Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Wonder Woman #180

Wonder Woman #180 (On Sale: November 5, 1968) has a cover by Mike Sekowsky and Dick Giordano.

"A Death for Diana" is by Denny O'Neil, Mike Sekowsky and Dick Giordano. Diana Prince and I-Ching are approached by Tim Trench, a private investigator who is after Doctor Cyber. The trio is attacked by Cyber's gang, but they survive. The villain then orders her gang to kill Diana, who has resumed her training with Ching.

Diana is lured to the hospital to check on Steve Trevor. She is intercepted along the way and nearly killed in a taxi cab. Trench and Ching assist Diana in escaping, then they assault a castle hide-out used by Doctor Cyber. Steve Trevor has been abducted from the hospital and is killed. Diana and Ching stop several of members Doctor Cyber's gang. Trench is captured and taken directly to Cyber, who is revealed to be a woman. Reprinted in Diana Prince: Wonder Woman Vol. 1 TPB.

Edited by Jack Miller.


rob! said...

that is some FUNKY anatomy on I Ching, there...

still, a great, eye-catching cover!

Sharon said...

Sekowsky really did a great Steve (in #178-180).