([1984])

Escape Publishing, 1983 Series
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Price:
1.00 GBP; 2.95 USD
Pages:
64
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Paul Gravett; Peter Stanbury

Issue Notes

There is no publication date in the issue, but in the previous issue all dated strips were dated 1983, and in this issue all dated strips are dated 1984. Furthermore, the following issue makes reference to contributors doing a signing on December 8th.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Hunt Emerson
Inks:
Hunt Emerson
Colors:
Hunt Emerson
Letters:
Hunt Emerson

Characters:
Calculus Cat

Indexer Notes

The cover is wraparound

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Introduction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

NME / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chris Long
Inks:
Chris Long
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Although an ad, it features a commissioned illustration in keeping with the nmagazine.

["The other day I saw an old acquaintance of mine, Simon Rouse..."] (Table of Contents)

A Tale From Gimbley / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Elliott
Pencils:
Phil Elliott
Inks:
Phil Elliott
Letters:
Phil Elliott

Characters:
David Gimbley; Simon Rouse
Synopsis:
Gimbley recalls the night his friendship with Simon Rouse began to deteriorate.

Popular Graphics (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett; Peter Stanbury
Pencils:
Attilio Micheluzzi; Colin Wilson
Inks:
Attilio Micheluzzi; Colin Wilson
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Comic news with illustrations from some of the topics mentioned.

Rotten To The Core (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Savage Pencil
Pencils:
Savage Pencil
Inks:
Savage Pencil
Letters:
Savage Pencil

Characters:
Big Dog; Animal Rights Fighter; Lab Technician
Synopsis:
The fall and renewal of the big dog.

Briggs: The Gentle Bogeyman (Table of Contents)

Snacks With The Stars / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett; Raymond Briggs
Pencils:
Raymond Briggs
Inks:
Raymond Briggs
Letters:
Raymond Briggs; Typeset

Synopsis:
Interview with Raymond Briggs accompanied by his art.

Happy Even After (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Gibas
Pencils:
Mike Gibas
Inks:
Mike Gibas
Letters:
Mike Gibas

Characters:
Jules Nuclear; Alison Nuclear; Baby Nuclear; Visitor
Synopsis:
The Nuclear Family has a social crisis.

Book Revue (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett; Peter Stanbury
Pencils:
Serge Clerc; Kev O'Neill; Roy Wilson
Inks:
Serge Clerc; Kev O'Neill; Roy Wilson
Letters:
Serge Clerc; Typeset

Synopsis:
Reviews illustrated with the art from the contents.

Holiday Hostel (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Myra Hancock
Pencils:
Myra Hancock
Inks:
Myra Hancock
Letters:
Myra Hancock

Characters:
Heidi Schmidt; Fritz; Ernst
Synopsis:
Heidi and Fritz go on holiday.

Fast Fiction Facts (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett
Pencils:
Russell Christian; Michael Cook; Bob Moulder; Jak Sowerby
Inks:
Russell Christian; Michael Cook; Bob Moulder; Jak Sowerby
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Recent small press round-up illustrated by art from some of the publications reviewed.

["I return Home, grin intact"!] (Table of Contents)

Calculus Cat / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Hunt Emerson
Pencils:
Hunt Emerson
Inks:
Hunt Emerson
Letters:
Hunt Emerson

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Calculus Cat; TV
Synopsis:
Calculus Cat believes he's living a lie, so the TV shows him how his friends see him.
Reprints:

Mariscal's Amigos (Table of Contents)

Snacks With The Stars / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett; Mariscal
Pencils:
Mariscal
Inks:
Mariscal
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Interview with Mariscal illustrated by his work.

The Investment (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Pinsent; Peter Stanbury (idea)
Pencils:
Ed Pinsent
Inks:
Ed Pinsent
Letters:
Ed Pinsent

Characters:
Robert; Joanna; Bel; Juan; Philip; Don; Anton
Synopsis:
Joanna sends Robert away with a sweater.

Blame! A Code In The Head... Or A Pain In The Arts (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leo Baxendale; Herge; Bernard Krigstein; Gilbert Shelton
Inks:
Leo Baxendale; Herge; Bernard Krigstein; Gilbert Shelton
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
A round-up of attempts to censor comics over the years.

Killer Weed (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Pearce
Pencils:
Dan Pearce
Inks:
Dan Pearce
Letters:
Dan Pearce

Synopsis:
Sam is jailed for cannibis possession.

D.I.Y.B.D. (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett; Peter Stanbury; Eddie Campbell
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
How to produce your own small press title.

Brand New B.D. (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett; Peter Stanbury
Pencils:
Giorgio Carpinteri; Mark Marek; Max; Schlingo
Inks:
Giorgio Carpinteri; Mark Marek; Max; Schlingo
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Round-up of then recent comic releases from around thw globe, illustrated by some of the artists mentioned.

["The nicest thing in life is just to be with your friends."] (Table of Contents)

Alec / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Eddie Campbell
Pencils:
Eddie Campbell
Inks:
Eddie Campbell
Letters:
Eddie Campbell

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Alec MacGarry; Jim; Danny Grey; Tom; Valerie; Dave
Synopsis:
Alec muses over his friends.

"Well?", "Well what?" (Table of Contents)

Temptation / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Glenn Dakin
Pencils:
Glenn Dakin
Inks:
Glenn Dakin
Letters:
Glenn Dakin

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Devil; Hermit
Synopsis:
The devil almost convinces his victim he's invisible.
Reprints:
  • In Temptation (Penguin Books, 1991 series) #[nn] (1991)

Norm (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Rian Hughes
Pencils:
Rian Hughes
Inks:
Rian Hughes
Letters:
Rian Hughes

Synopsis:
The perils of being a cartoon character.

Escape Artists (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Glenn Dakin; Phil Elliott; Savage Pencil
Inks:
Glenn Dakin; Phil Elliott; Savage Pencil
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Contributor biographies with some self-portraits.