(April 1987)

DC, 1986 Series
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Price:
1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Bob Greenberger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#50 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Nightwing; Johnny Thunder; The Whip / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Pat Broderick (signed)
Inks:
Pat Broderick (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Johnny Thunder; Thunderbolt; the Whip

The Secret Origin of Nightwing (Table of Contents)

Nightwing / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Mishkin
Pencils:
Erik Larsen
Inks:
Mike DeCarlo
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2957

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; John Grayson; Mary Grayson; Haly; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Tony Zucco; Tweedledee (cameo); Tweedledum (cameo); Teen Titans [Jericho [Joseph Wilson]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Aqualad [Garth]; Raven [Rachel Roth]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Starfire [Koriand'r]]; Aquaman (cameo); Flash [Barry Allen] (cameo); Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Trigon (cameo); Brother Blood (cameo); Robin [Jason Todd] (cameo); Karras (cameo)
Synopsis:
Dick Grayson spends his twentieth birthday on Tamaran and tells his origin to Jericho.
Keywords:
Batcave; Batmobile; Tamaran

Indexer Notes

Takes place in between The New Teen Titans #16-19, or Tales of the Teen Titans 74-77.

The Secret Origin of the Whip (Table of Contents)

The Whip / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas; Dann Thomas
Pencils:
Mike Gustovich
Inks:
Mike Gustovich
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Agustin Mas

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Whip [Rodrigo Gaynor]; Whip [Don Fernando Suarez]; Carlos Fuentes; Marissa Dillon; Diablo (horse); Sheriff Todd
Synopsis:
Rodrigo Gaynor stop off in the town of Seguro where he learns of ranchers plans to lynch a Mexican in the jail. He dons the uniform of The Whip, who had protected the poor in the previous century.

The Secret Origin of Johnny Thunder (Table of Contents)

Johhny Thunder / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Mike Clark
Inks:
Dave Hunt
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Agustin Mas

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Johnny Thunder; Thunderbolt; Simon B. Thunder; Mildred Thunder; Captain Cosher; Mr. Gimple
Synopsis:
Johnny Thunder is kidnapped as a baby and taken to Bahdnisia and given the power to control the Thunderbolt, but he escapes and returns to New York before he knows the magic word to activate his powers.
Keywords:
Bahdnisia

Indexer Notes

Liberally adapted from Flash Comics #1 (DC 1940).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Secret Admirers / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas; Bob Greenberger
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2639

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Chris Khalaf, Charles D. Brown, Daniel Smith and G.A. Olinger.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Nightwing; Johnny Thunder; The Whip
  2. 1. The Secret Origin of Nightwing
    Nightwing
  3. 2. The Secret Origin of the Whip
    The Whip
  4. 3. The Secret Origin of Johnny Thunder
    Johhny Thunder
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Secret Admirers
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Gregory Fischer