(April 2010)

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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
2010-02-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
Barcode
761941200019 88611
Editing
Matt Idelson; Wil Moss (Assistant)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 544, 600)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is Red Shield Continuity #27, and went on sale on time. "Printed by World Color Press, Inc, Montreal, QC, Canada. 02/03/10." It also features "World Against [S-shield]" promotion on the cover.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Nightwing and Flamebird / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carlos Alberto Fernandez Urbano [as CAFU] (signed)
Inks
Carlos Alberto Fernandez Urbano [as CAFU] (signed)
Colors
Santiago Arcas (signed)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Nightwing [Chris Kent]; Flamebird [Thara Ak-Var]; Rao; Captain Atom (headshot)
Keywords
heat vision

Divine Spark Part 4 (Table of Contents: 1)

Nightwing and Flamebird; Superman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka; Eric Trautmann
Pencils
Pere Pérez (pages 1-4, 15-22); Fernando Dagnino (pages 5-14)
Inks
Pere Pérez (pages 1-4, 15-22); Fernando Dagnino (pages 5-14)
Colors
Javier Mena
Letters
Rob Leigh

Genre
superhero
Characters
Nightwing [Chris Kent]; Flamebird [Thara Ak-Var]; Rao (flashback); The Flamebird (flashback); Vohc (flashback); The Nightwing (flashback); Jax-Ur; Gazzi (cameo, death); Wazir (cameo, death); Kellie (cameo, death); Jerome (cameo, death)
Synopsis
Chris uses a Sunstone crystal called The Book of Rao to experience the history of Rao, Vohc, The Flamebird, and The Nightwing. That night, Jax-Ur talks with Flamebird, inviting them to his lab, but it's a trap.
Keywords
The Book of Rao

Indexer Notes

Story continued from last and continues in the next issue. There is Kryptonese dialog in this issue, but it is all translated into English.

Chapter Eight (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Atom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
James Robinson
Pencils
Carlos Alberto Fernandez Urbano [as CAFU]
Inks
Javier Bergantiño [as BIT]
Colors
Santiago Arcas
Letters
Rob Leigh

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Atom [Nathaniel Adam]; ShadowPact [Detective Chimp; Ragman; Enchantress; Blue Devil]; Justice League of America [Mon-El; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Cyborg]; Demon (cameo); Nightshade (cameo); Nightmaster (cameo); Amethyst (cameo); Quisp [Qwsp] (cameo); The Great Ten [The Socialist Red Guardsman; August General in Iron; Ghost Fox Killer] (cameo)
Synopsis
The Shadow Pact identify Mirabai's world as Sorcerer's World, and help Captain Atom get there via a path through China, the Himalayas, and Skartaris.
Keywords
Skartaris; Sorcerer's World

Indexer Notes

Story continued from the previous issue and continues in the next issue.

First Wave Special Sneak Preview (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

First Wave / promo (ad from the publisher) / 5 pages (report information)

[February 10, 2010] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

DC Nation / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[House Advertisements] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[Ads] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 5 pages (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Nightwing and Flamebird
  2. 1. Divine Spark Part 4
    Nightwing and Flamebird; Superman
  3. 2. Chapter Eight
    Captain Atom
  4. 3. First Wave Special Sneak Preview
    First Wave
  5. 4. [February 10, 2010]
    DC Nation
  6. 5. [House Advertisements]
  7. 6. [Ads]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Allen Ross
  • Gregory Fischer
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  • Kelly Langston-Smith
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  • Allen Ross
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
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