Top 10 #11
(May 2001)

DC, 1999 Series
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Price
2.95 USD; 4.95 CAD
Pages
36
On-sale Date
2001-03-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
America's Best Comics, LLC
Brand
America's Best Comics
Barcode
761941220246 01111
Editing
Jeff Mariotte (Assistant Editor); Scott Dunbier (Editor); Jim Lee (Editorial Director)

His First Day on the New Job... (Table of Contents)

Top 10 / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Ha
Inks
Gene Ha
Colors
Alex Sinclair
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Smax; Toybox; Hyperdog; Shock-Headed Peter; Irma Geddon; Joe Pi; Captain Traynor
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Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Todd Klein via http://kleinletters.com/.

His First Day on the New Job (Table of Contents: 1)

Top 10 / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Moore
Pencils
Zander Cannon (Layouts); Gene Ha (Pencils)
Inks
Gene Ha
Colors
Alex Sinclair
Letters
Todd Klein

Genre
superhero
Characters
Smax; Toybox; Hyperdog [Kemlo]; Jack Phantom; Shock-Headed Peter; Irma Geddon; Peregrine; Joe Pi; Captain Traynor [Jetman]; Shirley Teller; Mickey Millions; Roy Radium [Science Lad]; Johnny Thunder's Thunderbolt (cameo); Wonder Woman ("updated" version from 1968) (cameo); Philip J. Fry (cameo); Turanga Leela (cameo); Bender (cameo); Red Tornado [Ma Hunkel] (cameo); Forbush-Man (cameo); the Invisible Man (Claude Rains movie) (cameo); Larry Trainor (Negative Man) (cameo); Nurse Spratt (Fables) (cameo); Oscar Wilde (cameo); Odin (cameo); Fu Manchu (cameo); Deadman (cameo); Ghost Rider (Marvel Comics version) (cameo); the Ghostly Trio (cameo); Casper the Friendly Ghost (cameo); the Spirit (cameo); Ebony (cameo); the Hanged Man (cameo); Powerpuff Girls (cameo); Beppo the Supermonkey (cameo); Peter Parker (cameo)
Synopsis
Joe Pi meets great resistance when he joins Top 10, both because he's replacing the late Girl 1 and because many officers resent working with an Artificial Intelligence. By his high skills and his deep empathy, he begins to win acceptance.
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Keywords
A. I.; Artificial Intelligence; funeral; grief; police; prejudice; robot

Indexer Notes

The story contains numerous references to other comics or literature, often in artwork or in wordplay. These include: Stan Lee; Plastic Man; Spider-Man No More! (The Amazing Spider-Man # 50); Tetsuo; Futurama; Batman (1966 TV show); Superman, King of Earth (Action Comics # 311-312); Dr. Fate; Soylent Green; Elektra; Professor X; Jean Gray; Scott Summers; Reed Richards; Warren Worthington; Richie Rich; Chibi; George W. Bush; Justice League of America; Monster League of Evil; Boy George; Animal Man; Vykin the Black; Mother Box; Thor; Engels & Marx; Iron Man; Silver Surfer; Elzie Segar [E. C. Segar]; Blackhawks; NYPD Blue; Tetsuo.

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

The Donut Shop / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers: David Rakonitz, Ken Payne, Alex Wills, Bryant Burnette, Ricky D. Snyder, Trason, Anthony Smith

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. His First Day on the New Job...
    Top 10
  2. 1. His First Day on the New Job
    Top 10
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Donut Shop
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