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Multiverse Mergers: The Crisis on Infinite Earths Quiz
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The 1985 comic book series "Crisis on Infinite Earths" was a landmark event that drastically changed the DC universe. How much do you know about the Crisis?

Which of these characters did NOT die during the Crisis?

  • Clayface
  • Monitor
  • Sinestro

What device did Jay Garrick and Wally West use with Kal-L and Kal-El to get to Earth-Two?

  • The Cosmic Treadmill
  • The Mobius Chair
  • The Lasso of Truth

What is the name of the character who is forced to observe as each Earth is destroyed?

  • The Emulator
  • The Pariah
  • The Phantom Stranger

The iconic cover of the series' seventh issue depicts a grief-stricken Superman holding the corpse of what hero?

  • Wonder Woman
  • The Flash
  • Supergirl

How many issues was the "Crisis on Infinite Earths" limited series?

  • 6
  • 12
  • 10

What emotion-manipulating villain does the Anti-Monitor use as his primary pawn against Earth's heroes?

  • Psycho-Pirate
  • Hatemonger
  • Mr. Freeze

What was the 2005 sequel to "Crisis on Infinite Earths" called?

  • Ground Zero
  • Infinite Crisis
  • Return of the Anti-Monitor

How does the Flash (Barry Allen) die during the Crisis?

  • Creating a speed vortex to drain Anti-Monitor's anti-matter cannon.
  • Accidentally transporting himself to another universe just as it was destroyed.
  • Running across a sea of lava to rescue his wife, Iris.

Which Earth is Alexander Luthor, Jr. from?

  • Earth-Three
  • Earth-X
  • Gamma Earth

Ultraman, Power Ring, Owlman, Johnny Quick and Super-Woman make up the Crime Syndicate, an evil version of what superhero team?

  • The Green Lantern Corps
  • The Legion of Super-Pets
  • The Justice League of America

Blue Beetle came from Earth-Four, notable for being the home of superheroes that originated with what defunct publisher, from whom DC had purchased the rights?

  • Marvel Comics
  • Atlas Comics
  • Charlton Comics

Who wrote "Crisis on Infinite Earths?"

  • Marv Wolfman
  • Alan Moore
  • Frank Miller

The Monitor first appeared as a shadowy figure in what team comic book series?

  • Justice League
  • All-Star Squadron
  • The New Teen Titans

Only one hero survived the destruction of the Earth-Six universe. Who was it?

  • Doctor Light
  • Plastic Man
  • Lady Quark

How was the Anti-Monitor ultimately destroyed at the end of the Crisis?

  • Kal-L (Earth-Two's Superman) punched his head into a star, which exploded.
  • The Green Lantern Corps imprisoned him within the Power Battery on Oa.
  • The magic users of earth-one cast a spell together that erased him from reality.

Who killed the villain Psimon?

  • Brainiac
  • Lex Luthor
  • Mirror Master

What happened to the magic-user Amethyst while she was battling Anti-Monitor's forces?

  • She was sucked into another universe and trapped there.
  • Her legs were crushed, leaving her unable to walk.
  • She was blinded.

Who caused the event that shattered the cosmos and created the multi-verse?

  • Anti-Monitor
  • Hal Jordan
  • Krona

Alexander Luthor rescued several heroes from the anti-matter universe, placing them in a "paradise dimension." He rescued Lois Lane and Superman from Earth-Two and what hero from Earth Prime?

  • Superboy
  • Hawkman
  • Batman

The final five universes which are combined to form the new DC universe are: Earth-One, Earth-Two, Earth S, Earth-Four and …

  • Earth-Five
  • Earth X
  • Earth-616

Who became the new Flash in the aftermath of the Crisis?

  • Jay Garrick
  • Wally West
  • Bruce Wayne

When the Spectre battles the Anti-Monitor, who helps him?

  • all the magic using heroes on Earth-One
  • the entire Green Lantern Corps
  • the gods of Olympus

Anti-Monitor builds a fortress in space made out of what material?

  • diamond
  • stone
  • flesh

Who on Earth-One first suspects something is wrong with the multiverse?

  • Ganthet, one of Guardians of the Universe
  • Zatanna
  • King Solovar of Gorilla City

What race was Krona?

  • human
  • Qwardian
  • Oan

Whose universe's destruction fueled the Anti-Monitor's escape from the anti-matter universe?

  • Superboy Prime
  • Pariah
  • Earth-Two Superman

Why did Harbinger kill Monitor?

  • He was really the cause of the destruction of the multiverse.
  • She learned that he had killed her parents.
  • Monitor forced Harbinger to do it so that the energy released by his death could absorb and contain Earth-One and Earth-Two.

Power Girl is a survivor of which universe?

  • Earth-Two
  • Earth-Prime
  • Earth-Seven

How can you tell Superman of Earth-Two (Kal-L) apart from Earth-One's Superman (Kal-El)?

  • Kal-L is older and has gray hair at his temples.
  • Kal-L wears a costume that is the inverse of Kal-El's — red with a blue S symbol.
  • Kal-L's eyes constantly give off a greenish glow.

What does Anti-Monitor do before the final battle against Earth's heroes?

  • Create thousands of duplicates of himself so they can't find the real Anti-Monitor.
  • Pull Earth and all the heroes into the anti-matter universe.
  • Reveal all their secret identities to Earth's supervillains.