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Issue Details

Issue #23
Published November 2005
Cover Price $2.99/$4.00 CAD
Pages 36
Editing Eddie Berganza; Tom Palmer, Jr. (associate)

Cover Details

Characters Superman; Batman
Genre Superhero
Pencils Ed McGuinness
Inks Dexter Vines

22 page Superman; Batman story "With a Vengeance! Chapter 4: Smoke and Mirrors"

Characters Superman [Red Sun Superman; Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Batman [Bruce Wayne; Terry McGinnis from Batman Beyond]; Supergirl [Kara Zor-El]; Superwoman [Laurel]; Batwoman [Helena]; Maximums [Soldier; Hornet; Robot; Viking; Becky [Monster]; Bug; Wolfen; Bowman (ghost)]; Bizarro; Batzarro; Metron; Darkseid; Joker; Mister Mxyzptlk
Synopsis Superman and Batman may have escaped the Maximums, but that doesn't stop those vengeance-seeking superheroes from starting a full-scale invasion of Earth — with everyone who's ever been a Maximum! And somehow this is all tied to Darkseid’s fate and the most unexpected death you'll see this year! [per solicitation]
Genre Superhero
Script Jeph Loeb
Pencils Ed McGuinness
Inks Dexter Vines
Colors Dave McCaig
Letters Richard Starkings
Notes The Maximums are based on Marvel Comics "The Ultimates".

1 page promo (ad from the publisher) "DC in Demand"

Letters Typeset
Notes DC house ads for September 2005. Spotlight on All-Star Superman and the Green Lantern Corps.