([February] 2009)

DC, 2009 Series
 
Price:
14.99 USD; 16.99 CAD
Pages:
160
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
ISBN:
9781401222284 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978140122228451499
Editing:
Bob Harras
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Softcover
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

False Faces (Table of Contents)

Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Andy Owens
Colors:
Guy Major
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

False Faces (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

False Faces (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Karl Story
Colors:
Roberta Tewes
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

["This is all Kurt Busiek's fault"] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Brian K. Vaughan
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Scott McDaniel
Colors:
Patrick Martin

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Matches Malone
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #588

[Title page and Cover credits] (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Scott McDaniel
Colors:
Patrick Martin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Matches Malone
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #588

Close Before Striking Chapter One (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Brian K. Vaughan
Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Karl Story
Colors:
Roberta Tewes
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne; "Matches" Malone]; Nightwing [Batman; Dick Grayson]; Oracle; "Matches" Malone; Ventriloquist
Synopsis:
Using the "Matches" Malone cover, Batman shuts down Ventriloquist's gun running operation. Ventriloquist puts out a contract on "Matches." Oracle calls the cave looking for Batman, surprised to see him there since "Matches" was just shot in a bar in Gotham.
Reprints:
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Scott McDaniel
Colors:
Patrick Martin

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Matches Malone
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #589

[Title page and Cover credits] (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Scott McDaniel
Colors:
Patrick Martin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #589

Close Before Striking Chapter Two (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Brian K. Vaughan
Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Karl Story
Colors:
Roberta Tewes
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne] (also in flashback); Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Oracle; "Matches" Malone (dies, also in flashback); Ventriloquist; Jim Gordon (in flashback)
Synopsis:
Batman reveals he "borrowed" the "Matches" ID from a supposedly dead arsonist. Finding the dying "Matches" at the bar, Batman slips into that persona and sets out to "get" Ventriloquist.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Scott McDaniel
Colors:
Patrick Martin

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
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  • from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #590

[Title page and Cover credits] (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Scott McDaniel
Colors:
Patrick Martin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Batman (DC, 1940 series) #590

Close Before Striking Chapter Three (Table of Contents)

Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Brian K. Vaughan
Pencils:
Scott McDaniel
Inks:
Karl Story
Colors:
Roberta Tewes
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman [Bruce Wayne; Matches Malone]; Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Oracle; Ventriloquist
Synopsis:
Batman tracks the Ventriloquist, intent on killing him. As the physical conflict goes on, he fights an inner battle between his persona and "Matches". In the end he is able to shrug off the "Matches" persona and just take Ventriloquist into custody.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Tim Sale
Inks:
Tim Sale
Colors:
Mark Chiarello

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Mad Hatter
Reprints:
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  • from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #787

[Title page and Cover credits] (Table of Contents)

Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tim Sale
Inks:
Tim Sale
Colors:
Mark Chiarello
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
    Reprint Note before Migration:
    • from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #787

    Mimsy Were the Borogoves (Table of Contents)

    Batman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

    Script:
    Brian K. Vaughan
    Pencils:
    Rick Burchett
    Inks:
    John Lowe
    Colors:
    Jason Wright
    Letters:
    John Costanza

    Genre:
    superhero
    Characters:
    Batman; Harvey Bullock; Francine Langstrom; Kirk Langstrom; Mad Hatter
    Reprints:
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    • from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #787

    [no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

    Wonder Woman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

    Pencils:
    Adam Hughes
    Inks:
    Adam Hughes
    Colors:
    Adam Hughes

    Genre:
    superhero
    Reprints:
    Reprint Note before Migration:
    • from Wonder Woman (DC, 1987 series) #160

    [Title page and Cover credits] (Table of Contents)

    Wonder Woman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

    Pencils:
    Adam Hughes
    Inks:
    Adam Hughes
    Colors:
    Adam Hughes
    Letters:
    typeset

    Genre:
    superhero
    Reprints:
    Reprint Note before Migration:
    • from Wonder Woman (DC, 1987 series) #160

    A Piece of You Chapter One (Table of Contents)

    Wonder Woman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

    Script:
    Brian K. Vaughan
    Pencils:
    Scott Kolins
    Inks:
    Dan Panosian
    Colors:
    Pamela Rambo
    Letters:
    John Costanza

