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Aaron Horvath is an American animatr, television writer, producer, and director.
Ace the Bat-Hound is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, commonly as the canine crime-fighting partner of Batman and Robin.
Action Comics is an American comic book series that introduced Superman, one of the first major superhero characters.
Action fiction is the literary genre that includes spy novels, adventure stories, tales of terror and intrigue ("cloak and dagger"), and mysteries.
Adventure Comics is an American comic book series published by DC Comics from 1938 to 1983 and revived from 2009 to 2011.
Adventure fiction is fiction that usually presents danger, or gives the reader a sense of excitement.
Akiva J. Goldsman (born July 7, 1962) is an American film and television writer, director, and producer.
Alan Moore (born 18 November 1953) is an English writer known primarily for his work in comic books including Watchmen, V for Vendetta, The Ballad of Halo Jones and From Hell.
Alex Tse (born 1976) is an American screenwriter who wrote the 2004 gangster film Sucker Free City, co-wrote the 2009 superhero film Watchmen, and wrote the 2018 film Superfly.
All Star Comics is an American comic book series from All-American Publications, one of three companies that merged with National Periodical Publications to form the modern-day DC Comics.
All Star was an imprint of ongoing American comic book titles published by DC Comics that ran from 2005 to 2008.
All-American PublicationsThe name is spelled with a hyphen per its logo (pictured) and sources including at Don Markstein's Toonopedia.
Allan Heinberg (born June 29, 1967) is an American film screenwriter, television writer and producer and comic book writer.
Amalgam Comics was a publishing imprint shared by DC Comics and Marvel Comics, in which the two comic book publishers merged their characters into new ones (e.g., DC Comics' Batman and Marvel Comics' Wolverine became the Amalgam character Dark Claw).
America's Best Comics (ABC) is a comic book publishing brand.
The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
An American comic book is a thin periodical, typically 32-pages, containing comics content.
In book publishing, an anthology is a collection of literary works chosen by the compiler.
Apokolips is a fictional planet appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Aquaman is a superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Aquaman is an upcoming American superhero film based on the DC Comics character of the same name.
Archie Comic Publications, Inc. is an American comic book publisher headquartered in Pelham, New York.
Arnold Drake (March 1, 1924 – March 12, 2007) was an American comic book writer and screenwriter best known for co-creating the DC Comics characters Deadman and the Doom Patrol, and the Marvel Comics characters the Guardians of the Galaxy, among others.
Arrow is an American superhero television series developed by writer/producers Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, and Andrew Kreisberg.
AT&T Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate holding company headquartered at Whitacre Tower in Downtown Dallas, Texas.
Atlas Entertainment is an American film financing and production company, started by Charles Roven and Dawn Steel in 1995.
Atlas/Seaboard is the term comic book historians and collectors use to refer to the 1970s line of comics published as Atlas Comics by the American company Seaboard Periodicals, to differentiate from the 1950s' Atlas Comics, a predecessor of Marvel Comics.
An auction is a process of buying and selling goods or services by offering them up for bid, taking bids, and then selling the item to the highest bidder.
Back Issue! is an American magazine published by TwoMorrows Publishing, based in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Bad Hat Harry Productions is an American film and television production company founded in 1994 by director Bryan Singer.
Bats are mammals of the order Chiroptera; with their forelimbs adapted as wings, they are the only mammals naturally capable of true and sustained flight.
Bat-Mite is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Batman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Batman '66 is a comic book series published by DC Comics featuring Batman as a continuation of the 1966–68 television series starring Adam West and Burt Ward as Batman and Robin.
Batman is a 1989 American superhero film directed by Tim Burton and produced by Jon Peters and Peter Guber, based on the DC Comics character of the same name.
Batman is an ongoing American comic book series featuring the DC Comics superhero Batman as its main protagonist.
Batman is a 1960s American live action television series, based on the DC comic book character of the same name.
Batman Begins is a 2005 superhero film based on the DC Comics character Batman, directed by Christopher Nolan and written by Nolan and David S. Goyer.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is a 2016 American superhero film featuring the DC Comics characters Batman and Superman.
Batman: Arkham Origins is a 2013 action-adventure video game developed by WB Games Montréal and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment for Microsoft Windows and the PlayStation 3, Wii U and Xbox 360 video game consoles.
"Knightfall" is a 1993-1994 Batman story arc published by DC Comics.
Batwoman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Bette Kane is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Milton Finger, known professionally as Bill Finger (February 8, 1914 – January 18, 1974), was an American comic strip and comic book writer best known as the co-creator, with Bob Kane, of the DC Comics character Batman, and the co-architect of the series' development.
Bizarro is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Robert G. "Bob" Haney (March 15, 1926 – November 25, 2004) was an American comic book writer, best known for his work for DC Comics.
Robert "Bob" Harras (born January 11, 1959)Comics Buyer's Guide #1650; February 2009; Page 107 is an American comics writer and editor, who was editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics from 1995 to 2000 and currently serves as editor-in-chief of DC Comics.
Robert Kane, known professionally as Bob Kane (born Robert Kahn; October 24, 1915 – November 3, 1998), was an American comic book writer and artist who co-created, with Bill Finger, the DC Comics character Batman.
Robert K. "Bob" LeRose (June 3, 1921 – August 30, 2006) (as spelled here), Social Security Number 088-16-0290, at the Social Security Death Index via GenealogyBank.com.
Founded in 1999, Box Office Mojo tracks box office revenue in a systematic, algorithmic way, and publishes the data on its website.
Brainiac is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, usually as an adversary of Superman, his second archenemy after Lex Luthor, and a frequent enemy of the Justice League.
Giordano Bruno Premiani (January 4, 1907 – August 17, 1984) at the Lambiek Comiclopedia, which notes, "Most American sources list his birth year as 1924, but Italian police records mention 4 January 1907.". was an Italian illustrator known for his work for several American comic book publishers, particularly DC Comics.
