Appearing in "Shock to the System"Edit
Synopsis for "Shock to the System"Edit
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Appearing in "History of the Multiverse (Part VIII of XII)"Edit
Supporting Characters: Flashback appearances for all characters
- Blue Beetle (Jaime Reyes)
- Booster Gold
- Lady Quark
- Power Girl
- Red Tornado
- Robin (Jason Todd)
- Superboy (Kon-El)
- Superman (Earth-Two)
- Wonder Girl (Cassandra Sandsmark)
- Wonder Woman (Earth-Two)
- Justice League of America
Adversaries: Flashback appearances for all characters
- Alexander Luthor
- Anti-Monitor (deceased)
- Black Adam
- Joker (Behind the scenes)
- Maxwell Lord
- O.M.A.C. (Omni-Mind and Community)
- Psycho-Pirate (Roger Hayden)
- Superboy (Earth-Prime)
- Earth-One (Appears in flashback and main story)
- Earth-Two (Appears in flashback and main story)
- New Earth (Appears in flashback and main story)
Synopsis for "History of the Multiverse (Part VIII of XII)"Edit
- Synopsis not yet written.
- This issue shipped on July 11th, 2007.
- The Atom, Martin Campbell and Panda Potter appeared last in All-New Atom #12. That issue is the first chapter in the "Search for Ray Palmer" storyline. They all appear next in All-New Atom #13.
- The Riddler gave up his criminal lifestyle and became a private detective during the One Year Later event.
- "The History of the Multiverse" feature includes flashbacks to events that took place in Batman #428, Superman (Volume 2) #75, and the Infinite Crisis limited series.
- Batman interacts with the Karate Kid in this issue. He also encounters a different version of the Karate Kid when he travels to the 31st century in Brave and the Bold (Volume 2) #5.
- Panda Potter's hair is mis-colored brown in this issue when it should be colored black.
- Jimmy Olsen makes a drawing of himself wearing a purple costume and calls himself Elastic Lad. In Pre-Crisis continuity, Jimmy developed super-stretching and became known as Elastic Lad on several adventures.
- Countdown Crossovers
- Final Crisis
- Atom appearances list
- Batman appearances list
- Deadshot appearances list
- Donna Troy appearances list
- Harley Quinn appearances list
- Holly Robinson appearances list
- Jimmy Olsen appearances list
- Lois Lane appearances list
- Mary Marvel appearances list
- Multiplex appearances list
- Pied Piper appearances list
- Red Hood appearances list
- Riddler appearances list
- Trickster appearances list
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Links and ReferencesEdit
- Countdown article at Wikipedia
- Countdown series index at Comicbookdb.com
- Countdown series index at the Grand Comics Database
- Countdown article at Newsarama
- Silver Bullet Comics Countdown Counseling