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Issue Details

Issue #9
Published October 1996
Cover Price 2.95 USD; 4.25 CAD
Pages 52
Editing Frank Pittarese

Cover Details

Characters Shadowdragon; Lady Shiva
Genre Superhero
Pencils Ron Frenz (signed)
Inks Brett Breeding (signed)

18 page Shadowdragon; Lady Shiva story "Honor Bound"

Characters Shadowdragon; Lady Shiva; Woon Chan (dies); Tumo
Synopsis Lady Shiva versus Shadowdragon.
Genre Superhero; Martial Arts
Script Joan Weis
Pencils Kevin J. West
Inks Keith Champagne; Ken Branch
Colors Dave Grafe
Letters Ken Bruzenak

10 page Dr. Light story "Illumination"

Characters Dr. Light [Kimiyo Hoshi]; Imako Hoshi; Yasu Hoshi; Amuro Suriyaki (dies)
Synopsis After defeating a group of armored people who had come to upset one of her experiments, Hoshi decides she is both a scientist and a superhero.
Genre Superhero
Script Joseph Illidge
Pencils Chris Cross [as Chriscross]
Inks Caesar
Colors Tom McCraw
Letters Johnny Mann

10 page Martian Manhunter story "Eye to Eye"

Characters Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; John Jones]; Thomas Lappas (deceased); Sgt. Phillips
Synopsis J'onn tracks down the murderer of a police officer and a friend.
Genre Superhero
Script Peter Tomasi
Pencils Eduardo Barreto
Inks Eduardo Barreto
Colors Carla Feeny
Letters Clem Robins

1 page Watch This Space promo (ad from the publisher) "Watch This Space #23"

Characters Mr. Mxyzptlk
Letters typeset
Notes DC spotlight on the Superman Animated TV show and other miscellaneous items. Partial DC checklist for comics dated October 1996.

1 page Case Studies letters page "Case Studies"

Letters typeset
Notes Letters from readers - Olav Beemer, Ed Homa, Jr. and Jethro Lindsay.