(November 2003)

DC, 2003 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
4.95 USD; 7.50 CAD
Pages
52
On-sale Date
2003-10-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
761941237398 00111
Printer
Printed in Canada
Editing
Eddie Berganza (credited) (editor); Ivan Cohen (credited) (editor); Tom Palmer Jr. (credited) (associate editor); Dan DiDio (credited) (vice president - editorial)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age U.S.
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

Issue Notes

Title is Superman / Batman Secret Files & Origins 2003 on cover and table of contents only.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superman and Batman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ed McGuinness (credited) (signed as emg)
Inks
Ed McGuinness (credited) (signed as emg)
Colors
Dave Stewart (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Superman [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

Recruits (Table of Contents: 1)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Geoff Johns (credited); Jeremy Johns (credited)
Pencils
Ivan Reis (credited)
Inks
Marcelo Campos (credited as Marc Campos)
Colors
Tom McCraw (credited); Wildstorm FX (credited as WildStorm FX) (separations)
Letters
Nick Napolitano (credited as Nick J. Napolitano)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
--Explosion at a nightclub in Cancun two days ago has left one hundred and fifteen dead.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lex Luthor; Captain Atom; Major Force; Superman [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints
Keywords
Mexico City; Washington D. C.

Superman (Table of Contents: 2)

Superman / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike McAvennie (credited)
Pencils
Ed McGuinness (credited) (signed as emg)
Inks
Ed McGuinness (credited) (signed as emg)
Colors
Dave Stewart (credited)
Letters
typeset

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

Batman (Table of Contents: 3)

Batman / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Beatty (credited)
Pencils
Ed McGuinness (credited) (signed as emg)
Inks
Ed McGuinness (credited) (signed as emg)
Colors
Dave Stewart (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

President Lex Luthor (Table of Contents: 4)

Lex Luthor / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike McAvennie (credited)
Pencils
Ed McGuinness (credited)
Inks
Ed McGuinness (credited)
Colors
Dave Stewart (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lex Luthor
Reprints

Young Luthor in Smallville (Table of Contents: 5)

Lex Luthor / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid (credited)
Pencils
Renato Guedes (credited)
Inks
Oclair Albert (credited)
Colors
Tom McCraw (credited); Wildstorm FX (credited as WildStorm FX) (separations)
Letters
Nick Napolitano (credited as Nick J. Napolitano)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Luthor; Principal Goodwin; Lex Luthor; Clark Kent
Synopsis
Lex joins Clark Kent’s high school class.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story is somewhat connected to Superman: Birthright (DC, 2003 series).

The Superman / Batman "Families" (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mike McAvennie (credited); Scott Beatty (credited)
Pencils
Scott McDaniel (credited)
Inks
Norm Rapmund (credited)
Colors
Tom McCraw (credited); Wildstorm FX (credited as WildStorm FX) (separations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kelex; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Superboy [Kon-El]; Supergirl [Cir-El]; Natasha Irons; Krypto; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Robin [Tim Drake]; Huntress [Helena Bertinelli]; Batgirl [Cassandra Cain]

Talia (Table of Contents: 7)

Talia / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Scott Beatty (credited)
Pencils
Ed McGuinness (credited)
Inks
Ed McGuinness (credited)
Colors
Dave Stewart (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Talia Head
Reprints

Metallo (Table of Contents: 8)

Metallo / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike McAvennie (credited)
Pencils
Ed McGuinness (credited)
Inks
Ed McGuinness (credited)
Colors
Dave Stewart (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Metallo [John Corben]
Reprints

When Clark Met Bruce (Table of Contents: 9)

Superman and Batman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jeph Loeb (credited) (signed as LOEB)
Pencils
Tim Sale (credited) (signed as SALE)
Inks
Tim Sale (credited) (signed as SALE)
Colors
Mark Chiarello (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings (credited)
Editing
Eddie Berganza (credited) (editor); Tom Palmer Jr. (credited as Tom Palmer, Jr.) (associate editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wonder if he even remembers?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Pete Ross; Clark Kent; Bruce Wayne; Alfred Pennyworth
Synopsis
After the death of his parents, Bruce Wayne travels across the country. When his car breaks down he nearly meets a young Clark Kent.
Reprints
Keywords
Kansas; Smallville
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Superman and Batman
  2. 1. Recruits
    Superman and Batman
  3. 2. Superman
    Superman
  4. 3. Batman
    Batman
  5. 4. President Lex Luthor
    Lex Luthor
  6. 5. Young Luthor in Smallville
    Lex Luthor
  7. 6. The Superman / Batman "Families"
    Superman and Batman
  8. 7. Talia
    Talia
  9. 8. Metallo
    Metallo
  10. 9. When Clark Met Bruce
    Superman and Batman
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Pat Lang
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Antonio Pontes Junior
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore