(March 2006)

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Price:
2.50 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2006-01-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
76194120001983511
Editing:
Eddie Berganza; Jeanine Schaefer (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Livewire It's a Good Day to Be Bad! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kalman Andrasofsky (signed)
Inks:
Kalman Andrasofsky (signed)
Colors:
Kalman Andrasofsky
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Livewire
Reprints:

A Contagion of Madness (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Gail Simone
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Nelson DeCastro [as Nelson]
Colors:
Guy Major
Letters:
Phil Balsman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Livewire (introduction); Lois Lane; Willis; Miguel Sendoza; Josef Schuman; Esther Schuman (introduction)
Synopsis:
Leslie, a talk show host, displays electrical powers after being fired and becomes Livewire. Lois, held captive by Leslie's half-brother Willis, attends Willis's "prom". Livewire attacks Superman and in the battle tells him that Lois is a prisoner. Meanwhile, Lois gets the drop on Willis and flees, but he pursues. Superman defeats Livewire, and she tells him where Lois is. Superman prevents Willis from shooting Lois. Two nights later, Superman attends the Shabbos dinner at the Schumans's.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from the previous issue. Livewire was first introduced in the Superman The Animated Series on TV years earlier; this is her first DC Universe comic appearance.

DC in Demand 01.06 (Table of Contents)

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

Indexer Notes

Ads for next issue, Elfquest: The Discovery #1, Infinite Crisis #4, JLA #124, and Blue Beetle #1. Appears on page 34 in this issue.

[House Advertisement] (Table of Contents)

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

Indexer Notes

House ad for: Teen Titans Go!. Appears on page 32 in this issue.

[Ads] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 11 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Total of 9 one-page and 1 two-page ads for: How will Yellowball Move You? (Verb), Apple Jack's Adventures (cereal, Kelloggs), Teen Titans (game, Majesco Entertainment), Warriors (book, Harper Collins Publishers), Hubba Bubba Bubble Tape (gum, Wrigley's), Ben 10 (TV, Cartoon Network, 2 pages), Dragon Booster (game, Konami), Mad Kids (magazine, EC), Yu-Gi-Oh GX Duel Academy (card game, Konami), and M&M Minis (candy, Mars). Appear in various places in this issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Livewire It's a Good Day to Be Bad!
    Superman
  2. 1. A Contagion of Madness
    Superman
  3. 2. DC in Demand 01.06
  4. 3. [House Advertisement]
  5. 4. [Ads]
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  • Bob Hughes
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  • Allen Ross
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
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