([May] 2009)

DC, 2009 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
17.99 USD; 21.99 CAD
Pages
148
On-sale Date
2009-03-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
ISBN
978-1-4012-2135-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781401221355 51799
Editing
Joan Hilty (credited) (editor - original series); Rachel Gluckstern (credited) (editor - original series); Bob Joy (credited) (editor - collected edition)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
cardstock cover
Binding
softcover
Publishing Format
collected edition

Chimera (Table of Contents)

Checkmate / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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]; Chimera [Adam Sharp]]; Global Guardians [Crimson Fox; Freedom Beast [Dominic Mndawe]; Gloss [Xiang Po]; Jet [Celia Windward]; Manticore; Sandstorm; Tasmanian Devil [Hugh Dawkins]]
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Chimera, Part One: Opening Move (Table of Contents: 1)

Checkmate / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Chimera [Adam Sharp]; Checkmate [Black King [Taleb Beni Khalid]]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones (credited)
Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
Santiago Arcas (credited)
Letters
Travis Lanham (credited)

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Checkmate [Black King [Taleb Beni Khalid]; Black King's Bishop [August General in Iron; Fang Zhifu]; Chimera [Adam Sharp] (first appearance)]; Dr. Nakata; Dr. Brenner; Chloe Roberts (first appearance); Agnes Sharp (first appearance); Greg (first appearance; death); Smith (first appearance); Billings (first appearance); Sabil (first appearance; villain); Akhlut (villain); Canaima (first appearance; villain); Qi Yu (first appearance; villain)
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Chimera, Part Two: Heart of Ice (Table of Contents: 3)

Checkmate / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Chimera [Adam Sharp]; Checkmate [Black King's Knight [Fire; Beatriz Da Costa]]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones (credited)
Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
Santiago Arcas (credited)
Letters
Travis Lanham (credited)

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Checkmate [Black King [Taleb Beni Khalid]; Black King's Knight [Fire; Beatriz Da Costa]; Chimera [Adam Sharp]; Pawn 6 [Kevin] (dies)]; John; Dr. Brenner; Chloe Roberts; Agnes Sharp; Major Shinsky; Kai (first appearance; flashback); Azhi Dahaki (first appearance; villain; disguised as Pawn 6); Akhlut (villain; origin)
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Chimera, Part Three: Soul of Fire (Table of Contents: 5)

Checkmate / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Checkmate [Black King's Bishop [August General in Iron; Fang Zhifu]]; Akhlut; Canaima; Qi Yu
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones (credited)
Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
Santiago Arcas (credited)
Letters
Travis Lanham (credited)

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]; Chimera [Adam Sharp]]; Chloe Roberts; Major Shinsky; Azhi Dahaki (villain; disguised as Pawn 6); Akhlut (villain); Canaima (villain); Qi Yu (villain)
Reprints

Chimera, Part Four: Will of Iron, Part One (Table of Contents: 7)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Chimera [Adam Sharp]; Global Guardians [Crimson Fox; Gloss [Xiang Po]; Jet [Celia Windward]; Manticore; Sandstorm; Tasmanian Devil [Hugh Dawkins]]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones (credited)
Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
Santiago Arcas (credited)
Letters
Travis Lanham (credited)

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]; Chimera [Adam Sharp]]; Global Guardians [Crimson Fox; Freedom Beast [Dominic Mndawe]; Gloss [Xiang Po]; Jet [Celia Windward]; Manticore; Sandstorm; Tasmanian Devil [Hugh Dawkins]]; Chloe Roberts; Professor Hunt (first appearance); Mr. Ellsworth (first appearance); Azhi Dahaki (villain; disguised as Pawn 6); Canaima (villain); Qi Yu [as Qi-Yu] (villain)
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Chimera, Part Four: Will of Iron, Part, Part Two (Table of Contents: 9)

Checkmate / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Chimera [Adam Sharp]; Qi Yu
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones (credited)
Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
Santiago Arcas (credited)
Letters
Travis Lanham (credited)

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]; Chimera [Adam Sharp]]; Global Guardians [Crimson Fox; Freedom Beast [Dominic Mndawe]; Gloss [Xiang Po]; Manticore; Sandstorm; Tasmanian Devil [Hugh Dawkins]]; Chloe Roberts; Joseph (first appearance); Azhi Dahaki (villain; disguised as Pawn 6); Qi Yu [as Qi-Yu] (villain)
Reprints

Chimera, Part Six: Prophet of Death (Table of Contents: 11)

Checkmate / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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]; Chimera [Adam Sharp]]; Global Guardians [Crimson Fox; Freedom Beast [Dominic Mndawe]; Gloss [Xiang Po]; Jet [Celia Windward]; Manticore; Sandstorm; Tasmanian Devil [Hugh Dawkins]]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones (credited)
Pencils
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Inks
Manuel García (credited as Manuel Garcia)
Colors
Santiago Arcas (credited)
Letters
Travis Lanham (credited)

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]; Chimera [Adam Sharp]; Pawn 1]; Global Guardians [Crimson Fox; Freedom Beast [Dominic Mndawe]; Gloss [Xiang Po]; Jet [Celia Windward]; Manticore; Sandstorm; Tasmanian Devil [Hugh Dawkins]]; Chloe Roberts; Chen Lee (first appearance); Roberto (first appearance); Azhi Dahaki (villain; death)
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Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Chimera
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  2. 1. Chimera, Part One: Opening Move
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  3. 2. [no title indexed]
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  4. 3. Chimera, Part Two: Heart of Ice
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  5. 4. [no title indexed]
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  6. 5. Chimera, Part Three: Soul of Fire
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  7. 6. [no title indexed]
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  8. 7. Chimera, Part Four: Will of Iron, Part One
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
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  10. 9. Chimera, Part Four: Will of Iron, Part, Part Two
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  11. 10. [no title indexed]
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  12. 11. Chimera, Part Six: Prophet of Death
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  13. 12. [no title indexed]
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This issue was modified by, among others
  • Stanley Ho
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore