Earth 2 #2 - The Tower of Fate
([June] 2014)

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Volume
2
Price
16.99 USD; 19.99 CAD
Pages
180
On-sale Date
2014-04-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [peel]
ISBN
978-1-4012-4614-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401246143 51699

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Tower of Fate (Table of Contents)

Earth 2 / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nicola Scott (signed)
Inks
Trevor Scott (signed)
Colors
Alex Sinclair (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Hawkgirl [Kendra Saunders]; Khalid Ben-Hassin
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A Hero's Tale (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Tomas Giorello
Inks
Tomas Giorello
Colors
Nathan Eyring
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. 8 [Terry Sloan]; Superman; Wonder Woman; Batman; Robin [Helena Wayne]; Supergirl [Kara]
Synopsis
During a great battle between the heroes of Earth 2 and the parademons of Apokolips, Terry Sloan forces a terrible sacrifice on the world to prove that the planet will never surrender.
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Heaven Sent (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Yildiray Cinar
Inks
Trevor Scott
Colors
Alex Sinclair; Dave McCaig; Allen Passalaqua; Lee Loughridge
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hawkgirl [Kendra Munoz-Saunders]; Commander Amar Khan; Terry Sloan; Wesley Dodds; Sandmen; Mr. Terrific [Michael Holt]; Red Tornado
Synopsis
Hawkgirl tries again to convince Green Lantern to join a team of heroes but he still refuses. Commander Khan does not want to be allied with Terry Sloan but he is given no choice, so he enlists the help of Wesley Dodds and the Sandmen to uncover Sloan's secrets. They find Mr. Terrific, who has been brainwshed by Sloan.
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Lazy Sunday (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Yildiray Cinar
Inks
Ryan Winn; Ruy Jose
Colors
Alex Sinclair
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Steppenwolf; King Marov of Dherain; Fury
Synopsis
Steppenwolf of Apokolips and his ally Fury, the daughter of Wonder Woman, kill King Marov who had previously given Steppenwolf political asylum.
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The Tower of Fate: Prologue - The Man Who Was Scared (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Nicola Scott
Inks
Trevor Scott
Colors
Alex Sinclair (pp. 1-11, 18-20); Pete Pantazis (pp. 12-17)
Letters
Carlos M. Mangual

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hawkgirl [Kendra Saunders]; Khalid Ben-Hassin; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Atom [Captain Al Pratt]; Wesley Dodds; Major Sonia Sato; Wotan; Mrs. Garrick
Synopsis
Hawkgirl sends Khalid Ben-Hassin, a reluctant sorcerer, to help the Flash, who is about to be arrested by the World Army.
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The Tower of Fate: Part 1 (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
Khalid ben-Hassin; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hawkgirl [Kendra Saumders]; Karel Wotan; the Great Beast; Mrs. Garrick; Mr. Zhao
Synopsis
Flash and Khalid must enter the Tower of Fate on a mission for Wotan, who holds Flash's mother captive. Green Lantern seeks out Hawkgirl's help to find out who ordered the train explosion that killed his partner Sam.
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The Tower of Fate Part 2: The Man Who Was Brave (Table of Contents: 6)

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
The Flash [Jay Garrick]; Doctor Fate [Khalid Ben-Hassin]; Karel Wotan; the Great Beast; Steppenwolf; Fury; Mr. Miracle; Big Barda; Mrs. Garrick; Nabu (flashback)
Synopsis
Within the Tower of Fate, the Flash battles the Great Beast to give Khalid time to find the Helmet of Nabu and become Doctor Fate. Meanwhile, Steppenwolf sends Fury to find the son of Highfather, who is hiding somewhere on Earth 2.
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The Tower of Fate Part 3: The Man Who Was Fate (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Nicola Scott
Inks
Trevor Scott
Colors
Barbara Ciardo; Pete Pantazis
Letters
Dezi Sienty

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doctor Fate [Khalid Ben-Hassin]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Hawkgirl [Kendra Sounders]; Karel Wotan; Mrs. Garrick; Lee Travis
Synopsis
Doctor Fate and the Flash engage Wotan in battle. In China, Green Lantern learns of the fight and leaves Hawkgirl behind to join Fate and the Flash. After they defeat Wotan, Green Lantern has changed his mind about forming a team of heroes, but as they begin to discuss the idea, the next menace appears.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Tower of Fate
    Earth 2
  2. 1. A Hero's Tale
    Earth 2
  3. 2. Heaven Sent
    Earth 2
  4. 3. Lazy Sunday
    Earth 2
  5. 4. The Tower of Fate: Prologue - The Man Who Was Scared
    Earth 2
  6. 5. The Tower of Fate: Part 1
    Earth 2
  7. 6. The Tower of Fate Part 2: The Man Who Was Brave
    Earth 2
  8. 7. The Tower of Fate Part 3: The Man Who Was Fate
    Earth 2
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