(July 2007)

Image, 2007 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
19.99 USD
Pages:
436
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Image Comics, Inc.
Brand:
?
ISBN:
978-1-58240-815-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Kristen Simon (Collected Edition Editor)
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Binding:
Trade Paperback

Issue Notes

Complete collection of normalman stories.


[untitled] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino (signed)
Inks:
Jim Valentino (signed)
Colors:
Eric Stephenson

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Fanatical Four; Sgt. Fluffy; Megaton Man (Cameo; On Billboard)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Characters:
normalman
Synopsis:
Head shot of normalman in sillouette. Dated 1984.
Reprints:
  • From ? (1984?)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino

Characters:
Captain Everything
Synopsis:
Pinup of Captain Everything in front of the American flag.
Reprints:
  • From ?

[Title Page] (Table of Contents)

normalman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / credits / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino (?)

Characters:
Captain Everything
Synopsis:
Credits for the original printings, special thanks to many people, and a drawing of Captain Everything.

["Look! It's Small Print!"] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything
Synopsis:
Pinup and the indicia for this volume.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

normalman / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino (?)

Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything

Indexer Notes

Includes two small drawings of normalman and Captain Everything.

Something Like An Origin (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Fanatic Four [Mr. Fanatical; Helpless Woman; The Humane Touch; The Lunk]; The Ultra-Conservative; normalman; Captain Everything; Nasty-Girl
Synopsis:
A quick origin of normalman, shot from his world into space by his father who believed the world was going to explode. normalman lands on a world where everyone has super-powers.
Reprints:

The Man Called normalman (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Nasty-Girl; The Ultra-Conservative; The Cephalopod
Synopsis:
Captain Everything finds normalman an apartment.
Reprints:

Let's Get normal, Man! (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; The Ultra-Conservative; Fanatical Four [Mr. Fanatical; Helpless Woman; The Humane Touch; The Lunk]; Doctor Derranged; Wok Man
Synopsis:
The Ultra-Conservative sends the Fanatical Four to capture normalman so he can give him superpowers.
Reprints:

The Panties and Capes Syndrome (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Legion of Superfluous-Hereos[Lightweight Lad; Uranus Girl; Ambiguous Boy (Cameo); Ample-Lass (Cameo); Androgenous Person (Cameo); Brain-Damaged Kid (Cameo); Burned-Out Boy (Cameo); Colossal Bore (Cameo); Comix-Boy (Cameo); Crustacean Kid (Cameo); Dastardly Dame (Cameo); Diptheria Kid (Cameo); Do-Nut Boy (Cameo)]; The Ultra-Conservative [The Liberalator]; Sgt. Fluffy; The Fanatical Four [Mr. Fanatical; Helpless Woman; The Humane Touch; The Lunk]; Justice League of Society [The Flesh (Cameo); Flat Man (Cameo); Green Heartburn (Cameo); Human Person (Cameo); Waterlogged Man (Cameo); Nasty Girl (Cameo); Robin Hoodlum (Cameo); Useless Kid (Cameo); Captain Everything]; Aimless; Rotten Kid; Cerebus (Cameo); Neil the Horse (Cameo); Wolverine MacAllister (Cameo)
Synopsis:
The Ultra-conservative attempts to capture normalman so he can give him super-powers and make him conform.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

DC Comics parody issue. Part 1 titled "Not a Dream...", Part 2 titled "Not a Hoax..." and Part 3 titled "...Not an Imaginary Story!". Includes parody ads for Crebus; Neil the Horse and Journey in the style of the old 1960's DC house ads.

...And One Shall SLAY Him! (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Ultra-Conservative; Fanatic Four [Mr. Fanatical; Helpless Woman; The Humane Touch; The Lunk]; Captain Everything; Legion of Superfluous Heroes [Entropy Empress (Cameo); Euphemism Lad (Cameo); Fan Boy (Cameo); Flaccid Lad (Cameo); Flatulent Lass (Cameo); Gangrene Girl (Cameo); Generic Lad (Cameo); Generous Lass (Cameo); Glutinous Girl (Cameo); Hackneyed Kid (Cameo); Half-Wit Lad (Cameo); Hedonistic Girl (Cameo)]; Sgt Fluffy; Rotten Kid; Aimless (Flashback Cameo); Old Maid; Sophisticated Lady; The Trendoid; Man-Man; The Pope of Pain
Synopsis:
Rotten Kid captures Normalman and tries to sell him to the Ultra-Conservative. Meanwhile Captain Everything battles Sgt Fluffy for no particular reason.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Marvel Comics parody issue.

The Pope of Pain (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Pope of Pain; The Watchdog; Old Maid; The Trendoid; Man-man; Sophisticated Lady; Rotten Kid; Legion of Superfluous Heroes [Iconoclastic Kid (Cameo); Ignoramus Lass (Cameo); Incoherent Kid (Cameo); Irrational Girl (Cameo); Jiggle Queen (Cameo); Jocular Lad (Cameo); Juvenile Kid (Cameo); Kinky Kid (Cameo); Klassy Dame (Cameo)]; Captain Everything; Sgt Fluffy; Rotton Kid (Flashback); Ultra-Conservative; Smelfs
Synopsis:
Sophisticated Lady sends normalman to a parallel world.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

EC Comics parody issue.

Crisis On Earth-Twinkey (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Smelfs [Skywiseguy; Cuter; Slime Slider]; Captain Everything; Fred Hembeck; E-Man; Mr Nose-Et-Al; Ronald; The Wraith; The Cephalopod; Cutey Bunny; Sgt. Fluffy; The Trendoid (Cameo); Sophisticated Lady; Hairy Sloth; Legion of Superflous Heroes [Lackadaisical Lad (Cameo); Lady Laxative (Cameo); Lightweight Lad (Cameo); Lobotomized Lass (Cameo); Misnomer Maid (Cameo); Malnutrition Kid (Cameo); Napalm Nate (Cameo); Nihilistic Kid (Cameo); Oblique Kid (Cameo); Obnoxious Boy (Cameo); Orbiculated Kid (Cameo); Oxymoran Miss (Cameo)]; Mickey Money
Synopsis:
The Smelfs attack Hairy Sloth, leader of the Cretins, to save themselves from cancellation.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Elfquest / Smurf parody issue.

normal Times (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
William Messner-Loebs
Pencils:
William Messner-Loebs
Inks:
William Messner-Loebs
Letters:
William Messner-Loebs
Editing:
Nadine Messner-Loebs (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Wolverine MacAlistaire; normalman; Ojibwa
Synopsis:
Wolverine meets Native American Ojibwa and recounts an encounter with the temporally displaced normalman.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This volume credits William Messner-Loebs for lettering, original index credits Jim Osten.

Crisis? WHAT Crisis?! (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Mickey Money; Rags Rabbit [as Rugcleft]; Dipstick Duck; Punky Pig; Don the Mean Old Ghost; Slow Whine; Captain Everything; Sgt Fluffy; Cephalopod; Sophisticated Lady; Carman; Legion of Superflous-Heroes [Pathetikid (Cameo); Pithecanthropus Princess (Cameo); Pyromaniac Pete (Cameo); Quadrilateral Queen (Cameo); Quandry Kid (Cameo); Quean Queen (Cameo); Rambunctious Boy (Cameo); Repugnent Kid (Cameo); Ruthless Lass (Cameo); Lightweight Lad; Uranus Girl]
Synopsis:
Mickey Money battles the Web to protect his right to all the money in the universe.
Reprints:

normalman, P.I. (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Sophisticated Lady; Ultra-Conservative; Cephalopod; Sgt Fluffy; Car Man; Rotten Kid; Thug; Legion of Superflous-Heroes [Tawdry Trollop (Cameo); Temerity Kid (Cameo); Ulterior Kid (Cameo); Lightweight Lad; Unavoidable Boy (Cameo); Uncouth Kid (Cameo); Unscrupulous Lass (Cameo); Vacuous Lad (Cameo); Vicarious Kid (Cameo); Witless Lass (Cameo); Wretched Woman (Cameo)]; Justice League of Society [Captain Everything; The Flesh (Cameo); Nasty-Girl; Human Person (Cameo); Flatman (Cameo); Useless Kid (Cameo)]; Aimless
Synopsis:
Sgt Fluffy comes back but is killed again.
Reprints:

Who Killed Sgt. Fluffy THIS Time? (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim [as Deni Loubert] (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Sophisticated Lady; Ultra-Conservative; Cephalopod (Flashback Cameo); Sgt Fluffy (Flashback, Cameo); Mr. Nose Et Al; Rotten Kid; Fanatic Four [Mr. Fanatical; Helpless Woman; The Humane Touch; The Lunk] (Flashback Cameo); Pope of Pain (Flashback Cameo); Man-Man (Flashback Cameo); Smelfs (Flashback Cameo); Wolverine MacAllistair (Flashback Cameo); Ojibwa (Flashback Cameo); Mickey Money(Flashback Cameo); Rags Rabbit (Flashback Cameo); Justice League of Society [Captain Everything; Human Person; The Flesh; Flatman; Nasty-Girl; Useless Kid; Water-Logged Man; Green Heartburn; Robin Hoodlum]; Legion of Superflous-Heroes [Xenophobikid (Cameo); X-Rated Girl (Cameo); X-Ray Roy (Cameo); Lightweight Lass; Yellingirl (Cameo)]; The Unnecessary A-Men [The Aardvark; Sneaky Pete; Metalus; Windbreaker]; The Tight Teens [Nebula; Swelll Guy; Copy Cat; Bionikid]; The Cloned Kids [Terrifikid; Psuedolad; Nymphet; Rustbucket]; Max the Magnificent; Lord R. Nader
Synopsis:
The Justice League of Society vs the Unnecessary A-Men, The Tight Teens and the Cloned Kids.
Reprints:

Misery In Space (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim [as Deni Loubert] (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Max the Magnificent; Wolverine Mac Allister; Lord R. Nader; Miss Meteorite; RD22; Sophisticated Lady; Ultra-Conservative; Union Man; Ordinary Guy
Synopsis:
Norm and Max try to rescue Miss Meteorite from Lord Nader.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Star Wars parody.

normalman Has Gaul (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim [as Deni Loubert] (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Countess of Monte Crisco; Sophisticated Lady; Captain Everything; General Gluteus Maximus; David; Cleo; Abdul; Union Man; Ordinary Guy; Julius Caeser
Synopsis:
normalman is trapped in the past of Levram and fights in the Roman arena. Origin of Levram revealed
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Asterix parody.

Captain Everything Goes To The Collector's Con (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Everything
Synopsis:
Captain Everything goes to a comic convention.
Reprints:
  • From Collector's Con Souvenir Book (March 1984)

normalman For President (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino; Dave Sim (Cerebus figure only)
Pencils:
Jim Valentino; Dave Sim (Cerebus figure only)
Inks:
Jim Valentino; Dave Sim (Cerebus figure only)
Letters:
Diane Valentino; Dave Sim (Cerebus figure only)
Editing:
Deni Sim [as Deni Loubert] (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Countess of Monte Crisco; Sophisticated Lady; Ultra-Conservative; Dr Deranged; Cerebus; Orange Julius; Paste-Pasta Pete; Telepathetic; Union Man; Ordinary Guy
Synopsis:
normalman runs for president of Levram, with Sophisticated Lady as his running mate.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cerebus parody.

