Catwoman #[nn] - Relentless
([March] 2005)

DC, 2002 Series
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Price
19.95 USD; 30.95 CAD
Pages
196 ?
On-sale Date
2005-01-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
ISBN
1-4012-0218-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
761941241289 00111

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Catwoman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
J. G. Jones (credited)
Inks
J. G. Jones (credited)
Colors
Paul Mounts (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
Reprints

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

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

Pencils
J. G. Jones
Inks
J. G. Jones
Colors
Paul Mounts

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Sylvia Sinclair
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Relentless Part One (Table of Contents: 2)

Catwoman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Brubaker
Pencils
Cameron Stewart
Inks
Cameron Stewart
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth
Letters
Sean Konot

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Freeze! Hold it right there, punk!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Holly Robinson; Dr. Leslie Thompkins; Slam Bradley; Maggie Kyle-Burton; Sylvia Sinclair; The Alleytown Kids; Simon Burton; Officer O'Neal
Synopsis
Selina shows Holly, Slam, and Leslie the East End Community Center she's having built with the $28 million in diamonds stolen from Black Mask. A boy steals Leslie's purse, and a cop on the scene remarks that the Alleytown Kids have been more active recently.

That evening, Catwoman moves to find out who's now in charge of the Alleytown Kids. She finds Sylvia Sinclair, who belonged to the Alleytown Kids with Selina when they were kids, had returned from prison and has reformed the gang.

Holly and Slam encounter Selina's sister, Maggie, who is back in Gotham, with her husband.
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Keywords
Alleytown; East End; East End Community Center; Gotham City

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

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

Pencils
J. G. Jones
Inks
J. G. Jones
Colors
Paul Mounts

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
Reprints

Relentless Part Two (Table of Contents: 4)

Catwoman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Brubaker
Pencils
Cameron Stewart
Inks
Cameron Stewart
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth
Letters
Sean Konot

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One thing I'll never get used to about the past is that it's never really over...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Holly Robinson; Bruce Wayne; Slam Bradley; Dr. Leslie Thompkins; Maggie Kyle-Burton; Simon Burton; Sylvia Sinclair; The Alleytown Kids
Synopsis
Selina invites Maggie and her husband to the opening of the East End Community Center the next day.

They arrive late and miss Bruce Wayne, who gives the commemoration speech for the launch of her new building. They meet Slam, Leslie, and Sylvia Sinclair, who assures Selina that the Center is off-limits for the Alleytown Kids.

That evening, as Selina watches, the Community Center is blown up. When Maggie and Simon discuss the day's events at the train station, they get momentarily separated and two large men kidnap Simon.
Reprints
Keywords
East End; East End Community Center; Gotham City; subway

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
J. G. Jones
Inks
J. G. Jones
Colors
Paul Mounts

Genre
superhero
Characters
Slam Bradley; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
Reprints

Relentless Part Three (Table of Contents: 6)

Catwoman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Brubaker
Pencils
Cameron Stewart
Inks
Mike Manley
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth
Letters
Sean Konot

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Something-- Something's happened, Selina....
Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Holly Robinson; Slam Bradley; Jeffo; Maggie Kyle-Burton; The Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]; Simon Burton; Sylvia Sinclair; Karon; Black Mask
Synopsis
Selina ask Slam to help look for Simon while she investigates the torching of the Community Center. Holly and Maggie canvas the streets looking for Simon. Maggie is abducted.

The Penguin's tells Selina he stays out of the East End as someone sick has claimed it. He doesn't know who.

Slam tells Holly the company that moved Maggie and Simon out to Gotham was owned by Xavier Dylan. A car pulls out from an ally and tries to run down Holly. Slam throws himself at Holly knocking her out of the way and getting hit himself instead.

Black Mask begins torturing Simon.
Reprints
Keywords
Connelly Financial Group; East End; Gotham City; Woody's Delicatessen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
J. G. Jones
Inks
J. G. Jones
Colors
Richard Horie; Tanya Horie

Genre
superhero
Characters
Slam Bradley; Catwoman; Holly Robinson
Reprints

Relentless Part Four (Table of Contents: 8)

Catwoman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Brubaker
Pencils
Cameron Stewart
Inks
Cameron Stewart
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth
Letters
Sean Konot

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Selina, it's Slam.... I don't know what the deal is, but since you won't pick up or call back, I'll have to talk to your damn machine.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Holly Robinson; Dr. Leslie Thompkins; Slam Bradley; Maggie Kyle-Burton; Simon Burton (dies); Jeffo; Black Mask; Xavier Dylan; Sylvia Sinclair; Alleytown Kids
Synopsis
Slam recovers in the hospital from the hit and run. Jeffo tells Selina that Xavier Dylan is working for someone higher up who is keeping his identity secret, and Dylan has skipped town to Central City.

Selina overtakes and boards the train and threatens Xavier. Xavier promptly tells Selina that the Black Mask is behind everything and wants revenge for her stealing his diamonds. He also tells Selina Sylvia Sinclair is working for them.

