The Flash #2 [Karl Kerschl Cover]
(Early September 2016)

DC, 2016 Series
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Price
2.99 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
On-sale date
2016-07-13
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Rated T Teen
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [circle and serifs]
Barcode
761941341842 00211
Editing
Brian Cunningham; Amedeo Turturra (assistant)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Karl Kerschl (signed)
Inks
Karl Kerschl (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Barry Allen]; August Heart
Reprints

Lightning Strikes Twice, Part Two: Thunderstuck! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Flash / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Joshua Williamson
Pencils
Carmine Di Giandomenico
Inks
Carmine Di Giandomenico
Colors
Ivan Plascencia
Letters
Steve Wands

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flash [Barry Allen]; Detective August Heart; unnamed police officers; Wally West (second Wally West); Iris West; unnamed S.T.A.R. Labs guards; unnamed dog walker; James Forrest; Kristen Kramer; unnamed citizens; the Black Hole; Dr. Joseph Carver; Avery Ho (lightning victim, becomes speedster, not identified by name until issue #3); unnamed lightning victims (become speedsters)
Synopsis
Having been struck by lightning, August Heart has gained the powers of the Speed Force. Barry begins to train August how to use his new powers. Iris investigates why the Black Hole was trying to steal from S.T.A.R. Labs, which leads to her being kidnapped by the Black Hole. When the Flash tries to rescue her and is struck down by a new weapon, August puts on a costume to come to the rescue. In the aftermath, a new lightning storm hits Central City, with lighting striking many citizens giving them all super speed.
Reprints
Keywords
S.T.A.R. Labs

Indexer Notes

The second Wally West, who was already developing super speed powers, is one of the people who gets hit by lightning, which gives his powers a boost.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Flash
  2. 1. Lightning Strikes Twice, Part Two: Thunderstuck!
    The Flash
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