Two realities have been obliterated and even more will face that fateÑunless a gathering of heroes from two Earths can stop it! Learn the truth behind this unfathomable war as the villain finally stands fully revealed and mages from across thecosmos make an effort to stem the tide of death.
A twisted, nightmare version of the Monitor stands revealed as the mastermind behind the CrisisÑand he calls himself the Anti-Monitor! Meanwhile, heroes from across three worlds make a last-ditch effort to save their realities, and one hero'ssacrifice could mean the salvation of the cosmos!
In this landmark issue, the shocking story of the DC Multiverse's birth is told! And when an assemblage of the bravest, most powerful heroes advances on their enemy's Antimatter universe stronghold, one of DC's most beloved characters dies in noblebattle! Can the heroes recover from the loss?
The Anti-Monitor nears completion on a massive weapon calculated to destroy the Multiverse, and Earth's heroes are helpless! The villain has held the Flash captive since the Crisis began, but now The Fastest Man Alive is ready to battle back anddestroy that machineÑeven if it means his own death!
The impossibly powerful Spectre finally steps into the fray, but even the embodiment of God's wrath may not be enough to save the universe! Meanwhile, other new allies arrive, and you won't want to miss 'The Monitor Tapes,' a somber look at thefates of worlds not focused on in the main story.
The penultimate issue of this modern classic tale begins with the birth of a new universe! But despite the seeming tranquility of the situation, the heroes quickly discover things aren't as they should be, and this new reality has been created inthe image of their greatest foeÑthe Anti-Monitor!
It's the final stand against ultimate evil for the fate of reality in an over-sized issue! Your favorite DC characters combine forces for one last assault against the Anti-Monitor in a battle that will deliver the birth of the modern DC Universe andpave the way for all major crossovers that follow!
The pressures of an unknown enemy begin tearing apart whole worlds throughout the Multiverse! It looks like the Monitor's team of heroes is useless against the world-shattering onslaught as oblivion swallows some realities and worlds whole! But whocould be behind such cosmic devastation?
From the dawn of man to the far-flung future, a mysterious energy is eating its way through the cosmos! To combat the burgeoning disaster, a powerful being called the Monitor recruits a team of heroes from across the Multiverse. Even still, darkforces are gathering their strength in the shadows...
Literally all the greatest DC Universe heroes from across time and space join forces to stop a being more powerful than any they've ever faced! But with existence crumbling around them, this may be a fight that no one walks away from. Don't miss theclassic story that altered the DCU forever!