Bryan Jay Singer (born September 17, 1965) is an American film director, film producer, and writer.
Burbank is a city in Los Angeles County in Southern California, United States, northwest of downtown Los Angeles.
Charles Clarence Beck (June 8, 1910 – November 22, 1989), usually cited as C. C. Beck, was an American cartoonist and comic book artist, best known for his work on Captain Marvel at Fawcett Comics and DC Comics.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
Captain Marvel, also known as Shazam, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Captain Marvel (Mar-Vell) is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.
Carmine Michael Infantino (May 24, 1925 – April 4, 2013) was an American comics artist and editor, primarily for DC Comics, during the late 1950s and early 1960s period known as the Silver Age of Comic Books.
Catwoman is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, commonly in association with the superhero Batman.
A checkerboard (American English) or chequerboard (British English; see spelling differences) is a board of chequered pattern on which English draughts (checkers) is played.
A chief creative officer (CCO) is the highest ranking position of the creative team within a company.
A chief digital officer (CDO) or a chief digital information officer (CDIO) is an individual who helps a company, a government organization or a city drive growth by converting traditional "analog" businesses to digital ones using the potential of modern online technologies and data (i.e., digital transformation), and at times oversees operations in the rapidly changing digital sectors like mobile applications, social media and related applications, virtual goods, as well as "wild" web-based information management and marketing.
Chris McKay, also known as Chris Taylor, is an American film and television director, producer, editor, animator, and visual effects artist.
Chris McKenna is an American television writer, producer and film writer.
Chris Terrio (born December 31, 1976) is an American screenwriter and film director.
Christopher Edward Nolan (born 30 July 1970) is an English film director, screenwriter, and producer who holds both British and American citizenship.
CinemaScore is a market research firm based in Las Vegas.
A civilian is "a person who is not a member of the military or of a police or firefighting force".
Cliffhanger was an imprint of Wildstorm, publishing creator-owned comic books.
CMX was an imprint of DC Comics.
A collectable (collectible or collector's item) is any object regarded as being of value or interest to a collector (not necessarily monetarily valuable or antique).
The Comics Code Authority (CCA) was formed in 1954 by the Comics Magazine Association of America as an alternative to government regulation, to allow the comic publishers to self-regulate the content of comic books in the United States.
Iconology Inc., d/b/a ComiXology (styled comiXology), is a cloud-based digital distribution platform for comics, with over 200 million comic downloads as of September 2013.
Condé Nast Inc. is an American mass media company founded in 1909 by Condé Montrose Nast, based at One World Trade Center and owned by Advance Publications.
In fiction, continuity is consistency of the characteristics of people, plot, objects, and places seen by the reader or viewer over some period of time.
"Convergence" is a weekly comic book storyline published by DC Comics that ran from April 2015 to May 2015.
Copyright infringement is the use of works protected by copyright law without permission, infringing certain exclusive rights granted to the copyright holder, such as the right to reproduce, distribute, display or perform the protected work, or to make derivative works.
Cover date refers to the date displayed on the covers of periodical publications such as magazines and comic books.
Crain Communications Inc is an American publishing conglomerate based in Detroit, Michigan.
Crime comics is a genre of American comic books and format of crime fiction.
Crisis on Infinite Earths is an American comic book published by DC Comics.
Cruel and Unusual Films, Inc. is an American film production company that was established in 2004 by filmmaker Zack Snyder, his wife Deborah Snyder, and their producing partner Wesley Coller.
Dan DiDio (born October 13, 1959) is an American writer, editor, and publisher who has worked in the television and comic book industries.
Dan Harris (born August 29, 1979) is an American screenwriter and director best known for working with Michael Dougherty and Bryan Singer, and whose writing credits include Superman Returns, X2 and X-Men: Apocalypse.
Dan Lin is a Taiwanese-born American film producer.
Dark Circle Comics is an imprint of Archie Comics Publications, Inc. Under its previous name, Red Circle Comics, it published non-humor characters, particularly superheroes in the 1970s and 1980s, and was a digital imprint from 2012 to 2014.
Dark Horse Comics is an American comic book and manga publisher.
Darkseid (pronounced "Darkside") is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
David Chester Gibbons (born 14 April 1949) is an English comics artist, writer and sometimes letterer.
David Ayer (born January 18, 1968) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter.
David Hayter (born February 6, 1969) is a Canadian-American voice and screen actor and screenwriter.
David Samuel Goyer (born December 22, 1965) is an American screenwriter, film director, novelist, producer, and comic book writer.
DC Archive Editions is a line of hardcover reprint runs of early, often rare comic book series, titles, and stories.
DC Collectibles is a division of DC Comics, the Time Warner subsidiary that publishes comic books and licenses characters such as Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman.
DC Comics, Inc. is an American comic book publisher.
DC Cosmic Cards is a card set made by Impel/SkyBox in 1992.
The DC Extended Universe (DCEU) is an unofficial term used to refer to an American media franchise and shared universe that is centered on a series of superhero films, distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures and based on characters that appear in American comic books by DC Comics.
DC Films is an American motion picture studio based at the Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, California.
DC Focus was a short-lived imprint of DC Comics launched in 2004.
The DC Implosion is the popular label for the sudden cancellation of more than two dozen ongoing and planned series by the American comics publisher DC Comics in 1978.
DC Rebirth was a 2016 relaunch by American comic book publisher DC Comics of its entire line of ongoing monthly superhero comic book titles.
DC Super Hero Girls or DC Superhero Girls (in various countries) is an American superhero action figure franchise created by Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment that launched in the third quarter of 2015.
