(January 2006)

DC, 2005 Series
Price
2.99 USD; 4.00 CAD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
2005-11-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
America's Best Comics, LLC
Brand
America's Best Comics
Barcode
761941248707 00411
Editing
Kristy Quinn (Assistant Editor); Scott Dunbier (Editor); Jim Lee (Editorial Director)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Top 10 / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Inks
Jerry Ordway (signed)
Colors
Wendy Broome

Genre
superhero; detective-mystery
Characters
Shock-Headed Peter; Dust Devil
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Grand Central Stasis (Table of Contents: 1)

Top 10 / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Di Filippo
Pencils
Jerry Ordway
Inks
Jerry Ordway
Colors
Jeromy Cox
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero; detective-mystery
Characters
Jack Phantom; Panthalassa; Toybox; Phillipe Jouet-Homme; Kemlo; Joe Pi; Irma Geddon; King Peacock; Shock-Headed Peter; Rexa; Hoodoo Priest; Smax; Subliminal Kid; Dust Devil; Curlew; Synaesthesia Jackson; Saltator; Jetman; Peregrine; Janus; Dr. Qubit; CAMEOS: Donald Trump; Spider-Man; the Angel (X-Men); Blackhawk; Batman; Iron Man; the Shadow; Human Torch; the Guardian (Newsboy Legion); Frankenstein's monster; Stilt-Man; Spike (of Spike and Tyke); Fearless Fosdick; Dr. Strange; Mighty Thor; Sargon the Sorcerer; Cheshire Cat; Jessica Rabbit; Miss Lace; Little Annie Fanny; P'Gell; "Alfalfa"; Pete the Pup; the Confessor (Astro City); Mercury [or Hermes]; Hercules (Marvel Comics version); Mr. Natural; Loki; Asterix; Obelix; Cerberus; the Seven Deadly Enemies of Man; Brotherhood of Evil Mutants [Magneto; Mastermind; Toad; Quicksilver; Scarlet Witch]; the Sinister Six [Sandman; the Vulture; Kraven; Mysterio; Electro; Dr. Octopus]; the Frightful Four [the Wizard; Medusa; Paste-Pot Pete [the Trapster]] (the Sandman is also a member); Granny Goodness; Dr. Sivana; the Hulk; the Spirit; Shining Knight; the Headless Baseball Team; Dr. Doom; the Joker; Captain Cold
Synopsis
Joe Pi discovers that the drug-like software comes from Project JOOTS, where scientists investigate superspace and its relationship to the multiverse. Dr. Qubit the commissioner tells the Top 10 delegation that the entire multiverse is in danger from the Hell Ditch Pilgrim, as the apparition is now called. Learning of a planned attack by the Derridadaists, Kemlo leads many of his remaining officers to a baseball game, where the crowd is attacked by giant bats, led by women flying personalized Batwing vehicles.
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Keywords
Baseball; police; robot

Indexer Notes

Details in the story include many references to other comics or literature, often in art or in wordplay. These include: Wayne Boring; Soylent Green; Grin and Bear It; Joe Palooka; Battling Murdock; the Rocketeer; Lexcorp; Amazon Purple Ray; Jack Kirby; the Daily Planet; Wonder Man; The Muppet Movie; Harry Potter; Playboy; C. C. Beck; Francois Schuiten; Frederick Peeters; Dr. Susan Calvin (Asimov Robot series)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Top 10
  2. 1. Grand Central Stasis
    Top 10
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