([September] 2003)

DC, 1997 Series
Volume:
4
Price:
14.95 USD
Pages:
224
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Bob Greenberger (collected edition)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Squarebound Trade Paperback
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Date listed is release date.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ed McGuiness (signed)
Inks:
Jason Martin (signed)
Colors:
Tanya Horie; Richard Horie
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Darkseid; Galactus; Green Lantern; Silver Surfer; Spider-Man; Superman; Batman; Fantastic Four

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Graham Nolan
Inks:
Karl Kesel
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Batman; Spider-Man
Synopsis:
Production and company credits.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Darryl Banks; John Byrne; Graham Nolan; Dan Jurgens (layouts); Art Thibert
Inks:
Terry Austin; John Byrne; Karl Kesel; Art Thibert
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Cyborg [Hank Henshaw]; Fantastic Four; Galactus; Darkseid; Kingpin; New Gods; Parallax; Ra's Al Ghul; Silver Surfer; Spider-Man; Superman; Thanos
Synopsis:
Brief backgrounds of the characters in these stories.

[Cover - Green Lantern / Silver Surfer: Unholy Alliances] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Silver Surfer / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Darryl Banks
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
?
Editing:
Kevin Dooley; Eddie Berganza (associate editor); Mark Gruenwald (consulting editor)

Genre:
superhero; science fiction
Characters:
Green Lantern; Silver Surfer
Reprints:

Unholy Alliances (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Silver Surfer / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script:
Ron Marz
Pencils:
Darryl Banks
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Digital Chameleon
Letters:
Chris Eliopoulos
Editing:
Kevin Dooley; Eddie Berganza (associate editor); Mark Gruenwald (consulting editor)

Genre:
superhero; science fiction
Characters:
Cyborg [Hank Henshaw]; Silver Surfer; Green Lantern [Kyle Rayner]; Terrax; Parallax [Hal Jordan]; Thanos; Cameos: Galactus (flashback); Shalla Bal (flashback);
Synopsis:
Green Lantern and Silver Surfer are tricked into aligning themselves with Thanos and Parallax, respectively. Can they realize their errors soon enough to stop these two power-crazed cosmic beings?
Reprints:

[Cover - Darkseid vs. Galactus: The Hunger] (Table of Contents)

Galactus; Darkseid / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
Rick Taylor
Editing:
Rob Simpson; Chris Eades (assistant editor); Mark Gruenwald (consulting editor)

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Galactus; Darkseid; Orion; Silver Surfer
Reprints:

The Hunger (Table of Contents)

Galactus; Darkseid / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
Rick Taylor
Letters:
John Byrne
Editing:
Rob Simpson; Chris Eades (assistant editor); Mark Gruenwald (consulting editor)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Orion; Lightray; Highfather; DeSaad; Darkseid; Silver Surfer; Uatu The Watcher; Galactus; Parademons; Hunger Dogs; denizens of New Genesis; Black Racer
Synopsis:
Galactus journeys to Apokolips to satisfy his insatiable hunger.
Reprints:

[Cover - Batman / Spider-Man] (Table of Contents)

Batman; Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Graham Nolan
Inks:
Karl Kesel
Colors:
?
Editing:
Scott Peterson; Darren Vincenzo

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Spider-Man
Reprints:

New Age Dawning (Table of Contents)

Batman; Spider-Man / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script:
J.M. DeMatteis
Pencils:
Graham Nolan
Inks:
Karl Kesel
Colors:
Gloria Vasquez
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Scott Peterson; Darren Vincenzo

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Spider-Man; Ra's Al Ghul; Talia Ghul; Vanessa Fisk; Kingpin [Wilson Fisk]; Mary Jane Watson-Parker
Synopsis:
Ra's Al Ghul contacts the Kingpin to join him in bringing about a New World Order. Batman and Spider-Man find out and join forces to bring the two men down.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

pages 135 and 136 are accidently transposed in this story.

[Cover - Superman / Fantastic Four] (Table of Contents)

Superman; Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks:
Alex Ross (painted) (signed)
Colors:
Alex Ross (painted) (signed)
Editing:
Mike Carlin; L. A. Williams (asstistant editor); Mark Gruenwald (consulting editor); Bobbie Chase (consulting editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Fantastic Four; Galactus
Reprints:

The Infinite Destruction (Table of Contents)

Superman; Fantastic Four / comic story / 64 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Jurgens
Pencils:
Art Thibert (finished art); Dan Jurgens (breakdowns)
Inks:
Art Thibert
Colors:
Greg Wright
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin; L. A. Williams (asstistant editor); Mark Gruenwald (consulting editor); Bobbie Chase (consulting editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Galactus; Maggie Sawyer; Franklin Richards; Fantastic Four [Thing; Human Torch; Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl]; Cyborg [Hank Henshaw]
Synopsis:
Convinced that Galactus was responsible for the destruction of Krypton, Superman journeys to the Fantastic Four's universe in search of the Planet-Eater. After comparing notes with the Four, Galactus tracks them, and forces Superman to become his next herald.
Reprints:

[Biographies] (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Bios on all the creators of these stories.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [Cover - Green Lantern / Silver Surfer: Unholy Alliances]
    Green Lantern; Silver Surfer
  5. 4. Unholy Alliances
    Green Lantern; Silver Surfer
  6. 5. [Cover - Darkseid vs. Galactus: The Hunger]
    Galactus; Darkseid
  7. 6. The Hunger
    Galactus; Darkseid
  8. 7. [Cover - Batman / Spider-Man]
    Batman; Spider-Man
  9. 8. New Age Dawning
    Batman; Spider-Man
  10. 9. [Cover - Superman / Fantastic Four]
    Superman; Fantastic Four
  11. 10. The Infinite Destruction
    Superman; Fantastic Four
  12. 11. [Biographies]
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