Crisis on Infinite Earths

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DC Comics, Jan 1, 2001 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 368 pages
156 Reviews
A spectacular and original novel based on the epic comics series that forever changed the universe of Superman and Batman by the man who created the original tale! Trapped in a timeless limbo, Barry Allen, the Flash, can only watch in silent and helpless horror as, one by one, countless universes fade from existance in order to feed the insatiable need for power of the Anti-Monitor, a being from the anti-matter universe of Qward. Under the guidance of the Monitor, his benevolent opposite, the super-heroes and villains of all realities are brought together for a last, desperate stand against the forces that promise the literal end of all existance.

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The artwork is stunning, and it's a very dense read. - Goodreads
Basically, I find most of the writing appalling. - Goodreads
It's not just that it's a complicated plot. - Goodreads
Perez's crowded artwork doesn't help either. - Goodreads
... the writing in this series isnt terrific. - Goodreads
It wasn't that the writing of that decade was just bad. - Goodreads

Review: Crisis on Infinite Earths (Post-Crisis Superman Chronology)

User Review  - Bill - Goodreads

I just read this with my son. It's a bit bewildering without a Phd in DC character history, but the artwork and scope of the project still impress. It's partly a victim of it's own success. Some of ... Read full review

Review: Crisis on Infinite Earths (Post-Crisis Superman Chronology)

User Review  - Sean Welch - Goodreads

Reading this again as an adult, I was not as blow away as I was at 14 reading the series month to month. Yes, there is some cheese here and the characterizations are thin. But, given what this comic ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (2001)

Marv Wolfman is a creator and writer of children's books, novels, television, animation, and comic books, including "Blade," "Crisis on Infinite Earths," "Superman Returns," and "Teen Titans,"" "He lives in Los Angeles. Mario Ruiz is the creator and artist of the graphic novels "Sampson: Judge of Israel "and" Testament," the former editor-in-chief and creator of Metron Press, the founder of Valor Comics, and an advertising and graphic design art director. He lives in New York City. William J. Rubin is CEO of Nachson Press LLC and the project architect. He lives in Chicago.