(2020)

DC, 2020 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
29.99 USD; 39.99 CAD
Pages
268
On-sale Date
2020-03-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [circle and serifs]
ISBN
978-1-4012-9959-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401299590 52999
Editing
Mike Cotton (editor - original series); Jessica Chen (associate editor - original series); Jeb Woodard (group editor - collected editions); Scott Nybakken (editor - collected edition)
Color
color
Binding
hardcover with dustjacket
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

Collects Event Leviathan (DC, 2019 series) #1-6, Superman: Leviathan Rising Special (DC, 2019 series) #1, and a story from DC's Year of the Villain Special (DC, 2019 series) #1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Maleev (signed)
Inks
Alex Maleev (signed)
Colors
Alex Maleev (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; The Question [Vic Sage]; Leviathan leader
Reprints
No image yet

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

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Lois Lane; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Manhunter [Kate Spencer]; The Question [Vic Sage]; Plastic Man

Indexer Notes

Title page with illustration

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Leviathan agents

Indexer Notes

Title pages with creator credits, includes illustration

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Indicia and publisher information

[Superman: Leviathan Rising Special #1] (Table of Contents: 4)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Yanick Paquette (signed)
Inks
Yanick Paquette (signed)
Colors
Nathan Fairbairn [as NF] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana of Themyscira]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Power Girl [Karen Starr]; Batwoman [Kate Kane]; Huntress [Helena Bertinelli]; Doctor Fate; Hawkgirl [Kendra Saunders]; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Mister Miracle [Scott Free]; Big Barda; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Leviathan Rising (Table of Contents: 5)

Superman / comic story / 80 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis (pages 1-24, 63-80); Greg Rucka (pages 25-34); Matt Fraction (pages 35-49); Marc Andreyko (pages 50-62)
Pencils
Yanick Paquette (pages 1-24, 63-80); Mike Perkins (pages 25-34); Steve Lieber (pages 35-49); Eduardo Pansica (pages 50-62)
Inks
Yanick Paquette (pages 1-24, 63-80); Mike Perkins (pages 25-34); Steve Lieber (pages 35-49); Julio Ferreira (pages 50-62)
Colors
Nathan Fairbairn; Paul Mounts; FCO Plascencia
Letters
Dave Sharpe; Simon Bowland; Clayton Cowles; Tom Napolitano; ALW; Troy Peteri

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Justice League [Wonder Woman [Diana of Themyscira]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Hawkgirl [Kendra Saunders]; Mera; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]]; Leviathan leader; Ms. Leone; Jimmy Olsen; Perry White; Robinson Goode [Red Cloud]; unidentified Daily Planet staffers; Mongul; Lois Lane; Leviathan agents; Talia Al Ghul; Jix; Gorilla City residents; Mr. Mxyzptlk (flashback); Supergirl [Kara Danvers; Kara Zor-El]; Eliza Danvers (flashback); Jeremiah Danvers (flashback); Danny (D.E.O. agent, flashback, deceased); D.E.O. agents (flashback); Director Bones (flashback); Blackstarr (flashback); Manhunter [Kate Spencer]; Firestorm [Ron Raymond; Martin Stein]; Red Lantern [Dex-Starr]; Ms. Leone's head of security (death); Trish Q; Aquaman [Arthur Curry] (image in book); Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (image in book); Starro (image in book); Green Lantern [Simon Baz] (image on poster); Green Lantern [Jessica Cruz] (image on poster); Cyborg [Victor Stone] (image on poster)
Synopsis
The mysterious leader of Leviathan meets with Ms. Leone to discuss ways to eliminate Superman. Superman discovers a plot to kidnap Clark Kent, so he decides to play along, unfortunately he is captured by Talia Al Ghul who restrains Clark with kryptonite to bait a trap for Superman. Lois enlists Batman and Wonder Woman to help locate Clark. Jimmy Olsen has a wild adventure in Gorilla City. Supergirl returns from space to find Eliza and Jeremiah Danvers missing and their home destroyed.
Reprints
Keywords
D.E.O.; Daily Planet; Gorilla City; kryptonite; Leviathan

Indexer Notes

Lois Lane sequence by Greg Rucka and Mike Perkins and Jimmy Olsen sequence by Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber lead into each character's new series starting in July 2019.

In this collection, the first page splash page from the original issue has been placed at the end of story instead of at the beginning.

