([July] 2008)

DC, 2008 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
14.99 USD; 16.99 CAD
Pages
172
On-sale Date
2008-05-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
ISBN
978-1-4012-1788-4 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401217884 51499
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
cardstock cover
Binding
softcover
Publishing Format
collected edition

The Fall of the Wall (Table of Contents)

Checkmate / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kalman Andrasofszky
Inks
Kalman Andrasofszky
Colors
Kalman Andrasofszky ?
Letters
?

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Checkmate [Black King [Taleb Beni Khalid]; Black Queen [Sasha Bordeaux]; White King [Michael Holt; Mr. Terrific]]
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Past Perfect (Table of Contents: 1)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka
Pencils
Joe Bennett; Joe Prado
Inks
Jack Jadson; Joe Prado
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] (joins); Black King's Knight [Fire; Beatriz Da Costa]; Black Queen [Sasha Bordeaux]; Black Queen's Bishop [Jessica Midnight]; White King [Michael Holt; Mr. Terrific]; White King's Bishop [Thinker]; White Queen [Amanda Waller]; White Queen's Bishop [King Faraday]]; Dr. Mid-Nite [Pieter Cross]; Hooty; Nite-Lite; Ice [Tora Olafsdotter]; Mirror Master [Evan McCulloch] (villain)
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Firewall (Table of Contents: 2)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka; Eric S. Trautmann
Pencils
Chris Samnee
Inks
Steve Bird
Colors
Santiago Arcas
Letters
Travis Lanham

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Checkmate [Black King [Taleb Beni Khalid]; Black King's Bishop [Shen Li Po]; Black King's Knight [Fire; Beatriz Da Costa]; Black Queen [Sasha Bordeaux]; White King [Michael Holt; Mr. Terrific]; White King's Bishop [Thinker]; White Queen [Amanda Waller]; White Queen's Bishop [King Faraday]; Pawn 111 (first appearance); Castellan [Carl Draper]; David Said (first appearance)]; Carla Draper (photo); Kobra Cult (villains); Mawzir (villain); League of Assassins (villains)
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Fall of the Wall, Part 1 (Table of Contents: 3)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka
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 Queen's Bishop [King Faraday]; White Queen's Knight [Werner Vertigo; Count Vertigo]]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; also as Taleb Beni Khalid]; Oracle [Barbara Gordon]; Suicide Squad [Rick Flag; Bronze Tiger [Ben Turner]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]]; Ambassador Trautman; Scandal Savage (villain)
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Fall of the Wall, Part 2 (Table of Contents: 4)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka
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 [Amanda Waller]; White Queen's Bishop [King Faraday]; Pawn 647 [Marcel]]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; also as Taleb Beni Khalid]; Suicide Squad [Rick Flag; Bronze Tiger [Ben Turner]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; The General [Wade Eiling]; Multiplex; Plastique [Bette Sans Souci]]; Ambassador Trautman; Secretary General Addy; Ghost Fox Killer; Hyena [Divan Shi] (villain); Killer Croc [Waylon Jones] (villain); Mr. Freeze [Victor Friese] (villain); Scandal Savage (villain); Sickle (villain)
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Fall of the Wall, Conclusion (Table of Contents: 5)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka
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]; White King [Michael Holt; Mr. Terrific]; White King's Knight [Tommy Jagger]; White Queen [Amanda Waller] (resigns); White Queen's Knight [Werner Vertigo; Count Vertigo]]; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz]; Suicide Squad [Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; Nightshade [Eve Eden]]; Ambassador Trautman; Secretary General Addy; Mawzir (villain; flashback)
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La Vie En Sang (Table of Contents: 6)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka; Eric Trautmann
Pencils
Chris Samnee
Inks
Chris Samnee
Colors
Santiago Arcas
Letters
Travis Lanham

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Checkmate [Black Queen [Sasha Bordeaux]; Black Queen's Bishop [Jessica Midnight]; Black Queen's Knight [Josephine Tautin; Mademoiselle Marie] (origin); White Queen [Valentina Vostok] (joins)]; Secretary General Addy; Mademoiselle Marie [Lady Elisabeth Saint-Marie] (flashback); Comte De Nevers (flashback); Mademoiselle Marie [Countess Margaux de Mortain] (flashback); General Lafayette (flashback); Mademoiselle Marie [Sabine Roth] (flashback); Officer Thierry Desmarais; Samantha Desmarais; Madeleine Desmarais; Saleh
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La Vie En Sang, Part Deux (Table of Contents: 7)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka; Eric Trautmann
Pencils
Chris Samnee
Inks
Chris Samnee
Colors
Santiago Arcas
Letters
Travis Lanham

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Checkmate [Black Queen [Sasha Bordeaux]; Black Queen's Bishop [Jessica Midnight]; Black Queen's Knight [Josephine Tautin; Mademoiselle Marie] (origin); White Queen [Valentina Vostok]; White Queen's Bishop [Zviad Baazovi; Bad Samaritan] (joins); White Queen's Knight [Captain Chazov; Rocket Red] (joins)]; Secretary General Addy; Mademoiselle Marie [Lady Elisabeth Saint-Marie] (flashback); Mademoiselle Marie [Countess Margaux de Mortain] (flashback); Mademoiselle Marie [Marie Salomon] (flashback); Mademoiselle Marie [Zoe Magnier] (flashback); Mademoiselle Marie [Simone Michel-Levy] (flashback); Mademoiselle Marie [Anais Guillot] (flashback); Mademoiselle Marie [Sabine Roth] (flashback; origin); Officer Thierry Desmarais; Samantha Desmarais; Madeleine Desmarais; Saleh; Colonel Burkel (flashback; villain; death)
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Fall of the Wall
    Checkmate
  2. 1. Past Perfect
    Checkmate
  3. 2. Firewall
    Checkmate
  4. 3. Fall of the Wall, Part 1
    Checkmate
  5. 4. Fall of the Wall, Part 2
    Checkmate
  6. 5. Fall of the Wall, Conclusion
    Checkmate
  7. 6. La Vie En Sang
    Checkmate
  8. 7. La Vie En Sang, Part Deux
    Checkmate
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