(December 1988)

New England Comics, 1988 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
1.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
George Suarez
Format:
Black & White; Golden Age Sized; saddle-stitched; Newsprint; regular series

Issue Notes

Comic went through 6 printings; 2nd Nov. 1989 $2.25 price; 3rd April 1990 $2.25 price; 4th July 1991 $2.75 price; 5th Aug. 1993 $2.75 price; 6th Mar. 1998 $2.95 price; Each individual printing added a different colored border and the tag "Encore Presentation!" to the original cover art. First three printings of the comic contain an 8 page brochure stapled in for Ninja World.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Tick / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ben Edlund
Inks:
Max Banks
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero; humor
Characters:
The Tick; Oedipus; Ninjas

Night of a Million-Zillion Ninja (Table of Contents)

The Tick / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Ben Edlund
Pencils:
Ben Edlund
Inks:
Max Banks
Letters:
Bob Polio

Genre:
superhero; humor
Characters:
FEATURE: The Tick; GUESTS: Oedipus [Oedipus Ashley Stevens]; Reginald Stevens; Amanda Stevens; Shing (Flashback); VILLAINS: Ninjas; The District Manager
Synopsis:
Tick tries to help Oedipus keep the Thorn of Oblivion out of the hands of a horde of Ninja (even though she stole it from them in the first place), but they get trapped in Oedipus' house and forced to attend her parent's dinner party.

Indexer Notes

Oedipus is a parody of Marvel's Elektra. Tick quick quip of the month: "Ninjas aren't dangerous. They're more afraid of you than you are of them..."

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents)

The Tick / (backcovers) *do not use* / *please fix* / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ben Edlund
Inks:
Max Banks
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero; humor
Characters:
Arthur
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Tick
  2. 1. Night of a Million-Zillion Ninja
    The Tick
  3. 2. [Back Cover]
    The Tick
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