(December 1997)

DC, 1997 Series
 
Price:
4.95 USD; 7.20 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Homage Comics
Brand:
Homage Comics
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Jonathan Peterson (editor in chief); Jim Lee (publisher); Ann Huntington Busiek (managing editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

Kurt Busiek's Astro City is ™ and © 1997 Juke Box Productions.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Astro City / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Ross (painted)
Inks:
Alex Ross (painted)
Colors:
Alex Ross (painted)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Winged Victory; N-Forcer; Cleopatra; First Family [Rex; Julius Furst; Augustus Furst; Natalie Furst; Nick Furst; Astra Furst]; Juice; Gentleman; Jack-in-the-Box [Zachary Johnson]; Beautie; Samaritan
Reprints:

[Credits] (Table of Contents)

Astro City / credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Welcome to Astro City (Table of Contents)

Astro City / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurt Busiek
Pencils:
Brent E. Anderson
Inks:
Will Blyberg
Colors:
Alex Sinclair; Ray Zone (3-D conversion)
Letters:
Comicraft's John Roshell

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Samaritan; Thunderhead; Helia; Winged Victory; Marcy Doerr; Ben Pullam; Faithie Pullam; Meg Pullam; Samaritan; Iron Legion; Air Ace (statue); Looney Leo (on sign on restaurant); Silver Agent (statue); Thunderhead; N-Forcer; Cleopatra; Beautie; Winged Victory; Gentleman; Juice; First Family [Astra Furst; Rex; Augustus Furst; Julius Furst; Nick Furst; Natalie Furst] Jack-in-the-Box [Zachary Johnson]; Crackerjack; Quarrel; Hanged Man; Otter; Nightingale; Sunbird; Mrs. Damiani; Helia
Synopsis:
Ben Pullam wonders if he made the right decision moving his daughters to Astro City, especially when the elemental god Thundercloud declares war on humanity.
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Indexer Notes

Homages in this story include the Fox-Broome University. Ben Pullam's narration mentions the Silversmith and the Brahmin.

[Cover - Kurt Busiek's Astro City #1] (Table of Contents)

Astro City / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Ross (painted)
Inks:
Alex Ross (painted)
Colors:
Alex Ross (painted); Ray Zone (3-D conversion)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Winged Victory; N-Forcer; Cleopatra; First Family [Rex; Julius Furst; Augustus Furst; Natalie Furst; Nick Furst; Astra Furst]; Juice; Gentleman; Jack-in-the-Box [Zachary Johnson]; Beautie; Samaritan
Reprints:

Ray '3-D' Zone (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo); Ray Zone (3-D conversion)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

[3-D Glasses] (Table of Contents)

insert or dust jacket / 0.01 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Astro City
  2. 1. [Credits]
    Astro City
  3. 2. Welcome to Astro City
    Astro City
  4. 3. [Cover - Kurt Busiek's Astro City #1]
    Astro City
  5. 4. Ray '3-D' Zone
  6. 5. [3-D Glasses]
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