John Broome, Bob Kanigher & Carmine Infantino The first appearance and origin of the Silver Age Flash, Barry Allen, and his wife, Iris West! This issue officially begins the Silver Age of comics with Barry Allen serving as the first DC Silver Age superhero!
Bob Kanigher, John Broome, Carmine Infantino, Frank Giacoia, Joe Giella, Joe Kubert & Murphy Anderson The earliest adventures of the Flash-police scientist Barry Allen and star of the hit TV series THE FLASH on the CW! These classic stories from the 1950s tell the origin of the Flash, his discovery of his incredible super-speed, and the introductions of the first of his "Rogues Gallery" of super-villains-including Captain Cold, Gorilla Grodd and Weather Wizard, the Pied Piper, Mirror Master and Mr. Element. Also in this volume, witness the debut appearances of fellow heroes Kid Flash and the Elongated Man! Collects SHOWCASE #4, #8 and #14, and THE FLASH #105-112.
Geoff Johns, Gardner Fox, John Broome, Bob Kanigher, Carmine Infantino, Francis Manapul & Ethan Van Sciver THE FLASH: A CELEBRATION OF 75 YEARS collects a wide range of stories featuring the Scarlet Speedster, ranging his seven decades as a mainstay in the DC Comics universe. From the original Flash, Jay Garrick, to his successors Barry Allen and Wally West, the mantle of this beloved hero has made him burst beyond the printed page into a pop culture symbol. This anthology graphic novel collects stories from the industry's legendary talents, including Gardner Fox, John Broome and Geoff Johns.
Gerry Conway, Bob Kanigher, Marc Andreyko, John F. Moore, P. Craig Russell, Brian Apthorp, Duncan Fegredo, Irv Novick & Javier Pina GOTHAM’S DEADLIEST BEAUTY Poison Ivy was once Dr. Pamela Lillian Isley, a young woman with a unique fascination with botany and toxicology. But then she was seduced and later experimented on by her mentor, Professor Jason Woodrue, also known as the super-villain Floronic Man. Now a constant thorn in Batman’s side, Poison Ivy uses the toxins in her bloodstream to make her touch fatal to whomever she chooses, giving her the ability to create pheromones that make men her slaves while she stops at nothing to ensure plant life will retake Earth. BATMAN ARKHAM: POISON IVY collects some of the villain's greatest stories by some of the industry's greatest creators, including Robert Kanigher (THE FLASH), Gerry Conway (JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA), Neil Gaiman (THE SANDMAN), Guillem March (CATWOMAN), P. Craig Russell (WONDER WOMAN), Mark Buckingham (FABLES) and many more! Collects BATMAN #181, #339, BATMAN: LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #42-43, BATMAN: POISON IVY #1, BATMAN: SHADOW OF THE BAT ANNUAL #3, BATMAN VILLAIN SECRET FILES #1, DETECTIVE COMICS #23.1, GOTHAM CITY SIRENS #8, JOKER’S ASYLUM: POISON IVY #1, SECRET ORIGINS #36, THE BATMAN CHRONICLES #10, WHO'S WHO: THE DEFINITIVE DIRECTORY OF THE DC UNIVERSE #18, WHO’S WHO IN THE DC UNIVERSE #5 and WORLD’S FINEST COMICS #251-252.
Bob Kanigher, Greg Rucka, Brian Azzarello, Phil Jimenez, William Moulton Marston, Cliff Chiang, Mike Deodato, Mike Sekowsky & Harry G. Peter The most recognizable superheroine of all time, Wonder Woman has been an essential part of the DC Universe and an icon for female empowerment for more than 75 years. Armed with her lasso of truth and her bullet-stopping bracelets, the Amazon Princess journeys into Man’s World again and again, spreading her mission of peace and goodwill and fiercely battling injustice where she finds it. She’s a princess, a warrior and an ambassador. Beautiful as Aphrodite, wise as Athena, stronger than Hercules, swifter than Mercury...she is Wonder Woman! WONDER WOMAN: A CELEBRATION OF 75 YEARS collects more than 400 pages of the iconic heroine’s best stories, from her first appearance by William Moulton Marston and H.G. Peter, to her mod ’60s redesign by Denny O’Neil and Mike Sekowsky, to her present-day adventures by Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang. Other legendary talents featured include George Pérez, Darwyn Cooke, Robert Kanigher, Gene Colan, Phil Jimenez, Mike Deodato, Greg Rucka, Gail Simone and more. Collects ALL-STAR COMICS #8; SENSATION COMICS #1; WONDER WOMAN (1942-) #7, #28, #64, #93, #99, #107, #142, #177, #179, #195, #204, #288, #600; WONDER WOMAN (1987-) #1; WONDER WOMAN vol. 3 #0; JUSTICE LEAGUE: NEW FRONTIER SPECIAL #1; SENSATION COMICS FEATURING WONDER WOMAN (2014-) #1 and #7.
William Moulton Marston, Leo Dorfman, Bob Kanigher, Jim Mooney, Carmine Infantino, Win Mortimer, Curt Swan & Harry G. Peter In this 96-page special issue including "The Untold Story of Argo City,î ñSupergirl's Rival Parents,î ñThe Black Canary,î "Trap of Crimson Flame,î ñIn the Hands of the Merciless!,î ñThe Duel of the Gimmicksî and ñThe Black Magic of Supergirl!î
Bob Kanigher, Gardner Fox, Carmine Infantino, Sheldon Moldoff & Chic Stone The first appearance of Poison Ivy in “Beware of Poison Ivy!” Poison Ivy challenges the reigning female villains in Gotham City. Batman and Robin are on the move to stop her, but they’re both at risk of falling victim to her charms! Content scan quality may vary.
