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Countdown to Mystery

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Countdown to Mystery 1

Cover to Countdown to Mystery #1

Countdown to Mystery is published by DC Comics. Cover price is $3.99.

Publication DatesEdit

Last IssueEdit

Countdown to Mystery #7: 07 May 2008

Current IssueEdit

Countdown to Mystery #8: 21 May 2008

Next IssueEdit



Eight-issue limited series. Spins out of events in Countdown.


Main CharactersEdit

  • Doctor Fate
  • Eclipso



Minor CharactersEdit

Other Characters/Places/ThingsEdit

Recent StorylinesEdit

Countdown to Mystery #8Edit

This is the current issue, and therefore no story information will be posted about this issue. Please check your local comic shop for copies of this issue.

Countdown to Mystery #7Edit

Countdown to Mystery #6Edit

Countdown to Mystery #5Edit

Countdown to Mystery #4Edit

Countdown to Mystery #3Edit

Countdown to Mystery #2Edit

Countdown to Mystery #1Edit

Past StorylinesEdit


Trade PaperbacksEdit

  • Dr. Fate: Countdown to Mystery - Collects the Dr. Fate stories from the eight-issue mini-series. "The new Dr. Fate must master his strange new powers in time to battle the dread Devourer of Souls!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401218407
  • Eclipso: Music of the Spheres - Collects the Eclipso stories from the eight-issue mini-series. "Eclipso's back – and this time, the villainous entity has possessed The Atom’s murderous ex-wife, Jean Loring. Eclipso's first target: his former host, Dr. Bruce Gordon!" - WorldCat - ISBN 1401221769 - (forthcoming, January 2009)


Leftover Useful InformationEdit

Creative TeamEdit

Writers: Steve Gerber & Matt Sturges. Artists: Justiniano & Walden Wong and Stephen Segovia.

Publishing HistoryEdit

Order CodesEdit

These are the order codes and prices as provided by Diamond Distribution. Your local comic shop should be able to order these for you.


Future Publication DatesEdit

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

Eclipso: Music of the Spheres TP: 14 Jan 2009

News & FeaturesEdit


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