Action Comics, Vol. 1 Annual #12

Rel: Jun 17, 2009 - Pub: Aug 2009
Action, Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction, Super-Heroes
Modern Age | Color | USA | English
Comic | 48 pages | $4.99

One, Thara Ak-Var, is a prisoner in the bottle-city of Kandor. Adopted by Zor-El and Alura, the parents of her absent friend Kara, she becomes their chief of securitty before being claimed by Kandor's mysterious religious guild. The other, Lor-Zod, is a refugee trapped in the Phantom Zone. The child of Dru-Zod and Ursa, who was for a time raised by Kal-El on Earth. Now he is once more trapped in the Phantom Zone, trying to dodge his parents' wrath even as his body rapidly ages. A secret will draw these two together, prompting Thara Ak-Var to risk everything to rescue Lor-Zod from his torment. Together, the pair will become Flamebird and Nightwing, heroes to the Kryptonian people.

Creators View all

Writer Greg Rucka
Artist Pere Pérez
Colorist Mazi
Letterer Rob Leigh
Cover Artist Renato Guedes
Editor Matt Idelson
Editor in Chief Dan DiDio

Characters View all

Lois Lane
Nightwing (Lor-Zod / Christopher Kent)
Flamebird (Thara Ak-Var)
Alura Zor-El
Nadira Va-Dim
Tes Ak-Var
Brainiac (Vril Dox)
Superman (Kal-El / Clark Kent)
General Zod (Dru-Zod)
Commander Gor (Gor)