(October 2005)

DC, 2005 Series
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Price:
2.99 USD; 4.00 CAD
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
2005-08-17
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
America's Best Comics, LLC
Brand:
America's Best Comics
Barcode:
761941248707 00111
Editing:
Kristy Quinn (Assistant Editor); Scott Dunbier (Editor); Jim Lee (Editorial Director)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
limited series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Top 10 / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks:
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Smax; Joe Pi; King Peacock; Toybox; Shock-Headed Peter

A Screaming Comes Across the Sky (Table of Contents)

Top 10 / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Di Filippo
Pencils:
Jerry Ordway
Inks:
Jerry Ordway
Colors:
Wendy Broome
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Irma Geddon; Joe Pi; Smax; Girl Fifty-Four; Kemlo; Toybox; Shock-Headed Peter; King Peacock; Rexa; Dust Devil; Jetman; Wulf; Jack Phantom; Synaesthesia Jackson; Peregrine; Panthalassa; Curlew; Phillipe Jouet-Homme; Saltator; Subliminal Kid; Hoodoo Priest; Mayor Famaile; CAMEOS: Warren Strong; Krypto; Lockjaw; Ant-Man; the Beagle Boys; the Lizard; the Lone Ranger; Tonto (Jay Silverheels version); the Green Hornet; Kato; Green Arrow; Speedy; Amazo; Sub-Mariner; Thor; unidentified Thark; Black Cat (Harvey Comics version); Pogo; Spike (of Spike and Tyke); Skeezix and Slim (of Gasoline Alley); Ellen Dolan (portrait); J. Jonah Jameson (portrait); Gorilla Grodd (portrait).
Synopsis:
New officers begin their service with Top 10, and the precinct celebrates with a picnic, which is interrupted by a huge and frightening apparition in the sky... an apparition which has bizarre effects on many robotic citizens. As his officers carry out their assignments, Captain Jetman finds himself fired by the new mayor.
Keywords:
Mayor; picnic; police; robot

Indexer Notes

Details in the story make many references to other comics and literature, sometimes in art or in wordplay. These include: Isaac Asimov, Trantor, and the Foundation series; Hogwarts Academy; Richie Rich; the Arrowcar; the Black Beauty (Green Hornet's car); Airboy; Jack Kirby; Kandor; the Sentinels (X-Men); Dr. Doom; Dr. Octopus; Spider-Man; Brainwave; Iron Man; Baron Zemo; Captain Hook; S.T.A.R. Labs

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Top 10
  2. 1. A Screaming Comes Across the Sky
    Top 10
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