(November 1990)

DC, 1990 Series
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Price
4.95 USD; 5.95 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1990-10-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Michael Eury (editor); KC Carlson (associate editor); Dan Thorsland (assistant editor); Arlene Lo (copy editor); Robert Greenberger (consulting editor); Jenette Kahn (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Who's Who / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
George Pérez (signed)
Colors
Tom McCraw

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All new art & entries in exclusive loose-leaf format!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Who's Who / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Eury
Letters
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I would like to thank you and all those associated with this project for the return of Who's Who.

Indexer Notes

Letters from Philippe Boulle and Jazz Walker. On the inside front and inside back covers.

Barter (Table of Contents: 2)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Kesel; Karl Kesel
Pencils
Scott Hanna (signed)
Inks
Scott Hanna (signed)
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
typeset

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The modest sign above his shop says:
Genre
superhero
Characters
Barter

Blaze (Table of Contents: 3)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
Brett Breeding (signed)
Inks
Brett Breeding (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
typeset

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Blaze is a demonic entry who claims to be the supreme and absolute ruler of an extra-dimensional netherworld.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Blaze [Angelica Blaze]

Blue Beetle (Table of Contents: 4)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Kevin Dooley
Pencils
Ty Templeton
Inks
Ty Templeton
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
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Growing up, young Ted Kord found he had a head for science, business, and just about anything he put his mind to because he wasn't afraid to take risks.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Blue Beetle [Ted Kord]

Cheetah (Table of Contents: 5)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Kevin Maguire (signed)
Inks
George Pérez (signed)
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
typeset

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Barbara Ann Minerva had carved out a reputation as an archeologist and treasure hunter, but at a great cost.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Cheetah [Barbara Ann Minerva]
Reprints

Chronos (Table of Contents: 6)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
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David Clinton was a small-time thief whose problem was his lack of planning.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Chronos [David Clinton]

Desaad (Table of Contents: 7)

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Script
Peter Sanderson
Pencils
Keith Giffen
Inks
Will Blyberg
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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One of the earliest allies of Darkseid in his rise to power on the planet Apokolips.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Desaad

Fastbak (Table of Contents: 8)

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Script
Peter Sanderson
Pencils
Tom Lyle
Inks
Scott Hanna
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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Fastbak, one of the youngest New Gods, is a native of New Genesis, the peaceful sister planet of Darkseid's dismal home world Apokolips.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fastbak

Granny Goodness (Table of Contents: 9)

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Script
Robert Greenberger
Pencils
Matt Wagner (signed)
Inks
Matt Wagner (signed)
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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If a child on Apokolips proves himself worthy, his greatest reward could be an assignment to Granny Goodness's orphanage.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Granny Goodness

Human Target (Table of Contents: 10)

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Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
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Christopher Chance is a private detective and bodyguard with a unique approach to his profession.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Target [Christopher Chance]

KGBeast; NKVDemon (Table of Contents: 11)

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Script
Peter Sanderson
Pencils
Jim Aparo (signed)
Inks
Jim Aparo (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
typeset

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Anatoli Knyazev, the KGBeast, was an extraordinary assassin who was in the employ of the KGB, the Soviet Union's secret police and intelligence agency.
Genre
superhero
Characters
KGBeast; NKVDemon

Khunds (Table of Contents: 12)

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Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Pat Broderick
Inks
Pat Broderick
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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The inhabitants of the planet Khund are, by human standards, excessively antagonistic and aggressive.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Khunds

Lightning Lord (Table of Contents: 13)

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Script
Tom Bierbaum; Mary Bierbaum
Pencils
Craig Brasfield
Inks
Al Gordon
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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Mekt Ranzz was born into a successful farming family on Winath, but without a twin - a rare occurrence on his home planet.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lightning Lord [Mekt Ranzz]

Lightray (Table of Contents: 14)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Sanderson
Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks
Arthur Adams (signed)
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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Lightray was originally a child named Sollis, one of the New Gods living on the planet New Genesis.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lightray

Persuader (Table of Contents: 15)

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Script
Tom Bierbaum; Mary Bierbaum
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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Nyuen Chun Ti grew up in rough sections of the United Planets where nothing was more important than proving your manhood by standing up to any and all challenges.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Persuader [Nyuen Chun Ti]

Phantom Lady (Table of Contents: 16)

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Script
Len Strazewski
Pencils
Adam Hughes (signed)
Inks
Adam Hughes (signed)
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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When Dee Tyler returned to her father's home in Washington, D.C.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Dee Tyler]

Plastic Man (Table of Contents: 17)

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Script
Phil Foglio
Pencils
Hilary Barta
Inks
Hilary Barta
Colors
Rick Taylor
Letters
Hilary Barta ?; typeset

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Hey, that tickles!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Plastic Man [Eel O'Brian]

Rocket Red (Table of Contents: 18)

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Script
Kevin Dooley; Peter Sanderson
Pencils
Bart Sears
Inks
Bart Sears
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
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In the time before the glasnost, the Soviet government, concerned over the number of super-beings in the United States, decided to create a regiment of armored superhumans to reestablish the balance of power.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Rocket Red [Dmitri Pushkin]

S.T.A.R. Labs (Table of Contents: 19)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Greenberger
Pencils
Tom Grummett (signed)
Inks
Al Vey (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
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Garrison State had a dream.
Genre
superhero
Characters
S.T.A.R. Labs staff
Keywords
S.T.A.R. Labs

Troia (Table of Contents: 20)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
George Pérez (signed)
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
typeset

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The background of Donna Troy is confused and shrouded in mystery.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Troia

Ultra the Multi-Alien (Table of Contents: 21)

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Script
Robert Greenberger
Pencils
John K. Snyder III
Inks
John K. Snyder III
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
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Sometime in the future, Earth successfully navigated the solar system and developed a booming business in shuttling tourists from planet to planet.
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Ultra the Multi-Alien

Vandal Savage (Table of Contents: 22)

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Script
Peter Sanderson
Pencils
Mike Parobeck (signed)
Inks
Jose Marzan, Jr. (signed)
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
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Roughly 50,000 years ago, Vandal Savage was a member of the Blood People, a tribe of Cro-Magnons (forerunners of Homo sapiens).
Genre
superhero
Characters
Vandal Savage

Vril Dox (Table of Contents: 23)

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Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
Barry Kitson
Inks
Barry Kitson
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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Vril Dox II is a native of the planet Colu, home of an advanced race of beings with superior intellect.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Vril Dox

Weather Wizard (Table of Contents: 24)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Greenberger
Pencils
Alan Weiss
Inks
Alan Weiss
Colors
Anthony Tollin
Letters
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Mark Madon was a common criminal until fortune changed his life.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Weather Wizard [Mark Mardon]

Wonder Woman (Table of Contents: 25)

Who's Who / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Waid
Pencils
George Pérez (signed)
Inks
George Pérez (signed)
Colors
Tom McCraw
Letters
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In the year 1200 B.C., a group of Olympian goddesses led by Artemis traveled to the Cavern of Souls, home of the spirits of thousands of women who had died before their time and who had been intercepted by Gaea, the Earth goddess.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Woman [Diana]

Backcover (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

Who's Who / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["All new art & entries in exclusive loose-leaf format!"]
    Who's Who
  2. 1. ["I would like to thank you and all those associated with this project for the return of Who's Who."]
    Who's Who
  3. 2. Barter
    Who's Who
  4. 3. Blaze
    Who's Who
  5. 4. Blue Beetle
    Who's Who
  6. 5. Cheetah
    Who's Who
  7. 6. Chronos
    Who's Who
  8. 7. Desaad
    Who's Who
  9. 8. Fastbak
    Who's Who
  10. 9. Granny Goodness
    Who's Who
  11. 10. Human Target
    Who's Who
  12. 11. KGBeast; NKVDemon
    Who's Who
  13. 12. Khunds
    Who's Who
  14. 13. Lightning Lord
    Who's Who
  15. 14. Lightray
    Who's Who
  16. 15. Persuader
    Who's Who
  17. 16. Phantom Lady
    Who's Who
  18. 17. Plastic Man
    Who's Who
  19. 18. Rocket Red
    Who's Who
  20. 19. S.T.A.R. Labs
    Who's Who
  21. 20. Troia
    Who's Who
  22. 21. Ultra the Multi-Alien
    Who's Who
  23. 22. Vandal Savage
    Who's Who
  24. 23. Vril Dox
    Who's Who
  25. 24. Weather Wizard
    Who's Who
  26. 25. Wonder Woman
    Who's Who
  27. 26. Backcover
    Who's Who
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