([October] 2001)

Image, 2001 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
4.95 USD
Pages:
52
On-sale date:
2001-10-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Image Comics
Brand:
Image
Barcode:
70985366779700111
Editing:
Jim Valentino (Publisher)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Astounding Space Thrills / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Steve Conley (signed)
Inks:
Steve Conley (signed)
Colors:
Steve Conley (signed)
Letters:
Steve Conley

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Argosy Smith

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

Blueprints of Tomorrow (Table of Contents)

Astounding Space Thrills / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Conley
Pencils:
Steve Conley
Inks:
Steve Conley
Colors:
Steve Conley
Letters:
Steve Conley

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Argosy Smith; Petra Vaverchek (cameo); Bloop (cameo); Theremin (cameo); Bezeletredad
Synopsis:
On his 25th birthday, Argosy Smith is chosen to be the champion of his reality by Bezeletredad. The champion who reaches the goal before any other will have his reality superimposed over all other realities. Argosy battles past a pseudo Batman and a pseudo Hulk only to find a pseudo Superman at the goal before him. Pseudo Superman hesitates allowing Argosy to re-establish his reality.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Steve Conley
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Note of thanks by Steve Conley. Upcoming items.

Behind the Scenes (Table of Contents)

Astounding Space Thrills / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Conley
Pencils:
Steve Conley
Inks:
Steve Conley
Colors:
Steve Conley
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Argosy Smith

Indexer Notes

Preliminary work for this issue and discarded scenes.

Astounding Space Thrills Gallery (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Steve Conley
Pencils:
Steve Conley
Inks:
Steve Conley
Colors:
Steve Conley
Letters:
Steve Conley

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Argosy Smith

Indexer Notes

Ad for Astounding Space Thrills "Movie Posters" and website.

Heroes in the Sky (Table of Contents)

Crater Kid / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Marty Baumann
Pencils:
Marty Baumann
Inks:
Marty Baumann
Colors:
Marty Baumann
Letters:
Marty Baumann

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Crater Kid; Diz
Synopsis:
Crater Kid picks out one of his favorite Jet Victor stories to read.

Indexer Notes

Crater Kid story is set up as prologue and epilogue to Jet Victor story.

The Pilgrim's Wake (Table of Contents)

Jet Victor / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Marty Baumann
Pencils:
Pat Boyette
Inks:
Pat Boyette
Colors:
Pat Boyette
Letters:
Pat Boyette

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jet Victor; Max Kepler
Synopsis:
The robots in Earth's military force have all left their post. Jet Victor and Max Kepler must follow them to their destination.

Galaxy Sized Astounding Space Thrills Pin-Up (Table of Contents)

Astounding Space Thrills / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Argosy Smith; Petra Vaverchek

Electropolis (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Dean Motter
Inks:
Dean Motter
Colors:
Chris Chuckry (?)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Menlo Park

Indexer Notes

Ad for Dean Motter's Electropolis issue # 3.

Ministry of Space (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Chris Weston
Inks:
Chris Weston
Colors:
Laura Martin [Laura Depuy]
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Ad for Ministry of Space issue #4.

Die, Trojans, Die! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Eric Shanower
Inks:
Eric Shanower
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure; historical

Indexer Notes

Ad for the collected edition of Age of Bronze: A Thousand Ships.

Tenth Year Anniversary Special (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Colleen Doran
Inks:
Colleen Doran
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bast; Liana

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Ad for A Distant Soil issue #33. Includes quotes from Warren Ellis and Mark Evanier.

Bloop (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Steve Conley
Inks:
Steve Conley
Colors:
Steve Conley
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children; science fiction
Characters:
Bloop

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for Bloop web cartoon. Includes quotes from SCFI.com and Writer's Guild of America HOTLIST.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Astounding Space Thrills
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Blueprints of Tomorrow
    Astounding Space Thrills
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Blasting Off
  5. 4. Behind the Scenes
    Astounding Space Thrills
  6. 5. Astounding Space Thrills Gallery
    Astounding Space Thrills
  7. 6. Heroes in the Sky
    Crater Kid
  8. 7. The Pilgrim's Wake
    Jet Victor
  9. 8. Galaxy Sized Astounding Space Thrills Pin-Up
    Astounding Space Thrills
  10. 9. Electropolis
    Electropolis
  11. 10. Ministry of Space
    Ministry of Space
  12. 11. Die, Trojans, Die!
    Age of Bronze
  13. 12. Tenth Year Anniversary Special
    A Distant Soil
  14. 13. Bloop
    Bloop
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