(August 1998)

DC, 1998 Series
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Price
4.95 USD; 6.95 CAD
Pages
84
On-sale Date
1998-06-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
761941213880 00111
Editing
Paul Kupperberg; L. A. Williams (assistant editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flash / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pop Mhan (signed)
Inks
Chris Ivy (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Wally West]; Impulse [Bart Allen] (inset); Flash [Jay Garrick] (inset); Jesse Quick (inset)
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The Speed of Life (Table of Contents: 1)

Flash / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Pop Mhan
Inks
Chris Ivy
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
Gaspar Saladino [as Gaspar]

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Wally West; also as Kid Flash]; Mary West; Rudolph West; Frances Kane [Frankie Kane]; Linda Park; Iris West Allen; Impulse [Bart Allen]
Synopsis
Wally ponders what his life might have been like if he had never become Kid Flash.
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Dark of the Sun (Table of Contents: 2)

The Flash / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
John Byrne
Colors
Mike Danza
Letters
John Byrne

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Jay Garrick]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Iris West; Joan Garrick; the Shade
Synopsis
The two Flashes defeat the Shade through teamwork.
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Indexer Notes

Story takes place on the first anniversary of the two Flashes' first team-up.

The 5,000 Rats of Bartholomew Allen (Table of Contents: 3)

Impulse / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Todd Dezago
Pencils
Ethan Van Sciver
Inks
Ethan Van Sciver
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
Albert DeGuzman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Impulse [Bart Allen]; Max Mercury; Gorilla Grodd
Synopsis
Impulse inadvertenly thwarts Gorilla Grodd.

The Professional (Table of Contents: 4)

Jesse Quick / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Christopher Priest
Pencils
Mike Collins
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
John Kalisz
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jesse Quick; Captain Boomerang; Impulse (cameo)
Synopsis
Captain Boomerang escapes from Jesse.

Thunder and Lightning (Table of Contents: 5)

Max Mercury / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Jan Friedman
Pencils
Craig Rousseau
Inks
Vince Russell
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Lightning [Max Mercury]; Babe Ruth
Synopsis
Max saves Babe Ruth from kidnappers.

Indexer Notes

Story takes place in 1921.

Split-Seconds (Table of Contents: 6)

John Fox, the Future Flash / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Brian Augustyn
Pencils
Oscar Jimenez
Inks
Eduardo Alfuente
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
John Fox (the Future Flash); Iris West (cameo)
Synopsis
John Fox helps Iris West's true parents send her from the 30th to the 20th Century.

Your Life Is My Business (Table of Contents: 7)

Flash / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Millar
Pencils
Ariel Olivetti
Inks
Ariel Olivetti
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
Bob Lappan

Genre
superhero
Characters
Flash [Wally West]; Mark Millar
Synopsis
Flash helps Mark Millar write a story.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flash
  2. 1. The Speed of Life
    Flash
  3. 2. Dark of the Sun
    The Flash
  4. 3. The 5,000 Rats of Bartholomew Allen
    Impulse
  5. 4. The Professional
    Jesse Quick
  6. 5. Thunder and Lightning
    Max Mercury
  7. 6. Split-Seconds
    John Fox, the Future Flash
  8. 7. Your Life Is My Business
    Flash
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