(August 2009)

Aardvark-Vanaheim, 2009 Series
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Price:
3.00 CAD
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Aardvark-Vanaheim Inc.
Brand:
Aardvark-Vanaheim Presents [banner]
Barcode:
718122706778
Editing:
Dave Sim
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Sim
Inks:
Dave Sim
Colors:
Dave Sim
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Cerebus

This Issue (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dave Sim
Pencils:
Dave Sim
Inks:
Dave Sim
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

[Correspondence] (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Sim; Alexis Dicus; Gene Day
Pencils:
Gene Day
Inks:
Gene Day
Letters:
Dave Sim; typeset

Synopsis:
Sim presents a rejection letter from Playgirl and a letter from Gene Day.

The Company Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dave Sim
Pencils:
Dave Sim
Inks:
Dave Sim
Letters:
Dave Sim

Genre:
drama
Synopsis:
A comic book artist decides he wants his art back but can't cut through the red tape.
Reprints:
  • from Canar #26-28

[Gene Day Letter] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Day; Dave Sim
Pencils:
Richard Comely; Gene Day
Inks:
Richard Comely; Gene Day
Letters:
Dave Sim; typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes a reproduction of the cover to Captain Canuck #1.

The Necromancer (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Sim
Pencils:
Dave Sim
Inks:
Dave Sim
Letters:
Dave Sim

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A young boy asks a necromancer to show him the wonders of magic; the necromancer agrees but it costs the boy his life.

Indexer Notes

Originally created in 1975 and submitted to Charlton, but rejected.

[Correspondence] (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Sim; Alexis Dicus; George R. Wildman
Pencils:
Dave Sim
Inks:
Dave Sim
Letters:
Dave Sim; typeset

Synopsis:
Sim presents more rejection letters and presents the first and last page of "The Pickman Portrait," a unpublished story whose other pages were no longer in Sim's possession.

Gravedigger's Banquet (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Sim
Pencils:
Dave Sim
Inks:
Gene Day
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

[Letters and Art] (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Sim; George R. Wildman
Pencils:
Dave Sim
Inks:
Dave Sim
Colors:
Dave Sim
Letters:
Dave Sim; typeset

Characters:
Phantom; E-Man; Nova Kane
Synopsis:
Sim presents more rejection letters from Charlton and some pin-ups he created of Charlton characters.

Indexer Notes

Carries through inside back cover & back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. This Issue
  3. 2. [Correspondence]
  4. 3. The Company Man
  5. 4. [Gene Day Letter]
  6. 5. The Necromancer
  7. 6. [Correspondence]
  8. 7. Gravedigger's Banquet
  9. 8. [Letters and Art]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Shad Z. Daly
  • Michael Hoskin