The Prez's Old Clothes (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim [as Deni Loubert] (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Countess of Monte Crisco; Sophisticated Lady; Anchorman; The Watchdog; Rotten Kid (Flashback Cameo); Smelfs (Flashback Cameo); Wolverine MacAllister (Flashback Cameo); Mickey Money (Flashback Cameo); Max the Maginificent (Flashback Cameo); Miss Meteorite (Flashback Cameo); Ultra-Conservative (Flashback Cameo); Mr. Tough Guy; The Neo-Fascist Fun Boys; Naughty-Girl; The Italian-Indian Liberation League
Synopsis:
normalman finally gets the ruby slippers and quits as president of Levram.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

American Flagg parody.

Love Stinks (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Countess of Monte Crisco; Sophisticated Lady; Major Trouble; Ultra-Conservative; Rotten Kid; Man-Man; Union Man
Synopsis:
normalman tries to sort out his feelings for Sophisticated Lady and the Countess before he leaves Levram.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Archie Comics parody.

There's No Place Like Home (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino
Editing:
Deni Sim [as Deni Loubert] (Original Editor)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Countess of Monte Crisco; Sophisticated Lady; Major Trouble; Ultra-Conservative; Rotten Kid; Dark Fluffy; Anchorman; Union Guy; Legion of Superflous-Heroes [Lightweight Lad]; Fanatic Four [Mr. Fanatical; Helpless Woman; The Humane Touch; The Lunk] (Cameo); Man-Man (Cameo); Wok-Man (Cameo); Orange Julius (Cameo); Paste-Pasta Pete (Cameo); Telepathetic (Cameo); Nasty-Girl (Cameo); Doctor Derranged (Cameo); Smelfs (Cameo); Mickey Money (Cameo); Rags Rabbit (Cameo); Max the Magnificent (Cameo); Miss Meteorite (Cameo); Wolverine MacAllister (Cameo); Cerebus (Cameo); Lowra (normalman's mother)
Synopsis:
Returning to Arnold, the Countess attempts to conquer the planet with the Ruby Slippers.
Reprints:

normalman Goes Hollywood (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Sophisticated Lady; Rotten Kid (Flashback Cameo); Nasty-Girl (Flashback Cameo); Sgt. Fluffy (Flashback Cameo); Man-Man (Flashback Cameo); Countess of Monte Crisco (Flashback Cameo); Dark Fluffy (Flashback Cameo); Mr. Agent Man; Mr. Studio Head; Avergage Guy
Synopsis:
Hollywood wants to make a TV show about normalman.
Reprints:

Deni Sim presents... normalman (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Sophisticated Lady; Sgt. Fluffy
Synopsis:
normalman travels to the San Diego Comic-Con.
Reprints:
  • From 1984 San Diego Comic-Con Souvenir Book (August 1984)

Lest No Bridge Be Unburned (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino; Don Simpson (Megaton Man only); Bob Burden (Flaming Carrot only); Larry Marder (Mr. Spook only)
Pencils:
Jim Valentino; Don Simpson (Megaton Man only); Bob Burden (Flaming Carrot only); Larry Marder (Mr. Spook only)
Inks:
Jim Valentino; Don Simpson (Megaton Man only); Bob Burden (Flaming Carrot only); Larry Marder (Mr. Spook only)
Letters:
Jim Valentino; Don Simpson (Megaton Man only); Bob Burden (Flaming Carrot only); Larry Marder (Mr. Spook only)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Megaton Man; Captain Everything; Flaming Carrot; normalman; Madman (Cameo); Zot (Cameo); Mr. Spook; Radioactive Man (Cameo); Concrete (Cameo); Cerebus (Cameo); Groo (Cameo); Bone (Cameo); Mary Marvel (Cameo); Spawn (Cameo); Spider-Man (Cameo); Batman (Cameo); Wolverine (Cameo); Wolff (Cameo); Byrd (Cameo); Dr. Radium (Cameo); Miracleman (Cameo); Herbie (Cameo); Atomic Mouse (Cameo); Cheesewiz; Slimy
Synopsis:
Captain Everything and Megaton Man want to join the Splitting Image universe.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Lots of cameos of independent publishing characters.

normalman - Captain Everything (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything
Synopsis:
normalman interviews Captain Everything.
Reprints:

Captain Everything -- Super-Star (Table of Contents)

normalman / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Sophisticated Lady; Johnny Burnout; Saul Plevitz; Rich Mikerson; Joey DeQue; Elric Withholding; Stony Esmerelda; Princess Tulooga; Man-Man
Synopsis:
Captain Everything and normalman go to the San Diego Comic-Con.
Reprints:

The Covers (Table of Contents)

normalman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino (?)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Synopsis:
Short description of each cover reprint in the next section.

