Comic Book Series
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Cover to 52 #1

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

Publication Dates[]

Last Issue[]

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

Current Issue[]

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

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Series of limited series.


Main Characters[]

  • 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.



Minor Characters[]

Other Characters/Places/Things[]

Recent Storylines[]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #6[]

52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #5[]

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52 Aftermath: The Four Horsemen #1[]

Past Storylines[]


Trade Paperbacks[]

  • 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 - Kindle -
  • 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



Leftover Useful Information[]

Creative Team[]

  • 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

Publishing History[]

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.

Future Publication Dates[]

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

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