Shadow Show (2014 mini-series) #1-5 [SET] — Stories In Celebration of Ray Bradbury (All Regular Covers)

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New Year's, 1950!

The end of a tumultuous decade...

And LAMONT CRANSTON, the man the world and the underworld know all too well as THE SHADOW, has had enough.

It's time for the Mysterious Nemesis of Crime to hang up his cloak, his slouch hat, and his twin .45s, and retire from public life...

But despite this momentous decision, MARGO LAINE and the rest of the Shadow's AGENTS fear that mankind, teetering on the brink of nuclear Armageddon, may not be quite ready to be bereft of the Dark Avenger.

 

 

Collecting the five-issue mini-series, All Regular Covers.

 

 

Shadow Show: Stories In Celebration of Ray Bradbury (2014 mini-series) #1 (of 5) (Regular Cover - Gabriel Rodriguez)
By Joe Hill / Jason Ciaramella & Charles Paul Wilson. 
“By The Silver Water of Lake Champlain“ 
New Year's, 1950--the end of a tumultuous decade...and LAMONT CRANSTON, the man the world and the underworld know all too well as THE SHADOW, has had enough. It's time for the Mysterious Nemesis of Crime to hang up his cloak, his slouch hat, and his twin .45s, and retire from public life... But despite this momentous decision, MARGO LAINE and the rest of the Shadow's AGENTS fear that mankind, teetering on the brink of nuclear Armageddon, may not be quite ready to be bereft of the Dark Avenger.
Shadow Show: Stories In Celebration of Ray Bradbury (2014 mini-series) #2 (of 5) (Regular Cover - C. P. Wilson)
By Neil Gaiman & Maria Fröhlich. 
“The Man who Forgot Ray Bradbury“ 
The streets of New York run red with criminal blood, as the families of organized crime wage war on each other. The streets of London conceal an international conspiracy that may very well put an end to humanity. And Lamont Cranston, aka The Shadow, has retired. WTF!?!!
Shadow Show: Stories In Celebration of Ray Bradbury (2014 mini-series) #3 (of 5) (Regular Cover - Hubert J. Daniel)
By Harlan Ellison / Sam Weller & Mark Sexton. 
“Weariness“ 
"The Game's afoot!" Sherlock Holmes famously said--and a half century after the legendary sleuth pursued criminals in the foggy streets of London, The Shadow finds himself in the footsteps of Holmes, drawn into the hunt for a conspiracy that will, if it succeeds, will bring the free world to its knees.
Shadow Show: Stories In Celebration of Ray Bradbury (2014 mini-series) #4 (of 5) (Regular Cover - Chris Wildgoose)
By Dave Eggers / Sam Weller & Matthew Don Smith. 
“Who Knocks?“ 
The City of Light welcomes the Creature of the Night as The Shadow haunts the rooftops of Paris...One step behind his quarry--as the Doomsday clock clicks inexorably to Midnight...
Shadow Show: Stories In Celebration of Ray Bradbury (2014 mini-series) #5 (of 5) (Regular Cover - Sarah Stone)
By Sam Weller / Mort Castle & Chris Evenhuis 
“Conjure“
The Doomsday Clock ticks ever closer to Midnight--and only the SHADOW and his faithful companion MARGO LAINE can hope to hold back the hour of annihilation...