(2005)

DC, 2005 Series
 
Price:
19.99 USD; 26.99 CAD
Pages:
212
On-sale date:
2005-04-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [bullet]
ISBN:
1-4012-0456-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
76194124598000111
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (Senior Editor - Collected Edition)
Format:
Color; Standard Modern Age US; Squarebound; Trade paperback

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Ross (painting)
Inks:
Alex Ross (painting)
Colors:
Alex Ross (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]
Reprints:

Superman vs Flash (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]

Indexer Notes

Title page illustrated with details from the splash page of "Chase to the End of Time!" from DC Comics Presents (DC, 1978 series) #1.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with a detail from "Race to the End of Time!" from DC Comics Presents (DC, 1978 series) #2.

Who's Faster? (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Introduction illustrated with the logos of Superman and The Flash.

The Race Between Superman & Flash! (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Flash [Barry Allen]; Justice League of America [Batman; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Aquaman; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Wonder Woman]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
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Superman's Race with the Flash! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Shooter
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mort Weisinger (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Clark Kent]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Justice League of America [Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Aquaman; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Wonder Woman]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Perry White; Iris Allen; Mr. Vincent; Dr. Werner Von Broder; Monsieur DePaul; Dr. Robert Carson; Jimmy Olsen; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Robin [Dick Grayson]
Synopsis:
Superman and The Flash agree to race around the Earth three times as a fundraiser for the United Nations. But rival international gambling syndicates see the race as an opportunity to make a killing and try to fix the race. Using teamwork, Superman and The Flash overcome the obstacles the gamblers put in their way and hit the finish line together.
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Keywords:
green kryptonite

Race to the End of the Universe! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
Ira Schnapp
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman
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The Race to the End of the Universe! (Table of Contents)

The Flash / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Flash [Barry Allen]; Superman; Justice League of America [Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Quuen]; Martian Manhunter; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Aquaman; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman; Snapper Carr]; Iris West Allen; Abra Kadabra [also as Rokk]; Professor Zoom [also as Sorban]; Weather Wizard; Prof. West (cameo); Dexter Myles (cameo); Al Desmond (cameo); Lois Lane (cameo); Jimmy Olsen (cameo); Perry White (cameo); Lana Lang (cameo)
Synopsis:
Rokk and Sorban, two aliens who once encountered Superman and Batman, force Superman and The Flash to a rematch race. Superman soon realizes the aliens are not who they seem to be, and the two help each other escape traps along the race and reach the finish line together, after which they unmask the aliens as Abra Kadabra and Professor Zoom.
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Indexer Notes

Both pages 11 & 23 are half pages.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)
Job Number:
S 539

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
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Indexer Notes

Pencils incorrectly credited to Carmine Infantino in item.

Race to Save the Universe! (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Dennis O'Neil
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
Tatjana Wood; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)
Job Number:
S-508

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Flash [Barry Allen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Guardians of the Universe; General Zod; Jax-Ur; Kru-El; Professor Vakox; the Anachronids; Jimmy Olsen; Maximus Flavius
Synopsis:
The Guardians of the Universe summon Superman to stage a race with The Flash to offset the damage life-forms called Anachronids, who travel faster than the speed of light, have caused to the flow of time. When the duo encounter a group of Anachronids, they are thrown into another plane, but they return through a donut-shaped star, and resume their race.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)
Job Number:
S-604

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints:

Race to Save Time (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Dennis O'Neil
Pencils:
Dick Dillin
Inks:
Joe Giella
Colors:
Tatjana Wood; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)
Job Number:
S-533

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Guardians of the Universe; Kru-El; General Zod; Jax-Ur; Professor Vakox; the Anachronids; Jimmy Olsen; Tomas de Tarquemada; Perry White; Lois Lane; Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Alfred Pennyworth; Diana Prince [Wonder Woman]; I-Ching; Maximus Flavius
Synopsis:
Again the Anachronids interrupt the race, and Superman and The Flash find themselves back in the hands of the Phantom Zone criminals. The villains reveal that they are responsible for the creation of the Anachronids, which are intended to disrupt time and destroy the barrier between the Phantom Zone and the rest of the universe. But Superman and The Flash stop their plans and head home.
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Keywords:
Phantom Zone

Superman vs. The Flash (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (layout); Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
E. Nelson Bridwell (original editor)
Job Number:
N-1618

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Atom [Ray Palmer]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Aquaman
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Indexer Notes

Pencils credited to Oksner in item.

Chase to the End of Time! (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed)
Inks:
Dan Adkins (signed)
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Iylar
Reprints:

Chase to the End of Time! (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Colors:
Jerry Serpe; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
Ben Oda
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Job Number:
S-2782

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Islayn (villain, a Volkir); Aylem (villain, a Zelkot); Iylar; Reverse-Flash [Professor Zoom] (cameo)
Synopsis:
The warring alien races the Volkir and the Zelkot come to Earth in pursuit of Zelkot Iylar who hopes to travel through time and prevent the aliens' war from ever beginning. The Zelkot threaten to destroy Earth if The Flash does not help Iylar complete his mission. But after The Flash heads off after Iylar, the Volkir convince Superman to stop Iylar or he will change history and Krypton will explode eons earlier than it did.
Reprints:

