Aquaman Giant #2 [Mass Market Edition]
(2019)

DC, 2019 Series
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Price
4.99 USD
Pages
100
On-sale Date
2019-12-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [circle and serifs]
Barcode
761941366272
Editing
Michael McCalister (editor); Jeb Woodard (group editor - collected editions); Scott Nybakken (editor - collected edition)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interiors
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Justice League Joins the Battle! (Table of Contents)

Aquaman; Justice League / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ivan Reis (credited, signed)
Inks
Joe Prado (credited, signed)
Colors
Rod Reis (credited, signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League [Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Superman [Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Wonder Woman [Diana of Themyscira]]; Shazam [Billy Batson]; Mera (inset); Teen Titans [Aqualad [Jackson Hyde]; Kid Flash [Wallace West] (second Wally West); Raven [Rachel Roth]; Starfire [Koriand'r]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Beast Boy [Garfield Logan]] (inset); King Shark (inset); Ocean Master [Orm Marius] (inset); Black Manta (inset)
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Indexer Notes

Main cover image is from the cover of Justice League (DC, 2011 series) #15, inset images by various artists taken from stories in this issue.

Sea Devils (Table of Contents: 1)

Aquaman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Grey (credited)
Pencils
Aaron Lopresti (credited)
Inks
Matthew Ryan [as Matt Ryan] (credited)
Colors
Hi-Fi (credited)
Letters
Wes Abbott (credited)
Editing
Michael McCalister (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Sea Devils [Dane Dorrance; Judy Walton; Nicky Walton]; Pavel; unnamed Russian captain
Synopsis
Aquaman and the Sea Devils stop a Russian ship that is dumping toxic waste into the ocean that is causing local sea life to mutate.
Keywords
Black Sea

Worth (Table of Contents: 2)

Aqualad / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wielgosz (credited)
Pencils
José Luis (credited)
Inks
Adriano Di Benedetto (credited)
Colors
Rex Lokus (credited)
Letters
Wes Abbott (credited)
Editing
Michael McCalister (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Aqualad [Jackson Hyde]; Electrocutioner; Black Manta [David Hyde]; Evan; Kenny (Jackson's former boyfriend, flashback); Lucia Hyde (Jackson's mother, flashback)
Synopsis
The Electrocutioner comes after Aqualad to settle a score with Jackson's father Black Manta.

Indexer Notes

Jackson Hyde's mother and his boyfriend Kenny were previously seen in Teen Titans (DC, 2016 series) #6.

Throne of Atlantis Chapter One (Table of Contents: 3)

Justice League / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Geoff Johns
Pencils
Ivan Reis
Inks
Joe Prado
Colors
Rod Reis
Letters
Dave Sharpe

Genre
superhero
Characters
Justice League [Superman [Clark Kent]; Wonder Woman [Diana of Themyscira]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]]; Dr. Silas Stone; Scarecrow's men; Trench creature (flashback); Mera; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Vulko; Ocean Master [Orm Marius]; Atlanteans
Synopsis
During a US Navy ship missile test, the missiles suddenly change course and fire deep into ocean and strike Atlantis. When Boston and Metropolis are suddenly flooded by massive tidal waves, Aquaman recognizes this is the beginning of an Atlantean attack.
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The King and the Queen (Table of Contents: 4)

Mera / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Abnett
Pencils
Lan Medina
Inks
Norm Rapmund
Colors
Veronica Gandini
Letters
Simon Bowland

Genre
superhero
Characters
Tommy Shaw; Erin Shaw; Mera; Aquaman [Arthur Curry] (in Mera's dream); Tula; Ocean Master [Orm Marius]; Justice League [Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana of Themyscira]; Superman [Clark Kent]] (flashback)
Synopsis
Upon hearing of the turmoil in Atlantis, Ocean Master visits Mera to let her know of his intent to return to Atlantis and reclaim the crown. When Mera informs Orm that she is now the queen, a confrontation ensues.
Reprints
Keywords
Amnesty Bay; Xebel

The Rise of Aqualad Part 2 (Table of Contents: 5)

Teen Titans / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Benjamin Percy
Pencils
Khoi Pham; Phil Hester (breakdowns pages 8-20)
Inks
Wade von Grawbadger
Colors
Jim Charalampidis
Letters
Corey Breen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Teen Titans [Kid Flash [Wally K West]; Starfire; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Beast Boy [Garfield Logan]; Raven]; Aqualad [Jackson Hyde]; Goliath; King Shark; Black Manta; Black Jack; Bonnie Chung
Synopsis
King Shark attacks the team and they realize that he's behind the disappearance of reporter Bonnie Chung. Later, Jackson Hyde arrives but Robin refuses to consider letting him join the Titans. When the heroes track King Shark to Alcatraz Island, Hyde follows them and tries to help, which causes Robin to change his mind. King Shark meets up with his allies, Black Jack and Black Manta.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Titans Tower; San Francisco; Alcatraz

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Justice League Joins the Battle!
    Aquaman; Justice League
  2. 1. Sea Devils
    Aquaman
  3. 2. Worth
    Aqualad
  4. 3. Throne of Atlantis Chapter One
    Justice League
  5. 4. The King and the Queen
    Mera
  6. 5. The Rise of Aqualad Part 2
    Teen Titans
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