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Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) comic books

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 1-1ST
    Published Jan 1996 by DC.

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Sins of the Father!" Collects Starman (1994-2001 2nd Series) #1-6. Written by James Robinson. Art by Tony Harris and Wade Von Grawbadger. This collection presents an unforgettable tale of all consuming hatred and cynical heroism. During the Golden Age, Ted Knight, the original Starman, continually found himself in battle with his archnemesis, the Mist. Decades later, this old foe looks to continue this ancient vendetta against the elderly Knight as he returns and takes the life of the hero's oldest son. Now Ted's rebellious younger son Jack is forced into a role that he does not want and has spent a lifetime denying. Wielding his father's power staff, the reluctant youth takes on the guise of a new Starman as he looks to avenge his brother and end the threat of the Mist once and for all. Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $12.95.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 1-REP
    Published 1995 by DC.

    Volume 1 - 2nd and later printings. "Sins of the Father!" Collects Starman (1994-2001 2nd Series) #1-6. Written by James Robinson. Art by Tony Harris and Wade Von Grawbadger. This collection presents an unforgettable tale of all consuming hatred and cynical heroism. During the Golden Age, Ted Knight, the original Starman, continually found himself in battle with his archnemesis, the Mist. Decades later, this old foe looks to continue this ancient vendetta against the elderly Knight as he returns and takes the life of the hero's oldest son. Now Ted's rebellious younger son Jack is forced into a role that he does not want and has spent a lifetime denying. Wielding his father's power staff, the reluctant youth takes on the guise of a new Starman as he looks to avenge his brother and end the threat of the Mist once and for all. Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $17.95.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 2-1ST
    Published 1997 by DC.

    Volume 2 - 1st printing. "Night and Day!" Collects Starman (1994-2001 2nd Series) #7-10 and #12-16. Written by James Robinson. Art by Tony Harris and Wade Von Grawbadger. Growing up the son of the legendary Starman, Jack Knight came to see the super hero life as a ridiculous and insane existence. But when his brother was killed trying to live up to the legacy of his father, the cynical Jack reluctantly took on the family business. Trading a feature-covering mask and garish Spandex for a worn leather jacket and antique war goggles, Jack Knight set out to protect Opal City. In this second volume of the Starman series, the young anti-hero encounters the super villain daughter of his father's archenemy, a blue alien who once bore his name, and a carnival of enslaved performers. Softcover, 204 pages, full color. Cover price $17.95.

  • Issue #2-REP
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 2-REP

    Volume 2 - 2nd and later printings. "Night and Day!" Collects Starman (1994-2001 2nd Series) #7-10 and #12-16. Written by James Robinson. Art by Tony Harris and Wade Von Grawbadger. Growing up the son of the legendary Starman, Jack Knight came to see the super hero life as a ridiculous and insane existence. But when his brother was killed trying to live up to the legacy of his father, the cynical Jack reluctantly took on the family business. Trading a feature-covering mask and garish Spandex for a worn leather jacket and antique war goggles, Jack Knight set out to protect Opal City. In this second volume of the Starman series, the young anti-hero encounters the super villain daughter of his father's archenemy, a blue alien who once bore his name, and a carnival of enslaved performers. Softcover, 204 pages, full color. Cover price $17.95.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 3-1ST
    Published Mar 1998 by DC.

    Volume 3 - 1st printing. "Wicked Inclination...!" Written by James Robinson. Art by Tony Harris and Wade Von Grawbadger. STARMAN: A WICKED INCLINATION mixes provocative elements of character development, super hero action and intriguing plotting to tell the story of Jack Knight, a reluctant and gritty second-generation hero. A vigilante who has begrudgingly followed in his father's footsteps, Starman is a realistic portrait of a hero who feels fear and acts on anger. In the well-crafted third volume of this series, Starman communicates with the dead, travels to Hell and goes on an adventure with Sandman, a retired hero and compatriot of his father's. Softcover, 222 pages, full color. Cover price $17.95.

  • Issue #4-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 4-1ST
    Published Mar 1999 by DC.

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    Volume 4 - 1st printing. "Times Past!" Written by James Robinson. Art by Phil Jimenez and Lee Weeks. The fourth volume in this super hero's anthology, STARMAN: TIMES PAST takes a revealing look back at the different men who have adopted the guise of Starman. For the past sixty years, Ted Knight and his two sons have selflessly protected the citizens of Opal City. When one has fallen, another has risen to take his place. But although they all shared a common name, each of these men waged his war against crime in his own fashion. From the cool, calculating mind of the scientific patriarch to the brash and impulsive actions of his youngest son, this book provides an insightful look at a heroic family steeped in honor and integrity. Softcover, 154 pages, full color. Cover price $17.95.

  • Issue #5-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 5-1ST
    Published Sep 2000 by DC.

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    Volume 5 - 1st printing. "Infernal Devices!" Written by James Robinson. Art by Tony Harris. Called "the best written superhero in comics" by Entertainment Weekly, Starman is the story of a smart-mouthed, impetuous hero who has reluctantly accepted his father's legacy as the protector of Opal City. Never wanting to be a hero, Jack Knight reluctantly becomes one to avenge the murderer of his brother. But possessing an unwavering desire to do the right thing, the young anti-hero has hesitantly persisted on his father's path. In STARMAN: INFERNAL DEVICES, Starman continues his transformation into a real hero as he works with Batman and Sentinel to save the monstrous Solomon Grundy. Softcover, 206 pages, full color. Cover price $17.95.

  • Issue #6-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 6-1ST
    Published Apr 2001 by DC.

    Volume 6 - 1st printing. "To Reach the Stars!" Collects Starman (1994-2001 2nd Series) #39-45 and Power of Shazam (1995-1999) #36. Written by James Robinson and Jerry Ordway. Art by Tony Harris. In the sixth volume of the Starman series, the young and brazen Jack Knight continues his reluctant maturation into a hero and a man. When an old friend of Starman's father is framed in a Nazi plot, Jack must join forces with Captain Marvel to expose the conspiracy. While clearing the name of Bulletman, Jack discovers new details about his father's adventures in World War II and gains a greater understanding of his father and a stronger appreciation for the Starman legacy. Softcover, 214 pages, full color. Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #7-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 7-1ST
    Published Feb 2002 by DC.

    Volume 7 - 1st printing. "Starry Knight!" Collects Starman (1994-2001 2nd Series) #47-53. Written by James Robinson. Art by Peter Snejbjerg. In STARMAN: A STARRY KNIGHT, Jack Knight embarks on a personal space odyssey that takes him across the galaxy and through time. Accompanied by a hologram of his father, the cynical champion of Opal City heads to the stars on a quest to find the long lost brother of his girlfriend. But when a chance encounter sends Starman sprawling through time, Jack ends up sharing an adventure with the futuristic Legion of Super-Heroes, battling aliens alongside Adam Strange and meeting Superman's father on a still intact planet Krypton. Softcover, 176 pages, full color. Cover price $17.95.

  • Issue #8-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 8-1ST
    Published Dec 2003 by DC.

    Volume 8 - 1st printing. "Stars My Destination!" Collects Starman (1994-2001 2nd Series) #55-60. Written by James Robinson and David S. Goyer. Art by Peter Snejbjerg, Keith Champagne, Stephen Sadowski, Chris Weston, and John McCrea. Cover by Tony Harris. Jack Knight continues his star-spanning journey through space - accompanied by his blue-skinned comrade Mikaal and his Mother Box-produced hologram of his father, Ted Knight - to find the brother of his lady love, Sadie. But Jack and his crew become prisoners of the empire, and must stoke the fires of revolution in order to escape a despot's grasp - with the help of guest-stars such as Omega Men's Tigorr and New God's Fastbak. Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $14.95.

  • Issue #9-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 9-1ST

    Volume 9 - 1st printing. "Grand Guignol!" Collects Starman (1994-2001 2nd Series) #61-73. Written by James Robinson. Art by Peter Snejbjerg. Cover by Andrew Robinson. This massive trade paperback is the penultimate volume in the STARMAN saga! Jack Knight's worst nightmare becomes reality, as Opal City burns to the ground and chaos ensues, with hundreds of villains seizing the chance to strike. Softcover, 296 pages, full color. Cover price $19.95.

  • Issue #10-1ST
    Starman TPB (1996-2005 DC) 10-1ST

    Volume 10 - 1st printing. "Sons of the Father!" Collects Starman (1994-2001 2nd Series) #75-80. Written by James Robinson. Art by Peter Snejbjerg. Cover by Andrew Robinson. Writer James Robinson and artist Peter Snejbjerg conclude the Starman legacy in grand style! After a meeting with Superman and a final talk with his brother David, Jack must uncover the mystery of the Starman of 1951 ? by going back in time to meet him face-to-face! Softcover, 160 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.