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Issue Details

Issue #20
Published April 2008
Cover Price 2.99 USD; 3.65 CAD
Pages 36
Editing Michael Siglain; Harvey Richards (assistant)

Cover Details - "Have Mercy..."

Characters Atom [Ryan Choi]; Black Mercy flower
Genre Superhero
Pencils Jose Ladronn (signed)
Inks Jose Ladronn (signed)
Colors Jose Ladronn (signed)

22 page Atom story "A Few Small Affairs"

Characters Atom [Ryan Choi]; Panda [Doctor Potter]; Professor Helmond Kettering; Doctor Thomas Dinawa; Doctor Martin Campbell; Head; Tom Tresser [Nemesis]; Copernicus; Black Mercy flower; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El] (hallucination); Jor-El (hallucination); Green Lantern Corps [Green Lantern [Hal Jordan] (hallucination); Green Lantern [Kilowog] (hallucination); Green Lantern [John Stewart] (hallucination)]; Flash [Wally West] (hallucination); Jia (hallucination); Wonder Woman [Diana Prince] (hallucination); M'Nagalah; VILLAINS: Dean Mayland; Chronos [David Clinton]; Doris Zuel [Giganta] (hallucination); Sylbert Rundine [Dwarfstar]; Gosana; Kame-Kamori; Gosanina
Synopsis Chronos is revealed as the villain behind the weirdness in Ivy Town. Ryan must excape the seduction of the Black Mercy flower before the town is destroyed.
Genre Superhero
Script Gail Simone
Pencils Mike Norton
Inks Trevor Scott
Colors Alex Bleyaert
Letters Sal Cipriano

1 page DC Nation promo (ad from the publisher) "DC Nation 99"

Characters Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]
Script Ian Sattler
Pencils Mark Bagley; ?
Letters typeset
Notes Ian Sattler finishes the tour of the DC editors offices, visiting Mike Marts, Joan Hilty, Harvey Richards, Adam Schlagman, Rachel Gluckstern, Mike Siglain and Eddie Berganza. Hot list - DETECTIVE COMICS #841, JONAH HEX #28 and SUPERGIRL #26. House ad for THE ALL NEW ATOM #21.