Marvel Premiere Classic #19 - Daredevil: Born Again [Direct]
(2009)

Marvel, 2006 Series
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Price
24.99 USD
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-0-7851-3655-2 Search at WorldCat
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Binding
Hardcover
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Daredevil: Born Again (Marvel, 2009 series) [premiere edition].

1229 copies printed


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
David Mazzucchelli
Colors
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Kingpin; Daredevil
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Warriors (Table of Contents: 1)

Daredevil / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil; Frank Miller
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
Dennis Janke
Colors
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock] (origin; details); Gladiator [Melvin Potter]; Foggy Nelson; Becky Blake; Glorianna O'Breen; Betsy Beatty; Stick (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Someone has captured Betsy Beatty and is trying to force the Gladiator back into a life of crime.
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Apocalypse (Table of Contents: 2)

Daredevil / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
David Mazzucchelli
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Karen Page; Foggy Nelson; Glorianna O'Breen; Ben Urich; Robbie Robertson; Kingpin (villain)
Synopsis
Karen Page sells Daredevil's secret identity for a drug fix. Kingpin buys the name and proceeds to wreck Matt Murdock's life.
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Indexer Notes

Part 1 of "Born Again" storyline

Purgatory (Table of Contents: 3)

Daredevil / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
David Mazzucchelli
Colors
Richmond Lewis [as Mazzucchelli]
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Karen Page; Foggy Nelson; Glorianna O'Breen; hotel manager; Daily Bugle [J. Jonah Jameson; Ben Urich]; cabbie (dead, mentioned); Kingpin [Wilson Fisk]; secretary; Kingpin's agent
Synopsis
Matt's life continues to unravel. Matt confronts the Kingpin directly and is beaten senseless. The Kingpin has a cab driver killed with Matt's billy club and has the cab and Matt dumped into the river. The Kingpin discovers that the police can't find a body and Matt emerges from the river.
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Keywords
Billy-Club

Indexer Notes

This is part 2 of the "Born Again" storyline.

Pariah! (Table of Contents: 4)

Daredevil / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
David Mazzucchelli
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock] (origin; details); Sister Maggie Murdock (first appearance, Daredevil's mother, a nun); Karen Page; Foggy Nelson; Glorianna O'Breen; Ben Urich; Kingpin (villain); Turk (villain); Grotto (villain)
Synopsis
Opening recaps Daredevil's origin from the point of view of the young Matt. Turk dressed as Santa knifes Matt in the gut and the wounded Matt is tended by Sister Maggie. Ben is warned off of investigating a story about Murdock and the Kingpin.
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Indexer Notes

Takes place Dec. 25th; Part 3 of "Born Again" storyline

Born Again (Table of Contents: 5)

Daredevil / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
David Mazzucchelli
Colors
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Sister Maggie Murdock; Karen Page; Foggy Nelson; Glorianna O'Breen; Ben Urich; J. Jonah Jameson; Robbie Robertson; Kingpin (villain); Turk (cameo); Melvin Potter [Gladiator] (cameo)
Synopsis
Daredevil is nursed back to health by Sister Maggie. Karen makes it to New York looking for Matt and Ben tries to come to grips with his story on Murdock and Kingpin. Kingpin commissions a Daredevil costume from Melvin Potter. Matt finds out that Sister Maggie is his mother.
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Indexer Notes

Part 4 of "Born Again" storyline

Saved (Table of Contents: 6)

Daredevil / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
David Mazzucchelli
Colors
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; GUESTS: Karen Page; Foggy Nelson; Ben Urich; Melvin Potter [Gladiator]; VILLAINS: Kingpin; Fake Daredevil
Synopsis
Ben begins his expose on the Kingpin and his wife is almost killed for his efforts. Matt fights the Kingpin's goon in a Daredevil costume and takes the costume after the battle. Matt and Karen are re-united.
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Indexer Notes

Part 5 of "Born Again" storyline

God and Country (Table of Contents: 7)

Daredevil / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
David Mazzucchelli
Colors
Max Scheele
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Karen Page; Foggy Nelson; Glorianna O'Breen; Ben Urich; Kingpin (villain); Nuke [Sgt. Simpson] (villain, first appearance)
Synopsis
Matt helps Karen kick her drug habit. Kingpin hires a deranged Super Soldier to go after Daredevil.
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Indexer Notes

Part 6 of "Born Again" storyline

Armageddon (Table of Contents: 8)

Daredevil / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller
Pencils
David Mazzucchelli
Inks
David Mazzucchelli
Colors
Christie Scheele [as Max Scheele]
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Sister Maggie Murdock; Karen Page; Foggy Nelson; Glorianna O'Breen; Ben Urich; Kingpin; Nuke (death)
Synopsis
Captain America intervenes in Daredevil's battle with Nuke and finds out that the government has still been using the Super Soldier Program. Cap and Daredevil link Kingpin with the Nuke fiasco and ruin his reputation.
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Indexer Notes

Part 7 (conclusion) of "Born Again" storyline.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Daredevil
  2. 1. Warriors
    Daredevil
  3. 2. Apocalypse
    Daredevil
  4. 3. Purgatory
    Daredevil
  5. 4. Pariah!
    Daredevil
  6. 5. Born Again
    Daredevil
  7. 6. Saved
    Daredevil
  8. 7. God and Country
    Daredevil
  9. 8. Armageddon
    Daredevil
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