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Encyclopedia > The Brave and the Bold
The Brave and the Bold (vol. 2)


The Brave and the Bold vol. 2 #1, "The Lords of Luck Roulette".
Art by George Pérez and Bob Wiacek. Image File history File links Brave_and_the_bold_1. ... New Teen Titans #1. ...

Publisher DC Comics
Schedule Monthly
Publication dates 2007 - Current
Number of issues 1 (as of February '07)
Main character(s) Rotates through the DCU
Creative team
Writer(s) Mark Waid
Penciller(s) George Pérez
Inker(s) Bob Wiacek
Colourist(s) Tom Smith

The Brave and the Bold is a DC Comics comic book that is currently in monthly publication in a second volume. True to the intent of the first volume, the title features team ups of characters from across the DC Universe. DC Comics is one of the largest American companies in comic book and related media publishing. ... Cover to the History of the DC Universe trade paperback. ... Mark Waid (born March 21, 1962 in Hueytown, Alabama) is an American comic book writer. ... New Teen Titans #1. ... Tom Smith is a colorist who has worked in the comics industry. ... DC Comics is one of the largest American companies in comic book and related media publishing. ... A comic book is a magazine or book containing the art form of comics. ... Cover to the History of the DC Universe trade paperback. ...

Contents

Current Volume

The current story arc starts with the teaming of Batman and the Green Lantern. They track a murder victim's ballistics, that have managed to show up in sixty-two places across the globe. The first issue takes them from Gotham City to Las Vegas where they find that this is a threat of extraterrestrial proportions. The second issue will feature Green Lantern and Supergirl, the third will feature Batman and Blue Beetle. It has been suggested that Batman (Earth-Two) be merged into this article or section. ... Hal Jordan is a fictional character, a DC Comics superhero. ... The Gotham skyline with the Bat-signal. ... For other uses around the city, see Las Vegas metropolitan area and Las Vegas Strip. ... Kara Zor-El is a fictional DC Comics superhero and the cousin of Superman. ... Jaime Reyes is a fictional comic book superhero from DC Comics, is a Hispanic teenager who became the third person to take up the identity of the superhero Blue Beetle. ...


Original Volume

The first volume of the series was published from August 1955 to July 1983. Originally an anthology series featuring tales of adventure from past ages (Silent Knight, Viking Prince, Robin Hood), it was reinvented (beginning with #25) as a try-out title for new characters, and again (beginning with #50) as a venue for team-ups between established characters, among which issues featuring Batman teaming up with various other characters soon came to predominate. Batman team-ups featured in #59, #64, #67-71, #74 and then every issue to the end of the run.[1] The final issue, #200, tied the title's Batman-team-up present with its new-character-introduction past with a story introducing the Batman-led superhero team the Outsiders. The Silent Knight was a Medieval-set comic book series that was published by DC Comics. ... Viking Prince is a DC Comics comic which featured in the comic book The Brave and the Bold. ... Robin Hood memorial statue in Nottingham. ... It has been suggested that Batman (Earth-Two) be merged into this article or section. ... The Outsiders are fictional characters, a DC Comics superhero group. ...


Characters and teams that first appeared in The Brave and the Bold include:

The title has subsequently been used for a number of miniseries featuring superhero team-ups: Showcase #4 (September-October 1956), often thought the first appearance of the first Silver Age superhero, the Barry Allen Flash. ... Suicide Squad is a name for a number of fictional organizations created for and owned by DC Comics. ... The Justice League, sometimes called the Justice League of America or JLA for short, is a fictional DC Universe superhero team. ... Cave Carson (real name Calvin Carson) is a fictional character that appeared in stories published by DC Comics. ... Showcase #4 (September-October 1956), often thought the first appearance of the first Silver Age superhero, the Barry Allen Flash. ... For other meanings of the term, see Hawkman (disambiguation) Hawkman is a fictional DC Comics superhero. ... Teen Titans redirects here. ... Metamorpho (Rex Mason) is a fictional character, a superhero appearing in comic books published by DC Comics. ... // Nemesis I Nemesis is a fictional character in the DC Comics universe. ...