[Event Leviathan #1] (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Yanick Paquette (signed)
Inks
Yanick Paquette (signed)
Colors
Nathan Fairbairn [as NF] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Lois Lane; Jimmy Olsen; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Wonder Woman [Diana of Themyscira]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; The Flash [Barry Allen]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Aquaman [Arthur Curry]; Power Girl [Karen Starr]; Batwoman [Kate Kane]; Huntress [Helena Bertinelli]; Doctor Fate; Hawkgirl [Kendra Saunders]; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Mister Miracle [Scott Free]; Big Barda; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis
Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
Josh Reed [as Joshua Reed]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Lois Lane; General Sam Lane (flashback); Talia Al Ghul (flashback); Director Bones (flashback); Steve Trevor; Doctor Strand; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; The Question [Vic Sage]; Leviathan leader
Synopsis
Batman and Lois Lane investigate the destruction of an A.R.G.U.S. base by Leviathan, where they find one survivor: Steve Trevor. With the help of Green Arrow, they try to determine who is behind Leviathan and where they will strike next.
Reprints
Keywords
A.R.G.U.S.; D.E.O.; Kobra; Leviathan; Spyral; Task Force X

[Credits] (Table of Contents: 8)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Alex Maleev (signed)
Inks
Alex Maleev (signed)
Colors
Alex Maleev (signed)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits for first issue with an illustration of Batman.

Leviathan (Table of Contents: 9)

Batgirl; Green Arrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis
Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
Josh Reed [as Joshua Reed]
Editing
Brian Cunningham (group editor); Mike Cotton (editor); Jessica Chen (associate editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Merlyn; Leviathan leader; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Red Hood [Jason Todd]; Talia Al Ghul
Synopsis
Green Arrow and Batgirl track down Merlyn, but they end up being captured by Leviathan.
Reprints

[Event Leviathan #2] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
Alex Maleev (signed)
Inks
Alex Maleev (signed)
Colors
Alex Maleev (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Lois Lane; Manhunter [Kate Spencer]; The Question [Vic Sage]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan Part 2 (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis
Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
Josh Reed

Genre
superhero
Characters
Red Hood [Jason Todd]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; General Sam Lane; The Question [Vic Sage]; unidentified police officers; unidentified hospital custodian; Casey Klebba (Leviathian agent, former A.R.G.U.S. agent, death); Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Leviathan leader; Lois Lane; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Manhunter [Kate Spencer]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El] (photo); Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (photo)
Synopsis
Batman and Red Hood compare notes on the investigation of who is behind Leviathan. While guarding Sam Lane, the Question encounters a Leviathan agent who is then killed by Lane. Later, when Plastic Man tries to recover the body for clues, he encounters the Leviathan leader.
Reprints
Keywords
A.R.G.U.S.; D.E.O.; Kobra; Leviathan; Spyral

Indexer Notes

Batman refers to Batgirl and Green Arrow getting attacked and Batgirl went missing after the attack. These events occurred in DC's Year of the Villain Special #1.

[Event Leviathan #3] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Pencils
Alex Maleev (signed)
Inks
Alex Maleev (signed)
Colors
Alex Maleev (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Leviathan leader; Leviathian agents
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan Part 3 (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis
Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
Josh Reed

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]; Lois Lane; Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Manhunter [Kate Spencer]; Kelex; Red Hood [Jason Todd]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon] (photo); Amanda Waller; Leviathan leader; Leviathian agents; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Kobra leader (image on monitor); General Sam Lane (image on monitor)
Synopsis
After their prime suspect, the Red Hood, gets away, the heroes gather at the Fortress of Solitude to try to solve the mystery of who is Leviathan.
Reprints
Keywords
A.R.G.U.S.; Bermuda Triangle; D.E.O.; Fortress of Solitude; Kobra; Leviathan; Spyral

[Event Leviathan #4] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Pencils
Alex Maleev (signed)
Inks
Alex Maleev (signed)
Colors
Alex Maleev (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Leviathan leader
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan Part 4 (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis
Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
Josh Reed

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Manhunter [Kate Spencer]; Lois Lane; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Amanda Waller; Leviathan leader; Leviathian agents; Red Hood [Jason Todd] (image); Silencer [Honor Guest]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; John Constantine; Harvey Bullock; Zatanna; Deathstroke; the Question [Renee Montoya]
Synopsis
Superman joins Lois, Batman, and the other detectives in the Batcave to discuss how Superman tried to rescue Amanda Waller from Leviathan but failed when they disappeared. The team discusses clues to Leviathan's identity, when they hear from an ally who is working undercover with Leviathan. Meanwhile Lois pursues her own leads.
Reprints
Keywords
A.R.G.U.S.; Batcave; Cuba; D.E.O.; Kobra; Leviathan; Spyral

Indexer Notes

Slade Wilson was killed recently in the Deathstroke series, the Deathstroke in this issue is someone else, but it is not revealed in this issue who it is.

