(Winter 2000)

Fantagraphics, 1998 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.95 USD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Gilbert Hernandez
Color:
Color Cover, Black & White Interiors
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

["Ho! Ho! Ho!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rick Altergott
Inks:
Rick Altergott
Colors:
Rick Altergott
Letters:
?

["Christmas"] (Table of Contents)

The New Adventures Of Venus / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gilberto Hernandez [as Beto]
Pencils:
Gilberto Hernandez
Inks:
Gilberto Hernandez
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Petra; Venus; Marie; Yoshio
Synopsis:
Venus meditates on the meaning of Christmas.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Fake Santa Clause / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez [as Xaime]
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez [as Xaime]
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["What Is This"] (Table of Contents)

Olaf Edwards Kid Firechief / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Steven Weissman
Pencils:
Steven Weissman [as Ribs]
Inks:
Steven Weissman
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

Santa Claus From Other Planets (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto]
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Venus

"News Blues" (Table of Contents)

Hector And Dexter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joost Swarte; Kim Thompson (translation)
Pencils:
Joost Swarte
Inks:
Joost Swarte
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Hector; Dexter; Zachary

Indexer Notes

Reprints, possibly from Dutch comic Jippo, where they originally appeared as Katoen en Pinbal. Every third strip has a date on it, ranging from 8.01.'76 - 8.08.'76.
Strip is an example of the "Ligne Claire" style of drawing, a term coined by Swarte in 1977.

Venus Dreams Of What The Future May Bring Us All (Table of Contents)

Y2K Coloring Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gilbert Hernandez
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez [as Beto]
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Venus
Reprints:

Christmas With Los Supersonicos (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jaime Hernandez
Pencils:
Jaime Hernandez [as Xaime]
Inks:
Jaime Hernandez
Colors:
Jaime Hernandez ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Ho! Ho! Ho!"]
  2. 1. ["Christmas"]
    The New Adventures Of Venus
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Fake Santa Clause
  4. 3. ["What Is This"]
    Olaf Edwards Kid Firechief
  5. 4. Santa Claus From Other Planets
  6. 5. "News Blues"
    Hector And Dexter
  7. 6. Venus Dreams Of What The Future May Bring Us All
    Y2K Coloring Page
  8. 7. Christmas With Los Supersonicos
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gordon Keys
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gordon Keys