Ghosts Giant #1 [Mass Market Edition]
(2019)

DC, 2019 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
4.99 USD
Pages
100
On-sale Date
2019-09-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [circle and serifs]
Barcode
761941366258
Editing
Liz Erickson (assistant editor); Katie Kubert (editor); Marie Javins (group editor); Jeb Woodard (group editor - collected editions); Erika Rothberg (editor - collected edition)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interiors
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
One-shot

Issue Notes

This one-shot was available first as a Mass Market Edition, available through Walmart and other retailers, and was followed by a later Direct Market Edition through Diamond. The Direct Market Edition was available several weeks after the Mass Market Edition.

The Mass Market Edition features a reprint cover, the Direct Market Edition features new cover art.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rafael Albuquerque (credited, signed); various (insets)
Inks
Rafael Albuquerque (credited, signed); various (insets)
Colors
?; various (insets)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Justice League [Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Wonder Woman [Diana of Themyscira]]; Gentleman Ghost [Jim Craddock] (inset); The Spectre [Jim Corrigan] (inset); Black Lightning [Jefferson Pierce] (inset); John Constantine (inset); Deadman [Boston Brand] (inset); Zatanna (inset)
Reprints

Ghosts (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Shop of Nightmares (Table of Contents: 2)

The Spectre / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Jurgens (credited)
Pencils
Scot Eaton
Inks
Wayne Faucher (credited)
Colors
Hi-Fi (credited)
Letters
Travis Lanham (credited)

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
The Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Officer Harper; Adrianna Brackens (death); Ivan Drumaggio [also as Tristan Drumaggio]
Synopsis
Spectre investigates who is causing people to age beyond their years.

Indexer Notes

All new story.

Child of the Night (Table of Contents: 3)

Gentleman Ghost / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Keith Giffen (credited)
Pencils
Priscilla Petraites (credited)
Inks
Priscilla Petraites (credited)
Colors
John Rauch (credited)
Letters
Travis Lanham (credited)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Gentleman Ghost [Jim Craddock]; Zoe
Synopsis
Gentleman Ghosts helps a young woman who is being pursued by hoodlums.

Indexer Notes

All new story.

The Ghost Inside (Table of Contents: 4)

Hellblazer / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Layman
Pencils
Andy Clarke (credited)
Inks
Andy Clarke (credited)
Colors
David Baron (credited)
Letters
Travis Lanham (credited)

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
John Constantine
Synopsis
Constantine investigates a haunted house.

Indexer Notes

All new story.

Gorehound (Table of Contents: 5)

Batman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Dauberman (credited)
Pencils
Riccardo Federici (credited)
Inks
Riccardo Federici (credited)
Colors
Sunny Gho (credited)
Letters
Steve Wands (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Gorehound
Synopsis
Batman pursues Gorehound, a killer who stages murder scenes that emulate horror movies.
Reprints
Keywords
Arkham Asylum

Strange Visitor (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Magdalene Visaggio (credited as Mags Visaggio)
Pencils
Minkyu Jung (credited)
Inks
Minkyu Jung (credited)
Colors
Jordie Bellaire (credited)
Letters
Josh Reed (credited)

Feature Logo
Superman [rounded u bottom]
Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Xa-Du; General Zod (in Superman's dream); Brainiac (in Superman's dream)
Synopsis
Superman's dreams are haunted by a dark creature that threatens him and Lois.
Reprints
Keywords
Fortress of Solitude; Phantom Zone

A Night to Remember (Table of Contents: 7)

Deadman; Wonder Woman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Vinton Heuck (credited)
Pencils
Dean Zachary (credited)
Inks
Dean Zachary (credited)
Colors
Guy Major (credited)
Letters
Steve Wands (credited)

Feature Logo
Deadman; Wonder Woman [star in logo]
Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Cheetah [Barbara Minerva] (villain); Felix Faust (villain)
Reprints

Mercy Killing (Table of Contents: 8)

Black Lightning; Katana / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bryan Hill (credited)
Pencils
Dexter Soy (credited)
Inks
Dexter Soy (credited)
Colors
Veronica Gandini (credited)
Letters
Carlos M. Mangual (credited)

Feature Logo
Black Lightning; Katana
Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Black Lightning [Jefferson Pierce]; Katana [Tatsu Yamashiro]; Mariko; Kuchisake-Onna (the Demon Mother)
Synopsis
Black Lightning and Katana protect a young girl from a demon.
Reprints

Blackest Day (Table of Contents: 9)

Green Lantern / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Keith Giffen (credited) (plot); Brian Keene (credited)
Pencils
Scott Kolins (credited)
Inks
Scott Kolins (credited)
Colors
Romulo Fajardo Jr. (credited)
Letters
Josh Reed (credited)

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
John Constantine; Flash; Wonder Woman; Green Lantern; Martian Manhunter; Batman
Reprints

Haunted Hayride (Table of Contents: 10)

Zatanna / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
James Tynion IV (credited)
Pencils
Mark Buckingham (credited)
Inks
Andrew Pepoy (credited)
Colors
Jordie Bellaire (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Zatanna; Giovanni Zatara; Sammie; Judd; Noah
Synopsis
Zatanna turns the tables on a boy who plans to scare his sister on Halloween.
Reprints
Keywords
Halloween; Sheboygan; Wisconsin
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Ghosts
  3. 2. Shop of Nightmares
    The Spectre
  4. 3. Child of the Night
    Gentleman Ghost
  5. 4. The Ghost Inside
    Hellblazer
  6. 5. Gorehound
    Batman
  7. 6. Strange Visitor
    Superman
  8. 7. A Night to Remember
    Deadman; Wonder Woman
  9. 8. Mercy Killing
    Black Lightning; Katana
  10. 9. Blackest Day
    Green Lantern
  11. 10. Haunted Hayride
    Zatanna
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