(August 2012)

DC, 2012 Series
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Price
3.99 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
2012-06-27
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Rated M Mature
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC [peel]
Barcode
761941309774 00111
Editing
Will Dennis (editor); Mark Doyle (associate editor); Camilla Zhang (assistant editor); Bob Harras (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Watchmen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Andy Kubert (credited, signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (credited, signed)
Colors
Brad Anderson (credited) (signed as BA)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Nite Owl [Dan Dreiberg]
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Keywords
chimney

No Such Thing As a Free Lunch (Table of Contents: 1)

Watchmen / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
J. Michael Straczynski (credited as J Michael Straczynski)
Pencils
Andy Kubert (credited)
Inks
Joe Kubert (credited)
Colors
Brad Anderson (credited)
Letters
Nick Napolitano (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
--Where a crowd of roughly seven thousand, many representing the students for a democratic society, held an anti-nuclear, anti-Dr. Manhattan march on Washington.
Feature Logo
Before Watchmen
Genre
superhero
Characters
Nite Owl [Dan Dreiberg]; William Dreiberg; Victoria Dreiberg; Nite Owl [Hollis Mason]; Crimebusters [Rorschach [Walter Kovacs]; Silk Spectre [Laurie Juspeczyk]; Captain Metropolis; Doctor Manhattan; Comedian]; Janey Slater
Synopsis
Young Daniel figures out who Nite Owl is and makes him train to be a superhero. Before Daniel can become his sidekick, the Nite Owl retires, handing over the cowl to his young protegé. In the years that follow, the new Nite Owl meets other heroes and teams up with Rorschach.
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The Devil in the Deep...! Part Four (Table of Contents: 2)

Crimson Corsair / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein (credited)
Pencils
John Higgins (credited)
Inks
John Higgins (credited)
Colors
John Higgins (credited)
Letters
Sal Cipriano (credited)
Editing
Mark Chiarello (editor); Camilla Zhang (assistant editor); Wil Moss (associate editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At the last possible instant, I thought to stop screaming and fill my lungs with precious air--
Feature Logo
The Curse of the Crimson Corsair
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
Gordon McClachlan; Raleigh (corpse)
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Indexer Notes

Story continues from Before Watchmen: Comedian (DC, 2012 series) #1 and follows in Before Watchmen: Ozymandias (DC, 2012 series) #1. Editing credits from Before Watchmen: Moloch (DC, 2013 series) #2.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Watchmen
  2. 1. No Such Thing As a Free Lunch
    Watchmen
  3. 2. The Devil in the Deep...! Part Four
    Crimson Corsair
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