(January 1985)

Vortex, 1982 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.75 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vortex Magazine
Brand:
Vortex Comics
Editing:
Ty Templeton
Color:
Color Covers; Black and White Interiors
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Ty Templeton becomes the editor as of this issue.


[Girl flying with suitcase] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jamie]
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez [as Jamie]
Colors:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Anyone (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ty Templeton (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Ty recounts how he became editor of Vortex by accident

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Also includes indicia.

The He That Walks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez (signed)
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez (signed)
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez (signed)
Letters:
Jaime Hernandez (signed)

Genre:
romance; science fiction
Synopsis:
A man is born with a bomb inside him and a scientist with a beautiful daughter decides to try to cure him.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Elapse (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Regan (credited)
Pencils:
Fabio Gasbarri (credited)
Inks:
Fabio Gasbarri (credited)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A man and a machine hunt each other.

One on One (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Nesbitt (signed)
Pencils:
Tom Nesbitt (signed)
Inks:
Tom Nesbitt (signed)
Letters:
Tom Nesbitt (signed)

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Small soldiers use robots to play war games by hiding in their heads.

Ms. Tree (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Ms. Tree

Flaming Death (Justice... At Any Cost) (Table of Contents)

Jeffrey Morgan's Johnny Slaughter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jeffrey Morgan (signed)
Pencils:
Jeffrey Morgan (signed)
Inks:
Jeffrey Morgan (signed)
Letters:
Jeffrey Morgan (signed)

Characters:
Johnny Slaughter; Sam

Indexer Notes

Title from next issue panel of last issue's story. This issue's next issue panel states that next issue's story title is "Flaming Death II".

Vortex (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Subscription info for Vortex.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Those Annoying Post Bros. (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Girl flying with suitcase]
  2. 1. Anyone
  3. 2. The He That Walks
  4. 3. Elapse
  5. 4. One on One
  6. 5. Ms. Tree
  7. 6. Flaming Death (Justice... At Any Cost)
    Jeffrey Morgan's Johnny Slaughter
  8. 7. Vortex
  9. 8. Those Annoying Post Bros.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mark Gordon
  • Peter Croome