[Event Leviathan #5] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan [Part 5] (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis
Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
Josh Reed

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; John Constantine; Harvey Bullock; Zatanna; Deathstroke; the Question [Renee Montoya]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; General Sam Lane; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; The Question [Vic Sage]; Manhunter [Kate Spencer]; Leviathan leader; Leviathian agents; Talia Al Ghul; Silencer [Honor Guest]; Steve Trevor; Director Bones [Robert Todd]; Amanda Waller; Maxwell Lord; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Jimmy Olsen; Ra's Al Ghul; Red Hood [Jason Todd]
Synopsis
Lois meets with her second team of detectives, who believe they know the identity of Leviathan, but know that Lois will not like the news. Meanwhile, Batman, Green Arrow, Vic Sage, and Robin try to determine Leviathan's connection with Manhunter, while Superman and Plastic Man confront the Leviathan leader.
Reprints
Keywords
A.R.G.U.S.; Batcave; D.E.O.; Kobra; Leviathan; Spyral

Indexer Notes

The identity of Deathstroke is unknown, it is not Slade Wilson.

[Event Leviathan #6] (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Pencils
Alex Maleev (signed)
Inks
Alex Maleev (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Question [Vic Sage]; Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Lois Lane
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Red pattern on an otherwise blank page

[Event Leviathan Part 6] Leviathan Revealed (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Michael Bendis
Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
Josh Reed

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lois Lane; General Sam Lane (flashback); Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Manhunter [Kate Spencer]; Talia Al Ghul; Silencer [Honor Guest]; Robin [Damian Wayne]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; The Question [Vic Sage]; John Constantine; Deathstroke; Zatanna; Harvey Bullock; The Question [Renee Montoya]; Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Leviathan leader [Manhunter; Mark Shaw]; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Leviathian agents; Perry White; Guardian [Jim Harper]
Synopsis
Talia and Silencer confront Batman's team, because they believe that Kate Spencer has a connection to Leviathan. Lois Lane and the second detective team join Batman's team and track Superman to Leviathan's location. The Leviathan leader reveals his identity to Superman and then escapes, although his plans have been thwarted for now.
Reprints
Keywords
A.R.G.U.S.; Batcave; Leviathan

Indexer Notes

Leviathan next appears in Action Comics #1018.

Event Leviathan #1 Variant Cover by Kenneth Rocafort (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Pencils
Kenneth Rocafort
Inks
Kenneth Rocafort
Colors
Kenneth Rocafort

Genre
superhero
Characters
Leviathan leader
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue variant cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan #2 Variant Cover by Jason Fabok and Brad Anderson (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Pencils
Jason Fabok (signed)
Inks
Jason Fabok (signed)
Colors
Brad Anderson (signed)

Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Red Hood [Jason Todd]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue variant cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan #3 Variant Cover by Jay Anacleto and Rain Beredo (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Pencils
Jay Anacleto (signed)
Inks
Jay Anacleto (signed)
Colors
Rain Beredo

Genre
superhero
Characters
Leviathan leader
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue variant cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan #4 Variant Cover by Kaare Andrews (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Pencils
Kaare Andrews (signed)
Inks
Kaare Andrews (signed)
Colors
Kaare Andrews (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Leviathan leader; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue variant cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan #5 Variant Cover by David Mack (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Pencils
David Mack (signed)
Inks
David Mack (signed)
Colors
David Mack (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Leviathan leader
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue variant cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Event Leviathan #6 Variant Cover by Bryan Hitch (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Pencils
Bryan Hitch
Inks
Bryan Hitch
Colors
Alex Sinclair

Genre
superhero
Characters
Leviathan leader; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Manhunter [Kate Spencer]; Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Batman [Bruce Wayne] (arm only); Leviathian agents
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Color art from issue variant cover with no logos, numbers, and pricing.

Growing Leviathan (Table of Contents: 27)

illustration / 10 pages (report information)

Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Character designs by Alex Maleev

[Biographies] (Table of Contents: 28)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Biographies of Brian Michael Bendis and Alex Maleev.

The Ultimate Conspiracy (Table of Contents: 29)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Maleev
Inks
Alex Maleev
Colors
Alex Maleev
Letters
typeset

Characters
Leviathan leader

Indexer Notes

Back cover with text on contents of collection, includes illustration.