Alpha Flight (1983 series) #51-55 [SET] — Volume 09: Friends in High Places

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It's Time for a New Alpha Fight! 

A Brand-New Roster!

New Dangers!

And a New Penciller...

The One and Only Jim Lee! 

 

 

Collecting issues #51-55.

 

 

Alpha Flight (1983 series) #51
By Bill Mantlo & Jim Lee / Whilce Portacio. 
“Friends in High Places!”
A new chapter begins for Alpha Flight, as the roster has been changed. They hold an exercise practice, along with the two members of Beta Flight, to gauge their abilities to function as a team, and they are able to deliver admirably. The liaison for Alpha Flight and the Canadian government has taken to spying on the superhero team to make certain that they are able to function properly.
Alpha Flight (1983 series) #52
By Bill Mantlo & June Brigman / Whilce Portacio. 
“Specters!”  Bedlam pt 1 (of 2)
Alpha Flight is adjusting to its new roster. Meanwhile, their government liaison takes a trip down memory lane by perusing through Alpha Flight's files. Somehow, unwittingly, he releases a creature named Bedlam.
 Guest-Starring Wolverine & The Original Alpha Flight Team.
Alpha Flight (1983 series) #53
By Bill Mantlo & Jim Lee / Whilce Portacio. 
“A Blast from the Past!”  Bedlam pt 2 (of 2)
Continued from Last Issue, a being named Bedlam, created by Guardian and stored away due to his potential danger, is freed and uses his mental abilities to ensnare the members of Alpha Flight, Beta Flight and a new team called the Derangers.
Guest-Starring Wolverine & The Original Alpha Flight Team.
Alpha Flight (1983 series) #54
By Bill Mantlo & Hugh Haynes / Whilce Portacio. 
“Goblyn!”  Bedlam Aftermath
Alpha Flight recovers from their battle after the Derangers, realizing that they are in the middle of a blizzard. The only surviving Deranger, Goblyn, remains outside and Purple Girl implores her teammates so save Goblyn from the cold.
Alpha Flight (1983 series) #55
By Bill Mantlo & Jim Lee / Tony DeZuniga. 
“Identity Crisis!” 
Sasquatch is having trouble coming to terms with his identity, since he is now in a woman's body. He goes outside to let himself think, in the form of Sasquatch, while Purple Girl and Laura Dean speak and try to come to a better understanding. Sasquatch, while outside, comes across Tundra and his fellow Great Beasts and they try to convince Sasquatch that he is still a Great Beast and demands that he joins their fold.