(March 1986)

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Marv Wolfman (credited); Robert Greenberger (associate); Len Wein (consulting)

Giant Final Issue Spectacular! (Table of Contents)

Crisis on Infinite Earths / cover / 1 page (report information)

George Pérez
George Pérez
Tom Ziuko

Vigilante [Adrian Chase]; Wildcat [Yolanda Montez]; Judomaster; Batman (Earth-1); Robin (Earth-2); Changeling [Gar Logan]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Elongated Man; Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Aquaman; Alexander Luthor Jr.; Kid Flash [Wally West]; Wonder Woman (Earth-2); Black Lightning; Lady Quark; Black Orchid; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; The Ray; Air Wave [Hal Jordan]; Superman (Earth-2); Black Condor; Kole; Dr. Light [Kimiyo Hoshi]; Tempest [Joshua Clay]; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Captain Atom; Power Girl; Mary Marvel; Harbinger; Superboy (Earth-Prime); Wonder Woman (Earth-1); Firestorm; Firehawk; Pariah; Superman (Earth-1); Anti-Monitor

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Striking! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Monogram Models, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Final Crisis (Table of Contents: 2)

Crisis on Infinite Earths / comic story / 42 pages (report information)

Marv Wolfman (credited); George Pérez (credited as co-plotter)
George Pérez (credited)
Jerry Ordway (credited)
Tom Ziuko (credited)
John Costanza (credited)

Job Number
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dolphin, beautiful siren of the Seven Seas.
Forgotten Heroes [Dolphin; Rip Hunter; Animal-Man [Buddy Baker]; Captain Comet; Adam Strange; Atomic Knight]; The Outsiders [Geo-Force; Metamorpho [Rex Mason]; Halo; Black Lightning]; Justice Society of America [Superman [Kal-L] (Earth-2); Wonder Woman [Diana Prince Trevor] (Earth-2); Spectre [Jim Corrigan]; Starman [Ted Knight]; Power Girl [Kara Zor-L]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Johnny Thunder (Earth-2); Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt; Huntress [Helena Wayne] (death); Robin (Earth-2) (death)]; Infinity Inc. [Star-Spangled Kid; Fury [Lyta Trevor]; Jade]; Green Arrow (Earth-2) (dies); New Teen Titans [Red Star; Kid Flash [Wally West] (becomes the Flash); Aqualad [Garth]; Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Hawk [Hank Hall]; Dove (death); Kole (death); Wonder Girl [Donna Troy]; Changeling [Gar Logan]; Nightwing [Dick Grayson]]; Freedom Fighters [Uncle Sam; Black Condor; The Ray; Human Bomb; Doll Man]; Challengers of the Unknown [Rocky Davis; Red Ryan; June Robbins; Prof. Haley; Ace Morgan]; Doom Patrol [Tempest [Joshua Clay]; Negative Woman]; Lt. Marvels [Uncle Marvel; Fat Marvel; Tall Marvel; Hillbilly Marvel]; Marvel Family [Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Marvel Jr.]; Inferior Five [Dumb Bunny; Blimp; Merryman]; Justice League of America [Superman (Earth-1); Wonder Woman (Earth-1) (devolved by Antimonitor); Phantom Stranger; Aquaman; Hawkman [Katar Hol]; Hawkwoman [Shayera Thal]; Elongated Man [Ralph Dibny]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Firestorm; Vixen; Zatanna; Flash [Barry Allen] (cameo); Batman (Earth-1)]; Global Guardians [Little Mermaid; Impala; Rising Sun; Jack O'Lantern; Godiva; Thunderlord; Doctor Mist; Green Fury; Owlwoman]; Robin [Jason Todd]; Hippolyta; Paradise Island; Deadman [Boston Brand]; Harbinger [Lyla Michaels]; Dr. Light [Kimiyo Hoshi]; Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]; Peacemaker; Air Wave [Hal Jordan]; Blue Devil [Dan Cassidy]; Judomaster; Lori Lemaris (death); Ronal; Mera; B'wana Beast; Black Orchid; Thunder; Lightning; Captain Atom; Superboy (Earth-Prime); Lady Quark; Pariah; Firehawk; Lana Lang; Lois Lane; Batgirl [Barbara Gordon]; Zatara; The Demon; Madame Xanadu; Dr. Occult; Psycho-Pirate [Roger Hayden]; Wildcat [Yolanda Montez]; Son of Vulcan; Vigilante [Adrian Chase]; Prince Ra-Man [Mark Merlin] (death); Warlord [Travis Morgan]; Vigilante [Greg Sanders]; Cave Carson; Zeus; Steve Trevor (Earth-2); Horatio Tomorrow; The Planeteers; Tommy Tomorrow (would have become Kamandi); Jonah Hex; The Monitor (flashback); Oa; Harlequin [Molly Mayne]; The Enchantress; Brainiac; Sunburst (death); Electrocutioner; Darkseid; Black Bison; The Wizard; Felix Faust; Blackbriar Thorn; Circe; Clayface [Matt Hagen] (death); Bug-Eyed Bandit (death); Ten-Eyed Man (death); Desaad; Sargon the Sorcerer (part of Earth's magic cabal); Anti-Monitor (villain, death); Shadow Demons (villains, death)
The final battle between the Anti-Monitor and the heroes begins on 2 fronts: one on Earth, the other in the Antimatter universe. After great loss and suffering on both fronts, Superman [Earth-2] delivers the final blow to the Anti-Monitor and goes into a limbo alongside Superboy Prime, his wife Lois Lane Kent [Earth-2], and Alex Luthor Jr. never to be seen again for a long time. The only other person left to ever remember how the multiverse truly once existed as it did is Psycho Pirate [Roger Hayden], besides Pariah, Harbinger, and Lady Quark.
Atlantis; Fortress of Solitude; Qward; Salem

