WorldCat Identities

Benes, Ed

Works: 148 works in 267 publications in 2 languages and 8,356 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Superhero comics  Science fiction comics  Fiction  Young adult works  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Science fiction 
Roles: Artist, Illustrator, Draftsman, Creator
Classifications: PN6728.S9, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ed Benes
Batgirl by Gail Simone( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being attacked by the Joker three years ago, Barbara Gordon is now fully healed and reclaims her role as Batgirl, but until she learns to handle her demons, she cannot keep Gotham safe
Superman, sacrifice by Greg Rucka( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maxwell Lord has managed to take over Superman and forces him to hallucinate and believe that his loved one's are in danger. In reality, it is Superman who is causing all the destruction. When he nearly kills Batman, Wonder Woman realizes she is the only one who's a match for the Man of Steel and in the end she must make a terrible choice between her friend and her ethics
Justice League of America by Brad Meltzer( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and German and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red Tornado, the android hero, has been wounded and this sets into motion a chain of events that could lead either to the destruction of the JLA or to the birth of a new JLA
Batman : long shadows by Judd Winick( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Dick Grayson takes on the persona of Batman after the disappearance of Bruce Wayne, some believe that Batman is unchanged, while others, like the villain Two-Face, knows he is an impostor
Justice League of America : the injustice league by Dwayne McDuffie( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathered together for the bachelor party of Green Arrow, days before his wedding to Black Canary, the members of the Justice League fall victim to an attack by the Injustice League, headed by Lex Luther, in which several heroes are imprisoned, leaving the rest to fight evil alone while scheming to rescue their fallen colleagues
Batgirl by Gail Simone( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gail Simone continues her Batgirl run in a tale that ties into the best-selling Bat-Family event "Death of the Family." When the Joker returns, Barbara Gordon must confront her past as she deals with the crazed criminal responsible for crippling her. Plus, once the dust settles, Barbara must deal with her family demons as her psychotic brother James Jr. comes after her
Superman : the final days of Superman by Peter Tomasi( Book )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's a new chapter in the Man of Steel's life that will change everything you know in the epic eight-part SUPERMAN: THE FINAL DAYS OF SUPERMAN, all written by Peter J. Tomasi (BATMAN AND ROBIN)! Superman ... is dying. His never-ending battles have finally taken their toll on Kal-El, and with time short he reaches out to unite his friends and loved ones for what comes next. Meanwhile, a new sinister force's machinations will see to it that Man of Steel will not go quietly into the night, but instead enter into a life and death struggle with another being forged from the very energies of the Kryptonian's solar flare power now claiming to be the true Superman!"--
Justice League of America by Dwayne McDuffie( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Justice League of America is the greatest team of superheroes the world has ever known. They've made many friends - and many enemies. But they've never seen anything like this. Calling itself the Shadow Cabinet, a group of stunningly powerful superhumans - led by the awesome alien powerhouse Icon - has appeared seemingly out of nowhere, threatening to steal the mortal remains of one of the League's deadliest enemies. What sinister force lurks in the shadows behind the battle? And even if the League comes on top, will personal rivalries and sudden departures destroy the team from within?
Rage planet by Sam Humphries( Book )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A part of DC Rebirth! New Green Lanterns Jessica Cruz and Simon Baz debut a new era of emerald greatness, tackling the universe's toughest beat: Earth. These rookie Lanterns promised to protect others in brightest day or blackest night, but as the "Red Planet" begins to rise, the duo finds themselves confronted with an unimaginable threat from Bleez and the Red Lanterns! Rising star writer Sam Humphries (PLANET HULK, STARLORD) and artist Robson Rocha (EARTH 2: WORLDS END, BIRDS OF PREY) put on the rings with GREEN LANTERNS VOL. 1"--
Justice League of America by Alan Burnett( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Justice League of America--the greatest heroes of Earth--first united to protect mankind from the gravest threats and most dangerous villains imaginable. But what happens when some of those very villains break into the League's headquarters...looking for protection? A covert task force has been kidnapping super-powered criminals and transporting them off-planet--where they're never heard from again. To avoid this fate, powerful super-villains led by The Key and Dr. Polaris come to the Justice League seeking sanctuary. But by taking the villains under their protection, the Justice League incurs the wrath of the government-backed Suicide Squad--leading to the League's most controversial battle yet!"--P. [4] of cover
