WONDER WOMAN - #1 (1987 - CONDITION NM)
Oh, Gods of Olympus! Though I love Paradise, I yearn for more from my life... I yearn for purpose!
- -- DIANA of THEMYSCIRA
• Updated origin for Wonder Woman.
• First appearance and origin of Antiope.
• First appearances of Aella, Hippolyta, the Amazons of Themyscira, and the island of Themyscira.
• "The Princess and the Power!" – The Olympian goddesses create the Amazons to teach humanity the ways of Gaea. After the Amazons forget their purpose, and fall prey to the machinations of Ares, a group of Amazons led by Hippolyte rededicate themselves to their task. Time passes, and when Hippolyte yearns for the child she never had, the goddesses tell her to create a child from clay, which they animate, and whom the queen names Diana. After Diana has grown, the goddesses ask the Amazons to choose a champion to confront a new scheme of Ares'. Diana wins the competition to be champion and heads out into Patriarch's World.
💥 CONDITION: NM