Countdown (DC)

 COUQ   (DC, 2007-2008)

™ and © 2007 DC Comics, Inc.
Issues of series release in reverse order starting from issue #51

(from the publisher)

COUNTDOWN follows up the events of bestsellers INFINITE CRISIS and 52 and leads into DC’s next major event, FINAL CRISIS. When a surprising character dies in chapter one, it sets off an unexpected ripple that will touch virtually every character in the DC Universe and change the status quo forever.

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#1

  4/23/2008
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Final issuePaul DiniTom Derenick

#2

  4/16/2008
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Death of Darkseid; Countdown to Final Crisis; The Origin of DarkseidPaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Scott BeattyScott Kolins, Ryan Sook

#3

  4/9/2008
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The Origin of AmazoPaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Scott BeattyFreddie E. Williams II, Doug Mahnke

#4

  4/2/2008
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The Origin of Ra’s Al Ghul; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Scott BeattyJamal Igle, Cliff Chiang

#5

  3/26/2008
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The Origin of Mr. Freeze; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Adam Beechen, Scott BeattyJim Starlin, Thomas Derenick

#6

  3/19/2008
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Countdown to Final Crisis; The Origin of Felix FaustPaul Dini, Adam Beechen, Scott BeattyMike Norton, Jesus Saiz

#7

  3/12/2008
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Origin of BanePaul Dini, Adam Beechen, Keith Giffen, Scott BeattyTom Derenick, Graham Nolan

#8

  3/5/2008
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Origin of Bizarro; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Keith Giffen, Scott BeattyCarlos Magno, Doug Mahnke

#9

  2/27/2008
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Countdown to Final Crisis; The Origin of Black MantaPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Scott BeattyTom Derenick, Mike Norton

#10

  2/20/2008
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Origin of Harley Quinn (Harleen Quinzel); Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Keith Giffen, Scott BeattyScott Kolins, Bruce Timm

#11

  2/13/2008
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Origin of Solomon Grundy (Cyrus Gold); Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, Mike Norton, Tom Mandrake

#12

  2/6/2008
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Origin of Circe; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, Jesus Saiz, Tom Derenick, Aaron Lopresti

#13

  1/30/2008
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Origin of Cyborg Superman (Hank Henshaw); Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Tony Bedard, Scott BeattyTom Derenick, Ivan Reis

#14

  1/23/2008
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Origin of Gorilla Grodd; Countdown to Final Crisis; 1st of appearance of Red Robin (Jason Todd)Paul Dini, Tony Bedard, Scott BeattyPete Woods, Tom Derenick, Wayne Faucher, Arthur Adams

#15

  1/16/2008
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Origin of Doomsday; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Tony Bedard, Scott BeattyPete Woods, Tom Derenick, Wayne Faucher, Jon Bogdanove

#16

  1/9/2008
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Origin of Sinestro; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Tony Bedard, Scott BeattyPete Woods, Tom Derenick, Fernando Pasarin

#17

  1/2/2008
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Origin of Monarch; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Scott BeattyRon Lim, Scott Kolins

#18

  12/26/2007
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Origin of Dr. Light; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Scott BeattyScott Kolins, Howard Porter

#19

  12/19/2007
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Death of Bernadeth; Origin of the Scarecrow; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Tony Bedard, Scott BeattyJesus Saiz, Kelley Jones

#20

  12/12/2007
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The Origin of Mr. Mind; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Adam Beechen, Keith Giffen, Scott BeattyHoward Porter, Joe Bennett

#21

  12/5/2007
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Origin of Granny Goodness; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Keith Giffen, Scott BeattyJamal Igle, Jon Bogdanove

#22

  11/28/2007
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Origin of Deadshot; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Tony Bedard, Scott BeattyCarlos Magno, Freddie E. Williams II

#23

  11/21/2007
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Origin of Mr. Mxyzptlk; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Keith Giffen, Scott BeattyTom Derenick, Kyle Baker

#24

  11/14/2007
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Death of Lex Luthor (Earth-15); Death of Superman (Earth-15); Death of Cyborg (Earth-15); Death of Green Arrow (Earth-15); Death of Aquaman (Earth-15); Death of Martian Manhunter (Earth-15); Death of Wonder Woman (Earth-15); Death of Batman (Earth-15); Death of Earth-15; Origin of Desaad; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Scott BeattyTom Derenick, Walt Simonson

#25

  11/7/2007
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Origin of Killer Frost; Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Adam Beechen, Keith Giffen, Scott BeattyRon Lim, Jamal Igle

#26

  10/31/2007
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Cover Title Logo changes to Countdown to Final CrisisPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Keith GiffenScott Kolins

#27

  10/24/2007
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Origin of Two-FacePaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Mark WaidKeith Giffen, Carlos Magno, Mark Chiarello

#28

  10/17/2007
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Origin of The Trickster; Origin of the Pied PiperPaul Dini, Tony Bedard, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, Al Barrionuevo, Ethan Van Sciver

#29

  10/10/2007
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Death of the Jokester; The Origin of the PenguinPaul Dini, Adam Beechen, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, Manuel Garcia, Scott McDaniel

#30

  10/3/2007
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1st Appearance of Batman (Earth-15); 1st Appearance of Wonder Woman (Earth-15); 1st Appearance of the Atom (Earth-15); 1st Appearance of Green Lantern (Earth-15); 1st Appearance of Superman (Earth-15); Origin of General ZodPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, Gary Frank, Jesus Saiz

#31

  9/26/2007
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Origin of the JokerPaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Mark WaidKeith Giffen, Manuel Garcia, Brian Bolland

#32

  9/19/2007
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Origin of EclipsoPaul Dini, Tony Bedard, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, Al Barrionuevo, Phil Winslade

#33

  9/12/2007
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Origin of Riddler (Edward Nigma)Paul Dini, Adam Beechen, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, Carlos Magno, Don Kramer

#34

  9/5/2007
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Origin of Lex LuthorPaul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, Jesus Saiz, Andy Clarke

#35

  8/29/2007
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Origin of ParallaxPaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, Manuel Garcia, Ivan Reis

#36

  8/22/2007
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 Paul Dini, Tony Bedard, Scott BeattyJim Calafiore, Tony Daniel

#37

  8/15/2007
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 Paul Dini, Adam Beechen, Scott BeattyKeith Giffen, David Lopez, Mike Norton, Stéphane Roux

#38

  8/8/2007
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1st appearance of Mr. Action (Jimmy Olsen)Paul Dini, Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, Dan JurgensJesus Saiz, Dan Jurgens

#39

  8/1/2007
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 Paul Dini, Sean McKeever, Dan JurgensJim Calafiore, Dan Jurgens

#40

  7/25/2007
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 Paul Dini, Tony Bedard, Dan JurgensKeith Giffen, Manuel Garcia, Dan Jurgens

#41

  7/18/2007
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 Paul Dini, Adam Beechen, Dan JurgensDennis Calero, Dan Jurgens

#42

  7/11/2007
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Versus ClayfacePaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Tony Bedard, Dan JurgensCarlos Magno, Dan Jurgens

#43

  7/4/2007
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 Paul Dini, Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, Dan JurgensManuel Garcia, David Lopez, Dan Jurgens

#44

  6/27/2007
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 Paul Dini, Adam Beechen, Dan JurgensCarlos Magno, Dan Jurgens

#45

  6/20/2007
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 Paul Dini, Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, Dan JurgensJim Calafiore, Dan Jurgens

#46

  6/13/2007
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1st appearance ForerunnerPaul Dini, Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, Dan JurgensJesus Saiz, Dan Jurgens

#47

  6/6/2007
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1st appearance Mary Marvel’s black costumePaul Dini, Sean McKeever, Dan JurgensTom Derenick

#48

  5/30/2007
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Death of LightrayPaul Dini, Adam Beechen, Dan JurgensDavid Lopez, Dan Jurgens

#49

  5/23/2007
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 Paul Dini, Tony Bedard, Dan JurgensCarlos Magno, Dan Jurgens

#50

  5/16/2007
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 Paul Dini, Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin GrayJim Calafiore

#51

  5/9/2007
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3 panel fold out coverPaul DiniJesus Saiz

#51 Variation A

  7/1/2007
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Comic Con free giveaway variantPaul DiniJesus Saiz

Book #1

  5/29/2008
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Collects Countdown #51–39Paul Dini, Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, Tony Bedard, Adam Beechen, Sean McKeever, Keith GiffenKeith Giffen, Jesus Saiz, Jim Calafiore, Carlos Magno, David Lopez, Tom Derenick, Manuel Garcia, Dennis Calero

Book #2

  7/16/2008
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Collects Countdown #26–38Paul Dini, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Adam Beechen, Tony Bedard, Sean McKeeverJesus Saiz, David Lopez, Mike Norton, Jim Calafiore, Manuel Garcia, Carlos Magno, Al Barrionuevo

Book #3

  10/1/2008
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Collects Countdown #13–15Paul Dini, Adam Beechen, Justin Gray, JImmy Palmiotti, Tony Bedard, Sean McKeeverKeith Giffen, Ron Lim, Tom Derenick, Carlos Magno, Jamal Igle, Howard Porter, Jesus Saiz, Scott Kolins, Pete Woods

Book #4

 
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Collects Countdown (DC) #12-1Paul Dini, Keith Giffen, Adam Beechen, Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Sean McKeeverRon Lim, Carlos Magno, Al Barrionuevo, Jesus Saiz, Scott Kolins