([August] 1999)

AC, 1996 Series
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Price:
6.95 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
AC Comics/Paragon Publications
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Bill Black
Color:
Color cover; Black and White with occasional Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; White paper interior
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Highly unusual issue in that most of the content is articles rather than stories. Publication date from comicslistdatabase.com.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain 3-D! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Bill Black
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain 3-D

Indexer Notes

recreated from an ad for the unpublished Captain 3-D #2.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fighting American / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fighting American; Speedboy
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Men of Mystery No. 15: Salute to Simon and Kirby! (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D; Joe Simon (photo); Jack Kirby (photo)

Captain 3-D and Me (Table of Contents)

Captain 3-D / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jeff Gelb
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D

Captain 3-D Comics (Table of Contents)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D

Indexer Notes

Description of the contents of Captain 3-D #1

Menace of the Living Dolls (Table of Contents)

Captain 3-D / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mort Meskin; Steve Ditko and others
Letters:
Ben Oda?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain 3-D; Danny Davis; The Phantom Thief; Tigra; Skweel; Grone; the Paper Doll Men
Synopsis:
A phantom thief with powers like Captain 3-D's causes Danny to lose trust in his hero.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Creating and Re-creating Captain 3-D! (Table of Contents)

text article / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D

The Simon & Kirby 3-D Effort (Table of Contents)

text article / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:
  • from The Comic Book Makers (Crestwood II, 1990) Pages 126 and 128

What Happened to Captain 3-D No. 2? (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D
Synopsis:
The history of the unpublished Captain 3-D #2

Challenge of the Speed Demon (Table of Contents)

Captain 3-D / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mort Meskin ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Bill Black (pp1, 6, 7 and 10)
Letters:
AC Comics staff

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain 3-D; Be Bop Bendix; Margie Moran; Danny Davis; Happy Herkimer
Synopsis:
BeBop Bendix has no time for anything but racing. To help out Margie Moran the Captain and Danny have to arrange for BeBop to be beaten in a race so he'll pay attention to her instead.

Indexer Notes

10 pages of art printed sideways, two to a comic page. Mostly in pencil. Unpublished art intended for Captain 3-D No. 2

The Legacy of Captain 3-D! (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bill Black
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Enter the Dimension Man (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Ronn Foss
Pencils:
Ronn Foss
Inks:
Ronn Foss
Letters:
typeset

The Grass Green Connection (Table of Contents)

text article / 1.3 pages (report information)

Script:
Grass Green
Pencils:
Grass Green
Inks:
Grass Green
Letters:
typeset

The Hour of the 3-D Man (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Alan Kupperberg (layouts); Bill Black
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Triple Threat! Bill Black's Three Dimensional Heroes (Table of Contents)

text article / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Stephanie Sanderson
Pencils:
Mike Machlan
Inks:
Jerry Ordway
Letters:
typeset

Bullseye (Table of Contents)

text article / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Cosgrove; Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Meet Fighting American (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Kidson
Pencils:
Bill Black (recreation of Jack Kirby)
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Whatta Ya Know, Joe? (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black; Joe Simon
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Samson and Delilah at Boys' Ranch (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
R. C. Harvey
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Typeset

["Death Goes to Sea in a Million Dollar Yacht"] (Table of Contents)

Black Owl / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
Jack Kirby

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Owl [Doug Danville]; The Whistler (villain; death)
Reprints:
  • from Prize Comics (1940 series) #8 (January 1941)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain 3-D!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Fighting American
  3. 2. Men of Mystery No. 15: Salute to Simon and Kirby!
  4. 3. Captain 3-D and Me
    Captain 3-D
  5. 4. Captain 3-D Comics
  6. 5. Menace of the Living Dolls
    Captain 3-D
  7. 6. Creating and Re-creating Captain 3-D!
  8. 7. The Simon & Kirby 3-D Effort
  9. 8. What Happened to Captain 3-D No. 2?
  10. 9. Challenge of the Speed Demon
    Captain 3-D
  11. 10. The Legacy of Captain 3-D!
  12. 11. Enter the Dimension Man
  13. 12. The Grass Green Connection
  14. 13. The Hour of the 3-D Man
  15. 14. Triple Threat! Bill Black's Three Dimensional Heroes
  16. 15. Bullseye
  17. 16. Meet Fighting American
  18. 17. Whatta Ya Know, Joe?
  19. 18. Samson and Delilah at Boys' Ranch
  20. 19. ["Death Goes to Sea in a Million Dollar Yacht"]
    Black Owl
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Darrel McCann