The DC Universe (DCU) is the fictional shared universe where most stories in American comic book titles published by DC Comics take place. DC superheroes such as Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman are from this universe, and it also contains well known supervillains such as the Lex Luthor, Joker, and Darkseid. In context, "DC Universe" usually refers to the main DC continuity. The term "DC Multiverse" refers to the collection of all continuities within DC Comics publications. Within the Multiverse, the main DC Universe has gone by many names, but in recent years has been referred to by "Prime Earth" (not to be confused with "Earth Prime") or "Earth 0". The main DC Universe as well as the alternate realities related to it began as the first shared universe in comic books and were quickly adapted to other media such as film serials or radio dramas. In subsequent decades, the continuity between all of these media became increasingly complex with certain storylines and events designed to simplify or streamline the more confusing aspects of characters' histories.
DC Universe is an upcoming video on demand service operated by DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Digital Networks.
Deadline Hollywood, also known as Deadline.com and previously known as news blog Deadline Hollywood Daily, is an online magazine founded by Nikki Finke in 2006.
Dennis J. "Denny" O'Neil (born May 3, 1939) is an American comic book writer and editor, principally for Marvel Comics and DC Comics from the 1960s through the 1990s, and Group Editor for the Batman family of titles until his retirement.
Detective Comics is an American comic book series published by DC Comics.
Diamond Comic Distributors, Inc. (often called Diamond Comics, DCD, or casually Diamond) is a comic book and pop-culture distributor serving retailers in North America and worldwide.
Diane Whelan Nelson (born 1968) is an American business executive who served as President of DC Entertainment from 2009 to 2018 and as President and Chief Content Officer of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment from 2013 to 2018.
Richard Joseph "Dick" Giordano (July 20, 1932 – March 27, 2010) was an American comics artist and editor whose career included introducing Charlton Comics' "Action Heroes" stable of superheroes and serving as executive editor of DC Comics.
The direct market is the dominant distribution and retail network for American comic books.
Doc Savage is a fictional character originally published in American pulp magazines during the 1930s and 1940s.
Doctor Richard Occult is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Don Markstein's Toonopedia (subtitled A Vast Repository of Toonological Knowledge) is a web encyclopedia of print cartoons, comic strips and animation, initiated February 13, 2001.
Donald De Line (or Donald DeLine) is an American film producer.
Donna Troy is a comic book superheroine published by DC Comics.
The Doom Patrol is a superhero team appearing in publications from DC Comics.
Entertaining Comics, more commonly known as EC Comics, was an American publisher of comic books, which specialized in horror fiction, crime fiction, satire, military fiction, and science fiction from the 1940s through the mid-1950s, notably the Tales from the Crypt series.
Eclipse Comics was an American comic book publisher, one of several independent publishers during the 1980s and early 1990s.
Elfquest (or ElfQuest) is a cult hit comic book property created by Wendy and Richard Pini in 1978.
Elseworlds was the publication imprint for American comic books produced by DC Comics for stories that took place outside the DC Universe canon.
"Emerald Twilight" is a 1994 comic book story told in Green Lantern (vol. 3) #48-50, written by Ron Marz, drawn by Darryl Banks and published by DC Comics.
Entertainment is a form of activity that holds the attention and interest of an audience, or gives pleasure and delight.
Etrigan the Demon is a fictional superhero and antihero appearing in comic books published by DC Comics.
The Fantastic Four is a fictional superhero team appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.
Fantasy is a genre of speculative fiction set in a fictional universe, often without any locations, events, or people referencing the real world.
Fawcett Comics, a division of Fawcett Publications, was one of several successful comic book publishers during the Golden Age of Comic Books in the 1940s.
A fictional universe is a self-consistent setting with events, and often other elements, that differ from the real world.
Fifty Who Made DC Great is a one shot published by DC Comics to commemorate the company's 50th anniversary in 1985.
Firestorm is the name of several fictional superheroes appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
The Flash (or simply Flash) is the name of several superheroes appearing in comic books published by DC Comics.
"Flash of Two Worlds!" is a landmark comic book story that was published in The Flash #123 (Sept. 1961).
Flashpoint is a 2011 comic book crossover story arc published by DC Comics.
The Forever People are a fictional group of extraterrestrial superheroes appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
"Fourth World" is a storyline told through a metaseries of interconnecting comic book titles written and drawn by Jack Kirby, and published by DC Comics from 1970 to 1973.
Fox Feature Syndicate (also known as Fox Comics and Fox Publications) was a comic book publisher from early in the period known to fans and historians as the Golden Age of Comic Books.
Frank Miller (born January 27, 1957) is an American comic book writer, novelist, inker, screenwriter, film director, and producer best known for his comic book stories and graphic novels such as Ronin, ''Daredevil: Born Again'', The Dark Knight Returns, Sin City, and 300.
Fredric Wertham (March 20, 1895 – November 18, 1981) was a German-American psychiatrist and author.
G.I. Combat was an American comics anthology, specializing in war comics.
Gardner Francis Cooper Fox (May 20, 1911 – December 24, 1986) was an American writer known best for creating numerous comic book characters for DC Comics.
Geoff Johns (born January 25, 1973) is an American comic book writer, television writer, television producer, film producer and screenwriter.
George Pérez (born June 9, 1954)"Contributors: George Pérez," The New Teen Titans Archives, Volume 1 (DC Comics, 1999).
Gil Kane (born Eli Katz; April 6, 1926 – January 31, 2000) was a Latvian-born American comics artist whose career spanned the 1940s to the 1990s and virtually every major comics company and character.
Glen Murakami (born July 27, 1968) is a Japanese American animator, animation director, and producer.
The Golden Age of Comic Books describes an era of American comic books from the late 1930s to circa 1950.
Goliath is described in the biblical Book of Samuel as a tall Philistine warrior who was defeated by young David in single combat. Post-Classical Jewish traditions stressed his status as the representative of paganism, in contrast to David, the champion of the God of Israel. Christian tradition sees in David's overcoming Goliath the victory of God's king over the enemies of God's helpless people and interprets this as prefiguring Jesus' victory over sin and the Church's victory over Satan. The phrase "David and Goliath" (or "David versus Goliath") has taken on a more popular meaning, denoting an underdog situation, a contest where a smaller, weaker opponent faces a much bigger, stronger adversary. "used to describe a situation in which a small or weak person or organization tries to defeat another much larger or stronger opponent: The game looks like it will be a David and Goliath contest.".
