The Question #1 - Zen and Violence
([December] 2007)

DC, 2007 Series
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Volume
1
Price
19.99 USD; 23.99 CAD
Pages
180
On-sale Date
2007-10-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
ISBN
978-1-4012-1579-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401215798 51999
Editing
Mike Gold (credited) (editor - original series); Anton Kawasaki (credited) (editor - collected edition)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Question / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Sienkiewicz (signed)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (signed)
Colors
Bill Sienkiewicz (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Pencils
Bill Sienkiewicz (credited, signed)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (credited, signed)
Colors
Bill Sienkiewicz (credited, signed)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]
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The Bad News (Table of Contents: 2)

The Question / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil (credited as Dennis O'Neil)
Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited)
Inks
Rick Magyar (credited)
Colors
Tatjana Wood (credited)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]; Lady Shiva; Aristotle "Tot" Rodor; Myra (Fermin, last name not given); Wesley Fermin; Jeremiah Hatch
Synopsis
Countdown to the death of Vic Sage (The Question) as he is beaten and shot for investigating the corrupt mayor of Hub city.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited, signed)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (credited, signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood (sourced)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
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Butterfly (Table of Contents: 4)

The Question / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil (credited as Dennis O'Neil)
Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited)
Inks
Rick Magyar (credited)
Colors
Tatjana Wood (credited)
Letters
Albert DeGuzman (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
Lady Shiva; Richard Dragon; Aristotle Rodor; Myra (Fermin); Wesley Fermin; Jeremiah Hatch
Synopsis
Vic loses his memory after being shot and drowned and clinically killed. Victor gets lectured by Batman, trained by Richard Dragon and tested by Shiva before returning to Hub City to begin his campaign in earnest.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited, signed)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (credited, signed)
Colors
?

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]; Junior Musto
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"Suffer the Children..." (Table of Contents: 6)

The Question / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil (credited as Dennis O'Neil)
Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited)
Inks
Rick Magyar (credited)
Colors
Tatjana Wood (credited)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (credited)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]; Aristotle "Tot" Rodor; Myra Fermin; Jackie Connelly; Wesley Fermin; Jeremiah Hatch; Benno Musto; Junior Musto; Pedro Musto
Synopsis
The Question tries to stop a busload of children from being blown up by Hatch's hired hands. Vic visits Myra's daughter at the orphanage where he grew up. Myra has been blackmailed into marrying Mayor Fermin.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited, signed)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (credited, signed)
Colors
?

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]
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The Sacrifice (Table of Contents: 8)

The Question / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil (credited as Dennis O'Neil)
Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited)
Inks
Rick Magyar (credited)
Colors
Tatjana Wood (credited)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]; Aristotle "Tot" Rodor; Jackie Fermin; Myra Connelly; Jeremiah Hatch (death); Wesley Fermin
Synopsis
Hatch plans on sacrificing Jackie in a twisted ritual, but The Question comes in like an Angel of the Lord. Myra kills Hatch.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited, signed)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (credited, signed)
Colors
?

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]
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Cityscape (Table of Contents: 10)

The Question / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil (credited as Dennis O'Neil)
Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited)
Inks
Rick Magyar (credited)
Colors
Tatjana Wood (credited)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (credited)

Job Number
G-2980
Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]; Aristotle Rodor (guest); Izzy O'Toole (villain); Myra Fermin (guest); Wesley Fermin (villain); Jeremiah Hatch (villain, flashback)
Synopsis
Hub City goes wild as the Mayor's mansion burns. The Question has the futile task of trying to keep order. Vic decides to return to the news business. Izzy cleans up his crooked cop act.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited, signed)
Inks
Bill Sienkiewicz (credited, signed)
Colors
?

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]; Junior Musto
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...That Small Rain Down Can Rain... (Table of Contents: 12)

The Question / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

Script
Denny O'Neil (credited as Dennis O'Neil)
Pencils
Denys Cowan (credited)
Inks
Rick Magyar (credited)
Colors
Tatjana Wood (credited)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (credited)

Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Question [Vic Sage]; Aristotle Rodor (guest); Myra Fermin (guest); Benno Musto (villain); Junior Musto (villain); Farley McVey (villain)
Synopsis
Junior pours acid on his face in hopes that it will make his father love him. The Question tries to stop Benno and Farley from killing the latter's father for mucking up an arms deal.
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Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Question
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Question
  3. 2. The Bad News
    The Question
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Question
  5. 4. Butterfly
    The Question
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Question
  7. 6. "Suffer the Children..."
    The Question
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The Question
  9. 8. The Sacrifice
    The Question
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    The Question
  11. 10. Cityscape
    The Question
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Question
  13. 12. ...That Small Rain Down Can Rain...
    The Question
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Stanley Ho
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore