Genres: Action, Adventure, Superhero
Publisher: DC Comics
Vol 1: April 2005 – July 2005
Written by fan-favorite Howard Chaykin (Challengers of the Unknown, American Flagg), illustrated by comics legend Russ Heath (SGT. ROCK, “The Haunted Tank” ), and inspired by Philip Wylie’s novel Gladiator, LEGEND is a 4-issue miniseries telling the story of Hugo Danner, a man blessed with super-human strength and invulnerability, but cursed with all-too-human failings. This miniseries details the physical, emotional and social ramifications of Hugo’s abilities as he grows to manhood, desperately searching for acceptance and for the role he’s meant to play in the world.