The Darklight Zone
I23 - Cover A
Issue Information
Issue 23
Volume Volume Four
Published September 5, 2012
Written by Paul Ruditis
Artwork by Rubine
Comic Guide
Prue Ya Gonna Call?
The Power of 300

The Darklight Zone is the 23rd issue of the Charmed comic series published by Zenescope Entertainment.


For a complete plot of The Darklight Zone, go here.

A voice from beyond the grave provides answers from the past as four sisters come together to solve a magical crisis that has affected the entire world. With an army of friends beside them, The Charmed Ones prepare for their biggest battle ever.






Magical Notes


To View the Nexus of the All

Patch of land across the globe,
Reveal yourself to our space probe.


Notes and Trivia

  • Paul Ruditis announced the title of this issue on his Twitter account.
  • The title is a pun on the famous TV series The Twilight Zone, as well as Darklighters, most likely a reference to Rennek.
  • This is the first time that Rennek, a Darklighter is on the cover.
  • Prue and Piper never met Alexi.
  • It is revealed in this issue that Alexi had been killed.
  • Gideon is featured in this issue, although he's only shown in Leo's memories.
  • This is the third time Piper and Leo are on the cover together.
  • This is the first appearance of a Nexus since the one underneath the Manor was destroyed in "Something Wicca This Way Goes...?"
  • Each flashback of Leo and Rennek is set during a specific decade, the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, and the 90s.
  • Some of the appearances were inspired by photos.
    • One of the Charmed Ones' appearances was based on a season 5 promo photo.
    • One of the appearances of Piper and Leo was based on Sympathy for the Demon episode still.
    • One of Piper's appearances was based on a season 6 promo photo.
    • Two of Phoebe's appearances were based on her season 5 promo photos.
    • One of Paige's appearances was based on a season 4 promo photo, while another one of her appearances was based on a season 6 promo photo.
    • One of Leo's appearances was based on a season 8 promo photo.
    • One of Elise's appearances was based on a Kill Billie: Vol. 2 screen capture.



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