Checkmate #1 [2nd Printing]
(June 2006)

DC, 2006 Series
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Price
2.99 USD; 4.00 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
2006-05-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [swirl]
Barcode
761941253275 00112
Editing
Joan Hilty; Rachel Gluckstern (Assistant)

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Checkmate (DC, 2006 series) #1 [1st Printing].

The Game of Kings Part #1 (Table of Contents: 1)

Checkmate / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Rucka
Pencils
Jesús Saiz
Inks
Jesús Saiz
Colors
Tanya Horie; Richard Horie
Letters
Travis Lanham

Genre
superhero
Characters
Amanda Waller; Alan Scott [Green Lantern]; Sasha Bordeaux; Fire [Beatriz da Costa]; Jessica Midnight; Mr. Terrific [Michael Holt]; Jonah McCarthy; Ambassador Shi; Kobra; Count Vertigo (cameo); King Faraday (cameo); Shen Li Po (cameo); Taleb Beni Khalid (cameo); Thomas Jagger (cameo)
Synopsis
Sasha Bordeaux, Fire, and Jonah McCarthy infiltrate a Kobra base to find the source of a biotoxin. Alan Scott and Amanda Waller attend a meeting of Checkmate's UN oversite committee reviewing the organization's mandate.
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Indexer Notes

First appearances of: Ambassador Shi; Jonah McCarthy; Shen Li Po; Taleb Beni Khalid; and Thomas Jagger. Also, the death of Jonah McCarthy.

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

DC Nation / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

[Various] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 12 pages (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. The Game of Kings Part #1
    Checkmate
  2. 2. [no title indexed]
    DC Nation
  3. 3. [Various]
This issue was modified by
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore