The Shadow: The Light of the World
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Author Chris Roberson
Illustrator Giovanni Timpano
Publication date 2014
Published by Dynamite Entertainment
Publication Order
Preceded by
The Shadow: Revolution
Followed by
The Shadow: Bitter Fruit

Synopsis: The Light of the World

The Shadow is on the hunt for a serial murderer in the darkened streets of New York. At each crime scene, eyewitnesses have spotted the spectral figure of a woman in white. But what is the connection between these killings and the shining, blade-wielding woman known only as "The Light"? The Shadow must unravel the mystery before the killer strikes again!


Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • The Shadow's Agents:


  • The Light (Sister Esclarmonde; dies)

Other Characters:


  • New York City




  • Collects the complete six-issue comic book storyline from #13-18 of the 2013 series. It also features a complete cover gallery with art by Alex Ross, Tim Bradstreet, Francesco Francavilla, Jason Shawn Alexander and more.


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