(1987)

Titan, 1986 Series
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Price:
1.95 GBP
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Titan Books
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Paul Gravett
Color:
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
UK A4
Binding:
Squarebound

Issue Notes

The issue includes a bound-in 16 page catalogue with articles and illustrations titled Comics Iconoclasm produced in conjunction with London's Institute of Contemporary Arts for an exhibition of the same name in 1987. As this is text and illustration based, it's not indexed, although included in the issue's page count.


The Red Guitar (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lorenzo Mattotti
Inks:
Lorenzo Mattotti
Colors:
Lorenzo Mattotti

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Frankie Stein / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ken Reid
Inks:
Ken Reid

Synopsis:
Title page illo

Popular Graphics (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Ricci Oddone; Louise Tucker
Pencils:
Ian Gibson; Jean-Claude Mezières; Placid; John Romita; Bill Sienkiewicz
Inks:
Ian Gibson; Jean-Claude Mezières; Placid; John Romita; Bill Sienkiewicz
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Comics in popular culture with illustrations for the topics mentioned.

A Winter's Tale (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tim Budden
Pencils:
Tim Budden
Inks:
Tim Budden
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Brock; Bawson; Gremp; Frin; Fremlin; Gream
Synopsis:
How the badgers surived the apocalypse.

The Beano Boys (Table of Contents)

text article / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Assorted
Pencils:
Ken Reid; Leo Baxendale
Inks:
Ken Reid; Leo Baxendale
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
An appreciation of 1950s and 1960s Beano creators Ken Reid and Leo Baxendale with examples of their art.

Sav's Wax (Table of Contents)

Sav Sadness / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Lynch
Pencils:
Bob Lynch
Inks:
Bob Lynch
Letters:
Bob Lynch

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Sav Sadness; Kath
Synopsis:
Why does the toothpaste refuse to stay on the toothbrush?

Reviews (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Glenn Dakin; Alastair Graham; Paul Gravett; Bob Lynch; Pat Mills; Trevs Phoenix; Ed Pinsent
Pencils:
H. M. Bateman; John Byrne; Vittorio Giardano; Mike Golden; Moebius; Joe Orlando; Hugo Pratt
Inks:
H. M. Bateman; John Byrne; Vittorio Giardano; Mike Golden; Moebius; Joe Orlando; Hugo Pratt
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Comic reviews with illustrations from the books reviewed.

Woods Tonight (Table of Contents)

Alec / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Alec MacGarry; Danny Grey; Jeremy; Penny Moore; John
Synopsis:
Faux army manoeuvres at night.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Lorenzo Mattotti (Table of Contents)

Profile / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
A profile of Lorenzo Mattotti

Insomnia (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Lorenzo Mattotti
Pencils:
Lorenzo Mattotti
Inks:
Lorenzo Mattotti
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Does man need sleep?
Reprints:
  • From ?

Panthra (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Robinson
Pencils:
Mark Robinson
Inks:
Mark Robinson
Letters:
Mark Robinson

Genre:
humour; jungle; satire-parody
Characters:
Panthra; Ted; Kingar; M'Bongo; Panhtra's father; Mr. Kruger; Bingle
Synopsis:
The queen of the jungle must rescue Ted again.

Fast Fiction (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Gravett
Pencils:
Philip Bond; Ion; Neville Smith
Inks:
Philip Bond; Ion; Neville Smith
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Small press reviews with illustrations from the comics reviewed.

The Factory Of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gary J. Brady (idea); Ed Pinsent
Pencils:
Ed Pinsent
Inks:
Ed Pinsent
Letters:
Ed Pinsent

Synopsis:
How the death factory operates

Absent Friends (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Elliott
Pencils:
Paul Grist
Inks:
Paul Grist
Letters:
Paul Grist

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Jack; Dave; Margie
Synopsis:
Jack is wild presence who lives above Dave's flat.

Promisucity (Table of Contents)

Mr Mamoulian / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Brian Bolland
Pencils:
Brian Bolland
Inks:
Brian Bolland
Letters:
Brian Bolland

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Mr. Mamoulian
Synopsis:
Mr. Mamoulian must become less promiscuous.
Reprints:

["If you're who I think you are..."] (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:
How was it at the dawn of time?
Reprints:
  • In Temptation (Penguin Books, 1991 series) #[nn] (1991)

Hip Parade (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gilbert Hernandez; Ed Pinsent; Dudley D. Watkins; Bill Watterson
Inks:
Gilbert Hernandez; Ed Pinsent; Dudley D. Watkins; Bill Watterson
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Comics related top 30 voted by readers. The top five are Los Bros Hernandez, Krazy Kat, Watchmen, Glenn Dakin and Ed Pinsent.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Red Guitar
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Frankie Stein
  3. 2. Popular Graphics
  4. 3. A Winter's Tale
  5. 4. The Beano Boys
  6. 5. Sav's Wax
    Sav Sadness
  7. 6. Reviews
  8. 7. Woods Tonight
    Alec
  9. 8. Lorenzo Mattotti
    Profile
  10. 9. Insomnia
  11. 10. Panthra
  12. 11. Fast Fiction
  13. 12. The Factory Of Death
  14. 13. Absent Friends
  15. 14. Promisucity
    Mr Mamoulian
  16. 15. ["If you're who I think you are..."]
    Temptation
  17. 16. Hip Parade
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