Arrow #1
([November] 2013)

DC, 2013 Series
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Volume
1
Price
16.99 USD; 19.99 CAD
Pages
212
On-sale Date
2013-09-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [peel]
ISBN
978-1-4012-4299-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401242992 51699
Editing
Alex Antone; Ben Abernathy; Robin Wildman

Issue Notes

Third printing available March 11, 2015 (per comiclist.com).
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Oliver Queen (photo of Stephen Amell)
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Prologue: Test Drive (Table of Contents: 4)

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Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Greg Berlanti (script); Geoff Johns (script)
Pencils
Omar Francia
Inks
Omar Francia
Colors
Rex Lokus
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Detective Hilton; Officer Groves; Mr. Patel (villain)
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Keywords
Starling City

Chapter 1: Time's Arrow (Table of Contents: 5)

Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Guggenheim; Andrew Kreisberg
Pencils
Mike Grell
Inks
Mike Grell
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen; Moira Queen (flashback); Thea Queen (flashback); Walter Steele (flashback); Laurel Lance (flashback); Tommy Merlyn (flashback); John Diggle (flashback)
Synopsis
"At his father's grave, Oliver recounts the events following his return from his five-year absence."
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Chapter 2: Prey (Table of Contents: 6)

Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ben Sokolowski
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Sergio Sandoval
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Pol Gas
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David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen; Scott Morgan; Malcolm Merlyn; Moira Queen
Synopsis
"Oliver pursues Scott Morgan, a crooked businessman who is later shot by Merlyn."
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Chapter 3: Fear (Table of Contents: 7)

Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Beth Schwartz
Pencils
Jorge Jimenez
Inks
Jorge Jimenez
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen; China White [Na Wei]
Synopsis
"Following a fight with Oliver, Triad assassin China White reflects on her past."
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Chapter 4: Diggle (Table of Contents: 8)

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Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Lana Cho (script)
Pencils
Eric Nguyen
Inks
Eric Nguyen
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sgt. Major John Diggle
Synopsis
Diggle and his men are attacked by Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.
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Chapter 5: Fathoms (Table of Contents: 9)

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Script
Wendy Mericle
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Sergio Sandoval
Inks
Pol Gas
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Moira Queen; Robert Queen (flashback)
Synopsis
Moira wants to know who is behind the disappearance of her husband and son aboard the Queen's Gambit.
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Chapter 6: Moscow (Table of Contents: 10)

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Script
Ben Sokolowski; Lana Cho
Pencils
Mike Grell
Inks
Mike Grell
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen; John Diggle; Justin Whicker; Irina Pouchkova
Synopsis
"Oliver and Diggle travel to Moscow, hunting another man on Robert Queen's list who is running a sex-slave operation."
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Chapter 7: Boys Night (Table of Contents: 11)

Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Beth Schwartz; Marc Guggenheim (plot); Andrew Kreisberg (plot)
Pencils
Jorge Jimenez
Inks
Jorge Jimenez
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen; John Diggle; Tommy Merlyn; James Ryan
Synopsis
Oliver sneaks away from Tommy to catch the jewel thieves who framed him for their theft.
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Chapter 8: [rec] (Table of Contents: 12)

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Script
Wendy Mericle; Mary Iacono; Marc Guggenheim (plot); Andrew Kreisberg (plot)
Pencils
Sergio Sandoval
Inks
Pol Gas
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen
Synopsis
Three young men go searching for the vigilante with their video camera.
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Chapter 9: Falling (Table of Contents: 13)

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Script
Beth Schwartz; Katherine Walczak; Marc Guggenheim (plot); Andrew Kreisberg (plot)
Pencils
Mico Suayan
Inks
Mico Suayan
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Helena Bertinelli; Frank Bertinelli (flashback); Michael (flashback); Tony D'Urso (flashback); Oliver Queen (cameo)
Synopsis
Helena dreams about the murder of her fiancee when he began gathering evidence against her father.
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Chapter 10: Caged (Table of Contents: 14)

Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Ben Sokolowski (script); Moira Kurland (script)
Pencils
Eric Nguyen
Inks
Eric Nguyen
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen; John Diggle; Monty Cora [Deathride]
Synopsis
"Oliver battles a killer in the underground Tournament of Skulls, even though Diggle has already paid off the fighter's manager."
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Chapter 11: Huntress Year One (Table of Contents: 15)

Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Marc Guggenheim
Pencils
Mike Grell
Inks
Mike Grell
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Helena Bertinelli [Huntress]; Oliver Queen (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
"Helena wants revenge for the murder of her fiancee, but she rejects Oliver's way and trains with Sicilian assassins."
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Chapter 12: Limbo (Table of Contents: 16)

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Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Emilio Aldrich (script)
Pencils
Julian Totino Tedesco
Inks
Julian Totino Tedesco
Colors
Julian Totino Tedesco
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen; Robert Queen (flashback); Sara Lance (flashback)
Synopsis
Oliver is haunted by memories of his past as he fights a ring of drug smugglers aboard a yacht.
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Chapter 13: Shanghai (Table of Contents: 17)

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Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Tiffany Williams (script)
Pencils
Sergio Sandoval
Inks
Pol Gas
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

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Chapter 14: Call to the Bar (Table of Contents: 18)

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Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Mary Iacono (script)
Pencils
Xermanico
Inks
Xermanico
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

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Chapter 15: 6:15 to Starling City (Table of Contents: 19)

Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Katherine Walczak (script)
Pencils
Omar Francia
Inks
Omar Francia
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

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Chapter 16: Sins of the Father (Table of Contents: 20)

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Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Emilio Aldrich (script)
Pencils
Mike Grell
Inks
Mike Grell
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen
Synopsis
"When Oliver tries to help a teen boy who claims to have been forced into the drug trade, he is lured into a trap."
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Chapter 17: Two Minute Warning (Table of Contents: 21)

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Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Jake Coburn (script)
Pencils
Alejandro Germanico Gonzalez [as Xermanico]
Inks
Alejandro Germanico Gonzalez [as Xermanico]
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Oliver Queen; John Diggle; Tommy Merlin; Kyle Martin
Synopsis
An ex-quarterback has joined a group of terrorists planning to bomb a football game at the Starling City Power Dome where Oliver and Tommy are spectators.
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Chapter 18: Keep 'Em Coming (Table of Contents: 22)

Arrow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Marc Guggenheim (story); Andrew Kreisberg (story); Mary Iacono (script); Tiffany Williams (script)
Pencils
Sergio Sandoval
Inks
Pol Gas
Colors
David Lopez; Santi Casas
Letters
Wes Abbott

Genre
superhero
Characters
Detective Quentin Lance; Laurel Lance; Night-Stalker
Synopsis
"Detective Lance breaks a cold case and finds the long-sought Night-Stalker, but he misses an important event with Laurel."
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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Mike Grell (signed)
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Mike Grell (signed)
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Randy Mayor [as rm] (signed)
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typeset

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

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Mike Grell
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Mike Grell
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Randy Mayor
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

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Mike Grell
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Mike Grell
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Randy Mayor
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

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Phil Hester (signed)
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Eric Gapstur (signed)
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Randy Mayor
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typeset

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

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Jason Shawn Alexander
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Jason Shawn Alexander
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Lee Loughridge
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typeset

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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Mitchell Breitweiser [as Breitweiser](signed)
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Mitchell Breitweiser [as Breitweiser](signed)
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Elizabeth Breitweiser [as Breitweiser](signed)
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typeset

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Green Arrow
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

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

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Dan Panosian (signed)
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Dan Panosian (signed)
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Randy Mayor
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typeset

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

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Mike Grell
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Indexer Notes

Alternative cover pencils for Arrow Special Edition #1 (DC, 2012 Series).

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Sergio Sandoval
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Sergio Sandoval
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Omar Francia
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Omar Francia
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Jorge Jimenez
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Jorge Jimenez
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Andy Poon; Maya Mani (costume designer)
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Andy Poon; Maya Mani (costume designer)
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Andy Poon; Maya Mani (costume designer)
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Mitchell Breitweiser [as Breitweiser](signed)
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Mitchell Breitweiser [as Breitweiser](signed)
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Elizabeth Breitweiser [as Breitweiser](signed)
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typeset

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Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Arrow
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Arrow
  5. 4. Prologue: Test Drive
    Arrow
  6. 5. Chapter 1: Time's Arrow
    Arrow
  7. 6. Chapter 2: Prey
    Arrow
  8. 7. Chapter 3: Fear
    Arrow
  9. 8. Chapter 4: Diggle
    Arrow
  10. 9. Chapter 5: Fathoms
    Arrow
  11. 10. Chapter 6: Moscow
    Arrow
  12. 11. Chapter 7: Boys Night
    Arrow
  13. 12. Chapter 8: [rec]
    Arrow
  14. 13. Chapter 9: Falling
    Arrow
  15. 14. Chapter 10: Caged
    Arrow
  16. 15. Chapter 11: Huntress Year One
    Arrow
  17. 16. Chapter 12: Limbo
    Arrow
  18. 17. Chapter 13: Shanghai
    Arrow
  19. 18. Chapter 14: Call to the Bar
    Arrow
  20. 19. Chapter 15: 6:15 to Starling City
    Arrow
  21. 20. Chapter 16: Sins of the Father
    Arrow
  22. 21. Chapter 17: Two Minute Warning
    Arrow
  23. 22. Chapter 18: Keep 'Em Coming
    Arrow
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
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  25. 24. [no title indexed]
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  26. 25. [no title indexed]
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  27. 26. [no title indexed]
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