Secret Origins #22 [newsstand]
(January 1988)

DC, 1986 Series
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Price:
1.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
07098931766601
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Greg Weisman
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#50 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Secret Origins (DC, 1986 series) #22 [Direct].

This is a tie in to Millennium, Week 2. It ties in all the characters who've been called Manhunter into the Millennium continuity. It outlines the origins of the cult right up until the Millennium story-line.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Manhunter / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walter Simonson
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Grandmaster; Manhunter [Mark Shaw]; Manhunter [Dan Richards]; Thor the Thunder Dog; Manhunter [Paul Kirk]

No Man Escapes The Manhunters (Table of Contents)

Manhunter / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Howard Simpson
Inks:
Bob Downs; Howard Simpson; Damon Willis
Colors:
Shelley Eiber
Letters:
Jean Simek
Job Number:
G-3297

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manhunters (blue androids); Rocket Red (cameo); Krona (flashback); Guardians of the Universe (flashback); Grandmaster; Christopher Columbus (cameo); General Cornwallis (cameo); George Washington (cameo); Napoleon Bonapart (cameo); Benito Mousellini (cameo); Adolph Hitler (cameo); Emperor Tojo (cameo); Green Lantern [Alan Scott] (cameo); Manhunter [Dan Richards]; Thor the Thunder Dog; Johnny Consentino; Manhunter [Paul Kirk]; Gloria; Police Inspector Donavan; The Buzzard [Hugo Van Beck]; Harlequin [Molly Maynne]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (cameo); Manhunter [Mark Shaw]; The Chopper; Bradford Shaw; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen] (cameo); Black Canary [Dinah Lance] (cameo); Superman; The Highmaster; Flash [Barry Allen] (cameo); Red Tornado (cameo); Hawkgirl (cameo); Aquaman (cameo); Hawkman (cameo); Elongated Man (cameo); Harbinger (cameo); Commissioner Gordon (cameo); Dr. Jace (cameo); Mr. Smith (cameo); Robert West (cameo); Chief Ferguson (cameo); Ms. Hunter (cameo); Lana Lang (cameo); Rocket Red #7 (cameo); Dirk Davis (cameo); Overthrow (cameo); Mary Frances Cassidy (cameo); Pan (cameo); Laurel Kent (cameo); Dr. Harry Hadley; Captain Atom; Harlequin [Marcie Cooper]
Synopsis:
The history of the Manhunters the origins of the various human Manhunters throughout DC history.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story told in 6 chapters.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Secret Origins / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2918

Indexer Notes

Includes letter from Donnie Newsome.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Manhunter
  2. 1. No Man Escapes The Manhunters
    Manhunter
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Secret Origins
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Gregory Fischer