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I have provided scans of the pages Dick appears in. The text is too small to read... this is deliberate. The purpose of the scans is to show other fans the scope of Dick's role. If you want to read, you will need to buy a copy of the comic... and support DC writers and artists.


DC Challenge
Nov 85 to Dec 86 (12 Issue Mini-series)
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Issue 9
Year
Jul 86
Character
Nightwing
Role
Minor
Rating
Writer
Roy Thomas
Artist
Don Heck
Title:
"All This and World War, Too!"
Story Arc:
After:
DC Challenge 8
Next:
Dc Challenge 10
Summary:
(From Wikipedia). DC Challenge was a 12-issue comic book series produced by DC Comics from November 1985 to October 1986, as a round robin experiment in narrative. The book's tagline was "Can You Solve It Before We Do?"; reputedly, it was conceived during a rooftop party at a comic book convention.[1] The premise of DC Challenge was that each chapter would be written by a different author and illustrated by a different artist;[2] no consultation between authors was permitted. As well, each chapter would end in a seemingly impossible cliffhanger (from which that chapter's author had to have planned a viable escape), and the name of the next chapter would be provided. Authors were free to use any character or concept from DC's (then) 50 years of publication, with the exception of those whose appearances they were currently writing. The last issue of DC Challenge was a collaborative effort by six of the twelve writers. Dick Giordano had been the series original editor but turned the job over to Robert Greenberger before the first issue was published.

In this issue, Dick appears as a member of the Teen Titans. His role is token at best. He says one thing and is pretty much in group shots. All in all, very disappointing considering he could have been used in a very different way. He is a leader and this was pretty much dismissed. If you're a Dick fan, you can give this series a miss.
                           


Issue 10
Year
Aug 86
Character
Nightwing
Role
4 panels
Rating
Writer
Dan Mishkin
Artist
Curt Swan
Title:
"Jules Verne Was Right!"
Story Arc:
After:
DC Challenge 9
Next:
Dc Challenge 11
Summary:
Nightwing appears in 4 panels. He is depicted as confused and has to ask Batman what is going on. Thank goodness he doesn't suffer from such 'dumb' moments when leading the Teen Titans in his own series.