Google Play (previously Android Market) is a digital distribution service operated and developed by Google.
The Grand Comics Database (GCD) is an Internet-based project to build a database of comic book information through user contributions.
Grant Morrison, MBE (born 31 January 1960) is a Scottish comic book writer, and playwright.
A graphic novel is a book made up of comics content.
Green Arrow is a fictional superhero who appears in comic books published by DC Comics.
"Green Goblin Reborn!" is a 1971 Marvel Comics story arc which features Spider-Man fighting against his arch enemy Norman Osborn, the Green Goblin.
Green Lantern is the name of several superheroes appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Green Lantern is a 2011 American superhero film based on the DC Comics character of the same name.
Greg Berlanti (born May 24, 1972) is an American writer and producer of film and television, and film director.
Hal Jordan, also known as Green Lantern, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Harry Donenfeld (October 17, 1893 – February 1, 1965) was an American publisher who is known primarily for being the owner of National Allied Publications, which distributed Detective Comics and Action Comics, the originator publications for the superhero characters Superman and Batman.
Helix was a short-lived, science fiction and science fantasy imprint of DC Comics, launched in 1996 and discontinued in 1998.
Heroin, also known as diamorphine among other names, is an opioid most commonly used as a recreational drug for its euphoric effects.
Homage Comics was a comic book publishing imprint, a subdivision of Wildstorm.
Hoopla Digital (stylized as "hoopla") is a web and mobile (iOS/Android) platform that provides a wide range of digital content (audio books, movies, music, ebooks, comics, and TV).
Horror comics are comic books, graphic novels, black-and-white comics magazines, and manga focusing on horror fiction.
The House of Mystery is the name of several horror, fantasy, and mystery Comics anthologies published by DC Comics.
Humour (British English) or humor (American English; see spelling differences) is the tendency of experiences to provoke laughter and provide amusement.
Image Comics is an American comic book publisher.
Impact Comics was an imprint of DC Comics that was aimed at younger audiences.
Independent News Co. was a magazine and comic book distribution business owned by National Periodical Publications, the parent company of DC Comics.
Indicia is the plural of the Latin word indicium, meaning distinguishing marks.
"Infinite Crisis" is a 2005–2006 comic book storyline published by DC Comics, consisting of an eponymous, seven-issue comic book limited series written by Geoff Johns and illustrated by Phil Jimenez, George Pérez, Ivan Reis, and Jerry Ordway, and a number of tie-in books.
The inker (sometimes credited as the finisher or embellisher or tracer) is one of the two line artists in traditional comic book production.
Inverse is an American digital media company covering topics such as technology, science, and culture for a millennial audience.
Irwin Donenfeld (March 1, 1926 – November 29, 2004) was an American comic book publishing executive for DC Comics.
Jack Adler (July 1, 1917 – September 18, 2011)Bails, Jerry.
Jack Kirby (born Jacob Kurtzberg; August 28, 1917 – February 6, 1994) was an American comic book artist, writer, and editor, widely regarded as one of the medium's major innovators and one of its most prolific and influential creators.
Jacob S. "Jack" Liebowitz (born Yacov Lebovitz October 10, 1900 – December 11, 2000), Social Security Number 091-03-2495, last residence New York City, New York 10019.
James Wan (born 26 February 1977) is a Malaysian-born Australian film director, screenwriter, and producer.
Jason Isaac Fuchs (born March 5, 1986) is an American actor and screenwriter, best known for writing Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), Pan (2015) and Wonder Woman (2017).
Jenette Kahn (born May 16, 1947) is an American comic book editor and executive.
Jerome Siegel (October 17, 1914 – January 28, 1996),Roger Stern.
Jim Lee (Korean 이용철; born August 11, 1964) is a Korean American comic-book artist, writer, editor, and publisher.
James Shooter (born September 27, 1951) is an American writer, occasional fill-in artist, editor, and publisher for various comic books.
James Hayward (born September 17, 1970) is a Canadian-American film director, screenwriter, animator and guitarist.
Joe Giella (born June 27, 1928) at the Lambiek Comiclopedia.
Joseph "Joe" Kubert (September 18, 1926 – August 12, 2012) was a Polish-born American comic book artist, art teacher, and founder of The Kubert School.
Joseph "Joe" Shuster (July 10, 1914 – July 30, 1992) was a Canadian-American comic book artist best known for co-creating the DC Comics character Superman, with writer Jerry Siegel, in Action Comics #1 (cover-dated June 1938).
Joey Cavalieri is an American writer and editor of comic books.
John F. Albano (September 12, 1922 – May 23, 2005) was an American writer who worked in the comic book industry.
John Broome (May 4, 1913 – March 14, 1999), who additionally used the pseudonyms John Osgood and Edgar Ray Meritt, was an American comic book writer for DC Comics.
John Ostrander (born April 20, 1949) is an American writer of comic books, including Suicide Squad, Grimjack and Star Wars: Legacy.
Johnny DC is a character that DC Comics has used at various times as a mascot for its lines of comic books, and occasionally as a metafictional character who comments on the comics in which he appears.
The Joker is a fictional supervillain created by Bill Finger, Bob Kane, and Jerry Robinson who first appeared in the debut issue of the comic book Batman (April 25, 1940), published by DC Comics.
John H. Peters (born June 2, 1945) is an American movie producer.
Jonah Woodson Hex is a western comic book antihero appearing in comic books published by DC Comics.
Jonah Hex is a 2010 American supernatural Western action thriller film based on the DC Comics character of the same name.
Jonathan "Jonah" Nolan (born 1976) is an English-American screenwriter, television producer, director and author.
