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Issue Details

Issue #41
Published April 2010
Frequency Monthly
Cover Price 2.99 USD
Pages 36
Editing Brian Cunningham; Sean Ryan (associate)
Notes U.S. on sale date: 2010-02-24. Copyright © 2010 DC Comics. First Wave #1 published by DC Comics. Copyright © 2010 DC Comics, Advance Magazine Publishers Inc./Conde Nast Publications, and Will Eisner Studios, Inc.

Cover Details

Characters Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Power Girl [Karen Starr]
Genre Superhero
Pencils Aaron Lopresti (signed)
Inks Aaron Lopresti (signed)

22 page Wonder Woman story "A Murder of Crows Part Two: Throwdown"

Characters Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Justice League of America [JLA; Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz] (cameo; flashback); Plastic Man [Eel O'Brian] (cameo; flashback)]; Justice Society of America [JSA; Green Lantern [Alan Scott] (cameo; flashback); Power Girl [Karen Starr]; Stargirl [Courtney Whitmore] (cameo; flashback); Wildcat [Ted Grant] (cameo; flashback)]; Etta Candy; Steve Trevor; Tamika; Achilles [Warkiller]; Mysia; Patrick Cleese; The Crows [Brother Adder (villain); Brother Goat (villain); Brother Scorpion (villain); Brother Spider (villain)]
Synopsis The Crows trick Power Girl into fighting Wonder Woman.
Genre Superhero
Script Gail Simone
Pencils Chris Batista; Fernando Dagnino
Inks Doug Hazlewood; Raul Fernandez
Colors Brad Anderson
Letters Travis Lanham

1 page promo (ad from the publisher) "Blackest Night Checklist Part 3"

Characters Indigo Tribe [Atom [Ray Palmer]]; Blue Lantern [Flash; Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Agent Orange [Lex Luthor]; Red Lantern [Mera]; Sinestro Corps [Scarecrow [Jonathan Crane]]; Star Sapphire [Wonder Woman; Diana Prince]
Genre Superhero
Pencils Ivan Reis
Inks Oclair Albert
Colors Alex Sinclair
Notes Checklist for Blackest Night titles shipping January 2010 to March 2010.

5 page First Wave promo (ad from the publisher) "First Wave Special Sneak Preview"

Characters Doc Savage [Clark Savage, Jr.]; Monk; Ham; Renny; Spirit [Denny Colt]; Commissioner Eustace Dolan
Genre Superhero; Adventure
Script Brian Azzarello
Pencils J. G. Jones; Rags Morales
Inks J. G. Jones; Rags Morales
Colors J. G. Jones
Notes Cover and 4 page black and white preview of First Wave (DC, 2010 series) #1.

1 page DC Nation promo (ad from the publisher) "DC Nation [205]: Greetings, DC Nation!"

Characters Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Red Lantern [Atrocitus]; Agent Orange [Larfleeze]; Mongul; Ganthet; Indigo-1
Script Rickey Purdin
Letters typeset
Notes Rickey Purdin explains that is the place to go to check out some cool Blackest Night stuff.