This issue has variants.
inside front cover indicia/credits/introduction page; illustrated with B&W version of cover art for issue 2 of series.
colour house ads for ARIA: The Soul Market #2; Area 52 #3; Last Shot: First Draw; 10th Muse; Noble Causes.
letter column; contains a "letter" from the artist for this issue listing acknowledgements; background art is a brown-on-tan version of the line art from page 2 of this issue.
contains an Anthony Bozzi editorial encouraging readers to try out new comics and a Dan Jolley essay on horror media and his new series Obergeist: Ragnarok Highway (Image, 2001 series).
inside back cover Artis Studios colour ad for Jay Anacleto and Drew Posada prints and Jay Anacleto original art.
illustrated with black and white version of "standard" cover art for this issue; has a text preview for the plot of ARIA: The Soul Market. On back cover.