Geoff Johns; Grant Morrison; Greg Rucka; Mark Waid
Keith Giffen (layouts); Eddy Barrows
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Question [Vic Sage]; Ralph Dibny; Renée Montoya; Skeets; Beefeater; Clark Kent; Daniel Carter (first appearance); Isis [Adrianna Tomaz]; Mind Grabber Kid; Oddman; Yellow Peri; Black Adam; Amethyst (cameo); Baron Winters (cameo); Blimp (cameo); Etrigan (cameo); Honest Abe (first appearance) (cameo); Madame Xanadu (cameo); Orin (cameo); Spectre [Crispus Allen] (cameo); Zatanna (cameo); Croatoan Society [Terri Thirteen (first appearance); Edogawa Sangaku (first appearance); Tim Trench (first appearance) (apparent death)] (first appearance); Shadowpact [Detective Chimp; Enchantress [June Moone]; Blue Devil [Dan Cassidy]; Nightmaster [Jim Rook]; Nightshade [Eve Eden]; Ragman [Rory Regan]]
Week eighteen sees the understated funeral for Booster Gold. Black Adam honors the heroes of the royal wedding, though Montoya wants nothing more than to climb back into a bottle. And the Detective Chimp and Ralph loose a colleague in the Croatoan Society to the Helm of Fate, and the Shadowpact is concerned about its affect on Ralph.