(1990)

Marvel UK, 1990 Series
 
Price:
5.96 GBP; 8.95 USD; 10.95 CAD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Ltd.
Brand:
Marvel
ISBN:
1-85400-113-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9781854001139
Editing:
John Freeman
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
8.25" x 11"
Paper Stock:
Softcover
Publishing Format:
Graphic Novel

Issue Notes

Reprints from the Doctor Who Weekly/Doctor Who Magazine comic strip. However, unlike previous reprints of this nature, the strips have been left in their original black and white. Blank inside front and back covers.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Steve Dillon; John Higgins (finished art)
Inks:
John Higgins (finished art)
Colors:
John Higgins (finished art)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Abslom Daak; Daleks

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Introduction to The Children of Davros (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ben Aaronovitch
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Daleks

Indexer Notes

An except from a fictional work called The Children of Davros (supposedly written by one Njeri Ngugi but actually by Aaronovitch, who is credited at the bottom of the article, making Ngugi not a pseudonym).

Abslom Daak ... Dalek Killer (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Moore
Pencils:
Steve Dillon
Inks:
Steve Dillon
Letters:
?
Editing:
Dez Skinn (original publication)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Abslom Daak; Daleks; Taiyin; J-17; The Doctor (introduces story)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Features one panel of the seventh incarnation of the Doctor (as played by Sylvester McCoy) introducing the strip. This replaces art from the original publication which showed the fourth Doctor (as played by Tom Baker) introducing the strip. The artist of this one panel is not credited.

Star Tigers (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Moore
Pencils:
Steve Dillon; David Lloyd
Inks:
Steve Dillon; David Lloyd
Letters:
Elitta Fell
Editing:
Dez Skinn (original publication)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Abslom Daak; Tailyn; Daleks; Prince Sssalander; Draconians; Harma; Vol Mercurious; Klikbrain; the Doctor (introduces story)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

One panel at the start of the story is changed to show the then-current Seventh Doctor introducing the story rather than the Fourth Doctor featured in the original publication.

The Kill Wagon (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / illustration / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Lee Sullivan; John Freeman
Pencils:
Lee Sullivan
Inks:
Lee Sullivan
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Cutaway schematics of Abslom Daak's vessel.

Indexer Notes

Located between p. 12 and 13 of "Star Tigers".

Welcome to Paradise! (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Faux advertisement for a location featured in the Star Tigers story.

Indexer Notes

Located between p. 17 and 18 of "Star Tigers".

Between the Wars: A Slow Night in Paradise (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / text story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
John Tomlinson
Pencils:
Lee Sullivan
Inks:
Lee Sullivan
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Abslom Daak; Klikbrain; Kadak

Indexer Notes

Omnibus-exclusive short story with illustrations set between Star Tigers and Nemesis of the Daleks. The book credits John Tomlinson on the story, but the credits page at the end credits Steve Alan as writer.

Nemesis of the Daleks (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak; Doctor Who / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Alan; Richard Alan (plot)
Pencils:
Lee Sullivan
Inks:
Lee Sullivan
Letters:
Zed
Editing:
Richard Starkings (original publication)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Abslom Daak; The Doctor; Daleks; Prince Sssalander; Taiyin; Emperor Dalek
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Features the Seventh Doctor, as portrayed by Sylvester McCoy on television. One panel includes illustration of all 6 preceding Doctors. Story includes a dedication to Steve Moore and Steve Dillon (creators of Abslom Daak) and Terry Nation and Ray Cusick (creator and designer, respectively, of the Daleks)

Anti-Dalek Weapons (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lee Sullivan; John Freeman
Pencils:
Lee Sullivan
Inks:
Lee Sullivan
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Diagram of weaponry. Located between p. 8 and 9 of Nemesis of the Daleks.

[Dalek] (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dalek

Indexer Notes

Untitled standalone illustration of a Dalek. Located between p. 8 and 9 of Nemesis of the Daleks.

[Emperor Dalek] (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak; Doctor Who / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Emperor Dalek

Indexer Notes

Standalone illustration of the Emperor Dalek. Located between p. 16 and 17 of Nemesis of the Daleks.

The Dalek Death Wheel (Table of Contents)

Abslom Daak / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Lee Sullivan; John Freeman
Pencils:
Lee Sullivan
Inks:
Lee Sullivan
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Cutaway schematic of the Dalek vessel featured in Nemesis of the Daleks.

Production Notes (Table of Contents)

credits / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Writing and story reprint credits, plus biographical notes on the writers and artists. Credits Steve Alan with writing the short story Between the Wars, although John Tomlinson is credited on the story itself.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Back-page description of the book's contents.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Abslom Daak
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Introduction to The Children of Davros
    Abslom Daak
  4. 3. Abslom Daak ... Dalek Killer
    Abslom Daak
  5. 4. Star Tigers
    Abslom Daak
  6. 5. The Kill Wagon
    Abslom Daak
  7. 6. Welcome to Paradise!
    Abslom Daak
  8. 7. Between the Wars: A Slow Night in Paradise
    Abslom Daak
  9. 8. Nemesis of the Daleks
    Abslom Daak; Doctor Who
  10. 9. Anti-Dalek Weapons
    Abslom Daak
  11. 10. [Dalek]
    Abslom Daak
  12. 11. [Emperor Dalek]
    Abslom Daak; Doctor Who
  13. 12. The Dalek Death Wheel
    Abslom Daak
  14. 13. Production Notes
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Abslom Daak
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