(April 2008)

DC, 2006 Series
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Price:
2.99 USD; 3.65 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2008-02-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
761941200033 67311
Editing:
Matt Idelson; Tom Palmer Jr. (Associate Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy paper
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Insect Queen Part 3 (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Peter Vale (signed)
Inks:
Wellington Dias (signed) [as The Well]
Colors:
Brad Anderson (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Super-Soldier Ant; Insect Queen
Reprints:

Insect Queen Part Three: Moonlight & Victory (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Jesus Merino
Inks:
Jesus Merino
Colors:
Kanila Tripp
Letters:
Comicraft

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Lois Lane, Chris Kent [Lor-Zod]; Insect Queen; Lana Lang; Anders; Fitch; Bridey Nelson (cameo); Kenny (cameo); Perry White (cameo); Tim McCready (cameo); Super-Soldier Ants
Synopsis:
Superman is still on the moon held by the Insect Queen. He finds out that she has used his genes to create super-soldier ants. Lana and the remaining moon base workers observe, and Lana slips over to Superman to help free him. Insect Queen returns, but Superman has recovered enough to fly them away. After dropping off Lana, Superman is attacked by the super-soldier ants in moon orbit, with Insect Queen directing them. Superman decoys them into the path of the baseball he hit two issues ago, and it distracts her long enough for Superman to defeat the soldiers, and punch her through some ambrosia, freezing her in suspended animation. All humans are returned to Earth. Superman checks in on Lois and Chris Kent, who had caused the explosion in their apartment building. Chris was scared that Superman would send him away, but Superman reassures him that he belongs as part of the family.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Ambrozia

Indexer Notes

Story continued from the previous issue. "Bridey Nelson" is an homage to former Superman writer/editor E. Nelson Bridwell. Insect Queen's next appearance is in Supergirl (DC, 2005 series) #50.

#100 [February 13, 2008] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

[Ads] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 11 pages (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Insect Queen Part 3
    Superman
  2. 1. Insect Queen Part Three: Moonlight & Victory
    Superman
  3. 2. #100 [February 13, 2008]
    DC Nation
  4. 3. [House Advertisements]
  5. 4. [Ads]
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  • Allen Ross
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