([January] 2015)

DC, 2015 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
19.99 USD; 23.99 CAD
Pages:
596
On-sale date:
2015-01-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC [peel]
ISBN:
978-1-4012-5147-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9781401251475 51999
Editing:
Paul Santos (collection editor); Denny O'Neil (original editor); Karen Berger (original editor); Julius Schwartz (original editor)
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-671

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]
Reprints:

Out from the Ashes! (Table of Contents: 2)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-4771

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord] (Origin recap); Firefist [Lyle Byrnes]; Dombrowski (firefighter); Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett] (Flashback); Jarvis Kord (Flashback); Angela Revere; Jeremiah Duncan; Melody Case; Conrad Carapax; Murray Takamoto; Lt. Max Fisher; Detective Frank Holt; Doctor Alchemy [Albert Desmond] (unnamed, not in costume, cameo)
Synopsis:
Blue Beetle comes out of retirement and his first case is against the arsonist Firefirst. After Firefist escapes their first encounter he burns down a firehouse. In the battle between Beetle and Firefist, Beetle is trapped in the burning firehouse.
Reprints:

[In Final Conflagration with Firefist the Incendiary Man!] (Table of Contents: 3)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-4796

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Firefist [Lyle Byrnes]
Reprints:

This City's Not for Burning! (Table of Contents: 4)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-4788

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Firefist [Lyle Byrnes] (Origin); Frank (firefighter); Jeremiah Duncan; Melody Case; Conrad Carapax; Lt. Max Fisher; Murray Takamoto; Angela Revere; Dombrowski (firefighter); Doctor Alchemy [Albert Desmond] (unnamed, not in costume)
Synopsis:
Blue Beetle discovers the secret to Firefist's power and stops him, but not after he's burned down the Chicago Firefighter's Museum.
Reprints:

Blue Beetle Mixes It Up with the Malevolent Madmen! (Table of Contents: 5)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-4807

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Madmen
Reprints:

If This Be Madness...! (Table of Contents: 6)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce D. Patterson
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-4793

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Madmen; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Jeremiah Duncan; Fleeter; Angela Revere; Murray Takamoto; Curt Calhoun; Melody Case; Lt. Max Fisher; Doctor Alchemy [Albert Desmond]; Chronos [David Clinton] (Angela Revere's uncle, unnamed in this issue)
Synopsis:
The Madmen are hired to break into Kord Industries and steal a supply of Promethium.
Reprints:

The Elemental Madness of Doctor Alchemy! (Table of Contents: 7)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-4821

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Doctor Alchemy [Albert Desmond]
Reprints:

The Answer Is Alchemy! (Table of Contents: 8)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce D. Patterson
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-4821

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Alchemy [Albert Desmond]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Curt Calhoun; Angela Revere; Jeremiah Duncan; Melody Case; Madmen (Cameo); Lt. Max Fisher; Conrad Carapax; Murray Takamoto; Question [Vic Sage]
Synopsis:
Dr. Alchemy uses the stolen Promethium to try to give himself the powers of the Philosopher's Stone. The power becomes too much and Alchemy is turned into stone.
Reprints:

The Question Is Back--And the Answer Is Murder! (Table of Contents: 9)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; The Question [Vic Sage]
Reprints:

Ask the Right Question! (Table of Contents: 10)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2681

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; The Question [Vic Sage]; Lou Crocker; The Wild Ones [Brandon; Cisco; Twitch; Pony; Fringe; Slab] (street gang); Jerry (cop); Brent (cop); Vincent Perignon (gangster); Hugo (gangster); The Muse [Richard Perignon]; Rodent (informant for Vic Sage); Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett] (Flashback; Cameo; not in costume); Lt. Max Fisher; Detective Frank Holt; Police Captain Hernandez; Melody Case; Thomas Kord (Cameo, photo)
Synopsis:
Blue Beetle and the Question are both tracking down a street gang called The Wild Ones. When they realize they are both after the same gang they decide to team up.
Reprints:

Face-Off! (Table of Contents: 11)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; The Question [Vic Sage]; The Muse [Richard Perignon]; Murray Takamoto; Lt. Max Fisher; Angela Revere; Melody Case; Jeremiah Duncan; Vincent Perigon
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

There are other characters on the cover that are as yet unidentified.