Joseph Hill Whedon (born June 23, 1964) is an American screenwriter, director, producer, comic book writer, and composer.
Julius "Julie" Schwartz (June 19, 1915 – February 8, 2004) was a comic book editor, and a science fiction agent and prominent fan.
The Justice League is a team of fictional superheroes appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Justice League is a 2017 American superhero film based on the DC Comics superhero team of the same name, distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Justice League Unlimited (JLU) is an American animated television series that was produced by Warner Bros. Animation and aired on Cartoon Network.
The Justice Society of America (JSA) is a superhero team appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Kamandi is an American comic book character, created by artist Jack Kirby and published by DC Comics.
Kinney National Services, Inc. (later, Kinney Services, Inc.) was an American conglomerate company from 1966 to 1972.
Kitchen Sink Press was a comic book publishing company founded by Denis Kitchen in 1970.
Legendary Entertainment (also known as Legendary Pictures Productions, LLC or simply Legendary) is an American media company based in Burbank, California.
The Legion of Super-Heroes is a fictional superhero team appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Les Humanoïdes Associés, colloquially abbreviated to Humanos by its French stable of comic artists, is a French publishing house specializing in comics and graphic novels.
Alexander Joseph "Lex" Luthor is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
In the field of comic books, a limited series is a comics series with a predetermined number of issues.
A line is a concept in western comic books which denotes a specific couple of publications by a publisher.
This list is for original fictional characters created for adaptations of comic books in other forms of media (television series, films, books, games and advertising).
This is a list of active DC Comics publications, either ongoing series or limited series, including those released under the Vertigo imprint and the Young Animal imprint.
This is a list of DC Universe fictional characters which were created for and are owned by DC Comics.
DC Comics has published a number of other imprints and lines of comics over the years.
DC Comics is one of the largest comic book publishers in North America.
DC Comics is one of the largest and oldest American comic book publishers.
Below is a list of television series based on properties of DC Comics.
This is a list of unmade and unreleased projects by DC Comics.
This is a list of video games based on DC Comics.
A logo (abbreviation of logotype, from λόγος logos "word" and τύπος typos "imprint") is a graphic mark, emblem, or symbol used to aid and promote public identification and recognition.
Mad (stylized as MAD) is an American humor magazine founded in 1952 by editor Harvey Kurtzman and publisher William Gaines, launched as a comic book before it became a magazine.
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (January 7, 1890 – 1965) was an American pulp magazine writer and entrepreneur who pioneered the American comic book, publishing the first such periodical consisting solely of original material rather than reprints of newspaper comic strips.
Man of Steel is a 2013 superhero film based on the DC Comics character Superman.
Management (or managing) is the administration of an organization, whether it is a business, a not-for-profit organization, or government body.
are comics created in Japan or by creators in the Japanese language, conforming to a style developed in Japan in the late 19th century.
Marc Guggenheim (born September 24, 1970) is an American screenwriter, television producer, comic book writer, and novelist.
Market share is the percentage of a market (defined in terms of either units or revenue) accounted for by a specific entity.
Martin Campbell (born 24 October 1943) is a New Zealand TV and film director, best known for directing Bond movies GoldenEye (1995) and Casino Royale (2006).
Martin Goodman (born Moe Goodman; January 18, 1908 – June 6, 1992,City of New York, Department of Health Certificate and Record of Birth, January 18, 1908, No. 3268, lists name as "Moe". Bell and Vassallo list his name as "Moses", citing U.S. Census records, Birth year given as 1910, Brooklyn, in Bell, Vassallo note (p. 290), "Daniels's book gets several facts wrong, including Goodman's date of birth, the name of his very first pulp, and the name of his first publishing company." Birth year also appears as 1910 at Birthdate is given as January 8, likely a typographical error, at was an American publisher of pulp magazines, paperback books, men's adventure magazines, and comic books, launching the company that would become Marvel Comics.
Marvin Arthur "Marv" Wolfman (born May 13, 1946) is an American comic book writer.
Marvel Comics is the common name and primary imprint of Marvel Worldwide Inc., formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, a publisher of American comic books and related media.
Marvel Fireside Books were a series of full-color trade paperbacks featuring Marvel Comics stories and characters co-published by Marvel and the Simon & Schuster division Fireside Books from 1974 to 1979.
Marvel Studios, LLC (originally known as Marvel Films from 1993 to 1996) is an American motion picture studio based at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California and is a subsidiary of Walt Disney Studios, itself a wholly owned division of The Walt Disney Company, with film producer Kevin Feige serving as president.
A mascot is any person, animal, or object thought to bring luck, or anything used to represent a group with a common public identity, such as a school, professional sports team, society, military unit, or brand name.
Maxwell Charles Gaines (September 21, 1894 – August 20, 1947) was a pioneering figure in the creation of the modern comic book.
(also stylized as MegaTokyo) is an English-language webcomic created by Fred Gallagher and Rodney Caston.
Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of media products: music albums, video games, films, TV shows, and formerly, books.
Michael Dougherty (born October 28, 1974) is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter, known for his work with Dan Harris on the scripts for Bryan Singer's films X2 and Superman Returns.
Michael E. Uslan (born June 2, 1951) is an American producer of the Batman films and was the first instructor to teach an accredited course on comic book folklore at any university.
Michael Goldenberg (born January 18, 1965) is an American playwright, screenwriter and film director.
Michael Green is an American writer and producer.
Michael Jelenic is an American television writer, producer, and animator.
Midtown Manhattan, or Midtown, represents the central lengthwise portion of the borough and island of Manhattan in New York City.
Milestone Media is a company best known for creating Milestone Comics, which were published and distributed by DC Comics, and the Static Shock cartoon series.
Milton Glaser (born June 26, 1929) is an American graphic designer.
A miniseries (or mini-series, also known as a serial in the UK) is a television program that tells a story in a predetermined, limited number of episodes.
