Appearing in "Thief"Edit
Synopsis for "Thief"Edit
- Synopsis not yet written.
Appearing in "History of the DCU (Part VII of X)"Edit
- Donna Troy also as Troia in flashback cameo with the Titans
- The following characters appear in flashbacks
- Clayface see Notes
- Doctor Mid-Nite Note: does not appear as part of Justice Society of America
- Elongated Man
- Green Arrow
- Hourman (Rex Tyler) Note: does not appear as part of Justice Society of America
- Justice Society of America
- Lex Luthor
- Lois Lane
- New Teen Titans
- Queen Hippolyta
- Spoiler also as Robin
- Sue Dibny
- Superman also appears in "energy form," a form that was a brief shift from his normal powers and looks
- Superman robot
- Teen Titans
- Wonder Woman
- Young Justice
Synopsis for "History of the DCU (Part VII of X)"Edit
- The formation of the JLA in its most powerful incarnation
- The Final Night event
- The wedding of Clark Kent and Lois Lane
- Connor Hawke taking over the mantle of Green Arrow
- Superman's temporary shift to energy-based powers
- The formation of the second generation of Teen Titans
- The No Man's Land event
- The formation of Young Justice
- The reformation of the Justice Society of America
- Hal Jordan becoming the Spectre
- Lex Luthor becoming the president of the United States
- The Our Worlds at War event
- The Batman: Hush storyline
- The "death" of Donna Troy
- The Titans and Young Justice disbanding and reforming as the Outsiders and Teen Titans
- The resurrection of Hourman
- The death of Spoiler
- The appearance of Supergirl
- This issue shipped on June 28th, 2006.
- This issue is reprinted in the 52, Volume 1 trade paperback collection.
- In the "History of the DCU" flashbacks, it is not completely clear which Clayface is posing as Jason Todd. This detail is further muddied by later story events that indicate that Jason Todd was present when this scene occurred. However, the specific scene in the flashback corresponds to the Clayface version of Jason Todd.
- The ticker-tape on the bottom of the cover reads, "Ralph runs into Green Arrow... Act Now!..."
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- Cover gallery for the 52 series
Links and ReferencesEdit
- 52: The Comic
- 52 article/interview with editor Stephen Wacker
- 52 series index at the Grand Comics Database
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