(April 1990)

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Price:
1.75 USD; 2.25 CAD; 1.00 GBP
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Mark Waid; Michael Eury
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#50 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

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Ambush Bug / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kevin Maguire (signed)
Inks:
Al Gordon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin; Ambush Bug
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Parody of Batman TV show with Batman and Robin climbing the building and Ambush Bug looking out the window.

The Secret Origin of Ambush Bug: We Thought Him Up (Table of Contents)

Ambush Bug / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Keith Giffen (Plot); Robert Loren Fleming
Pencils:
Keith Giffen
Inks:
Bob Lewis
Colors:
Tony Tollin
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-4853

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Ambush Bug; Cheeks; Vril Dox
Synopsis:
The National Bureau of Origins wants to know Ambush Bug's origin.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

a spoof on Cynicalman, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles...etc...

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Stanley and His Monster / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Foglio
Pencils:
Phil Foglio
Inks:
Keith Wilson
Colors:
Tom McCraw
Letters:
John Workman
Job Number:
G-5147

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Stanley; His Monster; Azazel; Belial; Lucifer Morningstar
Synopsis:
A demon is kicked out of hell and sent to Earth where he becomes Stanley's friend.

The Birth of Rex the Wonder Dog (Table of Contents)

Rex the Wonder Dog / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerard Jones
Pencils:
Paris Cullins
Inks:
Gary Martin
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
G-5464

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Rex the Wonder Dog; Lieutenant Dennis; Danny Dennis
Synopsis:
A super-soldier formula turns a small puppy into Rex the Wonder Dog.

Indexer Notes

This origin story is a spoof on the Captain America origin.

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Secret Admirers / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Michael Eury; Mark Waid
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Jim Kelly and Lon Levy.

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The Trigger Twins / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
William Messner-Loebs
Pencils:
Trevor von Eeden
Inks:
Trevor von Eeden
Colors:
Julianna Ferriter
Letters:
Tim Harkins
Job Number:
G-4726

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Trigger Twins [Walt Trigger; Wayne Trigger]; The Groton Gang; Linda
Synopsis:
The origin of the Trigger Twins.
Keywords:
Civil War
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ambush Bug
  2. 1. The Secret Origin of Ambush Bug: We Thought Him Up
    Ambush Bug
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Stanley and His Monster
  4. 3. The Birth of Rex the Wonder Dog
    Rex the Wonder Dog
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Secret Admirers
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Trigger Twins
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