[normalman #1] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover based loosely on the cover of Superman (DC, 1939 series) #146.

[normalman #2] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Ultra-Conservative; Captain Everything
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #39.

[normalman #3] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; The Pope of Pain; Sophisticated Lady; Captain Everything
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Based loosely on Vault of Horror (EC, 1950 series) #32.

[normalman #4] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Smelfs
Reprints:

[Journey #13] (Table of Contents)

Journey / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
William Messner-Loebs; Jim Valentino (normalman figure)
Inks:
William Messner-Loebs; Jim Valentino (normalman figure)

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Wolverine MacAlistaire; normalman; Ojibwa
Reprints:

[normalman #5] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Mickey Money
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover based loosely on Richie Rich (Harvey, 1960 series) #1

[normalman #6] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on Spirit, The (Register and Tribune Syndicate) #10/9/1949.

[normalman #7] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Sophisticated Lady; Sgt. Fluffy
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on DNAgents, The (Eclipse, 1983 series) #4.

[normalman #8] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Max the Magnificent
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on Famous Funnies (Eastern Color, 1934 series) #214.

[normalman #9] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on Asterix the Gladiator. Cover logo based on Classics Illustrated logo.

[normalman #10] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Sophisticated Lady
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on various Cerebus: High Society covers.

[normalman #11] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on American Flagg (First, 1983 series) #5 and American Flagg (First, 1983 series) #8.

[normalman #12] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Sophisticated Lady; Countess of Monte Crisco; Captain Everything
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on various Archie comics.

[normalman Annual #1] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover features nearly every single character that has appeared in a normalman comic.

[normalman - Megaton Man Special #1] (Table of Contents)

normalman; Megaton Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Megaton Man; Flaming Carrot; normalman; Captain Everything; Zot; Panda Khan; Cerebus; Wolff & Byrd; Wolverine MacAllister; Dr. Radium; Madman; Bone; Cherry
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover contains lots of independent characters. Cover loosely based on All-New Collectors' Edition (DC, 1978 series) #C-56

[normalman Twentieth Anniversary Special #1] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Everything
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #7.

[normalman The Novel] (Table of Contents)

normalman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Sophisticated Lady; The Ultra-Conservative; Sgt. Fluffy; The Countess of Monte-Crisco; Rotten Kid
Reprints:
  • from normalman: The Novel (Slave Labor, 1987 series) #nn

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #300.

The Back Covers (Table of Contents)

normalman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Jim Valentino (?)

Genre:
humor; superhero
Synopsis:
Information on the next section which reprints the back covers of the normalman books.

[normalman #1] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; The Ultra-Conservative
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Based loosely on Superman (DC, 1939 series) #12 and Superman (DC, 1939 series) #14.

[normalman #2] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Everything
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Loosely based on Captain Marvel (Marvel, 1968 series) #29 (Incorrectly listed as #19 in the Complete normalman TPB)

[Journey #13] (Table of Contents)

Journey / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
William Messner-Loebs
Inks:
William Messner-Loebs

Genre:
historical; western-frontier
Characters:
Wolverine MacAlistaire; normalman
Reprints:

[normalman #5] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Sophisticated Lady
Reprints:

[normalman #6] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don Thompson; R. A. Jones; Jerry Siegel; Steve Lafler; Dan Vado; Jay Longstaff
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman
Synopsis:
Various quotes about the normalman series.
Reprints:

[normalman #10] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Murphy Anderson

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Everything
Reprints:

[normalman #11] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Perez
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Nasty-Girl
Reprints:

[normalman #12] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Diane Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Based on Pacific Presents (Pacific Comics, 1982 series) #2.

