Quote1.png Do we look like superheroes? They're amateurs. We're the professionals. Quote2.png
-- Jack Hawksmoor

Appearing in "The Dark Side, Part One"Edit

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  • Scourge of Worlds (First appearance)

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Synopsis for "The Dark Side, Part One"Edit

Stormwatch attempt to recruit Apollo, but he is having none of it. Meanwhile, Harry Tanner encounters a giant eyeball creature in a cave on the moon that refers to itself as "the first response to the sounding of the Horn." It tells Harry that something powerful and malevolent is coming and it is tasked with strengthening the targeted worlds to resist it. It attempts to take over Harry's body and use it as a host. Stormwatch attempts to recruit Apollo once more and Martian Manhunter battles him briefly until Midnighter incapacitates the heroes. Then, Midnighter offers an alliance with Apollo, who accepts.


  • Pandora makes a brief cameo appearance to witness the events of this story, as she does all #1 issues published as part of The New 52. She can be seen in the alley behind Apollo, just before Hawksmoor begins "[asks] the city to confuse [him]."

    Solicit Synopsis:
  • They are Stormwatch, a dangerous super human police force whose existence is kept secret from the world Directly following the ominous events of SUPERMAN #1, Adam One leads half the Stormwatch team to recover the [INFORMATION REDACTED] from deep in the Himalayas. Meanwhile, Jack Hawksmoor and the rest of the Stormwatch crew look to recruit two of the deadliest super humans on the planet: Midnighter and Apollo! And if they say no? Perhaps the Martian Manhunter can change their minds...


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