Checkmate #23
(April 2008)

DC, 2006 Series
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Price
2.99 USD; 3.65 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
2008-02-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
Barcode
761941253275 02311
Editing
Joan Hilty (editor); Rachel Gluckstern (associate); Joan Hilty (editor); Rachel Gluckstern (associate editor - original series)

Castling, Part 1: Kobra Returns! (Table of Contents)

Checkmate / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kalman Andrasofszky (signed)
Inks
Kalman Andrasofszky (signed)
Colors
Kalman Andrasofszky (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Checkmate [Black Queen [Sasha Bordeaux]; White King [Michael Holt; Mr. Terrific]]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]
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Castling, Part One (Table of Contents: 1)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka; Eric Trautmann
Pencils
Joe Bennett
Inks
Jack Jadson
Colors
Santiago Arcas
Letters
Travis Lanham

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Checkmate [Black King [Taleb Beni Khalid]; Black King's Bishop [August General in Iron; Fang Zhifu]; Black King's Knight [Fire; Beatriz Da Costa]; Black Queen [Sasha Bordeaux]; Black Queen's Bishop [Jessica Midnight]; Black Queen's Knight [Josephine Tautin; Mademoiselle Marie]; White King [Michael Holt; Mr. Terrific]; White King's Bishop [Thinker]; White King's Knight [Tommy Jagger]; White Queen [Valentina Vostok]; White Queen's Bishop [Zviad Baazovi; Bad Samaritan]; White Queen's Knight [Captain Chazov; Rocket Red]; Castellan [Carl Draper]; Paul; Pawn 502 [Lucas Terrel]]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Dr. Nakata; Shadowpact [Blue Devil [Daniel Cassiday] (flashback; cameo); Enchantress [June Moone] (flashback; cameo)]; Kobra Cult (villains)
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Titans #1 Preview (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Titans / preview (from the publisher) / 5 pages (report information)

DC Direct 101 [DC Nation 101] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

DC Nation / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Castling, Part 1: Kobra Returns!
    Checkmate
  2. 1. Castling, Part One
    Checkmate
  3. 2. Titans #1 Preview
    Titans
  4. 3. DC Direct 101 [DC Nation 101]
    DC Nation
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Juan Gonzalez
  • Morbus Iff
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore