Cover to 52 #1

52 is published by DC Comics. Cover price was $2.50.

Publication Dates[edit | edit source]

Last Issue[edit | edit source]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #5: 28 Dec 2007

Current Issue[edit | edit source]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #6: 09 Jan 2008

Next Issue[edit | edit source]

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Status[edit | edit source]

Weekly 52-issue limited series. Spins out of events in Infinite Crisis, covering the events of the One Year Later (OYL) gap.

Followed by the 6-issue monthly series 52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen.

Characters[edit | edit source]

Main Characters[edit | edit source]

  • The Question - Faceless mask-wearing avenger
  • Steel - Armored scientist/engineer
  • Renee Montoya - Former Gotham police detective
  • Enlongated Man - Recently widowed super-hero/detective with stretching powers
  • Booster Gold - Publicity seeking hero from the future
  • Black Adam - Sometimes villainous former ruler of ancient Egypt with the powers of Shazam!
  • Adam Strange - Earth-born hero of the planet Rann
  • Animal Man/Buddy Baker - Sometime super-hero who can take on the abilities of animals
  • Starfire - Alien princess with flight and energy blast powers.

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Minor Characters[edit | edit source]

Other Characters/Places/Things[edit | edit source]

Recent Storylines[edit | edit source]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #6[edit | edit source]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #5[edit | edit source]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #4[edit | edit source]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #3[edit | edit source]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #2[edit | edit source]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #1[edit | edit source]

Past Storylines[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Trade Paperbacks[edit | edit source]

  • 52, vol. 1 - Collects #1-13. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401213537
  • 52, vol. 2 - Collects #14-26. "Booster Gold's dubious heroism comes under fire, Lex Luthor's scheme for giving ordinary citizens super-powers explodes, and The Question heads into hostile territory to confront Black Adam." - WorldCat - ISBN 1401213642
  • 52, vol. 3 - Collects #27-39. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401214436
  • 52, vol. 4 - Collects #40-52. - WorldCat - ISBN 140121486X
  • 52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen - Collects the six-issue limited series. "The unstoppable villains of the groundbreaking weekly series 52 rise again in this volume collecting the 6-issue miniseries! They are the Four Horsemen - War, Pestilence, Famine, Death - living embodiments of the Dread Ages of the distant world of Apokolips, and they mean to remake the Earth in their own image!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401217818


  • 52, Book 1 - Collects #1-26. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401263256
  • 52, Book 2 - Collects #27-52. - WorldCat - ISBN 9781401265649

Hardcovers[edit | edit source]

  • 52 Omnibus - Collects #1-52. - WorldCat - ISBN 1401235565

Digital[edit | edit source]

  • 52, vol. 4 - Collects #40-52. - Kindle

History[edit | edit source]

Leftover Useful Information[edit | edit source]

Creative Team[edit | edit source]

  • Written by Geoff Johns, Grant Morrison, Greg Rucka, Mark Waid
  • Breakdowns by Keith Giffen
  • Art by Joe Bennett, Ruy Jose and Jack Jadson, and various
  • Backup features by Mark Waid and various artists
  • Covers by J.G. Jones

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Future Publication Dates[edit | edit source]

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52, Book 2 TP: 28 Dec 2016

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