(May 2008)

DC, 2008 Series
 
Price:
4.99 USD; 5.99 CAD
Pages:
52
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?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Dan Didio; Ian Sattler (Associate Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard modern age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Darwyn Cooke
Inks:
Darwyn Cooke
Colors:
?

Characters:
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Flash [Barry Allen]; John Henry; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Martian Manhunter; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Adam Strange; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman

The New Frontier Animated Special: Introduction by Rip Hunter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Darwyn Cooke
Pencils:
Darwyn Cooke
Inks:
Darwyn Cooke
Colors:
Dave Stewart
Letters:
Jared Fletcher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Rip Hunter; Bonnie Baxter; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (cameo)
Synopsis:
Rip Hunter sets the stage for the readers of this special.

Justice League: The New Frontier (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Darwyn Cooke
Inks:
Darwyn Cooke
Colors:
Dave Stewart
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Martian Manhunter; Superman; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Jimmy Olsen; Lois Lane; Aquaman [Arthur Curry] (inset)

Indexer Notes

Table of contents page.

Chapter X: The Greater Good (Table of Contents)

comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Darwyn Cooke
Pencils:
Darwyn Cooke
Inks:
Darwyn Cooke
Colors:
Dave Stewart
Letters:
Jared Fletcher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman [Kal-El]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Hour-Man (cameo); King Faraday; Dwight Eisenhower; Lex Luthor (cameo); Catwoman [Selina Kyle] (cameo); Alfred Pennyworth (cameo)
Synopsis:
At the request of the government, Superman seeks to arrest Batman, but Batman turns the tables on him until Wonder Woman makes them see that they should work together for the greater good.

Indexer Notes

This story ties-in to the fight between Superman and Batman in Iris West's article in "Chapter Two: State of the Union Suit" from DC: The New Frontier (DC, 2004 series) #1.

Dragstrip Riot (Table of Contents)

Robin the Boy Wonder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Darwyn Cooke
Pencils:
David Bullock
Inks:
Michael Cho
Colors:
Dave Stewart
Letters:
Jared Fletcher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robin [Dick Grayson]; Kid Flash [Wally West; also as Wally Wood]; Butch Luchick; Crystal; John F. Kennedy (cameo)
Synopsis:
In order to track down some stolen TNT, Robin goes undercover and has to compete in a drag race. When he discovers that his competitor in the race is Kid Flash, the two teen heroes team-up to find the TNT and save the President of the United States.

Triple Dynamite from DC! (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Darwyn Cooke
Pencils:
Darwyn Cooke
Inks:
Darwyn Cooke
Colors:
Dave Stewart
Letters:
Jared Fletcher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
John Henry; Martian Manhunter; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Indexer Notes

Pseudo DC house ad of the early 1960's promoting issues of The Legend of John Henry, Martian Manhunter, and Green Lantern.

The Mother of the Movement (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman and Black Canary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Darwyn Cooke
Pencils:
J. Bone
Inks:
J. Bone
Colors:
Dave Stewart
Letters:
Jared Fletcher

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Black Canary [Dinah Drake]; Bruce Wayne [Batman]
Synopsis:
Wonder Woman and Black Canary go to a cocktail lounge to teach the male patrons about gender equality.

Indexer Notes

One of the waitresses at the cocktail lounge is meant to be Gloria Steinem, who once wrote an article about her experiences working at a Playboy club.

The Art of Justice League: The New Frontier (Table of Contents)

text article / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Adam Strange; Martian Manhunter; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Abin Sur]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Ace Morgan; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Superman; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Iris West; King Faraday; Carol Ferris; Col. Rick Flag; Karin Grace; John Henry; Blackhawk; Hour-Man [Rex Tyler]

Indexer Notes

Contains character designs, development and concept art, storyboards, and main titles artwork from the Justice League: The New Frontier animated movie. There are additional unidentified characters. Artwork produced by Darwyn Cooke, Norm Ryung, Ron Cattigay, Paul Rivoche, Butch Lukic, David Bullock, and others.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The New Frontier Animated Special: Introduction by Rip Hunter
  3. 2. Justice League: The New Frontier
  4. 3. Chapter X: The Greater Good
  5. 4. Dragstrip Riot
    Robin the Boy Wonder
  6. 5. Triple Dynamite from DC!
  7. 6. The Mother of the Movement
    Wonder Woman and Black Canary
  8. 7. The Art of Justice League: The New Frontier
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ralf Haring
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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