  • A 1991-92 version of the title was a six-issue miniseries featuring Green Arrow, the Question and the Butcher.
  • In 1999, there was Flash & Green Lantern: The Brave and the Bold, a six-issue miniseries by Mark Waid featuring the Silver Age versions of the Flash and Green Lantern.

There is also an episode called 'The Brave and the Bold' in the first series of the Justice League. Green Arrow is a fictional character, a DC Comics superhero. ... The Question is an American comic book superhero. ... Mark Waid (born March 21, 1962 in Hueytown, Alabama) is an American comic book writer. ... Barry Allen is a fictional superhero in the DC Comics Universe and the second Flash. ... For the DJ, see DJ Green Lantern. ... The Justice League, sometimes called the Justice League of America or JLA for short, is a fictional DC Universe superhero team. ...


Collections

In 2005 an archive edition, The Brave and the Bold Team-Ups Archive was published containing the first 'team-up' issues. DC Archive Editions, edited by Dale Crain for DC Comics, collect early, sometimes rare, comic books published by DC and other publishers into a permanent hardcover series. ...

  • Issue 28: Showcase Presents: Justice League of America vol 1.
  • Issue 29: Showcase Presents: Justice League of America vol 1.
  • Issue 30: Showcase Presents: Justice League of America vol 1.
  • Issue 34: Showcase Presents: Hawkman vol 1.
  • Issue 35: Showcase Presents: Hawkman vol 1.
  • Issue 36: Showcase Presents: Hawkman vol 1.
  • Issue 42: Showcase Presents: Hawkman vol 1.
  • Issue 43: Showcase Presents: Hawkman vol 1.
  • Issue 44: Showcase Presents: Hawkman vol 1.
  • Issue 50: Showcase Presents: Green Arrow vol 1.
  • Issue 52: Showcase Presents: Haunted Tank vol 1.
  • Issue 54: Showcase Presents: The Teen Titans vol 1.
  • Issue 57: Showcase Presents: Metamorpho vol 1.
  • Issue 58: Showcase Presents: Metamorpho vol 1.
  • Issue 59: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 60: Showcase Presents: The Teen Titans vol 1.
  • Issue 64: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 66: Showcase Presents: Metamorpho vol 1.
  • Issue 67: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 68: Showcase Presents: Metamorpho vol 1.
  • Issue 69: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 70: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 71: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1., Showcase Presents: Green Arrow vol 1.
  • Issue 74: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 75: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 76: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 77: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 78: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 79: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 80: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 81: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 82: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 83: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 84: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 85: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1., Showcase Presents: Green Arrow vol 1.
  • Issue 86: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.
  • Issue 87: Showcase Presents: The Brave & The Bold - Batman Team-Ups vol 1.

Showcase Presents is a DC Comics collection created as DCs own version of Essential Marvel Comics. ...

Awards

The series won Alley Awards in 1962 for Best Single Comic Book Cover (#42 by Joe Kubert), in 1965 for Best Comic Book Cover (#61 by Murphy Anderson), and in 1968 for Best Full-Length Story ("Track of the Hook" in #79 by Bob Haney and Neal Adams). The Alley Awards are comic book awards originally sponsored by Alter-Ego magazine, edited by Jerry Bails, Roy Thomas, Ronn Foss, and, in 1978, Mike Friedrich. ... Joe Kubert (born September 18, 1926, Poland) is an American comic book artist who went on to found the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art. ... Murphy Anderson (born 1926) is an American comic book penciller and inker who has worked for companies such as DC Comics for over 50 years, starting in the 1930s-40s Golden Age of Comic Books. ... Robert Haney (1926 - November 25, 2004) was a comic book writer. ... Green Lantern/Green Arrow #76 (April 1970), the first of a landmark run by artist Neal Adams and writer Denny ONeil. ...


External links

  • Index and Cover Gallery of the original Brave and the Bold

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The Brave and the Bold - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (251 words)
The Brave and the Bold was a DC Comics superhero comic book which was published from August 1955 to July 1983.
In 1999, there was Flash and Green Lantern: The Brave and the Bold, a six-issue miniseries by Mark Waid featuring the Silver Age versions of The Flash and Green Lantern.
Most recently, in 2005, at the annual San Diego Comic Convention, it was announced that Mark Waid would once again take up the Brave and the Bold name after signing an exclusive contract with DC.
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