Race to the End of Time! (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (signed)
Inks:
Dan Adkins (signed)
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
Todd Klein
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Job Number:
S-2942

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman; Flash [Barry Allen]; Iylar
Reprints:

Race to the End of Time! (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Colors:
Jerry Serpe; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
Clem Robins
Editing:
Julius Schwartz (original editor)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Legion of Super-Heroes [Superboy; Brainiac 5; Wildfire; Mon-El; Cosmic Boy; Princess Projectra]; Reverse-Flash [Professor Zoom]; Iylar; a Zelkot; a Volkir
Synopsis:
In the 25th century, Superman secretly helps Flash deal with Professor Zoom, before the two head off again across time after Iylar, who is trying to reach the past and end an alien civil war before it began. Flash wants to make sure Iylar makes it through time, so that the Zelkot do not destroy Earth. Superman wants to ensure the war begins so that the Volkir visit Earth in the past and seed life on it. After a number of stops across time, Superman and Flash catch up to Iylar, stop him from preventing the war, and neutralize the aliens' threat against the Earth in the present.
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Indexer Notes

Letters incorrectly credited to Ben Oda in item.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks:
Brett Breeding (signed)
Colors:
?; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Jon Peterson (original associate editor)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman; Flash [Wally West]; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Power Girl; Martian Manhunter; Metamorpho; Booster Gold
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Indexer Notes

Inks incorrectly credited to Art Thibert in item.

Speed Kills (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Jurgens
Pencils:
Dan Jurgens
Inks:
Art Thibert
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore; David Tanguay (color reconstruction)
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman
Editing:
Mike Carlin (original editor); Jon Peterson (original associate editor)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman; Flash [Wally West]; Mr. Mxyzptlk; Lex Luthor; Mason Trollbridge; Collin Thornton; Mara Talbot; Lois Lane; Lucy Lane; Justice League Europe [Captain Atom [Nathaniel Adam]; Elongated Man; Metamorpho; Power Girl]; Justice League America [Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Booster Gold; Martian Manhunter; Mr. Miracle [Scott Free]]; Joan Garrick (cameo); Connie Noleski (cameo); Jimmy Olsen (cameo); Perry White (cameo); Cat Grant (cameo); Jonathan Kent (cameo); Martha Kent (cameo); Lana Lang (cameo); Jose Delgado (cameo); Professor Emil Hamilton (cameo)
Synopsis:
Mr. Mxyzptlk forces Superman to race and beat The Flash to send him back to the fifth dimension, but Wally's pride won't let him throw the race. But The Flash's win ironically has the desired result, and Mxyzptlk disappears for another ninety days.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flash; Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kevin Nowlan
Inks:
Kevin Nowlan
Colors:
Kevin Nowlan
Letters:
?
Editing:
Joey Cavalieri (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Superman
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Speeding Bullets (Table of Contents)

The Flash; Superman / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script:
Geoff Johns
Pencils:
Rick Burchett
Inks:
Prentis Rollins
Colors:
James Sinclair; Digital Chameleon (separator)
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Joey Cavalieri (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Flash [Wally West]; Superman; Hunter Zolomon; Pied Piper [Hartley Rathaway]; Abra Kadabra; Tarpit (cameo); The Top [Roscoe Dillon] (cameo); Professor Zoom (cameo); Cosmic Boy (cameo)
Synopsis:
Abra Kadabra escapes Iron Heights and forces Superman and Jay Garrick to chase a rapidly aging Wally West. Whoever catches Wally and tags him first will save him, but immediately be aged to death's door. Jay wins the race, but Superman sees the aging is caused by nanites, and together Superman and Wally destroy the nanites, restore Jay, and imprison Abra Kadabra.
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The Greatest Race of Them All! (Table of Contents)

Superman; The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Ross (painting); Curt Swan
Inks:
Alex Ross (painting); George Klein
Colors:
Alex Ross (painting); ?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; The Flash [Barry Allen]

Indexer Notes

On the back cover. Illustrated with details from the front cover and from "Superman's Race with the Flash!" from Superman (DC, 1939 series) #199.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman; The Flash
  2. 1. Superman vs Flash
    Superman; The Flash
  3. 2. Table of Contents
    Superman; The Flash
  4. 3. Who's Faster?
  5. 4. The Race Between Superman & Flash!
    Superman
  6. 5. Superman's Race with the Flash!
    Superman
  7. 6. Race to the End of the Universe!
    The Flash
  8. 7. The Race to the End of the Universe!
    The Flash
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Superman; The Flash
  10. 9. Race to Save the Universe!
    Superman; The Flash
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Superman; The Flash
  12. 11. Race to Save Time
    Superman; The Flash
  13. 12. Superman vs. The Flash
    Superman; The Flash
  14. 13. Chase to the End of Time!
    Superman; The Flash
  15. 14. Chase to the End of Time!
    Superman; The Flash
  16. 15. Race to the End of Time!
    Superman; The Flash
  17. 16. Race to the End of Time!
    Superman; The Flash
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Superman
  19. 18. Speed Kills
    Superman
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    The Flash; Superman
  21. 20. Speeding Bullets
    The Flash; Superman
  22. 21. The Greatest Race of Them All!
    Superman; The Flash
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