(June 2006)

DC, 2006 Series
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Price:
2.50 USD; 3.50 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2006-04-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Matt Idelson; Nachie Castro (associate)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy paper
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

A "1 Year Later" tie-in.


Up, Up, and Away! Part 3 (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Terry Dodson (signed)
Inks:
Rachel Dodson (signed)
Colors:
Alex Sinclair (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor; Clark Kent; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; The Prankster; Toyman
Reprints:
Keywords:
sunstone crystal

Up, Up, and Away! Chapter Three Bare Hands (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek; Geoff Johns
Pencils:
Pete Woods
Inks:
Pete Woods
Colors:
Brad Anderson
Letters:
Jared K. Fletcher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [as Clark Kent only]; Lois Lane; Kryptonite Man; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El] (cameo); Hawkgirl; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; The Prankster; Flea Circus (intro); Toyman; Metallo
Synopsis:
Clark tries out a Green Lantern ring, brought to him by Green Lantern and Hawkgirl. Clark says he'll think about using it. The Prankster runs pranks throughout Metropolis, and GL and Hawkgirl respond. Meantime, the Flea Circus free the Kryptonite Man from Stryker's Island, bringing him to Luthor. Prankster's distraction complete, he escapes capture. Luthor and Toyman incapacitate Metallo, and take out his kryptonite heart, adding it to more kryptonite they've collected.
Reprints:
Keywords:
sunstone crystal

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Action Comics (1938 series) #837 and continues in Action Comics (1938 series) #838. The table that Metallo is laid out on is an homage to the kids game "Operation".

DC Nation (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Dan Didio

Indexer Notes

Dan discusses Superboy's death. Ads for Action Comics #838, Checkmate #1, Green Arrow #61, and Superman #651. Appears on page 34 in this issue.

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 5 pages (report information)


Synopsis:
House ads for: 52, Crisis Aftermath books (Blue Beetle, Checkmate, Ion, Shadowpact, The Spectre, and Secret Six), Crisis Aftermath: The Battle for Bludhaven, 1 Year Later books, and 1 Year Later Wonder Woman. Appear in various places in the issue.

[Ads] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 7 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Total of 5 one-page and 1 two-page ads for: Justice League Unlimited (action figures, Mattel), The Joker Lego Batman Set #7782 with Secret Files and Origins of The Joker (toy, Lego), The Ultimate Eye Toy Challenge: Play 2/Operation Spy/Kinetic (games, Eye Toy, 2 pages), OK To Play? (video game ratings, Entertainment Software Rating Board), Big League Chew (gum), and Justice League (frozen novelties). Appear in various places in the issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Up, Up, and Away! Part 3
    Superman
  2. 1. Up, Up, and Away! Chapter Three Bare Hands
    Superman
  3. 2. DC Nation
    DC Nation
  4. 3. [House Advertisements]
  5. 4. [Ads]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Katie
  • Allen Ross
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Allen Ross