(May 2010)

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Price:
3.99 USD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2010-03-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
76194120001988711
Editing:
Matt Idelson; Wil Moss (assistant editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is Red Shield Continuity #32, and went on sale on time. "Printed by World Color Press, Inc, Montreal, QC, Canada. 03/03/10." It also features "Last Stand of New Krypton" promotion on the cover.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Nightwing and Flamebird / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kalman Andrasofszky
Inks:
Kalman Andrasofszky
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Nightwing [Chris Kent]; Flamebird [Thara Ak-Var]; Rao; Captain Atom (headshot)
Keywords:
heat vision

Truth to Power (Table of Contents)

Nightwing and Flamebird / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Rucka; Eric Trautmann
Pencils:
Pere Pérez
Inks:
Pere Pérez
Colors:
Javier Mena
Letters:
Rob Leigh

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Nightwing [Chris Kent]; Flamebird [Thara Ak-Var]; Lois Lane; Jax-Ur; Rao; Vohc; John Raymond [The Web] (cameo); Sgt. Cayce (cameo)
Synopsis:
As Lois makes her way to the scene, Jax-Ur/Vohc awakens his Rao construct, setting it loose on Iraq. Nightwing and Flamebird fight it and Jax-Ur. Just after Lois arrives, Vohc traps Nightwing in the Void of Shadows again. Flamebird wants to give up, but Lois has other plans.

Indexer Notes

Story continued from last issue and continues in the next issue.

"Thanks to Matthew Sturges"

Chapter Nine (Table of Contents)

Captain Atom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
James Robinson
Pencils:
Carlos Alberto Fernandez Urbano [as Cafu]
Inks:
Carlos Alberto Fernandez Urbano [as Cafu]
Colors:
Santiago Arcas
Letters:
Rob Leigh

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Atom [Nathaniel Adam]; Danel; Aggaro [Mordru]; Mirabai; Zachary Zatara; Warlord [Travis Morgan] (cameo)
Synopsis:
Captain Atom travels through Skartaris to arrive at Sorcerer's World, where several months have passed. He finds his friends ready to attack Mirabai's castle; but she has an army of her own ready for them.
Keywords:
Skartaris; Sorcerer's World

Indexer Notes

Story continued from the previous issue and continues in the next issue.

Special Sneak Preview - Case One: The Dastardly Death of the Rogues (Table of Contents)

The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Geoff Johns
Pencils:
Francis Manapul
Inks:
Francis Manapul
Colors:
Brian Buccellato
Letters:
Nick J. Napolitano

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris Allen; Trickster [Axel Walker]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Previews the upcoming series on sale in April.

Geoff Johns! David Finch! Brightest Day! [March 10, 2010] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ian Sattler
Pencils:
David Finch
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
Peter Steigerwald
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ian discusses Brightest Day, and previews the cover of the second issue. Appears on page 42 in this issue.

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

House ads for: DCKids.com and DCBeyond.com, Rise and Fall (Justice League Rise and Fall Special, The Rise of Arsenal, Green Arrow #31-32), and Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Appear in various places in this issue.

[Ads] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 3 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Total of 3 one-page ads for: WonderCon (comic convention, San Diego ComicCon International), Emerald City Comicon (comic convention, emeraldcitycomicon.com), and Glory of Heracles (video game, Nintendo). Appear in various places in this issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Nightwing and Flamebird
  2. 1. Truth to Power
    Nightwing and Flamebird
  3. 2. Chapter Nine
    Captain Atom
  4. 3. Special Sneak Preview - Case One: The Dastardly Death of the Rogues
    The Flash
  5. 4. Geoff Johns! David Finch! Brightest Day! [March 10, 2010]
    DC Nation
  6. 5. [House Advertisements]
  7. 6. [Ads]
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