(August 2011)

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Price:
2.99 USD
Pages:
48
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
2011-06-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Rated T Teen
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [swirl]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Brian Cunningham (Editor); Darren Shan (Assistant Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Tragic Origin of Comet Queen! (Table of Contents)

Legion Academy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Eduardo Pansica (signed)
Inks:
Eber Ferreira (signed)
Colors:
Hi-Fi (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Comet Queen

A Comet's Tale (Table of Contents)

Legion Academy / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Pencils:
Geraldo Borges
Inks:
Marlo Alquiza
Colors:
Hi-Fi
Letters:
John J. Hill

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Glorith; Comet Queen; Gravity Kid; Dragonwing; Chemical Kid; Variable Lad; Bouncing Boy; Night Girl; Duplicate Girl; Legion of Super-Heroes [Ultra Boy; Tellus; Timber Wolf; Lightning Lad; Saturn Girl; Cosmic Boy; Shadow Lass; Brainiac 5; Chemical King (portrait); Dawnstar (portrait); Wildfire (portrait)]; Stone Boy; Mandalla; Shadow Kid; Chief Gigi Cusimano; Saturn Queen
Synopsis:
Comet Queen explains to Glorith how she got her powers and why she had to return to Legion Academy for a second round of training.

Super 8 [35mm Special Issue] (Table of Contents)

Super 8 / advertisement / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
J. J. Abrams (story); David Baronoff (story); Peter Tomasi (script)
Pencils:
Tommy Lee Edwards (story); Alex Ross ("cover")
Inks:
Tommy Lee Edwards (story); Alex Ross ("cover")
Colors:
Tommy Lee Edwards (story); Alex Ross ("cover")
Letters:
John Workman
Editing:
Kristy Quinn (Associate Editor); Ben Abernathy (Group Editor); Larry Berry (Senior Art Director)

Genre:
historical; science fiction
Characters:
Nelec
Synopsis:
The earliest space launches encounter an otherworldly craft and the U.S. decides to retrieve it.

Indexer Notes

12-page insert, including a "cover" and 8-page story, promoting the film Super 8. Full-size and bound at the center of the comic (in the middle of the main story).

Title from "cover"; alternate title from indicia on second page of the insert.

Credits include "special thanks" to John Paul Leon.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Adventure Comics / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? (responses)
Pencils:
Scott Clark (header); Francis Portela (cover preview, signed)
Inks:
David Beaty (header); Francis Portela (cover preview, signed)
Colors:
? (header); Javier Mena (cover preview, signed)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Lightning Lass; Phantom Girl; Saturn Girl; Black Witch; Duplicate Girl; Kid Psycho (statue); Invisible Kid [Lyle Norg] (statue); Ferro Lad (statue); Chemical King (statue); Proty (statue)

Indexer Notes

The header is composed of figures from the cover of #522. Includes a preview of the cover of #528. Also includes "In the Spotlight" column plugging three graphic novels collecting stories featuring Static.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Tragic Origin of Comet Queen!
    Legion Academy
  2. 1. A Comet's Tale
    Legion Academy
  3. 2. Super 8 [35mm Special Issue]
    Super 8
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Adventure Comics
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