Indexer Notes

Deaths of Dove [Don Hall], Green Arrow (Earth-2), Kole, Lori Lemaris, Prince Ra-Man, and Sunburst. Robin (Earth-2) and Huntress (Helena Wayne) hurt during shadow demon attack, but deaths unknown until Last Days of Justice Society Special (DC, 1986 series). Wonder Woman [Earth-1] devolved into clay by weakened antimatter blast from Anti-Monitor, and her history subsequently erased backwards through time (Legend of Wonder Woman (DC, 1986 series), reborn via Wonder Woman (DC, 1987 series) and Legends (DC, 1987 series). Kid Flash becomes Flash, albeit at a reduced speed rate (3x's speed of sound) (DC, 1987 series).

This story would later be revisited and mentioned in Zero Hour (DC, 1994 series) and Infinite Crisis (DC, 2005 series) as well as other DC stories in between.

Striking! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Monogram Models, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

It Had to Happen. (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Hello Boys & Girls (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Jingles to Children / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Be Part of the Legend (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

DC Heroes Role Playing Game / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Become a Published Author in 6 Easy Steps with the PlayWriter Series (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

PlayWriter Series / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Loco Motion (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

AMT Models / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Go Voltron Force (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Voltron / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Giant Final Issue Spectacular!
    Crisis on Infinite Earths
  2. 1. Striking!
    Monogram Models, Inc.
  3. 2. Final Crisis
    Crisis on Infinite Earths
  4. 3. Striking!
    Monogram Models, Inc.
  5. 4. It Had to Happen.
    DC Comics
  6. 5. Hello Boys & Girls
    Jingles to Children
  7. 6. Be Part of the Legend
    DC Heroes Role Playing Game
  8. 7. Write Right Now!
  9. 8. Become a Published Author in 6 Easy Steps with the PlayWriter Series
    PlayWriter Series
  10. 9. Loco Motion
    AMT Models
  11. 10. Go Voltron Force
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