Once again, the Earth was in peril. Like in so many times in history before, humanity had the challenge of defending its existence forced upon it by outside forces. Over the last century, the planet’s militaries had learned and adapted from each victory, slowly advancing their technologies and strategies to match the other races of the cosmos. But the newest attackers would provide the toughest challenge yet. It was a great evil unlike any that had come before, dreaded by every civilisation that came to know their power. Mysterian, Kilaak, Garoga, Leviathan and Xilien alike had abandoned their sights on the blue planet when they learned of the force’s interest in it. Their power, which individually had crippled the Earth on each invasion attempt, was no challenge to the darkest and foulest coalition in the universe.
Apokolips had come for Earth.
Hordes of Parademons assaulted the capitals of the world, testing the limits of the Earth Defence Force’s weap