Minx was an imprint of DC Comics that published graphic novels aimed at teenage girls.
Mister Miracle (Scott Free) is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
More Fun Comics, originally titled New Fun: The Big Comic Magazine a.k.a. New Fun Comics,.
Mortimer "Mort" Weisinger (April 25, 1915 – May 7, 1978) was an American magazine and comic book editor best known for editing DC Comics' Superman during the mid-1950s to 1960s, in the Silver Age of comic books.
The Multiverse, within DC Comics publications, is a "cosmic construct" collecting many of the fictional universes in which the published stories take place.
National Comics Publications, Inc. was the comic book company that would become DC Comics.
was a decision by the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in a twelve-year legal battle between National Comics (also known as Detective Comics and DC Comics) and the Fawcett Comics division of Fawcett Publications, concerning Fawcett's Captain Marvel character being an infringement on the copyright of National's Superman comic book character.
The term naturalism was coined by Émile Zola, who defines it as a literary movement which emphasizes observation and the scientific method in the fictional portrayal of reality.
Neal Adams (born June 15, 1941) is an American comic book and commercial artist known for helping to create some of the definitive modern imagery of the DC Comics characters Batman and Green Arrow; as the co-founder of the graphic design studio Continuity Associates; and as a creators-rights advocate who helped secure a pension and recognition for Superman creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
Neil Richard MacKinnon GaimanBorn as Neil Richard Gaiman, with "MacKinnon" added on the occasion of his marriage to Amanda Palmer.
Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor, known together professionally as Neveldine & Taylor or Neveldine/Taylor, are American filmmakers.
The New Gods are a fictional race appearing in the eponymous comic book series published by DC Comics, as well as selected other DC titles.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
Newsarama is an American website that publishes news, interviews, and essays about the American comic book industry.
OMAC (Buddy Blank) is a superhero comic book character created in 1974 by Jack Kirby and published by DC Comics.
"One Year Later" was a 2006 comic book storyline running through the books published by DC Comics.
In the comic book publishing industry, a one-shot is a comic book published as a single, standalone issue, with a self-contained story, and not as part of an ongoing series or miniseries.
Many paper size standards conventions have existed at different times and in different countries.
A paperback is a type of book characterized by a thick paper or paperboard cover, and often held together with glue rather than stitches or staples.
Paradox Press was a division of DC Comics formed in 1993 after editor Mark Nevelow departed from Piranha Press.
Paramount Pictures Corporation (also known simply as Paramount) is an American film studio based in Hollywood, California, that has been a subsidiary of the American media conglomerate Viacom since 1994.
Patricia Lea Jenkins (born July 24, 1971) is an American film director and screenwriter.
Paul Levitz (born October 21, 1956) is an American comic book writer, editor and executive.
Paul Leroy Norris (April 28, 1914 – November 5, 2007) was an American comic book artist best known as co-creator of the DC Comics superhero Aquaman, and for a 35-year run as artist of the newspaper comic strip Brick Bradford.
A penciller (or penciler) is a collaboration artist who works in creation of comic books, graphic novels, and similar visual art forms, with focus on primary pencil illustrations, hence the term "penciller".
Penguin Random House (PRH) is an American multinational publishing company formed in 2013 from the merger of Random House (owned by German media conglomerate Bertelsmann) and Penguin Group (owned by British publishing company Pearson PLC).
Philip A. Lord (born July 12, 1975) and Christopher Robert Miller (born September 23, 1975) are an American filmmaker duo.
Piranha Press, an imprint of DC Comics from 1989 to 1994, was a response by DC to the growing interest in alternative comics.
Promethea is a comic book series created by Alan Moore, J. H. Williams III and Mick Gray, published by America's Best Comics/WildStorm.
DC Comics has produced many crossover stories combining characters from different series of comics.
Publishing is the dissemination of literature, music, or information—the activity of making information available to the general public.
Random House is an American book publisher and the largest general-interest paperback publisher in the world.
RatPac Entertainment is an American motion picture production and financing company owned by producer-director Brett Ratner and Access Entertainment.
Richard Bruning (born February 7, 1953) In print issue #1650 (February 2009), p. 107 is an American graphic designer and comics creator.
Road to Perdition is a 2002 American crime film directed by Sam Mendes.
Robert Kanigher (June 18, 1915 – May 7, 2002)Social Security Death Index, social security #116-07-5117.
Romance comics is a comics genre depicting strong and close romantic love and its attendant complications such as jealousy, marriage, divorce, betrayal, and heartache.
Rotten Tomatoes is an American review-aggregation website for film and television.
Roy Harper is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
A royalty is a payment made by one party, the licensee or franchisee to another that owns a particular asset, the licensor or franchisor for the right to ongoing use of that asset.
The Sandman is the pseudonym of several fictional characters appearing in comic books published by DC Comics.
In typography and lettering, a sans-serif, sans serif, gothic, or simply sans letterform is one that does not have extending features called "serifs" at the end of strokes.
Saturday-morning cartoon is a colloquial term for the original animated television programming that was typically scheduled on Saturday mornings in the United States on the major television networks.
Science fiction (often shortened to Sci-Fi or SF) is a genre of speculative fiction, typically dealing with imaginative concepts such as advanced science and technology, spaceflight, time travel, and extraterrestrial life.
Seth Grahame-Smith (born Seth Jared Greenberg; January 4, 1976) is an American novelist, film director, film producer, and screenwriter.
Sgt. Franklin "Frank" John Rock is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Shade, the Changing Man is a fictional comic book character created by Steve Ditko for DC Comics in 1977.
Shazam! is a half-hour live-action television program produced by Filmation (the studio's first such program), based on the superhero Captain Marvel, also known as Shazam, of Fawcett Comics' comic book series Whiz Comics (now owned by DC Comics).
Showcase is a comic anthology series published by DC Comics.
