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Issue Details

Issue #51
Published June [April 25] 2007
Cover Price 2.50 USD; 2.99 CAD
Pages 36
Editing Michael Siglain; Harvey Richards (Assistant); Jeanine Schaefer (Associate)
Notes Second date is the cover date.

Cover Details

Characters Red Tornado [John Smith]
Genre Superhero
Pencils J.G. Jones
Inks J.G. Jones
Colors Alex Sinclair
Notes Second date is the cover date.

1 page Columbia Pictures advertisement "Spider-Man 2.1"

Characters Spider-Man
Synopsis For the DVD release of the extended version of Spider-Man 2.
Notes Inside front cover.

20 page 52 story "Homecoming"

Characters Animal Man [Buddy Baker]; Booster Gold; Starfire [Koryand'r]; Adam Strange; Cliff Baker; Ellen Baker; Maxine Baker; Rip Hunter; Clark Kent [Superman; Kal-El]; Kid Devil; Lobo; Jimmy Olsen; Opto309v; Diana Prince; Ravager [Rose Wilson]; Robin [Tim Drake]; Bruce Wayne [Batman]; Wonder Girl [Cassie Sandmark]; Wonder Woman [Donna Troy]; Mister Mind; T. O. Morrow; Cameos -- Alanna; Aleea; Bart Allen; Bulleteer; Doctor Mid-Nite [Pieter Cross]; Fire; Firestorm [Jason Rosch]; Flash [Jay Garrick]; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Alan Scott]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Hourman [Rick Tyler]; Jakeem Thunder; Liberty Belle [Jesse Chambers]; Manhattan Guardian; Martian Manhunter; Mister Terrific [Michael Holt]; Mogo; Plastic Man; Power Girl; Sand [Sandy Hawkins]; Saridath; Stargirl [Courtney Whitmore]; S.T.R.I.P.E. [Pat Dugan]; Thunderbolt; Vixen; Wildcat [Ted Grant]; Zatanna
Synopsis Week fifty-one opens with Animal Man finally making it home. It also sees the hero community coming almost full circle, gathering again in Metropolis. And Mister Mind hatches from where he has been hiding.
Genre Superhero
Script Geoff Johns; Grant Morrison; Greg Rucka; Mark Waid
Pencils Keith Giffen (Breakdowns); Joe Bennett
Inks Belardino Barbo; Jack Jadson
Colors David Baron
Letters Rob Leigh

1 page public service announcement

Notes Page 5 and bottom of page 7.

Half page DC Comics promo (ad from the publisher) "Jack Kirby's Fourth World Omnibus Volume 1"

Characters Orion
Synopsis For the hardcover edition of Jack Kirby's Fourth World Omnibus Volume 1.
Pencils Jack Kirby
Notes Top of page 7.

1 page Penguin Young Readers Group advertisement "Dead High, It's a Killer School."

Notes Page 9.

1 page Konami; Upper Deck advertisement "Go head to head with the Marvel Universe"

Characters Captain America; Giant Man; Iron Man; Scarlet Witch; Thor; Vision; Wasp; Team -- Avengers
Synopsis For the vidio game based on the Vs trading card game.
Notes Page 11.

1 page Wizards of the Coast advertisement "It Takes Brains to Control the Mindless"

Synopsis For the Dreamlands collectable miniatures game Anvilborn expansion.
Notes Page 15.

1 page DC Direct promo (ad from the publisher) "Justice League Series 6"

Characters Batman; Green Lantern; Hawkgirl; Scarecrow
Synopsis For the sixth series of action figures based on Justice.
Notes Page 20.

1 page DC Comics promo (ad from the publisher) "Look to the Skies!"

Characters Superman
Synopsis In house ad for Countdown.
Notes Page 24.

1 page DC Direct promo (ad from the publisher) "Batman Black and White"

Characters Batman
Synopsis For the statues in the series.
Notes Page 26.

1 page DC Comics promo (ad from the publisher) "All Star Superman"

Characters Superman
Synopsis In house ad for the hardcover collection of the first arc from All Star Superman.
Pencils Frank Quitely
Notes Page 28.

2 page The Origin of... story "The Origin of the Justice League of America"

Characters Aquaman [Orin]; Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Black Canary [Dinah Laurel Lance]; Black Lightning [Jefferson Pierce]; Blue Beeetle [Ted Kord]; Booster Gold; Firestorm [Ronni Raymond]; Flash [Barry Allen]; Geo-Force; Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Hawkgirl [Kendra Saunders]; Hawkman [Carter Hall]; Martian Manhunter [J'Onn J'Onzz]; Plastic Man; Red Arrow [Roy Harper]; Red Tornado [John Smith]; Superman [Clark Kent; Kal-El]; Wonder Woman [Diana]; Vixen; Zatanna
Genre Superhero
Script Mark Waid
Pencils Ivan Reis
Inks Oclair Albert
Colors Alex Sinclair
Letters Rob Leigh

1 page DC Nation promo (ad from the publisher) "DC Nation 58; Marshall Rogers January 22, 1950 - March 25, 2007"

Characters Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Joker
Pencils Marshall Rogers; ?
Inks Terry Austin; ?
Notes Tribute to Marshall Rogers. DC Hot List - Amazons Attack 1, Blue Beetle #14 and Green Lantern #19.
Reprinted from Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #475 (February 1978) [cover]

1 page DC Comics promo (ad from the publisher) "Frank Miller"

Characters Batman; Ronin
Synopsis For collected editions of Frank Miller's work at DC.
Pencils Frank Miller
Inks Frank Miller
Notes Inside back cover.

1 page American Milk Producers advertisement "got milk?"

Notes Back cover.