DC Database
Advertisement
DC Database

"The Reaching Hand": This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

DC Comics Presents: Elseworlds 100-Page Spectacular #1 is a one-shot with a cover date of January, 2012. It was published on November 28, 2011.

Synopsis for "The Reaching Hand"

This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

Police Detectives Bruce Wayne and Harvey Dent investigate a series of grisly murders, leading them to the amorphous horror that is the Reaching Hand and its grotesque, undead servants.

(DC's stretchable heroes and villains reimagined as Lovecraftian horrors)

Appearing in "The Reaching Hand"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • Harvey Dent

Antagonists:

  • Reaching Hand (Metamorpho)
    • Jimmy Olsen
    • Laura De Mille
    • Ralph Dibny

Other Characters:

  • Commissioner Gordon
  • Detective O'Brien
  • Doctor Woodrue

Locations:


Synopsis for "Rockumentary"

This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

Reporter Bonnie Firestein deals up a hard-hitting expose on the rise of Lex Records as the most influential publisher in the music industry.

(The history of super-heroics recast as the history of rock 'n roll)

Appearing in "Rockumentary"

Featured Characters:

  • Bonnie Firestein
  • Lex Luthor

Supporting Characters:

  • All Stars
  • Blackhawks
  • Bruce Wayne
  • Darkseid
  • Diana
  • Doomsday
    • Gorgon, Lobo
  • Jon Jonzz
  • The Heroes
  • Ivy and Harley
  • Supergirl
  • Teen Titans

Other Characters:

  • Bonnie Firestein
  • Lois Lane
  • Ra's al Ghul

Locations:

Synopsis for "Letitia Lerner, Superman's Baby-Sitter"

This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

Six-month-old Clark Kent give his babysitter Letitia more trouble than she counted on.

Appearing in "Letitia Lerner, Superman's Baby-Sitter"

Featured Characters:

  • Letitia Lerner

Supporting Characters:

Locations:

Synopsis for "The Vigilantes in Apartment 3-B"

This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

(Birds of Prey, presented in the format of a syndicated comic strip drama)

Appearing in "The Vigilantes in Apartment 3-B"

Featured Characters:

  • Batgirl/Barbara Gordon
  • Black Canary/Dinah Lance

Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Catwoman

Other Characters:

  • Eddie the Fence

Locations:

Synopsis for "Superman Jr. is No More!"

This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

When Superman Jr. gives up crimefighting in despair at never being able to live up to his father's ongoing legacy, Batman Jr. arranges for the original to fake his own death, so that his son can see that he will always be needed.

Appearing in "Superman Jr. is No More!"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Other Characters:

Locations:

Synopsis for "Scandalgate"

This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

President Superman in Crisis, Day 853.

(DC continuity reimagined as politics/political reporting)

Appearing in "Scandalgate"

Featured Characters:

  • Bizarro
  • Brainiac
  • Darkseid
  • Jimmy Olsen
  • Lana Lang
  • Lex Luthor
  • Maxima
  • Metallo
  • Mister Mxyzptlk
  • Parasite
  • President Superman (Behind the scenes)
  • Satanus
  • Silver Banshee
  • Toyman
  • Zod (Behind the scenes)

Locations:

Items:

Synopsis for "Worlds Apart"

This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

Superman's rocket lands on Thomas and Martha Wayne, causing the horribly disfigured Bruce Wayne to swear eternal vengeance on its occupant. Years later, a grown Batman breaks into Lex Luthor's lab, murders his adopted son with kryptonite bullets and then takes his own life.

Appearing in "Worlds Apart"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • Alfred
  • Thomas & Martha Wayne (Dies)

Antagonists:

  • Lex Luthor
  • Superman (Dies)

Other Characters:

Locations:

Items:

Vehicles:

Synopsis for "Silver Age Elseworlds"

This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

A series of splash pages for Elseworlds stories in a Silver Age style.

Appearing in "Silver Age Elseworlds"

Featured Characters:

  • Abraham (Brainiac) Lincoln vs. Clark Kent, Metallo
  • Luthor's Daughter, Wonder Woman
    • Lex Luthor
    • Wonder Woman
  • Challenge of Clayfish
    • Batman
    • Robin, the Squid Wonder
  • Golden Age Teen Titans
    • Amazon Prince
    • Arsenal
    • Doc Fate, Jr.
    • Kid Spectre
    • Li'l Atom
    • Stripesy
  • Revenge of Young Darkseid
    • Chameleon Boy
    • Colossal Boy
    • Cosmic Boy
    • Lightning Lad
    • Phantom Girl
    • Saturn Girl
    • Young Darkseid
  • Menace of the Gorilla-Explorer
    • Christopher Grodd Columbus
    • Flash
  • Liberté, Equalité, Metallica
    • Lord William DuMagnus
    • Metal Men
    • Cardinal Chemo
  • Garden of Evil
    • Adam/Batman
    • Eve

Synopsis for "Dark Knight of the Golden Kingdom"

This story is reprinted from Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1.

(A satirical reimagining of Kingdom Come, with Superman drawn in the style of an aging, bloated Elvis)

Appearing in "Dark Knight of the Golden Kingdom"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • Aquahawk
  • Green Canary
  • Jimmy Olsen
  • Martian Manhuntress
  • Perry White
  • Negative Wonder

Antagonists:

  • Team-Face

Other Characters:

  • Air Wave I
  • Air Wave II
  • Amazing Man
  • Doctor Light
  • Firebird
  • Ibis the Invincible
  • Robin
  • Spectre
  • Starman
  • Warlock

Locations:

Items:

Synopsis for "Berlin Batman"

This story is reprinted from Batman Chronicles #11.

Set in Berlin, during 1938, a wealthy man named Baruch Wane stops a Nazi train, loaded with supplies, while reflecting on how he became the Batman.

Appearing in "Berlin Batman"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:

Other Characters:

Locations:



See Also

Links and References

Elseworlds logo.jpg
Elseworlds
DC Rebirth Logo.png

This comic issue, event, or limited series takes place in its own separate continuity as an Elseworlds story; although it may exist within a larger Elseworlds continuity as part of its series. This includes both titles with the Elseworlds Logo, and titles retroactively declared as Elseworlds Stories.
This template will categorize articles that include it into the Elseworlds category.

Elseworlds

Elseworlds Batman Batman Chronicles #11Batman Chronicles #21The Batman of ArkhamBatman: BloodstormBatman: The Blue, the Grey, and the BatBatman: Book of the DeadBatman: Brotherhood of the BatBatman: Castle of the BatBatman: Crimson MistBatman: Dark AllegiancesBatman: Dark Knight DynastyBatman: Dark Knight of the Round TableBatman: Detective No. 27Batman: The Doom That Came to GothamBatman: The Golden Streets of GothamBatman: Gotham by GaslightBatman: Gotham NoirBatman: Haunted GothamBatman: Hollywood KnightBatman: Holy TerrorBatman: I, JokerBatman: In Darkest KnightBatman: League of BatmenBatman: ManbatBatman: MasqueBatman: Master of the FutureBatman: NevermoreBatman: Nine LivesBatman: The Order of BeastsBatman: Red RainBatman: Reign of TerrorBatman: Scar of the BatBatman: ThrillkillerBatman: Year 100Batman/Dark Joker: The WildBatman/Demon: A TragedyBatman/Houdini: Devil's WorkshopBatman/LoboCatwoman: Guardian of GothamRobin 3000
Superman Kamandi: At Earth's EndSon of SupermanSuperboy's LegionSupergirl: WingsSuperman, Inc.Superman: A Nation DividedSuperman: At Earth's EndSuperman: The Dark SideSuperman: Distant FiresSuperman: KalSuperman: The Last Family of KryptonSuperman: Last Son of EarthSuperman: Last Stand on KryptonSuperman: Red SonSuperman: Speeding BulletsSuperman: True BritSuperman: War of the WorldsSuperman/Tarzan: Sons of the JungleSuperman/Wonder Woman: Whom Gods Destroy
World's Finest Batman: Two FacesElseworlds 80-Page Giant #1Elseworld's FinestElseworld's Finest: Supergirl & BatgirlSuperman & Batman: Doom LinkSuperman & Batman: GenerationsSuperman and Batman: World's FunnestThe Superman Monster
Trinity Batman: NosferatuSuperman's MetropolisWonder Woman: The Blue Amazon
Green Lantern Green Lantern: 1001 Emerald NightsGreen Lantern: Evil's Might
JLA/JSA JLA: Act of GodJLA: Age of WonderJLA: Created EqualJLA: DestinyJLA: Island of Dr. MoreauJLA: Riddle of the BeastJLA: Secret Society of Super-HeroesJLA: Shogun of SteelJSA: The Liberty FilesJustice League: The NailJustice League: Another NailJustice RidersJSA: The Golden AgeKingdom ComeLeague of JusticePlanetary/JLA: Terra Occulta
Other ConjurorsFlashpointTitans: Scissors, Paper, StoneWonder Woman: Amazonia

Annuals Action Comics Annual #6Adventures of Superman Annual #6Batman Annual #18Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight Annual #4Batman: Shadow of the Bat Annual #2Catwoman Annual (Volume 2) #1Deathstroke the Terminator Annual #3Detective Comics Annual #7The Flash Annual (Volume 2) #7Green Lantern Annual (Volume 3) #3Justice League America Annual #8Justice League International Annual #5L.E.G.I.O.N. Annual #5Legionnaires Annual #1Legion of Super-Heroes Annual (Volume 4) #5Lobo Annual (Volume 2) #2New Titans Annual #10Robin Annual (Volume 2) #3Steel Annual (Volume 2) #1Superboy Annual (Volume 4) #1Superman Annual (Volume 2) #6Superman: The Man of Steel Annual #3Team Titans Annual #2

Related Alternate TimelinesAmalgam UniverseImaginary StoriesIntercompany CrossoversJust ImagineMultiversePossible FuturesRealworlds
Advertisement