(March 1986)

WaRP Graphics, 1983 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.50 USD; 2.25 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Four times per year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Warp Graphics, Inc.
Brand:
Warp Graphics [triangle]
Editing:
Richard Pini; Joellyn Dorkin
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 (painting)
Inks:
Colleen Doran (painting)
Colors:
Colleen Doran (painting)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Minetti; Chris; Galahad; Dunstan; D'Mer; Reiken

Warp Words (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
Colleen Doran
Inks:
Colleen Doran
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Header of page has a small illustration by Colleen Doran.

Tears & Fears (Table of Contents)

A Distant Soil / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Colleen Doran
Pencils:
Colleen Doran
Inks:
Colleen Doran
Letters:
Clem Robins

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Minetti; Chris; Galahad; Dunstan;Reynaldo; D'Mer; Liana; Bast; Rieken; Jason; Ninivir
Synopsis:
Rieken learns that Jason is with the Resistance. He leads a small band of recruits to bring Jason back. They are attacked by the Guard and just manage to escape. They return to the Avatar's quarters and turn in for the night. Meanwhile Jason leaves the wounded Ninivir behind and surreptitiously makes his way into the Avatar's bedroom.

[Offbeat Heroic Action] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Phil Foglio; Brian Buniak
Inks:
Phil Foglio; Brian Buniak
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Thunder Bunny; Skeeve; Aahz

Indexer Notes

Subscription Ad for Thunderbunny and Myth Adventures

[Seeking escape from] (Table of Contents)

Panda Kahn / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Monica Sharp
Pencils:
Dave Garcia
Inks:
Dave Garcia
Letters:
Clem Robins

Genre:
adventure; anthropomorphic-funny animals; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Panda Khan; Yu Hsiao; Ching Shai; Kumojo; Lord Shibo
Synopsis:
The giant beetle shows Yu and Ching an ancient computer in the caverns. Meanwhile, Panda Khan and Kumojo engage Shibo in battle.
Keywords:
Wu-Kung

Bear Facts: The People Behind The Pandas (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Garcia
Inks:
Dave Garcia
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Information about the creators Monica Sharp and Dave Garcia.

Indexer Notes

Article is headed by a small un-credited illustration of Dave, Monica & Panda Khan.

[Valentino] (Table of Contents)

Normalman; Myth Aventures / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino; Phil Foglio
Inks:
Jim Valentino; Phil Foglio
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
satire-parody; superhero
Characters:
Normalman; Aahz

Indexer Notes

Ad co sponsored by Renegade Press and WaRP Graphics for Normalman 3-D Annual and Myth Adventures 9 featuring reproductions of the cover.

Jack Kirby Petition (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

Petition for Marvel to return Jack Kirby's art.

New next month (Table of Contents)

Unicorn Isle; FantaSci / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nicholas Koenig; Don Lomax; Dave Hoover
Inks:
P. Craig Russell; Don Lomax; Dave Hoover
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; satire-parody; superhero

Indexer Notes

Promo ad for Unicorn Isle issue 1 and FantaSci issue 1.

For the Seven (Table of Contents)

Space Shuttle Challenger / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Photo tribute to the crew of the Space Shuttle Challenger. Includes a quote from "the last journal (1912) of Captain R. F. Scott, R. N."

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    A Distant Soil
  2. 1. Warp Words
  3. 2. Tears & Fears
    A Distant Soil
  4. 3. [Offbeat Heroic Action]
    Thunder Bunny; Myth Adventures
  5. 4. [Seeking escape from]
    Panda Kahn
  6. 5. Bear Facts: The People Behind The Pandas
  7. 6. [Valentino]
    Normalman; Myth Aventures
  8. 7. Jack Kirby Petition
  9. 8. New next month
    Unicorn Isle; FantaSci
  10. 9. For the Seven
    Space Shuttle Challenger
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