([December] 2005)

DC, 2005 Series
 
Volume:
?
Price:
12.99 USD; 17.50 CAD
Pages:
164
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Stephen Wacker (original editor); Harvey Richards (original assistant editor); Robert Greenberger (senior edior collected edition)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
squarebound; trade paperback

Issue Notes

Date listed is release date.


Villains United (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Inks:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Colors:
Laura Martin [as Laura]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Scandal; Deadshot; Cheshire; Parademon; Ragdoll]
Reprints:

[Title page, indicia, etc.] (Table of Contents)

credits / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Scandal; Deathstroke; Dr. Psycho

[Recap] (Table of Contents)

recap / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?; Joseph Loeb; Geoff Johns; Bob Harras; Judd Winick; Greg Rucka; Bill Winningham; Gail Simone
Pencils:
Ed McGuinness;Tom Grummett; Don Kramer; Marcos Martin; Carlos D'Anda; Drew Johnson; Shawn Moll; Ed BenesIan Churchill; Damion Scott; John Byrne; David Lopez
Inks:
Dexter Vines; Nelson; Keith Champagne; Alvaro Lopez; Carlos D'Anda; Ray Snyder; Kevin Conrad; Ed Benes; Norm Rapmund; Sandra Hope; Fernando Blanco
Colors:
Dave Stewart; Jeremy Cox; John Kalisz; ? [as Javier Rodriguez Studio]; Guy Major; Richard Horie; Tanya Horie; ? [as Hi-Fi]; Christina Strain
Letters:
Richard Starkings; ? [as Comicraft]; Jared K. Fletcher; Clem Robins; Nick J. Napolitano; Todd Klein; Rob Leigh; Phil Balsman

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lex Luthor; Calculator; Bizarro Superman; Black Adam; Talia; Deathstroke; Dr. Psycho; Green Arrow; Professor Zoom; Cheetah; Dr. Light; Penguin; Superman; Dr. Polaris

Indexer Notes

Recap includes panels from the following comics: Superman / Batman (DC, 2003 series) #6, Teen Titans (DC, 2003 series) #20, Robin (DC, 1993 series) #135, JSA (DC, 1999 series) #70, Wonder Woman (DC, 1987 series) #214, Breach (DC, 2005 series) #3, DC Countdown (DC, 2005 series) #1, Outsiders (DC, 2003 series) #22, Superman / Batman (DC, 2003 series) #19, Teen Titans (DC, 2003 series) #23, JSA (DC, 1999 series) #73, Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #828, and JSA (DC, 1999 series) #74.

[Villains United #1] (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Inks:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Colors:
Laura Martin

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Society [Lex Luthor; Deathstroke; Talia; Dr. Psycho; Calculator; Black Adam]
Reprints:

And Empires in Their Purpose (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Gail Simone
Pencils:
Dale Eaglesham
Inks:
Wade Von Grawbadger
Colors:
Sno-Cone
Letters:
Jared K. Fletcher; Pat Brosseau

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Society [Mr. Freeze; Calculator; Shadow Thief; Talia; Multiplex; Black Adam; Deathstroke; Cheetah; Black Manta; Felix Faust; Dr. Psycho; Bug; Byte; Fadeaway Man; Gentleman Ghost; Cicada; Fatality; Shrapnel; Knockout; Phobia; Skorpio; Prometheus; Plasmus; Body Doubles; Gorilla Grodd; Sabbac]; Secret Six [Catman; Scandal; Deadshot; Cheshire; Fiddler (dies); Ragdoll; Parademon]; H.I.V.E.; Mockingbird
Synopsis:
While the Society recruits more and more supervillains, Mockingbird sends out his Secret Six to attack H.I.V.E. Fiddler fails during the mission and is replaced by Catman.
Reprints:

[Villains United #2] (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Inks:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Colors:
Laura Martin [as Laura]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Deadshot; Cheshire
Reprints:

A Fire in the Steppes (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Gail Simone
Pencils:
Dale Eaglesham
Inks:
Wade Von Grawbadger
Colors:
Sno-Cone
Letters:
Jared K. Fletcher; Pat Brosseau