Superman by Scott Lobdell( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the wake of the Psi War, Lois Lane lies in a deep coma, unable to speak, but her new found powers allow her to astral project in times of need. It is just this power that brings the power hungry creature Parasite to Metropolis in search of Lois. Is there anything The Man of Steel can do, or will he lose his best friend? The Man of Steel faces villains attacking Metropolis from all sides in SUPERMAN VOL. 5. Collects SUPERMAN #25-31"--
Justice League of America : second coming by Dwayne McDuffie( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Red Tornado discovers the culprit behind his recent malfunctions-- and the ensuing confrontation leads to a massive battle between the JLA and one of their oldest adversaries. Meanwhile, Vixen and Animal Man struggle with their own super-abilities and challenge Anansi, a deadly being who warps the histories of every JLA member"--Publisher's web site
Superman : the journey by Mark Verheiden( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman bounces from battle to battle, facing old enemies like Bizarro and new ones like cybernetic warriors called OMACs. He quickly becomes overwhelmed and even his relationship with Lois becomes strained. Meanwhile, Lex Luther plans to finally get his revenge
Birds of prey : of like minds by Gail Simone( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two stories featuring the most intriguing women in the DC Universe--the hard-hitting Black Canary, Oracle (the former Batgirl), Catwoman, and the Huntress
Superman by Peter Tomasi( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Who is Superman? What does he value? What does he fear? And when he's pushed ... how far will he go? Find out in a trio of stories that get to the heart of the world's greatest superhero! First, a family vacation for the Kents becomes a lesson on what it truly means to be a hero. Then, an epidemic of disappearing children brings Superman face to face with fear itself ... as well as with the man who seeks to control fear--Sinestro! And finally, Superman's greatest fear seems to come true, as Lois finds herself the target of the super-assassin who never misses his mark--Deathstroke the Terminator. Can Deathstroke make a murderer out of Superman, if it means saving Lois' life."--Cover
Superman/Batman : finest worlds by Michael Green( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman has always feared that his fellow heroes could become corrupted by their powers. But now, when a mystical transference of power occurs and he is granted the abilities of the Man of Steel, will the Dark Knight become his own worst nightmare? And can a powerless Superman bring down a SuperBat?
Birds of prey : sensei & student by Gail Simone( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Canary encounters Lady Shiva while on a mission of Mercy in China and receives the offer of her life. Oracle's information she's feeding to the heroes starts going awry. Then the Huntress stumbles on some of Oracle's secrets, threatening the stability of the group
The Phantom Lantern by Sam Humphries( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They're the newest recruits to the Green Lantern Corps, but learning to trust each other is the hardest challenge Simon Baz and Jessica Cruz may ever face! Their pasts, their personalities, their hidden fears and deepest secrets--the gap between them is hard to overcome ... and it just might make them the greatest partners the Corps has ever seen. Buried in the deepest recesses of the universe by the immortal Guardians is a weapon of colossal power: the Phantom Ring, capable of controlling the entire Emotional Spectrum that fuels Lanterns of every color. And a sinister figure from the Lanterns' past has placed the ring in the hands of a human who's singularly unfit to wield such an awesome responsibility. Can Simon and Jessica come together and defeat this nearly omnipotent foe? Or will the fractured light of the Phantom Lantern be the last thing they ever see?"--
A savage end by Brian Buccellato( Book )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The world's most powerful couple returns in the third volume of SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN by the all-star creative team of Peter J. Tomasi (BATMAN & ROBIN) and Doug Mahnke (GREEN LANTERN). Superman's powers have still not returned to full strength, and now Wonder Woman is forced to turn to rest of the Olympian gods in hopes of saving the man she loves. But this divine intervention turns out to be more trying than the God of War could have ever expected. Plus, Superman and Wonder Woman must also face off against another one of the most powerful duos in the DC Universe--the twin children of the immortal madman Vandal Savage!"-
Red lanterns by Peter Milligan( Book )

10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atrocitus and his Red Lantern Corps return in their own series, battling against injustice in the most bloody ways imaginable!
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Alternative Names
Benes, Edward 1972-

Bezerra, José Edilbenes

Bezerra, José Edilbenes 1972-

Ed Benes

Ed Benes brasilianischer Comiczeichner

Ed Benes Brazilian comic book artist

Ed Benes dessinateur de comics brésilien

Ed Benes fumettista brasiliano

Ed Benes striptekenaar uit Brazilië

Edilbenes Bezerra, José 1972-

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