(1988)

Vortex, 1982 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.75 USD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Vortex Comics
Editing:
?
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

Last issue under the Vortex imprint. Title moved to Comico in October 1991 (four issues) and from there to Hall of Heroes August 1993 (six issues) and finally ending with a one-shot issue under the Entity imprint January 1996.

Vortex publishes submissions by up and coming artists. Artist submissions are presumed to include story, lettering and inking where applicable.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Adam Shaeen
Inks:
Adam Shaeen
Colors:
Adam Shaeen

Chester Brown's Yummy Fur (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Chester Brown
Inks:
Chester Brown
Letters:
[masthead]

Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Full page pin-up with the Yummy Fur masthead and Vortex logo. Half of the page is black; the other half is an illustration of Jesus Christ.

Gert the Mannequin and Sandman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Fiona Smyth
Pencils:
Fiona Smyth
Inks:
Fiona Smyth
Letters:
Fiona Smyth

Keywords:
adult

The Abstractionist (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dominic Bugatto [as Bugatto]
Pencils:
Dominic Bugatto [as Bugatto]
Inks:
Dominic Bugatto [as Bugatto]
Letters:
Dominic Bugatto [as Bugatto]

Indexer Notes

Dominic Bugatto's first paid work.

The Boy Scientist (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Seth (signed)
Pencils:
Seth (signed)
Inks:
Seth (signed)
Letters:
Seth (signed)

Genre:
satire-parody; science fiction

Home Fires (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Christopher Staff
Pencils:
Richard G. Taylor
Inks:
Richard G. Taylor
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Cats (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gary Fields
Pencils:
Gary Fields
Inks:
Gary Fields
Letters:
Gary Fields

Genre:
animal

Dirty Dog (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gary Fields
Pencils:
Gary Fields
Inks:
Gary Fields
Letters:
Gary Fields

Genre:
animal
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Chester Brown's Yummy Fur
  3. 2. Gert the Mannequin and Sandman
  4. 3. The Abstractionist
  5. 4. The Boy Scientist
  6. 5. Home Fires
  7. 6. Cats
  8. 7. Dirty Dog
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Mark Gordon
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Peter Croome