: Re: Power Girl and kryptonite
Posted: Wed Nov 28, 2007 at 05:56:59 pm EST
> > What occurrences are there, post-Crisis, of kryptonite harming Power Girl? SUPERMAN #189 is one. Are there others?
> Is that the issue where the guy was radiating kryptonite from his body, and Power Girl stepped in to help Superman and was affected by it herself? (And the bad guy joked "How SUPER of you!")
> I'm thinking that was the only incident, since everyone made such a big thing about it, and at the time DC was apparently moving towards having her revealed to be the real Kara Zor-El after all...
> Until they decided to go the direction they have.
Yep, that's the one. Geoff Johns was already setting up Kara being Kryptonian and no longer being Alantian (sp) over in JSA and this story was tying into that. I think Johns was pitching in on the Superman book during this time period, as Jeph Loeb had left not long before that.