    Genre:
    superhero
    Characters:
    Wonder Woman; Clayface [also impersonating Cheetah]; Troia [Donna Troy]; Argent
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    • from Wonder Woman (DC, 1987 series) #160

    [no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

    Wonder Woman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

    Pencils:
    Adam Hughes
    Inks:
    Adam Hughes
    Colors:
    Adam Hughes

    Genre:
    superhero
    Characters:
    Wonder Woman; Donna Troy; Clayface
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    • from Wonder Woman (DC, 1987 series) #161

    [Title page and Cover credits] (Table of Contents)

    Wonder Woman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

    Pencils:
    Adam Hughes
    Inks:
    Adam Hughes
    Colors:
    Adam Hughes
    Letters:
    typeset

    Genre:
    superhero
    Reprints:
    Reprint Note before Migration:
    • from Wonder Woman (DC, 1987 series) #161

    A Piece of You Chapter Two (Table of Contents)

    Wonder Woman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

    Script:
    Brian K. Vaughan
    Pencils:
    Scott Kolins
    Inks:
    Dan Panosian; Drew Geraci
    Colors:
    Pamela Rambo
    Letters:
    John Costanza

    Genre:
    superhero
    Characters:
    Wonder Woman; Clayface [Basil Karlo]; Troia [Donna Troy]; Nightwing; Robin [Tim Drake]
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    • from Wonder Woman (DC, 1987 series) #161

    [no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

    Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

    Pencils:
    Marcos Martin
    Inks:
    Mark Pennington
    Colors:
    Tom McCraw

    Genre:
    superhero
    Reprints:
    Reprint Note before Migration:
    • from Batman: Gotham City Secret Files (DC, 2000 Series) #1

    [Title page and Cover credits] (Table of Contents)

    Batman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

    Pencils:
    Marcos Martin
    Inks:
    Mark Pennington
    Colors:
    Tom McCraw
    Letters:
    typeset

    Genre:
    superhero
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    Reprint Note before Migration:
    • from Batman: Gotham City Secret Files (DC, 2000 Series) #1

    Skullduggery (Table of Contents)

    Batman / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

    Script:
    Brian K. Vaughan
    Pencils:
    Marcos Martin
    Inks:
    Mark Pennington
    Colors:
    Tom McCraw
    Letters:
    Tim Harkins

    Genre:
    superhero
    Characters:
    Skeleton [also as Joker; Riddler; Mr. Freeze] (introduction)
    Synopsis:
    Somebody is posing as other Batman villains to set up Bruce Wayne.
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    [Back Cover] (Table of Contents)

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

    Script:
    ?
    Pencils:
    Rick Burchett
    Inks:
    John Lowe
    Colors:
    Jason Wright
    Letters:
    typeset

    Genre:
    superhero
    Editing

    Table of Contents

    1. 0. False Faces
      Batman
    2. 1. False Faces
      Batman
    3. 2. [no title indexed]
    4. 3. False Faces
      Batman
    5. 4. [no title indexed]
    6. 5. ["This is all Kurt Busiek's fault"]
    7. 6. [no title indexed]
      Batman
    8. 7. [Title page and Cover credits]
      Batman
    9. 8. Close Before Striking Chapter One
      Batman
    10. 9. [no title indexed]
      Batman
    11. 10. [Title page and Cover credits]
      Batman
    12. 11. Close Before Striking Chapter Two
      Batman
    13. 12. [no title indexed]
      Batman
    14. 13. [Title page and Cover credits]
      Batman
    15. 14. Close Before Striking Chapter Three
      Batman
    16. 15. [no title indexed]
      Batman
    17. 16. [Title page and Cover credits]
      Batman
    18. 17. Mimsy Were the Borogoves
      Batman
    19. 18. [no title indexed]
      Wonder Woman
    20. 19. [Title page and Cover credits]
      Wonder Woman
    21. 20. A Piece of You Chapter One
      Wonder Woman
    22. 21. [no title indexed]
      Wonder Woman
    23. 22. [Title page and Cover credits]
      Wonder Woman
    24. 23. A Piece of You Chapter Two
      Wonder Woman
    25. 24. [no title indexed]
      Batman
    26. 25. [Title page and Cover credits]
      Batman
    27. 26. Skullduggery
      Batman
    28. 27. [Back Cover]
      Batman
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    • Patrick Lemaire
    • mike clark
    • Bob Hughes