The Silver Age of Comic Books was a period of artistic advancement and commercial success in mainstream American comic books, predominantly those in the superhero genre.
Smallville is an American television series developed by writer-producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar, based on the DC Comics character Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.
"Snowbirds Don't Fly" is a two-part anti-drug comic book story arc which appeared in Green Lantern/Green Arrow issues 85 and 86, published by DC Comics in 1971.
Sol Harrison (1917 – November 19, 1989) was an American comic book colorist, production manager, and executive whose career spanned nearly 50 years in the industry.
Spider-Man is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.
In media, a spin-off (or spinoff) is a radio program, television program, video game, film, or any narrative work, derived from already existing works that focus on more details and different aspects from the original work (e.g. particular topics, characters or events).
The Spirit is a fictional masked crimefighter created by cartoonist Will Eisner.
Stan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber, December 28, 1922) is an American comic-book writer, editor, film executive producer, actor and publisher.
Static Shock is an American animated television series based on the Milestone Media/DC Comics superhero Static.
Stephen J. Ditko (born November 2, 1927) is an American comics artist and writer best known as the artist and co-creator, with Stan Lee, of the Marvel Comics superheroes Spider-Man and Doctor Strange.
A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company"daughter company.
The Suicide Squad is the name of a fictional antihero team appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. The first version of the Suicide Squad debuted in The Brave and the Bold #25 (September 1959), and the second and modern version, created by John Ostrander, debuted in Legends #3 (January 1987). One of the two teams saves the world from a threatening race of savages. The modern incarnation of the Suicide Squad is a team of incarcerated supervillains who carry out secret missions in exchange for reduced prison sentences. The Suicide Squad's name alludes to the dangerous nature of their missions. The team is based out of Belle Reve Penitentiary under the directorship of Amanda Waller. Various incarnations of the Suicide Squad have existed throughout the years as depicted in several self-titled comic book series, from its origins in the Silver Age, to its modern-day post-Crisis reimagining, to the current version that was introduced in 2016 DC Rebirth continuity reboot. The current incarnation of the team appears in the fifth volume of the Suicide Squad comic series, and the recurring members include Captain Boomerang, Deadshot, Enchantress, Harley Quinn, Katana, and Killer Croc. The group has appeared in various adaptations, including television series and an eponymous 2016 feature film.
Suicide Squad is a 2016 American superhero film based on the DC Comics antihero team of the same name, distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Supergirl is the name of several fictional superheroes appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
A superhero (sometimes rendered super-hero or super hero or Super) is a type of heroic stock character, usually possessing supernatural or superhuman powers, who is dedicated to fighting the evil of his/her universe, protecting the public, and usually battling supervillains.
Superhero fiction is a genre of speculative fiction examining the adventures, personalities and ethics of costumed crime fighters known as superheroes, who often possess superhuman powers and battle similarly powered criminals known as supervillains.
Superman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Superman (informally titled Superman: The Movie in some listings and reference sources) is a 1978 superhero film directed by Richard Donner and based on the DC Comics character of the same name.
Superman Returns is a 2006 American superhero film directed and produced by Bryan Singer.
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen is an American comic book series published by DC Comics from September–October 1954 until March 1974, spanning a total of 163 issues.
The Swamp Thing is a fictional character and antihero in comic books published by American company DC Comics.
Syncopy Films Inc. is a British film production company based in London, England.
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents is a fictional team of superheroes that appeared in comic books originally published by Tower Comics in the 1960s.
Tangent Comics was a DC Comics imprint created in 1997–1998, developed from ideas created by Dan Jurgens.
The Teen Titans, also known as the New Teen Titans and the Titans, are a fictional superhero team appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, often in an eponymous monthly series.
Teen Titans is an American animated superhero television series created by Glen Murakami, based on the DC Comics characters of the same name.
Teen Titans Go! is an American animated television series airing in the U.S. on Cartoon Network since April 23, 2013, and based on the DC Comics fictional superhero team.
Teen Titans Go! To the Movies is an upcoming 2018 American animated superhero comedy film based on the television series Teen Titans Go! and produced by Warner Bros. Animation.
A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.
The Amazing Spider-Man is an American comic book series published by Marvel Comics, featuring the fictional superhero Spider-Man as its main protagonist. Being in the mainstream continuity of the franchise, it began publication in 1963 as a monthly periodical and was published continuously, with a brief interruption in 1995, until its relaunch with a new numbering order in 1999. In 2003 the series reverted to the numbering order of the first volume. The title has occasionally been published biweekly, and was published three times a month from 2008 to 2010. A film named after the comic was released July 3, 2012. After DC Comics' relaunch of Action Comics and Detective Comics with new #1 issues in 2011, it had been the highest-numbered American comic still in circulation until it was cancelled. The title ended its 50-year run as a continuously published comic with issue #700 in December 2012. It was replaced by The Superior Spider-Man as part of the Marvel NOW! relaunch of Marvel's comic lines. The title was relaunched in April 2014, starting fresh from issue #1, after the "Goblin Nation" story arc published in The Superior Spider-Man and Superior Spider-Man Team-Up. In late 2015, The Amazing Spider-Man was relaunched again with a new volume with issue #1 following the 2015 Secret Wars event.
The Dark Knight is a 2008 superhero film directed, produced, and co-written by Christopher Nolan.
The Dark Knight Returns (alternatively titled Batman: The Dark Knight Returns) is a 1986 four-issue comic book miniseries starring Batman, written by Frank Miller, illustrated by Miller and Klaus Janson, and published by DC Comics.
The Dark Knight Rises is a 2012 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, who co-wrote the screenplay with his brother Jonathan Nolan, and the story with David S. Goyer.
"The Death of Superman" was an American comic book crossover event published by DC Comics in its Superman-related comics.
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multi-platform American digital and print magazine founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood film industry, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is a comic book series co-created by writer Alan Moore and artist Kevin O'Neill which began in 1999.
