(August 1984)

WaRP Graphics, 1983 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.50 USD; 1.95 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Three times a year
On-sale date:
1984
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Warp Graphics
Brand:
Warp Graphics [triangle]
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Magazine-size (#1-5); Standard Modern Age US Size (#6-up)
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A Distant Soil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Colleen Doran
Inks:
Colleen Doran; Wendy Pini
Colors:
Wendy Pini; M. Lucie Chin

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Sir Galahad

Warp Words (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard Pini
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

["At Cape Canaveral, in Florida, on Earth"] (Table of Contents)

A Distant Soil / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Colleen Doran
Pencils:
Colleen Doran
Inks:
Colleen Doran
Letters:
Bob Pinaha
Editing:
Richard Pini

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Sere; Niniri; Jason Scott; Sir Galahad; Percival; Lancelot; Antonio Minetti; Brent Donewitz; Christopher D'Errico, Liana
Synopsis:
Aboard the Siovansin, Sere and Niniri drug Jason in an attempt to interrogate him. Jason collapses and is declared dead. In Avalon, Galahad, Percival and Lancelot prepare to guard the mysterious Gates. On Earth, Liana and Brent find Galahad wounded in an alley way. They take him to Chris for medical attention. Brent,Chris,Galahad and Liana are confronted by two guards from the Institute who attempt to recapture Liana.
Keywords:
Avalon; Earth; Siovansin

Indexer Notes

There are no credits for the story but in the introduction, Colleen Doran is credited as the 'plotter'. The last page notes 'Lettering dedicated to the memory of my father, Michael Pinaha'

[An offbeat science-fantasy..] (Table of Contents)

A Distant Soil / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Colleen Doran
Inks:
Colleen Doran
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rieken
Synopsis:
Subscription Ad for A Distant Soil which reprints the cover to A Distant Soil issue 1 in black and white

From the A Distant Soil Sketchbook (Table of Contents)

A Distant Soil / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Colleen Doran
Inks:
Colleen Doran
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Pin up signed 1983. Appears to be early versions of A Distant Soil characters

Info Page (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Listing that includes subscription information; back issue information; wholesalers and retailers;
Convention appearances

[A simple classic tale..] (Table of Contents)

Myth Adventures / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Phil Foglio
Inks:
Phil Foglio
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Skeeve, Aahz
Synopsis:
Subscription Ad for Myth Adventures

[The Quest Continues] (Table of Contents)

ElfQuest / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Cutter
Synopsis:
Promo Ad for the collected Elfquest Book 3 includes a reprint of the cover and an illustration of Cutter

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A Distant Soil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Colleen Doran
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Colors:
Wendy Pini; M. Lucie Chin

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Galahad

Indexer Notes

Back cover which is a reprint of the front cover without title logo, publisher's brand and price triangle.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    A Distant Soil
  2. 1. Warp Words
    A Distant Soil
  3. 2. ["At Cape Canaveral, in Florida, on Earth"]
    A Distant Soil
  4. 3. [An offbeat science-fantasy..]
    A Distant Soil
  5. 4. From the A Distant Soil Sketchbook
    A Distant Soil
  6. 5. Info Page
  7. 6. [A simple classic tale..]
    Myth Adventures
  8. 7. [The Quest Continues]
    ElfQuest
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    A Distant Soil
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Valmiki Annamanthadoo
  • Ralf Haring
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Christopher Day