[normalman Twentieth Anniversary Special #1] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Everything
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Based on a Superman promo piece by Jim Lee and featuring a parody of the DC Millenium Edition trade dress.

Other Stuff (Table of Contents)

normalman / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; superhero
Synopsis:
Details on where the various pieces in the next section appeared.

Watch for the first normalman the comic!! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman
Synopsis:
Ad for normalman #1.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Appeared on the back covers of Cerebus #56 and #57.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Sgt. Fluffy; Captain Everything
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Based on Howard Chaykin's American Flagg.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything
Synopsis:
Ad for Graphitti Designs normalman T-Shirt.
Reprints:

A-V Vengers (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Valentino; Dave Sim; William Messner-Loebs; Arn Saba
Inks:
Jim Valentino; Dave Sim; William Messner-Loebs; Arn Saba
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Characters:
normalman; Cerebus; Neil the Horse; Wolverine MacAlistaire
Synopsis:
Jam piece done at Petuniacon April 1984.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Everything; Countess of Monte Crisco; Sophisticated Lady; normalman
Reprints:

The San Jose Americon (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Sophisticated Lady; Dark Fluffy; Captain Everything; Contess of Monte Crisco; Nebula
Reprints:
  • From Americon Souvenir Book

Indexer Notes

Based on the cover of New Teen Titans, The (DC, 1980 series) #1

1984 San Diego Comic Con (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Sgt. Fluffy; Smelfs; Rotten Kid; Sophisticated Lady; Man-Man; Captain Everything; Fanatic Four [Mr. Fanatical; Helpless Woman; The Humane Touch; The Lunk]
Reprints:
  • From 1984 San Diego Comic-Con Progress Report

Indexer Notes

Based on Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars (Marvel, 1984 series) #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Everything
Reprints:
  • From 1985 San Diego Comic-Con Progress Report

Indexer Notes

Based on a Marvelman cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman
Reprints:
  • From Telegraph Wire #13

Indexer Notes

Cover loosely based on Spirit, The (Register and Tribune Syndicate) #10/9/1949. Later was reworked into the cover for normalman (Aardvark-Vanaheim, 1984 series) #6

[Amazing Heroes #92] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Dark Fluffy; Max the Magnificent; Captain Everything; Countess of Monte Crisco; Sophisticated Lady; normalman; Myth Adventures
Reprints:
  • from Amazing Heroes #92 (April 1986)

Fantasy Illustrated Comic Books (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything; Sophisticated Lady; Sgt. Fluffy
Reprints:
  • From Fantasy Illustrated comic shop catalog (1984)

Creation (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Everything; normalman
Reprints:
  • From Creation Con Souvenir Book (1985)

The Comic Block (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino; Steve Lafler (Dog-Boy figure)
Inks:
Jim Valentino; Steve Lafler (Dog-Boy figure)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Dog Boy
Reprints:
  • From Comic Block #6 (June 1984)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything
Synopsis:
Ad for Jim Valentino's first comic book store appearance at Hi-De-Ho in Santa Monica. Based on Palisades Amusement Park ads in Silver-Age DC Comics.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Sgt. Fluffy; Captain Everything; Rotten Kid; Fanatic Four [Mr. Fanatical; Helpless Woman; The Humane Touch; The Lunk]
Synopsis:
Reprints of the letter column mastheads in various issues of normalman, and what the original inspiration was for each masthead.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino; Don Simpson
Inks:
Jim Valentino; Don Simpson

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Megaton Man; Captain Everything
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Don Simpson

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Megaton Man; Captain Everything
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino; Don Simpson
Inks:
Jim Valentino; Don Simpson

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Megaton Man; Captain Everything
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Captain Everything; Editor Girl

Indexer Notes

Printed here for the first time.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Rags Rabbit; normalman

