This is a repackaged edition of The Tick Special Edition #1 which was a reprint of the 1st issue of New England Comics The Tick #1; The original Special Edition was serially numbered from 1 to 5,000 and this Reprise is serially numbered from 5,001 to 14,000 making it a print run of 9,000.
Discusses the Special Edition with its individual numbering as well as a short history of The Tick comic.
Tick quick quip of the month: "I...AM...NOT...A...ROACH. I AM A TICK. In fact I...uh...I've never seen a roach in my life!!!"
Done as a parody of a nature strip about ticks; The credited names are probably aliases.