Irredeemable #2 [Cover C]
(May 2009)

Boom! Studios, 2009 Series
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Price:
3.99 US
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Boom! Studios
Brand:
Boom! Studios
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Matt Gagnon
Color:
color
Dimensions:
6.5" x 10.2"
Paper Stock:
glossy cover and interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Irredeemable (Boom! Studios, 2009 series) #2. There exist further variants.

The 1st printing of this issue shipped with three covers, as indexed below. Per indicia: Copyright [2009] Boom! Studios. Printed in Canada.


[Cover C] (Table of Contents)

Irredeemable / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jeffrey Spokes
Inks:
Jeffrey Spokes
Colors:
Jeffrey Spokes
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kaidan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Spokes' variant covers to #1-12 will spell out "Irredeemable". This cover features the first R. It was offered to retailers as a 1-in-25 incentive. A "negative" variant using this cover's art also exists, as indexed below.

[2nd-Print Cover] (Table of Contents)

Irredeemable / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Cassaday (signed)
Inks:
John Cassaday (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Plutonian; Kaidan
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

For the 2nd printing of this issue Cassaday's black-&-white art to Cover B was used, with typography in red.

[A Comic Shop Exclusive] (Table of Contents)

Irredeemable / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jeffrey Spokes
Inks:
Jeffrey Spokes
Colors:
Jeffrey Spokes
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kaidan

Indexer Notes

This variant, exclusive to retailer A Comic Shop and limited to 500 copies, uses Spokes' art to Cover C in "negative".

[A Comic Shop Exclusive] (Table of Contents)

Irredeemable / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jeffrey Spokes
Inks:
Jeffrey Spokes
Colors:
Jeffrey Spokes
Letters:
?

Characters:
Kaidan

[Title Page] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
? (logo, design); typeset

Indexer Notes

The inside front cover has logo, credits, and indicia set against negative red-&-black detail of Cover A.

Irredeemable [Chapter 2] (Table of Contents)

Irredeemable / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Waid
Pencils:
Peter Krause
Inks:
Peter Krause
Colors:
Andrew Dalhouse
Letters:
Ed Dukeshire

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Plutonian [Dan Hartigan]; The Paradigm [Kaidan; Qubit]; Alana Patel (introduction); Alana Patel's four co-workers [all unnamed] (flashback; introduction; revelation of deaths); Dargeaux (flashback; cameo; introduction); Modeus (flashback; cameo; introduction); Modeus robots (introduction)
Synopsis:
Kaidan reflects on her abilities and an early meeting with The Plutonian as she arrives in Sky City to meet his former girlfriend, Alana Patel. Patel's memories focus on the one adversary who scared The Plutonian, Modeus, and Plutonian's double life as Dan Hartigan, an identity he apparently discarded after revealing it to Patel the last time she saw him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Paradigm is named in this issue. // Story is untitled beyond series title. First line: "My name is Kaidan, as was my mother's, and her mother's before her."

Think the Unthinkable! (Table of Contents)

Unthinkable / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Azaceta; Kristian Donaldson
Inks:
Paul Azaceta; Kristian Donaldson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Unthinkable #1 and its 7-page preview in this issue are hyped with Covers A and B.

[Unthinkable 7-Page Preview] (Table of Contents)

Unthinkable / promo (ad from the publisher) / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Sable
Pencils:
Julian Totino Tedesco
Inks:
Julian Totino Tedesco
Colors:
Juan Manuel Tumburus
Letters:
Ed Dukeshire
Editing:
Mark Waid

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
Keywords:
conspiracy

Indexer Notes

Seven pages of the story from Unthinkable #1 are excerpted.

[May 2009 Promo Page] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Matt Gagnon; ? (Q&A); Julian Totino Tedesco
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
various
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Gagnon writes about Mark Sable and Unthinkable in "Tick... Tick... Tick..." column. Page also includes Boom! masthead, brief Q&A with Unthinkable artist Totino, and small repros of covers to upcoming releases.

What's Better Than Hands-Free? Thought-Free. (Table of Contents)

JETT / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Advanced Research Technologies' JETT is advertised on the last interior page.

She Has Solved Every Mystery Known to Man. But There Is One Mystery That Remains... The Unknown! (Table of Contents)

The Unknown / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Pope; Erik Jones
Inks:
Paul Pope; Erik Jones
Colors:
Cris Peter; Erik Jones
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

The inside back cover hypes The Unknown #1 with solicitation copy and cover art.

Halo Wars (Table of Contents)

Halo Wars / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Microsoft Game Studios' videogame Halo Wars for XBox is advertised on the back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Cover C]
    Irredeemable
  2. 1. [2nd-Print Cover]
    Irredeemable
  3. 2. [A Comic Shop Exclusive]
    Irredeemable
  4. 3. [A Comic Shop Exclusive]
    Irredeemable
  5. 4. [Title Page]
  6. 5. Irredeemable [Chapter 2]
    Irredeemable
  7. 6. Think the Unthinkable!
    Unthinkable
  8. 7. [Unthinkable 7-Page Preview]
    Unthinkable
  9. 8. [May 2009 Promo Page]
  10. 9. What's Better Than Hands-Free? Thought-Free.
    JETT
  11. 10. She Has Solved Every Mystery Known to Man. But There Is One Mystery That Remains... The Unknown!
    The Unknown
  12. 11. Halo Wars
    Halo Wars
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