Category Archives: Challengers of the Unknown

The Doom Patrol Archives Vol. 3

The Doom Patrol Archives Vol. 3
By Arnold Drake (writer) and Bruno Premiani with Bob Brown and Brian Bolland (artists)
Published by DC Comics/Archive Editions
Originally released March 2006

Cover price: $49.99
Format: Hard cover, color, standard-size
ISBN 1401207669

Synopsis from publisher:
An amazing hardcover collecting DOOM PATROL #98-105 and CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN #48 (1966)! Witness a new “unofficial” member, a wedding, and the Challengers of the Unknown! Featuring an introduction by comics historian Bill Schelly and a new cover by Brian Bolland!


This publication is the third in a series of Archive Editions reprinting the first Doom Patrol comic book series. Also included is an issue of the comic book series Challengers of the Unknown, which featured a guest appearance by the Doom Patrol. All material in this publication was written by Arnold Drake and illustrated by Bruno Premiani, except for a portion of issues #98 and all of issue #99 and Challengers of the Unknown #48, which were drawn by Bob Brown. Brown also provided the original cover art for the reprinted issues except for the cover for issue #98, which was drawn by Premiani. Brian Bolland provided the new cover art for this publication.


  1. Doom Patrol #98 (1965)
  2. Doom Patrol #99 (1965)
  3. Doom Patrol #100 (1965)
  4. Doom Patrol #101 (1966)
  5. Challengers of the Unknown #48 (1966)
  6. Doom Patrol #102 (1966)
  7. Doom Patrol #103 (1966)
  8. Doom Patrol #104 (1966)
  9. Doom Patrol #105 (1966)

Bonus Material:

  1. Introduction by Bill Schelly