(February 1985)

WaRP Graphics, 1978 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
1.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Warp Graphics [triangle]
Editing:
Richard Pini
Color:
Black and White interior; Color cover
Dimensions:
8 1/2" x 11"
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wendy Pini (painted)
Inks:
Wendy Pini (painted)
Colors:
Wendy Pini (painted)

Genre:
Fantasy
Characters:
Cutter; Skywise; Two-Edge; Winnowill; Dewshine
Reprints:

Warp Words (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Introduction to this special, behind the scenes, wrap-up to the first Elfquest series. Gives background information on the material included, an update on the Elfquest animated series, and Wendy Pini sketches for the next Elfquest series.

Indexer Notes

Continues on the inside backcover.

Dear Scrapbook... (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A short "Where do you get your ideas?" text piece, featuring Wendy Pini elf drawings from age 2.

First Appearances... (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Fantasy
Synopsis:
From Wendy's sketchbooks, the first drawings of the Elfquest characters Joyleaf, Bearclaw, Lord Voll, Tyldak, Khavi, and Timmain.

Elfquotes (Table of Contents)

letters page / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
various
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Valentino, Scott McLeod, T.M. Maple, and others. Spread out as a two page spread, followed by two single pages elsewhere in the issue.

Artist At Work... (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Fantasy
Synopsis:
Behind the scenes sketches and character roughs, including the original Elfquest time line.

[Elfquest Daily Strips] (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Wendy Pini (plot;script); Richard Pini (plot)
Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
Wendy Pini

Genre:
Fantasy

Indexer Notes

Two-weeks of strips produced for a proposed Elfquest daily strip.

Pre-Production (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Fantasy

Indexer Notes

Wendy Pini concept drawings and page layouts, with commentary by Richard Pini.

Convention Sketches (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Fantasy

Indexer Notes

Various convention sketches produced by Wendy Pini.

By Any Other Name... Or, "Elfquest meets Shakespeare" (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
William Shakespeare; Wendy Pini (plot;script); Richard Pini (plot)
Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
Wendy Pini; typeset

Genre:
Fantasy
Synopsis:
Comparisons of various Elfquest sequences to passages from the plays of William Shakespeare.

A Different View... (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini; Dave Dursley; Chris Padgett; Jo Duffy
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Reprints two reviews of Elfquest from British publications (Fantasy Advertiser & Comics News Monthly) and an unpublished review intended for Epic Illustrated's "Bookview" column.

The Women of Elfquest (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Fantasy
Synopsis:
An illustration originally used as Fan Club print from 1982.

The Elfquest Fan Club (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Elfquest Fan Club.

Betsy... and Brood (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
Janet Lidle (photograph)
Inks:
Janet Lidle (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Photographs of Betsy, a wolf adopted by Wendy and Richard Pini.

Comics Buyer's Guide Fan Awards for 1984 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

The ballot for voting for the Comic Buyer's Guide 1984 Fan Awards, with reminder to vote for WaRP Graphics publications.

Comics R Us... (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset; ?

Synopsis:
Panels from various comics which have mentioned or parodied Elfquest or Wendy & Richard Pini. Includes panels from Ghost Rider #14, X-Men #153, Fantastic Four #242, Teen Titans #21, DC Comics Presents #52, Charlton Bullseye #10, normalman #4, and E-Man #17. With commentary by Richard Pini.

It's Party Time! (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard Pini
Pencils:
? (photographs)
Inks:
? (photographs)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

A collection of photographs, with commentary, of Convention events celebrating Elfquest #20.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Fantasy
Synopsis:
Promotional art done for the first Berkley Books Elfquest novel.

Some Thoughts... (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joellyn Dorkin; William Malik; John Serdy
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Short text pieces (poetry, impressions, symphony review) concerning the conclusion of Elfquest.

One Last Thought... (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Karl Merris
Pencils:
Karl Merris
Inks:
Karl Merris
Letters:
Karl Merris

Genre:
Fantasy; Humor
Synopsis:
Short humorous strip reflecting on the end of Elfquest.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Elfquest / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wendy Pini
Inks:
Wendy Pini
Colors:
Wendy Pini

Genre:
Fantasy
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Elfquest
  2. 1. Warp Words
  3. 2. Dear Scrapbook...
  4. 3. First Appearances...
    Elfquest
  5. 4. Elfquotes
  6. 5. Artist At Work...
    Elfquest
  7. 6. [Elfquest Daily Strips]
    Elfquest
  8. 7. Pre-Production
    Elfquest
  9. 8. Convention Sketches
    Elfquest
  10. 9. By Any Other Name... Or, "Elfquest meets Shakespeare"
    Elfquest
  11. 10. A Different View...
  12. 11. The Women of Elfquest
    Elfquest
  13. 12. The Elfquest Fan Club
  14. 13. Betsy... and Brood
  15. 14. Comics Buyer's Guide Fan Awards for 1984
  16. 15. Comics R Us...
  17. 16. It's Party Time!
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Elfquest
  19. 18. Some Thoughts...
  20. 19. One Last Thought...
    Elfquest
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Elfquest
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