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| writer= [[Dan Abnett]]<br/>[[Andy Lanning]]
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| illustrator=[[Dietrich O. Smith]]
 
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| letterer= [[Simon Bowland]]
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| cover= [[Clint Langley]] (Main Cover)<br/>[[Chris Eliopoulos]] (Subscription Cover)
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| published=October 16, 2013
 
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:''{{alt|Starbuck|TOS}} and {{alt|Apollo|TOS}} must help the beleaguered human resistance fighters against overwhelming odds as they face extinction at the hands of the {{alt|Cylon Empire|TOS|all-pervading Cylon empire|reality}}. it's [sic] all or nothing for our time-displaced heroes as winning may jeopardize their chances of returning home.''<ref>{{cite_web|url=https://www.dynamite.com/htmlfiles/viewProduct.html?PRO=C72513020462200511|title=Classic Battlestar Galactica Vol. 2 #5|date=|accessdate=8 April 2020|last=|first=|format=|language=}}</ref>
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:''What is it like to be a member of the Battlestar's valiant crew? Find out in this issue as we follow the highs and lows of one duty shift aboard the ''{{alt|Galactica|TOS}}''... just a day like any other in the fight to keep Mankind alive!''<ref>{{cite_web|url=https://www.dynamite.com/htmlfiles/viewProduct.html?PRO=C72513020462200611|title=Classic Battlestar Galactica Vol. 2 #6|date=|accessdate=8 April 2020|last=|first=|format=|language=}}</ref>
  
 
==Plot==
 
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=== Publication Releases ===
 
=== Publication Releases ===
  
* A version of this issue, the ''Battlestar Galactica #5 Exclusive Subscription Variant'', released in September 2013. Per the publisher:
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* A version of this issue, the ''Battlestar Galactica #6 Exclusive Subscription Variant'', released in October 2013. Per the publisher:
*: ''A super-special, exclusive [[Chris Eliopoulos]] Cute cover, only available to comic shop subscribers and limited to initial orders!''<ref>{{cite_web|url=https://www.dynamite.com/htmlfiles/viewProduct.html?PRO=C72513020462200521|title=Battlestar Galactica #5 Exclusive Subscription Variant|date=|accessdate=8 April 2020|last=|first=|format=|language=}}</ref>
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*: ''A super-special, exclusive [[Chris Eliopoulos]] Cute cover, only available to comic shop subscribers and limited to initial orders!''<ref>{{cite_web|url=https://www.dynamite.com/htmlfiles/viewProduct.html?PRO=C72513020462200621|title=Battlestar Galactica #6 Exclusive Subscription Variant|date=|accessdate=8 April 2020|last=|first=|format=|language=}}</ref>
  
 
=== Timeline ===
 
=== Timeline ===
  
* The comic deliberately uses Adama's facial hair as a  "hallway between full beard of ''[[Galactica 1980|1980]]'' and clean shaven BSG,"<ref name="memorial-168">{{cite_book|last=|first=|authorlink=|authorlinkurl=|year=2013|title=Classic Battlestar Galactica Vol. 1 - Memorial|publisher=Dynamite Entertainment|pages=168|location=|id=}}</ref> further noting that they've been "musing the years they've been forced to roam the galaxy, forever hunted by the relentless, merciless {{alt|Cylons|TOS}}."<ref name="memorial-168"/>
 
* Furthermore, the events of this comic take place a number of [[yahrens]]<ref name="memorial-168"/>  after the [[Battle at Galaxy's Edge]] depicted in "{{TOS|The Hand of God}}."
 
* This issue concludes the "Memorial" arc.
 
  
 
=== Nods ===
 
=== Nods ===

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Classic Battlestar Galactica Vol. 2 6
Classic Battlestar Galactica Vol. 2 6
An issue of the Dynamite series.
Issue No. 6
Writer(s) Dan Abnett
Illustrator(s) Dietrich O. Smith
Penciller(s)
Inker(s) {{{inker}}}
Colorist(s)
Letterer(s)
Editor(s)
Collection Design {{{designer}}}
Cover Artist(s) Clint Langley (Main Cover)
Chris Eliopoulos (Subscription Cover)
Adaptation of
Published October 16, 2013
Collects
Collected in
Reprints
Reprinted as
Pages 32
ISBN 725130204622
Population {{{population}}} Survivors
Special {{{special}}}
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What is it like to be a member of the Battlestar's valiant crew? Find out in this issue as we follow the highs and lows of one duty shift aboard the Galactica... just a day like any other in the fight to keep Mankind alive![1]

Plot

Notes

Publication Releases

  • A version of this issue, the Battlestar Galactica #6 Exclusive Subscription Variant, released in October 2013. Per the publisher:
    A super-special, exclusive Chris Eliopoulos Cute cover, only available to comic shop subscribers and limited to initial orders![2]

Timeline

Nods

Miscellany

Analysis

Questions

Noteworthy Dialogue

Related Imagery

Covers

Preview Pages

Please Note: These are used for promotional purposes by the publisher, and are provided here in the same vein.

External links

References

  1. Classic Battlestar Galactica Vol. 2 #6 (backup available on Archive.org) (in ). Retrieved on 8 April 2020.
  2. Battlestar Galactica #6 Exclusive Subscription Variant (backup available on Archive.org) (in ). Retrieved on 8 April 2020.