Face-Off! (Table of Contents: 12)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2755

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; The Question [Vic Sage]; The Muse [Richard Perignon]; Vincent Perignon; Paris Cullins (Cameo; Cab driver); Len Wein (Cameo; Cab passenger); Murray Takamoto; Curt Calhoun; The Deltoids (street gang); Lt. Max Fisher; Conrad Carapax; Lou Crocker; Angela Revere; Melody Case; The Wild Ones (street gang); Hi-Brows (street gang); Kung King (street gang leader); Moonwalk (street gang leader)
Synopsis:
Blue Beetle and the Question both figure out the location of the meeting of all the street gangs. When they try to stop it they are captured by The Muse.
Reprints:

Gang War! (Table of Contents: 13)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Terry Austin (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Question [Vic Sage]
Reprints:

Gang War! (Table of Contents: 14)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Dell Barras
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2779

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Question [Vic Sage]; The Muse [Richard Perignon] (Death); Vincent Perignon; Lt. Max Fisher; Angela Revere; Chronos [David Clinton] (as Angela Revere's unnamed uncle]; Hugo (gangster); Luigi (gangster); Jerimiah Duncan; The Wild Ones [Brandon] (street gang)
Synopsis:
The Blue Beetle and the Question escape from The Muse. The street gangs of Chicago meet at Wrigley Field but the Mafia arrive to end them. Blue Beetle and the Question arrive in time to stop a bloodbath.
Reprints:

You've Seen Him All Your Life ...But You've Never Really Known Him ...Until Now! (Table of Contents: 15)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ed Buckley
Reprints:

Henchman! (Table of Contents: 16)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Dell Barras
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2783

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; The Calculator [Noah Cuttler]; Ed Buckley; Doris Buckley; Katie Buckley; Rudy; Curt Calhoun; Frankie; Andy; Melody Case
Synopsis:
Ed Buckley just got out of prison and is looking for a job so he can feed his family. When Kord Industries turns him down he returns to the only work he's ever known, being a henchman for a Super-Villain.
Reprints:

[Hero Go Home] (Table of Contents: 17)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; President Reagan (photo in newspaper)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Legends Chapter 11 also on the cover.

Timepiece! (Table of Contents: 18)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Dell Barras
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2839

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Chronos [David Clinton]; Angela Revere; Cassandra Sharp (amateur geologist); Melody Case; President Reagan; Gweneth Tate (TV news announcer); G. Gordon Godfrey; Murray Takamoto; Curt Calhoun; Lt. Max Fisher; Detective Frank Holt; Conrad Carapax
Synopsis:
G. Gordon Godfrey continues to spread his propaganda against Super Heroes. President Reagan signs an order outlawing all Super Heroes. Blue Beetle must decide if he will follow the new law, or break it when Angela Revere's uncle, the Super Villain Chronos, begins his new plans.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is Chapter 11 of the Legends storyline that ran thru most DC books at the time.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Chronos [David Clinton]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Legends Chapter 15 on cover.

Time on His Hands! (Table of Contents: 20)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Chuck Patton
Inks:
Dell Barras
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2903

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Chronos [David Clinton]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Angela Revere; Melody Case; Jeremiah Duncan; Fred (Policeman); Atom [Ray Palmer] (Cameo, photo in newspaper article); Amelinda Lopez (unnamed, purse snatcher, later becomes the Hybrid's Touch 'n Go)
Synopsis:
Blue Beetle tracks down Chronos and captures him even thought the public and police are against him due to the events in the Legends crossover event.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is Chapter 15 of the Legends storyline that ran thru most DC books at the time.

