(March 1992)

Marvel, 1985 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
2.25 USD; 2.70 CAD; 1.10 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Epic Comics
Brand:
Epic Comics; Marvel
Editing:
Marcus McLaurin; Tom Daning (assistant)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

First issue with better paper, fewer ads, more comics and higher price.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Groo the Wanderer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
Tom Luth

Genre:
humor; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Groo; Rufferto

["Mark! Aren't you going to put on you hat?"] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragonés (plot); Mark Evanier (plot, dialogue)
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Letters:
Stan Sakai

Characters:
Sergio Aragonés; Mark Evanier; Tom Luth; Stan Sakai

Indexer Notes

Introduction to the new format on inside front cover.

The Supreme General (Table of Contents)

Groo the Wanderer / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragonés (co-plot); Mark Evanier (co-plot & dialogue)
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
Tom Luth
Letters:
Stan Sakai

Genre:
humor; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Groo; Rufferto
Synopsis:
Groo tries to become supreme general and succeeds, which turns out not to be such a good idea.

Indexer Notes

Division of writing credit from Mark Evanier via the GCD Errors list, September 2009.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Groo-Grams / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Mark Evanier
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Aaron Crozler, Rodrigo Ribeiro, Chris Young, Steven Ranzoni and Shaun Charney.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

[Groo and Rufferto] (Table of Contents)

Groo the Wanderer / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés

Characters:
Groo; Rufferto

Indexer Notes

Illustration on inside back cover page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rufferto / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragonés
Pencils:
Sergio Aragonés
Inks:
Sergio Aragonés
Colors:
Tom Luth

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; sword and sorcery
Characters:
Rufferto
Synopsis:
Rufferto on thin ice.

Indexer Notes

The very first one-page gag featuring Rufferto.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Groo the Wanderer
  2. 1. ["Mark! Aren't you going to put on you hat?"]
  3. 2. The Supreme General
    Groo the Wanderer
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Groo-Grams
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [Groo and Rufferto]
    Groo the Wanderer
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Rufferto
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer
  • Fredrik Ekman