The Lego Batman Movie is a 2017 3D computer-animated superhero comedy film, produced by Warner Animation Group.
Lego System A/S, doing business as The Lego Group (stylised as The LEGO Group), is a Danish family-owned company based in Billund, Denmark.
The New 52 was the 2011 revamp and relaunch by DC Comics of its entire line of ongoing monthly superhero comic books.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Walt Disney Company, commonly known as Disney, is an American diversified multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate, headquartered at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California.
Time Inc. was an American worldwide mass media corporation founded on November 28, 1922 by Henry Luce and Briton Hadden and based in New York City.
Tom Strong is a comic book created by writer Alan Moore and artist Chris Sprouse, initially published bi-monthly by America's Best Comics, an imprint of DC Comics' Wildstorm division.
In literature, the tone of a literary work is the effect that the writer creates on the readers through choice of writing style.
Tony DeZuniga (November 8, 1932 – May 11, 2012) was a Filipino comics artist and illustrator best known for his works for DC Comics.
Tower Comics was an American comic book publishing company that operated from 1965 to 1969, best known for Wally Wood's T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents, a strange combination of secret agents and superheroes; and Samm Schwartz's Tippy Teen, an Archie Andrews clone.
In comics, a trade paperback (often shortened to trade) is a collection of stories originally published in comic books, reprinted in book format, usually capturing one story arc from a single title or a series of stories with a connected story arc or common theme.
A trademark, trade mark, or trade-markThe styling of trademark as a single word is predominantly used in the United States and Philippines only, while the two-word styling trade mark is used in many other countries around the world, including the European Union and Commonwealth and ex-Commonwealth jurisdictions (although Canada officially uses "trade-mark" pursuant to the Trade-mark Act, "trade mark" and "trademark" are also commonly used).
TwoMorrows Publishing is a publisher of magazines about comic books, founded in 1994 by John and Pam Morrow out of their small advertising agency in Raleigh, North Carolina.
In typography, a typeface (also known as font family) is a set of one or more fonts each composed of glyphs that share common design features.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Unknown Soldier, in comics, may refer to.
V for Vendetta is a British graphic novel written by Alan Moore and illustrated by David Lloyd (with additional art by Tony Weare).
Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.
DC Vertigo (originally simply Vertigo) is an imprint of the American comic book publisher DC Comics.
Vertigo Entertainment is an American film and television production company based in Los Angeles, founded in 2001 by Roy Lee and Doug Davison.
Video on demand is a programming system which allows users to select and watch/listen to video or audio content such as movies and TV shows whenever they choose, rather than at a scheduled broadcast time, the method that prevailed with over-the-air programming during the 20th century.
Walter Hamada is an American film executive and producer.
War comics is a genre of comic books that gained popularity in English-speaking countries following World War II.
Warner Bros.-Seven Arts, Inc. was an American entertainment company active from 1967 until 1970.
Warner Communications, Inc. was established in 1972 when Kinney National Company spun off its non-entertainment assets due to a financial scandal over its parking operations (as National Kinney Corporation), and changed its name.
Warner Premiere was the direct-to-video label of Warner Home Video, the home video unit of Warner Bros..
Warner Media, LLC (formerly Time Warner Inc.), doing business as WarnerMedia, is an American multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate headquartered in New York City and owned by AT&T.
WaRP Graphics, later Warp Graphics, is an alternative comics publisher best known for creating and being the original publisher of the Elfquest comic book series.
Watchmen is an American comic book limited series by the British creative team of writer Alan Moore, artist Dave Gibbons and colorist John Higgins.
Watchmen is a 2009 American superhero film directed by Zack Snyder, based on the 1986–87 DC Comics limited series of the same name by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons.
Weird War Tales was a war comic book title with supernatural overtones published by DC Comics.
Wendy Pini née Fletcher, (born June 4, 1951) and Richard Pini (born July 19, 1950) are the husband-and-wife team responsible for creating the well-known Elfquest series of comics, graphic novels and prose works.
Western comics is a comics genre usually depicting the American Old West frontier (usually anywhere west of the Mississippi River) and typically set during the late nineteenth century.
WildStorm Productions, or simply WildStorm, (often rendered Wildstorm) is an American comic book imprint.
The Wildstorm Universe is a fictional shared universe where the comic books published by Wildstorm take place.
Will Beall is an American screenwriter and former Los Angeles Police Department detective.
William Erwin "Will" Eisner (March 6, 1917 – January 3, 2005) was an American cartoonist, writer, and entrepreneur.
William Moulton Marston (May 9, 1893 – May 2, 1947), also known by the pen name Charles Moulton, was an American psychologist, inventor of an early prototype of the lie detector, self-help author, and comic book writer who created the character Wonder Woman.
Wonder Man is a fictional superhero created by American cartoonist Will Eisner, whose only appearance was in the comic book Wonder Comics #1 (May 1939).
Wonder Woman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Wonder Woman is a 2017 American superhero film based on the DC Comics character of the same name, distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
In the copyright law of the United States, a work made for hire (work for hire or WFH) is a work subject to copyright that is created by an employee as part of their job, or some limited types of works for which all parties agree in writing to the WFH designation.
The X-Men is a team of fictional superheroes appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.
Young Animal (trademarked as DC's Young Animal) is an imprint of DC Comics founded in 2016.
Zachary Edward Snyder (born March 1, 1966) is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter.
"Zero Hour: Crisis in Time!" is a comic book crossover storyline published by DC Comics in 1994, consisting of an eponymous five-issue central miniseries and a number of tie-in books.
Zuda Comics was DC Comics' webcomics imprint from 2007 until 2010.
2000 AD is a weekly British science fiction-orientated comic.
52 is a weekly American comic book limited series published by DC Comics that debuted on May 10, 2006, one week after the conclusion of the Infinite Crisis miniseries.
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