(March 1987)

Comico, 1987 Series
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Price:
1.50 USD; 2.25 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
COMICO the Comic Company
Brand:
COMICO C
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Diana Schutz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Justice Machine / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Gustovich (signed)
Inks:
Mike Gustovich (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The new Justice Machine [Id; Monolith; Night Lightning; Phaser; Crusader; Manslaughter; Fist]; (back cover) Justice Machine [Challenger; Diviner; Blazer; Titan; Demon; Talisman]

Indexer Notes

wrap-around cover.

Continuity-- Threat or Menace? (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Editorial by Tony about the pros and cons of comic book universe continuity.

Indexer Notes

This appears on the inside front cover.

Welcome to the Revolution (Table of Contents)

Justice Machine / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Mike Gustovich
Inks:
Mike Gustovich
Colors:
Tom Vincent
Letters:
Bob Pinaha

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Justice Machine [Challenger; Diviner; Blazer; Titan; Demon; Talisman]; Maxinor; Youthquake [Robert Maxinor]; the new Justice Machine [Id; Monolith; Night Lightning; Phaser; Crusader; Manslaughter; Fist]
Synopsis:
It’s a battle to the finish as the new Justice Machine comes gunning for the old Justice Machine. After taking down the new team --with some last second help by Youthquake-- , the Justice Machine are transported to Earth via Maxinor’s teleportation disks.

Enemy (Table of Contents)

Challenger / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Tony Isabella
Pencils:
Mike Gustovich
Inks:
Mike Gustovich
Colors:
Tom Vincent
Letters:
Bob Pinaha

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Challenger; Blazer; Titan; the original Justice Machine [Light-Wave, the Flame, Giant shown] (flashback)
Synopsis:
Challenger tries to defeat an enemy that is younger, stronger, and faster than him-- mainly to keep his fighting edge and wits sharp, as well as for the challenge of it.

Indexer Notes

This story includes a one-panel flashback to a story called "Riddle Of The Robot Justice Machine", a homage to Justice League of America #13 (DC, 1960).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Justice Machine
  2. 1. Continuity-- Threat or Menace?
  3. 2. Welcome to the Revolution
    Justice Machine
  4. 3. Enemy
    Challenger
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregg Whitmore
  • Derek Reinhard
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Gregg Whitmore