Havoc Is... The Hybrid! (Table of Contents: 21)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Hybrid [Gorgon [Andonis Bal]; Harpi [Angelika Bal]; Behemoth [Taro Raiden]; Pterodon [Israel Harel]; Touch 'n Go [Amelinda Lopez]]
Reprints:

Havoc Is...The Hybrid! (Table of Contents: 22)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Dell Barras
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2931

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Lt. Max Fisher; Angela Revere; Melody Case; Curt Calhoun; Murray Takamoto; Mento [Steven Dayton]; Ralph (lab technician); Hybrid [Gorgon [Andonis Bal]; Harpi [Angelika Bal]; Behemoth [Taro Raiden]; Pterodon [Israel Harel]; Scirocco [Cassandra Sharp]; Touch 'n Go [Amelinda Lopez]]; Teen Titans [Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Jericho [Joseph Wilson]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Cyborg [Vic Stone]; [Koriand'r]]
Synopsis:
Curt Calhoun is hurt in an industrial accident and covered in molten Promethium. While trying to transport him to the hospital the ambulance is stolen by The Hybrid at the command of Mento.
Reprints:

Against the Power of Hybrid! (Table of Contents: 23)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Teen Titans [Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Jericho [Joseph Wilson]; Starfire [Koriand'r]]; Hybrid [Pterodon [Israel Harel]; Touch 'n Go [Amelinda Lopez]; Scirocco [Cassandra Sharp]; Gorgon [Andonis Bal]; Harpi [Angelika Bal]; Behemoth [Taro Raiden]]
Reprints:

Man in the Middle (Table of Contents: 24)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein; Joey Cavalieri (script pp 7-22)
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Dell Barras
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2996

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Teen Titans [Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Jericho [Joseph Wilson]; Starfire [Koriand'r]]; Hybrid [Pterodon [Israel Harel]; Touch 'n Go [Amelinda Lopez]; Scirocco [Cassandra Sharp]; Gorgon [Andonis Bal]; Harpi [Angelika Bal]; Behemoth [Taro Raiden]]; Prometheus [Curt Calhoun]; Mento [Steve Dayton]; Ralph (Dayton's assistant/henchman); Lt. Max Fisher; Murray Takamoto; Melody Case; Garrison Slate (S.T.A.R. Labs); Conrad Carapax
Synopsis:
Blue Beetle and the Teen Titans stop the Hybrid, but not before Mento can take the damaged body of Curt Calhoun and transform him into the newest member of the Hybrid, Prometheus.
Reprints:

Prometheus Unbound! (Table of Contents: 25)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Prometheus [Curt Calhoun]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Teen Titans [Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Jericho [Joseph Wilson]; Starfire [Koriand'r]]
Reprints:

Prometheus Unbound! (Table of Contents: 26)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Dell Barras; Pablo Marcos
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3040

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Teen Titans [Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Jericho [Joseph Wilson]; Starfire [Koriand'r]]; Hybrid [Pterodon [Israel Harel]; Touch 'n Go [Amelinda Lopez]; Scirocco [Cassandra Sharp]; Gorgon [Andonis Bal]; Harpi [Angelika Bal]; Behemoth [Taro Raiden]; Prometheus [Curt Calhoun]]; Mento [Steve Dayton]; Captain Josiah Sledge; Lt. Max Fisher; Conrad Carapax; Ralph (Steve Dayton's lab assistant/henchman)
Synopsis:
Prometheus rescues the Hybrid from the Teen Titans and they return to Steve Dayton's headquarters. The Teen Titans follow and almost capture both Mento and the Hybrid before they escape again.

Lt. Max Fisher charters Captain Sledge's boat for a trip to Pago Island. Meanwhile, on Pago Island, Conrad activates the machinery that he believes will allow him to control a giant robot but instead this machinery kills his body and places his mind inside the giant robot.
Reprints:

Return to Pago Island! (Table of Contents: 27)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]
Reprints:

The Phantom of Pago Island! (Table of Contents: 28)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein; Jean-Marc Lofficier [as R. J. M. Lofficier] (plot assist); Randy Lofficier [as R. J. M. Lofficier] (plot assist)
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Dell Barras; Pablo Marcos
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3120