Holly is walking down a back alley when Alleytown Kids beat her. They are under orders from Sylvia to take her alive.
Reprints
Keywords
Alleytown; East End; Gotham City; surgery; train

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Pencils
J. G. Jones
Inks
J. G. Jones
Colors
Richard Horie; Tanya Horie

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]
Reprints

Relentless Part Five (Table of Contents: 10)

Catwoman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Brubaker
Pencils
Cameron Stewart
Inks
Cameron Stewart
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth
Letters
Sean Konot

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is how it all happens... how life ultimately screws me over...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Sylvia Sinclair (dies); Black Mask; Holly Robinson; Slam Bradley; Maggie Kyle-Burton; Dr. Leslie Thompkins; Simon Burton (corpse); Karon
Synopsis
Sylvia and Black Mask are waiting for Selina. They use Holly as a hostage and Selina agrees to exchange her life for Holly and Maggie. Black Mask chains Selina up and then tells Sylvia to kill Maggie and Holly anyway.

Selina sets off a bomb she planted earlier to distract Black Mask as she breaks free of the chains. She knocks Black Mask off the balcony. Sylvia pulls a gun on Selina, but Holly shoots her before she can cause any more damage.

Dr. Thompkins informs Selina that Maggie has gone through some trauma and will need to stay in an asylum for a while.
Reprints
Keywords
Gotham City; Neal Psychiatric Institute; Robbins Arms

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
Javier Pulido
Inks
Javier Pulido
Colors
Richard Horie; Tanya Horie
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Slam Bradley
Reprints

No Easy Way Down Part One (Table of Contents: 12)

Catwoman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Brubaker
Pencils
Javier Pulido
Inks
Javier Pulido
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth
Letters
Sean Konot

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There should be a word
Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Slam Bradley; Maggie Kyle-Burton; Dr. Leslie Thompkins; Holly Robinson; Jonathan Craig; Karon
Synopsis
Selina has a dream that she's walking around with Maggie and she's fine.

Slam picks up a case where a corporate lawyer's wife has gone missing. He and Selina have been sleeping together, but he isn't sure they're in a relationship and is afraid to ask her directly because of her state of mind.

Selina avoids meaningful conversations with Slam and runs to fight crime to keep her mind busy. She avoids Holly and Maggie.

Holly and Karon are visiting Maggie, but Holly is avoiding Selina and is having trouble coping with what happened to Maggie and with having shot someone.
Reprints
Keywords
Adams Psychiatric Institute; East End; Gotham City

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Pencils
Javier Pulido
Inks
Javier Pulido
Colors
Javier Pulido
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Holly Robinson
Synopsis
Holly tears up the Catwoman costume
Reprints

No Easy Way Down Part Two (Table of Contents: 14)

Catwoman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Brubaker
Pencils
Javier Pulido
Inks
Javier Pulido
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth
Letters
Sean Konot

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rate of Decay
Genre
superhero
Characters
Holly Robinson; Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Slam Bradley; Jonathan Craig; Dr. Leslie Thompkins; Karon
Synopsis
Holly has dreams about killing Sylvia Sinclair. Karon wants her to talk to Selina, who has been avoiding Holly and Maggie, but Holly avoids doing so.

Sam and Selina work undercover to talk to one of Elizabeth Craig's suitors. When the suitor starts trying to make a move on Selina, Slam, who is frustrated by the non-relationship he's been drifting through with Selina, snaps and beats him up.
Reprints
Keywords
Dr. Thompkins East Side Clinic; East End; Gotham City; stakeout; undercover work

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Pencils
Javier Pulido
Inks
Javier Pulido
Colors
Javier Pulido
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Reprints

No Easy Way Down Part Three (Table of Contents: 16)

Catwoman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Brubaker
Pencils
Javier Pulido
Inks
Javier Pulido
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth
Letters
Sean Konot

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In dreams begin responsibilities
Genre
superhero
Characters
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; Slam Bradley; Holly Robinson; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Karon; Jonathan Craig; Elizabeth Craig (dead, in dreams, and in flashback)
Synopsis
Slam tells Jonathan Craig that he's quitting the case. He then trails him to reveal Jonathan is digging a grave. Johnathan breaks down admitting he knew about the affairs, but he loved her anyways. She was getting ready to leave him so he'd rather kill her than let someone else have her.

Selina gets drunk and tries to rob a museum to distract herself. Batman confronts her, and they discuss the pain of loss.

Karon greets Selina at her apartment and tells Selina everything Holly has been going through. Selina immediately goes to talk to Holly and they both cry.
Reprints
Keywords
East End; Gotham City; Gotham Museum; phone booth; unmarked grave

Proper Planning (Table of Contents: 17)

Black Mask / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Brubaker
Pencils
Cameron Stewart
Inks
Cameron Stewart
Colors
Matt Hollingsworth
Letters
Sean Konot

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The East End of Gotham -- black sheep of this wicked town.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Mask; Xavier Dylan; Sylvia Sinclair (unnamed; in shadow)
Synopsis
Black Mask plans to get revenge on Catwoman by freeing a mysterious woman (who knows Catwoman's secret identity) from prison. He also finds time to take a break and torture someone.
Reprints
Keywords
East End; Gotham City; prison; torture
Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Catwoman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Catwoman
  3. 2. Relentless Part One
    Catwoman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Catwoman
  5. 4. Relentless Part Two
    Catwoman
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Catwoman
  7. 6. Relentless Part Three
    Catwoman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Catwoman
  9. 8. Relentless Part Four
    Catwoman
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Catwoman
  11. 10. Relentless Part Five
    Catwoman
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Catwoman
  13. 12. No Easy Way Down Part One
    Catwoman
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Catwoman
  15. 14. No Easy Way Down Part Two
    Catwoman
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Catwoman
  17. 16. No Easy Way Down Part Three
    Catwoman
  18. 17. Proper Planning
    Black Mask
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