Indexer Notes

Unused page for normalman #5.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Valentino
Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything
Synopsis:
Profiles of normalman and Captain Everything.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

normalman / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Valentino
Inks:
Jim Valentino
Letters:
Jim Valentino

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
normalman; Captain Everything
Reprints:
  • From normalman -- The Novel
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    normalman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Normalman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  4. 3. [Title Page]
    normalman
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  6. 5. ["Look! It's Small Print!"]
    normalman
  7. 6. Table of Contents
    normalman
  8. 7. Something Like An Origin
    normalman
  9. 8. The Man Called normalman
    normalman
  10. 9. Let's Get normal, Man!
    normalman
  11. 10. The Panties and Capes Syndrome
    normalman
  12. 11. ...And One Shall SLAY Him!
    normalman
  13. 12. The Pope of Pain
    normalman
  14. 13. Crisis On Earth-Twinkey
    normalman
  15. 14. normal Times
    normalman
  16. 15. Crisis? WHAT Crisis?!
    normalman
  17. 16. normalman, P.I.
    normalman
  18. 17. Who Killed Sgt. Fluffy THIS Time?
    normalman
  19. 18. Misery In Space
    normalman
  20. 19. normalman Has Gaul
    normalman
  21. 20. Captain Everything Goes To The Collector's Con
    normalman
  22. 21. normalman For President
    normalman
  23. 22. The Prez's Old Clothes
    normalman
  24. 23. Love Stinks
    normalman
  25. 24. There's No Place Like Home
    normalman
  26. 25. normalman Goes Hollywood
    normalman
  27. 26. Deni Sim presents... normalman
    normalman
  28. 27. Lest No Bridge Be Unburned
    normalman
  29. 28. normalman - Captain Everything
    normalman
  30. 29. Captain Everything -- Super-Star
    normalman
  31. 30. The Covers
    normalman
  32. 31. [normalman #1]
    normalman
  33. 32. [normalman #2]
    normalman
  34. 33. [normalman #3]
    normalman
  35. 34. [normalman #4]
    normalman
  36. 35. [Journey #13]
    Journey
  37. 36. [normalman #5]
    normalman
  38. 37. [normalman #6]
    normalman
  39. 38. [normalman #7]
    normalman
  40. 39. [normalman #8]
    normalman
  41. 40. [normalman #9]
    normalman
  42. 41. [normalman #10]
    normalman
  43. 42. [normalman #11]
    normalman
  44. 43. [normalman #12]
    normalman
  45. 44. [normalman Annual #1]
    normalman
  46. 45. [normalman - Megaton Man Special #1]
    normalman; Megaton Man
  47. 46. [normalman Twentieth Anniversary Special #1]
    normalman
  48. 47. [normalman The Novel]
    normalman
  49. 48. The Back Covers
    normalman
  50. 49. [normalman #1]
    normalman
  51. 50. [normalman #2]
    normalman
  52. 51. [Journey #13]
    Journey
  53. 52. [normalman #5]
    normalman
  54. 53. [normalman #6]
    normalman
  55. 54. [normalman #10]
    normalman
  56. 55. [normalman #11]
    normalman
  57. 56. [normalman #12]
    normalman
  58. 57. [normalman Twentieth Anniversary Special #1]
    normalman
  59. 58. Other Stuff
    normalman
  60. 59. Watch for the first normalman the comic!!
    normalman
  61. 60. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  62. 61. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  63. 62. A-V Vengers
  64. 63. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  65. 64. The San Jose Americon
    normalman
  66. 65. 1984 San Diego Comic Con
    normalman
  67. 66. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  68. 67. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  69. 68. [Amazing Heroes #92]
  70. 69. Fantasy Illustrated Comic Books
    normalman
  71. 70. Creation
    normalman
  72. 71. The Comic Block
    normalman
  73. 72. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  74. 73. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  75. 74. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  76. 75. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  77. 76. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  78. 77. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  79. 78. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  80. 79. [no title indexed]
    normalman
  81. 80. [no title indexed]
    normalman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen