Earth 2 #1 - The Gathering
([December] 2013)

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Volume
1
Price
14.99 USD; 17.99 CAD
Pages
?
On-sale Date
2013-10-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [peel]
ISBN
978-1-4012-4281-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401242817 51499
Editing
Pat McCallum (credited) (editor - original series); Sean Mackiewicz (credited) (assistant editor - original series); Kate Stewart (credited) (assistant editor - original series); Peter Hamboussi (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

Second printing available April 9, 2014 (per comiclist.com).
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Gathering (Table of Contents)

Earth 2 / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ivan Reis (credited, signed)
Inks
Ivan Reis (credited, signed)
Colors
Rod Reis (credited, signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman; Wonder Woman; Batman; Parademons
Reprints
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The Price of Victory (Table of Contents: 1)

Earth 2 / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Nicola Scott
Inks
Trevor Scott
Colors
Alex Sinclair
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman (death); Wonder Woman (death); Batman (death); Supergirl; Robin [Helena Wayne]; Steppenwolf; Parademons; Mercury; Jay Garrick; Joan Williams; Alan Scott
Synopsis
On a parallel world, Wonder Woman, Superman, Batman and even some of the gods are killed in a battle with the forces of Apokolips, but seeds are planted for a new generation of heroes.
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Age of Wonders (Table of Contents: 2)

Earth 2 / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Nicola Scott
Inks
Trevor Scott
Colors
Alex Sinclair; Pete Pantazis
Letters
Carlos M. Mangual

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jay Garrick [Flash]; Alan Scott; Terry Sloan; Mr. Terrific [Michael Holt]; Mercury; Sam Zhao
Synopsis
Michael Holt is transported to Earth 2, where he meets Terry Sloan, who knows all about him. A dying Mercury gives super-speed and a costume to Jay Garrick. Alan Scott and his partner Sam are on a train in Hong Kong when it explodes.
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Jade Knight (Table of Contents: 3)

Earth 2 / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Nicola Scott
Inks
Trevor Scott
Colors
Alex Sinclair; Pete Pantazis
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hawkgirl; Grundy
Synopsis
A mysterious green force bestows great power upon Alan Scott, and he declares his intention to fight evil and injustice. Flash meets Hawkgirl, who has already been training as a hero for several months. A new menace emerges in Washington DC.
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A Confluence of Wonders (Table of Contents: 4)

Earth 2 / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Nicola Scott; Eduardo Pansica
Inks
Trevor Scott; Sean Parsons
Colors
Alex Sinclair; Tony AviƱa
Letters
Travis Lanham

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hawkgirl; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Atom [Captain Al Pratt]; Grundy
Synopsis
The heroes converge on Washington DC to battle Grundy, but they are challenged by the Atom, a super-powered soldier of the World Army.
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Welcome to the Grey! (Table of Contents: 5)

Earth 2 / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Nicola Scott
Inks
Trevor Scott
Colors
Alex Sinclair
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Atom [Al Pratt]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hawkgirl [Kendra Saunders]; Commander Amir Kahn; Wesley Dodds; Sandmen; Terry Sloan; Grundy
Synopsis
As the battle against Grundy continues, Green Lantern attempts to infiltrate The Grey, but he is subdued by a vision of his dead lover.
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End Times (Table of Contents: 6)

Earth 2 / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Nicola Scott
Inks
Trevor Scott
Colors
Alex Sinclair
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hawkgirl [Kendra Saunders]; Atom [Al Pratt]; Grundy; Commander Amir Kahn; Terry Sloan
Synopsis
While Flash, Hawkgirl, and Atom battle Grundy, Green Lantern frees himself from the Grey, which allows him to return and transport Grundy to the moon, while stopping two nuclear missiles aimed at Washington. After they triumph, Hawkgirl and Flash want to form a team of heroes, but Green Lantern refuses.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Gathering
    Earth 2
  2. 1. The Price of Victory
    Earth 2
  3. 2. Age of Wonders
    Earth 2
  4. 3. Jade Knight
    Earth 2
  5. 4. A Confluence of Wonders
    Earth 2
  6. 5. Welcome to the Grey!
    Earth 2
  7. 6. End Times
    Earth 2
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