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In 'DC One Million' (1998) #1, the Justice Legion Alpha from the 853rd century time travels to the Justice League satellite in the 20th century.
In ‘DC One Million’ (1998) #1, the Justice Legion Alpha from the 853rd century time travels to the Justice League satellite in the 20th century. Photo/DC Comics

IN DC UNIVERSE

THE JUSTICE LEGION ALPHA TIME TRAVELS TO THE 20TH CENTURY

In ‘DC One Million’ (1998) #1, the Justice Legion Alpha from the 853rd century arrive in time travel to the Justice League satellite in the 20th century. The members of the Justice Legion Alpha are Superman One Million, Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Flash, Starman and Hourman.

Kal Kent informs the Justice League of America of the reason for their time travel to the 20th century. They have come to announce the return of Superman Prime One Million from his fortress in the super sun. The Justice League of America are invited to the celebrations in the 853rd century.

In 'DC One Million' (1998) #1, Kal Kent informs the Justice League of the return of Superman Prime One Million in 85,271 AD from the super sun.
In ‘DC One Million’ (1998) #1, Kal Kent informs the Justice League of America of the return of Superman Prime One Million in 85,271 AD from the super sun. Photo/DC Comics

THE WORLOGOG, MASTERY OF TIME AND SPACE

Hourman, an android from the 853rd century and a member of the Justice Legion Alpha speaks of the time travel to the 20th century. The Worlogog brought the Justice Legion Alpha to the 20th century. The exact nature of time travel in the DC Universe varies, though, as Hourman shows, some events are necessary such as Superman Prime’s longevity into the 853rd century.

Hourman reveals the New God Metron bequeathed him with the Worlogog, granting him “mastery of time and space.”1 Hourman defines the Worlogog as “a time-spanning engine”.1 It allows Hourman time travel through time and at the same time without altering events in the 853rd century.

In 'DC One Million' (1998) #1, Hourman speaks of the Worlogog which grants him "mastery of time and space."
In ‘DC One Million’ (1998) #1, Hourman speaks of the Worlogog which grants him “mastery of time and space.” Photo/DC Comics

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THE HOURGLASS OF THE GODS, FROM THE BIG BANG TO THE OMEGA POINT

In ‘Justice League Of America’ (1997) #15, during the Rock Of Ages storyline, Metron meets Hourman in 85,271 A.D. Metron bequeaths Hourman with the Worlogog, the Hourglass of the Gods. Metron explains that time is like a watch that can be repaired.

It is also an hourglass with the same number of grains of sand “but each new arrangement is different.”2 Metron explains that the Worlogog is the Hourglass of the Gods, “an exact working model of the entire spacetime continuum from Big Bang to Omega Point.”2 It is this fantastic hourglass that enables the Justice Legion Alpha time travel to the 20th century.

In 'Justice League Of America' (1997) #15, Metron bequeaths Hourman in 85,271 AD with the Worlogog, the Hourglass of the Gods.
In ‘Justice League Of America’ (1997) #15, Metron bequeaths Hourman in 85,271 A.D. with the Worlogog, the Hourglass of the Gods. Photo/DC Comics

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COMIC GALLERY

In ‘Justice League Of America’ #43, the Justice League of America is under attack by Ra’s Al Ghul who has stolen Batman’s contingency plans.


SOURCES

DC One Million Vol 1 1 in DC Database.
JLA Vol 1 43 in DC Database.

FOOTNOTES

  1. DC One Million #1.
  2. JLA #43.

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