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Teen Titans [Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Changeling [Garfield Logan]; Jericho [Joseph Wilson] (flashback; cameo); Starfire [Koriand'r]]; Hybrid [Pterodon [Israel Harel]; Touch 'n Go [Amelinda Lopez]; Scirocco [Cassandra Sharp]; Gorgon [Andonis Bal]; Harpi [Angelika Bal]; Behemoth [Taro Raiden]; Prometheus [Curt Calhoun]] (flashback; cameo); Mento [Steve Dayton] (Flashback; cameo); Lt. Max Fisher; Captain Josiah Sledge; Sparks (radioman); Ben (crewman); Jose (crewman); Duke (crewman); Angie Revere; Melody Case; Dr. Klaus Cornelius; Cinq; Catalyst; Garrison Slate; Murray Takamoto; S.T.A.R. Labs; Detective Frank Holt; Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett] (flashback); Carapax [Conrad Carapax]
Synopsis:
Beetle is neglecting his duties to Kord Inc. but still manages to find the time to go to Pago Island, where his Dan Garrett (the previous Blue Beetle) met his demise helping Ted stop his Uncle Jarvis.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Origin recap as Blue Beetle returns to Pago Island, the scene of his origin.

For This He Had to Come to Pago Island?! (Table of Contents: 29)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Dell Barras
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Lt. Max Fisher; Carapax
Reprints:

In Combat with... Carapax! (Table of Contents: 30)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein; Jean-Marc Lofficier [as R. J. M. Lofficier] (plot assist); Randy Lofficier [as R. J. M. Lofficier] (plot assist)
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Dell Barras
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-1354

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Carapax [Conrad Carapax]; Lt. Max Fisher; Melody Case; Angela Revere; Randall Truman; Jeremiah Duncan; Catalyst; Garrison Slate; S.T.A.R. Labs; Murray Takamoto; Dr. Klaus Cornelius; Cinq; Overthrow [Arnold Daniel Beck]; Ms. Lester
Synopsis:
Blue Beetle and Lt. Fisher escape from Carapax and Pago Island. Jeremiah Duncan is captured by Catalyst.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Danny Bulanadi (signed)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Skid Row Slasher (hand only)
Reprints:

Anywhere I Hang My Head Is Home! (Table of Contents: 32)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Danny Bulanadi
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-2944

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Howard Bower; Skid Row Slasher; Lt. Max Fisher; Murray Takamoto; Essie Kravitz (death); Detective Frank Holt
Synopsis:
Beetle goes after the Skid Row Slasher, who has been murdering the homeless.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Dan Bulanadi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Overthrow [Arnold Daniel Beck]
Reprints:

The Way the Brawl Bounces! (Table of Contents: 34)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Dan Bulanadi
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3176

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Overthrow [Arnold Daniel Beck]; Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett] (origin recap); Melody Case; Randall Truman; Angela Revere; Lt. Max Fisher; Jeremiah Duncan; Cinq; Dr. Klaus Cornelius; Catalyst; Murray Takamoto; Garrison Slate; Theodora Twidgett (unnamed until issue #19)
Synopsis:
Dan Garrett is resurrected by the mystic scarab and told to track down the new Blue Beetle who has stolen his name. Overthrow attacks Kord Industries.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Special Thanks to RJM Lofficier" in the credits for this issue.

Beetle vs. Beetle! (Table of Contents: 35)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paris Cullins (signed)
Inks:
Steve Bove [as Bove] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]
Reprints:

...And Death Shall Have No Dominion! (Table of Contents: 36)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Paris Cullins
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3205

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett] (Death); Melody Case; Randy Truman; Garrison Slate; Dr. Klaus Cornelius; Cinq; Jeremiah Duncan; Catalyst; Lt. Max Fisher; Flannigan (cop)
Synopsis:
The final showdown between the original Blue Beetle and the new Blue Beetle. Dan Garrett finally overcomes the hold the mystic scarab has on him and, in battling the scarab, gives his life a second time to stop the scarab.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"With much thanks to R. J. M. Lofficier".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Mignola (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]
Reprints:

A Matter of Animus! (Table of Contents: 38)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Danny Bulanadi
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; S.T.A,R. Labs; Garrison Slate; Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett] (corpse); Murray Takamoto; Theodora Twidgett; Alfred W. "Alfy" Twidgett; Klaus Cornelius; Cinq; Catalyst; Jeremiah Duncan; Melody Case; Doctor Animus [Rose Beryl]; Fleur-de-Lis; Belphegor
Synopsis:
While trying to find out where a young S.T.A.R. ward comes from, Beetle runs across a former S.T.A.R. employee -- Doctor Animus.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"With thanks to RJM Lofficier" listed in the credit box.

No Help, No Escape -- --And Against Catalyst -- No Chance! (Table of Contents: 39)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chris Wozniak (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Catalyst
Reprints:

Iran Scam! (Table of Contents: 40)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Dan Bulanadi
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3358

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Overthrow [Arnold Daniel Beck]; Lt. Max Fisher (Flashback; Cameo); Salima Baranizar; Guardians of the Universe [Herupa Hando Hu (Cameo)]; Zamorans [Nadia Safir (Cameo)]; Bifrost (Swedish Secret Services) [Henning Anderssen; Heimdall]; Justice League International [Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Dr. Fate [Kent Nelson]; Captain Atom [Nathaniel Adam]; Booster Gold]; Catalyst; Alain Carraze (newscaster); Dr. Klaus Cornelius; Fleur-De-Lis [Noelle Avril]; Legionary (Cameo; Flashback); Belphegor; Jeremiah Duncan (Cameo); Doctor Mist [Nommo]
Synopsis:
Blue Beetle travels to Iran to try to rescue Salima Baranizar who has been chosen to be one of the New Guardians.
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Indexer Notes

Millennium cross-over week 2.

"With special thanks to RJM Lofficier" listed in the credit box.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chris Wozniak (signed)
Inks:
Chris Wozniak (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Overthrow [Arnold Daniel Beck]; Mister Miracle [Scott Free]
Reprints:

If This Works, It'll Be a Miracle! (Table of Contents: 42)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Dan Bulanadi
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3427

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Overthrow [Arnold Daniel Beck]; Mister Miracle [Scott Free]; Floronic Man [Jason Woodrue]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Kilowog; Melody Case; Randy Truman; Angela Revere; Grandmaster; Manhunters; Belphegor; Jeremiah Duncan; Doctor Mist [Nommo] (Cameo); Murray Takamoto; Theodora Twidgett; Alfred W. "Alfy" Twidgett; Godiva (cameo); New Teen Titans [Starfire [Koriand'r]] (Cameo); Andre Chavard; Jan Haasan; General Rip Carter; Dekan Drache; Dr. Klaus Cornelius; Chronos [David Clinton]
Synopsis:
Blue Beetle and Mister Miracle plan to use Kord Technologies Sunspore to tunnel to the center of the Earth to try to reach the mothership of the Manhunters. They are attacked before they can begin the process by Overthrow and the Manhunters.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Millennium cross-over, week 6.

"With special thanks to RJM Lofficier" in the credit box.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chris Wozniak (signed)
Inks:
Keith S. Wilson [as KSW] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Chronos [David Clinton]
Reprints:

A Question of Time! (Table of Contents: 44)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Ross Andru (pages 1-17); Gil Kane (pages 18-22)
Inks:
Dan Bulanadi
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3529

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Chronos [David Clinton]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Justice League International [Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Mister Miracle [Scott Free]; Captain Atom [Nathaniel Adam]; Green Lantern [Guy Gardner]; Booster Gold]; Dekan Drache; Dr. Klaus Cornelius
Synopsis:
While returning from a Justice League International meeting Blue Beetle is ambushed by Chronos and transported into the prehistoric past, along with the city of Chicago. Beetle manages to return the city of Chicago to the present, but Chronos is stuck in the past.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gary Leach (signed)
Inks:
Gary Leach (signed)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Madmen
Reprints:

Don't Get Mad, Get Even! (Table of Contents: 46)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Danny Bulanadi
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3608

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Madmen [Farley Fleeter; others]; Lt. Max Fisher; Melody Case; Carapax [Conrad Carapax]; Thomas Kord; Adkins (cop); Angela Revere
Synopsis:
The Madmen infuse Beetle with a toxin, making him see Madmen everywhere.
Reprints:

The Final Adventure (Table of Contents: 47)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chris Wozniak (signed)
Inks:
Chris Wozniak (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]
Reprints:

If, At First, You Don't Succeed...! (Table of Contents: 48)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Dan Bulanadi
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-3692

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Thomas Kord; Melody Case; Randall Truman; Emily Truman; Carapax [Conrad Carapax]; Lt. Max Fisher
Synopsis:
Ted loses the control over Kord Inc. to his father Thomas. Next, Carapax resurfaces and attacks.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

Blue Beetle / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ed Hannigan (layouts); Gil Kane (signed)
Inks:
Ricardo Villagran (signed)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-4791

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]
Reprints:

Echoes of Future Past! (Table of Contents: 50)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Gil Kane
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
S-4772

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett] (death); Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Luri Hoshid; Kha-Ef-Re; Jarvis Kord; Mr. Thunderbolt (cameo); Mentor the Magnificent (cameo); Praying Mantis-Man (cameo); Red Knight (cameo); Magno-Man (cameo); Mister Crabb (cameo)
Synopsis:
Archaeologist Dan Garrett enters the Egyptian tomb of Kha-Ef-Re and finds a sarcophagus with a blue scarab on it. When he touches it, the spirit of the pharaoh tells him he will have the power of the Blue Beetle when he says the words: Kaji Dha. Several years later, Garrett's former student, Ted Kord, asks for help in stopping his uncle Jarvis who is building an army of destructive robots. After Garrett apparently dies during the fight, Kord vows to carry on as the next Blue Beetle.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  3. 2. Out from the Ashes!
    Blue Beetle
  4. 3. [In Final Conflagration with Firefist the Incendiary Man!]
    Blue Beetle
  5. 4. This City's Not for Burning!
    Blue Beetle
  6. 5. Blue Beetle Mixes It Up with the Malevolent Madmen!
    Blue Beetle
  7. 6. If This Be Madness...!
    Blue Beetle
  8. 7. The Elemental Madness of Doctor Alchemy!
    Blue Beetle
  9. 8. The Answer Is Alchemy!
    Blue Beetle
  10. 9. The Question Is Back--And the Answer Is Murder!
    Blue Beetle
  11. 10. Ask the Right Question!
    Blue Beetle
  12. 11. Face-Off!
    Blue Beetle
  13. 12. Face-Off!
    Blue Beetle
  14. 13. Gang War!
    Blue Beetle
  15. 14. Gang War!
    Blue Beetle
  16. 15. You've Seen Him All Your Life ...But You've Never Really Known Him ...Until Now!
    Blue Beetle
  17. 16. Henchman!
    Blue Beetle
  18. 17. [Hero Go Home]
    Blue Beetle
  19. 18. Timepiece!
    Blue Beetle
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  21. 20. Time on His Hands!
    Blue Beetle
  22. 21. Havoc Is... The Hybrid!
    Blue Beetle
  23. 22. Havoc Is...The Hybrid!
    Blue Beetle
  24. 23. Against the Power of Hybrid!
    Blue Beetle
  25. 24. Man in the Middle
    Blue Beetle
  26. 25. Prometheus Unbound!
    Blue Beetle
  27. 26. Prometheus Unbound!
    Blue Beetle
  28. 27. Return to Pago Island!
    Blue Beetle
  29. 28. The Phantom of Pago Island!
    Blue Beetle
  30. 29. For This He Had to Come to Pago Island?!
    Blue Beetle
  31. 30. In Combat with... Carapax!
    Blue Beetle
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  33. 32. Anywhere I Hang My Head Is Home!
    Blue Beetle
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  35. 34. The Way the Brawl Bounces!
    Blue Beetle
  36. 35. Beetle vs. Beetle!
    Blue Beetle
  37. 36. ...And Death Shall Have No Dominion!
    Blue Beetle
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  39. 38. A Matter of Animus!
    Blue Beetle
  40. 39. No Help, No Escape -- --And Against Catalyst -- No Chance!
    Blue Beetle
  41. 40. Iran Scam!
    Blue Beetle
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  43. 42. If This Works, It'll Be a Miracle!
    Blue Beetle
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  45. 44. A Question of Time!
    Blue Beetle
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  47. 46. Don't Get Mad, Get Even!
    Blue Beetle
  48. 47. The Final Adventure
    Blue Beetle
  49. 48. If, At First, You Don't Succeed...!
    Blue Beetle
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  51. 50. Echoes of Future Past!
    Blue Beetle
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