Bob Haney, Mike W. Barr, Gerry Conway, Cary Burkett, Alan Brennert, Bob Kanigher & Jim Aparo Written by legendary scribes including Len Wein, Bob Haney and Denny O’Neil, the stories included in this volume highlight Jim Aparo as one of the greatest Batman artists of his generation, as well as a profound influence on the generation of creators that followed. As one of the premier Batman artists for over two decades, Jim Aparo has been responsible for some of the Dark Knight’s most memorable and defining moments. This volume showcases some of the earliest exploits of the Caped Crusader that were drawn by the legendary artist! LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT: VOL. 3 collects Batman’s infamous exploits from DETECTIVE COMICS #444-446, BATMAN FAMILY #17, THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #152, 154-155, 157-162, 168-170, 173-178, 180-182 and THE UNTOLD LEGEND OF THE BATMAN #1-3, along with more classic Jim Aparo covers from DETECTIVE COMICS and THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD.
Bob Haney, E. Nelson Bridwell, Bob Kanigher, George Papp, Neal Adams & Carmine Infantino “THE IMPOSSIBLE ESCAPE!” The Batman is called to the Gotham Art Museum to stop a bunch of heavily armed thieves from stealing an ancient Hotep statue, which is believed to contain the secret of everlasting life. There he is met by Inspector Siyad of the Egyptian police, who claims the statue was stolen from his country and sold illegally. Batman is asked to investigate the legitimacy of the purchase, and at the same time see if the old legends about the statue are true. Batman travels to Egypt, where he crosses paths with Mister Miracle!
Bob Kanigher & Ross Andru “RAID OF THE DINOSAURS!” The Suicide Squad, disbanded since its last appearance, reunites to fight the menace of dinosaurs that appear after Karin Grace has painted them in pictures! “THREAT OF THE GIANT EYE!” Following a lead given them by a downed flier, the Suicide Squad parachutes onto an island where they meet with Polyphemus, the legendary leader of the Cyclopes!
Len Wein, Bob Kanigher, John Broome, Carmine Infantino, Irv Novick & Dick Giordano “A Kind Of Miracle In Central City.” Featuring nuns who go after crooks that are using a church to store pilfered goods, and Barry and Iris attend a church social. Also, when Kid Flash traces a mysterious explosion to another dimension, he finds that it was caused by the K-10 gang.
John Broome, Don Cameron, Bob Kanigher, Carmine Infantino, Lee Elias & Mort Meskin Reprinting adventures of the Flash from issues past—featuring "The Amazing Race Against Time," "Duet of Danger," and more!
Bob Kanigher, Russ Heath & Ross Andru “THE GOLDEN MONSTER.” A group of scuba divers meet each other during a dive in the Pacific to find a sunken treasure. Unfortunately for them, they find a huge sea monster waiting to devour them!
Bob Kanigher, Russ Heath & Ross Andru “THE PRIZE FLIPPERS.” The Sea Devils compete to win the flippers that belong to Dane's father. Everyone knows how badly Nicky wants them, so they each disparage their own efforts in the competition.
Henry Boltinoff, Bob Kanigher, Jack Schiff, Julius Schwartz, Curt Swan, Morris Waldinger & Ross Andru This Golden Age comic features Wonder Woman granting wishes for aiding America and includes guest appearances by Superboy, Wonder Girl and more!
Bob Kanigher & Irv Novick Flash discovers that Iris is really a native of the 30th Century (she was born in 2945); he follows her there and learns that her parents and the citizens of that time are under attack by an Asian invader named Sirik.
Mike Friedrich, Bob Kanigher, Gil Kane & Don Heck While trying to help some teenaged orphans, Flash receives a blow to the head and believes he's eight years old again and not The Flash. "Call It...Magic"!
Bob Haney, Bob Rozakis, Bob Kanigher, Jim Aparo & Nick Cardy “GRASP OF THE KILLER CULT!” Featuring Batman and the Spectre as they team up to investigate a series of strange and bizarre murders. The Teen Titans battle an invasion from another dimension in “THE DIMENSIONAL CAPER!” Plus, “KNIGHT FOR A DAY!” featuring Silent Knight!
Jack Schiff, Bob Kanigher, Julius Schwartz, Henry Boltinoff, Bob Oksner, Ross Andru & Morris Waldinger Athena asks Hippolyta to choose a champion from the Amazons to go to Man's World and fight crime and injustice.
Bob Kanigher, Julius Schwartz, Ross Andru & Bernard Baily Who is Wonder Woman? Where did she come from? How did she obtain her invincible powers? So many times have these questions been askedÑand the time has come to release the answers!
Bob Kanigher & Ross Andru Flash must stop Captain Vulcan and his plan to take out all the American nuclear missiles after capturing the sub Trident; Flash battles sea creatures and is too late to rescue a sunken ship.
Bob Kanigher, Mike Friedrich & Gil Kane Flash is ambushed by a group of crooks from his past but is saved by a mystery dog. "Fugitive From Blind Justice" (Part Two); Flash saves Lightning from being put to sleep after Lighting is accused of killing his master. "I Open My Mouth...But I Can't Scream"!