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Deadshot; Catman; Scandal; Ragdoll; Parademon; Cheshire]; Society [Calculator; Black Adam; Deathstroke; Dr. Psycho; Talia; Lex Luthor; Weather Wizard; Cheetah; Knockout; Captain Nazi; Crazy Quilt; Wizard; Dr. Polaris; Count Vertigo; Black Spider; Brutale; Hyena; Killer Frost; Hellhound; Shadow Thief; Multiplex; Fatality; Crime Doctor]
Synopsis:
The Secret Six are sent to a weapons stock, yet walk right into an ambush of Society villains. In capture, the Crime Doctor starts his torture on the Catman. He wants to know who Mockingbird is...
Reprints:

[Villains United #3] (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Inks:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Colors:
Laura Martin [as Laura]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Deadshot; Cheshire; Parademon; Ragdoll; Scandal]
Reprints:

Privileged to Spill Her Blood (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Gail Simone
Pencils:
Val Semeiks
Inks:
Prentis Rollins
Colors:
Sno-Cone
Letters:
Jared K. Fletcher; Pat Brosseau

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Deadshot; Catman; Scandal; Ragdoll; Parademon; Cheshire]; Society [Calculator; Black Adam; Deathstroke; Dr. Psycho; Talia; Lex Luthor; Weather Wizard; Cheetah; Knockout; Captain Nazi; Hyena; Killer Frost; Fatality; Crime Doctor; Knockout; Count Vertigo; Sledge; Fatality; Hyena (dies); Firefly]; Starman (in flashback); Ragdoll [Peter Merkel] (in flashback); Granny Goodness (in flashback)
Synopsis:
The Six manage to escape from Crime Doctor and defeat the Society villains. To set an example, Deadshot kills Hyena.
Reprints:

Villains United (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Logo on an otherwise blank page.

[Villains United #4] (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Inks:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Colors:
Laura Martin [as Laura]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Deadshot; Cheshire; Scandal; Ragdoll; Parademon]
Reprints:

A Weapon to Unify (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Gail Simone
Pencils:
Dale Eaglesham
Inks:
Wade Von Grawbadger
Colors:
Sno-Cone
Letters:
Jared K. Fletcher; Pat Brosseau

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Deadshot; Cheshire; Scandal; Ragdoll; Parademon]; Warden Tejano; Society [Lex Luthor; Dr. Psycho; Calculator; Talia; Black Adam; Deathstroke (in flashback); Royal Flush Gang [Jack; ?; ?; ?; ?]; Jongleur; Splitshot; Lagomorph; Hindenberg; Tremor; Weather Wizard; H.I.V.E.; Queen Zazzala]; Firestorm; Warp (in flashback); Monsieur Mallah (in flashback)
Reprints:

[Villains United #5] (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Inks:
J.G. Jones (signed)
Colors:
Laura Martin [as Laura]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Catman; Deadshot
Synopsis:
The Secret Six infiltrate a H.I.V.E. base and manage to counter the Society's villains.
Reprints:

Victims of Aggression (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Gail Simone
Pencils:
Dale Eaglesham
Inks:
Wade Von Grawbadger
Colors:
Sno-Cone
Letters:
Jared K. Fletcher; Pat Brosseau

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Deadshot; Cheshire (quits); Scandal; Ragdoll; Parademon]; Society [Monsieur Mallah; Madmen; Tweedledee; Tweedledum; Lex Luthor; Calculator; Vandal Savage (quits); Fearsome Five [Psimon; Mammoth; Shimmer; Jinx]; Talia; Sinestro; Deathstroke; Dr. Psycho; Black Adam; Scarecrow; Bolt; Weather Wizard; Black Spider; Solomon Grundy; Humpty Dumpty; Atomic Skull; Ragdoll; Virtuoso; Toyman; Amos Fortune; Amazo; Torpedoman; King Shark; IBAC; Stinger; Giganta; Mr. Szasz; Mr. Terrible; Knockout]; Lady Quark; Pariah; Power Ring (in flashback); Ultraman (in flashback); Mockingbird
Synopsis:
The Secret Six fight amongst themselves until an enormous group of Society villains appears outside the House of Secrets. The Six have been betrayed by Cheshire.
Reprints:

[Villains United #6] (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
J.G. Jones
Inks:
J.G. Jones
Colors:
Laura Martin

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Deadshot; Parademon; Cheshire; Scandal; Ragdoll]; Society [Black Adam; Dr. Psycho; Talia; Deathstroke; Calculator]; Lex Luthor
Reprints:

Villains United (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Logo.

At the End of All Things (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Gail Simone
Pencils:
Dale Eaglesham
Inks:
Wade Von Grawbadger
Colors:
Sno-Cone
Letters:
Jared K. Fletcher; Pat Brosseau

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Deadshot; Parademon (dies); Scandal; Ragdoll]; Society [Lex Luthor; Black Adam; Dr. Psycho; Talia; Deathstroke; Calculator; Cheshire; Scarecrow; Amos Fortune; King Shark; Solomon Grundy; Knockout; Humpty Dumpty; Atomic Skull; Monsieur Mallah; Amazo; Toyman; Stinger; Weather Wizard; Ragdoll [Peter Merkel]; Captain Nazi; Giganta; Virtuoso; Bolt; Mr. Terrible; IBAC]; Lex Luthor [Mockingbird]; Pariah (dies); Vandal Savage; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]
Synopsis:
The Society launches a final, massive attack on the Secret Six. After the betrayal of Cheshire, the Six are a member short. Or are they? Scandal's secured the help of not only Knockout, but also her father - Vandal Savage. And Mockingbird turns out to be Lex Luthor of this Earth, and the Society's Lex is from another. With the sacrifice of Parademon and the help of Savage, the Six manage to escape with their lives and they alert the superheroes to the Society's plans.
Reprints:

[Villains United #1 - 2nd printing] (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
J.G. Jones?
Inks:
J.G. Jones?
Colors:
Laura Martin?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Deadshot; Parademon; Cheshire; Scandal; Ragdoll]
Reprints:

[Villains United #1 - 3rd printing] (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
J.G. Jones?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Deadshot; Parademon; Cheshire; Scandal; Ragdoll]
Reprints:

[Villains United #2 - 2nd printing] (Table of Contents)

Secret Six / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
J.G. Jones
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Deadshot; Cheshire]
Reprints:

Identifying the Villains (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dale Eaglesham; Val Semeiks
Inks:
Wade Von Grawbadger; Prentis Rollins
Colors:
Sno-Cone
Letters:
Jared K. Fletcher; Pat Brosseau; typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Panels from from Villains United (DC, 2005 series) #1, 2, 4, and 5 with accompanying lists of names for the various (often quite obscure) villains.

The Society vs. the Secret Six (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dale Eaglesham
Inks:
Wade Von Grawbadger
Colors:
Sno-Cone
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Secret Six [Catman; Deadshot; Parademon; Cheshire; Scandal; Ragdoll]; Society [Lex Luthor; Black Adam; Dr. Psycho; Talia; Deathstroke; Calculator]

Indexer Notes

Image taken from "A Weapon To Unify" from Villains United (DC, 2005 series) #4.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Villains United
    Secret Six
  2. 1. [Title page, indicia, etc.]
  3. 2. [Recap]
  4. 3. [Villains United #1]
    Secret Six
  5. 4. And Empires in Their Purpose
    Secret Six
  6. 5. [Villains United #2]
    Secret Six
  7. 6. A Fire in the Steppes
    Secret Six
  8. 7. [Villains United #3]
    Secret Six
  9. 8. Privileged to Spill Her Blood
    Secret Six
  10. 9. Villains United
  11. 10. [Villains United #4]
    Secret Six
  12. 11. A Weapon to Unify
    Secret Six
  13. 12. [Villains United #5]
    Secret Six
  14. 13. Victims of Aggression
    Secret Six
  15. 14. [Villains United #6]
    Secret Six
  16. 15. Villains United
  17. 16. At the End of All Things
    Secret Six
  18. 17. [Villains United #1 - 2nd printing]
    Secret Six
  19. 18. [Villains United #1 - 3rd printing]
    Secret Six
  20. 19. [Villains United #2 - 2nd printing]
    Secret Six
  21. 20. Identifying the Villains
  22. 21. The Society vs. the Secret Six
    Secret Six
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  • Jim Van Dore
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