Suicide Squad #21 [Direct]
([Winter] 1988)

DC, 1987 Series
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Price
1.00 USD; 1.35 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1988-10-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Robert Greenberger
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Rogues (Table of Contents)

Suicide Squad / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Luke McDonnell (signed)
Inks
Karl Kesel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero; spy
Characters
Nightshade
Reprints

Rogues (Table of Contents: 1)

Suicide Squad / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
John Ostrander
Pencils
Luke McDonnell
Inks
Karl Kesel
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
G-4211
Genre
superhero; spy
Characters
Amanda Waller; Suicide Squad [Rick Flag; Captain Boomerang [George Harkness; also as Digger]; June Moone [Enchantress]; Nightshade [Eve Eden]]; Derek Tolliver (dies); Warden John Economos; Murph [Daniel Murphy]; Flo Crawley; Simon LaGrieve; Mary White (Amanda's sister); Mitch Sekofsky
Synopsis
With the political conventions over, the election race is on and Senator Cray demands action from the Squad. What will happen? To start with, Flag goes AWOL, Amanda has a showdown with Derek Tolliver, June and Eve have an interesting encounter and everything is about to hit the fan all over again. [per next issue box]
Reprints

Bonus Book! No. 10 (Table of Contents: 2)

Bronze Tiger / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Peter Krause
Inks
Fred Butler
Colors
Matt Webb
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bronze Tiger [Ben Turner]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Cover" for Bonus Book insert.

Deadly Perspective (Table of Contents: 3)

Bronze Tiger / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Larry Ganem
Pencils
Peter Krause
Inks
Fred Butler
Colors
Matt Web
Letters
Helen Vesik
Editing
Joey Cavalieri; Joe Orlando (executive editor)

Job Number
G-4116
Genre
superhero; martial arts
Characters
Bronze Tiger [Ben Turner]; Amanda Waller; Louis Daniel DeMarco (dies); VILLAIN: Neiko
Synopsis
Bronze Tiger must take down a deadly assassin.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bonus Book No. 10; inserted between pages 12 & 13 of main story.

What's a DC Bonus Book? (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Article discussing the bonus books and give a brief biography of this books creators.

Suicide Notes (Table of Contents: 5)

Suicide Notes / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Greenberger
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-3427

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Steve Bedard, Donnie Matthews, Anthony R. Cardno, Erich Mees, T.E. Pouncey, Seth Ball, Josef Ferguson, John Q. Gerdes and Phil Rose - and responses from Bob Greenberger.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Rogues
    Suicide Squad
  2. 1. Rogues
    Suicide Squad
  3. 2. Bonus Book! No. 10
    Bronze Tiger
  4. 3. Deadly Perspective
    Bronze Tiger
  5. 4. What's a DC Bonus Book?
  6. 5. Suicide Notes
    Suicide Notes
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