(May 1991)

Double Diamond Press, 1989 Series
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Price:
2.00 USD; 2.50 CAD; 1.00 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
whenever I can afford to do so
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Double Diamond Press
Brand:
Double Diamond Press
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Martin Wagner
Format:
Black and white comic. In TPB format only after issue 13

Issue Notes

Reprints issue 1 of the Hepcats series plus supplementary material.

Brand appears on back cover.


The Special Edition (Table of Contents)

Hepcats / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Wagner
Pencils:
Martin Wagner
Inks:
Martin Wagner
Colors:
Martin Wagner ?
Letters:
Martin Wagner

Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Hepcats (Double Diamond Press, 1989 series) #1 [inset cover]

Original Introduction to Hepcats #1, Summer 1989 (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Wagner
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Hepcats (Double Diamond Press, 1989 series) #1

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

New Introduction to the Special Edition, May 1991 (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Wagner
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Hepcats Number One The Special Edition (Table of Contents)

Hepcats / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Martin Wagner
Inks:
Martin Wagner
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Intro page for the story.

Hepcats 1 The Special Edition (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Credits and indicia for the issue including addresses of all the distributors.

Part I Joey Gunther (Table of Contents)

Hepcats / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Wagner
Pencils:
Martin Wagner
Inks:
Martin Wagner
Letters:
Martin Wagner

Genre:
humor; drama
Characters:
Joey; Gunther
Synopsis:
Joey daydreams about rescuing a female classmate while in class, then meets up with his roommate Gunther to play pool.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Hepcats (Double Diamond Press, 1989 series) #1

Hepcats History 101 (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Wagner
Pencils:
Martin Wagner
Inks:
Martin Wagner
Letters:
typeset; Martin Wagner

Synopsis:
History of Martin Wagner's involvement in comics and how the various Hepcats characters came to be.

Indexer Notes

Includes samples of his high school strip "Chester" and his college strip "Shasta Says".

What It's Like to Be a World-Famous Comic Book Superstar (Table of Contents)

Hepcats / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Wagner
Pencils:
Martin Wagner
Inks:
Martin Wagner
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin Wagner

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Nancy; Cerebus
Synopsis:
Joey and Gunther run Hepcats as a multimillion-dollar company, unbeknownst to their creator.
Keywords:
soap opera

Indexer Notes

Cameos by the creator, Nancy, and Cerebus.

Subscribe to Hepcats (Table of Contents)

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


Synopsis:
Ad for subscriptions to Hepcats.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

["in 1987, a college student named Martin Wagner..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Short essay on the history of Hepcats with a photo of Martin Wagner.

Indexer Notes

On back cover of comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Special Edition
    Hepcats
  2. 1. Original Introduction to Hepcats #1, Summer 1989
  3. 2. New Introduction to the Special Edition, May 1991
  4. 3. Hepcats Number One The Special Edition
    Hepcats
  5. 4. Hepcats 1 The Special Edition
  6. 5. Part I Joey Gunther
    Hepcats
  7. 6. Hepcats History 101
  8. 7. What It's Like to Be a World-Famous Comic Book Superstar
    Hepcats
  9. 8. Subscribe to Hepcats
  10. 9. ["in 1987, a college student named Martin Wagner..."]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Denise Voskuil
  • Lou Mougin