May Contest!  |  Add New Content  |  Top Issues  |  Register  |  Marketplace  |  Forums  |  Request a Feature  |  Help  |  Mobile  |  Home


Register for free
Social Media: Facebook Twitter Tumblr

  Search by Cover Date

  Story Arcs
  Public Collections
  Public User Lists

Last 10 titles added:
  1. Nova (2017)
  2. Titanic Reeks (1986)
  3. Manara Collectie (2007)
  4. Mercenary: The Freelance...
  5. Tango Collectie (2003)
  6. Star Wars: Doctor Aphra ...
  7. Wonder Woman '77 Meets T...
  8. Turbo Reeks (1985)
  9. Lomalinda (2001)
  10. Widow Archives (2015)
   View All

Last 10 creators added:
  1. moncler giubbotti mens 180 180 Jr.
  2. Moncler Piumini nero rosso - €153.45 : poco m 180 180 IV
  3. rogervivier per lo sconto Celebrando prossimo Nata 180 180 III
  4. Cheap Christian Louboutin Tacchi Vendita , Christi 180 180 Sr.
  5. Crea un account : moncler, 180 180 Sr.
  6. Moncler Epine Giacche per le donne collare antiven 180 180 Jr.
  7. Timberland 6 Inch Premium Hot vendita Timberland 6 180 180 IV
  8. Migliore replica orologi Rolex per la vendita, fal 180 180 III
  9. Venendo al nostro Store.Find Online di Swarovski g 180 180 IV
  10. Donna Timberland Alto Top Uscita 180 180 III
   View All

Last 10 characters added:
  1. Links of London braccial...
  2. Cappotti da uomo Moncler...
  3. Moncler Cappotti Uomo : ...
  4. Migliore qualità Replic...
  5. Donna Depilate Giacche B...
  6. Donna Timberland Stivali...
  7. Replica di fascia media,...
  8. christian louboutin vend...
  9. Hermes Constance : Herme...
  10. 180
   View All

Night Girl (DC)(Earth-0)
Real Name: Lydda Jath
Search for 'Night Girl (DC)(Earth-0)' on Amazon

She had super strength in areas of darkness and artificial light. She sometimes carries "shadow bombs" to create areas of pitch black darkness so her powers can manifest themselves. Her strength is second only to Mon-El and Kryptonians.

Cosmic Boy. And direct sunlight.

She fell in love with Cosmic Boy from her privileged youth on the sunless world of Kathoon. There, she pestered her scientist father to "create" a power for her so that she could go to Earth and attempt Legion membership. That attempt failed, because she didn't realize her powers would only work outside sunlight.

As she wandered around Metropolis immediately following her rejection, she encountered a similarly-dejected Polar Boy. Together, they purposed to create the Legion of Substitute heroes. In effect, then, she is the "Saturn Girl of the Subs"—its founding mother.

In her subsequent appearances, a dominant theme was her unrequited love for Cosmic Boy. She was typically put in situations where she could have told Cos how she felt, but didn't.

Eventually, though, the two did get together. One such occasion was the dominant 1960s vision of the Legion's future, in which it was posited that the two had finally married. However, in the 1970s, their relationship in their youths was finally depicted, no doubt aided by Night Girl's radical costume re-design.

To right, we can see what Night Girl was at first, and what she would become after she finally "got" Cosmic Boy.

Editorial comment:

Her initial Legion rejection was, according to some observers, never adequately explained. Given that the team frequently had missions in space, they would doubtless have operated on many occasions in conditions suited to Night Girl's power. Also, Shadow Lass' powers were the perfect compliment to Night Girl's deficiencies.

First Appearance: Adventure Comics (1938) #306

Other Identities:
Lydda Jath Krinn (DC)(Legion - 5 Years Later)
Night Girl of Earth-247

Favorite Characters:
Night Girl (DC)(Earth-0) is a favorite character of 6 users

View a chronological listing of this character's appearances

Issue Appearances:
Action Comics (1938)

Adventure Comics (1938)
Adventure Comics (2009)
All-New Collectors' Edition (1978)
Cosmic Boy (1986)
DC Comics Classics Library (2009)
DC Comics Presents: Legion of Super-Heroes (2011)
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (1980)
DC Universe (2008)
Final Crisis: Legion of Three Worlds (2008)
La Legion des Super-Heros et les Nouveaux Jeunes Titans (1984)
Legends (1986)
Legion of Substitute Heroes Special (1985)
Legion of Super-Heroes (1980)
Legion of Super-Heroes (1984)
Legion of Super-Heroes: 1,050 Years in the Future (2008)
Secret Origins (1986)
Secrets of the Legion of Super-Heroes (1981)
Superboy (1949)
Superman (1987)
Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane (1958)
Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen (1954)
Tales of the Legion (1984)
The Brave and the Bold (2007)
The DC Comics Encyclopedia (2004)
Valor (1992)
Who's Who in the DC Universe (1990)
Who's Who in the Legion of Super-Heroes (1988)
Who's Who: The Definitive Directory of the DC Universe (1985)
Who's Who: Update '87 (1987)

Group Affiliation(s):
Legion Academy (DC)
Legion of Substitute Heroes (DC)
Legion of Super-Heroes (DC)(Earth-0)
Legion Reject

Famous Quotes: - Add a Famous Quote

< Previous Character | Next Character >

Add this character to a run of issues in a title

Suggest an image for this character

View the contribution history for this character


© 2005-2016 - Terms and Conditions - Privacy Policy Special thanks to Brian Wood for the logo design